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What a Higher Gas Tax Means to Americans and Wall Street

A proposed 12-cent gas tax hike couldn't come at a worse time and would rattle some cages across the U.S. More 

4 Cyclical Sectors Feeling the Pressure

The Russell 2000 isn't the only sector of the market showing weakness now. The hurt is bleeding over to several cyclical sectors. More 

Retail Stocks and Gas Prices: Is the Link Just a Myth?

Rising gas prices are supposed to be a negative for retail stocks. So why do retailers and gasoline have an almost perfect correlation? 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 

What’s Ailing the American Consumer?

The latest U.S. economic data included weak retail sales and American consumers dipping into their savings to spend what little they did. More 

The 9 Most Interesting Stock Charts to Watch Right Now

These nine stock charts point to opportunities for traders, and they can also act as indicators of what may be next for the stock market. More 

U.S. Stock ETFs Decouple From U.S. Economic Concerns

Can we really attribute all of the weak economic data to icy pavements and polar vortexes? Not really, but we are spending, and stock ETFs stocks climb higher More