Small cap stocks have not performed the way they usually do — slumping despite the rise of a bull market. Yahoo Finance's Jared Blikre breaks down the performances of small cap stocks while also taking a look at the mixed industrial sector. For more expert insight and the latest market action, click here to watch this full episode of Yahoo Finance Live.
Stocks across the board took a hit after the Fed's decision to keep interest rates steady, with the potential for future rate hikes down the line. Data from Bank of America shows investors had their largest exit from equities since last December. Yahoo Finance Senior Reporter Josh Schafer joins the Live show to break down the comments made by Fundstrat's head of research Tom Lee and why the economy may actually flourish. For more expert insight and the latest market action, click here to watch this full episode of Yahoo Finance Live.
The Federal Reserve's Beige Book notes that economic growth was 'modest' during July and August. U.S. Bank Asset Management Group CIO Eric Freedman joins Yahoo Finance Live to discuss the state of the economy, the possibility of additional Fed rate hikes, and the state of the consumer. Freedman does not think that the next Fed rate hike will happen in September, but he does foresee a hike by the end of the year. Freedman said, "We think what's priced in is likely one more hike a bit later this year."