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Emerging Markets: Value Opportunity or Trap?

Stocks in emerging markets are trading at a deep discount to the rest of the world, but this doesn't mean it's time to buy just yet. More 

Thailand Man Made $3.2M on Smithfield Food Trades

The Securities and Exchange Commission has frozen a Thai traders assets after he made a fortune trading Smithfield Foods futures just prior to its acquisition. More 

Hess the Latest Target of Increasingly Energy-Focused Activist Investors

Shareholder activism is booming in the energy sector -- just ask once-integrated energy firm Hess. Plus, the trend could mean solid returns for investors. More 

Red Bull Heir Avoids Civil Suit With $100K Payoff

The family of Red Bull heir Vorayuth Yoovidhya has paid off the family of the police officer he struck and killed while allegedly driving drunk. More 

Global Governments Play the Gold Game

It's worth taking a look at how the governments of Vietnam, India, and Turkey have fared in managing their nations' gold activity. More 

Intel Chipped By Shrinking Demand

Thai flooding this summer certainly made a dent in Intel's business this year, but there have been several indications that PC sales were slowing before that. More 

Toyota Puts the Brakes on Outlook

Thai flooding, strong yen force Toyota to slash its fiscal year outlook by more than half. How long can TM stock stay sturdy? More