5 things to know before the stock market opens Tuesday, May 24

Here are the top news, trends and analysis that investors need to start their trading day: 1. The Dow was poised to give up some surprising rally on Monday A screen displays a Federal Reserve rate announcement as a trader works inside a flyer on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in … Read more

Bond slide stops amid stock turmoil

The stock market rout that the S&P 500 was flirting with bear market levels last week has sent investors into the relative safety of government debt, disrupting Worst bond loss in decades. US Treasury yields, which rise when bond prices fall, have eased from multi-year highs in recent sessions, providing a reprieve for bond investors, … Read more

The US housing market has reached its peak

Subscribe to Derek’s newsletter here. If you’ve tried to buy a home in the past two years, you’re deeply sympathetic. Your experience may have gone something like this: you found your dream home online; Send pictures to your family; visited the building (or decided to buy, an unseen sight); arrange your financial data; cleverly offered … Read more