Economic Indicator

  1. Is the White House too Optimistic on the Economy?

    Are the White House's economic growth projections for 2016 and 2017 realistic or ...
  2. Can the Market Predict a Recession?

    Is a bear market an indication that a recession is on the horizon?
  3. The Truth about Productivity

    Why has labor market productivity slowed sharply around the world in recent years? ...
  4. The One Thing Your Portfolio Must Always Have

    Portfolio diversification is essential in any situation, but especially so as the ...
  5. U.S. Recession Without a Yield Curve Warning?

    The inverted yield curve has correctly predicted past recessions in the U.S. economy. ...
  6. Market Outlook: No Bottom Until 2017?

    These investing pros are bearish on the market in 2016. Will there be a bottom in ...
  1. Is it Time to Buy Emerging Markets ETFs?

    Does the poor performance of emerging markets, particularly China, present a buying ...
  2. 4 Ways to Short China with ETFs

    If the Chinese economy proves to be a house of cards, here are a few ways to trade ...
  3. Discover the Economic Events That Lie Ahead

    2016 is poised to be a very interesting year macro-economic-wise: China is on the ...
  4. (ENOR, NORW) 2 Best Norway ETFs for 2016

    Learn about the top two exchange-traded funds, or ETFs, that track the Norway equity ...
  5. The Next Big ETFs Might Be From Latin America

    These ETFs are an excellent place to start for any investor interested in betting ...
  6. Learn To Use This Leading Indicator of Home Sales

    By following the trend shown in the MBA Purchase Index, investors can identify investment ...
  1. Economic Indicators To Know

    The economy has a large impact on the market. Learn how to interpret the most important ...
  1. What's the difference between microeconomics and macroeconomics?

    Microeconomics is generally the study of individuals and business decisions, macroeconomics looks at higher up country and ...
  2. Is Israel a developed country?

    Read about how Israel is a developed country with a highly advanced technology sector. Learn how Israel still has poverty ...
  3. 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 ...
  4. What types of expenses are factored into autonomous consumption?

    Examine the principles of autonomous consumption in a zero-income scenario and the differences between induced or discretionary ...
Hot Definitions
  1. Liquidation Margin

    Liquidation margin refers to the value of all of the equity positions in a margin account. If an investor or trader holds ...
  2. Black Swan

    An event or occurrence that deviates beyond what is normally expected of a situation and that would be extremely difficult ...
  3. Inverted Yield Curve

    An interest rate environment in which long-term debt instruments have a lower yield than short-term debt instruments of the ...
  4. Socially Responsible Investment - SRI

    An investment that is considered socially responsible because of the nature of the business the company conducts. Common ...
  5. Presidential Election Cycle (Theory)

    A theory developed by Yale Hirsch that states that U.S. stock markets are weakest in the year following the election of a ...
Trading Center