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Emerging Markets May Be Forecasting An Emerging Disaster

Emerging Markets May Be Forecasting An Emerging Disaster

Investors are starting to notice that the stock indexes covering the so-called “Emerging Markets” have been declining steadily.  There can always be many reasons for such a development, but the leading culprits these days are slowing growth in the Chinese economy (and China is a dominant customer of businesses in the developing world) and tariff/trade war concerns between China and the U.S.

Esports Are Exploding: Here Are The 3 Best Stocks To Profit

Esports Are Exploding: Here Are The 3 Best Stocks To Profit

57 million people tuned in to watch a recent professional video-gaming (esports) match. That’s almost 3x more than the 2018 NBA finals. […] Massive sums of cash are pouring into this booming sector.

3 Things That Could Burst Amazon's Trillion Dollar Bubble

3 Things That Could Burst Amazon's Trillion Dollar Bubble

Everyone who has followed Wall Street long enough knows what happens to bubbles in the end. They burst, costing investors who jumped into the market at the wrong time big money.

Electric Mercedes opens German assault on Tesla

Electric Mercedes opens German assault on Tesla

The Mercedes EQC - whose launch program in Stockholm features yoga in a direct appeal to the Millennials who have flocked to Tesla - is the first production model under the carmaker’s electric EQ sub-brand. It will be closely followed by similarly hyped debuts for BMW and Audi.

World stocks at six-month high as NAFTA deal eases trade war fears

World stocks at six-month high as NAFTA deal eases trade war fears

World stocks rose to a six-month high on Tuesday, lifted by investor optimism that a U.S.-Mexico deal to overhaul the North American Free Trade Agreement will go some way to averting a global trade war.

Apple is close to becoming the first $1 trillion American company

Apple is close to becoming the first $1 trillion American company

Apple is now worth about $945 billion. Shares are up more than 13% this year, far better than the overall market. For Apple to hit a $1 trillion market valuation, the stock would need to go up just another 6% to $202.30 a share.

Most Americans Don't Invest In Stocks For Retirement, But Still Fear Next Market Downturn

Most Americans Don't Invest In Stocks For Retirement, But Still Fear Next Market Downturn

Less than one-third (31%) of middle-income boomers feel prepared for retirement and lower-income boomers feel even less prepared. So what is driving this lack of preparedness and uneasiness?