• EEM
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  • EWZ
    Forbes3 hours ago

    Dilma Rousseff Ousted By Senate: What's Next For Brazilian Markets?

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  • SPY
    Forbes4 hours ago

    Stocks Mostly Rebuff The Slide In Oil

    We watched oil closely earlier this year. The oil price bust ultimately pulled down stocks. And when oil aggressively bounced off of the bottom, stocks recovered alongside, returning to new record highs. Today it was oil again. Stocks oscillated near record highs and following an anticipated Fed event last week had continued