Northeastern US in Dangerous Deep Freeze

Northeastern US in Dangerous Deep Freeze

Northeastern US in Dangerous Deep Freeze Low temperatures and high winds have the Northeastern US in a deep freeze this weekend Dangerous wind chills of -20 to 30 below Zero in parts of the region made for some crippling conditions Friday. “You are talking about 30 degrees below normal highs. That is pretty darn cold,” […]

Anna Magnani’s 1952 Ferrari 195 Inter Wins FIVA Award

Anna Magnani’s 1952 Ferrari 195 Inter Wins FIVA Award

Anna Magnani’s 1952 Ferrari 195 Inter Wins FIVA Award $RACE A 1952 Ferrari 195 Inter Berlinetta was awarded a preservation trophy by the Fédération Internationale des Véhicules Anciens (FIVA), at Autoclásica 2016. Since Argentina’s Autoclásica, organised by the Club de Automóviles Clásicos (CAC) in Buenos Aires, is said to be the #1 classic and historic […]

Medical Marijuana Update

Medical Marijuana Update

Medical Marijuana Update Montana’s dispensaries are coming back to life, Michigan’s medical marijuana fees have been funding aggressive anti-marijuana law enforcement, and more.  Arkansas On Monday, members of the state’s new medical marijuana commission were sworn in. In the first meeting of a commission established to create a state medical marijuana system after voters approved […]

US Home Construction Dove in November, Stocks Flat on High Volume

US Home Construction Dove in November, Stocks Flat on High Volume

US Home Construction Dove in November, Stocks Flat on High Volume $DIA, $SPY, $QQQ, $VXX New-home construction in the US fell more than forecast in November after surging a month earlier to a 9-year high, indicating fitful progress in residential real estate. Residential starts slumped 18.7% to a 1.09-M annualized rate last month after rising […]

NYC Mayor de Blasio Fundraising Under Investigation

NYC Mayor de Blasio Fundraising Under Investigation

NYC Mayor de Blasio Fundraising Under Investigation Grand juries (2) are hearing testimony in connection with federal and state criminal investigations into NYC Mayor Bill de Blasio’s campaign fundraising. The grand jury action was the strongest indication that prosecutors could be moving closer to one or more indictments. Mayor De Blasio, a Democrat, and several […]

Russian Hackers Tried but Failed to Hack the RNC

Russian Hackers Tried but Failed to Hack the RNC

Russian Hackers Tried but Failed to Hack the RNC Russian hackers tried, but failed to get past security defenses on the computer networks of the Republican National Committee (RNC). Just 1 e-Mail account linked to a long-departed RNC staffer was targeted in the failed breach, the WS-J reported, citing unnamed sources. According to the paper, […]

FBI in Continuing Investigation of The Clinton Foundation

FBI in Continuing Investigation of The Clinton Foundation

FBI in Continuing Investigation of The Clinton Foundation The FBI has instructed its New York field office to continue its corruption investigation into The Clinton Foundation  The instructions ordered agents to “go forward” with their ongoing inquiry into The Clinton Foundation which is focusing on issues of corruption and money laundering. Information was received about […]

Key Stock Indexes, Crude, Gold and Silver Markets Briefing

Key Stock Indexes, Crude, Gold and Silver Markets Briefing

Key Stock Indexes, Crude, Gold and Silver Markets Briefing $DIA, $GLD, $SLV, $OIL, $USO, $CU Commentary: The DJIA has paused in here (today is Quad Witching options expiry, may bring added volume). passing the Santa Claus Rally to  the DAX. Some exhaustion is visible in Nikkei which could be set up for a dip.Shanghai looks Bullish […]

Wall Street’s Top Analysts Upgrades, Downgrades & Initiations

Wall Street’s Top Analysts Upgrades, Downgrades & Initiations

Wall Street’s Top Analysts Upgrades, Downgrades & Initiations $AMD, $ADM, $CMA, $GIS, $MA, $VRX Daily HeffX-LTN reviews Wall Street analysts research reports to find new investing and trading ideas for our readers. Some reports cover stocks to buy, and others cover stocks to sell or avoid. Below is a list of Wall Streets top analysts upgrades, downgrades […]

