Investing Insights From a Tired Traveler

Last week I was traveling through Europe, which included bookending my trip with stops in London for a few days, and I have to say it was an experience filled with crowded airports, long lines at exhibits and attractions as well as tourists plunking down to eat and shop.

Despite what we are hearing about the China economy, travelers from that country were out and about, and spending, as were others from Japan, India and other countries. It would seem the moves to stimulate those economies over the last few months, which have made their currencies cheaper relative to the dollar and pound sterling, have "worked." It's one thing to intellectually argue about the impact on travel, but quite another to face it standing in line after line....557 more words left in this article. To read them, just click below and try Real Money FREE for 14 days.

Read the full story and get access to the Real Money Pro trading floor.

There’s no substitute for a trading floor to get great ideas, so Jim Cramer created a better one at Real Money and blogs there exclusively. We then added legendary hedge fund manager, Doug Kass, with his exclusive Daily Diary and best investing ideas. Staffed with more than 4 dozen investing pros, money managers, journalists and analysts, Real Money Pro gives you a flood of opinions, analysis and actionable trading advice found nowhere else, and allows you to interact directly with each expert.

Already a Subscriber? Please login.

Except as otherwise indicated, quotes are delayed. Quotes delayed at least 20 minutes for all exchanges. Market Data & Company fundamental data provided by FactSet. Earnings and ratings provided by Zacks. Mutual fund data provided by Valueline. ETF data provided by Lipper. Powered and implemented by FactSet Digital Solutions Group.


TheStreet Ratings updates stock ratings daily. However, if no rating change occurs, the data on this page does not update. The data does update after 90 days if no rating change occurs within that time period.

FactSet calculates the Market Cap for the basic symbol to include common shares only. Year-to-date mutual fund returns are calculated on a monthly basis by Value Line and posted mid-month.