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Stocks And Bitcoin Are Massive Bubbles, Long-time Bear David Rosenberg Warns

Long-time market bear David Rosenberg is warning investors the stock market and bitcoin are massive bubbles. The economist and strategist cites crowded trades amid a struggling economic backdrop for his concerns. “Based on our [stock market] valuation work, we are anywhere from 20% to 30% overvalued based on a whole bunch of different metrics,” the Rosenberg Research president told CNBC’s […]

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Nobel Laureate Paul Krugman Predicts A Swift, Sustained Economic Recovery Once Vaccines Are Rolled Out

Nobel laureate Paul Krugman predicts the US economy will enjoy a strong, sustained recovery once the pandemic threat recedes. Krugman, who won the Nobel Prize for economics in 2008, warned in a recent New York Times column that the next few months “will be hell in terms of politics, epidemiology, and economics.” However, he expects the economic rebound to be “much faster […]

SPORTS

India vs Australia: 3 Changes Team India Could Make

The Indian cricket team gave a perfect bye-bye to 2020 as they beat the Australian team in the 2nd test match. This win by team India got a lot of attention from cricket fans and cricket experts. Because no one was expecting team Indian to deliver a stunning performance after being all out for 36 runs in the second inning […]

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Editor-at-large Blasts Windies Cricket Setup

THOSE who wish to dream can do so. If by any stroke of a miracle the West Indies (seems more like Worst Indies now) win a match or matches on their tour of Bangladesh later this month, that would likely be because the hosts want them to. The squads for Bangladesh are horrendously weak, and to add further insult to […]

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Blackwood Now The Top Ranked Windies Batter

Jermaine Blackwood, the 29-year-old Jamaica and Windies aggressive lower-middle order batsman, has turned up the heat in his cricketing career in 2020. He made his Test cricket debut for the West Indies against New Zealand in June 2014 and had faltered along the way, but 2020 had been a productive year for the former Holmwood Technical High school Headley Cup […]

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Windies Cricket: The Sri Lankans Are Coming!

The West Indies is set to host Sri Lanka in February in a series that include two test matches, three ODIs, and three T20 Internationals. According to press reports, Cricket West Indies and Sri Lanka Cricket authorities have agreed to the tour. The Sri Lankans will arrive in the Caribbean after they wrap up a 2-test series at home against […]

BUSINESS

There’s Is No Coin Like Bitcoin — It Bubbleth Over

Bitcoin has passed $30,000 in value for the first time, continuing a recent sharp rise and bettering its heady days of 2017 $20,000 high. The virtual cryptocurrency max out at the close of the week at $30,823.30. Bitcoin has had a rollicking year with more and more investors showing interest in the crypto. Some financial analysts are betting that the […]

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CWI Sympathetic To Players Fears In ‘Unprecedented Times’ — CEO

CWI chief executive, Johnny Grave KINGSTON, Jamaica (CMC) — Cricket West Indies (CWI) says it has no hard feelings towards players who have declined selection for the tour of Bangladesh, saying the COVID-19 pandemic had resulted in “unprecedented times and unprecedented conditions”, under which to play cricket. Chief executive officer, Johnny Grave, said CWI had made it clear to players […]

Jamaica

Jamaica Maintains Strong Standard and Poor’s Global Ratings

Standard and poor’s Global Ratings has affirmed the Government of Jamaica’s Long-Term Foreign and Local-Currency Issuer Default Rating (IDR) at ‘B+’ with the outlook remaining negative. The agency considered the country’s economic and financial realities arising from the COVID-19 pandemic and the actions undertaken by the Government of Jamaica (GOJ) to mitigate the economic vagaries. The onset of the pandemic […]