Stocks: 5 things to know before the open

Posted on Money Markets at 10:18 am on July 13, 2015 by by @vharrisoncnn

Click on the chart for in-depth premarket data. Markets are cheering Monday after Europe finally reached a deal to bailout Greece. European stocks bounced on the news and U.S. stock futures were also moving higher. Here are the 5 things you need to know before the opening bell rings in New York: Related: Fear & Read more

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3 Natural Gas Opportunities for the Long Term

Posted on Top Stories at 9:31 am on July 13, 2015 by by Motley Fool

The discovery of an economical method to unlock America’s vast shale gas resource is a game changer for the country and the natural gas industry. America now has a more than a 100-year supply of natural gas, which is fueling a mega trend of opportunities for investors. Here are three such opportunities for investors looking Read more

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Oil prices tumble as Iran deal nears

Posted on Money Markets at 8:54 am on July 13, 2015 by by @sophia_yan

Oil companies show renewed interest in Iran Oil prices dropped Monday as Iran and global powers appeared close to a historic deal that would loosen sanctions in exchange for curbs on Tehran’s nuclear program. Sanctions have long reined in Iran’s oil production and exports, and the country is eager to shed those restrictions to boost Read more

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The Single Greatest Mistake You Can Make When Investing in Biotech

Posted on Top Stories at 8:25 am on July 13, 2015 by by Motley Fool

Source: Food and Drug Administration via Facebook Investing in the biotech sector since the Great Recession must be somewhat reminiscent of the pre-dot-com bubble for traders. These days it seems as if you threw a dart at the newspaper you could nab a winner based on where the dart landed. Based on screening data from Read more

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Who Wants a Robot Navy? The Pentagon Does!

Posted on Defense, Top Stories at 7:17 am on July 13, 2015 by by Motley Fool

The missile-carrying USS Wyoming (SSBN 742) is a cornerstone of today’s U.S. naval arsenal. Could its job one day be performed by a robot? Source: U.S. Navy . For years, we’ve been talking about the U.S. Navy’s infatuation with robots — everything from robotic helicopters to robotic fighter jets that can land on an aircraft Read more

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