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MARKETWATCH FRONT PAGE
In the call of the day, an analyst discusses how to position for a late-cycle environment. See full story.
Stocks try for a 3rd day of gains amid upbeat data, hope of coronavirus treatments
U.S. stocks are trading higher on Wednesday, pointing to a third consecutive day of gains, as Wall Street attempts to cure a selloff that at least partly was sparked by an Asian influenza that has killed hundreds and infected tens of thousands in China. See full story.
Trump’s bragging ignores these cracks appearing in the economy’s foundation
A softening economy risks sinking Donald Trump this November as it did Hillary Clinton in 2016. See full story.
Ford reports $1.7 billion quarterly loss, shares tumble
Ford swings to a surprise GAAP loss and misses adjusted profit expectations for its fourth quarter, sending the stock 8% lower in the extended session. See full story.
Tesla’s surging stock is starting to remind Wall Street of bitcoin’s parabolic rally in 2017—here’s why
Tesla is on a tear. Not just any ordinary tear for shares of a popular company whizzing to records on Wall Street. See full story.
MARKETWATCH PERSONAL FINANCE
Chinese nationals account for nearly 20% of all foreign buyers of American real estate. See full story.