Shanghai: SSE Composite Index (.SSEC) might get a whole lot worse

Shanghai: SSE Composite Index (.SSEC) might get a whole lot worse

Shanghai: SSE Composite Index (.SSEC) might get a whole lot worse Perhaps the biggest financial market story in 2018 so far is the colossal fall from grace of the Chinese stock market, which has witnessed losses in excess of 30% since the start of the year. The fall, which has seen the benchmark Shanghai Composite […]

China’s Growth Slows, Investors Seeking Reassurances 

China’s Growth Slows, Investors Seeking Reassurances 

China’s Growth Slows, Investors Seeking Reassurances Friday, China reported economic growth sank to a post-global crisis low as finance officials launched a media blitz to shore up confidence in its fall stock market. Growth in the Quarter that ended in September slipped to 6.5% over a year earlier from the prior Quarter’s 6.7%, official data […]

Box Office: ‘Halloween’ Scares Up  $77.5-M to Top the List

Box Office: ‘Halloween’ Scares Up  $77.5-M to Top the List

Box Office: ‘Halloween’ Scares Up  $77.5-M to Top the List $CMCSA, $TWX, $SNE, $FOX, $AMZN Halloween marks the 2nd-best debut of all time for an R-rated horror film, as well as the 2nd biggest ever for the month of October. Trick or Treat took on a new meaning at the weekend box office, where Blumhouse […]

F1: Ferrari’s (NYSE:RACE) Vettel Was Very Fast In Qualifying Saturday

F1: Ferrari’s (NYSE:RACE) Vettel Was Very Fast In Qualifying Saturday

F1: Ferrari’s (NYSE:RACE) Vettel Was Very Fast In Qualifying Saturday $RACE Sebastian Vettel was pleased with Ferrari’s pace in qualifying for the United States Grand Prix as both cars got within 0.1s of Pole position. Lewis Hamilton will start from Pole for the 3nd time running in Austin Sunday, he only edged out Mr. Vettel […]

F1: US Grand Prix, Hamilton Takes the Pole Ahead of Ferrari’s Sebastian Vettel

F1: US Grand Prix, Hamilton Takes the Pole Ahead of Ferrari’s Sebastian Vettel

F1: US Grand Prix, Hamilton Takes the Pole Ahead of Ferrari’s Sebastian Vettel $RACE Lewis Hamilton has claimed the Pole and is on the brink of earning his 5th drivers’ world championship Sunday at the Formula One United States Grand Prix. The reigning champion can wrap up the 2018 title in Austin, Texas, if he wins and Ferrari’s […]

Vintage Ferrari’s (NYSE:RACE) Are the Most Expensive in the World

Vintage Ferrari’s (NYSE:RACE) Are the Most Expensive in the World

Vintage Ferrari’s (NYSE:RACE) Are the Most Expensive in the World $RACE, $BID Just 4 months after a 1962 Ferrari 250 GTO sold for $48-M at an RM Sotheby’s (NYSE:BID) auction in Monterey, the highest price ever paid for a car at auction, another race car from the Ferrari history books may set a new Southern […]

F1: Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) US Grand Prix Practice Results

F1: Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) US Grand Prix Practice Results

F1: Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) US Grand Prix Practice Results $RACE Lewis Hamilton may well be on course for his 5th F1 world championship in Sunday’s 2018 United States Grand Prix after finishing Friday’s FP1 in the wet 1.3 secs faster than any other driver with a lap in 1 min, 47.502 secs. The drenched Texas track meant […]

National Mandate for a Big GOP Victory in November, Brings Overseas Investors to US

National Mandate for a Big GOP Victory in November, Brings Overseas Investors to US

National Mandate for a Big GOP Victory in November, Brings Overseas Investors to US $DIA, $SPY, $QQQ, $RUTX, $VXX The 2018 midterm elections only 17 days away, + the political and earnings seasons are in full swing with the S&P 500 numbers coming in higher that expected with 20% of the member reported. The Big […]

The Street’s Key Stock Analysts Research Reports

The Street’s Key Stock Analysts Research Reports

The Street’s Key Stock Analysts Research Reports $GOOGL, $FEYE, $FLR, $GLNG, $NKE, $BJ, $CMI, $MIME Daily HeffX-LTN reviews dozens of  the Street’s Key analysts research reports to ID new trading and investing ideas for HeffX-LTN readers. Some reports cover stocks to buy, and others cover stocks to sell or avoid. Below is a list of the Street’s Key analysts outlook for main issues for Friday, as […]

