Tag: Consumer

A trader looks at a mixed financial picture
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If you had never looked at a chart of any of the major stock market indices before and...

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Brazil has the highest gross domestic product (GDP) in South America, whether measured nominally or by purchasing power...

Chinese Flag in Shape of China
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We featured FXI, a general Chinese exchange-traded fund (ETF), a little more than a month ago, and that...

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This week I want to share the PowerTrends that I think are best positioned to outperform in the...

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What raised my eyebrows recently was the weaker-than-expected April retail sales figure.

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In advance of tomorrow's release of the government's monthly jobs report, stocks fell today, led by consumer and...

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Optimism-fueled increases in consumer and technology stocks led the S&P 500 to yet another new record high today.

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Following two days of decline, stocks rebounded today on the back of the best increase in household purchases...

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In early January, I shared with you my concern about rising beef prices. Well, during the last several...

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Slow home price growth and a consumer confidence drop lowered stocks today, preventing the S&P 500 from achieving...