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The legendary investor who predicted the past 2 bubbles breaks down how the 9-year bull market will end

In late 2017, the investing legend Jeremy Grantham was officially on bubble watch. He said as much in a quarterly letter he coauthored for his firm, …


Chances of a Bear Market for Stocks Are Falling, Really

By<p>Aug. 16, 2018 11:57 a.m. ET<p>The current bull market has been running since bottoming out in 2009, with the <b>S&P 500</b> having soared 320% since then. …

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Opinion: Index fund investors will fail in a bear market if they can’t pass this test

Maybe we shouldn’t be judging investment advisers according to whether or not they can beat the market.<p>That’s an incredible admission from someone …


Overdose Death Rates In U.S. In 2017

Live on Bloomberg TVBloomberg Markets: AmericasGuests: Spencer Soper, Steve SosnickFull Schedule<p>TicToc<p>A record high 72,000 Americans died from drug …

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Historical Bull And Bear Markets Of The S&P 500

There's been plenty of chatter lately about the current bull market becoming the "longest on record." Below is an updated look at the length of the …

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Bear Market Costs China Tech Moguls $34 Billion

Tencent Holdings Ltd.’s first profit drop in at least a decade came as a shock to investors, but founder Ma Huateng is far from the only Chinese tech …

Financial Markets

Crypto Market Recovers to $210 Billion, Tokens Surge as Ethereum Rises 4%

Advertisement<p>In the past 24 hours, despite the strong downtrend of major cryptocurrencies, the crypto market demonstrated a quick recovery from this …


2 Reasons Why Active Managment Matters Now

Passive vs Active? That is the never ending debate about how a portfolio should be managed. The passive camp argues that investors should buy and hold because the stock market has steadily rallied over the past 100 years and the returns match the benchmark you follow. The big flaw in their argument …

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Gold Is Melting: Why This Is No Time To Panic

<i>Source:</i><p>Gold/SPDR Gold Shares (GLD) is going thorough one of its most vicious selloffs in years. The yellow metal is essentially …


Crypto Exchange Huobi Partners with Five Firms to Launch Trading Platforms

The third largest cryptocurrency exchange on the planet has partnered with five firms to help them launch their own trading platforms. The Huobi …


Yuan Squeeze, Gaming Freeze, Tencent: A Week in China's Markets

Yuan bears feel the squeeze even as the currency drops for a 10th week, Hong Kong has a slew of nasty earnings surprises, and Tencent Holdings Ltd. …

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What ETF? There's a Wall Street Stock That's Already Tracking Bitcoin

At a time when it's hard to find a correlation between cryptocurrencies and just about any other asset class, it may come as a surprise that a fairly …


Altcoin Purge Begins: Okex Delists 28 Token Pairs

News<p><b>As part of what some observers are calling a purge of alternative coins during the cryptocurrency bear market, Hong Kong-based exchange Okex</b> …


An Inconvenient Truth About Cannabis Stocks

It’s almost October, and the smell of legal cannabis in the air. Legalization was one of the most hotly anticipated events of Trudeau’s government, …


The Black Swan's real name is Minsky

There is innovation in financial jargon as new terms and metaphors keep popping up.

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Despite price crash, Bitcoin believers still say the best is yet to come

SAN FRANCISCO — In December, Bitcoin seemed like the next big thing. One Bitcoin was nearing $20,000, financial journalists were starting to seriously consider whether Bitcoin could replace safe-space investments like gold and companies sprouted up to sell Bitcoin to the general public.<p>It’s been …


Norway Holds, Turkey in Spotlight, U.K. Retail Sales: Eco Day

Norway’s central bank kept its key interest rates unchanged, setting policy makers up for the first tightening in seven years next month<p>Turkey …

Financial Markets

12 Safe-Haven Income Funds: Municipals To Preferreds

<i>Stock market volatility has led many investors to consider allocating more of their portfolios to safe haven investments. Particularly appealing to several contributors are domestic income vehicles that have limited exposure to global tensions and geopolitical risks.</i><p><b>Bob Carlson</b>,</b> …


Notes From the Brink: Reasons Behind the Crypto Bear Market

Cointelegraph takes stock of a week in which double-digit losses wreaked havoc on many high-profile cryptos, and Bitcoin (BTC) momentarily fell …


McDonald’s to invest millions in modernizing 280 Atlanta restaurants

McDonald’s plans to spend $170 million modernizing its restaurants in Georgia, including nearly three-quarters of the ones located in Atlanta.<p>The …


Tencent's Shares Are Radioactive - For Now

Is Tencent (TCEHY) the canary in the coalmine? That thought keeps crossing my mind as I watch the stock get hammered in trading on the Hong Kong …


After the Bell: Dow Jumps 396 Points Because This Is What Happens When the Market’s Not Worried About Trade

By<p>Aug. 16, 2018 5:35 p.m. ET<p><b>Summer Anthem.</b> Stocks started out strong Thursday and just kept getting stronger, as investors cheered upcoming talks …


UBS Wealth Unit Sees Value in Euro-Area Banks After-Rout

Euro-area banking shares, the biggest losers in the region’s Turkey-driven market retreat, are starting to look oversold, according to UBS Wealth …

Financial Markets

Corona Brewing’s Parent Corporation Invests $4 Billion In Cannabis Company

Constellation Brands is the owner of beers we know and enjoy, like Corona, Modelo and Pacifico. Now the umbrella of these mega brands has invested $4 …


An analyst just toured Tesla's Model 3 facility and said everything's going great despite Musk turmoil

• "Tesla seems well on the way to achieving a steady weekly production rate of 5,000 to 6,000 units per week," Evercore ISI wrote Thursday.<br>• The upbeat …


Dow eyes biggest gain since April as Wall Street recovers | Financial Times

A solid morning session for Wall Street has put the Dow Jones Industrial Average on track for its biggest advance in four months.<p>The recovery for US …

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Pharma, IT sectors likely to be in focus

<b>Bull market or bear market?</b>Nifty is trading in a band of 11350-11500 over the last eight trading sessions. A breakdown below 11350 level will see …

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IT Researcher G2 Crowd Estimates $30 Billion in Wasted Software in 2017

G2 Crowd’s first quarterly Momentum Grid Report, launched Aug. 15, is aimed to assist line-of-business buyers in selecting software packages that …

Enterprise Tech

Look inside RiNo's new The Source Hotel featuring restaurants, a rooftop brewery and pools

The hotel will feature 12-vendor market of local and hard-to-find continental retailers


Bull market approaches record for longest in history

Scott Wren, Wells Fargo senior global equity strategist, discusses how much more room the bull market has to run.

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