Occidental Oil High Revenue Estimates, Debt Reimbursement

Font size Occidental stock has doubled this year and is the top performing stock in the S&P 500, Callaghan O’Hare / Bloomberg Warren Buffett may like Mysterious Oil ‘S second quarter earnings report. Mystic Oil (Stock OXY), where Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway (BRK/A, BRK/B) is the largest shareholder, topping profit estimates, has paid off nearly $5 … Read more

Market spike after Fed hike is ‘lure’, Morgan Stanley warns buyers

Morgan Stanley is urging investors against pouring their money into stocks despite the market jump following the Fed’s decision. Mike Wilson, the company’s director of US equity strategy and chief investment officer, said he believes Wall Street’s excitement about the idea that rate hikes may slow down sooner than expected is too early and problematic. … Read more

US Treasury yields are decrease forward of key Fed choice

US Treasury yields fell on Tuesday as investors braced for an important policy decision from the Federal Reserve. Return on benchmark 10-year Treasury bond down 4 basis points to 2.781%, while yields above 30-year Treasury bond down 4 basis points to 3.01%. Yields move inversely to price and basis point by 0.01%. Much of this … Read more

Treasury yields rise because the curve stays inverted; traders watch the Fed

US Treasury yields were slightly higher on Monday, but the key yield curve remained inverted, with investors gauging the possibility of a Federal Reserve policy change next week. At around 6:04 a.m. ET, yielding above the benchmark 10-year Treasury bond increased to 2.963% while the yield above 30-year Treasury bond an increase of 3.117%. Yields … Read more

Bond yields slide, key yield curve inversion narrows as traders take into account Fed’s subsequent transfer

Key Treasury yield curve inversion narrowed on Friday, after touching steepest level since 2000 Yesterday. Yield curve inversions, or when shorter-dated government bonds have higher yields than longer-term bonds, are often seen by the market as a sign that a recession is coming. But the gap between 2-year and 10-year yields narrowed on Friday as … Read more

Treasury yields ease barely forward of inflation information later this week

US Treasury yields slightly lower on Monday as traders continue to digest strong numbers in the latest jobs report and review inflation figures to be released later this week. Return on benchmark 10-year Treasury slide about one basis point is about 3,0878 percent, while the yield on 30-year Treasury bond also fell one basis point … Read more

US bonds proceed to ship recession warning indicators

Market expert track the spread between the longer-maturity Treasury yield and the shorter-term yield, with the former being generally higher. However, 2-year Treasury yield rose three basis points to 2.998% on Wednesday, holding over 10 years. That so-called reversal, especially if sustained, is often interpreted as a warning sign that the economy may be weakening … Read more

Some specialists say a recession is coming. Learn how to put together your portfolio

Phonlamaiphoto | Istock | beautiful pictures Months of stock market volatility, rising inflation and rising interest rates have left many investors wondering if a recession is imminent. The stock market fell again on Thursday, with S&P 500 its limit worst six-month start to a year since 1970. As of now, it is down more than … Read more

Some consultants say a recession is coming. The way to put together your portfolio

Phonlamaiphoto | Istock | beautiful pictures Months of stock market volatility, rising inflation and rising interest rates have left many investors wondering if a recession is imminent. The stock market fell again on Thursday, with S&P 500 its limit worst six-month start to a year since 1970. As of now, it is down more than … Read more

The S&P 500 has the worst half in 50 years, however the 60/40 portfolio is not lifeless but

Stock trader on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. Spencer Platt | Getty Images News | beautiful pictures The S&P 500 Indexa barometer of US stocks, just got worst first half of the year going back more than 50 years. The index has fallen 20.6 percent in the past six months, from its … Read more