US Dollar

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    April was far from the cruelest month for investors. Most will have felt sentiment ...
  2. Gold is Glittering in 2016: Here are 4 Reasons ...

    Gold surged 17% in the first quarter of 2016, its biggest quarterly gain in three ...
  3. To Correctly Predict the Fed’s Policy Path, Watch ...

    The Federal Reserve (Fed) left policy unchanged last week, continuing a “wait-and-see” ...
  4. Re-Emerging Markets?

    If you're wondering when will the emerging markets comeback be? Read on because is ...
  5. The Top ETFs for a Rebound in Financials (XLF,PGF)

    Financials have been hit hard. Here's how to play it if you think a bottom is approaching. ...
  6. 3 Themes That Will Shape Markets This Quarter

    Fears of a global recession hit markets hard at the start of the year. Yet the anxiety ...
  1. Gold and Silver Shining Once Again

    The price of gold and silver is slowly increasing, causing gold and silver stocks ...
  2. The Top ETFs for a Rebound in Financials (XLF,PGF)

    Financials have been hit hard. Here's how to play it if you think a bottom is approaching. ...
  3. Why This Economist is Bullish on Dollar

    The U.S. dollar has been taking a beating, but this economist thinks the long-term ...
  4. 3 Factors Driving Gold Prices Higher in 2016 ...

    Find out how uncertainty, interest rates and inflation expectations drove gold prices ...
  5. The Biggest Losers From the U.S. Dollar Gaining ...

    As the U.S. dollar continues to flex its muscle, many companies stand to benefit ...
  6. 4 ETFs To Trade the Euro (FXE, ULE)

    Learn how investors can utilize ETFs to trade major currencies such as the euro without ...
  1. How is the value of a pip determined?

    Learn how the pip is used in the pricing of a currency pair in forex trading, and see how the foreign exchange market is ...
  2. What happens to the US dollar during a trade deficit?

    Learn what happens to the U.S. dollar during trade deficits. Trade deficits happen when imports exceed exports leading foreigners ...
  3. What economic indicators are most useful when investing in the metals and mining ...

    Learn about the different economic indicators that investors use to determine if it is a good time to invest in the metals ...
  4. What are the nations with the lowest PPP (purchasing power parity) with respect to ...

    Learn how purchasing power parity (PPP) is used to compare the price of goods between countries, and which countries have ...
Hot Definitions
  1. MACD Technical Indicator

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  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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