Lee Cooperman's Omega Advisors has released a 51-page note to investors that details the hedge fund firm's market outlook for 2017. Here are some of the key points from the January 19 letter, which was penned by Omega founder Cooperman and the firm's vice chairman Steve Einhorn: Solid S&P 500 growth.
Global stocks were slightly higher Tuesday as investors continued to gauge the potential impact of President Donald Trump's trade and regulatory policies. KEEPING SCORE: France's CAC 40 added 0.1 percent to 4,822 while Germany's DAX inched up 0.2 percent to 11,566.
Dave Lutz, the head of exchange-traded funds at JonesTrading, has a quick overview of what's happening in markets on Tuesday. In brief: US stock futures are little changed as stocks continue to trade in a tight range after the 'Trump rally' that followed the election.
Jan 24 Britain's FTSE 100 index is expected to open 16 points higher on Tuesday, according to financial spreadbetters. * The UK blue chip index fell 0.7 percent, down after the pound rose to a one-month high against the dollar.
Specialist Michael Pistillo, left, and trader Tommy Kalikas work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange, Monday, Jan. 23, 2017. Stock indexes are little changed in early trading on Wall Street as gains in materials and technology companies are offset by losses in energy stocks and retailers.
TORONTO, Jan 23 Canada's main stock index fell on Monday as energy companies retreated along with lower oil prices, while mining shares bucked a broadly weaker trend on higher metal prices. At 10:21 a.m. ET , the Toronto Stock Exchange's S&P/TSX composite index was down 49.07 points, or 0.32 percent, at 15,498.81.
Getting hit with hacks that hacks that affected more than a billion users may have only been the beginning of Yahoo's troubles. The company is now being investigated by the Securites and Exchange Commission over how it responded to the attacks.
U.S. stock indexes veered lower in morning trading Monday as investors pored over the latest crop of company earnings and deal news. Energy companies were down the most as crude oil prices headed lower.
Jan 23 Emerging stocks gained and Mexico's peso led a currencies rally on Monday as markets took a breather following Donald Trump's inauguration as U.S. president, but Turkey's lira remained under pressure ahead of a crucial central bank meeting. MSCI's emerging markets index snapped a two-day losing streak to rise 0.6 percent, lifted by bourses in Asia and gains in South Africa.
New Zealand shares eked out gains on the first day of trading after US President Donald Trump's inauguration as a rise in Auckland International Airport and defensive stocks like Kiwi Property Group offset a sharp fall in Comvita. The S&P/NZX 50 index rose 19.37 points, or 0.3 percent, to 7,067.840.