The Stock Market Is The Leading Influence On Price Setting And Trade Markets

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The stock market is one of the leading influences on price setting and trade markets. It can have both positive and negative effects on prices and movement in trade both domestically and internationally. The United States stock market has had a long history of influence not only on our economy, but also on a global scale. Currently, the stock market has been slight downturn, due to falling oil prices and agricultural commodities. Which allows for cheaper products for the consumers. It is clear to see that the stock market has and will continue to influence how the average person goes about their day to day life.
The history of the New York Stock Exchange External Link begins with the signing of the Buttonwood Agreement by twenty-four
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This is also why the gas prices have been so low in the past few months. The three main markets which include the Dow, Nasdaq, and S&P have been up and down over the last few days. The most popular stock is apple even though it has been in a decline of late. The top five most popular stocks in today’s market are some of the biggest companies in today’s electronic age, they are Microsoft, Google, General Electric, and Time Warner. The top five stock gainers are vacationing places and electronic software corporations. The commodities such as gold, silver, gas, oil, and corn have been low the last few days. The Canadian dollar has the most value to the U.S. dollar. The Shanghai Market has the highest percentage of gain sitting around a 2.30% gain in the world markets. The FTSE has the lowest market with a -.59% in the world market. When it comes to the current bear market it is a little below average of all the bear markets since the thirties. The average is a gain of 3.8% per month while the current bear market is only gaining 2.9% per month. The total gain of the current bear market has been 167% which is about 20% below average but it is about 40% above the median for the bear markets of the past.
The stock market is based on a never ending amount of factors, everything that seems to happen in the world good or bad always seems to have some sort of effect on the market and our economy. Ranging from new company startups, other
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