• 2 sectors will be 'clear winners' in the event of a sell-off following Biden's $1.9 trillion stimulus plan, BofA says

    7 days ago - By Business Insider

    Traders work during the closing bell at the New York Stock Exchange on March 18, 2020 at Wall Street in New York City
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    Stocks have largely priced in the impending stimulus package and may sell off once the bill is passed, says BofA. Cyclical stocks and small-caps are still trading at a discount and will be "clear winners" in a sell-off, the firm said. Sign up here for our daily newsletter, 10 Things Before the Opening Bell. The stock market has largely priced in Washington's $1.9 trillion stimulus plan already and investors should anticipate a "sell the...
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  • 3 reasons why Wall Street isn't worried about a $15 minimum wage hike, according to 3 experts

    7 days ago - By Business Insider

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    Democrats are seeking to raise the federal minimum wage to $15 an hour as part of a $1.9 trillion stimulus package.
    Wall Street sees the proposed hike in minimum pay from $7.25 an hour facing an uphill battle in the Senate.
    Vaccinations and further fiscal stimulus are stoking prospects for double-digit earnings growth for S&P 500 companies.
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    Raising the federal minimum wage to $15 an hour is a proposal being floated as part of the $1.9 trillion stimulus package...
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