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) poised for a 20% gain over the next 12 months

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) poised for a 20% gain over the next 12 months

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) poised for a 20% gain over the next 12 months News made the rounds yesterday that the state treasurers of Rhode Island, Illinois, and Pennsylvania had teamed up with the comptroller of New York City to side with a proposal filed back in June by Trillium Asset Management requesting that the firm […]

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) finding traction again

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) finding traction again

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) finding traction again The buzz surrounding the new Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) iPhone XR is palpable. The company will begin taking orders for them this week, and begin shipping them next week. Apple stock, which had been weighed down by marketwide selling earlier this month, is finding traction again. At least one analyst believes […]

NASDAQ Composite (.IXIC) worries about the U.S.-China trade war

NASDAQ Composite (.IXIC) worries about the U.S.-China trade war

NASDAQ Composite (.IXIC) worries about the U.S.-China trade war Stocks fell sharply on Thursday, adding to already steep losses for the month of October. The Dow Jones Industrial Average dropped 327.23 points to 25,379.45, led by declines in Caterpillar. The S&P 500 fell 1.4 percent to 2,768.78 as the consumer discretionary and tech sectors lagged. […]

Alibaba Group Holding Limited (NYSE:BABA) Target $210

Alibaba Group Holding Limited (NYSE:BABA) Target $210

Alibaba Group Holding Limited (NYSE:BABA) Target $210 Alibaba (BABA) is due to release its quarterly results on Friday, November 2. This is an event that is sure to be closely watched by traders around the world as they try to decipher whether or not Chinese stocks will continue to decline as trade tension between Washington […]

Tesla, Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA) selling a new lower-priced version of its Model 3 vehicles

Tesla, Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA) selling a new lower-priced version of its Model 3 vehicles

Tesla, Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA) selling a new lower-priced version of its Model 3 vehicles Tesla CEO Elon Musk announced on Twitter that a new variant of the company’s Model 3 electric sedan is going on sale today. He wrote, “Costs $35k after federal & state tax rebates in California, but true cost of ownership is closer […]

Dow Jones Industrial Average (.DJI) communication-services stocks tank

Dow Jones Industrial Average (.DJI) communication-services stocks tank

Dow Jones Industrial Average (.DJI) communication-services stocks tank  The Dow Jones Industrial Average on Thursday fell to sessions lows, with technology and communication-services shares leading losses for the broader market. The Dow DJIA, -1.27% most recently was down 365 points, or 1.4%, at 25,351, while the technology-laden Nasdaq Composite Index COMP, -2.06% was taking it […]

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) steady revenue stream and strong overseas growth

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) steady revenue stream and strong overseas growth

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) steady revenue stream and strong overseas growth  Of all the tech giants that have revolutionized life in the 21st century, Alphabet (NASDAQ:GOOG, NASDAQ:GOOGL) may be the most pervasive. But for all the attention—and sometimes controversy—it attracts, there are still some aspects of the company that are underrated and may have caused GOOG […]

Gold Higher, USD Higher, Stocks Lower + Commodities

Gold Higher, USD Higher, Stocks Lower + Commodities

Gold Higher, USD Higher, Stocks Lower + Commodities $GLD, $SLV, $USD, $USO, $OIL, $SOY, $CORN, $WEAT Gold strengthens on risk-off trade China’s growth slows US Dollar (.DXY) Index up on the week Crude Oil futures fall again on supply/demand issues In Asia Gold prices are higher Friday as Asian shares fell on renewed political and economic concerns including China’s weak […]

F1: Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Ready to Challenge the Odds This Weekend at COTA

F1: Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Ready to Challenge the Odds This Weekend at COTA

F1: Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Ready to Challenge the Odds This Weekend at COTA $RACE Ferrari’s (NYSE:RACE) F1 Team is ready to “challenge the impossible” with Lewis Hamilton on the brink of a 5th F1 title at this weekend’s United States Grand Prix. Mr. Hamilton has won 6 of the last 7 races to open up a […]

US Stocks Test on Fed Rates and Global Growth Concerns

US Stocks Test on Fed Rates and Global Growth Concerns

US Stocks Test on Fed Rates and Global Growth Concerns $DIA, $SPY, $QQQ, $RUTX, $VXX The S&P 500 index closed just above its 200-Day MA, a Key indicator of long-term price trends. US stocks opened lower as Chinese stocks fell overnight, sparking concerns about the impact of trade tensions on China’s economy. Plus, concerns mounted […]

