Box Office: ‘War for the Planet of the Apes’ Opens to $56.5-M

Box Office: ‘War for the Planet of the Apes’ Opens to $56.5-M






Box Office: ‘War for the Planet of the Apes’ Opens to $56.5-M $FOX, $SNE, $CMCSA, $TWX Hollywood continues to battles sequel fatigue as War for the Planet of the Apes at the North American box office, but winning the weekend with an estimated $56.5-M from 4,022 theaters. ‘Wish Upon’ DoA, while ‘The Big Sick’ placed #5 in […]






Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) Sales Decline, Production “Snafus” Persist

Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) Sales Decline, Production “Snafus” Persist






Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) Sales Decline, Production “Snafus” Persist $TSLA Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) deliveries flat on continuing production Snafus. Hypemister Elon Musk’s targets will not happen on time, what’s new? The “rentier’” EV maker has reported Q-by-Q shipment declines for the 2nd time in the past year. This may signal that demand has peaked, casting doubt on whether […]






President Trump Champions US Energy Dominance

President Trump Champions US Energy Dominance






President Trump Champions US Energy Dominance $USO, $UNG, $SRE Thursday, The Trump Administration said Thursday it is taking steps to expand Crude Oil drilling in the Arctic and Atlantic oceans as President Donald Trump continues to push for US “energy dominance” in the global market. The Interior Department is rewriting a 5-year drilling plan established […]






See WTI Crude Oil Price Falling to $30 bbl or Lower

See WTI Crude Oil Price Falling to $30 bbl or Lower






See WTI Crude Oil Price Falling to $30 bbl or Lower $USO, $OIL Experts, including me are warning that Crude Oil prices might continue to decline, and could revisit Y 2016 lows and then some. “Oil is in a downtrend and risks trending into the 30’s,” said a technical strategist at Bank of America Merrill […]






Box Office: ‘Wonder Woman’ Opens to a Wonderful $100.5-M

Box Office: ‘Wonder Woman’ Opens to a Wonderful $100.5-M






Box Office: ‘Wonder Woman’ Opens to a Wonderful $100.5-M $TWX, $IMAX $DWA, $FOX, $CMCSA, $VIA Wonder Woman posted the Top North American film debut of all time for a female director, and launches the 1st major studio film franchise featuring a female superhero; overseas, the movie took in $122.5-M for a $223-M global debut. Patty Jenkins’ Wonder Woman grossed […]






Gold, Silver, Copper and Crude Oil Briefing

Gold, Silver, Copper and Crude Oil Briefing






Gold, Silver, Copper and Crude Oil Briefing $GLD, $SLV, $CU, $USO, $OIL Commentary: Nothing New.PE Gold at 1270.00 has risen to test the resistance area at 1275-85. The price action here will determine by the next week if a major Bearish reversal is seen from the current levels or another rally to 1295-1300 before a […]






Gold, Silver, Copper and Crude Oil Briefing

Gold, Silver, Copper and Crude Oil Briefing






Gold, Silver, Copper and Crude Oil Briefing $GLD, $SLV, $CU, $USO, $OIL Commentary: Overall mostly all commodities look Bearish near term and could move lower in the next few sessions.PE Gold at 1259.74 may fall in the near term, as resistance near 1275-1280 looks to be holding well now. A fall towards 1240 or lower to […]






Box Office: ‘Pirates 5’ Nabs $77-M in US, ‘Baywatch’ Drowns with $23-M

Box Office: ‘Pirates 5’ Nabs $77-M in US, ‘Baywatch’ Drowns with $23-M






Box Office: ‘Pirates 5’ Nabs $77-M in US, ‘Baywatch’ Drowns with $23-M $DIS, $VIA, $FOX, $CMCSA, $TWX Memorial Day revenue at the North American box office posted to its lowest marks in almost 20 years. Overseas, ‘Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales’ from Disney (NYSE:DIS) posted a $208.4-M debut. Pirates of the […]






Gold, Silver, Copper and Crude Oil Briefing

Gold, Silver, Copper and Crude Oil Briefing






Gold, Silver, Copper and Crude Oil Briefing $GLD, $SLV, $CU, $USO, $OIL Commentary: Nothing New. PE Gold at 1256, and if 1249 holds on a closing basis then sideways consolidation within 1249-1280 will continue. So, keep a close watch on the price action in The US Dollar (.DXY) Index, which could give us a cue on […]






Gold, Silver, Copper and Crude Oil Briefing

Gold, Silver, Copper and Crude Oil Briefing






Gold, Silver, Copper and Crude Oil Briefing $GLD, $SLV, $CU, $USO, $OIL Commentary: The US Dollar (.DXY) Index at 96.78 is still on course towards 96 with no sign of strength yet. PE Gold at 1252 did not above 1260, and fell towards its Key support of 1249, which could be a level where the price […]






