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How to Earn a 10% Yield on Cost from PepsiCo Dividends

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PepsiCo is a Dividend Aristocrat, an exclusive group of 53 stocks in the S&P 500 Index that have raised their dividends for 25+ consecutive years.

Extreme Cold Weather Forecast Puts Natural Gas ETFs in Focus

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With natural gas storage levels so low, prices are sensitive to cold this early in the season.

How To Trade Options

2 hours 28 min ago
How you can manage options using stock.

Adding to Merkel's Woes: SPD's Collapse in Germany, Greens the New Left Darlings

Sat, 10/20/2018 - 23:31
Support for Merkel's coalition partner SPD is in a state of collapse. And it's not just a single poll.

Self Sufficiency Over Adversity

Sat, 10/20/2018 - 22:30
Financial self sufficiency as a building block to a happier life.

Three Easy Fixes to Social Security and Medicare

Sat, 10/20/2018 - 22:00
The trustees for Medicare and Social Security – of which I used to be one – say Medicare will run out of money by 2026, three years sooner than last projected, and Social Security will run out in 2034.

The Latest In Crypto

Sat, 10/20/2018 - 21:08
International Business Machines (IBM) has scheduled a demonstration of their own version of a blockchain based, global transfer, rapid payment platform. And more of the latest in Crypto...

The Short-Term Trend Ahead

Sat, 10/20/2018 - 20:01
I doubt we'll get much of a short-term rally until after the midterms, and then I expect some market strength through to the end of the year. The only problem with this view? Everybody else thinks the same thing.

The "World's Most Bearish Hedge Fund" Reveals How It Will Trade The Next Crash

Sat, 10/20/2018 - 19:45
Horseman Global, which we previously dubbed "the world's most bearish hedge fund", is confident the time for the next big short has come, the Horseman CIO says in the latest letter to clients.

Stock Market Outlook For The Rest Of 2018

Sat, 10/20/2018 - 19:28
The trend remains bullish. That’s because most every key facet points to more upside including economic conditions, earnings growth, and even valuation, which is surprisingly below peak levels even nine years into this bull run.

Forex Weekly Outlook October 22-26 – US GDP Slowdown And The Draghi Show

Sat, 10/20/2018 - 19:16
Currencies wobbled in a week that saw a failed EU Summit on Brexit and mixed economic data from the US. What’s next? A first look at Q3 GDP in the US, and rate hikes from the ECB and the BOC stand out. Here the highlights for the next week.

Tracking Trump’s Tariffs: US Vs. Canadian Rail Loads

Sat, 10/20/2018 - 19:10
the weekly rail report by the AAR seems like an excellent way to track the impact of Trump’s tariffs, especially via intermodal units which are used for ocean shipping. Another excellent usage is comparing US vs. Canadian real loads.

ECRI Weekly Leading Index Update - Saturday, Oct. 20

Sat, 10/20/2018 - 18:52
Friday morning's release of the publicly available data from ECRI puts its Weekly Leading Index (WLI) at 147.4, down from the previous week's 148.5. Year-over-year the four-week moving average of the indicator is now at 2.17%, down from last week.

The Retirement Challenge Facing High Salaried Workers

Sat, 10/20/2018 - 18:46
When doing retirement planning for high salaried individuals, especially legal and medical professionals, all too often I see them not begin saving for retirement early enough and not putting enough away when larger paychecks start rolling in.

USDCAD Weekly Analysis – Saturday, Oct.20

Sat, 10/20/2018 - 18:40
USDCAD is facing the resistance of the falling trend line on the daily chart. As long as the trend line resistance holds, the bounce from 1.2782 could be treated as consolidation for the downtrend, and another fall towards 1.2650 is still possible.

Economic Data And Forecasts For The Weeks Of October 22 And 29

Sat, 10/20/2018 - 18:37
Here are my forecasts for upcoming economic data including such important releases as Q3 GDP, Consumer Confidence and Chicago PMI.

SPX Bounces Off Its Trendline

Sat, 10/20/2018 - 18:28
SPX bounced off its 2.5-year trendline, closing just above Long-term support/resistance at 2765.98. Failure at the trendline implies a continuation of the sell signal.

US Dollar Regains Momentum, Aims To Capitalize On Market Turmoil

Sat, 10/20/2018 - 17:57
The US Dollar has all but erased losses sustained against the backdrop of the prior week’s market rout. Its rebound did not coincide with returning risk appetite.

This Is The Worst Case Scenario If Investors Dump Saudi Arabia

Sat, 10/20/2018 - 17:53
Though Silicon Valley and Wall Street would have you believe that they aren't simply ready to "forget" about Khashoggi, the reality is more nuanced. But the simple fact is that both industries have become too reliant on Saudi money to walk away.

Is All That Glitters Gold?

Sat, 10/20/2018 - 17:45
The correction experienced last week was due to the velocity of the rate spike triggering an emerging market and volatility panic resulting in our market drop. At first, Gold didn’t act as if it would be a safety play but on day two moved higher.