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Mark Cuban: U.S. Markets Will Tank If Trump Is Elected

Mark Cuban just sent out a series of scathing tweets criticizing Donald Trump.

The "Shark Tank" host thinks his fellow billionaire will crash U.S. markets - here's why...

Market Crash

Will We See a 2016 Stock Market Crash?

No one can time the markets and predict a true "crash," but one thing we can be sure of is that markets will be volatile in September.

With global central banks holding critical meetings later this month, markets are on edge and investors are fearing a 2016 stock market crash.

Here's how investors can protect their portfolios...

Wall Street

This Is the One Place Where We Actually Need More Taxes

Wall Street opposes increased taxes on securities transactions.

But there's one market subset that needs more taxes - for the good of the economy. This is it.

Technology

The 13% Drop for the TSLA Stock Price This Month Is a Buying Opportunity

The Tesla Motors Inc. (Nasdaq: TSLA) stock price has dropped more than 13% in the last month.

We believe the recent TSLA stock price drop provides a great buying opportunity for long-term investors.

Here's why...

Trading Strategies

Newton Was Wrong… What Goes Up Doesn’t Always Come Down

Newton was wrong: Sometimes what goes up… stays up.

And when it comes to stocks, that can mean some of the best trading opportunities. Take a look...

Silver

Price of Silver per Ounce Is Volatile This Week – Here's What to Expect

The price of silver per ounce was highly volatile last week, and many expect that volatility to continue into this week.

Here are the factors that will be moving the price of silver per ounce this week, along with our silver price prediction for the end of 2016.

Here's what to expect from silver prices now...

Election

Will Hillary Clinton Drop Out of the Presidential Race?

Will Hillary Clinton drop out of the presidential race?

After her health scare yesterday, many pundits and media outlets are weighing that very real possibility...

Technology

Market Volatility Could Roar Back This Month

This August of 2016 was one of the most placid in market memory, a stark contrast to the record high volatility of August 2015, to say nothing of August's traditional volatility. But last month's markets traded in the tightest range ever, a trend we're still seeing in September.

But… as sure as your summer tan will fade to pale, the coming market volatility will turn you white with fear if you're not prepared.

Now, when most investors think about volatility they think about the VIX, the Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE) Volatility Index. Often referred to as the "Fear Index," the VIX represents one measure of the market's expectations of volatility over the next 30 days.

And this upcoming 30 days – critical days for the market – could get extraordinarily rough.

Buckle up...

The Fed

How a Single Word from the Fed Can Wipe Out Markets

The Committee to Destroy the World opened is hydra-headed mouth one too many times last week.

The result was the biggest drop in stocks since Brexit.

The Dow Jones Industrial average fell nearly 400 points or 2.1% on Friday while the S&P 500 dropped nearly 54 points or 2.5% and the Nasdaq Composite Index also shed 2.5% and nearly 134 points.

Read more...

Election

25 Questions Hillary Clinton Must Answer Before Election Day

For the most part, Hillary Clinton has managed to dodge questions about how and why she used a private email server while she served as secretary of state.

But now a federal judge says she has only until the end of September to answer 25 pointed questions under oath about her long-running email scandal. The questions stem from a lawsuit by conservative watchdog group Judicial Watch.

Here's the complete list of questions the group has posed to Hillary Clinton...