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    In part 4 of this web only series, Tim Seymour reveals his favorite ways to trade the consumer in emerging markets, home to the world’s fastest growing middle class!

  • Following are the day’s biggest winners and losers. Find out why shares of SanDisk and the Brazil ETF popped while Northern Trust and Altria dropped.

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    In part 3 of this web only series, Tim Seymour explains how to add currencies to your emerging market playbook!

  • Brazil's stock market suffered its worst one-day plunge in three months after the government imposed a tax on foreign investments in local stocks and bonds.

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    In part 2 of this web only series, Tim Seymour explains how ETFs use diversification to give you lower risk exposure to emerging markets.

  • Stocks drifted lower on Tuesday despite upbeat earnings from Apple as well as a number of Dow components including Caterpillar. What should you be watching?

  • With stocks trading lower ahead of earnings season, should you take profits or look to buy the dip?

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    This deal might be as sexy as the Brazilian supermodel.

  • Following are the day’s biggest winners and losers. Find out why shares of Peabody Energy and General Dynamics popped while CVS Caremark and Ciena dropped.

  • The ad economy may be a lagging indicator for the overall economy, said Sir Martin Sorrell, chairman of WPP on Monday.

  • Both Tim Seymour and Zach Karabell reveal their favorite ways to play Brazil in the wake of Rio de Janeiro winning bid for the 2016 game.

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    Brazil wins another vote of confidence today when Rio de Janeiro was selected as the host city for the 2016 Olympic Games.

  • Around lunchtime word broke that Rio de Janeiro will host the 2016 Olympics putting the games in South America for the first time. Is there a trade here?

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    A big vote of confidence on Brazil came less than 48 hours before our exclusive interview with Brazilian President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva. Moody's Investors Service upgraded the country's credit rating to an investment grade rating of Baa3. Standard and Poor's and Fitch Ratings had already given Brazilian assets their thumbs up last year.

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    Much like Warren Buffett, when this Brazilian billionaire goes into a stock investors take notice!

  • It looks like one of the world's largest banks is betting on Brazil to the tune of $7 billion. What must you know?

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    The deep waters off the coasts of countries like Brazil and Sierra Leone have become hot spots for large discoveries of oil this year as exploration continues to move further from shore.

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    The economic recovery may be sharper than many forecasters, including the International Monetary Fund, have predicted, precisely because the recession was so deep, Michael Mussa, senior fellow, Peterson Institute for International Economics, told CNBC.com.

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    Economists, recognizing that bubbles tend to come in bunches, are on the lookout for the next market to fizzle. They say that governments, central banks and international bodies should scrutinize a few markets that look likely to froth over in the next few years.

  • Following are the week’s biggest winners and losers. Find out why shares of Freeport-McMoRan and AK Steel popped while AIG and Monsanto dropped.