Market Overview

Matthew McCall

Benzinga Staff Writer

About

Founder and president of Penn Financial Group, an investment advisory firm since 2004. Editor of MarkETForce newsletter. Author of “The Swing Trader’s Bible: Strategies to Profit from Market Volatility” and “The Next Great Bull Market: How to Pick Winning Stocks and Sectors in the New Global Economy”. Regular guest on Fox News Channel and has over 1500 television appearances over the last 6 years. Traveled around the globe speaking at various investment conferences and for trade groups. Working on 2 new books, one that focuses on the basics of ETFs and another on the great recession. Avid traveler that has backpacked all of Europe and onto Latin America and Asia this year.
April 08, 2015 3:35 PM
With a historically low interest rate environment for the last five years, ETFs holding preferred stock have been a favorable destination for yield- ...
April 08, 2015 3:09 PM
The major U.S. indices finished the first quarter mixed with the S&P 500 up less than 1 percent and the Dow Jones Industrial Average loses less th ...
April 08, 2015 10:21 AM
While the hotspot that is Yemen continues with its fighting among and bombings from Saudi Arabia, there is some hope in the region. The early bluepr ...
April 08, 2015 7:25 AM
Following a more than decade-long nuclear dispute, Iran, United States and number of world powers appeared to have reached common ground last week. ...
April 07, 2015 2:19 PM
The first quarter of the 2015 is in the books, and it is finally time to find out how specific sectors really fared. First-quarter earnings for the ...
April 07, 2015 2:13 PM
An interesting investment opportunity has recently emerged in an otherwise overlooked sector: water. California is in the midst of a four-year droug ...
April 07, 2015 8:36 AM
The U.S. telecommunications industry is one of the fastest changing industries in the world, as mobile devices have changed the landscape. The high- ...
April 02, 2015 4:39 PM
Even though the S&P 500 is trading within 3 percent of an all-time high, there may be some troubling signs within the market. The Dow Jones Tran ...
April 02, 2015 4:18 PM
There was a great divergence between regional stock markets around the world in the first quarter. Europe had a solid first three months of the year ...
April 01, 2015 1:39 PM
Halfway around the world, the Nigerian presidential election has been decided after three days of collecting and tallying the votes. It is being rep ...
April 01, 2015 1:33 PM
The price of a bushel of corn for May delivery tumbled during the last day of the quarter by almost 5 percent to $3.756. The move was caused by the ...
March 31, 2015 4:43 PM
Two sectors that the bears love to hate are biotech and homebuilders. The "bubble" in biotech has been called out numerous times over the ...
March 31, 2015 3:43 PM
As a whole, the European equity markets have outperformed most of their developed country peers around the world; within the region, the top perform ...
March 31, 2015 2:05 PM
Investors are taking profits on their China A-shares ETF investments. For the week ended March 25, China A-shares ETFs saw an outflow of $2.37 billi ...

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