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 […]

Crude Oil Hits 1-month Highs on US Missile Strikes in Syria

Crude Oil Hits 1-month Highs on US Missile Strikes in Syria

Crude Oil Hits 1-month Highs on US Missile Strikes in Syria $USO, $OIL, $GLD Friday, Crude Oil prices hit 1-month higsh after the United States fired missiles at a Syrian government airbase, sending shockwaves through global markets and raising concerns that the conflict could spread in the Oil-rich region. The toughest US action yet in […]

Investing Vs Speculating Vs Safekeeping

Investing Vs Speculating Vs Safekeeping

Investing Vs Speculating Vs Safekeeping Investing has to do with the acceptance of risk in the pursuit of a worthwhile return. Speculation entails the same Key element. Safekeeping means, safely “marching in place” That commonality leads many people to confuse investing with speculation. However, the fact is, they are very different. So, if you are […]

The Plaza NYC Teaches the Fundamentals of Western Etiquette

The Plaza NYC Teaches the Fundamentals of Western Etiquette

The Plaza NYC Teaches the Fundamentals of Western Etiquette The Plaza launched a series of etiquette courses designed to teach the essentials of proper decorum in modern day business, social and dining affairs. The courses were conceive by Myka Meier of Beaumont Etiquette, bringing to the United States a 1st-of-its-kind finishing school type program. Each […]

NYC, Commercial Real Estate Capital of the World

NYC, Commercial Real Estate Capital of the World

NYC, Commercial Real Estate Capital of the World $JLL New York has knocked off London as the world’s premier city for FDI (foreign investment) in commercial real estate due to fears the vote to leave the EU aka Brexit, will diminish the British capital’s appeal as a global financial center. Data on cross-border property transactions […]

Caution, Investors are Chasing Stocks, more Tactical than Fundamental

Caution, Investors are Chasing Stocks, more Tactical than Fundamental

Caution, Investors are Chasing Stocks, more Tactical than Fundamental $DIA, $SPY, $QQQ, $VXX Investors are no longer running from the stock market they are chasing it for reasons that are more tactical than fundamental: Caution. It is too early to tell where the UK’s new position in the overall context of the EU will be […]