My Strategy For 2020

Seeking Alpha | Jan 17, 2020 at 7:59 PM

There’s a lot of consideration going on regarding the 2020 market compared to previous years, especially the second-best year of investing in almost 20 years.

European shares touch all-time peak

Irish Times | Jan 17, 2020 at 6:36 PM

European shares clocked a record closing high on Friday after EU Trade Commissioner Phil Hogan struck a positive tone on talks with Washington and on optimism over signs of resilience in China’s economy.

Wall St at record levels after strong U.S., China data

Reuters | Jan 17, 2020 at 5:10 PM

U.S. stock indexes nudged higher to fresh record levels on Friday after strong housing data and indications of resilience in the Chinese economy raised hopes of a rebound in global growth.

FTSE 100 hits five-month high on China GDP and weak pound

Reuters | Jan 17, 2020 at 5:02 PM

London’s FTSE 100 rose to a more than five-month high on Friday as China’s economic growth met expectations and the pound slid after weak British retail sales raised the prospect of an imminent interest rate cut by the Bank of England.

Shares set fresh records, lifted by U.S. housing data

Reuters | Jan 17, 2020 at 4:41 PM

Key world equity indexes scaled new highs on Friday as the latest U.S. data – a surge in housing starts to the highest level since 2006 – drove stocks on Wall Street to records and investors away from risk-adverse assets such as the yen.