recession

The interest rate climate was supposed to be stable for 2020. That all ended in an instant recession brought on by the coronavirus outbreak and after the situation was magnified after an oil share...
Jon C. Ogg
The recession is here, and it looks worse with each new forecast. Now, Standard & Poor's has issued a new update on the coronavirus impact on the global economy.
Jon C. Ogg
Americans have almost $16 trillion in mortgage debt outstanding, according to the Federal Reserve. A bill proposed as part of the economic rescue package would delay payments on most of that debt.
Douglas A. McIntyre
One well-respected equity strategist believes we could see a relief rally in the S&P 500 in April. Could this be one of the best buying opportunities in the past 50 years?
Lee Jackson
24/7 Wall St. has tracked multiple S&P 500 and other large-cap stocks that actually closed up for the past week and that are also still higher year to date.
Jon C. Ogg
In this new frightening and recessionary environment, high dividends based on continued and easy coverage rates are viewed suspiciously.
Jon C. Ogg
A survey of German executives suggests that the German economy is speeding into recession. If its business climate is deteriorating, so is that of every nation in the European Union.
Douglas A. McIntyre
The Dow Jones industrials are down over 30% from its all-time high in mid-February, but Walmart is actually up about 7% since then. Is Walmart recession-proof?
Chris Lange
If you have been hoping that formal recession calls due to the coronavirus would not be coming, the time for that hope has ended.
Jon C. Ogg
What is unfolding in the wake of the coronavirus-induced economic panic is starting to feel like a runaway train. The reality is that the population seems to know that things are going to get worse...
Jon C. Ogg
There are some days that the stock market just cannot close quickly enough. That was the case on Monday, March 16, 2020. After the Federal Reserve took an unprecedented action on Sunday with full...
Jon C. Ogg
24/7 Wall St. wanted to see which companies have the best chance at not having to lower their dividends at all and those that almost certainly will retain much of their current dividends in a...
Jon C. Ogg
The government will have to forget about interest rates and bond buying for a moment. The proverbial helicopter money drop is going to have to come into play.
Jon C. Ogg
The problem for itchy trigger finger investors with cash to put to work is that there may be the possibility of even more big-time downside risk until an actual bottom is put in.
Lee Jackson
The chance of two consecutive quarters of negative gross domestic product worldwide has spiked due to the effects of the spread of COVID-19.
Douglas A. McIntyre