Coronavirus Impact: Some See a Massive Bubble Building in Government Debt

J.P. Morgan Chase CEO Jamie Dimon sees a bubble waiting to pop in sovereign debt. When asked if any of the current sectors of the economy give Dimon any cause for concern, he bluntly replied, “Only in sovereign debt.” “Right now, people think central banks around the world can do whatever they want.” “They can’t.” Mr. […]

Thinking of Buying Stock Now? Expert Says Wait, ‘This is Different’

Economist Mohamed El-Erian is urging investors to proceed with caution before buying into any coronavirus dip. “I stress, this is different,” said El- Erian. “I would continue to resist, as hard as it is, to simply buy the dip.” This strategy especially applies to long-term investors. “If you are a long-term investor, I would wait.” “I think […]

Market Bottom: ‘Once You Really Hate Yourself, Buy Lower Than You Thought Was Possible’

Ben Carlson, portfolio manager at Ritholtz Wealth Management, is all in on “buying the dip.”  History would say there is a considerable amount of evidence to support buying whens stocks swoon sharply. “Fifty-six percent of the time, stocks were higher one year later. Seventy-two percent of the time, they were higher three years later. And they […]

Could the Coronavirus Crisis Give Small Investors an Edge? Most Likely

The fallout from the coronavirus threat to the world economy has created enormous uncertainty in the markets. But also an unprecedented opportunity for some. Currently, the full extent of the epidemic and geographic scope of its reach are unknown. Many investors remain unnerved by the sudden and unpredictable changes in the market that have ensued. […]