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The recent changes in the Japanese economic policy and the volatility in the yen/dollar exchange rate are altering local banks' valuations. Japanese banks’ portfolios have a big proportion of Japanese bonds, which will would lose value in the event of rising rates.
As we know, Ben Bernanke’s indication to reduce the monetary stimulus in the U.S. raised concerns all around the world. Higher interest rates in America more »
What Investors Should Know And Do To Make Sure The Short Interest In Arena's Stock Is Playing By The Rules.
1. Arena (NASDAQ: ARNA) short-sellers using illegal short and distort-
As of November 15, 2012, Arena short interest is 61,748,793 shares. This is the highest it has ever been. How much of the short interest is illegal naked shorting? We believe its substantial. It is no secret Arena investors know illegal naked short selling and stock manipulation are being used to manipulate Arena's stock to some extent more »
In the same way as our “5 Dividend Stocks for the Next 5 Years” series, we have identified five high-dividend paying financial stocks that we believe can provide stable income amid a tough economic backdrop, and during a time when financials have underperformed the broader market. The Dow Jones Industrial Average is up 50% since 2009, while the Dow Jones U.S. Financial Index is up only 40%. Our list more »
Deutsche Bank, the German bank that should represent everyone's faith in the German economy since Germany is allegedly the strongest Euronation, tops the charts.