Tag: NASDAQ 100 Index (NASDAQ Calculation)

Small-cap stocks are getting crushed this week — here’s what it means

The reflation trade giveth and the reflation trade taketh away. That’s been the case for U.S. small-cap stock-market investors since last fall, with the recent...

Stock-market investors are ‘living through 3 transitions’ and short-term volatility may be ‘gut wrenching’

This is a unique period for financial markets, buffeted not just by a wall of worry but a trifecta of inflection points that could feed...

Stocks and QE: The S&P 500 would be around 45% lower without Fed bond-buying, says Societe Generale

How much of the stock market’s gain since the financial crisis is due to the Federal Reserve’s extraordinary monetary policy actions, particularly quantitative easing, or...

Dow slips 120 points as tech stocks hammered early Friday as focus shifts to China-U.S. tensions and fiscal stimulus bill languishes

U.S. stocks skidded lower Friday, with the technology-laden Nasdaq Composite set to notch its first back-to-back decline since mid-May as investors turned their attention to...