Is bitcoin growing up? Regulated futures boom as investors seek a safer ride

LONDON (Reuters) – When bitcoin was born it was a symbol of counterculture, a rebel currency with near-anonymity and a lack of regulation. A decade later, there are growing signs it’s entering the establishment its creators sought to subvert. As the cryptocurrency has surged in value bigger investors, from trading firms to hedge funds, have increasingly turned to exchanges regulated […]

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US stock futures down on trade worries

Concerns Trump’s Mexico tariff threat jeopardizes USMCA Daily Caller Editorial Director Vince Coglianese on the partisan politics in Washington, D.C., President Trump’s Mexico tariff threat, the future of USMCA and immigration reform. Heightened worries about the global economy on Monday left U.S. stock futures and Treasury yields poised to begin June lower. Continue Reading Below Front and center of those […]

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Stock futures up as Huawei ban delay offsets retail woes

Increased market volatility ahead over China trade uncertainties? E-Valuator Funds CIO Kevin Miller on Home Depot’s first-quarter results and the impact of U.S.-China trade tensions and the Federal Reserve on the markets. U.S. stock futures rose Tuesday as the administration's delay on its blacklisting of Huawei Technologies offset the effect of weak retail quarterly results. Continue Reading Below Kohl's reported that […]

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US stock futures poised to rise at opening bell

Apple stock: Should investors be cautious? Kaltbaum Capital Management President Gary Kaltbaum and Fox News contributor Liz Peek give their outlook on Apple, after the tech company announced its new streaming service and credit card. Global stocks wavered Thursday as investors weighed whether recent concerns about global growth marked a blip in market sentiment or a permanent turn away from […]

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Stock futures rise on earnings strength

Are the US-China trade tensions the biggest market headwind? National Securities’ Art Hogan and Flynn Zito Capital Management’s Doug Flynn on the impact of U.S.-China trade tensions, the partial government shutdown and earnings season on the markets. Equity futures are pointing to a higher open on better-than-expected results from IBM and United Technologies. Continue Reading Below Premarket moves indicate that […]

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US stock futures trade lower as China's growth slows

When will the partial government shutdown begin to weigh on the markets? Crossmark Global Investments’ Victoria Fernandez on the state of the markets, the outlook for Federal Reserve policy and the potential market and economic impact of the partial government shutdown. Equity futures are trading and indicate a lower open when the markets resume on Tuesday on concerns about China’s […]

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Stock futures trade cautiously following Friday's monster rally

US stocks rally on trade talks, Fed’s ‘flexibility’ NatAlliance global fixed income head Andy Brenner and Harris Financial Group managing partner Jamie Cox on how U.S. stocks surged after Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell signaled that the Fed would be flexible about future monetary policy moves. Equity futures were mixed as trade talks resume this week between the U.S. and […]

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Stock futures rise ahead of jobs report and trade talk optimism

Apple is still a buy despite the guidance cut: Here’s why The “Bubba Show” host Todd Horwitz and CFRA chief investment strategist Sam Stovall discuss why investors shouldn’t avoid Apple and how the December jobs report will affect stocks. Equity futures turned higher following Thursday’s plunge, after China said trade representatives would meet next week. Continue Reading Below Dow Jones […]

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