How to Use Financial Data to Invest Wisely

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Global Economic Trends Shaping Investment Decisions Today

This post may contain affiliate links: In the current inter-linked global financial system, you cannot invest in isolation without considering the economic developments at the global arena. Returns on your investment are not only determined by economic factors within your local market, but also by their interactions with trends in the international markets. In that … Read more Global Economic Trends Shaping Investment Decisions Today

Can REITs Predict Interest Rate Moves

With all the recent chatter about the Federal Reserve tapering its bond buying program, coupled with the talk about interest-rate increases, I found that several of the large REIT ETFs have been under performing the market in recent times. Of course, REITs in general are all sensitive interest rate moves as higher rates translate to … Read more Can REITs Predict Interest Rate Moves