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Neither bulls nor bears on Friday showed much interest in pushing their agenda. The S&P 500 (SPX) finished the session essentially flat at 4,026, states Jon Markman, editor of Strategic Advantage.
Life in the oil market is full of contradictions. Oil prices are plunging on slowing demand fears because of China lockdowns yet global supplies based on the inventories are still extremely tight, states Phil Flynn of PRICE Futures Group.
With the Thanksgiving holiday behind us and Cyber Monday in full swing, it’s time to look ahead to the final trading month in 2022, writes Ian Murphy of MurphyTrading.com.
We continue to believe that the domestic economy is not as bad as many make it out to be, states Bill Baruch of BlueLineFutures.com.
There was a recent major development that many investors have almost completely ignored: the U.S. government is getting into the domestic mining and battery industries, asserts Tony Daltorio, editor of Market Mavens.
Occidental Petroleum (OXY), one of the best-performing stocks in the S&P 500, posted strong third quarter figures, with revenues at $9.5 billion, up 40% YoY, compared to $6.8 billion a year ago, reports Todd Shaver, editor of Bull Market Report.
The BlackRock Science and Technology Trust II (BSTZ) — a recommendation in my portfolio — trades at a 16.5% discount to net asset value (NAV, or the value of its portfolio), observes Michael Foster, closed-end fund expert and editor of CEF Insider.
Four months ago, I expressed my frustration with Wall Street’s lack of enthusiasm for International Business Machines (IBM), a holding in our growth portfolio, recalls Jim Pearce, editor of Personal Finance.
Proprietary traders are significantly different from retail traders and have special tax compliance needs, explains Robert Green of GreenTraderTax.com.
Today, let’s talk about what type of trader you are. You might be wondering what I mean by that. In my mind, there are two distinct groups of traders, and we’ll talk about both of them in this video, states Markus Heitkoetter of Rockwell Trading.

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T. Rowe Price's Asset Allocation Committee remains cautious on risk assets, but has sentiment gotten too negative? Sebastien rarely saw such a glum mood on Wall Street. He will explain where they are already seeing pockets of opportunity.

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