Shanghai: SSE Composite Index (.SSEC) heavy selling in the energy sector

Shanghai: SSE Composite Index (.SSEC) heavy selling in the energy sector

Shanghai: SSE Composite Index (.SSEC) heavy selling in the energy sector Chinese stocks fell sharply on Thursday as heavy selling in the energy sector and worries about the levels of borrowing in the stock market added to broader concerns over growth and the global sell-off in equities. The Shanghai Composite index closed down 2.9 percent at […]

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) Poised to Open Down

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) Poised to Open Down

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) Poised to Open Down Singapore stocks opened weaker on Thursday (Oct 18) with the Straits Times Index retreating 0.18 per cent or 5.45 points to 3,065.65 as at 9.02am after overnight declines in US markets. Losers outnumbered gainers 60 to 37, or about 13 securities down for every eight up, after […]

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) little changed even amid declines elsewhere in the region

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) little changed even amid declines elsewhere in the region

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) little changed even amid declines elsewhere in the region After Wednesday’s holiday and strong regional gains, Hong Kong stocks were little changed even amid declines elsewhere in the region. The Hang Seng Index HSI, -0.03% was about flat. The energy sector declined following Wednesday’s crude-price slide. Oil giant CNOOC […]

The Street’s Key Stock Analysts Research Reports

The Street’s Key Stock Analysts Research Reports

The Street’s Key Stock Analysts Research Reports $AAL, $BIO, $CMA, $CREE, $DAL, $GS, $IBM, $NTAP Daily HeffX-LTN reviews dozens of  the Street’s Key analysts research reports to ID new trading and investing ideas for HeffX-LTN readers. Some reports cover stocks to buy, and others cover stocks to sell or avoid. Below is a list of the Street’s Key analysts outlook for main issues for Thursday, as […]

Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA): The Drama of Elon Musk Continues

Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA): The Drama of Elon Musk Continues

Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA): The Drama of Elon Musk Continues $TSLA Wall Street Bankers are set to pounce on Tesla as debt payments loom Over $1-B in coming debt payments are putting a huge amount of pressure on Tesla’s Q-3 results Goth performer Grimes and Elon Musk have been spotted together for the 1st time since the […]

Dow Jones Industrial Average (.DJI) underlying technicals to watch for the major U.S. averages

Dow Jones Industrial Average (.DJI) underlying technicals to watch for the major U.S. averages

Dow Jones Industrial Average (.DJI) underlying technicals to watch for the major U.S. averages Economic numbers came in where expected, however, we had a jump in the JOLTS number to over 7 million.  This sent signs that the economy is still growing and strong. You would expect this to push rates higher, but the 10YR […]

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) Upside Potential

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) Upside Potential

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) Upside Potential How an improved Instragam could be Facebook’s savior. “Facebook doesn’t offer up a great deal of detail about where its revenue comes from,” Brumley wrote Oct. 15. “KeyBanc Capital Markets analyst Andy Hargreaves offered up some estimates, however, and believes roughly 15%, or $2 billion of the previous quarter’s $13 […]

Tesla, Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA) Elon Musk bumping up his investment

Tesla, Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA) Elon Musk bumping up his investment

Tesla, Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA) Elon Musk bumping up his investment Elon Musk is bumping up his investment in Tesla, informing the company he plans to buy another $20 million worth of the automaker’s stock in the next open trading window. The Wednesday morning announcement was added to a filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission detailing […]

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) dropping restrictions it imposed on Android-device-makers

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) dropping restrictions it imposed on Android-device-makers

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) dropping restrictions it imposed on Android-device-makers Google is dropping restrictions it imposed on Android-device-makers, following a clash with the EU. It is ending a ban on manufacturers having a line-up that includes tablets and phones powered by alternative versions of the operating system to its own as well as ones that feature […]

NASDAQ Composite (.IXIC) Fed’s rhetoric that they will continue to gradually raise interest rates

NASDAQ Composite (.IXIC) Fed’s rhetoric that they will continue to gradually raise interest rates

NASDAQ Composite (.IXIC) Fed’s rhetoric that they will continue to gradually raise interest rates Stocks extended losses when oil prices fell further, but the S&P 500 shifted in and out of losses after the Fed minutes and ended down less than a point. “This is consistent with the Fed’s rhetoric that they will continue to gradually raise […]

Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) Morgan Stanley is bullish

Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) Morgan Stanley is bullish

Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) Morgan Stanley is bullish Morgan Stanley analyst Brian Nowak reaffirmed his bullish stance on Amazon, noting advancements by the internet retailing juggernaut in robotics will offset higher wage costs down the road. Nowak also said Amazon will report better-than-expected earnings next week. “In all, we estimate the wage increases will increase operating expenses […]

Trade Wars and the Fed Dampen Mood in Asia

Trade Wars and the Fed Dampen Mood in Asia

The trade spat between the world’s two largest economies — China and the United States — is imperiling the entire Asia-Pacific, regional finance ministers have warned. In a statement, finance ministers meeting in Port Moresby said risks to the global economy had increased thanks to “heightened trade and geopolitical tensions”, a veiled reference to the […]

Gold Ranged, USD Firms + Commodities

Gold Ranged, USD Firms + Commodities

Gold Ranged, USD Firms + Commodities $GLD, $SLV, $USD, $USO, $OIL, $SOY, $CORN, $WEAT Gold steady in narrow range Fed mins signal more rate hikes ahead US Dollar (.DXY) Index rises to 1-wk high Crude Oil futures fall for 1st session in 4 In Asia Gold prices held steady in a narrow range Thursday as Asian shares eased, […]

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE): Custom Coachbuilder Ares Revives ’80’s Classic 400i

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE): Custom Coachbuilder Ares Revives ’80’s Classic 400i

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE): Custom Coachbuilder Ares Revives ’80’s Classic 400i $RACE The Ferrari 400i, 412 and 365 GT 2+2 models were never the sexiest Ferraris, and not many were sold making them very rare today. That coupled with their design that typifies the 1980’s era, the cars are now highly sought after in the collector car […]

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) rebound on Wall Street likely to provide a lift to local sentiment today

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) rebound on Wall Street likely to provide a lift to local sentiment today

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) rebound on Wall Street likely to provide a lift to local sentiment today Wall Street’s rebound could fuel gains today. The Straits Times Index ended 11.66 or 0.38% points lower at 3,041.31. The top active stocks were DBS, which dipped 0.24%, OCBC, which slipped 0.08%, UOB, which rose 0.15%, Singtel, which […]

Australia: S&P/ASX 200 (.AXJO) best performance in four months

Australia: S&P/ASX 200 (.AXJO) best performance in four months

Australia: S&P/ASX 200 (.AXJO) best performance in four months Australian shares recorded their best performance in four months on Wednesday as they extended their gains from the previous session. The S&P/ASX 200 Index closed 69.2 points, or 1.2 per cent, higher at 5939.1, following on from a strong session on Wall Street on Tuesday. Australian […]

Shanghai: SSE Composite Index (.SSEC) trading 50% below its bubble high of 2015

Shanghai: SSE Composite Index (.SSEC) trading 50% below its bubble high of 2015

Shanghai: SSE Composite Index (.SSEC) trading 50% below its bubble high of 2015 The Chinese stock market has lost $3 trillion in the last six months since the beginning of the trade war with the US. The Shanghai Composite Index, the country’s benchmark stock index is trading now 50% below its bubble high of 2015. […]

The Street’s Key Stock Analysts Research Reports

The Street’s Key Stock Analysts Research Reports

The Street’s Key Stock Analysts Research Reports $ADBE, $BAC, $BSX, $FB, $HRS, $LVS, $PM, $SKY, $TLRY Daily HeffX-LTN reviews dozens of  the Street’s Key analysts research reports to ID new trading and investing ideas for HeffX-LTN readers. Some reports cover stocks to buy, and others cover stocks to sell or avoid. Below is a list of the Street’s Key analysts outlook for main issues for Wednesday, […]

Tesla’s (NASDAQ:TSLA) $1-B+ Debt Payments Loom, Wall Street Bankers Ready to Pounce

Tesla’s (NASDAQ:TSLA) $1-B+ Debt Payments Loom, Wall Street Bankers Ready to Pounce

Tesla’s (NASDAQ:TSLA) $1-B+ Debt Payments Loom, Wall Street Bankers Ready to Pounce $TSLA The fledgling niche EV maker has over $1-B in debt that will come due between November and March Bankers are coming to Tesla with financing ideas as debt payments loom, but Tesla officials have indicated that the automaker does not feel the pressure to […]

Tesla, Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA) It is time to create a mecha?

Tesla, Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA) It is time to create a mecha?

