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Wall Street should brace for ‘larger than normal price swings,’ PNC’s chief investment officer warns

A top investor expects volatility to dominate Wall Street for months.Amanda Agati, PNC Financial's chief investment officer, lists stretched market valuations, Federal Reserve taper chatter and the end of stimulus checks as troubling forces in the market."You have to pick and choose your exposures very, very carefully," Agati said

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‘Coins like ethereum are going to be a lot higher way down the road,’ market forecaster Jim Bianco says

If you can cope with sharp drops in the cryptocurrency space, market forecaster Jim Bianco believes it will ultimately pay off in spades."Some of these coins like ethereum are going to be a lot higher way down the road," the Bianco Research president told CNBC's "Trading Nation" on Wednesday.

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Markets are so fixated on inflation they might miss the next big blowup, says BlackRock

Chinese and U.S. flags outside the building of an American company in Beijing, China January 21, 2021.Tingshu Wang | ReuterssWhile investors have been preoccupied with rising prices, a flare-up in U.S.-China tensions could catch investors by surprise, BlackRock warns.BlackRock Investment Institute said in a report Monday that its proprietary

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Stock futures are flat after Dow’s worst day since February, key inflation data on deck

U.S. stock futures were little changed in overnight trading on Tuesday after the Dow's worst day since February.Dow futures fell just 30 points. S&P 500 futures dropped 0.12% and Nasdaq 100 futures slipped 0.14%.On Tuesday, technology stocks fell but eventually recovered, spurring selling in the broader market. The Dow

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S&P 500 futures fall slightly in overnight trading, Netflix shares tank

Traders on the New York Stock Exchange.Source: NYSEStock futures fell slightly in overnight trading Tuesday amid a sharp decline in Netflix shares, pointing to a third straight negative day on Wall Street.S&P 500 futures dipped 0.1% and Nasdaq 100 futures fell 0.4%. Futures on the Dow Jones Industrial Average

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The only reason to be bearish is there’s no reason to be bearish, Bank of America says

The Charging Bull near Wall Street is pictured in New York.Carlo Allegri | ReutersInvestors are so optimistic about the market that they are dumping cash to take part in the latest run to record levels, a widely watched Bank of America survey showed.The bank's Global Fund Manager Survey, one

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Stock futures open higher as S&P 500 looks to extend win streak

A woman carries an umbrella as she walks past the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE), February 9, 2017 in New York City.Drew Angerer | Getty ImagesFutures contracts tied to the major U.S. stock indexes rose at the start of the overnight session Wednesday evening, suggesting an extension to the

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Short sellers are down $91 billion in January as GameStop leads squeeze in stocks they bet against

Traders work on the floor of the NYSE.NYSEShort sellers on the ropes — or are they?  Short sellers clearly have picked the wrong names in January. The GameStop phenomenon — where buyers deliberately target heavily shorted stocks — is only the most recent development in a long series of failures

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Airbnb to make IPO filing next week, braving Covid-19 surge, sources say

Boo and Rusty Odom are Airbnb hosts in Galveston, Texas, who have yet to receive any money from the company's $250 million coronavirus relief fund.Courtesy of Rusty odomU.S. home rental company Airbnb plans to make its initial public offering (IPO) registration public as early next week, setting course for

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