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A Stock Market Break? These Indices Say No

By michael lombardi, published on Jun 12, 2014

...the cake for the stock market, which is already a leading indicator itself.

Both the Russell 2000 Index of small-cap stocks and the NASDAQ Composite are pulling out of their recent retrenchments. It’s a bit of a breakout among the stock market’s more speculative issues and the Dow Jones Transportation Average just sailed past 8,200 for a new record high.

Stock market metrics are improving, although trading volume is light. But this isn’t unusual for this time of year. Investor sentiment is holding steady.

Time after time these last several years, the... (more)

Tags: china, stock market, u.s. economy, earnings, dow jones, earnings season, blue chips, dividends, institutional investors, investor sentiment, old economy

Three Stocks to Profit from New and Old Cars Alike

By JuliaTyler, published on Mar 25, 2014, March 19, 2014.)

Aside from 2013 being a record year for North American auto sales, the average age of a North American car still on the road also hit a record-high of 11.4 years. For investors, it might be time to take a second look at auto parts companies.

Three great places to start include BorgWarner Inc. (NYSE/BWA), Linamar Corporation (TSX/LNR), and Magna International Inc. (NYSE/MGA, TSX/MG). The following chart includes these three auto parts companies, along with the Dow Jones U.S. Auto Parts index.

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Tags: interest rates, detroit, economic growth, auto sales, corporate earnings, dow jones, retail sector, unemployment rate

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