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Global population is growing older at an unprecedented rate. The number of persons aged 60 years or more worldwide is expected to increase from 841 million in 2013 to more than 2 billion

PREMARKET WORLD NEWS September E-mini S&Ps (ESU14 -0.08%) this morning are down -0.10% and European stocks are down -0.14% after German retail sales unexpectedly declined last month for a second month. Russia’s Micex Stock Index lost nearly 1% and the

Blackberry’s fiscal Q1 earnings came out last Thursday. The analysts were shocked to see a surprising profit from the same company who lost $ 4.4 billion just 2 quarters ago. Investors reacted positively

PREMARKET WORLD NEWS September E-mini S&Ps (ESU14 -0.24%) this morning are down -0.23% on negative carry-over from hawkish comments Thursday from St. Louis Fed President Bullard who predicted the Fed will start to raise interest rates as soon as Q1

Sometimes, pulling the trigger on a new stock for your portfolio can be tough. I’m not necessarily talking about the process of picking a stock (not yet at least). What

Precious metals traded lower this spring as investors worried about the potential for interest rates to rise later in the year. After an unprecedented period in which the Federal Reserve

PREMARKET WORLD NEWS September E-mini S&Ps (ESU14 -0.05%) this morning are down -0.09% and European stocks are also down -0.09%. EU leaders begin a 2-day summit in Brussels today and may consider further sanctions against Russia if the situation in

How can there be any value stocks when the major indices are trading at all-time highs? I’m the first to admit that valuations are stretched. In 2009 was easy to find value stocks.

PREMARKET WORLD NEWS September E-mini S&Ps (ESU14 +0.04%) this morning are up +0.10% and European stocks are down -0.44%. European stocks were undercut on concern that the violence in Ukraine between government forces and rebels may escalate. Ukrainian President Poroshenko

If I had a nickel for every time I read the advice I should invest like Warren Buffett… I’d have a whole lot of nickels. The Oracle of Omaha is