Macro Investing
Faux Meat Beyond Meat

The faux meat market is heating up, and Wall Street is taking note

Beyond Meat has been all the rage since it hit the market, with shares climbing to over 6x the IPO price of $25, but competition is heating up as market heavyweights bet big on...
Turkey Moody's

Turkey faces possible credit downgrade

Turkey is facing a possible credit downgrade if it can't get its financial act together, according to new analysis from credit ratings firm Moody's. Turkey needs to put a substantial and reliable plan in place...
Stock Market Economic Slowdown

Global stocks dip as economic slowdown fears grow louder

Asian stocks closed in the red on Monday on growing worries of an economic slowdown. European and American stocks are likely to follow suit. Stocks dropped considerably in Asia as investors reacted to disappointing manufacturing...
Gold Miners

Gold miners battle over terms in billion dollar merger

On Monday, Gold miners Newmont Mining (NYSE: NEM) declined rival Barrick Gold's (TSX: ABX) (NYSE: GOLD) all-stock $18 billion hostile takeover offer, however, left the door somewhat open by countering with the regards to...
Economies Avocados Tequila Border Wall

Local economies, avocados and tequila at risk in border wall dispute

As the debate heats up over President Trump's proposed border wall, there may be one ignored consequence with which many Americans have yet to come to terms ... a scarcity of a few of...
Brexit EU

Brexit delayed after day of debate

The controversial Brexit plans were approaching a vital stage, but at the last minute, the European Union agreed to British PM Theresa May's plea to further delay the UK's exit. The EU has handed Theresa...
Rare Earth Nuclear Option

China’s rare earth “nuclear option” looks increasingly likely

China's threats to ban rare earth exports to the United States is looking increasingly likely as trade tensions in between the two economic superpowers continue to escalate. China is ready to use rare earths to...
WeWork IPO

WeWork eyes IPO with help from SoftBank

Co-working behemoth WeWork, otherwise known as the We Company, has filed confidential documents for its IPO with the Securities and Exchange Commission on Monday. WeWork noted that its modified IPO registration with the U.S. Securities...
Facebook stock slips

Facebook stock slips on outage and executive exodus

Facebook had a tough 2018, and it's beginning to look like 2019 is going to be filled with its own challenges. Following yesterday's worldwide interruption which sent out Facebook's stock plunging downward, news has come...
New Recession Looms

What you need to know as a new recession looms

Unless you've been living under a rock for the past several months, you may have noticed that fears of a looming recession are growing. The general consensus is that Americans should brace for doom,...