2008 record      

 

HOME Survey: More Say Now Is a Good Time to Sell a Home

WASHINGTON, June 19, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The latest consumer findings from a National Association of Realtors® survey reveal that many more Americans believe that now is a good time to sell a home.

Read more ...

Economic Optimism Falls As Americans Pan Trump's China Trade War

The IBD/TIPP Economic Optimism Index slid 5.4 points to 53.2 in early June, an abrupt comedown from May's 15-year high. President Donald Trump's decision to escalate the China trade war by hiking tariffs on May 10 loomed large in the reversal.

Read more ...

June IBD/TIPP Poll Shows Economic Optimism Weakens Just One Month After Hitting 15-Year High

LOS ANGELES -- June 11, 2019 -- The IBD/TIPP Economic Optimism Index, a leading national poll on consumer confidence, fell 9.2 percent overall in June as every component on the index slid. Its 53.2 reading, which dropped from 58.6 last month, remains in positive territory however, continuing its record run of 33 consecutive months above 50. An index reading below 50 for the IBD/TIPP indexes indicates pessimism while above 50 signals optimism.

Read more ...

Is Boeing Stock A Buy Right Now? This Is What You Need To Know

Boeing (BA) stockholders have had much to worry about lately, from President Donald Trump's China trade war to 737 Max crashes. But Boeing stock a good buy now? Investors should look at the aerospace giant's fundamentals and the stock chart.

Read more ...

Is Boeing Stock A Buy Right Now? This Is What You Need To Know

Boeing (BA) stockholders have had much to worry about lately, from President Donald Trump's China trade war to 737 Max crashes. But Boeing stock a good buy now? Investors should look at the aerospace giant's fundamentals and the stock chart.

Read more ...

Is Boeing Stock A Buy Right Now? This Is What You Need To Know

Boeing (BA) stockholders have had much to worry about lately, from President Donald Trump's China trade war to 737 Max crashes. But Boeing stock a good buy now? Investors should look at the aerospace giant's fundamentals and the stock chart.

Read more ...

IBD/TIPP Poll: Economic Optimism Hits 15-Year High On Trump Bump, Dow Jones

The IBD/TIPP Economic Optimism Index surged 4.4 points to 58.6 in early May, reaching the highest level since February 2004. Approval of federal economic policies under President Trump hit a 16-year high as the unemployment rate fell to the lowest level since 1969 and the Dow Jones neared a record. Readings above 50 reflect optimism.

Read more ...

Economic Optimism Hits 15-Year High According to May IBD/TIPP Poll

LOS ANGELES -- May 7, 2019 -- The IBD/TIPP Economic Optimism Index, a leading national poll on consumer confidence, rose 8.1 percent in May to reach its highest level since February 2004. The 58.6 reading also ensured that the index continues its record run, remaining in positive territory for 32 consecutive months. An index reading below 50 for the IBD/TIPP indexes indicates pessimism while above 50 signals optimism.

Read more ...

Best Online Brokers For Mutual Funds Offer Choice, Zero-Transaction-Fee Funds And Screening Tools

Gaining broad exposure to the stock market and other financial assets via mutual funds remains a viable way for investors to build wealth. With the typical online stock broker today, learning about how to invest in mutual funds and use them to save for retirement or college is just a click away on your PC or smartphone.

Read more ...