There is Little Fear in World Stock Markets Now

There is Little Fear in World Stock Markets Now






There is Little Fear in World Stock Markets Now $DIA, $SPY, $QQQ, $VXX The stock markets do not fear NKorea, and they do not fear the extreme left’s attack on US President Donald Trump Risk assets across the globe, despite high valuations, have recovered nicely from a sell-off triggered by concerns about a NKorean nuclear […]






Morning Briefing Global Stocks

Morning Briefing Global Stocks






Morning Briefing Global Stocks $DIA, $DAX, $DJSH, $N300, $NSEI Commentary: World’s major stock indices are in a correction frame, and could remain weak to sideways  near term except Shanghai which looks Bullish. PE DJIA at 21750.73, -1.24% fell in line with my expectation, but closed below them at 21800. While the index trades below 21800, it […]






US Stocks React to Overbought Market Conditions

US Stocks React to Overbought Market Conditions






US Stocks React to Overbought Market Conditions $DIA, $SPY, $QQQ, $VXX, $GLD US stocks retreated Thursday following the Asian and EU markets, with the S&P 500 Index giving up 1.5%, and a measure of market volatility was up, but still in Neutral mode. US Treasuries rose with the Japanese Yen as investors sought havens, Gold […]






Risk Appetite Returns, Investors Pour $1.48-B into Tech ETF

Risk Appetite Returns, Investors Pour $1.48-B into Tech ETF






Risk Appetite Returns, Investors Pour $1.48-B into Tech ETF $DIA, $SPY, $QQQ, $VXX Investors sank $1.48-B into the PowerShares QQQ Trust Series 1 Tuesday. That’s the 4th-largest inflow into the industry’s benchmark exchange-traded fund in the past 5 years, and the 2nd-biggest commitment among US-listed ETFs in yesterday’s trading session. Valuation fears and fragile market […]






Morning Briefing Global Stocks

Morning Briefing Global Stocks






Morning Briefing Global Stocks $DIA, $DAX, $DJSH, $N300, $NSEI Commentary: Almost all major indices are trading near Support & Resistance marks. We wait for a couple of sessions to get confirmation on direction. PE DAX at 12177.04, +0.10% bounced from the weekly support at 11940, while that holds, the index may try to rise to 12300-12500 in […]






Investors are saying, “Stocks Are Too Expensive”

Investors are saying, “Stocks Are Too Expensive”






Investors are saying, “Stocks Are Too Expensive” $DIA, $SPY, $QQQ, $VXX Caution Signals Blinking Many professional investors (46%) saying stock markets are overvalued, Bank of America Merrill Lynch’s monthly fund manager poll showed Tuesday. The survey, which polled 202 asset managers with $587-B under management, was carried out between 4-10 August, and showed cash levels […]






Overnight World Market News

Overnight World Market News






Overnight World Market News $DIA, $DAX, $DJSH, $N300, $NSEI Overnight , Asian equities followed US and European equities North on signs that a military conflict between the US and North Korea is not imminent . According to the North Korean news agency,  NKorean leader Kim Jong Un is reviewing missile strike plans and said that he […]






China Issues Order to Implement UN Sanctions on NKorea

China Issues Order to Implement UN Sanctions on NKorea






China Issues Order to Implement UN Sanctions on NKorea …financial markets soar $DIA, $SPY, $QQQ, $VXX China’s Commerce Ministry issued a ban effective from Tuesday on several imports from NKorea, including coal, iron ore, lead concentrates and ore, lead and seafood, a move that is in line with UN sanctions announced this month. Beijing issued […]






Morning Briefing Global Stocks

Morning Briefing Global Stocks






Morning Briefing Global Stocks $DIA, $DAX, $DJSH, $N300, $NSEI Commentary: World equities on the defensive. PE The DJIA at 21858, +0.07% was quiet Friday after the fall from 22000 over the week, it can test trendline support near 21700 this week. The Nikkei at 19546, -0.84% opened sharply gap-down MOnday, possibly making up for the Japanese […]






A 5 to 10% Pullback in the Market will be Bullish

A 5 to 10% Pullback in the Market will be Bullish






A 5 to 10% Pullback in the Market will be Bullish And Low Inflation in the US is Like a Tax Cut for the Economy Economist Larry Kudlow, a former adviser to President Ronald Reagan, said he is Bullish stocks because profits are rising, inflation is low and consumer confidence is high. “I’m very Bullish […]