Tesla, Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA) It is time to create a mecha? For Tesla (ticker: TSLA) investors, at least, it seems to be. Shares of Elon Musk’s company were ahead more than 6.5% in Tuesday trading following news that should bookend the era of Musk’s now-legendary “going private” tweet. A federal judge approved settlements of securities-fraud litigation […]

Alibaba Group Holding Limited (NYSE:BABA) sharpening its data-sharing feature

Alibaba Group Holding Limited (NYSE:BABA) sharpening its data-sharing feature

Alibaba Group Holding Limited (NYSE:BABA) sharpening its data-sharing feature China’s homegrown e-commerce king is getting ahead of that question. Alibaba actually offers its data to the companies that sell on its platform, so they can tweak their products to better entice Chinese shoppers. Show less Driving the news: Alibaba is sharpening its data-sharing feature, which it offers to […]

Twitter, Inc. (NYSE:TWTR) gaining attention from Active Investors

Twitter, Inc. (NYSE:TWTR) gaining attention from Active Investors

Twitter, Inc. (NYSE:TWTR) gaining attention from Active Investors Twitter (TWTR) stock gained attention from Active Investors. Active investors purchase investments and continuously monitor their activity in order to exploit profitable conditions. Active investing is highly involved. Unlike passive investors, who invest in a stock when they believe in its potential for long-term appreciation, active investors […]

NASDAQ Composite (.IXIC) reason to feel better about their rebounds

NASDAQ Composite (.IXIC) reason to feel better about their rebounds

NASDAQ Composite (.IXIC) reason to feel better about their rebounds The major indexes extended gains Tuesday afternoon in a broad advance, and the Nasdaq composite and S&P 500 today have a reason to feel better about their rebounds. Indexes gapped up at the open and have trended higher all day, a good sign after the […]

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) iPhone sales and earnings per share are important

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) iPhone sales and earnings per share are important

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) iPhone sales and earnings per share are important Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) earnings are coming up — and lots of investors will be watching. Scheduled for Nov. 1, the earnings release will give investors a better idea of how sustainable the company’s reinvigorated growth rates are. Both Apple’s revenue and earnings-per-share growth rates have […]

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) time to buy?

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) time to buy?

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) time to buy? Every day, Wall Street analysts upgrade some stocks, downgrade others, and “initiate coverage” on a few more. But do these analysts even know what they’re talking about? Today, we’re taking one high-profile Wall Street pick and putting it under the microscope… Decelerating revenue growth, shrinking margins, and surging expenses: […]

Gold Edged Down, USD Edged Up + Commodities

Gold Edged Down, USD Edged Up + Commodities

Gold Edged Down, USD Edged Up + Commodities $GLD, $SLV, $USD, $USO, $OIL, $SOY, $CORN, $WEAT Gold stays near 2.5 month high as risk aversion lends support In Asia Gold prices edged lower early Wednesday as stocks gained and USD firmed on fading risk-averse sentiment, with the market awaiting mins from the Fed’s FOMC latest policy meeting […]

Boom Time for Netflix

Boom Time for Netflix

Netflix reported Tuesday a strong jump in profits and better-than-expected growth in users in the past quarter, sparking a rally in shares of the streaming television market leader. Netflix said it gained almost seven million new users worldwide, to bring its total membership to more than 137 million. Profit in the quarter more than tripled […]

USA Traditional TV is Dead

USA Traditional TV is Dead

They once produced must-see television shows like “Seinfeld,” “ER” and “Friends” but America’s broadcast networks are facing a major crisis, as more and more viewers cut the cord in search of innovative content elsewhere. Some are even wondering if there is a future for scripted television at ABC, CBS, NBC and Fox, which were roundly […]

Expect Some Trade Wars to End

Expect Some Trade Wars to End

US officials announced Tuesday negotiations for separate trade agreements with Britain, the European Union and Japan as part of efforts by President Donald Trump’s administration to rebalance global commerce. US Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer said the administration notified Congress of its intent to negotiate the three separate trade agreements. “We are committed to concluding these […]

China Feels America’s Wrath

China Feels America’s Wrath

China’s growth downshifted in the third quarter as investment slowed and the widening trade conflict with the United States weighed on sentiment, according to analysts surveyed by AFP. The world’s second largest economy expanded by 6.5 percent in the July to September period, the poll of 12 economists found ahead of the official release of […]

Get Ready for a Marijuana Explosion

Get Ready for a Marijuana Explosion

When Canada legalizes recreational pot Wednesday, market watchers predict the birth of a new industry — creating thousands of jobs, investor euphoria, a new tax source for governments and maybe even tourism. Hundreds of licensed growers have sprouted in anticipation of the end of pot prohibition, attracting major investment. In just the past year, the […]

