Can a market crash arrive as fast as Harvey?

Can a market crash arrive as fast as Harvey?

As late as 10 p.m. last Wednesday evening, it didn’t even have a proper name. It was a mere tropical depression. And at 10 a.m. the next day, it was still just one of many tropical storms being tracked. But as noon approached on Thursday, the storm was christened...

Quantified Funds 08/28/17

U.S. equity markets were up last week. The Dow Jones Industrial Average recorded a weekly gain of 0.64%, the S&P 500 was up 0.72%, and the NASDAQ Composite gained 0.79%. Ten of the 11 S&P industrial sectors were up for the week, led by Real Estate (2.26%) and...

Oil slump could support gold rally

Gold hit the $1,300 per ounce barrier for the third time this year. Although it has slipped back twice before, gold may finally break through this resistance line and make $1,300 per ounce a new support level. The precious metal is still winning the battle against the...