Health Care ETFs In Focus As House Votes To Repeal Obamacare

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From Brad Hoppmann: Republicans in the House of Representatives finally cobbled together enough "yes" votes to do what they’ve been promising to do for some seven years … repeal and replace the "Affordable Care Act" (ACA), aka Obamacare.
NYSE:XLV May 5, 2017 7:14am

Healthcare ETFs Weaken Ahead Of Trump’s Obamacare Replacement Plan

From Zacks: Healthcare was the top-performing sector of February and is in the spotlight given President Donald Trump’s healthcare overhaul efforts. Trump promised to reduce federal regulations by 75–80% and streamline the Food & Drug Administration (FDA) approval process.
NYSE:XLV March 7, 2017 12:11pm

Working 60 Hours A Week At 3 Part-Time Jobs And Still Living Paycheck To Paycheck

economyWhat can you do when you are working 60 hours a week at three part-time jobs and it is still not enough?  In America today, many people have taken on more than one job in a desperate attempt to make ends meet, but they still come up short at the end of the month. 
NYSE:DIA May 18, 2016 12:02pm

23 Percent Of Americans In Their Prime Working Years Are Unemployed

jobsDid you know that when you take the number of working age Americans that are officially unemployed (8.2 million) and add that number to the number of working age Americans that are considered to be “not in the labor force” (94.3 million), that gives us a grand total of 102.5 million working age Americans that do not have a job right now? 
NYSE:DIA March 28, 2016 12:50pm

The Average Age Of A Minimum Wage Worker In America Is 36 [Dow Jones Industrial Average 2 Minute, SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust]

jobsDid you know that 89 percent of all minimum wage workers in the United States are not teens?  At this point, the average age of a minimum wage worker in this country is 36, and 56 percent of them are women.  Millions upon millions of Americans
NYSE:DIA May 11, 2015 11:08am

Obamacare = A Death Panel For The U.S. Economy

healthcare1Did you know that some Americans are being hit with health insurance rate increases of more than 500 percent?  Taking advantage of "the stupidity of the American voter", the Democrats succeeded in ramming through
ETF BASIC NEWS November 16, 2014 8:52pm

Government Hammer Falls On Biotechs [Gilead Sciences, Inc., Everyday Health Inc, Castlight Health Inc, IMS Health Holdings Inc]

healthcare etfsMichael Robinson: Now that all the key deadlines for Obamacare have finally taken effect, a lot of tech investors are busy trying to figure out how this will affect their portfolios.
NASDAQ:BIB April 27, 2014 8:06pm

Trouble Ahead For The U.S. Economy?

economyIs the U.S. consumer tapped out?  If so, how in the world will the U.S. economy possibly improve in 2014?  Most Americans know that the U.S. economy is heavily dependent on consumer spending.  If average Americans are not out there spending money,
NYSE:DIA January 2, 2014 12:07pm

Why Obamacare Could Cripple The U.S. Economy

ObamaCareIt is hard to find the words to adequately describe how much of a disaster Obamacare is turning out to be.  The debut of has been probably the worst launch of a major website in history, millions of Americans are having their current
ETF BASIC NEWS October 30, 2013 10:37am

Is Obamacare A Positive For The Healthcare Sector?

ObamaCare: Obamacare is here after the Affordable Care Act was signed into law in March 2010. The Act dictates that all Americans, poor and rich, will need to have some form of insurance coverage.
NASDAQ:PSCH October 7, 2013 2:31pm

Dow Jones Industrial Average: Will The D.C. Standoff Derail The Bulls?

bearbullChris Ciovacco: Never A Dull Moment. You can say a lot of things about working in the money management business, but you cannot include the words dull or boring in your commentary. The markets finally got past the overly anticipated
NASDAQ:QQQ September 24, 2013 10:44am

A Fundamental Shift Is Taking Place In The U.S. Economy

jobsA fundamental shift is taking place in the U.S. economy.  In fact, this transition is rapidly picking up momentum and is in danger of becoming an avalanche.  The percentage of full-time jobs in our economy is steadily declining and the percentage
NYSE:FAZ July 17, 2013 2:12pm

Health Care ETF Doomed As The Reality of Obamacare Gets Closer?

healthcare etfsDavid Zeiler: When the Supreme Court upheld the Obamacare law last year, many pundits set about predicting the winners and losers among healthcare stocks.
NYSE:XLV April 23, 2013 2:17pm

75 Reasons The Economy Is Headed In The Wrong Direction

Michael Snyder: What a year 2012 has been!  The mainstream media continues to tell us what a "great job" the Obama administration and the Federal Reserve are doing of managing the economy, but meanwhile things just continue to get even worse for the poor and the middle class.
NYSE:FAZ December 20, 2012 11:17pm

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