Slow growth wont last forever

I don’t agree with the slow-growth-indefinitely forecasts.I’ve long said that, until global deleveraging is completed, gross domestic product will continue to grow by about 2 percent annually. I’ve also noted that reducing debt levels after a financial crisis, especially one caused by a borrowing binge, normally takes about a decade. This episode is eight years old, and at the rate […]

What was lost in China's stock market slide – Reuters

The author is a Reuters Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are his own.China’s sell-off will be felt far beyond its see-sawing stock markets. The month-long slide in share prices has called into question the country’s recent conversion to market dogma, while the state’s floundering response has exposed the limits of its grip on China’s financial system. Broader reforms may suffer.Some […]

S&P500 may break below 100 dma, Building Wealth, Investing …

Episode 122:  The DOW has broken below its 50 dma and the S&P500 is hovering just barely above its.More importantly, the S&P500 is only 0.5% above its 100 dma.   If it breaks the 100 dma and doesn’t quickly recover, that’s a huge red flag because the 100 dma has been an extremely dependable support level.That being said, this is an […]

Expert: Biogen Is Closing In On The 'Holy Grail' For Biotech Stocks …

Related BIIBBiogen Continues To Decline After Friday’s RoutDid The AAN Meeting Affect Biogen, PTC Therapeutics, GW Pharma Or Isis Pharma?Synageva Q1 Loss Narrower-than-Expected, Pipeline in Focus – Analyst Blog(Zacks)In this week’s episode, Estimize is joined by Joe McCann, a former biotech analyst at CR Intrinsic and the CEO of Slingshot Insights.In the episode, Joe discusses Biogen Inc (NASDAQ: BIIB) new […]

UK trader arrested in stock market 'Flash Crash' | Oklahoma City …

Federal law enforcement officials have charged a United Kingdom man with manipulating the stock market and triggering the 2010 “Flash Crash.”
The Federal Bureau of Investigation said Navinder Singh Sarao, 37, was arrested Tuesday in the U.K. and charged with multiple counts of fraud.Prosecutors say Sarao used illegal trading techniques that contributed to an abrupt stock market crash on May 6, […]

Are you pursuing happiness? – Wealthsteading Podcast

Episode 102:  The pursuit of happiness is so important that it’s a phrase immortalized in the Declaration of Independence.  Unfortunately for most it is simply a cliché.In this episode I describe four paths to happiness that some listeners of this podcast are pursuing.  In each case, their desires are TOTALLY DIFFERENT.  That’s the point.  Don’t get caught up in media […]

Economics the window on the soul, Building Wealth, Investing …

http://www.wealthsteading.com/podcastepisodes/wsp_076_150121.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: iTunes | Episode 76:  Forget the Econ 101 you hated in school.  It’s not about charts and archaic terms- it’s the essence of human nature.  Economics is extremely important to be understood and applied in life.At its core, economics is about two things- managing scarcity and incentives.  Master those two items and you’ll […]

You're not Warren Buffett, Building Wealth, Investing, Retirement …

http://www.investablewealth.com/wealthsteading/podcastepisodes/wsp_067_150101.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: iTunes | Episode 67: The number one mistake in failing to build wealth is not saving enough.  Number two is making poor investment decisions.  The financial industry wants everyone to think they’re an investors…so that they can charge you fees.  Most people shouldn’t be classified as investors…first you must EARN and then SAVE.Don’t […]

Entry level job, Building Wealth, Investing, Retirement, Stock Trading …

http://www.investablewealth.com/wealthsteading/podcastepisodes/wsp_064_141223.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: iTunes | Episode 64:  Energy sector jobs have been a bright spot since the recession…will that trend continue?  Maybe not.  High tech jobs are seeing a rotation but if you’re tech savvy and flexible you should do fine.Today we discuss taking an entry level job and moving up from there.Subscribe to the Wealthsteading […]

Intel Data Platform helps businesses unlock their big data – BetaNews

Intel Data Platform helps businesses unlock their big dataThe Intel Data Platform offers an open environment for importing, managing and analysing big data. It builds on the existing Intel Distribution for Apache Hadoop and in addition a new Intel Data Platform: Analytics Toolkit creates graphical analytics and predictive modeling to help businesses uncover valuable insights from hidden relationships […]