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Key to the End of the Bull Market

I already put forth six reasons why this bull market could keep charging higher. And while those factors are still valid, it’s time to add one more powerful indicator to the mix for good measure: corporate profits. You see, a company booking more and more profits each quarter is bound to benefit from a soaring...

How Do You Fill Your Man-Purse With China Profits?

While America struggles with unemployment and a budget crisis, $1,000 handbags are flying off Chinese shelves. And the strength of the Chinese consumer was underlined on Monday, with the news that LMVH Moet Hennessy Louis Vuitton bought out Bulgari. In turn, that points us directly to the best way to profit from China. Okay, so...

Eye-controlled Laptops are Coming

Visitors to last week’s C-bit trade fair in Hanover, Germany saw the future of computer technology. And it’s mouse-free. This is the first laptop with built-in eye control – a development we all need according to Tobii Technology’s Jan-Erik Lundkvist. The technology is being tested by children playing computer games… hands-free. Lundkvist says: “Natural user...

Job Market Turns Sunny

The U.S. labor market is catching up to a rebound long seen in other parts of the economy. Employers added 192,000 jobs in February, which was more than expected, and the most since May last year. And figures for December and January were revised up, according to the Labor Department. Meanwhile – the unemployment rate...

Drunk and Ready to Go? Car of the Future May Say “No”

Accidents happen every day, but according to the World Heath Organisation drunk drivers are responsible for a million road deaths every year. Researchers at technology giant QinetiQ are trying to find ways to keep roads of the future free of drunk drivers and are currently developing two prototypes that give the car veto power over...

A Case of Spies or Undetected Lies?

Yet another twist in the tale of corporate espionage that’s been gripping France – it may be complete fiction. In an interview with Le Figaro, an executive from Renault cast doubt on the accusations that spurred the dismissal of three of its executives and threatened a diplomatic row with China. Chief Operating Officer Patrick Pelata...

Europe’s Woes a Boon for Ryanair

Investors Are Playing the Mobile Revolution All Wrong

The exploding use of mobile devices promises to be the fastest growing – and possibly biggest technological trend ever. Bigger than the personal computer revolution of the 1990s. Bigger than the desktop internet revolution of the early 2000s. Bigger than the invention of the automobile, too. In fact, it already accounts for over $1 trillion...

Five Rules for Hunting Profits in "Penny Stocks"

Five Rules for Hunting Profits in “Penny Stocks”

Spend any time around blue-blooded Wall Street types and I guarantee you this – they’ll never share a hot tip on a “penny stock” – a stock trading for under $5. Why not? For starters, mutual fund managers are prohibited from investing in stocks with such tiny sticker prices. So they don’t even bother researching...

Six Reasons Why This Bull Market Could Keep Charging

After the stock market sold off this past Tuesday, it’s time to address a question that I keep getting asked: Is the market overdue for a correction? You don’t need to be Sherlock Holmes to figure out what the mainstream financial press wants us to believe. Negativity Alert #1: Headlines abound, touting the fact that...

This Tech Stock is a Ticking Time Bomb

I’ve made it clear that I’m bullish on technology stocks. Why the optimism? Because two powerful forces are working in technology companies’ favor at the same time… The technology sector is the most financially fit in the market. It boasts the best demand fundamentals, as new products are constantly being developed to do everyday business...