Consumers Get Serious About Internet Security

Consumers Get Serious About Internet Security

Consumers Get Serious About Internet Security Thanks to John Podesta of the DNC, America was recently treated to a front row seat at a phishing attack. Phishing is the practice of luring someone into divulging sensitive information in response to an e-Mail that appears to be from a trusted source. This “nasty” practice become a […]

F1: Sebastian Vettel, “Ferrari Spirit is its Strongest Trait” 

F1: Sebastian Vettel, “Ferrari Spirit is its Strongest Trait” 

F1: Sebastian Vettel, “Ferrari Spirit is its Strongest Trait” $RACE Sebastian Vettel praised the dedication and commitment shown by Ferrari during a difficult 2016 F1 season, but admits there is ‘plenty of work ahead’ in its quest to challenge for the F1 title in Y 2017. Following a successful return to winning ways in Y […]

Stock Investor/Trader Glossary: Candlestick

Stock Investor/Trader Glossary: Candlestick

Stock Investor/Trader Glossary: Candlestick Candlesticks are used for charting price action by displaying the high, low, open and close prices for the time period specified. Depending if the candlestick closes higher or lower from the opening price, it will have a different color, usually either red or green (white) where Red marks a down candle […]

Barack Hussein Obama, the Promoter of “Fake News”

Barack Hussein Obama, the Promoter of “Fake News”

Barack Hussein Obama, the Promoter of “Fake News” Fake news resulted from a “propaganda campaign” furthered by news organizations and Democratic politicians, including US President Barack Hussein Obama Journalist Sharyl Attkisson said on TV Wednesday, “Before about September 13, if you search the news, you will not find many or any mentions of fake news,” “As […]

US Dollar Notched a 14 yr High Pumping The Trump Rally

US Dollar Notched a 14 yr High Pumping The Trump Rally

US Dollar Notched a 14 yr High Pumping The Trump Rally $EURUSD,  $GBPUSD,  $USDCHF, $USDJPY The USD rose to a 14-year high against a basket of peer currencies Thursday after the Fed boosted the number of projected interest rate hikes for Y 2017, adding fuel to The Trump Rally and hammering the EM (emerging market) currencies. […]

Donald Trump Picked Rex Tillerson for Tough New Iran Policy

Donald Trump Picked Rex Tillerson for Tough New Iran Policy

Donald Trump Picked Rex Tillerson for Tough New Iran Policy $OIL, $XOM Rex Tillerson, Chairman /CEO of Exxon Mobil, was named the Trump Administration’s Secretary of State to execute the tough foreign policies charted by President Elect Donald Trump, including his decision to stiffen the nuclear accord signed with Iran as soon as he moves […]

Key Stock Indexes, Crude, Gold and Silver Markets Briefing

Key Stock Indexes, Crude, Gold and Silver Markets Briefing

Key Stock Indexes, Crude, Gold and Silver Markets Briefing $DIA, $GLD, $SLV, $OIL, $USO, $CU Commentary: The DJIA and DAX could enter into a pause mode with a short term dip in the coming sessions before resuming the uptrend. Overall equities do not look very strong in here. Watch for indications of resuming the move North. […]

Wall Street’s Top Analysts Upgrades, Downgrades & Initiations

Wall Street’s Top Analysts Upgrades, Downgrades & Initiations

Wall Street’s Top Analysts Upgrades, Downgrades & Initiations $CNX, $KR, $MMM, $NVDA, $QCOM Daily HeffX-LTN reviews Wall Street analysts research reports to find new investing and trading ideas for our readers. Some reports cover stocks to buy, and others cover stocks to sell or avoid. Below is a list of Wall Streets top analysts upgrades, downgrades and […]

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Mixed

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Mixed $CORN, $WEAT, $SOYB Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) grains futures finished mixed Wednesday with Soybean futures falling to a 3-week low as forecasts for rain in dry areas of Argentina’s crop belt took out some of the weather premium built into the market. The most active Corn contract for March […]

The Astonishing Ferrari 488 GTB, LTN’s 2016 ‘Car of the Year’

The Astonishing Ferrari 488 GTB, LTN’s 2016 ‘Car of the Year’

