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Inflation is now rising faster than expected for the first time in five years… Investment bank Citigroup's so-called "Global Inflation Surprise Index" has been surging higher in recent months, along with consumer prices. In simple terms, the index compares actual consumer price data – what most developed countries use to measure "inflation"....More>>>
Jet.com, a subsidiary of retailing giant Walmart (NYSE:WMT), has acquired online footwear and clothing retailer ShoeBuy for $70 million from IAC (NASDAQ:IAC).Top 10 Heal Care Stocks To Buy Right Now: Forward Pharma A/S(FWP)
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Shares of theDanish drugmaker Forward Pharma A/S (NASDAQ:FWP) gained 48.2% yesterday as....More>>>
Far away places with strong sounding names. Americans like to travel overseas, but not invest there. Dan Crimmins of Crimmins Wealth Management in Woodcliff Lake, N.J., has some good advice on why you should invest in non-U.S. companies, many of which you encounter every day at home:
Should I invest in international stocks?
The question is understandable because international....More>>>
The stock market has rallied strongly since the election, and the Federal Reserve is officially on track to increase interest rates over time. Retirees are benefitting from higher stock portfolio values and the prospects for higher payouts in their bond portfolios.
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But they shouldn’t forget about dividend-paying stocks. They could grow less....More>>>
Factoring in a relatively modest outlook for Trump economic programme on Discover Financial Services (NYSE:DFS) makes the stock stand out attractive while its conservative risk programme and strong capital returns mean there is downside protection. Investors should buy.
When I last wrote about DFS I thought it looked attractive on the basis of its strong capital return credentials but argued....More>>>
There hasn’t been much of a post-holiday afterglow for retail stocks to start 2017, and any shred of lingering optimism was snuffed out Thursday morning.
Led by steep declines from Kohl’s and Macy’s, retail stocks dominated the worst performers in the S&P 500 in morning trading, plunging much further than the broader average’s 0.3% dip. The worst offenders....More>>>
Even with Total S.A.’s stock price recovery of almost 25% from its January 2016 lows, Total S.A.’s stock price is still noticeably below the company’s pre-crash highs. However, despite these difficulties, Total S.A. continues to offer investors a respectable dividend of more than 5% and has strong growth potential. Combining these things, we will see how Total S.A. is a strong....More>>>
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Gold sold off sharply since the election based on the belief that President-elect Trump will bring higher growth. This sell-off makes little sense for those who understand that gold is an investment in monetary policy failure and the destruction of paper currencies. Central banks remain hell-bent on printing money and creating inflation in order to deal with epic levels....More>>>
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Are you a successful investor?
This is more than just a rhetorical question. It is what defines how comfortably one will be able to retire or if s/he will be able to retire at all. As we all know it starts with saving. But what to do with those accumulated savings? Results are what defines success as an investor; not just short-term gains but those long-term compounded....More>>>
In some regards, the election of Donald Trump and the looming implementation of his policies could be a bit confusing for owners of AT&T Inc. (NYSE:T), as well as for owners of Time Warner Inc (NYSE:TWX). But that doesn’t necessarily mean you should shy away from AT&T stock.
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Why are things confusing? Two of Trump’s appointments....More>>>
This is a follow-up to my August 25th Seeking Alpha article, Gold Is Perilously Close To Multiple Sell Signals.
On Tuesday, gold broke down decisively through its previous support level at $1,300. This wasn’t just a “dip” below a support line, this was a $43 exclamation point that cannot be ignored. As pointed out in my previous article, gold has been in a long-term downtrend....More>>>
The Q3 2016 earnings report forsmall cap Yelp Inc (NYSE: YELP) is scheduled forbefore the market closes onWednesday (November 2nd). Wepreviously had shares ofYelp Incin our SmallCap Network Elite Opportunity (SCN EO) portfolio last summer with our SCN EO newslettersaying this about the stock:
There’s no question YELP has recently fallen out of Wall Street favor, but if you consider....More>>>
Frontier Communications (FTR) tumbled to the bottom of the S&P 500 today thanks to financial results so bad they called into question the viability telecom company’s dividend.
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Shares of Frontier Communications plunged 14% to $3.39 today, while the S&P 500 fell 0.7% to 2,097.94.
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Retirement investing is not what it used to be. In the old days, one could just invest in the safe stocks to buy, in blue chips, in a nice ladder of bonds, and do just fine.
Alas, the market has significantly changed. Much of this is due to the historically low interest rates weve had.
The problem with the Federal Reserves attempt to goose the economy is that it killed bond yields,....More>>>