Finance

How gold, silver performed during the week ending November 26, 2020

The scope and attractiveness of alternative investments is increasing. Here’s a weekly tracker of returns from such investments. But don’t compare these with returns from traditional investments since the proportion and purpose of alternative investments is vastly different. 1. Gold (995) (Rs) Donald Trump finally accepting defeat has removed the US election uncertainty and pulled […]

Global Economy

Stocks slip as big post-election rally pauses, Wall Street still headed for best week in months

Stocks were flat on Friday as traders looked for clarity around the presidential and congressional election results. Sentiment was kept in check by better-than-expected U.S. unemployment data. The Dow Jones Industrial Average traded 15 points lower, or less than 0.1%. The S&P 500 fell marginally. The Nasdaq Composite dipped 0.2%. Shares of Facebook, Netflix, Alphabet […]