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44 minutes 47 seconds ago
Barry Silbert, the chief executive officer of the Digital Currency Group, on Wednesday said that while he was extremely optimistic about the long-term prospects of bitcoin, as well as the broader cryptocurrency industry, a huge amount of new entrants seemed headed for zero.
53 minutes 8 seconds ago
Bitcoin is in rally mode, apparently. After months in the doldrums, the No. 1 digital currency extends its gains on Wednesday after following a sharp run-up in the previous session.
1 hour 7 minutes ago
Trading in Treasurys has been unusually muted in recent weeks, with yields traversing a narrow range. But to at least one strategist, this subdued action is evidence that a sharp selloff in the bond market, with yields inversely jumping higher, could in the offing.
1 hour 19 minutes ago
U.S. stocks Wednesday finish mostly higher, with the technology-centric Nasdaq ending oh-so-close to a back-to-back record, as an anecdotal account of business conditions in the Federal Reserve’s 12 districts painted an upbeat picture of the domestic economy.
1 hour 23 minutes ago
Treasury yields rise Wednesday after the Federal Reserve’ Beige Book highlighted growing wage pressures from a tightening labor market.
1 hour 56 minutes ago
Bond investors seem more concerned about rising U.S. interest rates than China tariffs, writes Ed Yardeni.
2 hours 7 minutes ago
The retirement crisis is real, but can this help?
2 hours 14 minutes ago
Valuations today are very high and sentiment is very positive — a bad combination, says Nigam Arora.
2 hours 21 minutes ago
This man says his credit score was damaged by his former partner’s shenanigans.
2 hours 22 minutes ago
This woman wonders whether she should give her brothers a chance to own this family heirloom.
2 hours 36 minutes ago
Shares of Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway were having their best day in nearly seven years on Wednesday, as Wall Street cheered the change in the company’s share repurchase policy, with one analyst calling it a “major positive catalyst.”
3 hours 15 minutes ago
A popular U.S. dollar index extends its gains on Wednesday, reflecting a broad advance in the buck against its major rivals.
3 hours 38 minutes ago
Gold prices settle slightly higher on Wednesday, ending a three-session streak of declines as a benchmark dollar index eased back toward session lows, allowing the yellow metal to avoid a finish in correction territory.
3 hours 55 minutes ago
The S&P 600 small-cap health-care sector is up 36% this year.
4 hours 1 minute ago
Credit-card debt is once again reaching record highs.
4 hours 56 minutes ago
It’s good to be reminded of randomness and risk in pursuit of returns.
5 hours 17 minutes ago
The pan-European equity index finish at the highest level in more than a month Wednesday, extending gains in the region to a second session amid a weakening euro and a round of well-received corporate results that fostered buying appetite.
5 hours 33 minutes ago
A 21-year-old New Yorker was called out on Twitter for her relying on her family to support her lavish lifestyle
5 hours 40 minutes ago
A retirement account is great, but having a financial plan with it is better.
5 hours 51 minutes ago
There is a lot to love about a Roth — here’s why.
21 minutes 13 seconds ago
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