Brazil’s economy has been struggling to maintain growth over the past few years, but last year’s results were quite poor. The country has seen its inflation rate spiral to over 10%[...]
Michael Kors is a global luxury lifestyle brand which focuses mainly on luxury accessories, footwear, and apparel. The company mainly operates stores in North America, Europe, and [...]
Canada’s capital outflow has been the fastest in the developed world over the last year. According to Kamal Sharma, a foreign-exchange strategist at Bank of America Merrill Lynch ([...]
The S&P 500 LargeCap index is down 2.14% year-to-date (YTD) and 5% from its high of 2,134.72 reached in May of this year. In contrast, the Consumer Discretionary Index is up 7.[...]
Prior to the advent of behavioural finance, it was generally assumed that people – investors included – made decisions based on rationality and logic, formally known as “expected u[...]
Since being founded in the late 1800s, Coca-Cola (NYSE:KO) has built a strong, timeless brand that consumers today are able to recognize instantly. This has contributed significant[...]
In a joint appearance with IMF head Christine Lagarde, Federal Reserve chief Janet Yellen announced on Wednesday, May 6, that equity market valuations are “generally quite high” an[...]
In the fast-moving world of technology investing, it doesn’t get any bigger than the two predominant global tech giants, Google and Apple. While Google is focused on search and onl[...]
The coal industry has suffered dramatically in the last few years. For example, since January 2011, the Newcastle Free On-Board export price, which is the key benchmark mechanism f[...]
BlackBerry, the Canadian-based company, has recently released a new smartphone and quarterly financial report that shows its turnaround is still a work in progress. The new phone i[...]