Asia Follows Wall Street Higher

Asia Follows Wall Street Higher

Asian markets staged a much-needed rally Wednesday as investors tracked Wall Street’s best performance in more than six months thanks to a healthy round of earnings reports. Bargain-buyers took advantage of the strong readings from some of the world’s top firms to step back into the mix, with a dip in US Treasury yields and […]

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Raised to the Top of Bank of America Merrill Lynch Buy List

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Raised to the Top of Bank of America Merrill Lynch Buy List

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Raised to the Top of Bank of America Merrill Lynch Buy List $RACE Italy’s Iconic Ferrari Raised to Bank of America’s US1 Top List Tuesday Rates RACE buy, price target at 150 share “We continue to believe that Ferrari is an iconic asset, with strong growth prospects, which makes it a very attractively […]

Expect Strong Earnings, Forward Expectations to Drive Markets to Record Highs

Expect Strong Earnings, Forward Expectations to Drive Markets to Record Highs

Expect Strong Earnings, Forward Expectations to Drive Markets to Record Highs $DIA, $SPY, $QQQ, $RUTX Wall Street’s longest Bull market rally is alive and well after last weeks healthy pull back and will continue to run North into the record territory. Last week’s pull back action is not indicative of any fundamental changes in the […]

Shanghai: SSE Composite Index (.SSEC) downward trend from last week on Wall Street

Shanghai: SSE Composite Index (.SSEC) downward trend from last week on Wall Street

Shanghai: SSE Composite Index (.SSEC) downward trend from last week on Wall Street Stocks in Asia were mixed on Tuesday, as Wall Street slipped overnight and amid geopolitical tensions between Saudi Arabia and the international community. The Greater China markets lost their earlier gains to land in negative territory. Hong Kong’s Hang Seng index slipped […]

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) Investors remain mostly on the sidelines as uncertainty looms

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) Investors remain mostly on the sidelines as uncertainty looms

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) Investors remain mostly on the sidelines as uncertainty looms Singapore stocks opened stronger on Tuesday (Oct 16), with the Straits Times Index increasing 0.38 per cent or 11.63 points to 3,057.60 as at 9.02am. Gainers outnumbered losers 60 to 37, or about 13 securities up for every eight down, after 26.8 […]

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) economic worries cap gains

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) economic worries cap gains

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) economic worries cap gains Stocks in Hong Kong ended higher on Tuesday, gaining a footing after recent losses, although data showing cooling factory-gate inflation in China for a third straight month in September and a warning from S&P on government debt curbed further gains. *The Hang Seng index ended […]

The Street’s Key Stock Analysts Research Reports

The Street’s Key Stock Analysts Research Reports

The Street’s Key Stock Analysts Research Reports $ARCX, $ATVI, $AEO, $ARRS, $CLF, $DLPH, $LULU, $MRO, $MCD, $NFLX, $RL Daily HeffX-LTN reviews dozens of  the Street’s Key analysts research reports to ID new trading and investing ideas for HeffX-LTN readers. Some reports cover stocks to buy, and others cover stocks to sell or avoid. Below is a list of the Street’s Key analysts outlook for main issues […]

Tesla’s (NASDAQ:TSLA) CEO Elon Musk Taking ‘Refuge’ in Tequila

Tesla’s (NASDAQ:TSLA) CEO Elon Musk Taking ‘Refuge’ in Tequila

Tesla’s (NASDAQ:TSLA) CEO Elon Musk Taking ‘Refuge’ in Tequila $RACE Tesla’s (NASDAQ:TSLA) Musk Controlled Board Needs More Manufacturing Expertise Elon Musk, 47 anni, is smart, maybe brilliant and larger than life for many of his cultish followers.  And like outstanding entrepreneurs before him, there comes a time when breaking all the rules has adverse effects. For him […]

Twitter, Inc. (NYSE:TWTR) to Announce Third Quarter 2018 Results

Twitter, Inc. (NYSE:TWTR) to Announce Third Quarter 2018 Results

Twitter, Inc. (NYSE:TWTR) to Announce Third Quarter 2018 Results As previously announced, Twitter, Inc. (NYSE: TWTR) will release financial results for the third quarter of 2018 on October 25, 2018, before the market open at approximately 4:00 a.m. Pacific Time (7:00 a.m. Eastern Time). On the same day, Twitter will host a conference call to […]

