Putin, not Yellen, will determine what the market does next.
But the fact that the guilty bankers are still free and not even on the run is the real outrage here, a travesty that should never be forgotten.
The dollar is down, the Gaza truce is off, the Fed's minutes come out today, and company news is all bad.
The drama between Russia and Ukraine isn't over yet, and that's a terrific reason to stay short.
The retailer is about to sink billions into developing its Rack website. Remember what happened to newspapers after they tried a similar tactic?
While the retailer may have saved itself and its workers' jobs, it's now just one more hurdle in the race to get a lower P/E.
Occasionally you can catch bottoms when things are bad, but that doesn't happen until all hope has faded.
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These companies won't soar like other plays in the sector, but they make for great income sources.
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