Stocks sold off on Friday. The Dow fell 211 points. Leading the retreat were tech stocks with the Nasdaq, where they tend to hang their hats, down more than 3%.
The post These Popular Investment Vehicles Could Crash Hard appeared first on The Daily Reckoning Australia.
Thanks to a falling dollar over the past few years, the Aussie dollar gold price has done quite well.
The post What is Happening to the Gold price? appeared first on The Daily Reckoning Australia.
Rumours are circling that Rio Tinto [ASX:RIO] is set to announce changes to its dividend policy, which may take effect as early as August. With the ongoing volatility taking place across commodity markets, analysts expect Rio to cut its dividend outlook later this week.
The post Rio Tinto’s Dividend Policy May Be on Its Last Legs appeared first on The Daily Reckoning Australia.
The past year hasn’t been kind to property investors. In the last three months they’ve sat back and watched home price growth tail off right across Australia. Even fast-growing markets like Sydney have seen prices slow to a crawl.
The post Falling Rental Yields Still Haunting Property Investors appeared first on The Daily Reckoning Australia.
The RBA thinks the economy is improving. All that debt accumulation is of course creating a short term boost in activity.
The post The RBA and Government are as Deluded as Ever appeared first on The Daily Reckoning Australia.