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​Financial Myths: It’s Better to Light a Candle Than Curse the Darkness, Part II

Michael McTague | Equities.com |

Recreational travel and entertainment is on the rise...


Four Companies with Secret (and Not-So-Secret) Shady Sides

Remy Merritt | Equities.com |

Everyone has heard about the Amazon (AMZN) warehouse scandals and Nike’s (NKE) sweatshops, but they’re the ones that got caught. But it’s not just the well-publicized


Ryanair Pops on Earnings

Michael Teague | Equities.com |

One company that does not seem to be suffering the brunt of Europe’s recent economic struggles appears to be the discount airline Ryanair (RYAAY).Ryanair operates passenger flights throughout


Equities Sector Coverage: Wall Street Rallies on Stimulus Hopes

Sector Recap | Equities.com |

US import prices fell 1% in May as expected, while export prices fell by 0.4%, more than the 0.1% decline expected. The Dow Jones Industrial Average rose to 12,548.64 going into the final half


Focus on China Stocks Shifts to Second and Third Tiers

Gene Linn | Equities.com |

China stocks opened strong Monday following big gains in the U.S. on Friday, with the Hang Seng Index in Hong Kong starting above formidable resistance at 21,000.But the index could not break the


Equities Sector Coverage: Stocks Close FIrst Down Week of 2012

Sector Recap | Equities.com |

Advanced GDP for Q4 2011 came in at 2.8% slightly below expectations. A build of $56 billion in Business Inventories accounted for 1.945% of this gain. The PCE Price Index came in at 0.7%, below


Equities Sector Coverage: Stocks to Fizzle on Weaker Home Sales

Sector Recap | Equities.com |

New Home Sales slipped 2.2% in December to an annual rate of 307,000. The price of a new home fell 12.8% year over year to $210,300, and 2011 was the worst sales year on record. The inventory of


Equities Sector Coverage: Wall Street Closes Out Worst Quarter in Years

Sector Recap | Equities.com |

Personal spending rose 0.2% in August in line with estimates, while personal income unexpectedly fell 0.1% for the first decline since October 2009. The Chicago PMI Index topped estimates with a


Equities Sector Coverage: Stocks Gain But Stay Volatile

Sector Recap | Equities.com |

The final reading of Real GDP for Q2 2011 is 1.3% versus 1.0% in the preliminary reading. Initial Jobless Claims fell 37,000 to 391,000 still above the 350,000 recessionary threshold. On Friday we


Equities Sector Coverage: Market Curbs Enthusiasm as Gains Lose Steam

Sector Recap | Equities.com |

The 20-City Composite of the S&P/Case-Shiller Housing Market Index shows that home prices rose 0.9% in July from June, but that prices are down 4.1% year over year. Consumer Confidence came in


Blockchain in Fintech - Discussion at the EU Parliament

From the recent Blockchain For Europe Summit in Brussels: Panel on Financial Market Infrastructure