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) Here Comes the Ads

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) Here Comes the Ads

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) Here Comes the Ads If it seems like there are a few more Instagram stories of late, you’re not imagining things. There are. Chief among them is the replacement of the company’s now-former CEO Kevin Systrom with Facebook insider Adam Mosseri, though the exit of Instagram co-founder Mike Krieger is just as […]

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) Only a few places will stock the Pixel 3

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) Only a few places will stock the Pixel 3

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) Only a few places will stock the Pixel 3 The Google Pixel 3 and 3 XL can be preordered right now, and will be available to the general public starting on Thursday, October 18th. As far as where you’ll be able to get Google’s 2018 flagship smartphone on launch day, availability is […]

NASDAQ Composite (.IXIC) declines in the technology sector

NASDAQ Composite (.IXIC) declines in the technology sector

NASDAQ Composite (.IXIC) declines in the technology sector US stock indexes are on track for modest gains Monday as increases for industrial and high-dividend companies make up for declines in the technology sector. Defense contractors L3 and Harris are sharply higher after announcing a deal to combine. Bank of America is sinking after reporting weak […]

Tesla, Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA) accelerating their Gigafactory 3 construction timeline

Tesla, Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA) accelerating their Gigafactory 3 construction timeline

Tesla, Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA) accelerating their Gigafactory 3 construction timeline On Tuesday, Tesla (TSLA) released their third-quarter production numbers, and that is what most people have been focused on. However, one small detail seems to have evaded the scope of many people, a detail that may even be more important than delivery and production numbers. Tesla […]

Alibaba Group Holding Limited (NYSE:BABA) caught in the crossfire of escalating trade tariffs

Alibaba Group Holding Limited (NYSE:BABA) caught in the crossfire of escalating trade tariffs

Alibaba Group Holding Limited (NYSE:BABA) caught in the crossfire of escalating trade tariffs Alibaba (BABA) has been caught in the crossfire of escalating trade tariffs and ramping up of rhetoric from administrations in both the U.S. and China. I warned regarding the possibility of this situation in my article on 13th November 2016: ‘China Wall’ […]

Dow Jones Industrial Average (.DJI) worst weekly losses since March

Dow Jones Industrial Average (.DJI) worst weekly losses since March

Dow Jones Industrial Average (.DJI) worst weekly losses since March U.S. stock benchmarks fell at the start of trade on Monday, resuming a retreat for the major benchmarks that resulted in the worst weekly losses since March. The decline for stocks come after an iconic retailer announced that it was filing from protection from creditors […]

Gold Holding at 12 Wk Highs+ Commodities

Gold Holding at 12 Wk Highs+ Commodities

Gold Holding at 12 Wk Highs+ Commodities $GLD, $SLV, $USD, $USO, $OIL, $SOY, $CORN, $WEAT Gold stays near 2.5 month high as risk aversion lends support In Asia Gold prices held steady Tuesday near last session’s 2.5 -month high as risk-averse investors sought refuge in the precious Yellow metal amid rising political tensions and economic uncertainty. […]

Asian Markets Rally

Asian Markets Rally

Asian shares drifted marginally higher on Tuesday following another volatile session on Wall Street but a perfect storm of risks hovering over the global economy curbed investors’ enthusiasm. Hong Kong’s benchmark Hang Seng market led the gains, rising by half a percentage point, while equities in Japan scraped into positive territory after suffering stiff losses […]

Shanghai: SSE Composite Index (.SSEC) weakening domestic demand

Shanghai: SSE Composite Index (.SSEC) weakening domestic demand

Shanghai: SSE Composite Index (.SSEC) weakening domestic demand Supportive words from China’s securities regulator failed to slow the $3 trillion rout in the the nation’s stock market, as evidence of weakening domestic demand added to concern about the trade war with the U.S. The Shanghai Composite Index fell 1.5 percent to its lowest close since […]

Euro: USD/EUR (EUR=X) pullback unlikely to last

Euro: USD/EUR (EUR=X) pullback unlikely to last

Euro: USD/EUR (EUR=X) pullback unlikely to last Friday saw EUR/USD attempt to reverse some of its recent gains, with the break through $1.1549 and $1.1594 providing a bullish reversal signal. We do not know the size of this current retracement, yet unless we reverse the whole of last week’s rally and break below $1.1432, then this current […]

F1: Ferrari’s (NYSE:RACE) Vettel “Very much like Schumacher”

