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Chief economist update: A good problem to have?
BENJAMIN ONG  |  TUESDAY, 30 APR 2019
... problem to have, hey? Sure is, if not for the rise and rise in the US equity market - the S&P 500 (up 17.4% YTD) and the Nasdaq (up 23% YTD) have both surpassed their previous peaks. And this, with the mere forward guidance that the Fed funds rate would ...
Chief economist update: The Fed pause that refreshes
BENJAMIN ONG  |  WEDNESDAY, 24 APR 2019
You couldn't miss it even if you tried; the S&P 500 index and the Nasdaq Composite Index surpassed their former peaks overnight. And the Dow is not far behind - it's off a mere 0.6% away from its all-time high. Yes Virginia, you can be forgiven ...
Aussie blockchain investor goes global
ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  TUESDAY, 16 APR 2019
... evolution of a distributed database. We are seeing widespread adoption from JP Morgan, Facebook, IBM, Starbucks, Fidelity, Nasdaq , ASX etc." "Global banks are either developing their own protocol/solution or are part of a larger consortium. Blockchain ...
SMSF darlings revealed
KANIKA SOOD  |  MONDAY, 4 MAR 2019
... percent in the last 12 months. Investors in US-focused funds reduced exposure to the S&P 500 and increased exposure to the NASDAQ in the last six months of 2018. State Street's SPDR ASX 200 (ASX: STW) was the most traded ETF in the period, followed ...
Chief economist update: The Fed pause that refreshes
BENJAMIN ONG  |  THURSDAY, 31 JAN 2019
Three became two, two became one (maybe) or none (more likely). That's the genealogy of the number of interest rate hikes expected of the US Federal Reserve this year - a quick downshift from two 25 basis point increases in the fed funds rate the ...
Chief economist update: Trump trumps Fed
BENJAMIN ONG  |  TUESDAY, 29 JAN 2019
... but for a different reason. The Dow rose by 0.7% on the day (January 25 in New York); the S&P 500 increased 0.8% and the Nasdaq jumped 1.3%. Trump did it! Wall Street's gains came after POTUS announced that he has reached a deal with the US Congress ...
Chief economist update: Powell Power
BENJAMIN ONG  |  THURSDAY, 29 NOV 2018
... point, probably." As a result, US benchmark equity indices dropped in the month of October - S&P 500 (-6.9%); DJIA (-5.1%); Nasdaq (-9.2%); Russell 2000 (-10.9) - pulling down stock market indices around the world with them. But hey, today is a different ...
Chief economist update: Thanks for nothing
BENJAMIN ONG  |  WEDNESDAY, 21 NOV 2018
... equity indices are now in the red for the year - S&P 500 down 1.2% year-to-date; DJIA down 1%; Russell 2000 down 4.3%. The Nasdaq remains on the plus side, but only just - up 0.08% - and another down day could tip it into the minus column alongside its ...
Morningstar IM appoints regional chief investment officer
KANIKA SOOD  |  TUESDAY, 13 NOV 2018
... Investment Management Australia provides discretionary investment management and advisory services. It is a subsidiary of the NASDAQ-listed Morningstar, Inc.
Chief economist update: Buy the dip or sell the rallies?
BENJAMIN ONG  |  TUESDAY, 13 NOV 2018
... Virginia, this is the general theme explaining for why Wall Street dropped (big time) - Dow down 2.3%; S&P 500 down 2%; Nasdaq down 2.8%; Russell 2000 2% - as it did in the first trading day of this week. I think Factset forgot to include "selling on ...
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