Articles tagged with: Great Recession
With stocks such as “Dendreon” having staged a comeback over the last two years amid unstable economic conditions should be able to pick up even more momentum when the economy generates higher levels of growth. The truth is, there could be considerable upside left in Dendreon shares — even though it has increased over 13x in value during the last two years.
Black Friday is quickly approaching, so it is time to look at companies that could benefit from the shopping mania taking place that day. Traditionally, technology and fashion retailers have attracted the largest numbers of customers, and based on the expectations, this year will not be any different.
Recent economic data indicates the United States economy is heading into a “Double Dip Recession” and if we are to have a double dip, we had better hope the second down-leg is a deep one, the 2008-09 recession was nothing like as deep as that of 1929-33 but current misguided policies have actually made things worse.
The stock market has made a immense comeback from the market lows set during the Great Recession and Financial Crisis — on March 9, 2009 the S&P 500 index traded at 676.53 and has now climbed 660.85 points to close at 1337.38 on April 21, 2011 — over a 97% gain from the bottom but many investors missed out on much of the two-year bull market run that some experts say will continue into next year.
Stock Market Crashes »
We’re on a collision course with the “Worst Bond Market Collapse” in decades and the warning signs are as clear as day. Since the “Bond Market” is ready to crash at any minute, Bloomberg Television has an excellent bond market crash video with Laurence Kotlikoff, a professor of economics at Boston University, on how to prepare.