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750+ Rate Cuts In 10 Years: Is This As Good As It Gets?

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Reading Time: 5 minutes Emerging Markets Dominate 2017 Now that the year is almost over, we can review the performance of various asset classes and markets. Just like how the 52-week high list shows which sectors and industries need to be paid attention to, the best performing asset classes tell us a lot about…CONTINUE READING

Campaign Promises Scrapped; Nothing Has Changed

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Reading Time: 5 minutes This article will review the shortened week the markets had. The stock market had a rough week as the S&P 500 was down 1.21%. The ten-year bond yield had a sharp decline from 2.3822% to 2.2374%. The dollar index fell modestly from $101.18 to $100.48. It was certainly a week…CONTINUE READING

Why Is China Dumping US Treasuries?

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Reading Time: 5 minutes China is a major manufacturer of merchandise. They are the world’s second largest economy, following the United States. China is the world’s biggest exporter of goods and have the largest trade surplus. That trade surplus results in vast currency reserves. This positive balance of trade for China has continued to…CONTINUE READING