A mixed-up market, awash in cash

Egan, Jack
July 1993
U.S. News & World Report;7/5/93, Vol. 115 Issue 1, p58
Reports that for 18 months, the stock market has been stuck in a rut, frustrating both bulls and bears. Spread between the high and the low on the Standard & Poor's 500-stock index; How forces that usually dictate are neatly canceling out; Massive flow into equity mutual funds which has been a headache for portfolio managers; Why odds defy a continued narrow trading range.


Related Articles

  • Making sense of the market. Halverson, Guy // Christian Science Monitor;1/16/2001, Vol. 93 Issue 35, p22 

    Discusses the New York Stock Exchange, including its history, in light of the slowing of the United States economy.

  • New on the NYSE.  // Equities;May95, Vol. 43 Issue 5, p39 

    Presents a list of new companies in the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) as of May 1995. Total shares; Early listing price; Market value.

  • LI stock briefs. L.L. // Long Island Business News (7/1993 to 5/2009);8/12/96, Vol. 43 Issue 33, p10 

    Reports on developments in the New York Stock Exchange as of August 12, 1996. Trades of blue-chip stocks; Revenues reported by Career Horizons Inc., Continental Can Co., Morton's of Chicago and MSC Industrial Supply.

  • The NYSE takes a new look at trading halts. Napach, Bernice // Medical Economics;01/26/98, Vol. 75 Issue 2, p17 

    Examines the effect of trading halts on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE). Factors which caused stock prices to plummet on October 27, 1997; Need for NYSE to acquire approval from the United States Securities and Exchange Commission to improve the trading-halt system.

  • NYSE is poised to change the way it charges for real-time data. Weisul, Kimberly // Investment Dealers' Digest;09/22/97, Vol. 63 Issue 38, p10 

    Reports that the New York Stock Exchange is changing its ways of charging real-time market data. Permission of quote-by-quote charges; Prohibition of commingling data; Role played by the Internet trading; Pricing scheme for non-professional traders.

  • Amex eyes Europe, NYSE goes west in marketing wars. Horowitz, Jed // Investment Dealers' Digest;02/02/98, Vol. 64 Issue 5, p8 

    Presents information on the New York Stock Exchange and its attempts to market itself and become more visible to investors. Efforts of the exchange to promote the awareness of the European investors; How they are going to expand into the western United States.

  • Sticky fingers. Horowitz, Jed // Investment Dealers' Digest;02/16/98, Vol. 64 Issue 7, p18 

    Reports that the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) has proposed plans to ease the burden of the Rule 500, which relates to delisting. Why these changes were proposed; Criticism of the proposals; Benefits of these changes to companies; Conclusions reached. INSET: Amex targets Nasdaq in its listing...

  • Accountig losses and investors' growth expectations. Martikainen, Minna // International Review of Financial Analysis;1997, Vol. 6 Issue 2, p97 

    Presents a study which looks at the relationship between earnings-to-book (ETB) and market-to-book (MTB) equity ratios in the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) between 1975 and 1990. Details on MTB equity ratio; Theoretical background of ETB and MTB; Results of the study.

  • Explosive new Wall Street.  // Town & Country;Sep85, Vol. 139 Issue 5064, p165 

    Explosive new Wall Street bears only a coincidental resemblance to the financial world of 15 years ago. The old Wall St. was a decorous community of family partnerships; the new one is a rough-and-tumble arena of wide-open corporations, catering to institutional investors. Guide here provides...

  • The demographics of Wall Street. Dunn, William // American Demographics;Jul92, Vol. 14 Issue 7, p42 

    Discusses connections between demographic trends and stock market trends. Financial analysts are buying health care and international stocks; Best money managers use wide range of information to make decisions; Consumer trends part of mix; Wall street wizard, Richard Hokenson; Edward Yardeni's...


Read the Article

Other Topics