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Bank regulators to roll back postcrisis rules that could unleash billions from the nation’s biggest financial institutions

Federal regulators are set to roll back a postcrisis rule that could free up tens of billions of dollars for major banks, delivering Wall Street one of its biggest wins of the Trump administration.

by Paul Kiernan
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The S&P 500 is cheaper — and more profitable — than you think

Second-quarter earnings are distorted, and the stock market will keep going up.

by David Trainer
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Here’s the secret sauce to handle the stock market’s election and virus fears

Proper risk management — of which there are at least 12 examples — should be high on investors’ list.

by Nigam Arora
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Why Facebook, Amazon, Apple and other highfliers now look a lot like the ‘Nifty Fifty’ bubble stocks of the 1970s

Investors who buy regardless of price and valuation inevitably get hit with reality, writes Vitaliy Katsenelson.

by Vitaliy Katsenelson
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Stocks are heading toward a bearish pattern — this move could turn it around

Plus, many recent studies suggest short-term weakness.

by Simon Maierhofer
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China’s top stock index is being overhauled — which hasn’t happened in three decades

The Shanghai Composite will expand the wait period for new entrants, welcome tech companies from the bourse’s STAR Market, and kick out at-risk firms.

by Tanner Brown
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Trump kept these tech giants apart — now one’s a ‘buy’ and the other should be avoided

Charles Lemonides of ValueWorks makes the case for a 5G play.

by Philip van Doorn
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Here’s why the FDA may approve a Covid-19 vaccine before the November elections, according to Jefferies’ biotech-research team

If true, any approval may not actually benefit a vaccine company, but instead other parts of the stock market.

by Michael Brush
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Think it’s too late to buy big tech stocks? Here’s an overlooked comeback play with a 5% dividend

IBM will provide you with a large income stream as it makes moves to return to growth under a new CEO.

by Philip van Doorn
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V, U, W or L — here’s what really matters about the shape of the economy’s recovery

Profit margins are most important to stock investors in the short-term, writes Mark Hulbert.

by Mark Hulbert
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The ‘Single Greatest Predictor of Future Stock Market Returns’ has a message for us from 2030

Percentage of stock U.S. households own determines the market’s 10-year return, writes Mark Hulbert.

by Mark Hulbert
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Insiders in these 2 market sectors are spending the most money to buy more of their company’s stock

Corporate executives and directors are bullish on financial and energy stocks, writes Mark Hulbert.

by Mark Hulbert
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The first crack appears in bulls’ thesis that the stock market will rise no matter what

Money printing by the Federal Reserve has propelled stocks for more than a decade. But that effect may soon wear off.

by Nigam Arora
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How to build an investment portfolio that supports racial justice

If you are an investor of any type - whether you have a 401(k), IRA, or trading account - you may be looking at your stock portfolio and wondering: what can I do to support racial justice with my dollars? Here's what you n...

by Ellie Ismailidou
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Rebuilding America paves the way for potential gains in these construction and engineering stocks

‘If infrastructure is part of the general fiscal stimulus plan, that makes it more palatable,’ says Brian Sponheimer of the Gabelli Asset Fund.

by Michael Brush
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Robinhood traders could learn from this growth-stock investor who’s beaten indexes by a wide margin for years

Don’t let beginner’s luck fool you into making a painful mistake. John Malooly of Wasatch Ultra Growth explains how to pick winners and prevent your portfolio from blowing up.

by Michael Brush
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The stock market is tracing an important reversal pattern that you should watch

Offsetting this pattern is the Federal Reserve’s unprecedented stimulus.

by Nigam Arora
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What is asset allocation?

Determining your asset allocation is one of the most important investment decisions you can make. Here's how to get started.

by Ellie Ismailidou
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Hedge funds are betting against U.K. stocks — here’s why

The number of “short positions” taken by hedge funds against U.K. stocks has surged by 25% in the first five months of the year, new research shows.

by Lina Saigol
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Thursday’s selloff should embolden the stock market’s long-term bulls

History says the S&P 500 should be higher in a year’s time.

by Simon Maierhofer