Wall Street experts are ignoring major warning signs being flashed by the market — and their negligence could speed up the next stock crash

Wall Street experts are ignoring major warning signs being flashed by the market — and their negligence could speed up the next stock crash

The upcoming earnings season will be one of the most important and closely watched in years. Stock investors will be scouring results for any sign of an impending profit growth slowdown — or perhaps one that’s already underway. And based on what’s happened in recent weeks, they’re right to be worried. In early January, Apple…

A Wall Street strategist says the next recession will be a lot like the 2001 collapse — here’s why that might not be such a bad thing

A Wall Street strategist says the next recession will be a lot like the 2001 collapse — here’s why that might not be such a bad thing

Like it or not, the US economy is hurtling towards its next recession. Anyone who’s been following recent developments in the stock market, international trade, and China’s economy — just to name a few factors — understands why financial pros are markedly more bearish now than they were a quarter ago. The exact timing of…

A Wall Street chief strategist explains why we’ve dodged a recession for now — and lays out 5 trades for an explosive stock rebound

A Wall Street chief strategist explains why we’ve dodged a recession for now — and lays out 5 trades for an explosive stock rebound

As the stock market endured a turbulent final quarter of 2018, cries of an imminent economic recession grew louder. One of the main reasons stocks hit such a bumpy patch was that the economy had, by many metrics, heated up to an unsustainable degree. Readings of measures like core producer price inflation and wage inflation…

A group of Wall Street firms are planning to launch a stock exchange that should ‚scare the living daylights out of NYSE and Nasdaq’

A group of Wall Street firms are planning to launch a stock exchange that should ‚scare the living daylights out of NYSE and Nasdaq’

A group of big Wall Street firms including Fidelity Investments, Morgan Stanley, and UBS announced a plan on Monday to launch a new equities exchange that will take on the New York Stock Exchange and Nasdaq. The Members Exchange, or MEMX, will be owned entirely by its founding members, who plan to file an application…

Wall Street bonus season is upon us — here’s when the big banks will tell employees how much they’ll be paid

Wall Street bonus season is upon us — here’s when the big banks will tell employees how much they’ll be paid

The most exciting, and potentially nerve-wracking, time of year on Wall Street is upon us again: Bonus season. While most employees at the big US banks command healthy six-figure base salaries, the annual bonus is where the best on Wall Street really earn the fortunes that fund their lavish vacation homes in the Hamptons and…

Wall Street banks have been fighting like crazy over top tech bankers, and they’re spending millions to get them in the door

Wall Street banks have been fighting like crazy over top tech bankers, and they’re spending millions to get them in the door

Wall Street investment banks are still shopping this December, and tech bankers — the most coveted and expensive specialists in the dealmaking universe — continue to fly off the shelves. Earlier this week, Deutsche Bank hired software banker Greg Thorne from Stifel — the bank’s second software hire in as many months. Last week, it…

The Wall Street Journal ran a cowardly, race-baiting article on ‚Islamic England’: I live there. They’re dead wrong

The Wall Street Journal ran a cowardly, race-baiting article on ‚Islamic England’: I live there. They’re dead wrong

I’m sick of hearing people bad mouth a neighborhood I’ve come to love as my own. Alex Lockie Andy Ngo, an editor at Quillette, wrote an opinion column in the Wall Street Journal about „Islamic England” that plays fast and loose with facts and context in a cowardly attempt to fear monger around England’s Muslim…

Google built a tiny Street View car to map out one of the world’s largest model cities, and the results are incredible

Google built a tiny Street View car to map out one of the world’s largest model cities, and the results are incredible

An artist paints the tiny mounted camera on Google’s mini Street View car. Google The „Miniatur Wunderland” exhibition, located in Hamburg, Germany, is the world’s largest model railway. If you’ve never seen it before, it’s one of the cutest, most detailed miniature models you’ll ever see in your life. To bring new perspective to the…

Dropbox just beat Wall Street targets for its first earnings report as a public company but the stock is slipping

Dropbox just beat Wall Street targets for its first earnings report as a public company but the stock is slipping

Dropbox beat Wall Street’s Q1 targets and gave a better-than-expected business forecast on Thursday in its first quarterly report card as a public company. But with investors having already bid up the stock sharply in the first few weeks since its IPO, shares of Dropbox slipped slightly after the „beat-and-raise” report. The cloud storage company’s…