by Rodger Malcolm Mitchell, www.nofica.com
I received this letter written by someone named 'Mike,' whom I do not know, other than he lives in the UK
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by Felix Richter, Statista.com
As we have recently learned, smartphone users in the United States spend more time using apps than ever before.
Infographic Of The Day: Seven Outdoor First Aid Myths
People who spend any amount of time outside are likely to experience some kind of outdoor related injury that requires medical attention.
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by John West, Asian Century InstituteSlip sliding away
Emerging Asia has seen its economic growth rate slide down from an average of 8.3% annually from 2006-2010 to 5.7% in 2016. This is perhaps not so surprising with much of the world economy being in the doldrums.
Written by Jim Welsh
Macro Tides Weekly Technical Review, 27 June 2016
This is a quote from last week's article (before the Brexit vote):
28Jun2016 Market Close: DOW Climbs To Plus 269, WTI Crude Closes Higher, USD Sinks Lower, All Eyes O
28Jun2016 Market Update: US Markets Are Up Near One Percent, But Melting Lower On Falling Volume, In
28Jun2016 Pre-Market Commentary: US Futures Up Almost 1%, US Crude Rises To Almost $48, Investors Ju
Written by Doug Short and Steven Hansen
The Conference Board Consumer Confidence Index improved to 98.0 in June from the May final reading of 92.4. The market expected (from Bloomberg) this index to come in between 90.8 to 95.5 (consensus 93.3).