August Markets: Stocks Often Declines as Traders Vacation

August Markets: Stocks Often Declines as Traders Vacation






August Markets: Stocks Often Declines as Traders Vacation $DIA, $SPY, $QQQ, $VXX It is August and markets are taking time to consolidate the recent big gainers. And this August US President Donald Trump threatens to leash Fire & Fury on NKorea. So, we are seeing the VIX wake up, as swings in stocks and junk […]






Morning Briefing Global Stocks

Morning Briefing Global Stocks






Morning Briefing Global Stocks $DIA, $DAX, $DJSH, $N300, $NSEI Commentary: The major stock indices are in a corrective mode, and expect to continue for some time before we see a recovery, need to see if the supports near current levels hold for DAX, Nikkei and Nifty. PE DJIA at 21844.01, -0.93%) fell sharply from marks near 22000. The index […]






The Financial Markets are Ignoring the Saber Rattling

The Financial Markets are Ignoring the Saber Rattling






The Financial Markets are Ignoring the Saber Rattling $DIA, $SPY, $QQQ, $VXX Financial markets have not reacted much to the escalation in tensions between the US and NKorea, and that is largely because in the worst-case scenario it is impossible to guess an appropriate price for things like stocks and bonds. It’s hard to price […]






Morning Briefing Global Stocks

Morning Briefing Global Stocks






Morning Briefing Global Stocks $DIA, $DAX, $DJSH, $N300, $NSEI Commentary: The major stock indices are in a corrective mode, and expect to continue for a 2 -3 or more sessions before I see a recovery.PE DJIA at 22048.70, -0.17% tested 1st resistance near 22200, while that holds, may see a dip to 22000-21800 near term. DAX at […]






The DJIA Has Been Moving from 1 New All-time High to Another

The DJIA Has Been Moving from 1 New All-time High to Another






The DJIA Has Been Moving from 1 New All-time High to Another $DIA, $GLD, $VXX The last article I sent out was on the weekend of July 15, and since then the DJIA has seen 10 new all-time highs. In fact, since July 11 the Dow Jones Industrial Average has increased from 21,409.07 to 22,092.81 […]






Managed Money Saying ‘Reduce Risk’

Managed Money Saying ‘Reduce Risk’






Managed Money Saying ‘Reduce Risk’ $DIA, $SPY, $QQQ, $GLD, $VXX Some of the biggest money managers have a message for investors, it is time to reduce risk, aka take some profits off of the table. Investors should pare US stocks and high-yield debt while shifting to lower-risk assets, such as Treasuries and mortgage-backed securities, according to […]






Morning Briefing Global Stocks

Morning Briefing Global Stocks






Morning Briefing Global Stocks $DIA, $DAX, $DJSH, $N300, $NSEI Commentary: The major stock indices are in a corrective mode, and expect to continue for a 2 -3 of more sessions before I see a recovery.PE DJIA at 22085.34, -0.15% moved up straight to 22180 Tuesday before coming off to close below 22100. Some corrective dip is […]






Morning Briefing Global Stocks

Morning Briefing Global Stocks






Morning Briefing Global Stocks $DIA, $DAX, $DJSH, $N300, $NSEI Commentary: Nothing new. PE DJIA at 22118.42, +0.12% is slowly moving towards major resistance near 22200-22250, and could face slight dip from there. Overall near term trend is North. DAX at 12257.17, -0.33% is likely to remain range bound within 12100-12400 for near term. Thereafter see a rise […]






Medical Marijuana Update: Patients are Opting for CBD Instead of Rx Medication

Medical Marijuana Update: Patients are Opting for CBD Instead of Rx Medication






Medical Marijuana Update: Patients are Opting for CBD Instead of Rx Medication $POTN A recent study reveals at 40% of patients who consume high-CBD forms of cannabis stopped using traditional pharmaceutical medications and now use marijuana to treat their symptoms. The survey was conducted by Brightfield Group, a market research firm focused on the legal […]






Commentary: Paul Ebeling on Wall Street

Commentary: Paul Ebeling on Wall Street






Commentary: Paul Ebeling on Wall Street $DIA, $SPY, $QQQ, $VXX The NAS Comp and the S&P 500 are standing near support after just over a week range trading, there is leadership that can move North and break the indices higher off of the Key support. The US NFPs report was solid enough, thought not great, as the Key indices […]






Morning Briefing Global Stocks

Morning Briefing Global Stocks






Morning Briefing Global Stocks $DIA, $DAX, $DJSH, $N300, $NSEI Commentary: Nothing new. PE DJIA at 22092.81, +0.30% moved up in line with my expectation and could move face light rejection near 22200 before again moving North to 22500. DAX at 12297.72, +1.18% bounced sharply off ot support near 12100, while that holds, a test of 12400-12500 looks […]






