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No Honeymoon For President-Elect Barack Obama

Change has indeed come to America and I am glad that Obama, a bright, eager, charismatic and progressive African-American has ascended to the White House on a record wave of voters’ turnout. After the dizzying celebrations of a defining moment … Continue reading

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Obama jizzed on in Alaska! (Video)
A video John Kerry and Barack Obama wish had never been made!
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A Ray of Hope For Stock Investors

Red October, one of the worst month in Wall Street history, ended on a sweet note on Friday as stocks rallied to cap a week of impressive gains. For the week, the Dow Jones was up 10.1%, S&P 500 was … Continue reading

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Flush DBS High Notes 5 Down The Drain

The banks have made a big show of solving the small-money cases. Hong Leong Finance said it will compensate investors with a primary school education and aged 62 or older at the time of purchase. The company did not say … Continue reading

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Are You Rattled By The Stock Market Crash?

On Friday, Dow Jones tumbled 128 points, while S&P 500 slid 1.2%, making it the eighth consecutive session of losses. For this week alone, the Dow fell 18%, its worst weekly decline on both a point and percentage basis. A … Continue reading

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Worst Stock Market Crash Since 1937

This is not the time to write lengthy posts after the carnage we have witnessed in global stock markets. I believe nobody is in the mood to read market analysis. A picture speaks a thousand words. Just look at this … Continue reading

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The value of dividend growth in retirement planning
EURO STOXX 50 VIX At Record Wide Spread Versus S&P 500 VIX
Read more on Retirement, Volatility Index (VIX) at Wikinvest

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Great Depression Is Good For Stock Investors

The $700 billion bailout cleared the Senate hurdle Thursday, together with a bill for tax cuts of more than $100 billion which included a variety of alternative energy credits and dozens of breaks for businesses and individuals. Senate approved the … Continue reading

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Investors Uncertain As Bailout Plan Stalled In Midtrack

Since Monday, the “Paulson Plan” has been thrust into intense debates at Senate hearings as Democrats and Republicans unite in their dislike of this mind-numbing $700 billion bailout of the nation’s financial system. I find such actions amusing, if not … Continue reading

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Stark Naked Fear In Stock Markets

On Monday, we had a fantastic stock market rally after the US Treasury engineered a takeover of troubled mortgage giants Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac. Regardless of it being the costliest bailout in US financial history, investors’ confidence were restored… for … Continue reading

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