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09 Jun: Stock market investing greed is good

Stock market and greed in investing, trading Remember this speech and quote “Greed is good” from the Wall Street Movie? Stock trading is about greed and how you handle it. Take for example HTZ stock and CHK stocks, both are tumbling today, yet they surged during the previous stock market trading sessions. Traders that caught their recent stock price appreciation could have made money. Making money in stocks is not that easy, with the risk involved. Nothing wrong with making money with a speculative bet. As long as you can handle the risk of investing in stocks that move based on rumors and their fundamentals argue that there are important reasons to stay away from. Both stocks to buy, stocks to sell are risky. Risk management and money management, due diligence and financial analysis are very important for investing concepts. The stock market always has the element of greed in…

05 Jun: ZoomInfo stock soars on its debut trading day

ZoomInfo stock is the first software IPO of 2020 ZoomInfo Technologies Inc. (ZI) stock surged on its first public trading day closing at 34.00,+13.00 (+61.90%). “ZoomInfo Technologies (ZI) late Wednesday priced an initial offering of 44.5 million class A common shares at $21, giving the company a valuation of about $8.2 billion”, source: https://www.barrons.com/articles/zoominfo-prices-ipo-at-21-a-share-above-expected-range-51591282808?siteid=yhoof2&yptr=yahoo

04 Jun: S&P 500 technical analysis for June 4, 2020

S&P 500 technical analysis This is the technical analysis for the S&P 500 index today, June 4, 2020. The technical indicators, moving averages, and pivot points that act as support and resistance levels. Before investing or start trading in S&P 500 futures in the stock market make due diligence preparation and analysis. Stock market source: https://www.investing.com/technical/indices-technical-analysis S&P 500 index daily chart Source: Stockscharts.com

01 Jun: Stocks most volatile for May 29, 2020

Stocks most volatile Volatility in stocks presents both risk and opportunity. Extreme volatility makes stocks riskiest, but volatile stocks can present trading opportunities for those traders or investors who love risk. These are the most volatile stocks for May 29, 2020. A new month is starting today for the stock market, and further due diligence is suggested before investing in stocks. All stock prices, stock quotes are at the close on May 29, 2020. Minerva Neurosciences, Inc. (NERV): 3.7100-9.7600 (-72.46%) AgeX Therapeutics, Inc. (AGE): 1.1300+0.3750 (+49.67%) Sonoma Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (SNOA): 9.70+4.29 (+79.30%) Stock market source: Yahoo Finance, TradingView

27 May: Hertz stock rallies today more than 100%

Hertz Global Holdings, Inc. (HTZ) stock news Hertz Global Holdings, Inc. (HTZ) stock today rallies more than 100% as of 10:38 AM, Wednesday, May 27, 2020, Eastern Time (ET). The stock price is at 1.2924+0.7374 (+132.8649%). However there is very important news related to the fundamentals of the stock, the company has recently filed for bankruptcy and most probably will very soon get delisted. Stocks like this get a lot of volatility mostly for speculation. Not for investing under these market conditions. “The New York Stock Exchange initiated proceedings to delist Hertz Global Holdings Inc (NYSE: HTZ) on Tuesday following the car rental chain’s bankruptcy filing, according to Reuters. Coronavirus Fuels Hertz Bankruptcy Filing Economic damage from the coronavirus forced Hertz to file for Chapter 11 bankruptcy Friday after nearly a month of speculation. Between Feb. 20 and May 26, as the pandemic stalled airport business, Hertz’s stock fell from…

26 May: Stock futures for May 26, 2020

US stock futures update At 3:43 AM today, Tuesday, May 26, 2020, Eastern Time (ET) the US stock market futures are moving higher. The latest stock futures update is: S&P Futures: 3,005.25,+52.25(+1.77%)Dow Futures: 24,889.00,+465.00(+1.90%)Nasdaq Futures: 9,575.50,+169.25(+1.80%)Russell 2000 Futures: 1,388.10,+33.80(+2.50%) Commodities The crude oil prices and gold price are also higher. Crude Oil: 34.41,+1.16(+3.49%)Gold: 1,727.60,-7.90(-0.46%) Stock market update: Yahoo Finance

