Should Investors Take Advantage of Cheap Oil?
Low energy prices have many positive ramifications for the economy, forecasts from LPL and Janney Montgomery Scott say.
World Cup and World Prices ‘Heating Up’: LPL’s Kleintop
The global soccer tournament is seeing more goals, and the world's central bankers are facing some signs of inflation.
3 Tips for Investing in Airline Industry
While the Ukraine crisis and emerging-market woes have buffeted the airline sector, investment manager Nick Cowley sees opportunities.
Are the Markets Dancing on the Deck of the Titanic?
For a quarter-century, financial markets have not known what it means to price the risk of a superpower confrontation and how it impacts the global business climate. Does the stock market reaction suggest another bubble?
Syria Strike by U.S. Likely to Push Oil Prices Higher
Disruptions in oil supply network could also affect U.S. inflation. Kerry speech slams Assad regime for chemical attacks; markets respond as military action appears to still be an option.
Shrinking Exports Drive Japan to Trade Deficit
Japan said that it experienced a trade deficit that was wider than expected, after demand from Europe and China both fell. It is the ninth trade deficit for Japan in 12 months.
Roubini: 5 Reasons Growth Will Slow in Second Half
Using phrases like “fairy tale” and “pie in the sky,” Dr. Doom doesn’t like what he sees.
In Uncertain Times, Top Advisors Focus on Their Strengths
Rydex AdvisorBenchmarking survey finds advisors are focusing on better defining their services to help differentiate themselves.
Japan, China to Discuss Raising IMF Contributions
Japan and China will hold talks over whether to increase their contributions to the IMF, according to the Japanese finance minister.
Oil & Politics: Iraq Outlook Overly Ambitious
Iraq expert Juan Cole describes the political factors now holding up energy developments in that country.