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Peter Schiff on U.S. Dollar Crisis: "The Dollar Bubble Is Going to Burst"

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Peter Schiff, economist, best-selling author, and CEO of Euro Pacific Capital, believes a U.S. dollar crisis is underway.

"The dollar is very overvalued...and the dollar is a bubble," he told Newsmax Prime on Aug. 11. "This dollar bubble is going to burst."

Indeed, two weeks later and Schiff's prediction proved timely. The U.S. dollar index has suffered a fourth-straight loss, and U.S. markets have plummeted in the worst weekly sell-off in four years.

Many blame the surprise yuan devaluation. But Schiff believes investors should be worried about the United States, not China...

Dow Jones Industrial Average Plummets Today as China's Stock Market Crashes

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Futures for the Dow Jones Industrial Average today (Monday, August 24) forecasted a 616-point decline, nearly 4% as traders continue to selloff over fears related to the Chinese economy.

Nasdaq futures were down more than 80 points, or 5%, as tech stocks slumped in premarket hours. Traders around the world have dubbed Aug. 24) Black Monday."

Here's everything you need to know about the Dow Jones Industrial Average today...

Dow Jones Industrial Average Today Will Continue Dive Below 17,000

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Futures for the Dow Jones Industrial Average today (Friday, Aug. 21) forecasted an 80-point decline. The S&P is currently at a five-month low.

This all follows yesterday's declines, when the DJIA cratered 358 points, below the 17,000-mark, and the Nasdaq had its worst one-day decline since April 2014.

Here's a look at the stock market news that's moving the DJIA today even lower...

This Market Shape Is More Telling Than a "Death Cross"

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The major U.S. indices are still right about where they started the month, and the Dow Jones is showing a technical indicator called the "death cross."

A death cross gives an indication of some weakness in the average.

But the S&P 500 shows another indicator that is more telling...

Dow Jones Industrial Average Dips Today as Chinese Markets Fall

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Futures for the Dow Jones Industrial Average today, Aug. 18, forecasted a 61-point slide after another broad selloff in Chinese stocks.

This morning, China's benchmark Shanghai Composite index fell more than 6.1%, as traders raised new concerns about the nation's recent currency devaluation.

Here's everything else investors need to know about the Dow Jones Industrial Average today...

Dow Jones Industrial Average Moving Today on These Top Stories

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Futures for the Dow Jones Industrial Average today forecasted a 31-point decline as the markets prepare for an important week of earnings in the wake of China's recent devaluation of its currency.

A number of large Chinese retail importers like Target Corp. (NYSE: TGT), Walmart Stores Inc. (NYSE: WMT), and Home Depot Inc. (NYSE: HD) are set to report earnings this week.

Get a jump on profits today with this premarket trading report...

Dow Jones Industrial Average Gains Five Points on Increased Jobless Claims

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Why did the Dow Jones Industrial Average gain only five points today?

Here's how the stock market did today, earnings reports, the top stock market news, and stocks to watch based on today's market moves…

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Dow Jones Today Slumps 124 Points As Currency War Fears Accelerate

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Dow Jones Industrial Average Dips Today After China Devalues Yuan

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Futures for Dow Jones Industrial Average today forecasted a 142-point decline after China surprised the global markets and announced it will devalue the yuan, a decision that pushed the U.S. dollar higher.

The world's second-largest economy continues to struggle and is looking for ways to kick-start growth.

Here's everything else investors need to know about the Dow Jones Industrial Average today...

Dow Jones Industrial Average Moving Today on These Top Stories

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Futures for the Dow Jones Industrial Average on Monday, Aug. 10 forecasted a 122-point gain as the markets reacted to a downswing in the Chinese economy and anticipated additional stimulus from the nation's central bank.

Here's everything else investors need to know about the Dow Jones Industrial Average today...

Dow Jones Today Reacting to Volatile Crude Oil Prices

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Futures for the Dow Jones today forecasted a 19-point decline on concerns about falling oil prices and expectations for a number of core Dow components' earnings statements.

Yesterday, the Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 91 points as traders expressed concerns about cratering oil prices and conditions in the Chinese, European, and U.S. economies.

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Dow Jones Industrial Average Moving Today after Greek Stock Market Crash

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U.S. stock futures for Monday, August 3 forecasted an 11-point gain for the Dow Jones Industrial Average despite news that Greece's stock market crashed this morning after reopening for the first time in five weeks.

The Athens stock exchange cratered more than 22% this morning on its first day of trading after the nation accepted a bailout package from its creditors last month.

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Dow Jones Industrial Average Moving on XOM and CVX Earnings Today

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U.S. stock futures for Friday, July 31 forecasted an 11-point decline for the Dow Jones Industrial Average as traders continue to gage the Federal Reserve's decision to maintain record-low interest rates and the second-quarter GDP report.

Chinese stocks were down this morning, as volatility continues to hit the nation's markets. Meanwhile, a decline in oil prices is pulling down shares of Exxon Mobil Corp. (NYSE: XOM) and Chevron Corp. (NYSE: CVX) after the companies reported earnings this morning.

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Dow Jones Today Moving Ahead of FOMC Meeting

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Futures for the Dow Jones today forecasted an 81-point gain as investors turn away from poor financial conditions in China and eye the start of the Federal Reserve's meeting on monetary policy.

On Monday, the Dow Jones Industrial Average dropped 127 points after the Chinese stock market saw its worst one-day decline in eight yea

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Dow Jones Industrial Average Down Today as Chinese Markets Crash

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Futures for the Dow Jones Industrial Average forecasted a 106-point dip from Friday's close as traders eyed domestic earnings reports and a decline in the Chinese stock market.

This morning, major Chinese markets saw their biggest one-day decline since 2007. Shares of Chinese ADRs are having a rough morning, including Alibaba Holding Group LTD (NYSE: BABA).

Here's everything else you need to know about the Dow Jones Industrial Average today...