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admin February 2, 2019

In 2018, volatility jumped, interest rates rose and a flurry of negative geopolitical and economic news resulted in fragile markets, eventually producing the worst December for U.S. stocks since 1931. What strategies should investors consider this year? As a professor and practitioner of finance, I am fascinated by academic research that makes a substantive difference […]

admin February 1, 2019

Individual investors grew cautiously optimistic in January, with E-Trade clients aggressively buying stocks of companies they saw as having become oversold in December, Chris Larkin senior vice president of trading at E-Trade, told MarketWatch. “Clients were net buyers [in January], but it wasn’t the strongest month of buying we’ve seen,” he said. “Traders are thinking […]