RECENT US Equity ETFs RESEARCH
The board overseeing Puerto Rico (PZT) (HYMB) filed for bankruptcy protection in a much-anticipated move in 2017.
Greece and its international creditors recently reached a deal for a bailout in 2017. It will pay off international loans rather than aid economic recovery.
The recovery of oil prices in the second half of 2016 has helped the Russian economy recover from negative growth in 4Q16.
In this series, we’ll take a look at the performances of the US Consumer Confidence Index in April and the US GDP in 1Q17.
The S&P 500 Index (SPY) (QQQ) showed marginal improvement in April 2017 as compared to March 2017.
Mexico recorded a modest trade deficit in March 2017, as compared to its trade surplus in the previous month.
The economic situation in Argentina was in disarray with high inflation, fiscal deficit, and a host of other issues. Then a new president was elected in December 2015.
In an April 21, 2017, interview on Wall Street Week, BlackRock CEO Larry Fink shared his views on US economic growth, tax reform, and job creation.
The recent gubernatorial elections in Jakarta, Indonesia, provided surprising results that appear to fall in line with international populist trends.
The second and final round of the French election will be held on May 7, 2017, among the two remaining candidates. The first round met market expectations.
Economic activity in Brazil (EWZ) has been slow as it tries to emerge from its deep recession in 2016. But consumer and business confidence is improving.
Global investors should monitor economic indicators to identify short-term economic trends and changes in market sentiments.
The stock market in Turkey rose slightly as the people of Turkey voted for new President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan by a margin of 2.7% on April 16, 2017.
US stocks have posted low or negative returns this April, though markets had been surging at the start of 2017 on positive macroeconomic data.
The Chinese economy is expected to grow 6.5% in 2017 as it undertakes fiscal stimulus measures and monetary policy changes. China is currently struggling to improve the pace of its economic growth.
Emerging markets are becoming increasing important in the global economy, as they account for about 75% of global output and consumption.
In this series, we’ll take a look at the global final manufacturing PMIs and services PMIs for March 2017. These indicators help us understand the business condition of an economy.
According to Steve Forbes, big and bold tax cuts could boost investment sentiment for 2018.
The US healthcare system is unique in the developed world as it lacks a uniform system and, according to Emanuel, had been largely inefficient before Obamacare.
Consumer confidence levels in India rose to 136 in 4Q16 as compared 133 in 3Q16, according to Nielsen’s global consumer confidence index report.