Gold, Silver, Copper and Crude Oil Briefing

Gold, Silver, Copper and Crude Oil Briefing






Gold, Silver, Copper and Crude Oil Briefing $GLD, $SLV, $CU, $USO, $OIL Commentary: The US Dollar (.DXY) Index at 96.78 is on course towards 96 with no sign of strength yet. Bullion strengthened against USD Monday. PE Gold at 1262, and Silver at 17.16 are trading above their Key supports at 1247 and 16.93 and trading […]






Gold, Silver, Copper and Crude Oil Briefing

Gold, Silver, Copper and Crude Oil Briefing






Gold, Silver, Copper and Crude Oil Briefing $GLD, $SLV, $CU, $USO, $OIL Commentary: Nothing New. PE Gold at 1251, and if 1249 holds on a closing basis then sideways consolidation within 1249-1280 continues though it is not the proffered scenario. Keep a close watch on The US Dollar (.DXY) Index’s price currently at 97.22, that […]






Aston Martin Plans to “Go Public”, the Problem, ‘Britishness’

Aston Martin Plans to “Go Public”, the Problem, ‘Britishness’






Aston Martin Plans to “Go Public”, the Problem, ‘Britishness’ $RACE, $VLKAY Aston Martin is mulling a IPO to enter the public markets in search of capital, but the firm’s valuation and brand are no way near Ferrari’s (NYSE:RACE). The British luxury carmaker and its Italian and Kuwaiti owners may consider floating shares in Y 2018.  The […]






Mining Relationships Drive Metalla’s (OTCMKT:EXCFF) Growth & Pipeline

Mining Relationships Drive Metalla’s (OTCMKT:EXCFF) Growth & Pipeline






Mining Relationships Drive Metalla’s (OTCMKT:EXCFF) Growth & Pipeline $EXCFF Below is an interview of my friend Brett Heath, President and Director of Metalla Royalty and Streaming Ltd. Earlier this month Metalla Royalty & Streaming Ltd.(CSE:MTA) (OTCQB:EXCFF) (FRANKFURT:X9CP) signed a definitive agreement with Matamec Exploration Inc. to acquire net smelter return “NSR” royalties on mining properties located […]






Gold, Silver, Copper and Crude Oil Briefing

Gold, Silver, Copper and Crude Oil Briefing






Gold, Silver, Copper and Crude Oil Briefing $GLD, $SLV, $CU, $USO, $OIL Commentary: Keep eyes on The US Dollar (.DXY) Index for clues on precious metals directions. PE Gold at 1259 is trading at its Wednesday’s highs in Asia with 1st support at 1249. If 1249 holds on a closing basis then see  sideways consolidation […]






Gold, Silver, Copper and Crude Oil Briefing

Gold, Silver, Copper and Crude Oil Briefing






Gold, Silver, Copper and Crude Oil Briefing $GLD, $SLV, $CU, $USO, $OIL Commentary: Gold has shown some strength due to the recent weakness in The Dollar (.DXY) Index. PE Gold at 1242 up from 1231 and could drive towards 1250-60 in here. Silver at 16.87 bounced from support near 16.10 and could hang in above 16.90 near […]






Gold, Copper and Crude Oil Looking to Test Resistances

Gold, Copper and Crude Oil Looking to Test Resistances






Gold, Copper and Crude Oil Looking to Test Resistances $GLD, $CU, $USO, $OIL Commentary: Recent weakness in The US Dollar (.DXY) Index had boosted Gold price near Key resistance areas. PE Gold at 1234 is trading above its support at 1230. I remain Bearish Gold while it is trading below 1260, but chances of a […]






Gold, Copper and Crude Oil Looking to Test Resistances

Gold, Copper and Crude Oil Looking to Test Resistances






Gold, Copper and Crude Oil Looking to Test Resistances $GLD, $CU, $USO, $OIL Last week saw Gold at 1229, as it traded within the 1220-31 range. If the rise continues may see a test at 1255-65 this week. A failure to break above 1265 may keep the price ranged within the 1220-1265. A close below […]






Gold, Copper and Crude Oil Up on OPEC Talk

Gold, Copper and Crude Oil Up on OPEC Talk






Gold, Copper and Crude Oil Up on OPEC Talk $GLD, $CU, $USO, $OIL Gold getting up off the floor, following Copper North, as OPEC rhetoric keeps the Crude Oil Bounce Up Crude Oil Crude oil continued to rally overnight, after being hammered last week. I see it a case of hope and not a turn […]






