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As the Dow Keeps Falling, Why Are Investors so Complacent?

Even though the Dow looks poised to post its fourth-straight losing day, volatility levels are muted. What explains the disconnect?

The Bull at 5: Where Do Stocks Go From Here?

Don't expect anything near the same gains over the next five years.

Bill Gross on the Fed's Influence: How Long Can the Center Hold?

Investors must stay aware of the various possible scenarios that may develop as QE comes to an end.

Jeff Cooper: In Current Market Action, Chart Shows Parallels to 2000 and 2007

From the Buzz and Banter: Got geometry?

Ukraine Jitters Shake the Dow Into Triple-Digit Loss

GE, Pfizer drop on a day of falling stocks across the market.

Interview With Michael Gayed: The Market Sector That's Most Unloved

The investment strategist explains what really makes markets go up and down, and shares his thoughts on specific sectors.

Russia Sends Dow Down 200+; Is Ukraine a Black-Swan Event?

Tension in the Crimean region of Ukraine sent the Dow plunging, but the Fear Index remains relatively subdued. What's behind the disparity?

The Great Mini-Rotation: Investors May Move Into These Sectors Next

From the Buzz & Banter: Investors move their money from overbought sectors to weak sectors during a bull market, keeping the rally alive.

Things are Looking Up in Ukraine, Really

There are positive signs despite the chaos. Investors should not pile into Ukrainian securities just yet, however.

Jeff Saut: Reports of Consumer Spending's Death Have Been Greatly Exaggerated

But habits may have changed. When folks aren't buying houses and cars, they tend to spend money on casual dining and apparel.