Recently, Morgan Stanley Investment Management, Goldman Sachs, and Bank of America Merrill Lynch bought Emerge Energy Services (EMES) shares totaling nearly 2 million.
The S&P 500 Index (SPY) is currently trading at price-to-earnings multiple of 18.6x.
The S&P 500 Index is trading 1.2% above its 20-day moving average and 6% above its 100-day moving average.
Various US indexes such as the S&P 500 Index (SPY), the Dow Jones Industrial Average (DIA), and the NASDAQ Composite have performed well since the US election.
In 4Q16, IBM reported diluted EPS (earnings per share) of $4.73.
In 4Q16, US (SPY) (QQQ) (VFINX) real GDP grew at an annual rate of 1.9% compared to a 3.5% rise in 3Q16.
On May 16, 2016, Berkshire Hathaway (BRK) took a new stake worth $1.0 billion in Apple (AAPL).
Warren Buffett’s first piece of investment advice is “don’t try to time the markets.”
In 4Q16, US (SPY) (QQQ) (IVV) (VFINX) real GDP grew at an annual rate of 1.9% compared to a 3.5% rise in 3Q16.
The broad market S&P 500 Index (SPY) has risen nearly 221% since the 2008 subprime crisis as of February 20, 2017.
Jack Bogle said that indexing could provide a good return if it’s based on a broad market index like the S&P 500 Index (SPY).
On Tuesday, February 21, 2017, Vanguard founder and former CEO, Jack Bogle, discussed his views on the market’s recent movement and his passive investment strategy in an interview with CNBC.
The airline industry is a cyclical industry. The cyclical sector has a sizable correlation with the various phases of the business cycle.
The Shanghai Composite Index (SSE) showed a huge fall in performance at the beginning of 2016 since there was a huge contraction in China’s manufacturing PMI.
On May 16, 2016, Berkshire Hathaway (BRK) took a new stake worth $1.0 billion in Apple (AAPL). That came after Apple reported its 1Q16 earnings on April 26, 2016.
Charlie Munger discussed some of his strategies and favorite stocks at the annual meeting of the Daily Journal in February 2017.
Janus Capital’s Bill Gross said on January 20, 2017, Trump’s inauguration day, that there will be more investing during this presidency.
Goldman Sachs believes we may see a great market disruption in the present scenario. It believes more pressure on immigration could affect some US businesses.
Some investment firms are waiting for a change in policy so they can reevaluate their positions accordingly.
On February 3, 2017, a team of Goldman Sachs (GS) analysts wrote, “One month into the year, the balance of risks is somewhat less positive in our view.”