U.S. stock-index futures on Monday trade modestly higher after wavering in early action in the first trading day in August, with wrangling in Washington ... ... lees verder

Asian share markets turned mixed on Monday as U.S. lawmakers struggled to hammer out a new stimulus plan amid a global surge of new coronavirus cases, though a squeeze on crowded short positions gave ... ... lees verder

Second-quarter earnings season continues with results from Disney, T-Mobile, Fox, ViacomCBS, and Clorox. Video-game makers Take-Two and Activision Blizzard also report. Plus, July jobs data. ... lees verder

The academic, known for his sunny view of equities, rests his new case for them on pent-up public spending power and a fizzling of the long bond bull market. ... lees verder

Keith began writing for the Fool in 2012 and focuses primarily on healthcare investing topics. His background includes serving in management and consulting for the healthcare technology, health ... ... lees verder

Penny stocks are notoriously risky investments because they're often speculative in nature. With that said, investors who are willing to take on a relatively high level of risk could find them to be a ... ... lees verder

U.S. stocks extended their July rally amid a surge in technology shares and on news the White House and Democrats are planning to meet Saturday to discuss the next virus-relief package.Chief of Staff ... ... lees verder

For investors with an appropriate time horizon and the tolerance to include an element of risk in their portfolio, adding a few high-growth stocks into the mix can help boost the overall results. ... lees verder