Wall Street’s Top Analysts’ Upgrades, Downgrades & Initiations

Wall Street’s Top Analysts’ Upgrades, Downgrades & Initiations

Wall Street’s Top Analysts’ Upgrades, Downgrades & Initiations $DG, $MON, $PANW, $TGTX, $ULTX 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, […]

Chinese Investment in Latin America is the Key to Regional Growth

Chinese Investment in Latin America is the Key to Regional Growth

Chinese Investment in Latin America is the Key to Regional Growth Chinese investments in Latin America and the Caribbean will be Key to the growth and development of this region, especially for tourism and infrastructure, Colombian academic Jose Reyes Bernal Bellon said in an interview Tuesday. Chinese investments are “an added value that provides a […]

Saudi Arabia Engaged HSBC Banker to Manage Bond Sale

Saudi Arabia Engaged HSBC Banker to Manage Bond Sale

Saudi Arabia Engaged HSBC Banker to Manage Bond Sale Fahad Al Saif has become the 2nd HSBC banker to be appointed to a government role in recent months It was reported Tuesday that Saudi Arabia has engaged HSBC Holdings banker Fahad Al Saif to start a debt management office responsible for the Kingdom’s 1st international […]

Obama Admin, Fed Laud Economic Growth, Consumers Disagree

Obama Admin, Fed Laud Economic Growth, Consumers Disagree

Obama Admin, Fed Laud Economic Growth, Consumers Disagree $DIA, $SPY, $QQQ, $VXX Consumer Confidence unexpectedly fell in May for a 2nd month as American consumers are less than enthusiastic about the current state of the economy, a report from the New York-based Conference Board showed Tuesday. The Conference Board’s Sentiment Index fell to 92.6 i […]

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Presents an Extra Speciale 458MM

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Presents an Extra Speciale 458MM

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Presents an Extra Speciale 458MM $RACE Tuesday, Ferrari revealed an Italian White extra Speciale 458MM. The Supercar is a 1-off built specifically for a British owner. The 458 MM Speciale debuted at Fiorano, where Ferrari chief test driver Dario Benuzzi and the unnamed owner ran laps on the Scuderia’s home track. The “MM […]

If You Value Your Health Eat Real Food

If You Value Your Health Eat Real Food

If You Value Your Health Eat Real Food As I see it buying antibiotic-free meat is an important step if you value your health. Your best bet is to buy Organically raised grass-fed or pastured meats and animal products. If you are unsure of where to find raw milk, check out Raw-Milk-Facts.com and RealMilk.com. They […]

Donald Trump and RNC Begin Fundraising

Donald Trump and RNC Begin Fundraising

Donald Trump and RNC Begin Fundraising Donald Trump and the Republican National Committee (RNC) have sent out their 1st email fundraising pitch, focusing on small donors who contributed to the presumptive nominee’s primary campaign. “Our country doesn’t win anymore,” the e-Mail begins, using an often-used premise of the GOP presumptive nominee, and ends with a […]

Box Office: ‘X-Men: Apocalypse’ Tops with $80-M; ‘Alice Through the Looking Glass’ DOA

Box Office: ‘X-Men: Apocalypse’ Tops with $80-M; ‘Alice Through the Looking Glass’ DOA

Box Office: ‘X-Men: Apocalypse’ Tops with $80-M; ‘Alice Through the Looking Glass’ DOA $DIS, $SNE, $CMCSA, $AMZN Globally, ‘X-Men’ takes $265.8-M at the box office Bryan Singer’s X-Men: Apocalypse won at the Memorial Day box-office, crushing Johnny Depp’s family-friendly Alice Through the Looking Glass. Apocalypse grossed $65.3-M for the 3-day weekend, putting its 4-day holiday […]

The Week Ahead on Wall Street

The Week Ahead on Wall Street

The Week Ahead on Wall Street $MDT, $KORS, $AVGO The US financial markets were closed Monday for Memorial Day. This week only 3 members of the S&P 500 will report Q-1 earnings to Wall Street as this season is winding down, they are: Medtronic (NYSE:MDT) Tuesday, Michael Kors Holdings (NYSE:KORS) Wednesday and Broadcom (NASDAQ:AVGO) on Thursday. Economic Reports […]

Tulla Group’s Kevin Maloney, Chasing Growth in Australia

Tulla Group’s Kevin Maloney, Chasing Growth in Australia

Tulla Group’s Kevin Maloney, Chasing Growth in Australia CapitalPitch, an funding platform in Australia that helps startups connect with VC (venture capital) money, has begun raising at least A$10-M for its own fund to co-invest in early-stage Australia ventures that raise money through its website. The new CapitalPitch Venture Fund is partnered with the high-net-worth […]

