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Cryptocurrencies' collapse is one for the history books

Not even the notorious dot-com bubble popped as fast<p>Early this year <i>Crain's</i> called bitcoin frenzy a "textbook investment bubble." Since then the …

Stock Markets

Asian shares stumble as markets shrug off Wall Street relief bump; Shanghai down 2.1%

Asian shares closed mostly lower in Wednesday trade, shrugging off the positive tone on Wall Street, as the dollar held firm in the wake of Turkey's …

Stock Markets

Your Prospects Don't Need More Time

“We need time to think it over. We’ll get back to you in a couple of weeks.”<p>This objection has nothing to do with time. It’s something deeper and …

Sleep deprivation turns people into ‘social lepers’ and its effects can be contagious, research shows

It has long been known that a bad night’s sleep can make you grumpy. But new research has found that being sleep deprived can turn people into …

Sleep

Singapore’s prime minister schools Trump on how trade actually works

The prime minister of Singapore is really not cool with Donald Trump’s tariffs. In a Washington Post op-ed this week, Lee Hsien Loong condemned Trump’s trade barriers as “not the correct solution.” His key point:<p>As economists have pointed out, when assessing economic relationships, what matters is …

Economics

4 Marijuana Stocks That Should Yield at Least 100,000 Kilograms of Cannabis Annually by 2019

If you want a piece of the fast-growing legal pot market, these companies would be a great place to start your research.<p>Sure, cryptocurrencies have …

Equity Markets vs. Cryptocurrency Markets: Weekly Performance Review

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January's rocket market rise doesn't mean the bull market is near its end

There is no set definition of a market "melt-up." But it's fair to say that we're in one, or close.<p>If a melt-up is a sharp upward acceleration in …

Wall Street wobble, weak dollar pull Asian shares lower

TOKYO (AP) — Asian shares are mostly lower after stocks wobbled on Wall Street. A dip in the dollar's value against other currencies hit regional …

Stock Markets

FTSE dips as pound gain weighs on exporters

LONDON (Reuters) - The UK’s top share index fell for a third straight day as a deepening global sell-off in the dollar strengthened sterling and dented earnings prospects for British companies exposed to the U.S. currency.<p>People walk past the London Stock Exchange Group offices in the City of …

Bank of America, Citi, others consider blocking bitcoin purchases with their credit cards

Bank of America and other major consumer-facing lenders are assessing the use of credit cards to purchase bitcoin and other virtual currencies, which …

Credit Cards

Stocks to Watch: Amazon, Ford, Fiat Chrysler, Caterpillar, 3M, Lam Research, Micron, Nvidia

Among the companies with shares expected to trade actively in Thursday's session are Amazon.com Inc., Ford Motor Co., Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV, Caterpillar Inc., 3M Co., Lam Research Corp. and American Airlines Group Inc..<p>Shares of Amazon.com climbed 0.8% to $1,368.10 premarket following a DA …

How to Trade the 7 Hottest Stocks in the Tech Sector

There's no two ways about it -- tech is on top.<p>The technology sector is the hottest segment of the S&P 500, handing investors price returns of almost …

Investing

3 Charts That Are Warning of a Pullback in Technology | Investopedia

It may not be conventional, but the uptrend that has dominated the technology sector over the past few years has conditioned investors to feel like …

Trading

Bitcoin Is Losing Ground -- Here's the Coin That Could Take Its Place

A major payment-processing company is ditching bitcoin, but seems very interested in a certain alternative.<p>It has been a quiet day in the …

MORGAN STANLEY: We're convinced these 7 stocks will explode higher over the next 2 months

Earnings season has been a bright spot for the stock market for several quarters. You could even argue it has been the root cause of the equity explosion that has served investors so well.<p>Morgan Stanley, however, says to enjoy the profit growth party now while you still can, because it's not going …

Stock Markets

5 Dividend Stocks for Bull and Bear Markets | Investopedia

To achieve superior returns through bull and bear markets alike, investors should look to stocks with the very highest dividend yields, according to …

3 Top Stocks to Buy in December

It might seem difficult to find attractive stocks to buy right now, with the S&P 500 up by more than 17% so far in 2017 and the market hovering near record-high levels. However, there are some stocks that still look attractive from a long-term perspective -- even some of the market's best …

These Amazon best-sellers convert any car’s headlights to LEDs for just $25

There were a lot of advancements in the automotive industry in recent history that served little purpose other than to gouge customers for as much …

These 17 Stocks Are Boosting The Market, Why Investors Should Beware

<b>When viewed at the individual stock level, 2017 has been a much more mixed picture than the “market” shows</b><p>The more I look at where investment returns have come from during 2017, the more I am reminded of 1999. That year, the “market” did well, but most of its return came from a limited number of …

Tencent market cap overtakes Facebook

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Top Ranked Momentum Stocks to Buy for November 14th

Here are four stocks with buy rank and strong momentum characteristics for investors to consider today, November 14th:<p><b>Take-Two Interactive Software,</b> …

50 Company Stocks to Watch in 2018

Figures were compiled or calculated by Bloomberg’s Global Data division from the most recent company and/or broker reports as of Sept. 15 unless …

3 Stocks That Look Just Like Costco in 1982

The best is still far, far ahead for these three companies -- and their investors.<p>When it comes to fantastic long-term stock returns, it's tough to …