December 7, 2018 Weekly Market Recap

December 7, 2018 Weekly Market Recap

Stocks continued their slide this week. The S&P 500 fell 4.6%, as global growth concerns were exacerbated by negative developments regarding U.S-China trade negotiations and the continued flattening of the U.S. Treasury yield curve. The Dow Jones Industrial Average lost 4.5%, the Nasdaq Composite lost 4.9%, and the Russell 2000 lost 5.6%. Investors breathed a fleeting sigh relief that trade relations between the U.S. and China did not worsen over the weekend after the two countries agreed to suspend further tariff actions for 90 days to allow more time for…

Facebook CEO plans public debates about tech for 2019 personal challenge By Reuters

© Reuters. FILE PHOTO: Facebook’s founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg speaks at the Viva Tech start-up and technology summit in Paris (Reuters) – Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:) Chief Executive Officer Mark Zuckerberg said on Tuesday he will host a series of public discussions about the future of technology in society as part of his personal challenge this year. Zuckerberg sounded his plan in a Facebook post, which has been a regular feature when he airs his New Year’s resolutions that in the past have included personal goals such as learning Mandarin…

Why Did Wa-mart Fail In Brazil?

Date: 2019-01-08 17:00:04 Wallmart operates MORENET 11,000 across 27 countries. In JUNE 2018, Wallmart Sold 80 Percentages of its Stakes in Brasil, a country Whither it once had 558 storefronts at its peak. this video to out why the Retailer had to Pull back the Brasillian market. » Subscriptions to : http://cnb.cx/Subscriptions About : From ‘Wall Street’ to ‘Main Street’ to award Original Documentarians and REALITY TV series, has you covered. Experiences special Sneak peeks of Youse Favorite shows, video and MORENET. Connect With Currentevents Online Get the latest news:…

Downside Protection: Another Perk Of Dividend Growth Strategies

Downside Protection: Another Perk Of Dividend Growth Strategies

Investors often expect dividend stocks and exchange traded funds to offer some downside protection when equities falter, but as 2018 proved, it pays to be selective with dividend ETFs when looking for downside buffers. Dividend growth ETFs such as the ProShares S&P 500 Dividend Aristocrats ETF (CBOE: NOBL), can help investors limit volatility when broader markets decline. What Happened NOBL targets the S&P 500 Dividend Aristocrats Index, a benchmark that requires its components to have minimum dividend increase streaks of 25 years. The strategy proved less troublesome than diversified equity benchmarks…