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Beware the Parabolic Curve in Biotech

Biotech stocks outperformed the market during the 2008 financial crisis. In late 2011, something changed: Loose money piled in.

Slightly Hawkish FOMC Minutes Turn Markets Lower

End of Day Roundup: Today's financial recap and tomorrow's financial outlook.

Busy Election Season Adds Spice to Emerging Markets

Twenty-three nations encompassing 40% of the world's population will go to the polls this year. Keen investors will keep a close watch on the politics for potential shifts in the wind.

Trading Radar: Early February Data to Rule Price Action

Economics, earnings reports, and market events for the week ahead.

Why May Elections in Europe Could Trigger a Global Equities Correction

Increased volatility could have an impact on US equities.

OECD Admits to Forecasting Errors During Financial Crisis

Report offers new insights into the roots of the financial crisis.

US Economy: Stealth Inflationary Pressures Are Not Yet Priced Into Markets

There is a strong probability that any semblance of robust economic growth will be accompanied by inflation. Here's why.

Investors Have Declared the Dow Pullback Over

With the tone of the Fed's message firmly in place, investors have their complacency back. Will it last?

Are Volatile Days Here Again for the Dow and the Markets?

January was a choppy ride after 2013's relaxing cruise to superior gains. Is it a warning sign or just a bump in the road?

Jeff Saut: In Uncertain Markets, Put Your Money at Risk

Investors should take advantage of risk and know the value of compounding interest.