Healthy Foods Produce Healthy Skin

Healthy Foods Produce Healthy Skin






Healthy Foods Produce Healthy Skin Below is a list of several healthy foods we can eat to help give the soft, supple, younger-looking skin people want. Not only do many of them boost collagen production, they also contain additional compounds to maintain the resiliency and volume of the body’s epidermis. Wild-caught Alaskan salmon is loaded […]






Update: Metalla (OTCMKT:EXCFF) Acquired 15% in NLGM’s Silver Stream

Update: Metalla (OTCMKT:EXCFF) Acquired 15% in NLGM’s Silver Stream






Update: Metalla (OTCMKT:EXCFF) Acquired 15% in NLGM’s Silver Stream $EXCFF Monday, Brett Heath Mettala’s CEO announced the completion of the transaction. Last Friday, Metalla Royalty & Streaming Ltd. (CSE:MTA) (OTCQB:EXCFF) (FRANKFURT:X9CP)  announced that Metalla SEZC (the Company’s 100% owned Cayman subsidiary) signed a definitive agreement to acquire 15% of the issued shares of Silverback LTD […]






Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) Betting on Risky Production Methods

Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) Betting on Risky Production Methods






Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) Betting on Risky Production Methods $TSLA, $F, $VLKAY Tesla’s (NASDAQ:TSLA) CEO, Elon Musk has taken many risks with “way out” technology in his company’s cars on the way to passing Ford (NYSE:F) market value. Now Mr. Musk is pushing the boundaries in the factory that makes his EVs (electric vehicles). Conventional automakers test […]






Box Office: ‘Fate of the Furious’ hits $908-M

Box Office: ‘Fate of the Furious’ hits $908-M






Box Office: ‘Fate of the Furious’ hits $908-M $CMCSA. $DIS DOA’s: ‘Unforgettable’ opening to $4.8-M, and ‘The Promise’ debuts to just $4.1-M after costing $100-M to make. Universal’s, a unit of Comcast (NASDAQ:CMCSA) The Fate of the Furious beat at the North American box office, grossing $38.7-M in its 2nd frame for a 10-day domestic box office […]






Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Shares Up as Higher Supercar Output Lifts Profit

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Shares Up as Higher Supercar Output Lifts Profit






Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Shares Up as Higher Supercar Output Lifts Profit $RACE, $TSLA, $GM, $F Last week Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA)  grabbed the headlines by becoming America’s most valuable carmaker, but it is the small iconic Italian carmaker Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) that is rewarding shareholders lately, with a 74% rise in the company’s stock price over the past year. Ferrari’s […]






Bullish Gold: A Case Study for Gold’s Price Run to $2,500 oz

Bullish Gold: A Case Study for Gold’s Price Run to $2,500 oz






Bullish Gold: A Case Study for Gold’s Price Run to $2,500 oz $GLD, $GDX, $SLW, $EXCFF Those who read this column know that I have been Bullish Gold for several months after noting the end of the Bear cycle in the precious Yellow metal and new forces that will contribute to an even stronger advance […]






Tesla’s (NASDAQ:TSLA) CEO, Elon Musk, Set Himself Up for a Fall

Tesla’s (NASDAQ:TSLA) CEO, Elon Musk, Set Himself Up for a Fall






Tesla’s (NASDAQ:TSLA) CEO, Elon Musk, Set Himself Up for a Fall $TSLA, $F Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) Chief Executive Officer Elon Musk says he can make 500,000 cars next year, wild, Yes? That is a dramatic increase for the EV (electric-car) company, which made a little more than 76,000 in Y 2016. And might make about 90,000 this year. The […]






Elon Musk Retrenching to Kill Industry Giants MBZ & BMW, Sure…

Elon Musk Retrenching to Kill Industry Giants MBZ & BMW, Sure…






Elon Musk Retrenching to Kill Industry Giants MBZ & BMW, Sure… $TSLA, $BMWYY, $DDAIF A bit over 1 year ago Elon Musk strode on to a stage to unveil his Tesla Model 3 ($35,000 ). The 5 seat EV accelerates as fast as the the best-selling luxury sport sedans in America the BMW 3 Series […]






Crude Oil Prices Falling, Traders Worry About Global Supply Glut

Crude Oil Prices Falling, Traders Worry About Global Supply Glut






Crude Oil Prices Falling, Traders Worry About Global Supply Glut $USO, $OIL, $BHI Crude Oil prices fell Monday in part by renewed concerns about the global supply glut after a meeting of the Organisation of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) producers failed to impress traders and investors. May WTI Crude Oil fell 0.44, or 0.9%, to […]






