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‘Oh my gosh, why am I not in the market?’ This forecaster says investors will be shocked by what’s about to happen next

Slower, but higher rates and no pivot this side of Christmas. It was the message from Fed Chairman Jerome Powell after the central bank’s fourth straight hike. Bruised investors look set to continue selling stocks on Thursday as yields rise. Not everyone agrees with Powell. “The Fed is making a huge policy mistake, and they …

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Opinion: Adobe’s stock got slammed for spending $20 billion on Figma. But it now owns a rare company.

Adobe beat revenue and profit expectations and announced the same day that it would acquire a smaller but faster-growing rival in online design collaboration tools. The stock market rewarded the company by driving down its ADBE shares, -3.12% to the lowest level in almost three years. Investors punished the company not for its earnings report, …

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These five stocks in the S&P 500 lost almost half a trillion dollars in value in one day amid widespread wipeout

A drop in gasoline prices couldn’t mask the problem that spooked investors on September 13: core consumer prices resumed their rapid rise in August. Fear of the Federal Reserve’s continued monetary policy tightening to fight inflation sent the Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA down 1,276 points (or 3.9%) to 31,104, with all 30 components posting …

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Robinhood users buy and hold companies ‘they know, understand and believe in for the long-term.’ Here are their favorite stocks.

According to a new index in the brokerage app aimed at new investors, tech companies, electric vehicle makers and some meme stocks are among the overall mix of stocks in Robinhood users’ portfolios. These are stocks like Amazon AMZN, +2.66%, MicrosoftMSFT, +2.30%, TeslaTSLA, +3.60%, AppleAAPL, +1.88%, Ford Motor Company F, -0.32% and Disney DIS, +2.54%. …

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Here are the worst (and best) performing stocks of August and for 2022

After a strong showing in July, when stock indexes rebounded from their 2022 lows of June, U.S. equities abruptly reversed course in August. Here’s the damage: Index Price change – July 29 through Aug. 30 Price change – 2022 through Aug. 30 Price change – 2021 S&P 500 SPX -3.5% -16.4% 26.9% Dow Jones Industrial …

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Why Is Bitcoin Down? The Selloff Hit Crypto Stocks Coinbase and Marathon, Too.

Text size Bitcoin fell below $22,000 on Friday. The time of dreams Bitcoin fell below $22,000 on Friday, after global equities fell amid uncertainty over the Federal Reserve’s aggressiveness in its efforts to quell inflation with interest rate hikes. Bitcoin, the world’s largest cryptocurrency, was down 8.4% to $21,498 in the past 24 hours, according …

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