Money Morning Article of the Week
by Michael E. Lewitt
The lunatics are running the asylum.
After an incessant flow of bad economic news from both the U.S. and abroad, investors decided that 'bad news is good news' and they should bid up stock prices.
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India's formal climate pledge to the United Nations ahead of this year's Paris summit highlights the crossroads at which the country's electricity sector finds itself.
Infographic Of The Day: Who Believes In Aliens?
Far from being a fringe belief, the opinion that alien intelligence exists somewhere out in space was expressed by 54 percent of Americans polled in a recent survey.
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by Michael Haltman
(Article originally appeared at the Hallmark Abstract Service blog)
The answer to the question will depend on the location of the home but, some anecdotal evidence is pointing to an answer of yes!
Investing.com Technical Analysis (as of Tue, 13 October 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 13 October 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.
13Oct2015 Pre-Market Commentary: U.S. Futures Down, Europe And Asia In The Red, Oil Slipping, Invest
Average gasoline prices rose 1.7 cents per gallon nationwide this past week following the previous week's 0.3 cent fall.