The Astonishing Ferrari 488 GTB, LTN’s 2016 ‘Car of the Year’ $RACE Ferrari builds 5 types of cars for the Road & Track: F1 racecars, sports cars, GT cars, Supercars, and limited edition HyperSupercars Of these the most important for Ferrari’s reputation are the sports cars that run on the Road. The only things more […]

Comey to Trump, “no credible evidence that Russia influenced your election”

Comey to Trump, “no credible evidence that Russia influenced your election”

Comey to Trump, “no credible evidence that Russia influenced your election” John Brennan, the Director of the CIA, takes his marching orders from President Barack Hussein Obama, In telephone conversations with Donald Trump, FBI Director James Comey assured the President Elect there was no credible evidence that Russia influenced the outcome of the recent US Presidential […]

I Spent a Week with Rex Tillerson

I Spent a Week with Rex Tillerson

I Spent a Week with Rex Tillerson $XOM By Emily Roden, here Ms. Roden tells us about her brief few days with Rex Tillerson, US President ElectTrump’s nominee for Secretary of State… Nine years ago, I showed up to the Denton County Courthouse for jury duty and got myself picked for the job. A young […]

2017 Pebble Beach Concours Features: Ferrari 1-off Spéciales and Major Race Winners

2017 Pebble Beach Concours Features: Ferrari 1-off Spéciales and Major Race Winners

2017 Pebble Beach Concours Features: Ferrari 1-off Spéciales and Major Race Winners The event itself is still months away, but the competition for a spot on the show field of the 2017 Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance is already underway. The features and special classes have been announced, and applications have been mailed to prospective entrants. […]

Barack Hussein Obama Told To ‘Put Up or Shut Up’ on Russian Hacking

Barack Hussein Obama Told To ‘Put Up or Shut Up’ on Russian Hacking

Barack Hussein Obama Told To ‘Put Up or Shut Up’ on Russian Hacking One GOP lawmaker sent a letter to President Barack Obama last week with a simple message about alleged election-meddling by the Russian government — prove it. Mike Turner, R-Ohio, and a member of the House Intelligence Committee, is demanding the administration turn […]

Key Stock Indexes, Crude, Gold and Silver Markets Briefing

Key Stock Indexes, Crude, Gold and Silver Markets Briefing

Key Stock Indexes, Crude, Gold and Silver Markets Briefing $DIA, $GLD, $SLV, $OIL, $USO, $CU Commentary: DJIA and DAX are strongly Bullish and may continue to move higher this week. Shanghai and Nifty are stable with some possibility of moving up in here. While Nikkei seems to look slightly Bearish near term. PE DJIA at 19911.21, […]

Wall Street’s Top Analysts Upgrades, Downgrades & Initiations

Wall Street’s Top Analysts Upgrades, Downgrades & Initiations

Wall Street’s Top Analysts Upgrades, Downgrades & Initiations $AMGN, $KO, $IBM, $PG, $VIAB Daily HeffX-LTN reviews Wall Street analysts research reports to find new investing and trading ideas for our readers. Some reports cover stocks to buy, and others cover stocks to sell or avoid. Below is a list of Wall Streets top analysts upgrades, downgrades and […]

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Mixed

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Mixed $CORN, $WEAT, $SOYB Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) agriculture grains futures finished mixed Tuesday with Corn futures rising to a 5-month high as strong exports and technical buying supported the prices. The most active Corn contract for March delivery rose 0.5 cents, or 0.14%, to 3.61 bu. March Wheat delivery […]

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE)Commerates 50 Yrs in Japan with Special Edition Supercar

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE)Commerates 50 Yrs in Japan with Special Edition Supercar

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE)Commemorates 50 Yrs in Japan with Special Edition Supercar $RACE Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) is very adept at creating Special Edition Supercars. This latest Special Edition is the J50 is Japan only. It is called the Ferrari J50, and just 10 will be made. The sleek targa-topped supercar was created by Ferrari’s Special Projects division to […]

Archaeologists Discovered an Ancient City in Modern-day Greece

Archaeologists Discovered an Ancient City in Modern-day Greece

Archaeologists Discovered an Ancient City in Modern-day Greece An international team of archaeologists has discovered an ancient city in modern-day Greece that dates back to about 2,500 years. A press release details the team’s findings, which includes ruins scattered on and around a hill in central Greece about 5 hours north of Athens. “What used […]

