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  • "Here's how it's done"
    Federal Reserve officials comments raises more questions than answers
    Charles Evans, President of the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago made headlines on Tuesday when he spoke at an Economic luncheon in Detroit. Covering all the broad array of subjects from the housing recovery to the labor market, Evens first came...
  • US Congress to Vote on Stimulus or did Syria call Obama’s Bluff?
    US Congress to Vote on Stimulus or did Syria call Obama’s Bluff?
    Did al Assad call Obama’s bluff or are the Syrian rebels trying to coax foreign intervention to tip the scales in their favor? Either way, Barrack Obama finds himself in a lose/lose situation, and with Russia and China waiting in the wings;...
  • The Mint Money Supply Digest for May 20, 2013
    The Mint Money Supply Digest for May 20, 2013
    While the rally in equities continues relatively unchecked, the measure of the M1 monetary base has taken a marked dive of roughly 6.2% since last week, leaving it at a level not seen since April 15th.For the uninitiated, the M1 money supply is...
  • Making dollars from sense
    Where to invest the proceeds from a matured Certificate of Deposit
    Over the past five-years, fixed opportunities have deteriorated for conservative savers of limited means. Here are two possibilities to gain more from your savings -- one is safe, the other has risks.The past is goneOverthe last few years this...
  • NYSE
    The vanishing retail investor
    Despite it's recent setback due to the impending fiscal cliff, the stock market has doubled (DJIA) since it's low of 6500 in March 2009.However, what has been missing in the rebound is the individual investor, also referred to as the...
  • Option Chain
    Available option periods: Weekly, monthly, Quarterly, and longer
    Whether one decides to buy options or sell them to obtain premiums, options—when available—are available for a variety of periods. Not every stock, ETF, and Index are optionable, and those that are do not always have options available...
  • Stock markets recover slightly on forced margin calls and metal selloffs
    Stock markets recover slightly on forced margin calls and metal selloffs
    The stock markets were looking to fall much more than the 3% that took place in the first two and a half hours of the August 4th session when massive margin calls brought slight relief to the equity markets as the Dow recovered from -340 to -295...
  • The end of QE2 will lead to massive depression according to former Fed economist
    The end of QE2 will lead to massive depression according to former Fed economist
    The end of QE2, and the unwinding of government and Fed stimulus, will lead to a massive depression according to former Fed economist Richard Koo.In a report on May 17th by Mr. Koo regarding Federal Reserve stimulus and Quantitative Easing...
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    Cerner continues to reward investors
    Cerner Headquarters, Kansas City, MOTaken by Mark SinatraRelated articlesLiquidity via monthly dividends Boomers will create a boom in healthcare industry Fidelity offers free trades for 25 ETFs Cerner Corporation, headquartered in Kansas City, MO...