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20 Times Better Than US Stocks

There is good reason to celebrate as the S&P 500 made another new all-time high Wednesday and is now up 25% on the year. For as impressive as that is, did you know there are other markets doing much better than ours in 2013 such as:

+420% Venezuela

+85% Argentina

+40% Japan

+38% Pakistan

Simply stated, it's wise to get some international diversification. First, because there are some more attractive opportunities abroad. Second, to not have all of your eggs in just one basket.

Most of you know why you should be investing in other world markets. The trick is to know which parts of the globe to focus on. That is why our Chief Equity Strategist, John Blank Ph.D., wrote this timely article:

Clues on Finding the Best International Stock Markets

Plus Other Top Commentaries:

•  eCommerce Stock Update - Nov 2013 (pt 2)

•  Zacks Rank Video: This Week's Aggressive Growth Stocks


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This Week's Value Stock Picks: (PAG) (MHO)- Nov 12, 2013

Value stock strategist, Tracey Ryniec, profiles Penske Automotive Group (PAG) and M/I Homes (MHO).

December Taper or Not?

See how our Zacks Experts feel about the probability of a December Taper, especially in light of the better-than-expected Oct. jobs report.

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