Canna Angels, LLC Announces Launch as Cannabis Legalization Expands Across the Country

Canna Angels, LLC Announces Launch as Cannabis Legalization Expands Across the Country

Canna Angels, LLC Announces Launch as Cannabis Legalization Expands Across the Country Canna Angels, LLC, an auspicious angel investment consortium focused solely on businesses within and supportive of the cannabis industry, announces its much-anticipated launch. Based in the San Francisco Bay Area, the company matches cannabis-centered startups with accredited investors looking to participate in a […]

Strength Training is an Essential Fitness Component for Everyone

Strength Training is an Essential Fitness Component for Everyone

Strength Training is an Essential Fitness Component for Everyone Years ago, it was called weight lifting, and associated with body builders and muscle-bound athletes. Today, “strength training” is the popular term, and it’s regarded as an essential component of fitness for everyone. But there are lingering myths that stop many people over 50 from reaping […]

Small Business Conditions Expected to Improve Under Donald Trump

Small Business Conditions Expected to Improve Under Donald Trump

Small Business Conditions Expected to Improve Under Donald Trump $DIA, $SPY, $QQQ, $VXX US President Elect Donald Trump’s victory in the US elections is a leap for small businesses, according to a survey of owners. The November reading of the National Federation of Independent Businesses’ (NFIB) small business optimism index jumped to 98.4 from 94.9 […]

China, No Restrictions on Foreign Firms Cross Border Transfers

China, No Restrictions on Foreign Firms Cross Border Transfers

China, No Restrictions on Foreign Firms Cross Border Transfers $USDCNY China’s foreign exchange authority (SAFE) said last Friday that there are no restrictions on foreign firms’ cross-border profit transfers, responding to market concerns about tightened regulation over capital outflows. As China has realized convertibility under the current account, real international payments and transfers are not […]

Italy’s President Solves the Government Crisis

Italy’s President Solves the Government Crisis

Italy’s President Solves the Government Crisis Saturday, Italian President Sergio Mattarella says he would make a decision “in the coming hours” to solve ongoing government crisis, and give the country a new full-functioning cabinet. FLASH UpDate:  Italy’s latest government was formed and rapidly sworn in Monday, a center-left coalition headed by new Premier Paolo Gentiloni […]

Key Stock Indexes, Crude, Gold and Silver Markets Briefing

Key Stock Indexes, Crude, Gold and Silver Markets Briefing

Key Stock Indexes, Crude, Gold and Silver Markets Briefing $DIA, $GLD, $SLV, $OIL, $USO, $CU Commentary: Equities are all mixed. Only the DJIA and DAX looks to be holding their upward rally and looks potentially Bullish while some weakness is seen in the other indices. Shanghai crashed, and Nikkei and Nifty may have some room […]

Wall Street’s Top Analysts Upgrades, Downgrades & Initiations

Wall Street’s Top Analysts Upgrades, Downgrades & Initiations

Wall Street’s Top Analysts Upgrades, Downgrades & Initiations $AMD, $CVS, $COP, $EOG, $FMC, $HUN Daily HeffX-LTN reviews Wall Street analysts research reports to find new investing and trading ideas for our readers. Some reports cover stocks to buy, and others cover stocks to sell or avoid. Below is a list of Wall Streets top analysts upgrades, downgrades […]

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Mixed

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Mixed $SOYB, $CORN, $WEAT Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) agriculture grains futures finished mixed Monday with Soybean futures weakening on forecasts for some much-needed rain in dry parts of Argentina’s growing areas. The most active Corn contract for March delivery rose 1 cent, or 0.28%, to 3.605 bu. March Wheat delivery […]

Chinese Economy Faces Opportunities & Challenges

Chinese Economy Faces Opportunities & Challenges

Chinese Economy Faces Opportunities & Challenges The Chinese economy boasts a lot of opportunities to move forward despite concerns of a growth slowdown, economists and experts told a forum Friday. At the 6th Conference on the Chinese Capital Markets held by the New York University’s Center on US-China Relations, they also saw great growth potential […]

