5 signs the world is headed for a recession

New York CNN Business  —  Around the world, markets are flashing warning signs that the global economy is teetering on a cliff’s edge. The question of a recession is no longer if, but when. Over the past week, the pulse of those flashing red lights quickened as markets grappled with the reality — once speculative, … Read more

Underperformance is ‘abysmal’ in the long run for active fund managers

The S&P 500 may be trading around 2022 lows, but a new report finds active managers are having their best year since 2009. The numbers suggest they still have a long way to go, though. S&P Global recently published its Mid-Year 2022 SPIVA U.S. Scorecard, which measures how well U.S. actively managed funds perform against … Read more

Charts suggest it’s ‘way too early’ for the market to rebound

CNBC’s Jim Cramer on Friday warned investors that the stock market is unlikely to recover anytime soon. “The charts, as interpreted by Mark Sebastian … suggest that this market’s got more downside, and it’s way too early to go really bullish,” he said.  related investing news Chart analysts say the breakdown in Apple’s stock may … Read more

How to protect your 401(k) in a bear market

Editor’s Note: This is an updated version of a story that originally ran on August 29, 2022. Stocks and bonds are trading in bear territory. And given current circumstances, it’s fair to assume the markets will remain volatile for awhile. Interest rates are rising quickly in the US and Europe amid government efforts to tamp … Read more

Jeremy Siegel says you should still bet on stocks for the long run as market will overcome inflation

Wharton Professor Jeremy Siegel has received a lot of attention for his harsh criticism of the Federal Reserve recently , but that’s not why he is famous. His 1994 book, “Stocks for the Long Run,” chronicled almost 200 years of investing in stocks and bonds, and contained groundbreaking research on the long-term outperformance of stocks over bonds … Read more

Stock futures are up slightly following Thursday’s broad sell-off

Stock futures were up slightly Thursday evening following a sharp sell-off that brought the S&P 500 to a new 2022 low. Futures for the S&P 500 were up 0.26%. The Dow Jones Industrial Average futures were up 0.17%. Nasdaq 100 futures were up 0.14%. The 2022 sell-off resumed in full force during regular trading on … Read more

This 1930s fund is beating the S&P 500 in 2022 – by doing nothing

An 87-year-old mutual fund formed in the depths of the Great Depression is beating the S & P 500 this year. Its strategy: Do nothing. What is today the Voya Corporate Leaders Trust Fund was first established in 1935 as a concentrated portfolio of 30 blue chip companies that were considered unlikely to go bankrupt … Read more

Don’t wait for the market bottom, buy now, David Rubenstein says

David Rubenstein, Carlyle Group, at CNBC’s Delivering Alpha, Sept. 28, 2022. Scott Mlyn | CNBC Investors looking to scoop up deals and position themselves for long-term growth should act now instead of waiting for stocks to bottom, David Rubenstein said Wednesday. “People shouldn’t be afraid of going in and buying things now,” The Carlyle Group … Read more

European markets rebounds after BoE steps in to calm markets

CNBC Pro: Analyst says this FAANG stock is an evergreen winner — and investors should buy the dip Tech stocks have had a difficult year so far but a Rosenblatt Securities analyst thinks the sell-off is an opportunity for long-term investors to buy the dip.   “Stay away from the losers,” he said, recommending “winners … Read more

China’s central bank PBOC warns against yuan speculation

The Chinese yuan weakened past the closely-watched 7.2 level against the greenback this week. Getty Images BEIJING — The People’s Bank of China has warned against betting on the yuan, after its rapid decline against the U.S. dollar this week. “Do not bet on a one-sided appreciation or deprecation of the renminbi exchange rate,” the … Read more