Traders are bracing for the loss of a crucial stock market driver

Submitted by Tech Insider on June 29, 2017 - 6:12am

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One of the most compelling reasons to invest in the stock market may be going by the wayside.

At least that's the thinking of investors who speculate on the size of dividend payments. Often used by companies to sweeten the pot for investors looking for periodic cash distributions, dividends are seen coming in lower than previously forecast.

BANK OF AMERICA: Here are the 11 most 'overowned expensive growth stocks'

Submitted by Tech Insider on June 29, 2017 - 6:11am

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Bank of America Merril Lynch released a list of what its equity and quant strategy analysts view to be the most "overowned expensive growth stocks."

The list is a part of a new report on equity strategies.

According to BAML, the "overowned" list includes companies that meet the following criteria:

Millennials are flocking towards some of the most speculative ways to invest

Submitted by Tech Insider on June 29, 2017 - 6:04am

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Millennials are big users of some of the most speculative investing instruments in the stock market, according to TD Ameritrade.

The brokerage firm told Business Insider that the roughly 18-35-year-old demographic made up about 40% of its new customers. Almost half of their trades came from mobile devices, said Victor Jones, the director of trading at TD Ameritrade. 

Usain Bolt sees this South African athlete as his successor after he smashed Micheal Johnson's 300-metre record

Submitted by Tech Insider on June 29, 2017 - 5:55am

Wayde van Niekerk

Jamaican sprinter Usain Bolt has tipped South African athlete Wayde van Niekerk to succeed him as track and field's most dominant athlete.

Van Niekerk won a gold medal in the 400 metres at the Olympic Games in 2016 and has continued his rapid form into this year.


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