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Terror and Chaos Can’t Stop the Markets, but I Know What Will

Uncertainty seems to be the only sure thing in the world these days. Friday's failed, bloody military coup attempt in NATO ally Turkey comes at the worst possible time in the West's fight against Daesh in Iraq and Syria, just one day after the terror group pulled off a horrific attack in the south of France.

Here at home, we've had several high-profile incidents of violence and civil unrest during one of the most heated, tense presidential election campaigns in modern history.

Yet if you only follow stock markets, you'd barely know anything was amiss. With record highs on the Dow Jones Industrials and the S&P 500, there seems to be no stopping this thing.

But I'm not expecting this to last.

I'll show you what we're going to do when we get our pullback, but first I want to show you why these markets are so strong right now...

China

China Defies Hague Ruling, Warns of "Disaster" If Challenged in South China Sea

In another act of defiance to international law, China is closing down parts of the South China Sea to conduct naval exercises.

The Red Dragon also offered a stark warning for countries that wish to interrupt its exercises...

Dow Jones

Dow Jones Industrial Average Today Hits Record High as Tech Earnings in Focus

The Dow Jones Industrial Average reached another record high today (Friday, July 18).

And there's plenty of market news that's been pushing U.S. markets to all-time highs these past few weeks.

Here's everything you need to know about what happened in the stock market today...

Stocks

What's Next for the Yahoo Stock Price After Q2 Earnings

The Yahoo stock price is slightly up right before the company announces Q2 2016 earnings.

Yahoo provided a weak revenue guidance earlier in the year, though, so investors should tamper their expectations.

But we had to make sure our readers had the most specific information on earnings per share and revenue projections. Find out what to expect from Yahoo's earnings report right here...

ipos

4 New IPOs This Week Led by Patheon IPO (NYSE: PTHN)

There are four IPOs this week that are set to raise a combined $876 million.

One of these four companies will also become the fourth-largest initial public offering of 2016.

Here's everything you need to know about this week's deals...

Dow Jones

Dow Jones Industrial Average Today Climbs as Earnings Season Hits Stride

The Dow Jones Industrial Average today is climbing after Bank of America beat estimates from Wall Street.

The earnings still weren't great, but banks no longer have to deal with high expectations when it comes to reporting profits.

But that's not the only story you need to know today- here's all the important stock market information to get you ready for July 18...

Dow Jones

Dow Jones Industrial Average Today Closes at New Record Despite Weak Bank Earnings

The Dow Jones Industrial Average reached another record high today (Friday, July 15).

And there's plenty of market news that's been pushing U.S. markets to all-time highs this week.

Here's everything you need to know about what happened in the stock market today...

Washington

TWA Flight 800 Conspiracy Theory Still Unsettled 20 Years Later

This Sunday, July 17, 2016, marks the 20th anniversary of TWA Flight 800's explosion. Here's a refresher: TWA Flight 800 took off from JFK Airport on July 17, 1996, en route to Paris. Just 12 minutes into the flight, the plane exploded over the shores of Long Island. The 230 people on board were all […]

Conspiracy theories about a government cover-up still abound…

Stocks

Should I Invest in Pot Stocks in 2016?

Pot stocks are a part of one of the fastest and most popular emerging industries out there.

And that's drawing the attention of many investors.

Here are three important points to consider before investing in pot stocks in 2016...

Bonds

The Easiest Big Bond Gains Come from Overbought Markets Like This

Editor's Note: We wanted to give you a heads up on what today's markets are doing to bonds right now. There's a change that's opening up opportunity – in fact, Shah's Short-Side Fortunes readers just took down a cool 175% in gains in a week on this bond play. And, since this move could very […]

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