Market Outlook

stock market outlook and predictionsPredicting the future is no easy task but our experts still do their best to predict the future of the market. By analyzing historical trends and current data, our experts offer their outlook on the market and the various impacts a specific event might have.

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Feast On Market Gains This Thanksgiving

These data points are exactly what are needed to put market critics out in the cold and give investors solid gains for the holidays. Read Article

Stocks Are Headed Towards Even Higher Records

Overall, the outlook for the U.S. economy has remained fairly positive, and this week’s data is expected to reconfirm that. Read Article

Hunting for Value: CAPE in Emerging Markets

Many emerging markets are priced to deliver returns in the mid-to-low single digits, but there are some CAPE jewels to be found -- if you know where to look. Read Article

8 Things to Know About the U.S. Economy

The latest economic news headlines seem to indicate that U.S. market is still in good shape and hopefully continuing on that upward trend. Read Article

Small Caps Attack Resistance

It appears a healthy round of group rotation is emerging, but caution is still warranted. Read Article

What Do the Latest Oil Prices Mean?

The latest big development in the energy sector has been the further collapse of crude oil prices and the impact on energy shares overall. Read Article

How Might the Eurozone Affect U.S. Interest Rates?

The economic activity in the eurozone is affecting global interest rates and raising the risk of deflation in countries with stronger currencies such as the U.S. and its dollar. Read Article

At Least the U.S. Market Has Something to Be Thankful For

The stock market continues to hit to new highs in the U.S., but investors are still seeing mixed signals from Europe and the emerging markets. Read Article

Be On Guard for a Classic Bull Trap

Until small caps break out of their sideways tape action, I remain skeptical of the overall advance. Read Article

Goldman Sachs’ Top 10 Trade Ideas for 2015

Goldman Sachs offers its top 10 trade ideas for the next year ... and we have the list, and how you should invest to profit in 2015. Read Article

Emerging Markets Set for Better Times in 2015

With U.S. stocks looking pricey and European bourses hemmed in by economic weakness, emerging markets will outperform next year. Read Article

Bulls Cheer Small-Cap Rally, but Not So Fast

Despite all of the positive talk Thursday, the rally accomplished little. Read Article

Exit the Market Now Before the Crowd

Expect a pickup in volume and acceleration downward if stocks break lower. Read Article

What to Expect for Energy, REITs and Finance Investments

As the end of the year approaches, investors will want to stay on top of the latest guidance in the energy, real estate and finance sectors. Read Article

Bollinger Band Break Warns Market is Overbought

In almost every instance of an upside penetration this year, a decline occurred within a week. Read Article

Should Investors View the U.S. Market as a Safe Zone?

The latest economic data suggests that the U.S. as well as the rest of the world must be seeing at least modest improvement. Read Article

How to Play the Upcoming Pullback

Monitoring support and resistance lines will be crucial in the near term. Read Article

Getting to The Bottom of the Latest Economic Headlines

From modest gain in wholesale inventories to improving GDP growth, the latest headlines suggest good things to come for the U.S. economy. Read Article

What to Expect From Retail Stocks This Holiday Season

Macy's (M) is going into the holiday season strong, but retail stocks like Walmart (WMT) , JCPenney (JCP) and Kohl's (KSS) could use some improvement. Read Article

The S&P 500′s Technical Problem is Actually a Valuation Problem

The S&P 500, SPY ETF, Russell 2000, IWM ETF and all the other market barometers are running out of gas for a reason. Read Article