Saudi Aramco’s warning of a supply crunch in the oil market has an element of déjà vu about it. John Stepek takes a closer look to see what investors should do next.
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Donald Trump has fired the opening shots in his global trade war. John Stepek looks at what that means for the charts that matter most to the world economy.
With the US now collecting 25% tariffs on some imports from China, we’re now in a global trade war, says John Stepek. Here’s what it means for your portfolio.
Male or female, we could all benefit from treating investing as a necessary chore, rather than an exciting gamble, says John Stepek.
The rise of populism is a reaction to the concentration of power in central banks, corporations and supra national institutions. Expect to see a lot more politicians sticking their oars in.
Many factors influence the price of gold. One of the biggest is interest rates. And upcoming elections in the US could determine the future of both, says John Stepek.
Studies show that women tend to make better investment decisions than men. John Stepek looks at why that might be, and how both sexes can become better investors.
As the US dollar continues to bully the currency markets, John Stepek looks at all the other charts that matter to the global economy.
Buying cheap stocks – value investing – usually works well. But it hasn’t for a while now. John Stepek looks at what’s gone wrong and asks if it’s due a turnaround.
Index-tracking funds are great, cheap alternatives to their overpriced active cousins. But they aren’t flawless, says John Stepek.