Small-Cap Energy Stocks Have Hit Bottom: Steve Palmer

Don’t panic, because things can’t get much worse. Instead, hold your cards and scout out buying opportunities. This is the strategy Steve Palmer employs at AlphaNorth Asset Management, a small-cap powerhouse with a track record of solid returns. In this exclusive interview with The Energy Report, Palmer gives a quick-and-dirty assessment of resource . . . → Read More: Small-Cap Energy Stocks Have Hit Bottom: Steve Palmer

Egregious Indian protectionism against trade in services

For many decades, India was one of the most protectionist countries in the world. This did great damage to growth and knowledge in India. Tariffs dropped from ridiculous levels to ridiculous levels in the early 1990s and then got stuck there. Yashwant Sinha, as Finance Minister, initiated a remarkable program of cutting the peak . . . → Read More: Egregious Indian protectionism against trade in services

Economic Events on July 25, 2012

The Mortgage Bankers’ Association purchase index will be released at 7:00 AM Eastern time, providing an update on the quantity of new mortgages and refinancings closed in the last week.

At 10:00 AM Eastern time, the New Home Sales report for June will be released. The consensus is that 370,000 new homes were sold . . . → Read More: Economic Events on July 25, 2012