The Real Reason China Could Beat Us

Could any two stocks be seemingly more different, or less related to each other, than Amazon (Nasdaq: AMZN) and Rio Tinto (NYSE: RIO)?

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Walgreens Gets Whacked by Amazon

You gotta hand it to Amazon.com (NasdaqGS: AMZN). It can gut an entire sector just by looking at it. Just ask Walgreens Boots Alliance (NasdaqGS: WBA), which dropped nearly 15% last month after rumors surfaced that Amazon is taking a hard look at getting into the online drug business.

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Debunking the Trump Trade Myth

The stock market has been on a roll lately as reflected in the 20% gain in the SPDR S&P 500 ETF (SPY) over the past 11 months. Much of the credit has gone to the so-called “Trump Trade.”

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Here’s an Investment You Should Not Forget About

It’s pretty near impossible to build a growth portfolio without a very large weighting of technology stocks.

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Cannabis Nation: From Woodstock to Wall Street

Fast forward to 2017 and one of the hottest investment themes is “canna-business.” As increasing numbers of states legalize marijuana for medical and/or recreational purposes, marijuana is becoming a multi-billion-dollar industry. Meanwhile, the Canadian government is expected to legalize recreational marijuana by July 2018.

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You’ll Want to Take a Bite

Apple (Nasdaq: AAPL), the largest company by market capitalization, has set a new record high this week, before pulling back slightly along with the overall market.

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How to Preserve Capital When the Proverbial Stuff Hits the Fan

Sure, stocks over the long term have historically bounced back from even the worst corrections. But as economist John Maynard Keynes famously said: “In the long run, we are all dead.”

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Beware of Social-Media Hype

The explosion of social media, fueled by the proliferation of smartphones, in the last decade has greatly changed the dynamics of marketing.

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Tesla Shares Surge Following Its Largest Loss Ever

Electric vehicle (EV) maker Tesla Inc (NASDAQ: TSLA) reported earnings after the closing bell yesterday.

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Mickey D’s Gets an ‘A’ for Turnaround

A couple of weeks ago, we looked at Buffalo Wild Wings (Nasdaq: BWLD) and cautioned that there was no rush to jump into the stock.

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