Category Archives: Equity

Why the Equity Bull Market Must Continue

We have been busy crunching some very interesting data on pension funds from the most recent Federal Reserve’s,  Flow of Funds Accounts.    Check out the charts below. Interestingly,  the last time Private and State & Local Government Pensions were fully … Continue reading

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Technology turbulence – FT

Big players from the technology sector have reported a wide range of results. Lex’s Robert Armstrong and Giles Wilkes discuss the changing fortunes of tech’s top operators For more video content from the Financial Times, visit http://www.FT.com/video (click here if … Continue reading

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Profits explained | Finance Decoded – FT

In the third part of the FT video series Finance Decoded, Jonathan Guthrie explains how companies calculate their profit, what investors should be wary of and the different measures used to gauge how a company is really performing. ► Subscribe … Continue reading

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Energy Breaking Out…

Lots of interest in the energy sector. The Energy ETF, XLE,  cleared a 4-month high today, closing at its highest price since the 6.4 percent gap down on November 28th.  It now looks headed to fill that gap at 85.15. … Continue reading

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