Legendary F1 Racer Designer Returns to Ferrari (NYSE:RACE)

Legendary F1 Racer Designer Returns to Ferrari (NYSE:RACE)

Legendary F1 Racer Designer Returns to Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) $RACE Formula 1 designer Rory Byrne’s, 72 anni, return to Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) was on the QT for many months, but his presence with Jock Clear at the Autosport Awards showed he is very much part of the family now. Mr. Byrne was Ferrari’s chief designer during the […]

High Blood Pressure Increases Risk of Stroke & Heart Attack

High Blood Pressure Increases Risk of  Stroke & Heart Attack

High Blood Pressure Increases Risk of Stroke & Heart Attack Yoga may help reduce blood pressure in people who are at risk for developing hypertension, a new study finds. “Patients with pre-hypertension [slightly elevated blood pressure] are likely to develop hypertension [high blood pressure] unless they improve their lifestyle,” said study author Dr. Ashutosh Angrish […]

People are Working, Traveling, Spending and Investing in Stocks

People are Working, Traveling, Spending and Investing in Stocks

People are Working, Traveling, Spending and Investing in Stocks $DIA, $SPY, $QQQ The post-election Trump Rally has taken stock market indexes to all-time highs, and the recent gains raise some interesting Q’s. Below are some thoughts on the action that you may find useful, as follows: Sentiment: Has spiked as the market has run up. […]

Russia’s President Vladimir Putin Wanted Hillary Clinton for US President

Russia’s President Vladimir Putin Wanted Hillary Clinton for US President

Russia’s President Vladimir Putin Wanted Hillary Clinton for US President It is surprising that in this ongoing political debate more about the differences in energy policy and economic, military and social conditions are not being raised. During John McCain’s failed  campaign the US was facing the prospect of 5.00 gal gasoline at the pump and […]

Wall Street’s Top Analysts Upgrades, Downgrades & Initiations

Wall Street’s Top Analysts Upgrades, Downgrades & Initiations

Wall Street’s Top Analysts Upgrades, Downgrades & Initiations $ADSK, $BIIB, $CDW, $DAL, $ETN Daily HeffX-LTN reviews Wall Street analysts research reports to find new investing and trading ideas for our readers. Some reports cover stocks to buy, and others cover stocks to sell or avoid. Below is a list of Wall Streets top analysts upgrades, downgrades and […]

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Higher Friday

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Higher Friday $SOYB, $CORN, $WEAT Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) agriculture grains futures settle higher Friday with Soybean and Corn futures rising 1%, buoyed by technical buying and concerns over dry growing conditions in Argentina. The most active Corn contract for March delivery rose 6 cents, or 1.7%, to 3.595 bu. […]

AAII Sentiment Survey, 7 December 2016

AAII Sentiment Survey, 7 December 2016

AAII Sentiment Survey, 7 December 2016 $DIA, $SPY, $QQQ The AAII Sentiment Survey measures the percentage of individual investors who are bullish, bearish, and neutral on the stock market short term; individuals are polled from the AAII Website on a weekly basis. Only one vote per member is accepted in each weekly voting period. Optimism […]

Beer Sales are Down in US States Where Recreational Marijuana is Legal

Beer Sales are Down in US States Where Recreational Marijuana is Legal

Beer Sales are Down in US States Where Recreational Marijuana is Legal $BUD, $TAP Year to date, beer volumes have fallen roughly 2% in Colorado, Oregon, and Washington, which have all legalized recreational marijuana, according to Neilsen data cited in a recent report from Cowen & Co. At the same time, marijuana consumption has grown […]

Homegrown Zika Virus No Longer a Threat in Miami Beach, But…

Homegrown Zika Virus No Longer a Threat in Miami Beach, But…

Homegrown Zika Virus No Longer a Threat in Miami Beach, But… Friday, Florida’s Governor says the potentially deadly Zika infection is no longer spreading locally in Florida. With State and Local officials looking on Gov. Rick Scott lifted the “Red” designation from the area of Miami Beach that includes South Beach, a tourism hub that had […]