The Trump Rally Extends, DJIA Marks Its 8th Straight Record High

The Trump Rally Extends, DJIA Marks Its 8th Straight Record High






The Trump Rally Extends, DJIA Marks Its 8th Straight Record High $DIA, $SPY, $QQQ, $VXX The DJIA (Dow Jones Industrial Average) ended on its 8th straight record high Friday, with gains in banks after the NFPs data showed US employers hired more workers than expected in July. The strong jobs report may help clear the […]






Strong US Economy, Strong US Stock Market =Trump Wins Again

Strong US Economy, Strong US Stock Market =Trump Wins Again






Strong US Economy, Strong US Stock Market =Trump Wins Again $DIA, $SPY, $QQQ, $HD, $AAPL Business guru Ken Langone says that President Donald Trump will easily be re-elected to a 2nd term if the US economy continues to strengthen and the US stock market surges to record highs on a daily basis, this latest streak […]






Morning Briefing Global Stocks

Morning Briefing Global Stocks






Morning Briefing Global Stocks $DIA, $DAX, $DJSH, $N300, $NSEI Commentary: Nothing new. PE DJIA at 22026.10, +0.04% is stable in here, and could move slowly North to 22500 where some rejection may come into play. DAX at 12154.72, -0.22% is ranged within the 12350-12080 for the last 9 sessions, and could continue for a bit. There is […]






The Trump Rally Swells Retirement Accounts Balances

The Trump Rally Swells Retirement Accounts Balances






The Trump Rally Swells Retirement Accounts Balances $DIA, $SPY, $QQQ, $VXX Retirement savings account balances have hit all-time highs. A string of record 401(k) and IRA account totals now stretches across three consecutive quarters, according to Q-2 data from Fidelity Investments. The data covers 22,155 companies and 15.1-M 401(k) plan participants, as well as 8.8-M […]






Morning Briefing Global Stocks

Morning Briefing Global Stocks






Morning Briefing Global Stocks $DIA, $DAX, $DJSH, $N300, $NSEI Commentary: Nothing new. PE DJIA at 22016.24, +0.24% is moving up and could test 22100-22250 near term from where a short dip is possible. The trend is North. DAX at 12181.48, -0.57% lost most of the gains seen in the Tuesday’s session but is trading above 12080 now. […]






Morning Briefing Global Stocks

Morning Briefing Global Stocks






Morning Briefing Global Stocks $DIA, $DAX, $DJSH, $N300, $NSEI Commentary: Nothing new. PE DJIA at 21963.92, +0.33% is moving up as expectation and may move higher towards 22100-22250 in the medium term before seeing a dip to 21750. Near term looks Bullish to me. DAX at 12251.29, +1.10% rose from the support, and the index has risen […]






US Media Ignores ‘The Trump Bull Market’

US Media Ignores ‘The Trump Bull Market’






US Media Ignores ‘The Trump Bull Market’ $DIA, $SPY, $QQQ, $VXX The DJIA finished at another record high Tuesday. Another batch of upbeat earnings reports Top-weighted technology and financials sectors outperform Crude Oil plunges following 6-session rally, weighs on energy stocks Rate-hike concerns tempered a bit following disappointing June Personal Income & June Construction Spending […]






Medical Marijuana Update

Medical Marijuana Update






Medical Marijuana Update $DIA, $SPY, $QQQ, $POTN Commentary: Last Friday, a Justice Department Task Force on Crime Reduction and Public Safety, led by Attorney General Jeff Sessions released its report policy reformers and industry insiders worry that the report will link marijuana to violent crime, laying the basis for a crackdown on marijuana users and purveyors. […]






Morning Briefing Global Stocks

Morning Briefing Global Stocks






Morning Briefing Global Stocks $DIA, $DAX, $DJSH, $N300, $NSEI Commentary: Nothing new. PE DJIA at 21891.12, +0.28% up each session little by little. While the near term uptrend remains intact, there could be more room on the Northside towards 22000-22100 medium term. DAX at 12118.25, -0.37% is stable and continues to trade above near term weekly support […]






Commentary: Paul Ebeling on Wall Street

Commentary: Paul Ebeling on Wall Street






Commentary: Paul Ebeling on Wall Street $DIA, $SPY, $QQQ, $VXX Healthcare reform was scuttled by a vote from maverick US Senator John McCain (R-AZ) a walking dead man shouting his last hurrah. This is not over yet, more this week. President Trump will do the right thing, and stop subsidizing the insurance companies to write bad […]






