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Vivian Lewis is editor and founder of, the daily blog newsletter for Americans and others seeking to internationalize their portfolios. She brings unique experience and competence to the business of picking foreign stocks.

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E Ten Plagues
As of Friday, most markets are continuing their downturn over the plague of Covid-19 as new large and small outbreaks hit in more countries. There are locusts devouring east African crops. California and Australia suffered hail and firestorms.
Diagnosis And Cure Of Cancer
A global group has just completed a comprehensive dataset of all cancer genomes, which will greatly improve diagnosis and treatment.
E Back In Red Ink
It's a terrible Thursday with so much uncertainty in the air. Between the Coronavirus, the Trump impeachment, and which Democrat will be a presidential contender, it can be harder than ever to find the right stocks to buy. But I'm here to help...
E Martin Luther King Day Stock Reports
A very strong currency today was the Japanese yen, a reaction to the slow-down in China's growth to barely over 6% and the mounting worries about the latest coronavirus from Wuhan.
Fintech Cyber Attacks
It now appears that cyberattacks were responsible for shut downs of major marketplaces during the late summer of last year.
E Dogs Of War
Unleashing the dogs of war has led to commodity price rises, not just for the most-watched oil prices, but also for copper, palladium, platinum, and the barbaric relic, gold, along with non-relic bitcoin.
E Good News Bad News Day
Sweden has been the first country to exit negative interest rates despite a long tradition of using them to cool off the economy. This may spread and hurt the US.
E Boris Bounce; Trump Tripwire
Boris Johnson beat the pollsters handily and Britain went into holiday mode. Meanwhile back on Capitol Hill, the on-again-off-again trade deal with China was on again on. The drug price limits bill is dead in the water which will boost pharma stocks.
E Hung Parliament Risk
The weather in London is sunny and pleasant, not too cold. If it remains as nice, the UK election will see more voters than would turn out if the icy winds and storms had continued.
E Turkey
The United Auto Workers union used its vacation camp to win members reluctant to strike on behalf of rival companies. Rudy Giuliani used his role as President Trump's lawyer to try to win not just Ukrainian clients but Venezuelan ones.
E Global ADRs Report New Developments
This week there was earnings news from recent IPO Prosus as well as developments in Chinese. Latin American and European ADRs.
E Terrible Thursday On Wednesday!
The impeachment hearings begin today, but I have no time to watch them, nor any of the other world crises as we're having one of those busy days with a host of companies reporting. Here's your global stock roundup...
E Bullish Day Two
We have a corporate report from Deutschland and other big news from Israel plus items from Japan, Australia, Hong Kong, Canada, Mexico, Spain, Italy, Ireland, Belgium, Finland, Denmark, Switzerland, South Africa, Brazil, and the USA.
E No Memorial Today
Our sold stocks are crashing and our bought stocks climbing! We have reports from the USA, Japan, Israel, Denmark, and Canada, and that's only about pharmaceuticals. We also have exciting news about lung cancer, but some bad news from India...
E All Nighters
Sterling rose to nearly $1.29 per pound today, the highest YTD before falling back over DUP objections to only $1.2846.
E Markets Calm Down On Brexit And China Trade News
Two of the things terrifying markets looked somewhat more hopeful Friday as Brexit progresses and China agreed on a partial trade deal.
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