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Investment Strategy

Impolitic politics

Back to Argentina…back to the big city…back to a massive new corruption and bribery scandal. It’s sweeping up senior functionaries … 0 245
Stocks and Shares

Blood-soaked FAANGs

Today I’ve decided to share a recent article written by Bill Bonner, a friend who I’ve worked with in the … 0 259
Investment Strategy

Why consistency beats shooting for the moon

An age-old dilemma for investors is whether they should concentrate on solid investments, which are likely to result in more … 0 272
Economic Crisis

The hard lessons of populist failure

Today I want to share with you a recent email exchange I had with a reader named Patrick, who I … 0 273
Economic Crisis

Trade wars weigh on stocks…again

Global stock prices are under pressure as trade wars have come back on the agenda. US actions and rhetoric have … 0 313
Investment Strategy

Is there a right time to buy dividend stocks?

I’ve noticed that some dividend investors try to buy dividend stocks just before the companies make a payment. In reality, … 0 351
Latin America

Brazil’s uncertain market outlook

The Brazilian stock market has been hammered in the last few months. In US dollar terms, it’s one of the … 0 307
Asia

Is it now safe to buy South Korean stocks?

Finally, the day came when Donald Trump and Kim Jong-un met in Singapore. It seems to have gone pretty well, … 0 312
Stocks and Shares

The “dividend aristocrats” that live beyond their means

The “dividend aristocrats” are stocks that have increased their dividends every year for at least 25 years. Unsurprisingly, they’re popular … 0 394
Stocks and Shares

Deutsche Bank: once more down in the dumps

Deutsche Bank stock must be one of the most-hated stocks in the markets these days. In the past couple of … 0 380
Europe

Italy’s “lost decades”

Things change quickly! Last week I highlighted how the summit meeting between Donald Trump and Kim Jong-un had been cancelled. … 0 335