Real hourly wage growth may fall in the coming months and years as inflation returns to a more normal level.
Cast out of the investment-grade market, these securities offer unique appreciation potential and exposure to the high-quality end of the junk-bond spectrum, says Van Eck's Francis Rodilosso.
The market pondered mixed earnings reports from Apple, Microsoft, IBM, and Amex this week, while GM had a better-than-expected quarter.
NVR's lower capital requirements and increased flexibility over peers make it the best homebuilder to own over a full housing cycle.
The fund company's emerging-markets index fund and ETF will eventually have a hefty China allocation.
Most U.S.-based investors investing in China are fairly insulated from the recent turmoil, says Matthews' Andy Rothman.
Although the current stock price is steep, wide-moat Cintas benefits from scale-based cost advantages and strong network infrastructure.
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As a major commodities consumer, China's slowing growth rate will mean lower commodities prices and, by extension, slower worldwide economic growth.
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