House Renews Sanctions For China's ZTE - Despite Trump's Appeals

House Renews Sanctions For China’s ZTE – Despite Trump’s Appeals

s'Congressional lawmakers from both parties unanimously supported an amendment to renew sanctions against Chinese telecommunications giant ZTE as a part of the Commerce, Justice...
NASDAQ, S&P 500, Dow Jones – What stock indices really are

NASDAQ, S&P 500, Dow Jones – What stock indices really are

Anyone with even a passing interest in the stock market has heard of the Dow, or the Nasdaq (index not the exchange), or the...
Another Recession in 2020: Is It Possible?

Another Recession in 2020: Is It Possible?

Anyone who was negatively affected by the recent recession will probably find the headline mentioned above one of the most alarming that they have...
Oil Prices Shoot Up Following Trump’s Iran Announcement

Oil Prices Shoot Up Following Trump’s Iran Announcement

President Trump’s announcement that the United States would withdraw from the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action, commonly known as the Iran Deal, is great...
The Importance Of Sustainable Tourism In A Tourism Economy

The Importance Of Sustainable Tourism In A Tourism Economy

The United States is the first in the world when it comes to GDP contribution from tourism.While tourism creates jobs and benefits states financially,...

Sub-Saharan Africa Set to See Continued Economic Growth

The potential economic growth across Sub-Saharan Africa rose to 3.3 percent in the past five years. With targeted and intelligent investments and various...
In Oil-Rich Nigeria, Lagos Thrives On Technology

In Oil-Rich Nigeria, Lagos Thrives On Technology

Lagos is Nigeria's biggest economy and one of the biggest on the African continent, many lessons can be taken from the way it manages...

How to Interpret the Inversion of the Yield Curve?

Before we get into the details of how to interpret the inversion of the yield curve, let us first see what a yield...

Tariffs Delayed As Trade Deals Intensify

Stock futures in the United States trimmed some small losses to kick off May following President Trump’s decision to extend a tariff deadline by...
Trump's Touch on Pharma: What It Means for Stocks

Trump’s Touch on Pharma: What It Means for Stocks

Recently, President Trump declared that he would help tackle the high price of drugs in the United States. That sounds great, however, his policies...
Federal Reserve Compares Bitcoin to Cash

Federal Reserve Compares Bitcoin to Cash

Investors that put money into the emerging cryptocurrency market got some welcome news last week thanks to the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis....
Inflation Hits Fed Target

Inflation Hits Fed Target

Inflation is rising in the United States, but it’s unlikely that the Federal Reserve will take any immediate action to curb it. Although the...