Articles by George Soros

  • Putin Wants To Invade Ukraine Soon Because Of His Falling Health: ReportsPutin Wants To Invade Ukraine Soon Because Of His Falling Health: Reports

    October 27 2014 3:31 PM

    Putin is acting like a wounded angel, feeling for former Soviet states turning into satellites of the rival west.

  • Apple Inc (NASDAQ:AAPL) Stock Not Moving Beyond $550; Tim Cook Remembers Steve Jobs' Birthday on Twitter

    February 26 2014 12:03 PM

    Apple Inc (NASDAQ:AAPL) stocks continue to stay within the $490 and $550 range with analysts saying the company may not be doing so well since the last time it announced its earnings report. Several analysts have predicted that Apple shares will continue to move within a certain range. OCBC Investment Research analysts said that Apple Inc stocks could decline as low as $490 and will not go beyond $550 in for some time in the foreseeable future.

  • Apple Inc (NASDAQ:AAPL) Still Billionaires' Top Favourite StockApple Inc (NASDAQ:AAPL) Still Billionaires' Top Favourite Stock

    February 21 2014 9:11 PM

    Apple Inc (NASDAQ:AAPL) remains a favourite stock among billionaires, according to Fortune which created a chart of top ten holdings by billionaire investors based on iBillionaire data. An iOS application, iBillionaire and Web site, iBilliionaire.me, has transformed into an exchange-traded fund (ETF) that offered investors a 30-stock portfolio chosen to mimic the investment strategies of 21 billionaires including George Soros, Warren Buffet and Carl Icahn.

  • Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) a “STRONG BUY” as Stock Price Up and Higher - Analysts

    September 26 2013 4:35 PM

    Analysts predicted that Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) is a “STRONG BUY” as Stock Price Up and Higher

  • Dutch Prince Johan Friso Passes Away

    August 13 2013 1:40 PM

    Prince Friso dies at 44.

  • Stocks Terrorise the Gold Market

    May 21 2013 9:32 AM

    Bad money drives out good money. That's the short version of Gresham's Law. What it really means is that people interested in self-preservation don't follow trends. When inflation runs amok in financial markets or in the economy, prudent people tend to hoard what's valuable. They spend what's less valuable before it becomes even more devalued (paper money).

  • Australian Dollar Outlook - 13 May 2013

    May 13 2013 11:43 AM

    Bell FX Currency Outlook: The Australian Dollar traded below parity on Friday night for the first time since June, 2012 as the USD moves upward against most major currencies.

  • Why We’re Delighted to See Gold Smacked Down

    April 25 2013 2:59 PM

    If you're in a card game and you look around the table... if you can't figure out who the fool is, he might be you. Then, you get nervous. You start rubbing your hands or scratching your forehead. The other players will see that you've lost your nerve.

  • Australian Stock Market Report – Afternoon 4-15-13

    April 15 2013 5:46 PM

    The price of gold continued to slide over the weekend as fund managers exited their positions on speculation it has run too hard, too fast. Influential American investor George Soros didn't help matters, telling the South China Morning Post that gold is no longer a safe haven for investors. Gold futures are holding at US$1501.40 an ounce, and have fallen by over 5 per cent over the course of the week.

  • Cyprus Bailout 2013: Cyprus Sells Excess Gold to Raise €400M

    April 11 2013 9:42 AM

    Besides seizing deposits from account holders of the Popular Bank of Cyprus, Nicosia will also sell the bulk of its gold holdings as its contribution to the international bailout. The sale, which comes at a time that gold prices are down, aims to raise €400 million.

  • Businessman George Soros Blames Euro Crisis for Turning Gold into an Unsafe Haven

    April 09 2013 9:11 AM

    Businessman George Soros is blaming the euro crisis in 2012 for making gold an unsafe haven for investors. Since October, gold prices had been on a downtrend and last week the yellow metal for June delivery, the most actively traded contract, hit a nine-month low of $1,553.50 a troy ounce on the Comex division of the New York Mercantile Exchange.

  • Manchester United: The Most Expensive Team in the World Valued at $3 Billion

    January 30 2013 12:59 PM

    According to Forbes, Manchester United becomes the first sports team with a value of $3 billion.

  • Big Brains and Bad Ideas

    December 19 2012 1:54 PM

    The question has haunted savants, wives and bartenders throughout the ages. But at least we have a hypothesis.

  • The Best Investment Strategies For A Sideways Market

    July 02 2012 9:30 AM

    The Best Investment Strategies For A Sideways Market

  • On Jelly Donuts and Gold

    June 12 2012 10:58 AM

    Gold is "forever unproductive," says Warren Buffett, CEO of Berkshire Hathaway.

  • George Soros: Less Than Three Months to Save Euro

    June 06 2012 9:50 AM

    Billionaire investor George Soros has warned that European leaders have a "three-month window" to save the euro, or risk the destruction of the eurozone and a "lost decade".

  • Australian Dollar Outlook - 06/04/2012

    June 04 2012 10:31 AM

    Bell FX Currency Outlook: Market sentiment turned negative on Friday as poorer jobs data in the US and weaker Chinese PMI figures moved equity markets lower as the possibility of further stimuli from central banks helped prevent the AUD from falling further.

  • Germany Urged to be 'More Active' in Global Military Affairs

    May 07 2012 9:26 AM

    U.K.'s Defence Secretary Philip Hammond has called on Germany to play a more active role in global military affairs.

  • Gold Buying Reaches All Time High in India

    November 11 2011 5:25 PM

    Despite Asian prices of gold declining on Thursday, Indian investors continue to believe in the psychological stabilizing effect of the yellow metal as gold buying grew 8 per cent to register an all-time high of 81.73 billion rupees, according to the Association of Mutual Funds in India (AMFI).

  • Will Thrifty Chinese Kill the Commodities Boom?

    November 07 2011 6:44 PM

    The Chinese are known for being thrifty in business. They hate high prices. And this temperament may overwhelm the boom in most commodities, as is the case now in the prices of copper and rare earth metals.