The Chosen Stocks Rally

Chen, Joanna
March 2009
Newsweek;3/23/2009, Vol. 153 Issue 12, p9
The article discusses the stable performance of Israeli stocks in the U.S. stock market and the Israeli stock market despite the global economic crisis and political unrest in Israel. This performance is attributed to the fact that Israel's stocks tend to be in the high-tech and medical sectors and that Israel has a conservative financial system.


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