F1: Ferrari’s (NYSE:RACE) Vettel “Very much like Schumacher”

F1: Ferrari’s (NYSE:RACE) Vettel “Very much like Schumacher” $RACE Ferrari F1 Team boss, Maurizio Arrivabene, has stated that the Scuderia’s 2 legendary German recruits, Michael Schumacher and Sebastian Vettel, are very similar to each other. He also made a great prediction about the latter: “I think he [Vettel] is similar to Schumacher: he is German, but very Italian inside and destined […]

Australia: S&P/ASX 200 (.AXJO) downward pressure remained for all sectors

Australia: S&P/ASX 200 (.AXJO) downward pressure remained for all sectors

Australia: S&P/ASX 200 (.AXJO) downward pressure remained for all sectors Investor nerves are still rattled after the worst weekly loss on the Australian sharemarket since January 2016 last week with the ASX 200 stumbling again on Monday. The index is down another 88 points or 1.5% to 5807 and accelerating towards lunch despite a strong […]

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) caution ahead of earnings season

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) caution ahead of earnings season

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) caution ahead of earnings season Singapore stocks opened weaker on Monday (Oct 15), with the Straits Times Index moving down 0.27 per cent or 8.22 points to 3,060.95 as at 9.02am. Losers outnumbered gainers 74 to 47, or about 11 securities down for every seven up, after 64.3 million securities worth […]

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) worries the Trump Administration was stepping up its hardline approach

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) worries the Trump Administration was stepping up its hardline approach

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) worries the Trump Administration was stepping up its hardline approach Stocks listed in Hong Kong and China dropped on Monday, on worries the Trump Administration was stepping up its hardline approach to Beijing, which in turn sent markets lower across Asia. In Hong Kong, the benchmark Hang Seng Index […]

The Street’s Key Stock Analysts Research Reports

The Street’s Key Stock Analysts Research Reports

The Street’s Key Stock Analysts Research Reports $BABA, $ANTM, $CARB, $FIT, $MMM, $MSFT, $NFLX, $SQ Daily HeffX-LTN reviews dozens of  the Street’s Key analysts research reports to ID new trading and investing ideas for HeffX-LTN readers. Some reports cover stocks to buy, and others cover stocks to sell or avoid. Below is a list of the Street’s Key analysts outlook for main issues for Monday, as […]

Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) Needs $1-B+ in Cash in the Next 6 Months

Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) Needs $1-B+ in Cash in the Next 6 Months

Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) Needs $1-B+ in Cash in the Next 6 Months $TSLA Wall Street is asking: “where it it going to come from?” By the end of Y 2018 Tesla needs to come up with about $1-B to give to creditors, it does not have it. So, forget the libel lawsuits and the Twitter wars, the […]

Domino’s Pizza, Inc. (NYSE:DPZ) revenue to jumped 24%

Domino’s Pizza, Inc. (NYSE:DPZ) revenue to jumped 24%

Domino’s Pizza, Inc. (NYSE:DPZ) revenue to jumped 24% Domino’s posts its results on Tuesday morning, and investors have high hopes for the delivery giant’s latest operating trends. Its last quarterly report hit all the right notes, with sales expanding by a robust 7% at its existing take-out and delivery hubs. That boost, plus the addition of […]

Tesla, Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA) Trading the Technicals

Tesla, Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA) Trading the Technicals

Tesla, Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA) Trading the Technicals Ever since Elon Musk’s now infamous tweet on Aug. 7, 2018, Tesla’s stock price has been on a roller coaster ride. Although this episode has led to a number of market and legal consequences, it has broader implications for boards and corporate governance in our increasingly digital age. To […]

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) new iPhone XS has had mixed reviews

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) new iPhone XS has had mixed reviews

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) new iPhone XS has had mixed reviews Apple’s new iPhone XS has had mixed reviews from its early adopters. Image source: Apple. 1. Charging issues A number of people complained in Apple’s support communities about charging issues with their iPhone XS or iPhone XS Max. According to the posts, some customers were […]

Alibaba Group Holding Limited (NYSE:BABA) Why investors are selling Chinese stocks

Alibaba Group Holding Limited (NYSE:BABA) Why investors are selling Chinese stocks

Alibaba Group Holding Limited (NYSE:BABA) Why investors are selling Chinese stocks The trade war between the U.S. and China has caused many investors to avoid Chinese stocks, but many of the top names — including the BAT stocks — have limited exposure to rising tariffs. Baidu generates most of its revenue from ad sales in China, Alibaba […]

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