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Here’s why oil majors may struggle to find bargains in the shale patch

Oil prices are a wild-card, says Bryant Dieffenbacher, a high-yield credit analyst at Franklin Templeton, about why hard-hit energy industry likely won’t see a wave of consolidation.

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Fed’s fast and furious reaction to pandemic could grow balance sheet to $10 trillion by early next year

Mackay Shields’ CEO Jeffrey Phlegar compares the Federal Reserve’s quick reaction to the ‘Great Lockdown’ sparked by the coronavirus pandemic expansion in March, with its more labored response more than a decade ago at the...

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Why Kohl’s Stock Soared After an Analyst’s Price Cut

Kohl’s balance sheet and financial flexibility will help the retailer weather the storm—and even gain market share, an analyst at Guggenheim says.

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Years Ending in Zero Are Bad News For Stocks

Calendar years ending in zero have produced the worst stock market returns, according to an analysis from Ned Davis Research.

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The Dow Surged 359 Points Because Coronavirus Restrictions Are Loosening

Stocks rose after Georgia, Oklahoma, Alaska and South Carolina began to reopen over the weekend. The Covid-19 pandemic had forced much of the nation into a shutdown. Other states are looking to loosen restrictions, as well.

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Stock Market Is Most Concentrated Since Tech Bubble

One fifth of the S&P 500’s market cap is accounted for by five big tech companies, marking the highest level of concentration for the index since the 2000 tech bubble, when equity market concentration stood at 18%, Goldman...

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Wall Street Disagrees About the Earnings for These Stocks

Coronavirus has made forecasting earnings all the more difficult for Wall Street analysts. These stocks might be the most unpredictable.

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5 Stocks That Dropped While the S&P 500 Soared

The S&P 500 gained 27% from its bottom on March 23 through April 24. We explain why these five stocks have fallen, and what they need to join the upside.

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‘Bond King’ warns the stock market could hit new lows amid ‘social unease’

Jeffrey Gundlach, CEO of DoubleLine, delivered another gloomy outlook for stocks.

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6 Dow Stocks Dropped Monday. What That Says About the Coronavirus Recovery.

The Dow gained 358 points on Monday, and many of its hardest hit stocks were among the biggest winners. What its six losers say about how Wall Street is betting.

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This corporate debt fund is the ‘most overvalued asset’ in the bond market, says Gundlach

Jeffrey Gundlach, the vocal bond-market investor in charge of DoubleLine Capital, says a BlackRock-managed corporate bond ETF is overvalued.

10-year Treasury yield marks biggest one-day climb in three weeks as stocks rise

Treasury yields rise in line with stocks on Monday as investors eye the prospect of re-openings across Europe and the U.S., with the tally of deaths due to COVID-19 starting to decline in those countries.

Stocks Rise as Volatility Index Continues to Ease

The Cboe Volatility Index, or VIX, fell 8.4% on Monday to below 33 points. It’s the lowest the VIX has gone since early March.

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Alphabet Reports Earnings Tomorrow. Here’s What to Expect.

First-quarter results could provide a first look at how the search engine giant has been affected by the economic downturn caused by the Covid-19 pandemic.

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Which Small Banks Might Do Better? Analysts Look at Virus Footprint.

It has been a tough time to be a bank investor, but one team of analysts came up with a novel way to evaluate smaller banks by looking at when they are likely to resume normal operations.

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Tech stocks have weathered the coronavirus panic, but some analysts wonder if this resilience can last

Tech stocks have proven much more durable than the market more broadly, sparking a debate among investors and analysts as to whether this enthusiasm is justified or misguided.

Dow up 400 points on gains in shares of 3M, Walt Disney

Dow up 400 points on gains in shares of 3M, Walt Disney

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U.S. oil price drops nearly 25% to finish below $13 a barrel

U.S. oil futures post a loss of almost 25% on Monday as reignited concerns about a scarcity of places to put an overflow of crude sent the June contract to its second-lowest settlement on record.

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What to Expect From American, Southwest Earnings Report

American and Southwest airlines are flying in different directions, with Southwest looking relatively strong while American appears to be in precarious financial shape.

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The ‘Great Repression’ is here and it will make past downturns look tame, economist says

In the wake of the coronavirus crisis, investors need to brace for the “Great Repression,” which may be even uglier than the financial crisis-caused downturn of a decade ago.

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