The US Stock Market Was Over Valued When the DJIA Was at 19,000, That Continues

The US Stock Market Was Over Valued When the DJIA Was at 19,000, That Continues

The US Stock Market Was Over Valued When the DJIA Was at 19,000, That Continues $DIA, $GLD, $SLV Just when you think you understand the rules of the game, someone changes them.  I’m talking about the relationship between the Dow Jones and its trading volume.  Last week I noted how since January 2000 the Dow […]

Box Office: Disney’s ‘Moana’ Topped a Quiet Weekend Taking $18.8-M

Box Office: Disney’s ‘Moana’ Topped a Quiet Weekend Taking $18.8-M

Box Office: Disney’s ‘Moana’ Topped a Quiet Weekend Taking $18.8-M $DIS, $TWX, $AMZN, $LGF Disney Animation Studios’ (NYSE:DIS) Moana topped a relatively quiet weekend at the North American box office with $18.8-M from 3,875 theaters in its 3rd winning frame. The only new film opening nationwide was Paramount’s Office Christmas Party, an ensemble comedy earning […]

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 […]

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) says, Sebastian Vettel Not Headed to MercedesAMG

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) says, Sebastian Vettel Not Headed to MercedesAMG

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) says, Sebastian Vettel Not Headed to MercedesAMG $RACE Ferrari team principal Maurizio Arrivabene says The Scuderia’s F1 drivers Sebastian Vettel and Kimi Raikkonen are not in line for a move to Mercedes to replace Nico Rosberg, who has retired. Sebastian Vettel, a 4X F1 champion and current Ferrari team driver was touted as […]

Dog & Cat Lovers, the Differences Between Them

Dog & Cat Lovers, the Differences Between Them

Dog & Cat Lovers, the Differences Between Them Associate professor of psychology Dr. Denise Guastello at Carroll University in Wisconsin conducted a study that looked at the personality traits that differentiate between dog lovers and cat lovers, and came up with interesting sets of characteristics belonging to each group. Dr. Guastello’s research involved 600 college […]

Access to Physical Gold Coming the 1.6-B Muslims on Our Planet

Access to Physical Gold Coming the 1.6-B Muslims on Our Planet

Access to Physical Gold Coming the 1.6-B Muslims on Our Planet $GLD A new Sharia Gold Standard will be introduced this month to the 1.6-B Muslims on our Planet. Until now, aboout 25% of the world’s citizens have been denied access to Gold under some existing conditions of Islamic Law, which controls all financial and […]

Trump “Magic” Driving Stock Markets, Obama Anti-business Era Over

Trump “Magic” Driving Stock Markets, Obama Anti-business Era Over

Trump “Magic” Driving Stock Markets, Obama Anti-business Era Over $DIA Nobel laureate economist Robert Shiller of Yale University predicts that the “magic” of President elect Donald Trump can continue to lift stocks to record-high marks. “We believe that psychology drives the macro economy, and there’s something changing our psychology,” he said in a TV interview […]

Obama’s CIA Has No Proof of Russia “Tampering” with US Election

Obama’s CIA Has No Proof of Russia “Tampering” with US Election

Obama’s CIA Has No Proof of Russia “Tampering” with US Election Early Saturday, US President Elect Donald Trump’s team pushed back against reports of a CIA secret assessment determining that Russia “likely” interfered in the Y 2016 election in his favor, with RNC’s Communication Director Sean Spicer demanding proof that Russian involvement affected the outcome. […]

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 Election of Donald Trump Has ‘Killed’ Trans Pacific Partnership

The Election of Donald Trump Has ‘Killed’ Trans Pacific Partnership

The Election of Donald Trump Has ‘Killed’ Trans Pacific Partnership China’s position as a global leader on free trade will be enhanced by the death of the Trans Pacific Partnership (TPP), experts told the Boao Forum for Asia in Melbourne Thursday. Deming Chen, President of the Association for Relations Across the Taiwan Straits and China’s […]

Donald Trump’s US-Mexico Wall is “Shovel Ready”

Donald Trump’s US-Mexico Wall is “Shovel Ready”

Donald Trump’s US-Mexico Wall is “Shovel Ready” President Elect Donald Trump’s proposed Wall on the US-Mexico border is expected next year, and for a low cost, that according to the Republican senator who chairs the committee overseeing immigration. “In terms of federal spending, it’s not going to be that expensive and if President Trump when […]

