The major county in America where home prices just dropped the most is …

The major county in America where home prices just dropped the most is …

Buyers may be starting to see home price drops in some areas. (Getty Images) Home buyers have watched as home prices marched upwards for the past few years, but now many of you will finally get some relief — at least in some spots. “Home price appreciation has slowed dramatically in most markets, and there … Read more

Stocks and bonds are ‘discounting for a disaster’ after the worst stretch for investors in 20 years

Stocks and bonds are ‘discounting for a disaster’ after the worst stretch for investors in 20 years

Things could always get worse. The S&P 500 index SPX, -1.51% on Friday cemented its worst monthly percentage fall since the pandemic lockdowns of March 2020, but also joined the Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA, -1.71% and Nasdaq Composite Index COMP, -1.51% in booking the worst, first 9-month stretch since 2002, according to Dow Jones … Read more

US will turn into a buyers’ housing marke in 2023, most experts say. Here’s where you’ll see the biggest declines.

US will turn into a buyers’ housing marke in 2023, most experts say.  Here’s where you’ll see the biggest declines.

Frustrated by the housing market? Housing experts say they’re expecting the market to tip back into buyers’ court by 2023, according to a new report. Mortgage rates are approaching 7%, but home prices are only slowly coming back down and inventory is still tight compared to pre-pandemic levels. Still, the US housing market will shift … Read more

US will turn into a buyers’ housing marke in 2023, most experts say. Here’s where you’ll see the biggest declines.

US will turn into a buyers’ housing marke in 2023, most experts say.  Here’s where you’ll see the biggest declines.

Frustrated by the housing market? Housing experts say they’re expecting the market to tip back into buyers’ court by 2023, according to a new report. Mortgage rates are approaching 7%, but home prices are only slowly coming back down and inventory is still tight compared to pre-pandemic levels. Still, the US housing market will shift … Read more

‘Painfully slow capitulation’: Why investors keep getting inflation wrong

‘Painfully slow capitulation’: Why investors keep getting inflation wrong

A brutal third quarter in financial markets came to a close on Friday and one thing is overwhelmingly clear: Inflation is the single most important factor driving asset valuations right now and yet few, if any, people are able to accurately predict where it’s likely to go. . The reason? Professional forecasters, policy makers and … Read more

Exela Technologies Inc. stock rises Friday, outperforms market

Exela Technologies Inc. stock rises Friday, outperforms market

Shares of Exela Technologies Inc. XELA, +0.11% inched 0.11% higher to $0.45 Friday, on what proved to be an all-around grim trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index SPX, -1.51% falling 1.51% to 3,585.62 and Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA, -1.71% falling 1.71% to 28,725.51. Exela Technologies Inc. closed $47.15 below … Read more

Microsoft Corp. stock falls Friday, underperforms market

Exela Technologies Inc. stock rises Friday, outperforms market

Shares of Microsoft Corp. MSFT, -1.94% shed 1.94% to $232.90 Friday, on what proved to be an all-around rough trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index SPX, -1.51% falling 1.51% to 3,585.62 and Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA, -1.71% falling 1.71% to 28,725.51. This was the stock’s second consecutive day of … Read more

Nike, Boeing share losses lead Dow’s 340-point drop

Nike, Boeing share losses lead Dow’s 340-point drop

Behind declines for shares of Nike and Boeing, the Dow Jones Industrial Average is in selloff mode Friday afternoon. The Dow DJIA, -1.71% was most recently trading 340 points, or 1.2%, lower, as shares of Nike NKE, -12.81% and Boeing BA, -3.39% are contributing to the blue-chip gauge’s intraday decline. Nike’s shares are off $11.60 … Read more

Here’s why investors should start betting on Apple and the stock market now

Here’s why investors should start betting on Apple and the stock market now

Sometimes it pays not to dismiss market lore. They said September was usually bad. They were right. The S&P 500SPX, -2.11% will enter the last trading day of the month having shed 7.95%. Worries over inflation and higher borrowing costs – not to mention a bond crisis in the UK – took their toll. But … Read more

China Caixin Manufacturing PMI Marks Second Straight Month of Contraction

Nike, Boeing share losses lead Dow’s 340-point drop

A private gauge measuring China’s factory activity fell deeper into contraction in September, in contrast to the official index, which rebounded into growth territory. The China Caixin manufacturing purchasing managers index dropped to 48.1 in September from 49.5 in August, according to data released Friday by Caixin Media Co. and S&P Global. China’s official manufacturing … Read more