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Who Would Win the ‘World Cup of Mutual Funds’?

The U.S. lost in the World Cup, but domestic stock mutual funds look a little more competitive compared to other WC countries and regions. More 

The World Cup Effect: Will Brazil’s Investment Pay Off?

Brazil stocks are going strong despite wasteful spending on the World Cup. Here's what you should know about the emerging market. More 

ABEV: Brazil Beer Tax Talk Takes Fizz Out of Ambev Stock

News that Brazil plans to raise its beverage taxes ahead of the World Cup games sent ABEV stock lower on Wednesday. More 

Trade of the Day: Direxion Daily Brazil Bull 3X Shares ETF (BRZU)

BRZU is a leveraged instrument at 3X, so it is, by nature, more volatile – as are emerging markets in general. More 

Petroleo Brasileiro Stock Follows Brazil’s Problems Down

Brasil's economic problems are rippling through to its major energy producer, PBR, and I am shorting Petroleo Brasileiro stock. Here's why... More 

Petrobras – Is PBR Stock Finally a Buy?

PBR stock has gone steadily downhill over the last five years. So could Petrobras finally be a buy at these levels? More 

Tuesday Apple Rumors: Apple Hires in Asia to Accelerate Product Debuts

Apple is hiring engineers in China to speed up product development; CFO Peter Oppenheimer to retire; and Apple most desired brand in emerging markets. More