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Shares Driving Higher

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Shares Driving Higher

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Shares Driving Higher $RACE Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) shares have come off their 27 July 2016 lows at 37.41, and are driving higher, headed to all time highs Ferrari is a Bullish proxy for the high end market. The prevailing sentiment is that the high end market will continue to do well as long as […]

Pessimism Can Take a Toll on Our Health

Pessimism Can Take a Toll on Our Health

Pessimism Can Take a Toll on Our Health According to some  recent research,2,3,4 people with health anxiety have a significantly higher risk of developing heart disease compared to those who do not worry about it in the absence of any serious symptoms. In all, 7,050 people filled out questionnaires to assess their overall health, including thoughts […]

Medical Marijuana Update

Medical Marijuana Update

Medical Marijuana Update Advocates file a petition to rein in DEA misinformation about medical marijuana, Arkansas regulators are moving to implement the new law there, Minnesota adds PTSD, and more. National On Monday, ASA filed a petition with the DOJ to make DEA stop lying about marijuana. Americans for Safe Access (ASA) filed a petition […]

US Consumer Confidence Running High

US Consumer Confidence Running High

US Consumer Confidence Running High Consumer Confidence rose more than forecast this month as Americans expressed the Sunniest picture of their financial situation in 11 years, extending a boost following Donald Trump’s election victory. The University of Michigan (MSI) said Friday that its preliminary index of sentiment rose to 98, the highest since January 2015, […]

“Fake News” from Barack Hussein Obama

“Fake News” from Barack Hussein Obama

“Fake News” from Barack Hussein Obama US President Barack Obama has ordered intelligence officials to conduct a broad review on his alleged election-season hacking during the Presidential campaign, in his lame duck attempt to raise new concerns about foreign meddling in US elections. White House counter terrorism and Homeland Security adviser Lisa Monaco said Mr. […]

Key Stock Indexes, Crude, Gold and Silver Markets Briefing

Key Stock Indexes, Crude, Gold and Silver Markets Briefing

Key Stock Indexes, Crude, Gold and Silver Markets Briefing $DIA, $GLD, $SLV, $OIL, $USO, $CU Commentary: The Bulls are back in stocks and a near term rally is happening. DAX has surprised the markets and is ready to end the year on a positive note. DJIA and Nikkei have risen nicely and set up for […]

Wall Street’s Top Analysts Upgrades, Downgrades & Initiations

Wall Street’s Top Analysts Upgrades, Downgrades & Initiations

Wall Street’s Top Analysts Upgrades, Downgrades & Initiations  $AMD, $FIT, $HES, $LULU, $PCLN Daily HeffX-LTN reviews Wall Street analysts research reports to find new investing and trading ideas for our readers. Some reports cover stocks to buy, and others cover stocks to sell or avoid. Below is a list of Wall Streets top analysts upgrades, downgrades and […]

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Mixed

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Mixed $SOYB, $CORN, $WEAT Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) agriculture grains futures close mixed Thursday with Soybean futures tumbling as investors shrug off continued demand from Asian market and liquidate positions amid a record crop. The most active Corn contract for March delivery fell 4.5 cents, or 1.26%, to 3.535 bu. […]

Carl Icahn, “Donald Trump doing things that lead to a better economy.”

Carl Icahn, “Donald Trump doing things that lead to a better economy.”

Carl Icahn, “Donald Trump doing things that lead to a better economy.” $AZO, $AMZN Investment guru Carl Icahn said Thursday, that US President Elect Donald Trump’s accomplishments before he has even officially entered the Oval Office point to a “much, much better economy.” So promising, in fact, that the billionaire activist investor admits he should […]

800 Ferrari’s (NYSE:RACE) Paraded the High Banked Daytona Speedway

800 Ferrari’s (NYSE:RACE) Paraded the High Banked Daytona Speedway

800 Ferrari’s (NYSE:RACE) Paraded the High Banked Daytona Speedway $RACE The Ferrari Finali Mondiali 2016 was held on 1-4 December at Daytona International Speedway in Florida. This is the 1st time the premier event was held in the Americas. Scuderia Ferrari drivers, Sebastian Vettel, and Kimi Raikkonen finished the 4-day event with an exhibition at […]

