Capital Gains Tax Cut Unleashes Egypt's Stock Market

Meanwhile, America enjoys the “Great Reset”!The ancient Egyptians worshipped divine bulls…and now it seems to be paying off!The country’s stock market has gone bullish after it halted capital gains taxes.
Egypt suspended a capital gains tax on Monday, sending shares soaring after a months-long downturn in which investors had complained of a lack of clarity about the new taxes, with some […]

Countdown to the stock-market Crash of 2016 is ticking louder …

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Construction on the Bay Bridge in Oakland in 2013. Fiscal policy that includes public infrastructure development could stave off a collapse in economic growth.
Warning bells just keep getting louder and louder as the countdown to the Crash of 2016 keeps ticking. Wall Street’s in denial, but the Washington Post warns: “U.S. economic growth slows to 0.2 percent, grinding nearly […]

Solazyme is Trading Below Cash; Should You Buy?

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 […]

Richard Reeves: Catching Up With Big Data – Truthdig

ShutterstockThis is a column about “Big Data” and a new way to predict the results of presidential elections for the next 20 years.We begin with the rise of Nate Silver, the former baseball statistician retained by The New York Times, and his blog, “FiveThirtyEight,” which accurately predicted the results of the 2008 vote in 49 of the 50 states. He […]

Regulating big data: Rules for the new tools | The Economist

WHEN the internet was gathering steam in the mid 1990s, White House policy wonks got together under President Clinton’s nerdy aide, Ira Magaziner, to find ways to support it. Principles emerged like the “tax free internet” (ie, no punishing tariffs on ecommerce). Today, with big data in the headlines, a new gaggle of policy geeks have put forward a plan […]

Look at the Stock Market 4-year Presidential Cycle – The Market Oracle

Look at the Stock Market 4-year Presidential CycleStock-Markets / Cycles AnalysisApr 03, 2014 – 06:39 AM GMTBy: Clif_Droke

For all the bullish 2014 expectations among Wall Street analysts, few if any consider the impact of the long-term cycles. After all, it’s in late 2014 when several major long-term yearly cycles are scheduled to bottom in […]