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  • The chatter in the market may be bullish but there is a real danger that something could go wrong—something no one is talking about now but will be once they get hit by some unexpected development.

  • A Troubling Sign in Financials: McDonald

    There's good reason to short bank stocks, Newedge's Larry McDonald says.

  • PIMCO's William H. Gross

    "Am I a great investor? Not yet," Pimco's Bill Gross writes in an essay titled "Man in the Mirror." The real test of greatness will be adapting to a new era once the epoch of credit expansion comes to a close.

  • The price of gold has reached bubble territory, Societe Generale's Michael Haigh says.

  • The Dow Jones Industrial Average closed at another record high on Tuesday for the eleventh time in the last twenty trading sessions.

  • Although U.S. crude has flirted with its highs, market observers and professional traders alike think oil could push lower.

  • As stocks and credit both continue to rally, Brian Reynolds, chief market strategist at Rosenblatt Securities, said investors should opt for the former because the equity market will be boosted by stock buybacks.

  • Will Bernanke Revive the Gold Trade?

    The percentage of retail investors in gold slowed for the third month in a row in March, despite a late flurry of interest in the precious metal following the shock of the Cyprus crisis, a survey released on Tuesday showed.

  • There is a high probability that the current uptrend in the S&P 500 index will continue to 1,690, says this chartist.

  • The bulls have been running at a fierce pace but these pros say the correction is coming in the second quarter. Here's why.

  • Ford inventory is seen in the sales lot at Golf Mill Ford in Niles, Illinois, U.S.

    Detroit may be a mess, but analysts say its automakers are in the best shape in decades. And U.S. March auto sales due out Tuesday should be strong.

  • Stock indexes in the U.S. have repeatedly hit fresh highs in the first quarter of 2013 providing stiff competition to Asian equity markets, which have had a disappointing year so far, in comparison.

  • Sure, it took nearly 66 months, but the Standard & Poor's 500 is finally back to where it peaked in 2007. The next milestone will be its all-time intraday high of 1,576.09, set on October 11, 2007.

  • Tehran, Iran

    The president of Rotana believes there are significant investment opportunities in Iran, despite growing international sanctions.

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    As gold ETFs celebrate their tenth birthday this month, investors are heading for the exit doors as speculation about an end to the Federal Reserve's loose monetary policy curb the precious metal's rally.

  • Since the bailout deal was reached on Cyprus, the gold price has fallen. The decline suggests that gold is really in a weak position right now. I think the price is likely to fall further. Here's why.

  • As banks in Cyprus open their doors, Jim Cramer explains how to trade the three most likely reactions from the market.

  • Some traders are betting big that talk of a turnaround at Blackberry is over-hyped.

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    The S&P 500 will once again dip in the second quarter of this year but will then soar higher and higher, according to Nomura strategist Bob Janjuah.

  • Xavier Rolet

    The resurgence in the initial public offerings (IPO) market is a sign that investors are once again growing more optimistic despite flare-ups in the euro zone debt crisis, according to the CEO of the London Stock Exchange.