Morning Briefing Global Stocks

Morning Briefing Global Stocks






Morning Briefing Global Stocks $DIA, $DAX, $DJSH, $N300, $NSEI Commentary: Nothing new. PE DJIA at 21830.31, +0.15% continues to rise and looks somewhat Bullish near term, 1st resistance is 22000 in here. DAX at 12162.70, -0.40% is testing support now, and while that holds, the index has a chance of moving up towards 12750-13000. Only a clear […]






Morning Briefing Global Stocks

Morning Briefing Global Stocks






Morning Briefing Global Stocks $DIA, $DAX, $DJSH, $N300, $NSEI Commentary: Nothing new. PE DJIA at 21796.55, +0.39% is firmly Bullish and could continue to move North near term. Looking at this momentum, DJIA could rally towards 22000 sooner than expected. DAX at 12212.04, -0.76% came off from 12340 instead of rising towards 12400. Note: 1st support is […]






Morning Briefing Global Stocks

Morning Briefing Global Stocks






Morning Briefing Global Stocks $DIA, $DAX, $DJSH, $N300, $NSEI Commentary: Nothing new. PE DJIA at 21711.01, +0.45% rose above 21700 Wednesday indicating resumption of the long term uptrend (Trump Rally), and has enough room on the upside towards 21800 in the coming sessions. Near term likely to remain Bullish, as I see it. DAX at 1235.11, +0.33% […]






US New Home Sales Rise in June, Prices Fall

US New Home Sales Rise in June, Prices Fall






US New Home Sales Rise in June, Prices Fall $DIA, $SPY, $QQQ, $VXX Sales of new homes rose slightly in June, hitting their highest level in 3 months, as demand for housing remained stiff, according to government data released Wednesday. But prices retreated from an all-time high and supplies rose, suggesting new construction could be […]






Morning Briefing Global Stocks

Morning Briefing Global Stocks






Morning Briefing Global Stocks $DIA, $DAX, $DJSH, $N300, $NSEI Commentary: Nothing new. PE DJIA at 21613.43, +0.47%may be ranged within 21700-21500 for the next 2-3 of sessions. There is some chance of testing 21800 on the Northside while 1st support near 21500 holds. DAX at 12264.31, +0.45% trying to recover from near 12140, and could rise […]






Morning Briefing Global Stocks

Morning Briefing Global Stocks






Morning Briefing Global Stocks $DIA, $DAX, $DJSH, $N300, $NSEI Commentary: See no major movement in the stock market ahead of the FOMC policy meeting due Wednesday. Most of the indices are trading lower and are in a corrective mode. There could be some more falls near term. PE DJIA at 21513.17, -0.31% has come off from […]






Commentary: Paul Ebeling on Wall Street

Commentary: Paul Ebeling on Wall Street






Commentary: Paul Ebeling on Wall Street $DIA, $SPY, $QQQ, $VXX Lots of data happening this week. Consumer Confidence, New Home Sales, Durable Goods, GDP Q-2 estimate, and the FOMC meet Wednesday. A relatively strong GDP estimate at 2.8% is anticipated. If that happens, it may toughen up the FOMC’s statement on Wednesday, as the Fed may […]






Morning Briefing Global Stocks

Morning Briefing Global Stocks






Morning Briefing Global Stocks $DIA, $DAX, $DJSH, $N300, $NSEI Commentary: Nothing new. PE DJIA at 21580.07, -0.15% bounced sharply from 21500 but could be trading in the 21500-21750 region for a few more sessions before deciding its direction. While support near 21500 holds, near term looks Bullish to me. DAX at 12240.06, -1.66% broke below 12400 […]






Keeping America Safe, WH Beefs Up The Defense Sector

Keeping America Safe, WH Beefs Up The Defense Sector






Keeping America Safe, WH Beefs Up The Defense Sector $DIA, $SPY, $QQQ, $VXX US President Donald Trump is expected to sign an ER (executive order) that will direct a review into whether United States military suppliers would have the ability to keep the military stocked during wartime. Nextgov reports that the Pentagon will lead the multi-agency review, […]






Morning Briefing Global Stocks

Morning Briefing Global Stocks






Morning Briefing Global Stocks $DIA, $DAX, $DJSH, $N300, $NSEI Commentary: Stocks have resumed their uptrend and could face some interim dips within the overall uptrend. Some clarity is needed in DAX which is trading at Key marks in here. PE DJIA at 21611.78, -0.13% could move up gradually towards resistance near 21800 in the coming sessions before seeing […]