Box Office: ‘Beauty and the Beast’ at $88-M; ‘Power Rangers’ at $40.5-M

Box Office: ‘Beauty and the Beast’ at $88-M; ‘Power Rangers’ at $40.5-M






Box Office: ‘Beauty and the Beast’ at $88-M; ‘Power Rangers’ at $40.5-M $DIS, $SNE, $TWX, $LGF ‘Beauty’ seeing $700-M worldwide as March revenue crosses a record $1-B in North America; elsewhere, Sony’s (NYSE:SNE) space horror-thriller ‘Life’ loses gravity and Warner Bros.’ ‘CHIPS’ DOA. Beauty and the Beast, Disney’s (NYSE:DIS) live-action remake of the classic Y […]






Box Office: Disney’s (NYSE:DIS)’Beauty and the Beast’ Posts $350-M Globally

Box Office: Disney’s (NYSE:DIS)’Beauty and the Beast’ Posts $350-M Globally






Box Office: Disney’s (NYSE:DIS)’Beauty and the Beast’ Posts $350-M Globally $DIS,$TWX,$FOXB,$CMCSA,$LGF,$SNE Disney’s (NYSE:DIS) Beauty and the Beast opened at the weekend to $170-M from 4,210 theaters at the North American box office. Overseas, the update of the classic musical earned $180-M for a global take of $350-M The $160-M tentpole is another win for Disney, where […]






Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) Needs $1.15-B, Cannot Produce EVs Without It

Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) Needs $1.15-B, Cannot Produce EVs Without It






Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) Needs $1.15-B, Cannot Produce EVs Without It $TSLA, $GM Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) plans to raise 1.15-B in new funding to help fuel production of a mass market-targeted Model 3 electric car set for release this year. The company said that it planned to offer $250-M in common stock and $750-M in convertible notes, with […]






Crude Oil Taps 3-Month Lows, US Supply Glut Swells

Crude Oil Taps 3-Month Lows, US Supply Glut Swells






Crude Oil Taps 3-Month Lows, US Supply Glut Swells $OIL, $USO, $BHI Crude Oil (OIL, USO) hung around 3-month lows Monday on rising inventories and drilling activity in the United States. After 2 + months of reduced production from the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC), the market is facing evidence that US production […]






Box Office: ‘Kong: Skull Island’ Takes $61-M for #1 at the Weekend

Box Office: ‘Kong: Skull Island’ Takes $61-M for #1 at the Weekend






Box Office: ‘Kong: Skull Island’ Takes $61-M for #1 at the Weekend $TWX, $CMCSA, $LGF, $CBS Overseas, the reboot debuts to $81.6-M for a global take of $142.6-M, ‘Logan’ falls to # 2 as it pasted $150-M in the US and $430-M worldwide. Warner Bros. and Legendary’s Kong: Skull Island debuted bigger than expected in […]






Gold’s Price at 1-Month Low = More Pain for Mining Stocks

Gold’s Price at 1-Month Low = More Pain for Mining Stocks






Gold’s Price at 1-Month Low = More Pain for Mining Stocks $GLD, $ABX,  $NEM,  $AU, $GG,  $NCMGY, $GFI, $AEM, $GOLD After its worst week since November, Gold was drifting lower again Thursday with the metal coming under pressure from a stronger US and an interest rate hike likely ahead in the US, just the 3rd […]






Ferrari’s (NYSE:RACE) Superfast Sold Our Before Geneva Debut

Ferrari’s (NYSE:RACE) Superfast Sold Our Before Geneva Debut






Geneva: Ferrari’s (NYSE:RACE) 812 Superfast Sold Our Before Its Debut $RACE, $FCAU Ferrari debuted its fastest production car in its history, underscoring its reputation for Superhigh performance.  The 812 Superfast debuted at the Geneva International Motor Show Tuesday with a 12-cylinder, 800-hp engine that accelerates to 62 mph in as little as 2.9 secs, making […]






Box Office: ‘Logan’ Marks Huge $85.3-M US Debut & $237.8-M Globally

Box Office: ‘Logan’ Marks Huge $85.3-M US Debut & $237.8-M Globally






Box Office: ‘Logan’ Marks Huge $85.3-M US Debut & $237.8-M Globally $FOX, $IMAX, $LGF, $CMCSA The Shack’ guides faith-based audiences; among Oscar winners, ‘Moonlight’ is shining after its best picture nod, enjoying its biggest weekend to date, as  ‘La La Land’ nears $400-M globally. Logan opened huge overseas, debuting to a near-record $152.5-M from 81 markets for a […]






World’s Top 10 Gold Mining Companies

World’s Top 10 Gold Mining Companies






World’s Top 10 Gold Mining Companies $ABX, $GG, $NEM, $AU, $KGC, $SBGL The price of Gold broke a 3-year losing streak in Y 2016, but the focus of the world’s top Gold mining companies in terms of output continued to be on cost-cutting and divestment which led to a decline in production for most of the sector’s majors. […]






