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Stock Market Strategies: Best ETF And Mutual Fund Ideas For Second-Half 2017

The stock market climbed the proverbial wall of work in the first half of 2017 — the eighth year of a bull market that started in March 2009. The SPDR SP 500 ETF rallied 10% this year, through June 23, versus 15% for developed foreign markets, as tracked by iShares MSCI EAFE ETF. Emerging markets, or Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ...

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Biotech, drugmakers, healthcare new champions of the stock market …

A couple of chemists celebrating biotech’s big week. U.S. Army RDECOM / Flickr Don’t look now, but there’s some competition brewing atop the equity market standings. US indices have been ruled by mega-cap technology companies and financial firms for much of the period since the presidential election in November. But after some bullish news last week, drug developers now look ...

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‘Trump gridlock’ has benefits for the stock market, expert says

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With Oil Plummeting, The Stock Market Is The Biggest Loser – Forbes

Oil recently entered a bear market, and most traders are spending their time figuring out the implications for the energy sector. In the old days, people used to say that copper had a PhD in economics. I don’t think that’s as true as it once was–the market for base metals is frequently distorted by speculative activity from China. Oil, on ...

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With Oil Plummeting, The Stock Market Is The Biggest Loser

Oil recently entered a bear market, and most traders are spending their time figuring out the implications for the energy sector. In the old days, people used to say that copper had a PhD in economics. I don’t think that’s as true as it once was–the market for base metals is frequently distorted by speculative activity from China. Oil, on ...

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The booming stock market is in denial, economist David Rosenberg …

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Why The Stock Market Can Triple By 2026

Is this bull market overdone and about to go pop? Well, there is a theory – which data seem to support – that the market moves in cycles of about 17 years up and a comparable period down. And we are in the beginning of the upswing. Raul Elizalde, founder of Path Financial in Sarasota, Fla., explores that notion. We often ...

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London Currency Trader Is Taking On World’s Biggest Stock Market

A tiny London firm with no human traders made its name last year beating banks to climb up the currency trading ranks. Now, it wants a bite of something new: the $27 trillion U.S. stock market. XTX Markets Ltd. is only two years old, but its executives say it has what it takes to compete with more established American trading Goliaths in the ...

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Why Is Trump Causing Chaos In Washington But Not In The Stock …

On Jan. 25, 2017, newly inaugurated President Trump repeated his baseless claim that millions of undocumented immigrants illegally voted in November’s election. He signed an executive order directing construction of his signature border wall. And a House committee announced it would start investigating possible Russian interference in the election. The SP 500 hit an all-time high. On Feb. 9, an ...

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Why Is Trump Causing Chaos In Washington But Not In The Stock Market?

On Jan. 25, 2017, newly inaugurated President Trump repeated his baseless claim that millions of undocumented immigrants illegally voted in November’s election. He signed an executive order directing construction of his signature border wall. And a House committee announced it would start investigating possible Russian interference in the election. The SP 500 hit an all-time high. On Feb. 9, an ...

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