Hello! Welcome back to Distributed Ledger, our weekly crypto newsletter that reaches your inbox every Thursday. I'll walk you through what's going on in the current bear market. As usual, find me on … [Read more...] about Crypto crash: forced selling cools down; correlation with equities back in focus
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Companies announce dividend increases all the time, but here's one that points to a simple investing strategy that can lower your risk and make you a lot of money over the years. Maybe it isn't so … [Read more...] about Here’s how you can compound dividend stocks to double the S&P 500’s return
This year's stock price declines make for an increasing number of stocks with high dividend yields of at least 5%. Below is a screen that highlights 29 that appear to be able to raise their payouts … [Read more...] about These dividend stocks yield at least 5% and have plenty of room to raise payouts
Stocks are on the rebound again, at least that's the vibe from futures.That's a day after Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell confirmed to lawmakers, what markets already knew — that a soft economic … [Read more...] about This star hedge-fund manager says some major tech names are now value plays, as he shorts one meme-stock favorite
Look out above, the dip buyers are back in town.Stocks are soaring — for now — as Wall Street returns from a long holiday weekend, with Fed Reserve Chair Jerome Powell testifying in front of Congress … [Read more...] about Elon Musk joins the growing chorus fearing a US recession. But there are stocks for that.
US stock futures climbed, offering investors a repossession from a recent stretch of whipsaw trading that had sent stocks and cryptocurrencies falling.Futures for the S&P 500 gained 1.8% on Tuesday, … [Read more...] about Stock Futures, Bitcoin Jump After S&P 500’s Worst Week in Two Years
With investors worldwide looking at a $1.5 trillion in recent cryptocurrency losses, a blizzard of class-action lawsuits are being prepared. One big question is: who, if anyone, is to blame? See: … [Read more...] about Trillion-dollar crypto collapse sparks flurry of US lawsuits – who’s to blame?
Historically bad. That's how the mammoth $53 trillion US fixed-income market has performed this year as the Federal Reserve works to curtail high inflation threatening to wreck the economy. To turbo … [Read more...] about What the Fed’s biggest rate hike in decades means for the bear market in bonds
The price of bitcoin lurched below $20,000, and below a level widely monitored by cryptocurrency enthusiasts, as a brutal selloff in crypto showed no signs of abating. Bitcoin fell as low … [Read more...] about Bitcoin’s Price Falls Below $20,000
The price of bitcoin has fallen below the key psychological level of $20,000 as a brutal selloff in cryptocurrencies deepened. Bitcoin fell momentarily to $18,739.50 and stayed below … [Read more...] about Bitcoin’s Price Falls Below $20,000