Box Office: ‘Get Out’ Beats ‘Lego Batman’ with $30.5-M Open

Box Office: ‘Get Out’ Beats ‘Lego Batman’ with $30.5-M Open






Box Office: ‘Get Out’ Beats ‘Lego Batman’ with $30.5-M Open $SNE, $CMCSA, $LGF ‘Rock Dog’ and ‘Collide,’ opened outside the Top 10; overseas, Sony’s (NYSE:SNE) ‘Resident Evil: The Final Chapter’ astounds in China with a record $94.3-M launch. Jordan Peele’s unique, race-conscious horror film Get Out peeled off an impressive $30.5-M debut at the North […]






Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Now Worth More Than Ever

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Now Worth More Than Ever






Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Now Worth More Than Ever $RACE, $TM, $F, $VLKAY, $HMC Ferrari’s (NYSE:RACE) pre-IPO Chairman, Luca di Montezemolo, enforced a strict 7,000 vehicle production cap per year. Raising that number, he cautioned, would dilute Ferrari’s brand and product value and weaken the company’s consumer alure. Today, it is fair to say a fair to […]






Some Helpful Tips to Minimize Jet Lag

Some Helpful Tips to Minimize Jet Lag






Some Helpful Tips to Minimize Jet Lag Jet lag, time zone change syndrome or desynchronosis, occurs when travel across time zones disrupts your internal body clock, resulting in mental, emotional and physical symptoms such as follows; Daytime sleepiness and lethargy followed by nighttime Insomnia Anxiety, irritability, confusion and poor concentration Constipation or Diarrhea Headache, nausea, […]






Ferrari NV (NYSE:RACE) Stock Hitting New Highs

Ferrari NV (NYSE:RACE) Stock Hitting New Highs






Ferrari NV (NYSE:RACE) Stock Hitting New Highs $RACE This year marks the iconic Italian supercar builders’s 70th anniversary, and I believe it will be another year of record unit sales and revenue. and due to the growth in the world markets particular China I expect the company to break its own unit sales forecast. This could drive […]






Box Office: ‘Lego Batman’ Takes Slow Presidents Day Weekend

Box Office: ‘Lego Batman’ Takes Slow Presidents Day Weekend






Box Office: ‘Lego Batman’ Takes Slow Presidents Day Weekend $CMCSA, $TWX, $LGF ‘The Great Wall’ crumbles in its US debut, and the psychological thriller ‘A Cure for Wellness’ was DOA. Chinese filmmaker Zhang Yimou’s The Great Wall, starring Matt Damon, was the biggest disappointment, considering it cost a hefty $150-M to produce and was supposed to […]






Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) HyperSupercar Production Drives Record Profits

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) HyperSupercar Production Drives Record Profits






Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) HyperSupercar Production Drives Record Profits $RACE, $FCAU Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) projects profit spike of at least 8% in Y 2017 with more Special Edition SuperCars like the $2.1-M LaFerrari Aperta, which boosted revenue and earnings to record highs in Y 2016. Ferrari’s shares to all time highs last week marking 65.12 on Friday, 2 […]






InPlay Oil Announces 2017 Capital Budget of $28-M With Production Growth of Over 20%

InPlay Oil Announces 2017 Capital Budget of $28-M With Production Growth of Over 20%






InPlay Oil Announces 2017 Capital Budget of $28-M With Production Growth of Over 20% $IPOOF InPlay Oil Corp. (“InPlay” or “the Company”) (IPO.TO) (OTCMKT:IPOOF) is pleased to announce that its Board of Directors has approved a $28 million Exploration and Development program for 2017 which is foretasted to deliver over 20% production per share growth from the fourth […]






Chigago Agriculture Commodities Finished Mixed






Chigago Agriculture Commodities Finished Mixed $WEAT, $CORN, $SOYB Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) agriculture grains futures finished mixed Thursday with Wheat futures dropping after the International Grains Council (IGC) raised its outlook for global production in a report. The most active Corn contract for March delivery rose 1.25 cents, or 0.34%, to 3.6625 bu March […]






American Industrial Farming Can Create Another Dust Bowl

American Industrial Farming Can Create Another Dust Bowl






American Industrial Farming Can Create Another Dust Bowl $TSN, $CORN, $WEAT, $SOYB The Great Depression of the 1930’s was tough for most Americans, and farmers were really hard hit. Plowing up the Southern Plains to grow crops turned out to be a massive miscalculation that led to enormous suffering. In that circumstance 3 consecutive droughts […]






