Uber’s IPO has been a disaster. That suggests private markets are even more exuberant than public ones.
Articles written by John Stepek
John Stepek looks how developments in the political sphere this week have affected that charts that matter most to the global economy.
If markets reflected geopolitics, this week would have been brutal for stocks. But they just shrugged it off. So what’s going on? John Stepek explains what really drives markets.
Vodafone just cut its dividend. And it’s not the only company on shaky ground. John Stepek explains what’s so great about dividends, and how to protect your portfolio from dividend cuts.
Despite assurances to the contrary, telecoms giant Vodafone is to cut its dividend for the first time since it started paying one in 1990. There’s one simple investment lesson that everyone should take from this, says John Stepek.
Global markets have reacted badly to the escalation of the US-China trade war. John Stepek looks at what’s going on and what it means for your money.
Uber’s share price took a massive hit after listing on the New York Stock Exchange. John Stepek looks at what its performance tells us about the wider market.
Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway has lagged the US stockmarket for years. Don’t bet on that changing, says John Stepek.
John Stepek looks at what the renewed threat of a US/China trade war means for the charts that matter most to the global economy.
While investors were worrying about trade disputes and tariff hikes this week, the US bond markets threw up a nasty surprise. John Stepek explains what’s going on, and why it matters.