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  1. The Truth about Productivity

    Why has labor market productivity slowed sharply around the world in recent years? ...
  2. The (Expected) Market Impact of the 2016 Election

    With primary season upon us, investor attention is beginning to turn to the upcoming ...
  3. 3 Charts All Investors Should See

    Given the abysmal start to the year, the defining question is whether this is another ...
  4. 2 Opportunities Amid Today’s Market Volatility

    As you prepare your portfolio for the market volatility ahead this year, here are ...
  5. (EWT, FTW, QTWN) 3 Best Taiwan ETFs for 2016

    Examine detailed analysis of three exchange-traded funds that track the Taiwan equity ...
  6. (ENOR, NORW) 2 Best Norway ETFs for 2016

    Learn about the top two exchange-traded funds, or ETFs, that track the Norway equity ...
  1. AAPL and MCD Earnings Steal the Show

    Analysts weighed in on Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) and McDonald’s Corporation (NYSE:MCD) ...
  2. Openings and closings of America's favorite chains

    As we enter 2016, consumer giants Wal-Mart and Starbucks are starting the year closing ...
  3. (EWT, FTW, QTWN) 3 Best Taiwan ETFs for 2016

    Examine detailed analysis of three exchange-traded funds that track the Taiwan equity ...
  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. VCIT: Vanguard Intermediate-Term Corp Bd ETF

    Learn about the Vanguard Intermediate-Term Corporate Bond ETF, and explore detailed ...
  6. SKYY: First Trust ISE Cloud Computing ETF

    Find out about the First Trust ISE Cloud Computing Index Fund, and a explore detailed ...
  1. Industry Handbook

    In this feature, we take an in-depth look at the various techniques that determine ...
  2. Moving Averages

    Discover one of the most reliable indicators in technical analysis and learn how ...
  3. Basics Of Trading Systems

    A trading system can save time and take the emotion out of trading, but adopting ...
  4. A Guide To Conference Board Indicators

    Learn to put the CB data sets to trading use. Each chapter takes you through one ...
  1. Do plane tickets get cheaper closer to the date of departure?

    Read about when to buy flights. See how statistics can predict optimal pricing. Read about price volatility over time. Learn ...
  2. Is Colombia an emerging market economy?

    Learn the definition of an emerging market economy, and understand how Colombia, while not yet developed, meets the standards ...
  3. What assumptions are made when conducting a t-test?

    Learn what a t-test is, and discover the five standard assumptions that are made regarding the validity of sampling and data ...
  4. What are some of the more common types of regressions investors can use?

    Learn about the most common types of regressions investors use to model asset prices including linear regressions and multiple ...
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    A collection of stocks from companies related to the "Harry Potter" series franchise. Created by StockPickr, this index seeks ...
  2. Liquidation Margin

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

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

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

    An investment that is considered socially responsible because of the nature of the business the company conducts. Common ...
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