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The way stocks are gliding higher could be a bullish sign for the year

The way stocks are gliding higher could be a bullish sign for the year

Finance
Compared to the rough ride down, stocks have much more quietly and gently recovered more than 13 percent of their losses from the Christmas Eve low. That's good news for bullish investors, who expect that the turbulent Christmas lows marked the bottom of the rout that took the S&P 500 down 20 percent on an intraday basis. The S&P 500 Friday closed out a fourth week of gains and was up 13.6 percent from the Christmas Eve close. "It's a grind higher, but I think that's classic. The market takes the stairs up and elevator down. The elevator was a horror show in December. The market is just grinding its way back," said Ar...
No sign of 'distressed sperm whale' in loch

No sign of 'distressed sperm whale' in loch

Science
Media playback is unsupported on your device A search of a Highlands loch has found no sign of a sperm whale believed to be in difficulty earlier this week.The animal, which has been estimated to be up to 9m (30ft) long, was reported to have been tangled in rope in Loch Eriboll, near Durness, Sutherland.Coastguard and British Divers Marine Life Rescue (BDMLR) volunteers and Scottish SPCA officers have been monitoring the whale.The whale was reported to the coastguard on Wednesday.BDMLR said it had been unable to confirm if the animal was caught in rope, adding that the it might have been ill or injured.'Lost its course'A team from the organisation had hoped to get to Loch Eriboll on Thursday with specialist equipment, but it was delayed.A sear...

There Is No Sign Of Santa For Investors Right Now, But Is He On His Way?

Finance
[unable to retrieve full-text content]There are several problems with reading charts, but probably the biggest is that the message from a chart is rarely, if ever, clear-cut. Chart patterns and the conclusions we draw from them are, like beauty, in the eye of the beholder. It took me many years of working in financial markets to understand that. Every Latest Articles in
David de Gea: Manchester United goalkeeper ‘poised to join’ Paris Saint-Germain and sign £60million deal

David de Gea: Manchester United goalkeeper ‘poised to join’ Paris Saint-Germain and sign £60million deal

Sports
sacre bleu The Spain international will reportedly move to France when his contract expires at the end of the season David de Gea will leave Manchester United at the expiration of his contract and join Paris Saint-Germain, according to reports. De Gea, the Spain goalkeeper, will become a free agent at the end of this season with his existing deal coming to an end. De Gea has not lived up to his usually elite standards this season The 28-year-old has yet to put pen to paper on fresh terms, with De Gea reportedly unwilling to commit his future to a club who look far, far away from consistently challenging for silverware. And, according to the Mail on Sunday, De Gea is aware a huge offer is on the table from PSG. ...
Jacksonville Jaguars sign veteran RB Jamaal Charles

Jacksonville Jaguars sign veteran RB Jamaal Charles

Sports
The Jacksonville Jaguars need a running back, so they signed veteran Jamaal Charles to a one-year contract, the team announced Tuesday. The Jaguars have been hit hard by injuries at the running back position. Regular starter Leonard Fournette is out indefinitely because of a right hamstring injury. T.J. Yeldon, the No. 2 back, has been playing with an ankle injury. Corey Grant, the No. 3 running back, was placed on injured reserve with a Lisfranc injury in his left foot. The 31-year-old Charles played 14 games for the Denver Broncos last season, but did not start any of them. He ran for 296 yards and also caught 23 passes for 129 yards in 2017, but he was a healthy game-day inactive in the final two games. No team signed Charles after his one-year contract with the Broncos expired. Ch...