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Should Recent Sector Performances Spook You Out of the US Market?
Are Leading Indicators Calling for a Slowdown in the United States? The United States’ economy has been firing on all cylinders for a while now, which has led to very strong gains for its major stock indices. These gains include year-to-date returns of 3.5% for the Dow Jones Industrial Average, 4.2% for the S&P 500 […]
Are Leading Indicators Calling for Slowdown in the United States?
As we near the end of 2018, it’s time to take a look back and see how the US stock market has fared this year.
Could Earnings Season Save the Tech Sector from Turbulence?
After an incredibly smooth ride last year, technology and semiconductor stocks are encountering a lot of turbulence this year.
Tax Rules: Are Changes Helping Durable Goods Orders?
The durable goods orders in April were below the market expectations. The durable goods orders decreased by $4.2 billion or 1.7% to $248.5 billion.
What Boosted Durable Goods Orders to a 7-Year High in 2017?
Durable goods orders rose 2.9% in December, closing 2017 at a high.
What Imparts Transparency to Digital Assets?
Digital assets based on DLT (distributed ledger technology) allows users to initiate and verify their own transactions without any central authority such as banks.
Cryptocurrency & Blockchain
How to Short Bitcoins
Shorting of bitcoins is currently done through unregulated exchanges. However, given bitcoin’s huge volatility, shorting becomes a risky affair.
Why the Future Belongs to Digital Assets
In DLT (distributed ledger technology), details of the transactions are recorded in multiple places called blocks. These blocks are then chained together on a shared network.
Things to Know Before You Buy Bitcoin
The sharp rise and fall in the price of bitcoin are mainly because ownership of the currency is heavily concentrated in just a few hands.
Is Bitcoin a Bubble?
The price of bitcoin (SOXL) (SOXX) has risen 69,278.6% over the last five years. On the other hand, in the last seven days, it has plummeted 27% to $12,466.
Blockchain and Bitcoin: But What Else Is Blockchain Used For?
Deutsche Bank is planning to use blockchain technology in currency settlement, trade processing, and derivative contracts.
How Blockchain Technology Could Reduce Criminal Activities
Before updating data on a blockchain, users must agree about the veracity of the transaction through a process called consensus.
Is Bitcoin Ready to Replace Real Currency?
Despite the higher number of transactions that need to be updated regularly by users, the transaction capacity is intentionally kept very low by the bitcoin founders.
Will Semiconductors Have Fun in the Sun This Summer?
Semiconductors have outperformed during summer months returning 1.1% on average.
Which Sectors Are Likely to Outperform in the Short Term?
The difference between trailing and forward PE ratios suggests that technology, telecom, healthcare, and materials could likely see robust earnings growth.
How Trump’s Proposed Policies Have Caused Sector Divergence
Despite the stellar run that financials (FAS) have had since the US elections in November 2016, financials are trading at very reasonable levels.