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  1. The Hidden Portfolio Risk in Higher Rates

    We discuss the implications of a higher rate regime for your portfolio. The answer ...
  2. Yamana Gold Shines Unchanged Interest Rates (AUY)

    Shares of Yamana surged as much as 8% Wednesday, moving in lockstep with higher gold ...
  3. First Majestic Silver Finds Silver Lining (AG)

    Add the name First Majestic Silver to the list of companies breathing a sigh of relief ...
  4. Assessing Silver Standard's Valuation (SSRI)

    Silver Standard is expected to underperform where it matters the most -- on the bottom ...
  5. Is the Concept of 'TINA' Helping the Stock Market?

    Here's why the "TINA" (There Is No Alternative) perspective of stock market growth ...
  6. Higher Gold Prices Boosts Yamana Stock (AUY)

    For the second day in a row, shares of Yamana Gold, which have synced up with gold ...
  1. Yamana Gold Shines Unchanged Interest Rates (AUY)

    Shares of Yamana surged as much as 8% Wednesday, moving in lockstep with higher gold ...
  2. First Majestic Silver Finds Silver Lining (AG)

    Add the name First Majestic Silver to the list of companies breathing a sigh of relief ...
  3. Assessing Silver Standard's Valuation (SSRI)

    Silver Standard is expected to underperform where it matters the most -- on the bottom ...
  4. Higher Gold Prices Boosts Yamana Stock (AUY)

    For the second day in a row, shares of Yamana Gold, which have synced up with gold ...
  5. Yamana Gold Rises With Higher Gold Prices (AUY)

    Gold prices were higher Monday, thanks to the weaker dollar. Shares of Yamana Gold ...
  6. 2 Investments With the Most Risk in 2016 (GLD, ...

    Investors should identify which investment has the most risk to protect themselves ...
  1. Can real interest rates be negative?

    Discover the circumstances that can cause real interest rates to be negative and learn how to calculate the values of real ...
  2. What does a negative bond yield mean?

    Find out what it means when a bond has a negative yield and what circumstances must arise for the yield to be negative when ...
  3. What is the relationship between inflation and interest rates?

    Inflation and interest rates are linked, and frequently referenced in macroeconomics. Inflation refers to the rate at which ...
  4. Are secured personal loans better than unsecured loans?

    Read about the differences between secured loans and unsecured loans and how they are used. Learn about forms of collateral ...
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