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Should Investors Be Interested in Emerging Markets?
Emerging markets (EEM) saw tremendous growth last year and grabbed investors’ attention.
Are US CEOs Confident about the US Economy?
The Conference Board CEO Confidence Index increased from 63 in 4Q17 to 65 in 1Q18.
An Up Day for the Cryptocurrency Market: What’s Next?
Bitcoin prices increased 7.1% over the past 24 hours and were trading at $9,693.70 as of 7:15 AM EST on February 15, 2018.
Cryptocurrencies Recover from the Rout: What’s Next?
The cryptocurrency market has had a rebound. As of February 7, 2018, in the early morning hours, all digital currencies had rebounded from their previous day’s close. Bitcoin rose 22.8%.
Conference Board CEO Confidence Survey Signals Price Rise in 2018
The Conference Board CEO Confidence Index was reported to have increased from 59 in the third quarter to 63 in the fourth quarter, which means 63% of the respondents have a positive outlook.
How Is Bitcoin Faring after Last Week’s Slump?
Investors (SPX-INDEX) around the world looked to gold (GLD) (IAU) for the rescue during the slump in bitcoin prices.
How Does CEO Confidence Index Assess US and Global Economies?
The Conference Board CEO Confidence Survey is a quarterly report based on a survey that collects responses from approximately 100 CEOs who represent a variety of industries.
Could Rising Industrial Production Boost India’s Market Performance?
Recently, the Indian government revised the base year for calculating macroeconomic indicators from 2004–2005 to 2011–2012.
Consumer Activity Is on the Rise in India
Consumer spending in India (INDL) stood at ~17.8 trillion rupees in 4Q16, an 11% increase compared to 16.0 trillion rupees in 3Q16.
A Look at India’s Trade Gap and Its Economic Impact
India’s trade gap increased 173.5% on a year-over-year basis to ~$13.3 billion in April 2017, beating the market’s expectations of an ~$12.8 billion gap.
Company & Industry Overviews
Market Focus: Time to Retest Emerging Market Waters
Emerging markets (VWO) have been on a tear this year! The past few years saw the asset class languish under fears of an economic downturn in China (YINN)(FXI), a US rate hike by the Federal Reserve, current account deficits, and currency volatility.
Why You Should Consider Buying Indian Stocks
Cheaper oil prices have helped improve India’s current account balance while also bringing down inflation from double digits in 2013 to ~5.5%.
Indian Manufacturing Moved into an Expansionary Phase in January
India accounts for about 2.7% of the world’s gross domestic product (or GDP), and manufacturing activity accounts for ~17% of India’s GDP.
India’s Manufacturing Contracts in December 2015
India accounts for ~2.5% of the world’s GDP, and manufacturing activity accounts for ~17% of India’s GDP. The Nikkei India manufacturing index fell by 1.2 points to 49.1 in December.
India’s Trade Deficit Falls as Value of Oil Imports Drops
With a falling trade deficit, the WisdomTree India Earnings ETF and the Direxion Daily India Bull 3X Shares rose 1.1% and 4.5%, respectively, as of December 15.
India’s Manufacturing Continued to Decline in November
India manufacturing PMI fell to 50.3 in November India accounts for about 2.5% of the world’s GDP, and manufacturing activity accounts for ~17% of India’s GDP. According to Markit, the Nikkei India manufacturing index declined by 0.4 points to 50.3 in November, compared to 50.7 in October 2015. Although manufacturing was down, India’s GDP rose to […]