Daily Archives: June 9, 2015

Dividend-paying stocks: straw house in market storm

Since May highs, North American stock indices have weakened modestly, with the Dow down over 3%, the S&P down 2.6% and the Canadian TSX 4.4%. In reality however, broad indices mask the impact on individual sectors. As shown below, the … Continue reading

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Nature knows best: greater yield and nutrition in indigenous plants

Imagine, indigenous plants are more nutritious and efficient to grow than non-native crops.  Who would of thunk…See this excellent article:  The rise of Africa’s super vegetables “Indigenous vegetables have a host of desirable traits: many of them are richer in … Continue reading

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Fed needs to hike for appearances, but not on data

Nomura Senior Independent Client Advisor Bob Janjuah discusses the U.S. economy and interest rates. Here is a direct video link.

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Stock craze sweeps rural China

This should end well…Chinese farmers have set up village monitoring centers so locals can watch their ‘investments’ minute by minute in the stock market. No wonder Macua revenues are down 25%. Who needs casinos when you have insanely levered financial … Continue reading

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