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Sat, 16 Aug 2014 11:37:16 GMT
In The World Stock Market, US Stocks Look Safest - Business Insider
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 St Week Ahead-US stocks a safe haven, even after panic selloffsgulfnews.comall 441 news articles .

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 4 news articles .

Fri, 15 Aug 2014 19:11:50 GMT
Why the global unrest hasn't sunk the stock markets - Newsday
USA TODAYWhy the global unrest hasn't sunk the stock markets - It's been a grim summer in much of the world. U.S. stocks sagged Friday on reports that Ukrainian troops attacked Russian military vehicles that had crossed the border. But investors in the United States have been shrugging off most of the bad news .Why global turmoil hasn't sunk US markets — yetLas Vegas SunWhy global turmoil hasn't sunk markets -- yetUSA TODAYall 95 news articles .

Sat, 02 Aug 2014 14:59:43 GMT
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 . .

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, 11 Aug 2014 21:48:12 GMT
Stock market today, Aug. 11, 2014: U.S. stocks jumped modestly Monday as markets continued to recover from a recent reversal. Investors remain guarded about geopolitical concerns in Ukraine, Gaza, and Iraq, although easing tensions in some of those . .

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 . .

Wed, 13 Aug 2014 13:38:43 GMT
Stock market news today, August 13, 2014: U.S. stocks were in the red on Tuesday as concerns about the European markets affected investor sentiment. Geopolitical hot spots in Ukraine and in the Middle East have led to an increased emphasis on reducing . .

Fri, 08 Aug 2014 14:21:40 GMT
Today's Stock Market News Abuzz from Brewing Lawsuit Over PFE's Lipitor - Money Morning
Today's Stock Market News Abuzz from Brewing Lawsuit Over PFE's Lipitor - Today's stock market news, August 8, 2014: U.S. stocks fell sharply in the final hour of trading Thursday despite declining jobless claims in the U.S. economy. On Thursday, Moscow banned most food imports from Western nations in response to heightened .

Mon, 04 Aug 2014 18:21:17 GMT
Ever since the 2008-09 financial crisis, which scared stock investors and slashed the value of the U.S. stock market by nearly 60%, a market drop of any size starts the worry cycle anew for still-jittery investors that fear another market rout. The big . .