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A Stock Analyst Lost $1 Million on a Penny Stock. He Spent the Next 10 Years Investigating How.

Chris DiIorio had just lost a million dollars.<p>This was back in 2006. DiIorio, who was 39 at the time, had recently moved with his new wife from …

Investing

Most banks expect BOJ stimulus, particularly ETF purchases: Survey

Most major banks are expecting the Bank of Japan (BOJ) to inject a hefty dose of stimulus, most likely including a bigger ETF buying program, when it …

Yahoo is now part of Oath

Before you continue...<p>Yahoo is now part of the Oath family. Due to EU data protection laws, we (Oath), our vendors and our partners need your consent …

Speech Mario Draghi: How domestic economic strength can prevail over global weakness

Speech Mario Draghi: How domestic economic strength can prevail over global weakness

Mario Draghi defends ECB’s monetary easing policy | Financial Times

Mario Draghi has launched a staunch defence of the European Central Bank’s aggressive monetary easing, in a fresh bid to counter criticism of the …

Economics

Cramer: How I knew to buy before the big rebound

Many think that complacency is a disease that only applies to bull markets, but Jim Cramer said that is not true. It is also possible to be too …

Allianz Global Investors equities CIO sees opportunities in Europe

Market returns ahead are likely to be less robust, but the recent selloff has made Europe's stocks look more attractive, Allianz Global Investors' …

This investor called the financial crisis - and is predicting market falls again

Martin Gray, one of a handful of fund managers who made money during the financial crisis, is concerned global equity stock markets are ripe for a fall<p>An investor who delivered a 12.3pc return for investors during the financial crisis despite global stock markets falls has said he is moving into …

Michael Burry, Real-Life Market Genius From <i>The Big Short</i>, Thinks Another Financial Crisis Is Looming

If <i>The Big Short</i>, Adam McKay’s adaptation of Michael Lewis’s book about the 2008 financial crisis and the subject of last month’s Vulture cover story, …

The close: U.S. stocks lower as oil prices tumble

U.S. stocks closed modestly lower on Monday as a deepening slump in crude oil prices pulled down energy and mining stocks on a lighter than usual day of trading. The TSX was closed for a holiday.<p>Chevron fell 1.8 per cent, the most in the Dow Jones industrial average. Consol Energy sank 9 per …

When To Buy Stocks

<b>A Grotesque World</b><p>Stocks have soared this week - no pre-Christmas panic this year. Tomorrow, we will reach into the archives for a visit with …

Mark Carney: Inflation could turn negative in spring

Inflation in the UK could temporarily turn negative in the spring because of falling oil prices, the governor of the Bank of England has said.<p>Launching the Bank's inflation report, Mark Carney added that prices were likely to rebound around the turn of the year, so this did not mean the economy had …

UK inflation rate rises to 0.1% in November

The UK's inflation rate turned positive in November for the first time in four months, official figures show.<p>The rate as measured by the Consumer Prices Index rose to 0.1%, the Office for National Statistics (ONS) said.<p>Transport costs, alcohol and tobacco prices were the main contributors to the …

On "Average", Stocks Are Testing The Post-2009 Uptrend

<i>Via Dana Lyons' Tumblr,</i><b>At this moment, an index that tracks the average stock move is testing the uptrend since 2009.</b>We talk often about the Value …

If you own stocks right now you're risking dollars to make pennies

The Fed has released its latest Z.1 report and, though it's not the timeliest of data, there are a few interesting data points to go over. First, the "Buffett Yardstick," market cap-to-GDP, shows some erosion from very elevated levels as stock prices fell during Q3.<p>The selloff in stocks also …

Nigeria's Stocks Fall to Three-Year Low as Foreigners Exit

Nigeria’s stocks fell to their lowest level in almost three years as foreigners exited the market amid fading hopes that President Muhammadu Buhari’s …

'We like volatility, we like things to move around,' Aurora's Corr on short-term investing

Unlike most investors, John Corr does not want to be the next Warren Buffett, the legendary value manager who is considered the greatest of all …