Here’s a summary of stories from this past trading week, with a link to the full articles online.
New Video: Six European Countries Facing Turmoil
Despite all of our troubles here in the U.S., the level of instability overseas is far more extreme. Martin Weiss, Ph.D., presents a new video that keeps the Black Swan debate going.
Apple Falls Far From the Tree
The Apple Services division could save the tech giant’s bacon as sales plummet for iPhones, iPads and Macs. Jon Markman explains how the company grosses $6 billion a quarter from services like Apple Pay, Apple Music and the App Store.
You’re in for a big financial shock if someone steals your identity
What’s With Gold, Silver, the Dow?
Larry Edelson shares his insight into why the prices of gold, silver and mining company shares refuse to fall. He explains what’s propping them up and gives his “line in the sand” for gold to rise or fall.
Identity Theft and You
Who do you think you are? Answering that question can become shockingly difficult when someone steals your identity. Security expert Jeff Cantor tells you what you need to know.
“Sell Everything?” More Managers Say “Yes.”
Some of the most successful fund managers on Wall Street say they’re getting out while the getting is good. They’re selling everything but the kitchen sink. What should you do? Mark Larson has some ideas.
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The Week’s Hot News
Money and Markets columnists Mike Larson, Boris Schlossberg, and Mike Burnick take a look at key financial and political events around the globe after the market close. Here are the week’s highlights:
Lousy GDP + Lousy Construction = Trouble for the U.S. Economy
Does lousy growth plus lousy construction spending equal trouble for the U.S. economy? Before you answer, you’ll want to read Mike Larson’s analysis.
Do NOT Ignore This Crucial Lending News!
It’s getting tougher to take out a loan, according to a survey of bankers by the Federal Reserve. And Mike Larson says that’s bad news in a debt-addicted economy like ours.
Brexit or Bust?
A funny thing happened on the way to Brexit — the global economy did not crash. Currency expert Boris Schlossberg explains why the whole exit the EU drama has been a tempest in teapot — so far.
Is the Next Correction a Buying Opportunity?
Recently, Mike Burnick alerted you to a rare and powerful buy signal for stocks. It’s a buy signal that has only appeared 23 times since 1929. Well, we just experienced No. 24! Fortunately, Mike knows what to do.
The Money and Markets Team