Chinese stocks are a disappointment in 2013 and, at this point, are looking to underperform the U.S. stock market for the fourth consecutive year. ∙ But while China sorts out its growth issues, across the East China Sea, Japan has been on a...―
How is that economic recovery going? It may not feel like much, given that it’s progressing far more slowly and cautiously than after any other postwar recession. One of the themes we’ve been discussing for over four years is that ...―
Small companies tend to perform well coming off a recession like the one we had in 2008. ∙ The beginning of the year was excellent for small-cap stocks as the Russell 2000 led the way with a 12% advance in the first quarter, including a ...―
The most important news to come will be in two technology stocks: Intel Corporation (NASDAQ/INTC) and Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ/MSFT). What these two companies report in their earnings results will be very telling when it comes to the health ...―
Silver is in a coma at this time, stuck below $30.00 and both its 50- and 200-day moving averages (MAs). Yet for traders, prices can easily spike on any firm sign of a sustained global economic recovery, since the white metal is used in numerous...―
It has been quite some time since I looked at Chinese stocks. The reality is that since the meltdown in Chinese reverse-merger stocks in 2011 and 2012, there has been an apprehension to buying Chinese stocks as reflected by the comparative...―
All we ever seem to hear is bad news about the US real estate market. Well, ActiveRain just did a survey of almost 2500 real estate pros, and the infographic below tells their story where the economic recovery is concerned. All in all, a ...―
The results are in for the bank stress tests by the Federal Reserve, and they show, as I had expected, an improving banking sector that is more defensive to risk and much improved as far as their balance sheets, liability, and vulnerability to ...―
There was some rejoicing last Friday after the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported 236,000 new jobs and a lower unemployment rate of 7.7% for February. (Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics, March 8, 2013.) ∙ While the job creation ...―
The time has arrived for China. For the country, this will be a critical moment in its continued development as a global power, with a change at the helm under its new President Xi Jinping and Premier Li Keqiang. China is currently facing a ...―
While 2012 proved the strongest year for real estate since 2009, new home sales slipped in December by over 7 percent from November 2012 sales, according to a press release issued by the U.S. Census Bureau. The shortfall surprised industry ...―
There are still numerous pundits calling for China to collapse. I’m not sure where this reasoning comes from. It’s true the country has stalled, and there are more issues associated with an economy that has been expanding over the past decade....―
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