We’re going to be OK next year—here’s why: Bob Doll

Worried about your investments next year? Fear not, Nuveen Asset Management’s Bob Doll said Monday. “My view is oil is going to stabilize at a low level, and we will see some of the consumer dividend get spent next year. So, the consumer’s going to be a bit better, oil’s going to be less of a headwind, so we’re going ... Read More »

Don’t fret if Santa hasn’t showed up on Wall St. yet

A trader wears a Santa hat as he works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange the day before Christmas in New York on Dec. 24, 2015. The so-called Santa Claus rally is not off to a good start this year, but perhaps all is not lost yet. After stocks fell Thursday and with their declines Monday, major ... Read More »

Facebook, Google, Amazon some of the most trafficked tech apps of 2015

Every day you reach for your phone, tap the screen and open … which app? Analysts at Mizuho Securities think they might have a good idea. The financial firm surveyed more than a thousand mobile users to determine the most trafficked apps of this year, testing platforms across search, social and mobile commerce. Here’s what the survey found: 80 percent ... Read More »

Street: Volatile year ahead, buy these stocks

Stock picking will once again rule in 2016, a year expected to bring increased volatility and muted returns for the major indexes, strategists on Wall Street predict. About two-thirds of S&P 500 components saw year-to-date moves of at least 10 percent, with the majority falling in the biggest number of declines since the 2008 financial crisis, according to Howard Silverblatt, ... Read More »

Najarian: More gains ahead for Netflix

Jonathan Nackstrand | AFP | Getty Images “Halftime Report” trader Jon Najarian bought shares of Netflix on Monday, predicting more gains ahead. Since the beginning of the year, Netflix’s stock is up nearly 136 percent, placing the movie-streaming company as the top-performing name in the S&P 500. But even with the strong performance in 2015, traders appear to be positioning ... Read More »

India among top 10 in total individual wealth globally: Report

India among top 10 in total India is among the top 10 nations in terms of total private wealth held, but at the bottom in terms of per capita riches, says a report. According to the report by New World Wealth, India’s total individual wealth stood at USD 3,492 billion, while the United States, which topped the list, had a ... Read More »