Market decline

Proof that this fall in the market does not make sense

The perfectly normal, healthy and expected market pullback is accelerating, causing many investors to worry about a correction or even a new bear market. The S&P 500 is down 9.4% from its September 2 highs, while the Nasdaq is correcting. Beloved tech names like Apple and Amazon are flirting with bear market territory. There are […]

Market decline

US stocks fall as market decline continues for third week

Wall Street closed another hectic trading week on Friday with a large drop in stocks that left the S&P 500 with its third consecutive weekly loss. The S&P 500 fell 1.1%, led once again by a massive sell-off of tech companies, with Apple, Amazon and Alphabet particularly weighing on the market. Tech stocks and other […]

Market price

Afghanistan: Monthly National Market Price Bulletin, Issue 3 (covering August 2020) – Afghanistan

Background WFP has over 20 years of experience in collecting price data in Afghanistan. WFP launched its weekly market price monitoring and data collection in the 34 provinces in May 2020, and added 9 additional products to the analysis, including items related to livelihoods (fertilizer, improved seeds and feed), based on requests from Food Security […]

Market price

Pakistan, the price leader in the demolition market

Strendy owners looking to scrap their old ships are more likely to find a good deal in the Pakistani scrap market. In its latest weekly report, shipping broker Clarkson Platou Hellas said that “it has been a week highlighting how constantly changing and volatile this market is, ensuring that it is always difficult to know […]