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The Fed Hasn’t Changed The Game

Now we know what the long-anticipated and incessantly discussed “taper” will look like. And it starts a little earlier than some investors hoped. So why are markets cheering? The answer is simple . . . but perhaps the immediate future won’t live up to what

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Stagflation Unlikely

First up: the fear factor of the week requires a history lesson. Jack Dorsey of Twitter made waves telling his followers that “hyperinflation” is happening now. Others are trying to steal his spotlight with warnings that “stagflation” is an even bigger threat. What’s stagflation? Economic growth

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The Most Crucial Week Of Wall Street’s Year Has Come

Sometimes investors like feeling a little frightened. The more scary stories we share, the less opportunity for “irrational exuberance” to spiral out of control. We’ve all trained ourselves to distrust a rally that runs too far from the fundamentals. It’s why we talk so much

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Did Wall Street’s Last Wall Of Worry Just Collapse?

Think back six weeks. The market was breaking records, but investors kept nervously scanning the skies. After all, September is statistically the worst month of the year for Wall Street and October is no prize either. This can be a stormy season. And then there

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