Shell Signs Iran Oil & Gas Development Deals

Shell Signs Iran Oil & Gas Development Deals

Shell Signs Iran Oil & Gas Development Deals $RDS.A, $RDS.B, $TOT Analysts said the deals showed major Crude Oil companies are prepared to keep doing business with Iran Royal Dutch Shell (NYSE:RDS.A, RDS.B) signed a provisional agreement Wednesday to develop Iranian Oil & Gas fields, an Iranian official said, the 1st deal by the world’s […]

The Post Election US Stock Market is “Amazing”

The Post Election US Stock Market is “Amazing”

The Post Election US Stock Market is “Amazing” $DIA, $SPY, $QQQ, $VXX The post-election US stock market action is intent on rallying to the new highs daily, such moves are typically associated with rapid economic growth. But, so far we have not seen any new data that supports that, except for Consumer Confidence, aka optimism, hitting its […]

Donald Trump To Nominate Andrew Puzder Secretary of Labor

Donald Trump To Nominate Andrew Puzder Secretary of Labor

Donald Trump To Nominate Andrew Puzder Secretary of Labor President Elect Donald Trump to nominate Andrew Puzder, 66 anni, CEO of the company that owns the Hardee’s and Carl’s Jr. fast food chains, as US Secretary of Labor. Mr. Puzder, who served as an economic adviser to Trump during the campaign, is a critic of […]

Wall Street’s Top Analysts Upgrades, Downgrades & Initiations

Wall Street’s Top Analysts Upgrades, Downgrades & Initiations

Wall Street’s Top Analysts Upgrades, Downgrades & Initiations  $DFS, $JNPR, $K, $MU, $NTAP, $RIO, $UNH Daily HeffX-LTN reviews Wall Street analysts research reports to find new investing and trading ideas for our readers. Some reports cover stocks to buy, and others cover stocks to sell or avoid. Below is a list of Wall Streets top analysts upgrades, […]

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Mixed

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Mixed $CORN, $WEAT, $SOYB Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) agriculture grains futures close mixed Wednesday with Corn and Wheat futures falling, buffeted by profit-taking and abundant world supplies. The most active Corn contract for March delivery fell 2.5 cents, or 0.69%, to 3.58 bu. March Wheat delivery drooped 5.75 cents, or […]

Freedom of Speech and The Internet, Red Level Emergency

Freedom of Speech and The Internet, Red Level Emergency

Freedom of Speech and The Internet, Red Level Emergency $GOOGL, $FB In October, US President Barack Hussein Obama surrendered control over the Internet to the United Nations.  Now after the November Presidential election the main-stream media complains of “fake news” and wants to ban news sources outside the control of the corporate media. The European Union […]

Bollinger Makes World’s Most Sought-After Champagne

Bollinger Makes World’s Most Sought-After Champagne

Bollinger Makes World’s Most Sought-After Champagne How Bollinger’s rare, delicious Vieilles Vignes Françaises go from field to cellar to some of us In all of the Champagne appellation just a few small parcels of land were untouched by a phylloxera blight that ravaged European winemakers in Y 1863, ruining more than 6-M acres of vineyards. […]

The Great Recession Is Over, and America is Running on Empty

The Great Recession Is Over, and America is Running on Empty

The Great Recession Is Over, and America is Running on Empty A Gallup study of US growth and productivity finds there has been NO economic recovery. “The Great Recession may be over, but America is running on empty,” writes Jim Clifton, Chairman/CEO at Gallup. The US Council on Competitiveness asked Gallup to conduct, pro bono, […]

US President Donald Trump’s Tax Cuts “Economic Nirvana”

US President Donald Trump’s Tax Cuts “Economic Nirvana”

US President Donald Trump’s Tax Cuts “Economic Nirvana” US President Elect Donald Trump’s proposed tax policies will have a positive effect much the same President Ronald Reagan’s did. Economist Art Laffer, a former member of Ronald Reagan’s Economic Policy Advisory Board, said that Donald Trump should not worry about America’s growing trade deficit, and he […]