Consumer Spending

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    Investors have gotten gun-shy about what Amazon, given its high spending history, ...
  2. Do Big Soccer Tournaments Boost Market Performance?

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  3. Will PayPal Pay on Solid Earnings? (PYPL)

    The company has grown its active accounts by double digit percentage points year ...
  4. ConAgra Stock to Trade Ex-Dividend (CAG)

    The company has found ways to beat Wall Street earnings estimates in the previous ...
  5. Chipotle Earnings Coming Up, What to Expect? ...

    True, the free burritos have helped get some customers back into its restaurants. ...
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    Investors favoring reliable returns should consider slow-and-steady stocks. One way ...
  1. Clorox Stock Rises Ahead Earnings (CLX)

    Clorox has been a pleasant surprise amid an environment where the strong U.S. dollar ...
  2. Amazon Stock Declines Ahead of Earnings (AMZN)

    Investors have gotten gun-shy about what Amazon, given its high spending history, ...
  3. Will PayPal Pay on Solid Earnings? (PYPL)

    The company has grown its active accounts by double digit percentage points year ...
  4. ConAgra Stock to Trade Ex-Dividend (CAG)

    The company has found ways to beat Wall Street earnings estimates in the previous ...
  5. Capital One Stock Rises Ahead of Earnings (COF)

    With COF stock rising more than 7% and 23% in the respective one month and three ...
  6. Costco Stock to Trade Ex-Dividend (COST)

    Costco will send its dividend payment on May 13 to shareholders of record as of April ...
  1. Marginal propensity to Consume (MPC) Vs. Save (MPS)

    Learn the significant roles that the marginal propensity to consume and the marginal propensity to save play in Keynesian ...
  2. Is Japan an emerging market economy?

    Discover whether Japan is an emerging market economy. Emerging markets have high levels of risk and reward due to their growth ...
  3. Are Social Security payments included in the US GDP calculation?

    Understand how gross domestic product is calculated and whether or not transfer payments such as Social Security are included ...
  4. What economic indicators are important to consider when investing in the retail sector?

    Learn why the unemployment rate and Consumer Confidence Index are two of the best economic indicators when investing in the ...
  1. Top 6 Mindless Money Wasters

    If you'd like to save more money, first you'll need to conquer the first step: coming ...
  2. 5 Overpriced Dishes In America

    These are some of the fanciest and most expensive restaurant dishes available in ...
  3. 5 Most Expensive Ebay Auctions

    Check out the most expensive items listed on eBay - items that are sure to bring ...
  4. 5 Products Canadians Pay Way More For

    Here are certain categories of goods and services that are usually cheaper in the ...
  5. 5 Ways To Control Emotional Spending

    Follow these five simple steps to keep your spending under control.
  6. 9 Ways To Trim The Fat From Your Spending

    Bad spending habits are not always obvious. What could you be doing to ensure that ...
Hot Definitions
  1. Law Of Demand

    A microeconomic law that states that, all other factors being equal, as the price of a good or service increases, consumer ...
  2. Cost Of Debt

    The effective rate that a company pays on its current debt. This can be measured in either before- or after-tax returns; ...
  3. Yield Curve

    A line that plots the interest rates, at a set point in time, of bonds having equal credit quality, but differing maturity ...
  4. Stop-Limit Order

    An order placed with a broker that combines the features of stop order with those of a limit order. A stop-limit order will ...
  5. Keynesian Economics

    An economic theory of total spending in the economy and its effects on output and inflation. Keynesian economics was developed ...
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    A member-owned cooperative that provides safe and secure financial transactions for its members. Established in 1973, the ...
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