US Economic Outlook Improving, Leading Indicators Up

US Economic Outlook Improving, Leading Indicators Up






US Economic Outlook Improving, Leading Indicators Up $DIA,$SPY, $QQQ, $VXX US leading indicators increased 0.6% in June, beating estimates for a 0.4% rise according to economists polled. This is up from a gainer of 0.3% in May, according to the Conference Board. The index is a closely followed indicator for how healthy the US economy […]






Expect DJIA to Trade Above 22,000 in the Coming Weeks, or Days

Expect DJIA to Trade Above 22,000 in the Coming Weeks, or Days






Expect DJIA to Trade Above 22,000 in the Coming Weeks, or Days $DIA, $GLD, $SLV Not unexpected, the Dow Jones made new all-time highs on the last 3 trading days last week. And finished Wednesday +66.02 at 21640.75 for another. The number of BEV Zeros the Dow has made since the November election increases weekly. Since […]






Morning Briefing Global Stocks

Morning Briefing Global Stocks






Morning Briefing Global Stocks $DIA, $DAX, $DJSH, $N300, $NSEI Commentary: Stocks have resumed their uptrend and could face some interim dips within the overall uptrend. Some clarity is needed in DAX which is trading at Key marks in here. PE DJIA at 21640.75, +0.31% bounced back from 21470 and is trading above 21600 now. Upward momentum looks […]






Stocks Rose Across the Board, as Trump Rally Extends

Stocks Rose Across the Board, as Trump Rally Extends






Stocks Rose Across the Board, as Trump Rally Extends $DIA, $SPY, $QQQ, $VXX US Stocks rose Wednesday on earnings strength, with the S&P 500 Index and NAS Comp posting records for a 2nd day running. Every S&P 500 sector was higher, with energy stocks and materials companies leading the charge. The energy sector was underpinned […]






Morning Briefing Global Stocks

Morning Briefing Global Stocks






Morning Briefing Global Stocks $DIA, $DAX, $DJSH, $N300, $NSEI Commentary: DJIA, DAX, and Nifty are facing some corrective dips in here, Shanghai looks Bullish while Nikkei remains indecisive for now. The next 2-3 sessions could give some clarity on further movements in the price indices. PE DJIA at 21574.73, -0.25% traded slightly lower. 21500-21600 has been […]






NAS Comp Marked Record Highs on Netflix ‘Spike’

NAS Comp Marked Record Highs on Netflix ‘Spike’






NAS Comp Marked Record Highs on Netflix ‘Spike’ $DIA, $SPY, $QQQ, $VXX, $NFLX, $GS A spike in Netflix(NASDAQ:NFLX) boosted the NAS Comp (QQQ) to a record high close Tuesday, while Goldman Sachs Group (NYSE:GS) pushed DJIA South as earnings take center stage on Wall Street. The NAS posted its 8 consecutive session of gainers, the […]






Morning Briefing Global Stocks

Morning Briefing Global Stocks






Morning Briefing Global Stocks $DIA, $DAX, $DJSH, $N300, $NSEI Commentary: Equity indices are looking Bullish near to medium term and could be accompanied with interim dips. PE DJIA at 21629.72, -0.04% is stable the resistance turned support at 21600 if that mark holds, could keep the prices higher. Above 21600, there is room for a rising to […]






Commentary: Paul Ebeling on Wall Street

Commentary: Paul Ebeling on Wall Street






Commentary: Paul Ebeling on Wall Street $DIA, $SPY, $QQQ, $VXX The major US stock indexes were consolidating the recent moves, buying, selling, buying on lite volume, then last Wednesday came to life with the release of the Schoolmarm Yellen’s testimony to Congress. The we saw solid moves for 3 day’s running, Friday saw the indices […]






Morning Briefing Global Stocks

Morning Briefing Global Stocks






Morning Briefing Global Stocks $DIA, $DAX, $DJSH, $N300, $NSEI Commentary: There has been talk of concern over tightening of financial regulations, do not see it now. PE DJIA at 21637.74, +0.39% closed above 21600, breaking a major long term resistance, if it holds I see the rally to continue towards 22000 a Key resistance. A small […]






US Stock Market Ignores Left Media’s “Hoax” Story

US Stock Market Ignores Left Media’s “Hoax” Story






US Stock Market Ignores Left Media’s “Hoax” Story $DIA, $SPY, $QQQ Saturday, US President Donald Trump announced via Twitter that the stock market is at an all time high “despite the Russian hoax story” and that job numbers are looking good. His comment came after a Dow Jones story Saturday that noted Wall Street analysts’ […]