Fiat-Chrysler (NYSE:FCAU) Moves Jeep Mexico Production to US

Fiat-Chrysler (NYSE:FCAU) Moves Jeep Mexico Production to US






Fiat-Chrysler (NYSE:FCAU) Moves Jeep Mexico Production to US $FCAU, $F, $GM Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV (NYSE:FCAU) will invest $1-B toward making 3 new Jeep models in the US, plus a Ram pickup now built in Mexico, as President Elect Donald Trump pressures the auto industry to hire workers and produce vehicles above the border. The […]






Christmas Box Office: ‘Rogue One,’ ‘Sing’ Top, ‘Passengers’ Needs a Boost

Christmas Box Office: ‘Rogue One,’ ‘Sing’ Top, ‘Passengers’ Needs a Boost






Christmas Box Office: ‘Rogue One,’ ‘Sing’ Top, ‘Passengers’ Needs a Boost $DIS, $CMCSA, $FOX, $LGF Several titles launched Christmas Day, others are expanding nationwide, including ‘La La Land,’ ‘Fences,’ ‘Hidden Figures,’ ‘Live by Night’ and ’20th Century Women.’ Lucasfilm and Disney’s (NYSE:DIS) Rogue One: A Star Wars Story grossed an estimated $15-M on Saturday from […]






OPEC and Non-OPEC Producers Agree to Cut Crude Oil Production

OPEC and Non-OPEC Producers Agree to Cut Crude Oil Production






OPEC and Non-OPEC Producers Agree to Cut Crude Oil Production $OIL Saturday, OPEC and non-OPEC producers reached their first deal since Y 2001 to curtail oil output jointly and ease a global glut after more than 2 years of low prices that stretched many budgets and triggered unrest in some countries. With the deal signed […]






The Agricultural Output of the EU Falling

The Agricultural Output of the EU Falling






The Agricultural Output of the EU Falling The agriculture output in the 28-member European Union (EU) declined in Y 2015 due to notable fall in animal production, Eurostat, the bloc’s statistical office said Monday. The economic accounts for agriculture show that total agricultural output in the EU stood at EUR 411.2-B (US$435.9) at basic prices […]






Crude Oil Declines Ahead of 30 November OPEC Talks

Crude Oil Declines Ahead of 30 November OPEC Talks






Crude Oil Declines Ahead of 30 November OPEC Talks $OIL, $USO The OPEC meeting scheduled for 30 November continues to dominate Crude Oil’s price movements. Reports surfaced late Friday that Saudi Arabia has walked away from a planned meeting with Russia and other non-OPEC producers after the Saudis were unable to reach an agreement with […]






Kirkland Lake Gold Rebuffs Gold Field’s (NYSE:GFI) $1-4-B Offer

Kirkland Lake Gold Rebuffs Gold Field’s (NYSE:GFI) $1-4-B Offer






Kirkland Lake Gold Rebuffs Gold Field’s (NYSE:GFI) $1-4-B Offer $GFI, $KGILF, $NMKTF, $SSRI This week, South Africa’s Gold Fields (NYSE: GFI) the world’s 7th-largest bullion producer withdrew an joint offer with Silver Standard Resources (NASDAQ:SSRI) to buy Kirkland Lake Gold (OTCMKT:KGILF) after the Canadian miner rejected the bid. Gold Fields (a Johannesburg-based company) said it […]






Expect Bigger Crude Oil Surplus in Y 2017, Output Jumps

Expect Bigger Crude Oil Surplus in Y 2017, Output Jumps






Expect Bigger Crude Oil Surplus in Y 2017, Output Jumps $USO, $OIL According to OPEC’s report, October’s supply boost mostly came from Libya, Nigeria and Iraq OPEC reported an increase in its Crude Oil production in October to a record high led by members hoping to be exempt from the producer group’s attempt to curb […]






Box Office: Doctor Strange Opens to $85-M Domestically, and $325-M Globally

Box Office: Doctor Strange Opens to $85-M Domestically, and $325-M Globally






Box Office: Doctor Strange Opens to $85-M Domestically, and $325-M Globally $DIS, $IMAX, $DWA, $CMCSA, $FOX Doctor Strange opened to $85-M from 3,882 theaters at the North American box office, adding another franchise to the expanding Marvel Studios and Disney (NYSE:DIS) superhero universe and putting the movie’s early global total at $325.4-M. Overseas, the film […]






OPEC Back in Business, the Market is Sceptical

OPEC Back in Business, the Market is Sceptical






OPEC Back in Business, the Market is Sceptical $OIL, $USO Crude Oil plummets to a 1-month low following the conclusion of the weekend’s 2-day informal technical OPEC meeting Familiar concerns have emerged about OPEC’s willingness and ability to cut production in order to push prices higher OPEC’s output accord in Algiers last month was initially […]






