Stocks rise after strong earnings, deal news; data lifts U.S. yields
Thursday, 16 May 2019 World stock markets were buoyed by deal-making news and solid earnings from Dow components Cisco and Walmart on Thursday while strong economic data pushed U.S. bond yields higher even as investors struggled to make sense of the latest developments in global trade relations.
The U.S. market is still up considerably in 2019. And as the economy clearly looks to be closer to the end of its current boom than the middle of it, some investors may want to consider defensive stocks, as the S&P 500 is up 14.6% year-to-date. Enter Procter and Gamble "At Procter and Gamble we see...
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