Brazil has a terrible economy…but it’s stock market is one of the world’s best this year. A comeback in commodities prices and a new round of corruption busters are driving Brazil’s stock market rally. Its market index, Bovespa, is up …
The S&P / ASX 200 Index (Index: ^AXJO) (ASX: XJO) has fallen more than 2%, to close at 4,760, wiping more than $30 billion off the market. That follows slides in US markets overnight, after the US Federal Reserve stated that it was …
NEW YORK — Cigarettes are bad for you. We all know that by now. But don’t tell that to Wall Street. Marlboro maker Altria reported solid sales and earnings growth on Wednesday. The stock slipped a bit after the report, but shares are …
Last summer at Glenmoor Country Club, I noticed scores of people lounging around the pool with what looked like disposable plastic shoes. I figured the club issued this ostensibly cheap footwear in the locker room so members …
Swine flu stocks could be en fuego today on news that Novartis (NYSE: NVS) said patients needs only one 15 microgram dose of the vaccine to be effective in H1N1. Also, Sinovac Biotech (NYSE: SVA) received approval in China to produce …
Yesterday, the stock bounced off support at $104 and continues to climb. That give you another shot to jump on this red-hot trend as BABA pushes back toward its six-month highs. Don’t miss this opportunity for you to ride this China …
DON’T DESPAIR, LIBERALS: FIGHT. Great piece by Mihir Sharma: “You might never feel as good again as you did a few days ago; because you now understand more fully what your country is. But you will eventually feel better. And if you …