This Tiny Hedge Fund Just Made 8,600% On a Vix Bet

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Not everyone get humiliated when the market collapsed. For merchants at a little-known Denver hedge fund who investigated it coming, it was the score of a lifetime — a $17.5 million payday on a $200,000 bet. ” Beings were laughing at us, saying this could never happen, this should never happen ,” Justin Borus, the […]

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Traders Are Asking If the Bond and Stock Selloff Is the Start of Something Big

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They’ve fronted menaces before: swollen-headed valuations, a stagnating economy, unfolds of waning earnings. Now investors are dealing with a new jeopardy, and it’s creating more havoc than anything in two years. It’s the attachment grocery, where the most difficult jump for interest rates since March has bulls investigating the staying power of an equity advance […]

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Trump Asks Hows Your 401(k)? But Most Voters Dont Have One

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President Source: GAO analysis of 2012 data from Survey of Income and Program Participation and U.S. Census Bureau Note: Each income quartile represents about 25.5 million private-sector works Trump mentions the stock market almost daily in tweets or public observes, taking direct credit for record highs by the Dow Jones Industrial Average and other indexes. […]

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Tiny Shifts in Contour of Stock Rally Have Bulls Looking Bearish

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Soapmaker and real-estate inventories have taken over a rally that used to be led by social networks and smartphone creators. Business with stable earnings and bonus have shepherded additions in November, the first time this year that the two best-performing manufactures are defensive ones. So, while this was like only another boring week in the […]

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