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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 Global Markets, Global News
While it is not good news, there is now confirmation that recession fears are not just a passing blip on the stock market radar.
E Stagflation?
Yesterday the market decided to get back into technology and telecoms, recycling, energy, drugs, Canada, China, and Mexico.
Headwinds For Global Investing
Market pricing is the sacred cow of modern day investment theory and economic order—and performance.
La France Profonde
Markets today are back in recuperation mode overall, with exceptions among the companies which have been reporting dud figures for 2018 or recent quarters. We have one (Vodafone) from Britain today.
E Closed-End Funds And Stocks
Closed-end funds tend to be less volatile than single stocks—but not today.
E The Market For Non-US Stocks Is Moderately Upbeat
Non-US stocks are moderately upbeat, helped by the theory that some of the impasses the US and other economies have fallen into are intolerable.
E New Stock Buy And Sells
Both the US and Britain face government stalemates which would have been unthinkable in the last century.
E Aie De Mim! The Day After All That Fun
It is another weird day on the stock markets, with the huge rise on Wall Street propelling foreign markets upward for a while but then reality hit.
E Nothing Is Calm, Nothing Is Bright
Yesterday the sell-off continued but at a more moderate pace, down about 2%.
E Golden Oldies
More about my golden oldie portfolio of venerable tech stocks.
E Japan Stocks
While corporate Japan is still not exactly shareholder friendly, most companies now have independent directors and women on their boards.
E Danish CEOs
Two quarterly reports from drug companies headed by a Dane, one of whom was much better than the other on the conference call.
E Third World Populism
Today three leading emerging markets are in focus over political and populist moves threatening their economies.
E Global Investing: Friday File
Why is gold failing to rise as stocks around the world fall? I think it may be because there are too many alternatives which are more fun than boring heavy metal: cryptocurrencies, cannabis shares, and even oil stocks.
E It's The Big One
The selloff started overnight in Australia and then spread to Hong Kong. The rot then spread to other markets and Wall Street opened down a lot, 1.5% to 2% across the board, depending on which index you looked at.
E Global Investing Friday File
A review of stocks and news from the global markets.
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