Weekend Box Office:’Boo! A Madea Halloween’ Debuts at $27.6-M

Weekend Box Office:’Boo! A Madea Halloween’ Debuts at $27.6-M






Weekend Box Office:’Boo! A Madea Halloween’ Debuts at $27.6-M $SNE, $LGF, $VIA, $CMCSA Tom Cruise’s Never Go Back followed at #2 with $23-M from 3,780 theaters, in what box-office observers describe as a decent start. The horror prequel ‘Ouija: Origin of Evil’ opens with solid numbers, comedy ‘Keeping Up With the Joneses’ DOA,  ‘Moonlight’ marks […]






Crude Oil Glut Widens, Saudi Arabia ‘Jawbones’ Prices

Crude Oil Glut Widens, Saudi Arabia ‘Jawbones’ Prices






Crude Oil Glut Widens, Saudi Arabia ‘Jawbones’ Prices $OIL, $USO When I dig deep into the world of barreled and stored Crude Oil, Bearish signals abound in the EU market that helps dictate global Crude Oil prices. The price difference between Brent Crude for delivery out 2 and 3 months, a meausre telling traders how […]






Wanda’s Wang Jianlin Unveils $8-B Qingdao Studio

Wanda’s Wang Jianlin Unveils $8-B Qingdao Studio






Wanda’s Wang Jianlin Unveils $8-B Qingdao Studio $AMC, $CKEC Wang Jianlin, the chairman of China’s Dalian Wanda Group, unveiled plans for a massive $8.2-B production facility in Qingdao at a recent gala. Wang also detailed a plan to incentivize production at the sprawling studio complex by rebating up to 40% of a production’s costs. The […]






Venice Film Festival Review: Nick Ebeling’s ‘Along for the Ride’

Venice Film Festival Review: Nick Ebeling’s ‘Along for the Ride’






Venice Film Festival Review: Nick Ebeling’s ‘Along for the Ride’ Along for the Ride is an idiosyncratic documentary about an authentic “Wild Man of Hollywood”, who probably would have approved. Filmmaker Nick Ebeling retraces the troubled birth of ‘The Last Movie’ and the professional exile and eventual re-emergence that followed for actor-director Dennis Hopper. Whether […]






Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Mixed






Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Mixed $CORN, $SOYB, $WEAT Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) grains futures finished mixed Thursday, with Corn futures falling 1.9%, pressured by the expanding harvest in the US Midwest as well as a forecast for a bumper crop in Brazil. Soybean futures finished higher, overcoming Bearish supply trends on strong export demand […]






Box Office: Tim Burton’s Dark ‘Miss Peregrine’s’ Opens with $28.5-M

Box Office: Tim Burton’s Dark ‘Miss Peregrine’s’ Opens with $28.5-M






Box Office: Tim Burton’s Dark ‘Miss Peregrine’s’ Opens with $28.5-M $DIS, $LGF, $SNE Mark Wahlberg’s ‘Deepwater Horizon’ opens to $20.6-M, Relativity’s 1st major release post-bankruptcy, ‘Masterminds,’ DOA, while Disney’s ‘Queen of Katwe’ nationwide expansion uneventful. Tim Burton’s kid-friendly fantasy adventure Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children opened to $28.5-M from 3,522 theaters at the North […]






Ferrari’s (NYSE:RACE) LaFerrari Aperta “Sold Out” Before Debut

Ferrari’s (NYSE:RACE) LaFerrari Aperta “Sold Out” Before Debut






Ferrari’s (NYSE:RACE) LaFerrari Aperta “Sold Out” Before Debut $RACE, $FCAU Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) sold out its $2.1-M open-top version of the LaFerrari Supercar before its public debut, underscoring the iconic marque’s allure, Ferrari is a former unit of Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (NYSE:FCAU). That Supercar went on display at the Paris Motor Show Thursday. At 1 end […]






China Slashes Crude Oil Refinery Output on Sluggish Prices

China Slashes Crude Oil Refinery Output on Sluggish Prices






China Slashes Crude Oil Refinery Output on Sluggish Prices $OIL, $SHI, $PTR China’s Crude Oil output fell 9.9% Y-Y in August, the biggest monthly fall since Y 2003 as refineries slashed production amid sluggish global Crude Oil prices, data from the National Bureau of Statistics showed Monday. Imports have trended upward after private refineries were […]






Medical Marijuana Update

Medical Marijuana Update






Medical Marijuana Update In a surprise move, the conservative American Legion comes out for cannabis rescheduling, Arkansas medical marijuana initiatives see lawsuits fly, Ohio is now a medical marijuana state, and more.  NationalAt the end of August, the American Legion called for marijuana to be rescheduled. The nation’s largest veterans’ organization has passed a resolution […]