Morning Briefing Global Stocks

Morning Briefing Global Stocks






Morning Briefing Global Stocks $DIA, $DAX, $DJSH, $N300, $NSEI Commentary: Nothing New. PE DJIA at 21553.09, +0.10% is trading below Key resistance near 21600 and while that holds, a small dip back to levels near 21500-21400 is possible medium term. Only on a sustained rise above 21600, would we negate the immediate fall and shift our focus […]






Electrical Power Consumption, Economic Growth and Global Warming

Electrical Power Consumption, Economic Growth and Global Warming






Electrical Power Consumption, Economic Growth and Global Warming $DIA, $GLD, $SLV The DJIA had not seen a new all-time high since June 19 until this week, when it closed at record highs 2 days running. But as the Dow Jones’ BEV chart below shows, last week it closed just 0.53% away from a new all-time […]






Fed Chairwoman Gets Investors Attention Again

Fed Chairwoman Gets Investors Attention Again






Fed Chairwoman Gets Investors Attention Again $DIA, $SPY, $QQQ, $VXX The focus Thursday was Fed Chairwoman Yellen’s testimony before the US Congress as the market posted another record close. Wednesday’s testimony confirmed this year’s next rate hike/s and QE policy tightening process that the market expected, but the discussions about the longer-term Neutral rate of […]






Morning Briefing Global Stocks

Morning Briefing Global Stocks






Morning Briefing Global Stocks $DIA, $DAX, $DJSH, $N300, $NSEI Commentary: Nothing New. PE DJIA at 21532.14, +0.57% has been re-testing Key resistances at 21500-21550 over the last few weeks but has failed to see any sharp rejection that could push it below 21300. While the Tug of War  between the Bulls and Bears go on, we wait […]






Morning Briefing Global Stocks

Morning Briefing Global Stocks






Morning Briefing Global Stocks $DIA, $DAX, $DJSH, $N300, $NSEI Commentary: Nothing New. PE DJIA at 21409.07% is ranged in here, and no major movement expected North or South. We may see a sideways trade within 21250-21550 region for the next few days. DAX at 12437.02% is trying to move above 12500, but has not been able to […]






Fed’s Plan to Cut Bond Holdings Could Be “Very Disruptive”

Fed’s Plan to Cut Bond Holdings Could Be “Very Disruptive”






Fed’s Plan to Cut Bond Holdings Could Be “Very Disruptive” $DIA, $SPY, $QQQ, $VXX JPMorgan Chase & Co’s (NYSEJPM) Chairman, Jamie Dimon, said Tuesday that the unwinding of Fed’s bond-buying programs is an unprecedented challenge that may be more disruptive than people think. “We’ve never have had QE like this before, we’ve never had unwinding […]






Morning Briefing Global Stocks

Morning Briefing Global Stocks






Morning Briefing Global Stocks $DIA, $DAX, $DJSH, $N300, $NSEI Commentary: Nothing New. PE DJIA at 21408.52, -0.03% is ranged within 21550-21250, and could possibly continue to remain so for another 2-3 of sessions. A corrective fall towards 21000 is seen medium term. DAX at 12445.92, +0.46% gaped up but could not move above 12500. Only on […]






“The Big Print Giveth and The Small Print Taketh Away”

“The Big Print Giveth and The Small Print Taketh Away”






“The Big Print Giveth and The Small Print Taketh Away” $DIA, $SPY, $QQQ, $VXX Monday, the US Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) released a rule that would bar credit card companies, banks and other firms from requiring that customers agree to settle any disputes away from the courts and in arbitration as a condition of […]






Morning Briefing Global Stocks

Morning Briefing Global Stocks






Morning Briefing Global Stocks $DIA, $DAX, $DJSH, $N300, $NSEI Commentary:  Investors rallied around the US Employment Situation Report for June Friday to finish the abbreviated week on a positive note. PE DJIA at 21,414.34, +94.30 bounced after breaking below 21400 Thursday, indicating that the downward correction might may be over. Note: 21500 is a Key long term […]






Morning Briefing Global Stocks

Morning Briefing Global Stocks






Morning Briefing Global Stocks $DIA, $DAX, $DJSH, $N300, $NSEI Commentary: Nothing New. PE DJIA at 21320.04, -0.74% broke below 21400, indicating that the correction might not be over. Note: that 21500 is Key long term resistance which could bring in sharp rejection towards 21200 or maybe even lower. Medium term looks Bearish. DAX at 12381.25, -0.58%is trading exactly […]






