NewsWatch: These 27 S&P 500 stocks are blowing away the market with gains of 15% or more this month
MARKETWATCH FRONT PAGE
Measuring the S&P: 23% of its components are up at least 10% so far in 2018 while 35 are in the red. See full story.
Invest in 5 megatrends that can pay off without a bull market in stocks
Jeff Reeves singles out five powerful changes in the global economy that investors can profit from. See full story.
Record number of cruise ships failed health and safety inspections in 2017
But even ships that pass inspections can have serious violations. See full story.
Is Robinhood going to challenge Coinbase and rival platforms for dominance in bitcoin and Ethereum trading?
New-age brokerage platform Robinhood is jumping in on the cryptocurrency craze, declaring that it will allow trading in bitcoin and Ethereum’s currency starting in February, with more virtual currencies expected to be added soon. See full story.
This is what success looks like to the average American
What does “making it” mean to you? A sweet new car? A fulfilling job? A house in the ‘burbs filled with a spouse, a dog and couple of kids? How about a hammock and enough free time to enjoy it? See full story.
MARKETWATCH PERSONAL FINANCE
This man says he’s done everything right, but still loses sleep over his finances. See full story.