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Confusing Economic Signals: What’s Going on?

Market commentary

  • Work in Progress: Fed Stands Pat

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    The Federal Reserve left its interest rate and balance sheet policy unchanged; but is opening the door a bit more to tapering its bond purchases.

  • One Step Closer … to Peak Earnings Growth?

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    As anticipated, corporate earnings are set for another stellar quarter; but with peak growth rates likely behind us, the road ahead gets choppier.

  • Schwab Sector Views: Drilling Down on Energy

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    We recently downgraded our rating on the Energy sector. Here’s why.

Trading

  • Weekly Trader's Outlook

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    Weekly update for options and active traders on market performance, economics, earnings, and more.

  • Today’s Options Market Update

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    Daily overview of big stock movers and unusual options activity.

  • Looking to the Futures

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    Rundown on recent events and market activity affecting futures trading.


Timely strategies

Planning & investing

Planning & investing

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Financial Planning for Your Next Move

Americans are moving at unprecedented rates. Here’s what to know before you follow suit.

Near or in retirement

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How to Shop for Bonds

You comparison shop for everything else—so why not for bonds?


Your frequently asked questions about the markets

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Investor FAQs

Looking for answers? Get helpful insights on current issues from Schwab market experts.

Concerned about how recent market volatility may affect your investments?