Labor Day Box Office: ‘Light Between Oceans”Hands of Stone’, ‘Morgan’ DOA

Labor Day Box Office: ‘Light Between Oceans”Hands of Stone’, ‘Morgan’ DOA






Labor Day Box Office: ‘Light Between Oceans”Hands of Stone’, ‘Morgan’ DOA $SNE, $DIS, $VIA, $TWX, $LGF In North America, Summer 2016 domestic revenue ends in unchanged from last year’s $4.48-B, thought attendance is down 3%. The victor of the weekend overseas was Paramount’s Star Trek Beyond. The sci-fi franchise installment topped the foreign chart with […]






On the Sidelines of G20, No Crude Oil Production Freeze

On the Sidelines of G20, No Crude Oil Production Freeze






On the Sidelines of G20, No Crude Oil Production Freeze $OIL, $USO On the sidelines of the G20 Summit now finished meeting in Hangzhou, the Russian and Saudi Arabian Oil ministers met and agreed to create a producers’ group that would meet regularly to monitor the Oil markets. Brent Crude reached a high early of […]






China Integrating IT Into Agriculture

China Integrating IT Into Agriculture






China Integrating IT Into Agriculture $CORN, $WEAT, $SOYB China will further integrate information technology into agriculture in the next 5 years to increase productivity and efficiency, according to the country’s agriculture watchdog. The government aims to further improve intelligent management in planting, cultivation and machinery and the use of Internet of Things (IOT) will cover […]






Another Democratic ‘Tax & Spend’ Administration = Recession

Another Democratic ‘Tax & Spend’ Administration = Recession






Another Democratic ‘Tax & Spend’ Administration = Recession $DIA, $SPY, $QQQ, $VXX Hillary Clinton got hammered from all directions Monday. Mrs. Clinton is trying come up with a new and inspiring idea to jump-start a anemic US economy and help the financially stressed middle class. The progressive/left really does not know  how to and will […]






Box Office, ‘Suicide Squad’ & ‘Sausage Party’ Top, Ben-Hur DOA

Box Office, ‘Suicide Squad’ & ‘Sausage Party’ Top, Ben-Hur DOA






Box Office, ‘Suicide Squad’ & ‘Sausage Party’ Top, Ben-Hur DOA $TWX, $SNE, $VIA, $CBS, $LGF Holdovers ‘Suicide Squad’ and ‘Sausage Party’ stay #1 and # 2, respectively, Natalie Portman’s directorial debut, ‘A Tale of Love and Darkness,’ opened at the specialty box office, ‘Hell or High Water’ continues to impress. Timur Bekmambetov’s Ben-Hur DOA the […]






Box Office: ‘Suicide Squad’ falls hard to ‘Sausage Party’

Box Office: ‘Suicide Squad’ falls hard to ‘Sausage Party’






Box Office: ‘Suicide Squad’ falls hard to ‘Sausage Party’ $TWX, $LGF, $SNE, $VIA, $CBS, $CMCSA ‘Suicide Squad’ falls in its 2nd frame outing, as it approaches $500-M worldwide Sausage Party came in ahead of predictions to score the best opening for an R-rated comedy in at least a year with $33.6-M from 3,103 theaters. Originality paid off big […]






Karma Revero, 1st Look at Reborn Extended-range Electric Sedan

Karma Revero, 1st Look at Reborn Extended-range Electric Sedan






Karma Revero, 1st Look at Reborn Extended-range Electric Sedan  $GM, $TSLA The long road to getting the Henrik Fisker’s Karma  back in production is about to end. It was in early Y 2014 that China’s Wanxiang bought the what was left of the $1-B automotive failure Fisker Motors, including the rights to the failed automaker’s […]






The $50-B Gold Industry Deal Spree Is Extending

The $50-B Gold Industry Deal Spree Is Extending






The $50-B Gold Industry Deal Spree Is Extending $GLD, $ABX, $NEM The $50-B Gold industry deal spree is extending into its 3rd year, even as the rising bullion price makes sealing transactions and valuing mines more difficult. Gold has regained its “shine” as investors seek havens from volatile markets and weak interest rates. While the […]






Box Office: The Secret Life of Pets takes $103.2-M

Box Office: The Secret Life of Pets takes $103.2-M






Box Office: The Secret Life of Pets takes $103.2-M $CMCSA, $DIS, $FOX Family audiences cannot to get enough of animated family films about animals it seems. Zac Efron and Adam Devine’s ‘Mike and Dave Need Wedding Dates’ beat expectations with a $16.6-M domestic opening Illumination Entertainment and Universal’s The Secret Life of Pets debuted to […]