Economic Recovery

  1. Is the Eurozone Recovery for Real?

    Is the eurozone’s consumption-led growth uptick sustainable? We took some of the ...
  2. An Underappreciated Trend Supporting European ...

    This week’s chart focuses on an underappreciated trend that supports the case for ...
  3. The Challenge the Fed Faces (in 2 Powerful Charts)

    The Fed faces a big challenge as it seeks to raise interest rates this year: The ...
  4. The Good (and Bad) News About One Fixed Income ...

    Find out how the recent rebound in commodity prices has been good news for high yield ...
  5. Politics May ‘Trump’ Fundamentals This Year

    As we approach the end of the first-quarter earnings season, the state of health ...
  6. A Window of Opportunity for Emerging Market Assets

    This week’s chart shows why we are in a sweet spot for emerging market (EM) assets ...
  1. Why Investors are Bailing on Japanese Stocks

    Foreign investors have pulled out of Japanese equities to the tune of $46 billion ...
  2. How Las Vegas Sands Corporation Handles Macau ...

    Find out how Las Vegas Sands is weathering the downturn in Macau by maintaining focus ...
  3. 4 Reasons Why the Housing Recovery Will Be Short-lived ...

    Evidence would suggest that the same culprits from 2008 and some new ones are re-inflating ...
  4. Stocks Rally on Poor Jobs Report, Data and Beer

    Rarely has a weak US jobs report been cause for celebration.
  5. Benefits of Regional Bank ETFs over Commercial ...

    The SPDR S&P Regional Banking ETF offers a stable local alternative to broad-based ...
  6. Is EMQQ the Best ETF Bet for China?

    There are many ETFs that track Chinese equities, but this one is unique. Here's why.
  1. What are the major laws (acts) regulating financial institutions that were created ...

    Read about the major federal responses to the financial crisis of 2008, such as the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform Act and ...
  2. How does the Federal Government track the business cycle?

    Learn more about the agencies used by the federal government to research business cycle changes and inform decisions about ...
  3. Is there a difference between the special administrative regions of Hong Kong and ...

    As Special Administrative Regions (SARs) of the People's Republic of China, Hong Kong and Macau differ somewhat in their ...
  4. Why is Keynesian economics sometimes called depression economics?

    Learn how in observing the effects of the Great Depression, Keynes identified flaws in classical economic theory particularly ...
  1. 7 Ways To Position Yourself For Recovery

    Preparing yourself for an economic turnaround can give you great peace of mind.
Hot Definitions
  1. MACD Technical Indicator

    Moving Average Convergence Divergence (or MACD) is a trend-following momentum indicator that shows the relationship between ...
  2. Over-The-Counter - OTC

    Over-The-Counter (or OTC) is a security traded in some context other than on a formal exchange such as the NYSE, TSX, AMEX, ...
  3. Quarter - Q1, Q2, Q3, Q4

    A three-month period on a financial calendar that acts as a basis for the reporting of earnings and the paying of dividends.
  4. Weighted Average Cost Of Capital - WACC

    Weighted average cost of capital (WACC) is a calculation of a firm's cost of capital in which each category of capital is ...
  5. Basis Point (BPS)

    A unit that is equal to 1/100th of 1%, and is used to denote the change in a financial instrument. The basis point is commonly ...
  6. Sharing Economy

    An economic model in which individuals are able to borrow or rent assets owned by someone else.
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