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Wall Street Daily
Ride The Online Shopping Wave By Wall Street Daily - Nov 09, 2015

By now, most retailers have cleared their Halloween gear off the shelves and decked their halls with Christmas merchandise. The holiday shopping season is nearly upon us. And even though ...

Kurt Cobb
Getting It Wrong On Recycling By Kurt Cobb - Nov 08, 2015

Let's see what those disparaging America's rate of recycling as "too high" either get completely wrong or fail to understand. You can read recent commentary suggesting that the recycling rate is too ...

Yowie Group: Rollout Leads To Record Sales   By Edison - Nov 08, 2015

Walmart (N:WMT) rollout leads to record salesYowie Group's (AX:YOW) retail revenues doubled on a sequential basis in the September quarter to an estimated US$4.8m as the company expands its rollout ...

Philippe d'Arvisenet
Friday Afternoon Fever   By Philippe d'Arvisenet - Nov 08, 2015

■ US job statistics published on Friday afternoon were strong …■…which should encourage the Fed to take action US employment figures were released on Friday afternoon. Altogether, ...

Philippe d'Arvisenet
Resilient   By Philippe d'Arvisenet - Nov 08, 2015

■ Despite a strong dollar and the slowdown in global demand, US exports are resilient. ■ The manufacturing sector benefits from lower prices for commodities and imported intermediate goods as well as ...

Philippe d'Arvisenet
About Negative Interest Rates   By Philippe d'Arvisenet - Nov 08, 2015

About negative interest rates■ The ECB reopened the debate over the effective floor for its interest rate policy stating it is considering another cut in its deposit facility rate. ■ The negative ...

Yale Bock
Strong Jobs Number Seals Lift Off! By Yale Bock - Nov 08, 2015

Politicians are always great at selling what is possible. How many times have we heard an elected representative say, 'Wouldn't it be great if we did that?' or 'We need to do this now, pass such and ...

Bob Lang
The Perils Of Following A Hedge Fund Manager By Bob Lang - Nov 08, 2015

We are all looking for that edge when investing or trading, that one little nugget of information that will over time transform our stake into that pot of gold. Sometimes that edge is provided by ...