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Fueled by strong economic data and favorable earnings reports, the Dow and S&P 500 made new record highs for the week, states Bonnie Gortler of
Ever since the market crash in February and March of 2020, so many investors, authors and analysts have been on high alert for the next shoe to drop, states Avi Gilburt of
This market is still akin to a runaway freight train. The momentum is strong and positive, and there are no confirmed sell signals at this time, states Larry McMillan of Option Strategist.
Sponsored Content - Everyone wants to know when this current bull market will end…well “most” everyone, says Mike Turner, president, Turner Capital Investments.
As noted on Wednesday, large-cap stocks in the US are diverging from small caps but the entire US equity market has also become detached from other markets, especially in Asia, explains Ian Murphy of
Last week I shared that the bears were running out of scenarios where they could get a decent meal. They have been let out of the cage to feed, but time and time again rudely cut short just when it looked like the bottom could fall out, explains Jeff Greenblatt of Lucas Wave International.
Jason Bodner and Lucas Downey of of breaks down the $2 trillion infrastructure plan and why that will be bullish for stocks.
The S&P 500 (SPX) is flexing its muscle with a breakout above 4,000. However, the rest of the market is not joining in on the fun, says Steve Reitmeister, editor of Reitmeister Total Return.
This awesome quote from Ernest Hemingway’s The Sun Also Rises points out how trends can go, recalls Lucas Downey of
The market’s multi-month rally has been relentless, supported by a trio of powerful bullish pillars, asserts Mike Larson, editor of Safe Money Report.

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Global maritime shipping sectors are performing exceptionally well in 2021 as investor attention returns to global recovery trends. J Mintzmyer, a renowned global maritime shipping expert, will walk investors through the key segments of the industry and share insights about which areas and companies are best positioned both for recovery trades and for potential long-term investments. Join for the latest global trade commentary as well as an educational seminar on a fascinating, but often overlooked, key segment of the global economy.
Global governments stepped in with historic stimulus and central bank accommodation to lessen the economic blow of the Covid-19 pandemic. There is no end in sight for the era of easy money, while domestic divisions in the United States threaten to boil over. In this session, Anthony Scaramucci, founder of global investments firm SkyBridge Capital, discusses his view on the future of American politics and how it could inform investors asset allocation mix for the next decade.
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