US Small Business Borrowing at High Marks This Year

US Small Business Borrowing at High Marks This Year






US Small Business Borrowing at High Marks This Year $DIA, $SPY, $QQQ, $VXX Borrowing by small US firms hit its highest level in nearly a year, data showed Thursday, suggesting businesses are ramping up investments to meet customer demand. The Thomson Reuters/PayNet Small Business Lending Index for May rose to 137, its highest since June […]






Morning Briefing Global Stocks

Morning Briefing Global Stocks






Morning Briefing Global Stocks $DIA, $DAX, $DJSH, $N300, $NSEI Commentary: Nothing New. PE DJIA at 21478.17, -0.01% has not been able to move above 21570 lately, but the Bears at resistance near 21500/600 do not look strong enough to push the index lower. So, while DJIA holds above 21400, Northside possibility is high. DAX at 12453.68, +0.13% […]






International Fireworks Celebrate the 4th of July

International Fireworks Celebrate the 4th of July






International Fireworks Celebrate the 4th of July Morning Briefing Global Stocks $DIA, $DAX, $DJSH, $N300, $NSEI Commentary: With the US markets closed for 4th of July celebrations, DJIA was directionless overnight due to lack of participation, but the overriding tone is cautionary with a touch of risk off in the wake of a highly provocative North Korean […]






Global Stock Investors Seeing Record Market Highs

Global Stock Investors Seeing Record Market Highs






Global Stock Investors Seeing Record Market Highs $DIA, $SPY, $DAX, $DJSH, $N300, $NSEI Year to Date (YTD) investors in global stock markets are seeing record highs. Record marks for the widely-followed country indexes occurred in the context of notably low volatility, adding to investor comfort and a sense of accomplishment. All of this was accompanied […]






Morning Briefing Global Stocks

Morning Briefing Global Stocks






Morning Briefing Global Stocks $DIA, $DAX, $DJSH, $N300, $NSEI Commentary: Almost all major indices except Shanghai saw a sharp mover North Monday, contrary to expectations that the corrective phase may continue for some more time. PE DJIA at 21479.27, +0.61% rose sharply Monday testing the Key resistance at 21500-22000. We need a confirmed break above 22000 […]






Commentary: Paul Ebeling on Wall Street

Commentary: Paul Ebeling on Wall Street






Commentary: Paul Ebeling on Wall Street $DIA, $SPY, $QQQ, $VXX This Independence Day celebration in the US has Monday doing 1/2 session and then a closed market Tuesday, 4th of July. Not much action or change expected Monday, but Wednesday things may gett interesting as new money could flow into the market. Consumer Sentiment is […]






Morning Briefing Global Stocks

Morning Briefing Global Stocks






Morning Briefing Global Stocks $DIA, $DAX, $DJSH, $N300, $NSEI Commentary: Stock indices are mixed. DJIA and DAX are in a downward corrective phase and may continue in here, the Shanghai looks sideways. Nikkei looks Bullish and Nifty could test lower marks this week. PE DJIA at 21349.63, +0.29% tried to recover slightly from the 29 June […]






Industrials Led the Charge into the Close of Q-2

Industrials Led the Charge into the Close of Q-2






Industrials Led the Charge into the Close of Q-2 $DIA, $SPY, $QQQ, $VXX Friday, US stocks closed up driven by increases in the industrial and consumer discretionary sectors, while European shares reversed earlier gains and turned lower. Crude Oil continued to climb as concerns about an oversupply faded a bit and the US rig count […]






Morning Briefing Global Stocks

Morning Briefing Global Stocks






Morning Briefing Global Stocks $DIA, $DAX, $DJSH, $N300, $NSEI Commentary: Almost all the global indices have fallen sharply and could test support below current marks. We have to wait for confirmation if the indices bounce back next week or continue to extend the downward correction for a few more trading days. PE DJIA at 21287.03, -0.78% […]






Shares of Big US Banks Rally on Strong Payout Plans

Shares of Big US Banks Rally on Strong Payout Plans






Shares of Big US Banks Rally on Strong Payout Plans, Tech Falling $DIA, $SPY, $QQQ, $VXX, $JPM, $KEY Thursday, shares in the biggest US banks rose after they revealed buyback and dividend plans that topped analyst expectations after the Fed approved capital proposals in its annual stress test program. The S&P 500 Bank sector index […]






Not Being Invested in Low Volatility Market ‘Can Be Costly’

Not Being Invested in Low Volatility Market ‘Can Be Costly’






Not Being Invested in Low Volatility Market ‘Can Be Costly’ $DIA, $SPY, $QQQ, $VXX Goldman Sachs in a Note to clients: “Not being invested in a low volatility market “can be costly””. Many market strategists worry the low levels of volatility reflect market complacency, but Goldman Sachs (NYSE:GS) equity strategist explained that the low volatility […]






