Indian Economy Forecast: Most Overvalued Emerging Market in 2015

By Friday, April 17, 2015

India Economic ForecastThe India economic forecast in 2015 calls for the fast-growing nation of 1.2 billion people to surpass Brazil and Russia in economic size. But investors shouldn’t be greedy; India’s stock market may already account for Prime Minister Modi’s success.
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The International Monetary Fund (IMF) forecasts

Central Banks Creating Global Stock Market Bubbles

By Friday, April 17, 2015

Central banksIrrationality prevails in global stock markets and I believe it’s because of the actions of central banks. What’s happening with central banks and their involvement with equity markets not only is unprecedented, but it also will not end well.
Japanese Stock Market Topping 20,000
Just look at the chart below of the Tokyo Nikkei A… Read More

Early Corporate Earnings Unveil Missing Sales Growth

By Friday, April 17, 2015

Early corporate earningsAs corporate earnings tumble in, equity market action has been more tuned to stronger oil prices. A number of companies have now reported, and the numbers aren’t that bad. It’s still in the early stages, of course, but so far, there have been a lot of good financials. Having said that, sales growth has been missing early this corpor… Read More

China’s Strategy to Boost Consumer Spending an Investment Opportunity?

By Friday, April 17, 2015

China InvestmentsFor many of you who have been long-term readers, you know that I’ve been a bull towards China and Chinese stocks. Yes, there was also the period of deception and fraud with Chinese stocks listed on U.S. stock market exchanges a few years back, but much of that has been cleaned up by the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC).
Short-T… Read More

Gold Prices to Skyrocket Due to Greek and Chinese Economic Struggles

By Thursday, April 16, 2015

Gold PricesAs it stands, there are more reasons for gold prices to go higher than there are for the yellow metal to decline.
The mainstream is focused on just two factors; they argue there isn’t any inflation and that the U.S. economy is performing well enough. Remember: there’s more to gold prices than just these two phenomena.
Think of gold a… Read More

Top Stocks Trading Under $5 to Watch This Month

By Thursday, April 16, 2015

Top stocks in aprilWith the long-in-the-tooth bull market rolling along, it’s getting harder for investors to find undervalued stocks with great upside potential. Or rather, it’s more difficult because investors continue to look in the same place over and over again. Some of the more interesting stocks out there are trading for cheap, includin… Read More

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