Free eBook - The 10 Trading Mistakes the 1% Always Avoids

It is natural to make a few mistakes each day because trading requires a thousand realtime decisions. But the truly wealthy, super successful traders know how to avoid a few common traps that keep so many traders wishing and hoping instead of...

Read Article

AP FACT CHECK: More Trump falsehoods on NKorea, immigration

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is exaggerating the achievements of his Singapore summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, claiming the North has destroyed missile launch sites and no longer has "rockets flying over the place." That's a distorted picture. North Korea has revealed no action on eliminating launch sites, and it announced the suspension of nuclear weapons testing and certain missiles...

June 18, 2018

Rent-A-Center going private in $800 million sale

NEW YORK (AP) — Rent-A-Center is being sold to a private equity firm for more than $800 million. The chain, which leases household goods on a rent-to-own basis, got a second offer from Vintage Capital Management for $15 per share, a 25 percent premium to the company's closing price on Friday, and a dollar more per-share than Vintage bid the previous week. The Plano, Texas company said Monday that it's accepted...

June 18, 2018

AP FACT CHECK: Trump on FBI, phantom law on migrant kids

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is claiming exoneration in the Russia matter from a Justice Department report that actually offers him none. He's also branding fired FBI chief James Comey a criminal, though the report in question makes no such accusation. Fallout from the internal report by the department's inspector general capped a week of diplomacy with North Korea, trade spats on several fronts...

June 16, 2018

Derailed train bursts into flames in southwest Indiana

PRINCETON, Ind. (AP) — A freight train derailed and several train cars caught fire in southwest Indiana, forcing the mandatory evacuation of nearby homes and businesses. The Gibson County Sheriff's Office says in a statement that the train derailed Sunday evening about 2,100 feet (640 meters) west of a trailer park in Princeton, about 150 miles (240 kilometers) southwest of Indianapolis. The department says several people reported an explosion. No injuries have been reported. It's unclear if the fire is still burning Monday. Rail operator CSX says preliminary reports show a rail car leaked propane. It says the train had two locomotives, 89 loaded railcars and 9 empty railcars. The cause of the...

June 18, 2018

Top Trading Articles

stocks

Crews respond to possible pipeline explosion near Hesston

HESSTON, Kan. (AP) — Authorities say a natural gas pipeline has exploded in a rural area in central Kansas, sending flames shooting more than 75 feet (23 meters) into the air. A Harvey County dispatcher says the explosion was reported around 7:30 a.m. Friday near the town of Hesston, which is about 30 miles (50 kilometers) north of Wichita. No injuries have been reported. The gas line belongs to Southern Star...

June 15, 2018
stocks

How major US stock indexes fared Friday

U.S. stocks closed out a whirlwind week with a modest loss Friday as markets gauged how much to fret about the Trump administration's decision to step up the trade dispute between the world's two biggest economies. The White House announced tariffs on $50 billion of imports from China, and China's almost-immediate response was a promise to retaliate with its own of the same scale. On Friday: The S&P 500 index fell 3.07 points, or 0.1 percent, at 2,779.42. The Dow Jones industrial average sank 84.83, or 0.3 percent, to 25,090.48. The Nasdaq composite dropped 14.66, or 0.2 percent, to 7,746.38. The Russell 2000 index of smaller-company stocks slipped 0.82, or less than 0.1 percent, to...

June 15, 2018
etfs

Trades for September 6, 2017.

Trades for today are in the ProShares Short S&P 500-SH and in the...

September 05, 2017
etfs

Asian markets down as trade war heats up

SINGAPORE (AP) — Asian shares were mostly lower Monday amid worries about trade tensions as the U.S. and China both started putting tariffs in motion. China and Hong Kong markets were closed for a national holiday. KEEPING SCORE: Japan's benchmark Nikkei 225 index dropped 0.8 percent to 22,662.68 in morning trading. South Korea's Kospi lost 0.8 percent to 2,385.65. Australia's S&P/ASX 200 gained less than...

June 18, 2018
forex

Forex Weekly Outlook

A complete look at the week ahead in the Forex market.

September 03, 2017
stocks

Trades for August 30, 2017.

Trades for today are in the Boston Scientific-BSX stock in the U.S...

August 29, 2017
stocks

Trades for August 29, 2017.

Trades for today are in the ProShares Short QQQ-PSQ and in the Forex...

August 28, 2017
stocks

Autonomous Waymo vehicle involved in 5-car crash in Arizona

MESA, Ariz. (AP) — Police in a Phoenix suburb say a self-driving Waymo...

June 17, 2018
stocks

Citigroup to pay $100M to settle rate manipulation charges

NEW YORK (AP) — Citigroup agreed Friday to pay $100 million to settle...

June 15, 2018
stocks

Argentine government reassures investors amid peso fall

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) — The Argentine government says the...

June 15, 2018