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"Buy-and-Hold" Has Historically Been a Winning Investment Strategy

Frank Holmes | Equities.com |

I don’t believe it’s an exaggeration to say that 2019 exceeded expectations for a great number of investors.


Housing Starts Hit 13-Year High in December

Reuters | Equities.com |

Housing starts jumped 16.9% to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 1.608 million units, the highest level since December 2006.


European Central Bank Sees Some Upbeat Signs in Eurozone

AP News | Equities.com |

Recent data point to "a stabilization in euro area growth."


Confident Consumers Lift US Retail Sales in December

AP News | Equities.com |

Americans were willing to spend during the holidays after a sluggish November.


December Payroll Number Disappoints at Only 145,000 Jobs Added

AP News | Equities.com |

The report suggests a lingering weakness in manufacturing.


Facebook Again Declines To Limit Political Ad Targeting

AP News | Equities.com |

The company also won't fact check political ads.


Deadly Australia Bushfires Sweeping Country Reaches National Disaster

Matt Bird | Equities.com |

​What to know about the deadly Australia bushfires and why they're expected to continue for months


2020 Boom or Kaboom!

William Corley | Equities.com |

Will stocks stall in 2020?


US Manufacturing Activity Falls to Lowest Level in Decade

AP News | Equities.com |

December's index was the lowest since June 2009, when the US economy was at the tail end of the Great Recession.


​10 Disruptive Trends for 2020

Gary C. Bizzo | Equities.com |

A look ahead at the top disruptive technology trends for 2020


Humanity. 2.0 - Opening Address at the Vatican

The opening address was delivered by Rev. Philip Larrey, Chairman of. Humanity 2.0, and Matthew. Sanders, CEO & Founder of Humanity 2.0.


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