20 May: Stock futures for May 20, 2020

US stock futures update At 8:34 AM today, Wednesday, May 20, 2020, Eastern Time (ET) the US stock futures point to a higher open for the stock market. This is the latest stock futures update: S&P Futures: 2,956.00,+37.25(+1.28%)Dow Futures: 24,475.00,+317.00(+1.31%)Nasdaq Futures: 9,408.00,+107.25(+1.15%)Russell 2000 Futures: 1,331.90,+24.40(+1.87%) Also the crude oil prices and gold price are higher at 8:36 AM, ET time. Crude Oil: 32.70,+0.74(+2.32%)Gold: 1,754.60,+9.00(+0.52%) Stock market update: Yahoo Finance

02 May: An economic recession is almost imminent stock market may have trouble ahead

Economic recession and the stock market What is an economic recession and how it may have an effect on the stock market? “In economics, a recession is a business cycle contraction when there is a general decline in economic activity.[1][2] Recessions generally occur when there is a widespread drop in spending (an adverse demand shock). This may be triggered by various events, such as a financial crisis, an external trade shock, an adverse supply shock, the bursting of an economic bubble, or a large-scale natural or anthropogenic disaster (e.g. a pandemic). In the United States, it is defined as “a significant decline in economic activity spread across the market, lasting more than a few months, normally visible in real GDP, real income, employment, industrial production, and wholesale-retail sales”.[3] In the United Kingdom, it is defined as a negative economic growth for two consecutive quarters.[4][5] Governments usually respond to recessions by…

30 Apr: US stock futures for April 30, 2020

Stock futures point to small losses at the open of today’s trading session At 8:05 AM, today on Thursday, April 30, 2020, Eastern Time (ET) the latest stock futures update is the following: S&P Futures: 2,928.50,-12.50(-0.43%)Dow Futures: 24,460.00,-106.00(-0.43%)Nasdaq Futures: 9,066.50,+30.00(+0.33%)Russell 2000 Futures: 1,338.10,-20.90(-1.54%) Stock market update: Yahoo Finance Economic news At 8:30 AM, ET time there is the release of the weekly US jobless claims, and the figure may have an effect on the stock market today.

24 Apr: Stock market news for April 23, 2020

Stock market news “US stocks close mixed as virus drug report offsets oil-market surge. US closed mixed on Thursday as markets mulled the latest economic data detailing the coronavirus pandemic’s economic fallout.Jobless claims made in the week ended April 18 reached 4.4 million. It marked a decrease from previous weeks but brought the metric’s five-week total to more than 26 million. The latest claims reading is nearly six times the peak weekly level seen during the Great Recession.” Source: https://markets.businessinsider.com/news/stocks/stock-market-news-today-gilead-virus-drug-jobless-oil-prices-2020-4-1029124659 How the US stock market closed on April 23, 2020 S&P 500: 2,797.80,-1.51(-0.05%)Dow 30: 23,515.26,+39.44(+0.17%)Nasdaq: 8,494.75,-0.63(-0.01%)Russell 2000: 1,214.06,+12.54(+1.04%) Stocks gainers Lightbridge Corporation (LTBR): 3.5000+1.0100 (+40.56%) Chesapeake Energy Corporation (CHK): 27.49+7.31 (+36.22%) National Energy Services Reunited Corp. (NESR): 5.80+1.48 (+34.26%) Stocks losers Invesco Ltd. (IVZ): 7.24-1.94 (-21.13%) Liberty TripAdvisor Holdings, Inc. (LTRPB): 27.11-5.84 (-17.72%) NETGEAR, Inc. (NTGR): 21.66-4.36 (-16.76%) Most active stocks Inovio Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (INO): 12.03+0.32 (+2.73%) Snap Inc. (SNAP):…