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Avoid Behavioral Biases and Make More Profits

Our built-in behaviors, which are unconscious, make us choose investments that will lag. The key is to do what we can to defeat these tendencies. • The more research we do, the more we convince ourselves of our rightness, and therefore the more overconfident (and wrong) we become. Fortunately, ...

USD/CAD Canadian Dollar Lower as US dollar Gains Retail Sales Boost

The Canadian dollar fell 0.28 percent on Thursday. US economic data was the deciding factor as the dollar rose against the loonie despite crude prices heading higher. Canadian retail sales had strong gains but could not overcome their US counterpart. American retail sales exceeded expectations and ...

Third and Final Leg of Stock Market Crash in October or Sooner – Part 1- David Brady (18/04/2019)

April 18, 2019 In this article, I explain why I expect the third and final leg of the crash that began in October 2018 to occur in October 2019, or sooner, and see the S&P 500 fall ~30% to lower lows ~2100-2200. Until then, I expect the S&P to slowly grind higher towards 3000-3150, short-term pu ...

NMHC: Apartment Market Tightness Index Increased in April

The National Multifamily Housing Council (NMHC) released their April report: April NMHC Quarterly Survey Highlights Continued Strength of the Apartment Market he apartment market showed signs of strengthening in the National Multifamily Housing Council’s Quarterly Survey of Apartment Market Condit ...

US Retail Sales Rose 1.6% in March

U.S. retail sales increased by the most in 1-1/2 years in March as households boosted purchases of motor vehicles and a range of other goods, the latest indication that economic growth picked up in the first quarter after a false start. The economy’s enduring strength was underscored by other dat ...

Stocks Flat on Volatile Trading Ahead of Long Weekend

U.S. stocks were flat in volatile trading on Thursday, ahead of a long Easter weekend, as another drop in healthcare stocks blunted gains from upbeat industrial earnings and robust retail sales data. U.S. retail sales increased by the most in 1-1/2 years in March, the latest indication that economi ...

Gold slips to 2019 low as global economic outlook improves

April 18 (Reuters) – Gold traded near its lowest level since end-December on Thursday as indications that the global economy might not be as pain-stricken as previously feared prompted investors to take risks ahead of a slew of economic data. Spot gold eased 0.1 percent to $1,273 per ounce by 072 ...

Third and Final Leg of Stock Market Crash in October or Sooner – Part 1

April 18, 2019 In this article, I explain why I expect the third and final leg of the crash that began in October 2018 to occur in October 2019, or sooner, and see the S&P 500 fall ~30% to lower lows ~2100-2200. Until then, I expect the S&P to slowly grind higher towards 3000-3150, short-term pu ...

Clothing Stocks Gearing Up For Q2

Market Recap for Wednesday, April 17, 2019 We saw mixed trading on Wednesday with the benchmark S&P 500 falling 0.23% to end the session at 2900, still roughly 1.5% beneath the all-time high set in 2018.  Technology (XLK, +0.56%) and consumer staples (XLP, +0.50) led the action, but the continuin ...

Mogo Finance Technology (MOGO) Stock: A FinTech Play With Incredible Potential

Mogo Finance Technology Inc. (NASDAQ: MOGO) recently caught our attention after announcing merger news. In the release, the company said that it signed a definitive agreement to merge with Difference Capital. While the news sent the stock climbing, I believe that there is plenty more value to tap in ...