Global Markets

World Stock Markets Mixed Overnight; China Economic Data Mostly Upbeat

(Kitco News) – Asian stock markets were mixed overnight, despite some mostly upbeat economic data coming out of China. European stock markets were mostly lower.

U.S. stock indexes are pointed toward narrowly mixed openings when the U.S. day session begins in New York.

Gold prices are trading moderately higher on more short covering and bargain hunting.


How the Paris Climate Deal Will Change Energy Markets

While there's near unanimous agreement on half the Paris climate deal, the other half is contentious.

Here's why - and what it means for the energy markets...

Penny Stocks

Top Penny Stocks This Week

The top penny stocks this week each posted double-digit gains, with the top penny stock posting gains above 60%.

Check out these penny stocks now, and our bonus penny stock recommendation for this week...

Economic Data

Will Subprime Credit Card Loans Fuel the Next Great Recession?

Will subprime credit card loans fuel the next Great Recession?

If big banks keep giving cards to low-credit borrowers, the answer could be an astounding "yes"...

Market Crash

We Just Found a Major Stock Market Crash Indicator in China

We've been warning for months about the impact China's ballooning debt could have on global markets.

Today, a major new stock market crash warning sign just appeared from the Asian nation.

Here's what you need to know and how you can protect your portfolio...

Global Markets

World Stock Markets, Gold Higher; U.S. Inflation Data On Deck

Global stock markets were mostly higher Tuesday, ahead of a key U.S. inflation report due out shortly. The U.S. consumer price index for September is forecasted to rise by 0.3%, year-on-year. U.S. stock indexes are pointed toward higher openings when the New York day session begins.

World bond markets stabilized Tuesday after those markets in Asia and Europe were under pressure Monday.


Silver Prices Today Remain Volatile – What to Expect Now

Silver prices today are climbing, and they remain extremely volatile. After posting double-digit gains through the first half of the year, silver continues to sell off.

Here's a look at what has been moving silver prices this past week.

Plus, here's where we expect silver prices to head by the end of the year...

Market Crash

How to Profit from a Stock Market Drop

When there's a stock market drop, you can still be making money…

Our Chief Investment Strategist Keith Fitz-Gerald has devised several strategies to accomplish this.

Check out his strategies, right here...


The View from "Kissinger's Bar"

Our oil expert writes from Kissinger's Bar in Paris on the latest in the oil industry, including why OPEC's potential oil deal is far from complete.

Here's everything you need to know ahead of the next OPEC meeting...


Upcoming IPOs This Week Include FRTA, CRSP, IRTC

Our upcoming IPOs calendar in the third week of October includes two IPOs in the healthcare field.

There is also an IPO in the communications sector and an IPO in the construction industry.

Here's everything you need to know about these four upcoming IPOs...