With 66 percent of Americans supporting the legalization of marijuana, this has the potential to become the biggest year yet in the grand scheme of U.S. cannabis policy reform.
There are an estimated six billion ounces of gold in the world, worth more than $7 trillion – a whole lot of value contained in a precious resource with a limited supply.And yet, we didn’t hear much about gold in the mainstream media when the price got trapped in a tight range for most of 2018.
The Price is Wiped, But Hard Work is Paying Off As we end 2018, most cryptocurrencies are down at least 80% from the mouth-watering highs we witnessed just a year ago. If we look deeper, we can see a wave of i...
Wednesday’s record 1,086-point (or +5%) single-day surge in the Dow Jones Industrial Average, and a nearly +5% jump in the S&P 500, might have felt exhilarating for market bulls. However, a look back at price action during past crashes indicates that sharp, sudden rallies are typical behavior during sustained bear markets.
Despite the seasonal promise of a December recovery, the stock market action on the day before Christmas will make its mark in the record books – but there’s no merriment, no gifts to be given, except perhaps to short sellers and put option holders as the major market indexes get roasted on an open fire.
It happens every year without fail: when the holiday season approaches, stock market analysts and investors start buzzing about an upcoming “Santa Claus rally". Can we really count on a turnaround as the year limps to the finish line?
The presupposition that the Democrats will win enough seats in the Senate and House to reclaim control of Congress, and thereby thwart anything the President plans to do for the next few years, is widely he...