Stories tagged: "stock market"


The US stock market has stayed high despite punishing economic indicators during the pandemic.
Yes, the Stock Market Is Doing Mostly Well. No, the American Economy Is Not.

Little more than half of Americans actually own stock. That helps make the stock market a less-than-ideal indicator of how the US economy is actually doing.

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Coronavirus Wiped Out All the Stock Market Gains Under Trump

The president has frequently touted market gains as a reason for voters to reelect him in November.

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This Was the Worst Week on Wall Street Since the 2008 Financial Crisis

On Friday, #StockMarketCrash2020 was one of the top three trending topics on Twitter.