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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 Heavy News Day
US job losses were up 744,000 vs a forecast of 694,000.
E Weak Markets - Yom HaShoah
Today the Biden Administration revealed its planned changes in the corporate tax code.
E Britain Is Back
England is going to reopen earlier than expected thanks to the speedy rollout of Covid-19 inoculation.
E Easter Monday
With so many foreign markets closed, the boom was biggest for USA large caps. But there was enough fringe movement elsewhere as well.
E Heavy Day
Foreign stocks were generally higher after Bottomline said they were better buys than US shares.
E Busy Tuesday
Pipeline giant Kinder Morgan plans to expand its carbon-capture business, joining the ranks of major oil and gas companies capitalizing on clean energy investing.
E High Tide
The huge container ship blocking the Suez Canal was freed today. This somewhat reduced the up move of Chinese exporter shares
E This Weekend Is Different From All Other Weekends
Friday's February US personal income beat having lost only 7.1%. whereas the forecast was -7.3%.
E Supermarket
Markets are still in thrall to SPACs and Cathie Wood.
E Virus Nationalism
AZN is being hauled over the coals for using out-of-date data to get permissions for sales in the US.
E One Year Anniversary Of The COVID-19 Bull Market
Stock markets celebrated the anniversary of the start of the COVID-19 bull market a year ago by falling across the board.
E Stock Market Review
Higher oil prices make electric vehicles more sellable.
E Carbon Capture
While foreign markets are up, US markets again are mostly down because the Fed is not extending its decision last year to lower capitalization ratio permission.
E Markets Are Spooked
The number of new filed jobless claims last week was 770,000, 10% over the forecast. The threat is stagflation, the worst of all possible outcomes. 
E St. Patrick's Day And Iceland
The markets fluctuate a lot. One reason is the new money being tossed into the market by recipients of stimulus checks.
E Mixed Day
Today retail sales numbers for Feb. came in down 3% while forecasts were of only a drop of 0.5%.
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