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Why Is This Market So Boring?

Small caps and emerging-market stocks have wiggled hard, but the S&P 500 hasn't gone anywhere. That might have a lot to do with a hazy outlook in many corners. More 

Retail Stocks – The 7 Stock Charts You Need to Watch Now

Retail stocks have been hit hard in recent weeks, putting a number of stock charts on the verge of a breakdown. Which retail stocks are most vulnerable? More 

Wall Street Says Weak Economic Growth Isn’t Just a Blip

Weak first quarter economic growth was supposed to be a weather-related blip. So why are some key indicators showing no sign a second-half recovery is in the cards? More 

Caution Signals Are Flashing as Consumer Concerns Persist

Weakness in the consumer discretionary sector continues despite upbeat news on employment and retail sales. Here's why investors need to heed this warning signal More 

Has Momentum Investing Lost its Mojo?

Former high flying industry sectors like biotech and social media stocks have crashed between 14-16% over the past month. Here's what lies ahead More 

Why Employment Data Affects Stock And Bond ETFs Differently

Economic data points on unemployment and Obamacare caused stocks and bonds to react differently last week. Take a look at which sectors were most effected More 

How Bond ETFs Crushed Stock ETFs In Q1 2014

The economy grinds along, and a good number of stock ETFs show wear and tear, while these bond funds gained ground. What's on tap for the second quarter? More