Here's why China's plan to create a 'soft landing' for its economy will counteract uncertainty in Europe.
When you look past Europe's debt woes, you'll see stronger US consumers, an improving housing market and banks with capital.
With no country driving global growth and the US reining in banks, stocks and economies worldwide will struggle to gain momentum.
High-quality stocks are falling to bargain prices in this rocky market -- but owning them might cause you to suffer short-term losses.
It's easy to be a naysayer when it comes to bank stocks, but there are plenty of reasons to be optimistic.
The strengthening dollar is opening opportunities for US investors, yet the market can only see the negatives.
Gold prices will keep rising because the precious metal is becoming increasingly hard to find.
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