What would happen if you had invested $1,000 in Apple, Starbucks, Walmart, Coca-Cola, or other household names right before the market crash?
This infographic helps to explain the basics around what a stock market index is, and what it does.
Plotting the 4,500+ companies on the NYSE and NASDAQ to show how the S&P 500, S&P 100, and Dow are derived.
In this chart and post, we show why markets are off to their worst start in history. We also look at recent S&P 500 starts to...
The most powerful corporations in America are intimately connected. Their boards and executives are intertwined in what looks like a spider web.