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How the Strong Dollar Is Crushing Cliffs Natural

How the Strong Dollar Is Crushing Cliffs Natural

Most investors understand that the commodities industry is a cyclical business, with rises and falls in demand following the general path of the broader business cycle. For companies like iron ore and metallurgical coal producer Cliffs Natural Resources , strong economic conditions during much of the 2000s led to huge gains for shareholders. Yet when […]

Why wobbly world markets are more worrying than oil: Don Pittis

Why wobbly world markets are more worrying than oil: Don Pittis

1 in 6 NFL players face bankruptcy in retirement, report suggests

1 in 6 NFL players face bankruptcy in retirement, report suggests

Oil hits 2015 high of $56 after U.S. output slows

Oil hits 2015 high of $56 after U.S. output slows

Minimum wage workers demand $15 an hour in protests across U.S.

Minimum wage workers demand $15 an hour in protests across U.S.

Does The US Fear The Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank?

Does The US Fear The Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank?

The recently established Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) is joining the likes of the Asian Development Bank (ADP), International Monetary Fund (IMF), World Bank and a host of other global banks meant to spur development around the world. Proposed by China, the AIIB was formally recognized on October 24, 2014 with its purpose to provide […]

Turkey's Twitter ban to be lifted shortly, official says

Turkey's Twitter ban to be lifted shortly, official says

Twitter has complied with Turkey’s request to remove photographs of an Istanbul prosecutor held at gunpoint by far-left militants and a ban on the micro-blogging site will be lifted very shortly, a senior Turkish official said on Monday. “Twitter has agreed to shut down accounts and remove images relating to last week’s hostage-taking. The web site will […]

Microsoft presents Surface 3 – a cheaper version of Surface Pro 3 tablet

Microsoft presents Surface 3 – a cheaper version of Surface Pro 3 tablet

Microsoft is making a cheaper version of its Surface Pro 3 tablet computer in an effort to reach students and budget-conscious families. Graphic artists, engineers and finance professionals needing to run complex software might still want the company’s higher-end Pro 3, said Dennis Meinhardt, director of program management for Surface. But the Surface 3 should […]

Vietnam — New Asian Hot Spot For Tech Investment

Vietnam — New Asian Hot Spot For Tech Investment

In the past, Vietnam has been most commonly associated with clothing manufacturing; however, the country now has a rapidly expanding tech sector that’s attracting investors from around the globe, and an increasing number of high-tech companies are beginning to set up shop there. Factors Driving Foreign Investment to Vietnamese Tech Industry Among the primary factors […]

Why The Russian Economy Rises and Falls With Oil

Why The Russian Economy Rises and Falls With Oil

Russia is a major player in oil and gas production worldwide. It is the second largest producer of natural gas and the third largest producer of oil, sitting on 80 billion barrels of proven oil reserves and a staggering 1688 trillion cubic feet of natural gas reserves—-the largest natural gas reserves in the world. Given […]

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