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Tue, 19 Aug 2014 14:52:18 GMT
Stock Market Bubble Warnings Grow Louder - whotv.com
They aren't warning of an imminent crash, but their comments should remind investors that the current bull market — over five years long — can't last forever. “The United States stock market looks very expensive right now,” Robert Shiller wrote in a .

Sat, 16 Aug 2014 19:10:37 GMT
The Mystery of Lofty Stock Market Elevations - New York Times
Business Insider - The United States stock market looks very expensive right now. The CAPE ratio, a stock-price measure I helped develop — is hovering at a worrisome level. I wrote with some concern about the high ratio in this space a little over a year ago, when it .Mark Lennihan/APBusiness Insiderall 18 news articles .

Fri, 08 Aug 2014 21:48:38 GMT
US stocks rally to end lackluster week amid market drops elsewhere over ... - Minneapolis Star Tribune
MiamiHerald.com - NEW YORK — A burst of buying Friday in U.S. stocks defied slumps in other markets and offered hope for investors shaken by geopolitical turmoil. Major U.S. stock indexes closed up around 1 percent, buoyed by signs that tensions in Ukraine might be .Market Rises on Hint of Easing Tension in UkraineNew York Timesall 358 news articles .

Fri, 08 Aug 2014 21:39:04 GMT
U.S. stock markets bucked the trend Friday as investors snapped up shares that had been beaten down in recent days. The buying surged late in the day on reports that Russia had ended military exercises near Ukraine. The Dow Jones industrial average . .

Mon, 18 Aug 2014 10:58:03 GMT
George Soros bets $2B-plus on stock market collapse: industry insiders - Washington Times
Washington Times- - Washington TimesBillionaire businessman George Soros has upped his ante in what some industry insiders say in his long-running bet that the United States will suffer a massive stock market collapse in the coming months. His financial filings show that he's been .Billionaire George Soros Could Have Just Placed A Huge Bet On The Collapse .Western Journalismall 4 news articles .

Mon, 18 Aug 2014 15:02:00 GMT
Can the stock market rally keep going? - CNNMoney
The case to sell stocks: The pessimistic view is convincing if you look at world news. Russia and the West continue to squabble over Ukraine, Israel and Hamas don't have a permanent ceasefire, and the United States is conducting airstrikes in Iraq in .

Sat, 16 Aug 2014 11:32:55 GMT
In The World Stock Market, US Stocks Look Safest - Business Insider Australia
NEW YORK (Reuters) – As headlines about an apparent escalation of the conflict in eastern Ukraine hit traders' screens, selling was the word on Wall Street. Once again, though, for many it looked like nothing but another buying opportunity in U.S. stocks.Wall Street Week Ahead: US Stocks a Safe Haven, Even After Panic SelloffsNDTVall 449 news articles .

Tue, 19 Aug 2014 10:59:23 GMT
Robert Shiller warns us in the New York Times about the potential risks of high stock market valuations in the US. According to Shiller "the United States stock market looks very expensive right now". Brad DeLong and Dean Baker disagree with Shiller . .

Fri, 22 Aug 2014 09:01:31 GMT
The acquisition will also give the exchange a presence in the United States, the world's largest financial services market. A meeting of L.S.E. shareholders to consider the Russell Investments transaction is set for Sept. 10. The L.S.E. said that if . .

Fri, 01 Aug 2014 03:31:03 GMT
Stock Market Ends July in Dive, but Analysts Are Upbeat - New York Times
In aggregate, however, corporate earnings have been quite strong, according to Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S, which estimated that second-quarter earnings per share in the United States will end up rising 7 percent. With 71 percent of the S.& .P. 500 .US stocks plunge, ending July lowerXinhuaall 383 news articles .