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    Discover how to gain insight on why corporate earnings are weak and the factors affecting ...
  2. The Market Plays a (Fed) Waiting Game

    In this article, we talk about the outlook on equity markets, the path for Fed rate ...
  3. TIPS: Deflated Expectations, Inflated Opportunity?

    Prices for U.S. Treasury Inflation Protected Securities (TIPS) suggest inflation ...
  4. A Dollar That Stays Within the Lines

    Find out how a range-bound U.S. dollar could contribute to a renewed focus on company ...
  5. The Europe Behind the Headlines

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  6. Gold is Glittering in 2016: Here are 4 Reasons ...

    Gold surged 17% in the first quarter of 2016, its biggest quarterly gain in three ...
  1. 3 Flights to Safety After Brexit (GLD, UUP)

    These three flight to safety plays offer solid choices for market players seeking ...
  2. Gold and Silver Shining Once Again

    The price of gold and silver is slowly increasing, causing gold and silver stocks ...
  3. 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. ...
  4. Why This Economist is Bullish on Dollar

    The U.S. dollar has been taking a beating, but this economist thinks the long-term ...
  5. 3 Factors Driving Gold Prices Higher in 2016 ...

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

    As the U.S. dollar continues to flex its muscle, many companies stand to benefit ...
  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 ...
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