With the S&P 500 Index surpassing 4,500 points, it is time to take a look at one of its well-performing sectors, which is Consumer Loans. Performance of the Zacks Consumer Loans industry with a year-to-date return of 48.1% is turning out to be impressive. Over the same time frame, the S&P 500 Index has rallied 21.8%.
The Zacks Consumer Loans industry is a 19-stock group within the broader Zacks Finance sector. The industry currently carries a Zacks Industry Rank #57, which places it in the top 23% of more than 250 Zacks industries.
Most Salvadorans oppose the government's decision to make Bitcoin (CRYPTO: BTC) a legal tender in the country alongside the United States dollar.
What Happened: According to a Reuters report, a poll by the local university Central American University showed that at least 67.9% of 1,281 people disagree or strongly disagree with the use of Bitcoin as a legal tender.
Only over 32% of the survey participant said that they agree with the decision, at least to some extent.
The study was issued just days before El Salvador's Bitcoin adoption becomes....More>>>
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