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Liz Ann Sonders: Stocks Stuck in the Muck

Liz Ann Sonders: Stocks Stuck in the Muck Key Points Weak U.S. profit growth and Fed policy uncertainty have weighed on U.S. stocks, and with the summer season approaching, a breakout doesn’t appear imminent. But there is hope ...
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Economy Insight Interest Rates Markets Outlook UK

Brexit vote and Fed rate hike speculations

On this week’s Market Week in Review video webcast: U.S. 1Q GDP data was revised up 0.8%, adding fuel to speculation that the U.S. Federal Reserve (the Fed) will raise interest rates in June or July. How might ...
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How to Stack the Odds in Your Favour

How to Stack the Odds in Your Favour by Michael Batnick, The Irrelevant Investor The best investment advice- boring as it may be- is to save more money. Delaying current consumption to benefit your future self is one ...
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Insight Markets Outlook US Stocks

The Conditions You’d Want Are Already Here

The Conditions You’d Want Are Already Here by Joshua Brown, The Reformed Broker Have we corrected through time, rather than through price, enough to spark the next leg higher for the bull? Consider: No new high since last May, ...
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Memorial Day Reflections

Memorial Day Reflections by Brad McMillan Commonwealth Financial Network I’ve been struggling all morning, trying to decide what to write today. I could talk about oil prices. I could talk about the relationship between consumer confidence and wage ...
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Insight Markets Outlook Technical Analysis

Vialoux's Stock Market Outlook - Friday May 27, 2016

Vialoux's Stock Market Outlook - Friday May 27, 2016 by Don Vialoux, EquityClock.com Durable Goods Orders well above average, helped by strength in defense spending.   Real Time Economic Calendar provided by Investing.com.     **NEW** As part ...
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Insight Markets Outlook US Stocks

Why Is the S&P 500 Approaching All-Time Highs?

Why Is the S&P 500 Approaching All-Time Highs? by Cullen Roche, Pragmatic Capitalism Greece is back in the news. There’s a devastating recession in oil. Emerging market turmoil is widespread. The Fed is worried about global growth so ...
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Markets Weekend Reads

9 Things You Do NOT Need to Be Happy, and other Weekend Reads

9 Things You Do NOT Need to Be Happy, and other Weekend Reads Here are this week's reading diversions for your personal enlightenment. Have an excellent weekend! by Helen Lamanna, AdvisorAnalyst.com 9 Things You Do NOT Need to ...
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Canadian Market Insight Markets Outlook Technical Analysis

Betting On (Canadian) Insurance Companies? - The Fed Kickstarts The Charts

Betting On (Canadian) Insurance Companies? - The Fed Kickstarts The Charts by Greg Schnell, The Canadian Technician, Stockcharts.com Since the Federal Reserve minutes last week, some investors are modifying their expectations for at least a 0.25% increase. Looking on ...
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Insight Markets Outlook US Stocks

Are "Safety Stocks" Truly Safe?

Are "Safety Stocks" Truly Safe? by Seth Masters, AllianceBernstein Market volatility at the beginning of 2016 spurred many investors to seek a safe place to ride out the storm. As is often the case, the stocks they favored ...
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"I don't know" hits a 26-year high

"I don't know" hits a 26-year high by Joshua Brown, The Reformed Broker Nobody knows what to do right now. Peter Boockvar notes that “I don’t know” sentiment just hit a 26-year high in the latest polls… Following ...
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Commodities Insight Markets Metals Outlook

Industrial Metals on Pace for Worst Month in 4 Years

Industrial Metals on Pace for Worst Month in 4 Years by Jodie Gunzberg, Dow Jones Indices While most of the markets have calmed as investors wait for Brexit and the Fed rate decision, industrial metals are crashing. The ...
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Investors: Are you a return seeker or a risk manager?

Investors: Are you a return seeker or a risk manager? by Michael Thomas, Russell Investments Investing, at its most basic level, is a delicate trade-off between return seeking and risk management. For many investors, the factor that dominates ...
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Asset Allocation Insight Markets Outlook Strategy

Great (But Wrong) Expecations

Great (But Wrong) Expecations by Roger Nusbaum, ETF Strategist, AdvisorShares A favorite topic to blog about has long been alternative ways to allocate assets beyond the 60/40 standby as well as the extent to which big market trends ...
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APPLIED MATERIALS INC (AMAT) NASDAQ - May 27, 2016

APPLIED MATERIALS INC (AMAT) NASDAQ - May 27, 2016 SIA Charts Daily Stock Report (siacharts.com) The SIA Daily Stock Report utilizes a proven strategy of uncovering outperforming and underperforming stocks from our marquee equity reports; the S&P/TSX 60, ...
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