Articles in Economy

Till Now Q4 Earnings In Aggregate Is Zero-sum At Best - Economic Highlights

With the U.S. stock markets closed today for the holiday honoring Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., this is a good time to reflect on the Q4 earnings season started recently and take a peek forward at... Read >>


The Bancorp's New Model With Substantial Upside, Price Target: $16

By The Capitalist Betsy Cohen and Frank Mastrangelo turned a boring bank into a stellar growth institution. In 2006 The Bancorp ( TBBK ) bought a software platform that enabled the company to... Read >>

Will Upcoming Week Be Different? - Economic Highlights

Most investors will be glad to put this dismal week in the markets behind them. The S&P 500, which had been hovering around the 2030 mark to begin the week and even saw an upward push for a... Read >>

Peter Kohli

Lithuania Finally Joins the Euro

The last of the three Baltic States, Lithuania, finally joined the Euro as of January 1, 2015. Until then, they were one of a handful of countries belonging to the European Union that still had... Read >>

Steven Hansen

Are Government Workers Really at a Multi-Year Low?

Have you seen the label "Made in USA"? Supposedly this means the product is "all or virtually all" made in the United States. I have little faith in labels such as this -... Read >>

Will Swiss National Bank's Decision Effect Markets? - Economic Highlights

So far, early Q4 2014 earnings season is being eclipsed by bigger headlines elsewhere. This morning, the Swiss National Bank has made the surprise decision to remove its long standing exchange... Read >>

Peter Kohli

Egyptian Turnaround and How to Invest in It

When people talk about Africa, it is usually about sub-Saharan Africa and never about the North. But after hearing a speech given by the President of Egypt last week on terrorism, I decided to... Read >>


Is 2015 the Year for Rising Interest Rates?

As I discussed in a previous Blog post, interest rates defied expectations by continuing to decline in 2014. As we enter 2015, many investors are asking the same question Will 2015 finally be... Read >>

Will Benchmarks Continue To Be In Negative Territory? - Economic Highlights

We're obviously keeping close track of the dawning Q4 earnings season, but before the bell Wednesday, Retail Sales numbers were released, and the results are not pretty in December, retail sales... Read >> Community

Top-Rated Stock Picks and Most-Read Stories of the Week of January 5 for

Welcome to the latest installment of community stock picks and overview of the most-read stories of the week. We're taking a look at stocks chosen by members of the community from... Read >>

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