How Climate Change will Crash the Real Estate Market

The flight to higher ground will to lead to what Keenan calls “climate change gentrification.” That effect might be temporary because superstorms like Hurricane Irma and Hurricane Harvey might make cities like Miami unlivable ghost towns.

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Some Cool Things you can do with a Falling Dollar

American patriots might cringe at this collapse of the greenback, but there are many positive side effects. Shrewd investors can make a lot of money and have a lot of fun with a falling dollar.

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Is Toyota the best Value in Electric Vehicles?

Either way Toyota is now a great long term contrarian play in autos. It’s a good company because you will not lose money with this stock no matter what the cars of the future run upon.

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Is UPS Doomed or a Value Investment?

The financial figures also demonstrate that UPS might just be the best retail investment around because it makes a lot of money; no matter what retailer is winning the online wars.

A big opportunity for UPS is the ongoing retail apocalypse created by Amazon’s relentless expansions. Every time a brick and mortar retailer dies it creates more business for UPS because that store’s customers are probably ordering from Amazon or Walmart.com.

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Is Microsoft the Best Value in Tech Stocks?

Microsoft just turned in a stellar earnings report for second quarter 2017 that contains such incredible numbers. Value investors had better take notice because Microsoft also demonstrated that it is one of the best money makers in the market today.

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Has Bank of America Really Turned Around?

All of this makes Bank of America a value investment because it has a lot of problems, but it’s still capable of making a lot of money. More importantly it’s cheap because the problems scare a lot of investors away.

Those who stay do make money they were rewarded with a return on equity of 8.12% on June 30, 2017. That was up from 6.65% in June 2016, which proves bargain hunters like Warren Buffett are right about this stock.

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Is Visa the Best Value in Finance?

This allows Visa to make a small profit off of every altcoin transaction without taking the risk of directly investing in cryptocurrency. To add icing to the cake, even more revenue from altcoins might be right around the corner for Visa.

A Singapore unicorn called TenX claims to have created a Visa card that can automatically convert cryptocurrencies; such as bitcoin and ethereum, into fiat currencies such as the US dollar. A TenX Youtube video shows Cofounder Paul Kitti using a digital wallet to pay for burgers at McDonalds with Dash (Darkcoin) a lesser altcoin.

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Will Amazon and Walmart Kill Nordstrom?

These numbers show us that Nordstrom is neither a value investment nor Amazon-proof because it operates at a very narrow margin. All Amazon or Walmart would have to do to seriously damage Nordstrom is take 3% to 5% of its customers away.

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Will Pacifica Save Fiat Chrysler?

Instead it is rideshare drivers; those hardworking immigrants and unemployed factory workers who make their living through Uber and Lyft that will make Pacifica a hit. As I noted last year the Pacifica seems designed for ridesharing. Some of its basic features include:

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