Alibaba’s plan for a potentially record-breaking initial public offering is prompting other companies to push back their own stock-market debuts. Telis Demos joins MoneyBeat with Paul Vigna. Photo: Getty Images.
Marketwatch’s Charles Jaffe joins MoneyBeat and says that while Direxion’s new iBillionaire Index ETF (which opens Friday) sounds like a good idea, but investors might want to hold off on pressing the gas pedal.
Marketwatch’s Chuck Jaffe thinks Dow 17000 is just another number and attention on similar milestone marks draws attention away from larger issues.
When ECB chief Mario Draghi complained Saturday that the strong euro is depressing the price of imported goods, feeding deflation and hurting weaker euro-zone countries, the market impact has been virtually indiscernible. Michael Casey joins MoneyBeat. Photo: AP.
A month after a firestorm erupted over Newsweek’s claim that it “unmasked” the creator of bitcoin, a U.K. university has released a new study that points to a different candidate. Michael Casey joins MoneyBeat.
Barron’s Senior Editor Jack Hough points out the skies could be friendly to investors when it comes to Air Canada stock, which he says has a 40% upside.
The battle for viewership has transformed the media landscape over the past decade. New data from the Interactive Advertising Bureau shows digital advertising is beating out its traditional broadcast counterpart. David Williams, chairman and CEO of marketing company Merkle, joins MoneyBeat.
The Nasdaq Composite Index tumbled toward its steepest one-day slide in almost 2½ years as investors resumed selling risky biotechnology and smaller technology smaller technology stocks after a two-session reprieve. MoneyBeat’s Steven Russolillo explains why on the News Hub.
Gold miners have been a dull investment for years, but with gold prices rising and miner recalibrating their strategies, mining stocks are looking up. Heard on the Street’s Liam Denning joins MoneyBeat.
This morning’s consumer-sentiment report showed sentiment was weaker than expected in March. Does that mean anything for stocks? Not as much as you might think. Spencer Jakab explains on MoneyBeat.
The S 500 recently crossed under a key technical barrier that may scramble the math on the bulls. Tomi Kilgore reports on MoneyBeat.
The S hit fresh highs on the heels of the five-year anniversary for the Dow’s bull market run. But MarketWatch’s Chuck Jaffe warns that investors shouldn’t forget how they felt five years ago. Photo: AP.