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The Fed

Here's a Double-Digit Profit Play on the Only Rate Hike That Counts

For reasons I can't fathom, investors are obsessed with central bankers, hanging on their every word, parsing out every little detail or tone of voice. For the better part of a decade, we've seen this obsession send markets zooming ahead in moments, or selling off steeply just as fast, all totally divorced from economic fundamentals.

So they can bring gains or losses in short order, but I submit that, in fact, nearly seven years of near-zero, zero, and sub-zero interest rates have made it clear that central bankers have lost control, with very little in the way of real influence beyond short-term rates.

Long-term rates, which have a much broader impact, remain subject to market forces. And today I want to share with you a chart that shows those rates are on the cusp of a secular trend that's going to make early investors a ton of money, once they know how to bet...

China

How to Safely Get Your Share of the Trillions About to Flood China's Markets

The Hangzhou G20 summit was China's coming-out party as a global economic superpower. China's yuan will join the IMF's basket of global reserve currencies next month.

Trillions in institutional money will flood Chinese markets after that. Here's how you can profit.

ETFs

One of the Best Investment Options in the $75 Billion Cybersecurity Field

The amount of money being spent to fight cybercrime is astonishing. In fact, more than $1 trillion will be spent between 2017 and 2021.

And that means the field is producing some of the best investment options on the market today.

Here's our favorite pick and why it's one of the best investment options to make today...

Wall Street

Why the Latest Big Bank Scandal Is Worse Than Usual

Big banks are routinely penalized for shady activity.

But Wells Fargo's latest scheme is indicative of systemic, incentivized criminal behavior that'll take more than a $190 million fine to fix...

The Fed

September FOMC Meeting: What to Watch for Now

The September FOMC meeting is one of the most highly anticipated events of the year for market watchers.

That's why we're highlighting what to watch for at the Sept. 20-21 gathering.

While an interest rate hike is unlikely, here's what the Fed could do...

Oil

Our Bold Oil Price Prediction Shows Double-Digit Gains Before 2017

The average oil price prediction would suggest prices will fall, considering OPEC can't work together.

But one of our energy gurus has a very bold prediction that sees prices climbing even further.

Today, we want to make sure our readers know just how far we see oil prices climbing by the end of 2016...

Dow Jones

Dow Jones Industrial Average Today Falls Ahead of September Fed Meeting

The Dow Jones Industrial Average today is falling ahead of the September FOMC meeting.

Investors are still unsure if rates will be raised, as Fed members have not offered the markets a clear answer.

But that's not the only story you need to know about- here's all the important stock market information to get you ready for Sept. 13...

election

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.