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Weekly Market Review & Target Fills November Week 3

Weekly Market Review & Target Fills November Week 3

The major news for the week, was the ongoing rally in the global equity markets including the United States, following the news of a Donald Trump victory in the U.S. presidential elections. The main indices in the United States and in Germany hit new highs. The Dow peaked at just below 19,000, a new all […]

India Eliminates Paper Currency In Move Against Corruption

India Eliminates Paper Currency In Move Against Corruption

Last week the Prime Minister of India made a surprise announcement. That within 24 hours, the country’s largest bills would no longer be accepted as legal currency. The financial move was initiated, to deal with the rampant corruption that permeates throughout the nation. The government is removing the 500 and 1000 rupee notes, that is […]

Donald Trump: The Troubling Financial And Economic Challenges Ahead

Donald Trump: The Troubling Financial And Economic Challenges Ahead

When Donald Trump becomes president, he will attempt to fulfill many of the commitments he made to voters during the long and contentious election campaign. One of the reasons he was successful in his bid for the Presidency, was that he focused on job expansion and overall economic growth. The Trump agenda is ambitious. It […]

Weekly Market Review & Target Fills November Week 2

Weekly Market Review & Target Fills November Week 2

The major news for the week, was the dramatic drop in the global equity markets including the United States, following the news of a Donald Trump victory in the U.S. presidential elections. The major exchange the Dow Jones Industrial (Dow), plunged 800 points. This was a drop of over 4%. The following morning the losses […]

United States Foreign Policy In The Middle East Under President Obama

United States Foreign Policy In The Middle East Under President Obama

The next President of the United States will inherit a far more dangerous world, than the one President Obama inherited. There are rising tensions with China, Russia, North Korea, as well as a number of nations in Africa and the Middle East. Extremist groups are rapidly spreading around the world, which threatens to further destabilize […]

Weekly Market Review & Target Fills November Week 1

Weekly Market Review & Target Fills November Week 1

The major news for the week, is the downward trend in the global equity markets including the United States. It is being caused by a combination of surging debt, declining corporate profits, banks and financial instability, slowing global economic growth and the likelihood that the United States will raise interest rates at the end of […]

An Economic Choice In The 2016 United States Presidential Election

An Economic Choice In The 2016 United States Presidential Election

The election cycle of 2016 has become one of the most bitter contests in United States history. The personal negatives of both presidential candidates are exceedingly high and voters are having a hard time trusting either of them. If voters are able to separate the politics from actual policy positions, one can then discern between […]

Weekly Market Review & Target Fills October Week 4

Weekly Market Review & Target Fills October Week 4

The major news for the week, is the broad sell off in bond markets of sovereign debt in major markets including in the United States. The trend is at the highest level in months. It is being caused by a number of factors which include spiraling government debt, stagnating corporate profits with rising debt, overall sluggish […]

Russia: The Return To Great Power Status?

Russia: The Return To Great Power Status?

The people of Russia admire two things in their political leaders, the projection of military power and the accumulation of national wealth. The calamity of the Russian economy over the last few years, has placed President Vladimir Putin under increasing pressure, to deliver on foreign policy successes. The 2014 seizure of Crimea served two major […]

Weekly Market Review & Target Fills October Week 3

Weekly Market Review & Target Fills October Week 3

The major news for the week, is the sputtering movement in world equity markets including in the United States. The descending trend is being caused by a number of factors which include stagnating corporate profits, speculation that the United States will raise interest rates by 0.25% at the end of the year and overall sluggish […]