Stocks and Markets
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This post features the best ETFs, Select Sector SPDRs, Fidelity funds, and S&P 500 stocks of April 2022, along with what to look forward to in May 2022.
The S&P 500 fell for the third straight week after Fed Chair Powell pressed the case for aggressive interest rate hikes and earnings disappointed.
The S&P 500 fell 2.2%, its second straight weekly loss. Bond yields continued to surge. China expanded lockdowns beyond Shanghai as COVID cases rose.
The S&P 500 pulled back from three straight weeks of gains as investors grappled with the Federal Reserve’s aggressive mindset to tackle inflation.
This post features the best ETFs, Select Sector SPDRs, Fidelity funds, and S&P 500 stocks of first quarter of 2022, along with what to look forward to in the second quarter.
The S&P 500 booked a second straight week of gains as investors looked past surging bond yields, higher oil prices, and the continuing Russia-Ukraine war.
U. S. stocks recorded their best weekly gains since November 2020. Investors took rising U. S. interest rates and uncertainty from the war in Ukraine in stride.
U. S. stocks extended their decline. Investors fretted over the economic impact of the Ukraine war, rising commodity prices, and mounting inflation.
U. S. stocks sold off. Events in Ukraine & rising oil prices took center stage. Investors sought safety in Treasuries. The Fed calmed interest rate fears.
Should I Invest in international stocks in 2022? The article analyzes valuation, growth prospects, and currency conversion impact to answer this question.