Morning Briefing Global Stocks

Morning Briefing Global Stocks






Morning Briefing Global Stocks $DIA, $DAX, $DJSH, $N300, $NSEI Commentary: Almost all major stock indices look stable to Bullish in here. PE DJIA at 21467.14, -0.29% tested Key long term resistance near 21500 which could hold strong a few weeks. But, a upward extension could take it to 21600, but this could form a near term […]






Lots of “Fast Growth” Ahead for the US Economy

Lots of “Fast Growth” Ahead for the US Economy






Lots of “Fast Growth” Ahead for the US Economy $DIA,  $SPY,  $QQQ,  $VXX Economists and pundits daily nay-say President Donald Trump’s economic agenda and forecast of 3% growth as fantasy. The consensus is that the economy “can’t possibly grow at 3%,” according to The Wall Street Journal. “Slow growth is the new norm, so get […]






Morning Briefing Global Stocks

Morning Briefing Global Stocks






Morning Briefing Global Stocks $DIA, $DAX, $DJSH, $N300, $NSEI Commentary: Almost all major stock indices look Bullish in here. PE DJIA at 21528.99, +0.68% gaped up and moved up towards my target at 21600 as expected Monday. Near term looks Bullish and there could be a drive to 22000 in the cards. DAX at 12888.95, +1.07% […]






GOP Lawmakers Optimistic on Tax Reform This Year

GOP Lawmakers Optimistic on Tax Reform This Year






GOP Lawmakers Optimistic on Tax Reform This Year $DIA, $SPY, $QQQ, $VXX US Stock Market Indexes Climb to New Record Highs, as The Trump Rally Extends Paul Ryan (R-WI), the top Republican in the US House of Representatives will reassure America’s business leaders Tuesday that tax reform is on track for this year. In what […]






Commentary: Paul Ebeling on Wall Street

Commentary: Paul Ebeling on Wall Street






Commentary: Paul Ebeling on Wall Street $DIA, $SPY, $QQQ, $VXX Okay the PPT, aka the Plunge Protection Team,  entered the market, blunted the selloff 2 Fridays ago, as FAANGs and other big NAS stocks held support. As that happened, managed money moved into DJJIA, driving it to new highs that held through Friday’s close. Notably, the […]






Morning Briefing Global Stocks

Morning Briefing Global Stocks






Morning Briefing Global Stocks $DIA, $DAX, $DJSH, $N300, $NSEI Commentary: Almost all major stock indices look Bullish in here. PE DJIA at 21384.28, +0.11% has been moving slow but looks Bullish in here, and may see it rise towards 21600 near term. DAX at 12752.73, +0.48% has been trading within the broad range of 12900-12600 for […]






Global Investors Rotating, Not Retreating

Global Investors Rotating, Not Retreating






Global Investors Rotating, Not Retreating $DIA, $DAX, $DJSH, $N300, $NSEI Global equities have recovered rapidly after a dip this month as technology firms sold off, signalling the investors are still confident about the last of the Trump reflation trades, as they take a more discerning approach to stock-picking. Despite that recent stumble, MSCI’s gauge of world stock […]






US Home Construction Stalled, Continuing Growth in Question

US Home Construction Stalled, Continuing Growth in Question






US Home Construction Stalled, Continuing Growth in Question $DIA,  $SPY,  $QQQ,  $VXX May Housing Starts and June Preliminary Consumer Confidence  Starts: -5.5%; 1-family: -3.9% Permits: -4.9%; 1-Family: -1.9% Consumer Confidence: down 2.6 points The downward trend in home construction does not augur well for growth in 2-H Business leaders and owners, whether they are involved […]






Morning Briefing Global Stocks

Morning Briefing Global Stocks






Morning Briefing Global Stocks $DIA, $DAX, $DJSH, $N300, $NSEI  Commentary: Stocks are stable and could either stay ranged or move North near term. PE DJIA at 21359.90, -0.07% has the potential to move up towards 21600 mid next week. The rise could be slow but overall near term looks Bullish to me. DAX at 12691.81, -0.89% has […]






Morning Briefing Global Stocks

Morning Briefing Global Stocks






Morning Briefing Global Stocks $DIA, $DAX, $DJSH, $N300, $NSEI  Commentary: Stocks are stable and could either stay ranged or move North near term. PE DJIA at 21374.56, +0.22% is moving in line with expectation, and could head towards our target at 21600 in the next 4-5 sessions. DAX at 12805.95, +0.32% marked an intra-day high at 12798 […]






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