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Are Auto Companies Back to Their Old Tricks?

The big auto companies seem to be still pushing their inventories onto dealerships to gloss over their struggling sales and decreased demand. Read Article

Here’s Where the Dow, Nasdaq and S&P 500 Stand

The Dow, Nasdaq and the S&P 500 had strong weeks last week and bounced back nicely from the severe dips at the start of earnings season in mid-October. Read Article

5 Hopeful Headlines Indicating Economic Growth

Make sure you navigate your way through the barrage of economic data out there, and determine what this will mean for your stocks. Read Article

Think Twice About Entering New Positions Here

Negative signals abound following the euphoria of the break to new highs. Read Article

Japan Didn’t Spook Global Markets

The negative revisions trend for Q4, in some respects, appears stronger than other reporting cycles at comparable stage. Read Article

Neither Europe nor China Can Kill U.S. Stocks

Handwringing over the weak global economy -- especially in Europe and China -- is greatly overdone when it comes to U.S. earnings. Read Article

What Does Q3 Mean for GDP?

With the latest results, we've seen a GDP growth rate of 3.5% or higher in four of the past five quarters, which signals that economic recovery is gaining steam. Read Article

Ebola Could Trigger a Rebirth in Gold and Silver Prices

The fear a disease like Ebola causes could lead to a financial Armageddon, and investors would rush to gold and silver. Read Article

A Dow Theory Bull Signal for Stocks?

Dow Theory is one of the oldest market techniques in existence, and right now it suggests the Dow is in a very precarious situation. Read Article

Stock Market Breaks as S&P 500 Tests 2,000

The computer trading algorithms that control the stock market were sent into overdrive Thursday, causing quote outages and other mix-ups. Read Article

What to Expect After Yesterday’s Fed Decision

The Federal Reserve managed to announce the end of quantitative easing without spooking the markets too much, which is definitely a good sign. Read Article

Home Healthcare Cuts Threaten 500,000 Jobs, Female-Owned Businesses

The $22 billion cuts over four years to Medicare home health care will also devastate the home healthcare sector for senior citizens and female business owners. Read Article

Where to Look for Yield When Gas Prices Are Low

The biggest winners are going to be companies that consume gas, rather than companies that produce gas. Read Article

11 Must-See Stock Charts for November

Recent stock market volatility has created fertile ground for traders. As November approaches, here are 11 stock charts to watch. Read Article

Cash in Profits and Wait for Next Buying Opportunity

Internal indicators are overbought, and the market needs a well-deserved rest. Read Article

Fed Takes the Axe to QE3

The end of the Federal Reserve's QE3 stimulus sent the Dow Jones Industrial Average back below 17k on Wednesday. Read Article

Market Smashes Through Major Technical Barriers

In just one day, the indices have drastically increased their odds of breaking to new highs. Read Article

The Dow Jones Industrial Average Retakes 17,000

The Dow Jones Industrial Average's rise to 17k shows the market's dependance on stimulus and raises the stakes about as high as they can go for Wednesday's decision to end QE3. Read Article

Peak Gold Is Here to Stay

Earlier this month, the broader equities markets suffered huge losses as gold made significant gains. Then, after the broader markets recovered, gold fell. Read Article