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Your Patience Is About to Pay Off, as CZR Gets Some Sweet Revenge

CZR stock is set for recovery after Caesars Entertainment finally reached a $5 billion deal with its private-equity owners.

Here's why profits are coming soon...

The Fed

What They Didn’t Say About the Fed in Monday’s Debate

Officials and analysts rejected Donald Trump's accusation that the Fed is overly political, but politics is in the central bank's DNA.

Here's the truth about the Fed and how it operates...

Election

Something Was Missing from Monday Night's Debate

Monday's presidential debate was lacking when it came to discussing the U.S. economy.

Especially since this vital growth sector was all but ignored...

Stocks

A Certain Hedge Fund Manager's Wife Will Hate This Article… but You'll Love the Profits

Many investors consider hedge funds the end all, be all when it comes to profits.

This investment, which has outperformed markets 3 to 1 over the past year, proves them wrong...

Stocks

Twitter Stock Price Won't Be Helped by New NFL Partnership

The Twitter stock price has climbed since the company streamed its first Thursday Night Football game.

That's good news, considering the stock is down 30% in the last 12 months.

But even though more than 2 million people watched this game on Twitter, there's a major flaw with this partnership that shareholders need to know...

Stocks

A Double-Digit Profit Play for the Upcoming Defense "Supercycle"

A rogue nation and its cartoonish, unpredictable leader fire two ballistic missiles towards its rival neighbor, a vital American ally. Then the nation claims to have detonated its most powerful atomic bomb ever, which it says will fit nicely on a warhead fitted to those ballistic missiles.

A strongman in charge of a world power decides to invade a sovereign country to "reunite" half its territory with the mother country – twice, and both times during the Olympic Games.

Unfortunately, as we all know, these events weren't lifted from the plot of a spy novel.

They're actually happening in the world today. Border wars, frozen conflicts, and saber rattling in the South China Sea, Ukraine, the Russian Caucasus, the Korean peninsula, Syria, Iraq, Yemen, and Saudi Arabia don't show any signs of letting up.

A global economy lurching toward recession, bad planning, and poor leadership across the globe don't help international tensions, either. 

But this is precisely the kind of environment lucrative defense stocks thrive in.

In fact, nervous nations with deep pockets are propelling the entire defense sector into a "supercycle" that could be good for steady gains for the next 20 years.

And it doesn't matter who wins in November, either...

Stocks

Why the Microsoft Dividend Is the Real Reason to Buy the Stock

Wall Street smiled at a beefed up Microsoft dividend yesterday, but cheered at a $40 billion stock buyback program.

Of course, they got it exactly backwards.

In the long run, the MSFT dividend will have a much greater impact on Microsoft stock than the buyback program. Part of that is because of the better than average yield.

Technology

The Only Tech Investing Indicators That Matter Today

Volatility has returned to the broader markets, but these three tech investing indicators cut through the flood to deliver real news.

And right now, they're all moving in positive directions. Take a look...

Dow Jones Industrial Average Today Rises on News of Monsanto Merger

The Dow Jones Industrial Average today is climbing after a huge merger is set to take place in the agricultural industry.

Chemical giant Bayer will purchase Monsanto for $66 billion.

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. 14...

Dow Jones

Dow Jones Industrial Average Today Slumps as Federal Reserve Chatter Hammers Banking Stocks

The Dow Jones Industrial Average today fell over 250 points after Federal Reserve chatter hammered banking stocks.

The markets don't appear to be expecting a September rate hike.

But that's not the only story you need to know about. Here's all the important stock market information to get you caught up for Sept. 13...