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Mark Hulbert: Gold bulls can expect more bad luck

Fri, 26 May 2017 09:20:22 GMT

Optimism even as gold prices slump is a bearish sign, writes Mark Hulbert.(image)

Outside the Box: Why playing it safe in investing — and life — can be a big mistake

Fri, 26 May 2017 09:03:08 GMT

There is no risk-free option. Not ever. And not just with money.(image)

How to earn more on your emergency savings

Fri, 26 May 2017 09:02:18 GMT

Get a better return on your money and still have liquidity for unexpected expenses.(image)

The lower your self-esteem, the higher your credit card fees

Fri, 26 May 2017 01:41:24 GMT

New research says platinum credit cards are more popular than those with identical benefits.(image)

Mutual Funds Weekly: Avoid these trading and investing traps

Thu, 25 May 2017 22:21:26 GMT

Stubbornness, overconfidence, and other trading and ego traps can have painful consequences for investors.(image)

16 energy stocks that company executives love, regardless of what OPEC does

Thu, 25 May 2017 22:16:30 GMT

Insiders at certain oil companies have been buying shares all year long, writes Michael Brush.(image)

The Moneyologist: My ex-husband asked our sons to pay off his life insurance policy — contrary to our divorce decree

Thu, 25 May 2017 22:13:55 GMT

This woman wonders whether her ex-husband has violated the terms of their divorce decree.(image)

The Tell: Wall Street laughed at a call for bitcoin at $25,000—but after a 400% surge, the laughter is fading

Thu, 25 May 2017 22:01:22 GMT

As the digital currency, bitcoin, has surged a breathtaking 400% over the past year, Wall Street may be apt to take Yves Lamoureux’s call a little more seriously. At least, that is the hope of the 54-year-old former retail broker and trader who established what he describes as macroeconomic research firm, Lamoureux & Co., about four years ago.(image)

Bond Report: Treasury yields edge lower as crude plunges in wake of OPEC meeting

Thu, 25 May 2017 21:33:37 GMT

Treasury yields edged lower as oil prices slump despite an agreement by the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries and its allies to extend production cuts.(image)

Currencies: U.S. dollar rises against commodity currencies after OPEC agreement

Thu, 25 May 2017 21:26:54 GMT

The U.S. dollar was slightly lower on Thursday, though it rose against so-called commodity currencies as crude oil prices fell following an OPEC deal to extend oil-production cuts.(image)