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Dow Could Hit 100,000 By 2030; Adviser Urges Investors To Prepare

Posted on May 13th, 2017.

The Dow Jones Industrial Average could hit 100,000 by 2030, according to financial author and adviser Ric Edelman. Edelman, who believes incredible profits are in the making for those who prepare for new economic realities. If it doesn’t hit 100,00, he said, it will probably hit 150,000. The blue-chip index currently trades at around...

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What Do Rising Interest Rates Mean For Investors?

Posted on April 4th, 2017.

With interest rates inching upward in the U.S. and elsewhere following a period of sustained low rates, what should investors do to maximize their earnings? Last month, the Federal Reserve raised interest rates and signaled it will raise interest rates more this year. This followed a raise in December, the first in more than a year....

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Weekly Analysis: Stocks at Decision Point, Altcoins Still on Fire

Posted on April 2nd, 2017.

Asset Current Value Weekly Change S&P 500 2363 0.80% DAX 12312 2.06% WTI Crude Oil 50.81 5.92% GOLD 1247.50 -0.24% Bitcoin 1075 1.32% EUR/USD 1.0657 -1.49% 5 Things to Watch Next Week Will Bitcoin target its all-time high? The most important cryptocurrency scared bulls last weekend as it spiked lower to $900 before recovering above...

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The Week in Review: Cryptocurrencies Shine as Global Stocks Rise

Posted on April 1st, 2017.

Weekly Recap Asset Current Value Weekly Change S&P 500 2363 0.80% DAX 12312 2.06% WTI Crude Oil 50.81 5.92% GOLD 1247.50 -0.24% Bitcoin 1072 1.19% EUR/USD 1.0657 -1.49% The correction that took hold of global stock markets last week didn’t last too long and the leaders of the rally, namely the Nasdaq and the DAX, were once again...

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Daily Analysis: Europe Still Bullish as Ripple Rips Higher

Posted on March 31st, 2017.

Friday Market Recap Asset Current Value Daily Change S&P 500 2362 -0.10% DAX 12268 0.10% WTI Crude Oil 50.22 -0.16% GOLD 1246.50 -0.13% Bitcoin 1041 0.80% EUR/USD 1.0685 0.12%   Global stock markets are slightly lower today following yesterday’s strong Wall Street session. The DAX and the EuroStoxx 50 still trades just below their...

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Daily Analysis: Stocks Trade Sideways Again, Litecoin Surges

Posted on March 30th, 2017.

Thursday Market Recap Asset Current Value Daily Change S&P 500 2353 0.21% DAX 12226 0.16% WTI Crude Oil 49.83 0.63% GOLD 1248.50 -0.43% Bitcoin 1033.30 -1.30% EUR/USD 1.0736 -0.26%   Financial markets had another quiet day before the US GDP print, as the key stock markets consolidated below their weekly highs, and investors remain...

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Google’s AI Became Highly Aggressive, Could Have Major Financial Implications

Posted on March 30th, 2017.

Famed physicist Stephen Hawking has warned us that the continued advancement of artificial intelligence might not be as good as we’d like it to. According to him: “[The creation of artificial intelligence] will either be the best, or the worst thing, ever to happen to humanity”. In its list of ways the world could end, LiveScience adds...

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Daily Analysis: Markets Mixed as Brexit Looms

Posted on March 28th, 2017.

Tuesday Market Recap Current Value Daily Change S&P 500 2338 0.08% DAX 12124 0.52% WTI Crude Oil 48.21 1.07% GOLD 1255.50 -0.01% Bitcoin 1061.00 2.90% EUR/USD 1.0868 0.04% European stock markets are relatively strong once again today, with the DAX holding up above the crucial 12,000 level. US Indices are virtually unchanged after...

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Daily Analysis: Stocks Continue Lower as Bitcoin Rebounds

Posted on March 27th, 2017.

Monday Market Recap Current Value Daily Change S&P 500 2319 -1.10% DAX 11092 -0.95% WTI Crude Oil 47.19 -1.71% GOLD 1260.50 0.93% Bitcoin 1025.00 7.39% EUR/USD 1.0894 0.91% Negative sentiment ruled the European session on financial markets today, as the global correction remains intact following the weak bounce at the end of the...

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Weekly Analysis: The Trump Saga Continues, so does Ethereum’s Surge

Posted on March 26th, 2017.

Asset Current Value Weekly Change S&P 500 2344 -1.44% DAX 12064 -0.55% WTI Crude Oil 48.10 -1.39% GOLD 1243.50 1.07% Bitcoin 926 -13.57% EUR/USD 1.0798 0.56% 5 Things to Watch Next Week The Dollar: Will the weakness continue? The US Dollar has been in trouble since the recent Federal Reserve meeting, despite the fact that the central...

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The Week in Review: The Start of Something Big or Just a Blip?

Posted on March 25th, 2017.

Market Recap Asset Current Value WeeklyChange S&P 500 2344 -1.44% DAX 12064 -0.55% WTI Crude Oil 48.10 -1.39% GOLD 1243.50 1.07% Bitcoin 926 -13.57% EUR/USD 1.0798 0.56%   The question in the title is probably the most popular one this weekend among traders. Stock markets concluded a strange period, with some of the most important...

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Time To Short The Market?

Posted on March 25th, 2017.

The six-year bull market is coming to an end, some say. To profit from falling stocks, short investors borrow shares and sell them, believing the shares will be cheaper to buy back and return to lenders in the future. But when a short call is incorrect and the stock rises, the downside can be hard. David Tepper, a billionaire investor,...

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Daily Brief: Stock Markets Consolidate as Bearish Pressures Persist

Posted on March 24th, 2017.

Thursday Market Recap Current Value Daily Change S&P 500 2,350 0.45% DAX 12,093 0.18% WTI Crude Oil 47.70 -0.02% GOLD 1,247 -0.05% Bitcoin 1,006 -4.87% EUR/USD 1.0801 0.17%   Donald Trump suffered a slight defeat yesterday, as the health-care vote got delayed, and that spooked traders in the second half of the afternoon. The decline...

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Blockchains And The War on Cash

Posted on March 20th, 2017.

Currently, India faces devastating cash problems, unique and unprecedented especially for a country of its size. Governments of countries with highly developed financial systems too have proposed to scrape bank notes or at least decommission the highest denominations. In India, the government announced overnight their two largest...

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The Fed’s rate rise: Three questions investors need to ask themselves NOW

Posted on March 15th, 2017.

There are three key questions investors now need to ask themselves in the wake of the Fed’s interest rate hike (up from 0.75% to 1%), affirms the CEO of one of the world’s largest independent financial advisory organizations. deVere Group’s founder and CEO, Nigel Green, is commenting after the Federal Reserve raised interest rates for...