Money Morning Article of the Week
by Keith Fitz-Gerald, Money Morning
I want to give you a truthful look at what"s happening in the single most underestimated, misunderstood, and perpetually disrespected country on earth: China.
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by Felix Richter, Statista.com
In 2014, victims of Internet crimes in the United States lost more than $800 million as a new report published by the FBI"s Internet Crime Complaint Center reveals.
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FOREX NEWS by DailyForex
In June, Greece must repay €1.5 billion to the IMF and roll over €5.2 billion in short-term bonds.
Crude oil seems to be making a comeback. With prices rebounding significantly over the last few weeks, traders are jumping back in with expectations of continued gains.
With all the talk by Fed Chairwomen Janet Yellen and other Fed officials that interest rates will be raised by the end of the year, Federal Reserve Vice Chairman Stanley Fischer seems to be taking a different approach, believing that there is a risk to raising interest rates prematurely.
Although the Forex market is open all week, Monday is a public holiday in both the U.K. and the U.S.A., as well as most of the rest of Europe, so it should be a very quiet day.
Last week was a positive affair for the world’s major markets with the one exception of the Dow. Get the analysis for the week of May 25, 2015 here.
Hypocracy about "Rules" in the Eurozone
by Dirk Ehnts, Econoblog101
I have always thought that an inflation-targeting central bank is independent because it follows a clear goal: get inflation to fall in line with the target in the medium term. What I cannot understand is what ECB and Bundesbank are doing.
Investing.com Technical Analysis (as of Tue, 26 May 2015 05:00pm EST)
by Investing.com Staff, Investing.com
Below, technical overviews and analysis for key stock indices, commodities and currency pairs, based on market activity at the close of the 26 May 2015 U.S. session. This information is a comprehensive summary derived from simple and exponential moving averages along with key technical indicators shown for specific time intervals.
22May2015 Market Close: Markets Closed Mixed, Small Caps Closed In The Green Ahead Of The Memorial W
from the American Chemistry Council
The Chemical Activity Barometer (CAB), jumped 0.7 percent in May, as measured on a three-month moving average (3MMA). Reaching an index of 99.3, last seen in November 2007, the CAB remains up 3.3 percent over a year ago, and suggests gains in business activity now will continue into 2016.