By Michael Snyder, on August 17th, 2015You can stop waiting for a global financial crisis to happen. The truth is that one is happening right now. All over the world, stock markets are already crashing. Most of these stock market crashes are occurring in nations that are known as “emerging markets”. In recent years, developing countries in Asia, South […]
Gerald Celente of the Trends Research Institute has just gone on the record with a prediction that there will be a stock market crash by the end of this calendar year.If you are not familiar with Gerald Celente, he is one of the most highly respected trends forecasters in the entire world.He has been featured on CNN, The Oprah Winfrey […]
Bank of America Merrill Lynch analysts have just published a fantastic map showing which major US listed companies are worth more than entire emerging market stock indices.Take a look:BAMLThe authors offer this explanation of the “the journey from hubris to humiliation” that emerging market equities have undergone: Back in late 2010, when Sepp Blatter announced that Russia & Qatar would follow […]
Thomson ReutersAn investor stands in front of an electronic board showing stock information at a brokerage house in FuyangSHANGHAI (Reuters) – China’s securities regulator said on Friday that it had restricted 24 stock trading accounts for suspected trading irregularities.The accounts had been found to have abnormal bids for shares or bid cancellations and were thus suspected of affecting share prices […]
CEO Sorapoj Techakraisri said yesterday that the company expects the contribution from its new diversified food retail business to be equal to or even exceed its real estate business by 2018.Revenue from Dean & DeLuca will rise to US$103 million (Bt3.3 billion) this year from more than $90 million last year.Pace acquired the food business from its founders in the […]
The health-care sector is hot—but it’s not due just to the wild ride in booming biotech.The health-care sector as a whole has been a standout in the S&P 500, up 9 percent year-to-date through the end of May and the top sector gainer last month, with a 4 percent return. That’s compared to the S&P 500’s meager 2.3 percent for […]
Cuba once had a stock market, the La Bolsa de Valores de la Habana, which lasted from the 1920s until 1959, when the Cuban revolution ended private ownership in the country. The Havana exchange was, in fact, one of the largest stock exchanges in Latin America.Now, as President Obama moves the U.S. closer to ending the 60-year-old trade embargo with […]
Here’s a quick, executive summary of stories from this past abbreviated trading week, with a link to the full articles online. Markets were closed Friday.
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Cyber Security LeadersAs promised, Martin Weiss gives you additional insights into cyber security companies, including some new analysis and the names of specific companies to […]
When it comes to traditional biotech investing — that is, biotech stocks in healthcare — it’s not uncommon for a company to fall dramatically after a negative outcome from a binary event, such as a failed clinical trial. In some instances, development-stage companies with no products on the market and few revenue streams can see their market value fall below […]
Will Crashing Commodities Crash the Stock Market?Stock-Markets / Financial Markets 2014Jul 29, 2014 – 10:47 AM GMTBy: Clif_Droke There are some analysts out there who maintain that the precipitous decline in commodity prices this year bodes ill for the stock market.Witness for example the dramatic drop in the price of corn. Below is a chart of the Teucrium Corn Fund […]