Energy Cooperation the Key Link to Russia-China Economic Tie-up

Energy Cooperation the Key Link to Russia-China Economic Tie-up

Energy Cooperation the Key Link to Russia-China Economic Tie-up Energy cooperation has become the ‘backbone” of the Russia-China economic partnership, as bi-lateral interaction is expected to speed up in all economic fields. Russian Deputy Prime Minister Arkady Dvorkovich expressed the confidence that bi-lateral economic cooperation would continue to grow steadily in various fields. “China is […]

Bollywood Parks Dubai Reveals Attractions and Ticket Prices

Bollywood Parks Dubai Reveals Attractions and Ticket Prices

Bollywood Parks Dubai Reveals Attractions and Ticket Prices The world’s 1st Bollywood-themed park will open in October 2016 Bollywood Parks Dubai, a part of the upcoming theme park complex Dubai Parks and Resorts has revealed details about the attractions and rides that it will host. The world’s 1st Bollywood themed park, it will open along […]

Bushfires on the Rise in Australia, + 40% Since 2007

Bushfires on the Rise in Australia, + 40% Since 2007

Bushfires on the Rise in Australia, + 40% Since 2007 The number of bushfires in Australia is on the rise, +40% since Y 2007 local scientists have found. In a new research paper, published earlier this year in the journal Royal Society Open Science, scientists from CSIRO and University of Tasmania also say the increasing […]

Former US President Bill Clinton Crashed the Housing Market

Former US President Bill Clinton Crashed the Housing Market

Former US President Bill Clinton Crashed the Housing Market The way to trading and business riches is simple “Buy low, Sell high.” Donald Trump has been very good at buying low and selling high, and it helps account for his success in business. Last week the Democratic front-runner, Hillary Clinton painted that a crime. While […]

Donald Trump, “Illegal Immigrants Get Better Care Than Our Veterans”

Donald Trump, “Illegal Immigrants Get Better Care Than Our Veterans”

Donald Trump, “Illegal Immigrants Get Better Care Than Our Veterans” Donald Trump in a Memorial Day weekend speech pressed his message on Veterans, saying that his administration would take care of them and correct a situation in which “illegal immigrants are taken care of by this country better than our Veterans.” Speaking at the annual […]

A Stock Market History Lesson

A Stock Market History Lesson

A Stock Market History Lesson $DIA, $SPY, $QQQ Going back to Y 1929, the S&P 500, excluding dividends, has been unchanged on the year just 5 times; Y’s 1947, 1948, 1970, 2011, and 2015.  Meaning, the success rate of hold a Neutral stance on the market in the 86 years between Y’s 1929 and 2015 […]

Wanda City Opening to Rival to Shanghai Disney (NYSE:DIS)

Wanda City Opening to Rival to Shanghai Disney (NYSE:DIS)

Wanda City Opening to Rival to Shanghai Disney (NYSE:DIS) $DIS China’s Wanda Group on Saturday opened a RMB 40-B (US$6.1-B) theme park in the eastern city of Nanchang, capital of Jiangxi Province. Wanda Cultural Tourism City (Wanda City), is the latest rival to Shanghai Disney (NYSE:DIS) opening to the public in June. At the opening […]

Water Homes is Part of Dubai Mega Project

Water Homes is Part of Dubai Mega Project

Water Homes is Part of Dubai Mega Project The project, called Marasi Business Bay, will be developed by Dubai Properties State-owned conglomerate Dubai Holding has announced a new Dhs 1-B project in Business Bay which will be developed by its real estate arm, Dubai Properties Group. Called Marasi Business Bay, the waterfront development will extend […]

Heavy Storms and Heavy Flooding Across Houston Texas

Heavy Storms and Heavy Flooding Across Houston Texas

Heavy Storms and Heavy Flooding Across Houston Texas Heavy storms roared across the Houston area Friday evening causing multiple roads closing and evacuations because of the floodwaters. In Galveston, torrential rain came down on the area as the swirling winds as severe weather moved through the area. The waters continue to rise in and around […]

Once Again Hillary Clinton is a “Shaky” Candidate for US President

Once Again Hillary Clinton is a “Shaky” Candidate for US President

Once Again Hillary Clinton is a “Shaky” Candidate for US President Savvy analysts in the political press have outlined Key missteps that is sees a “sinking” Hillary Clinton in her quest to become President of the United States of America They are, as follows: Taking Hispanic enthusiasm for granted Alienating America’s young voters Losing the […]

Philippines Seeing Strong Domestic Demand

Philippines Seeing Strong Domestic Demand

Philippines Seeing Strong Domestic Demand Continued demand for capital and consumer goods drove imports growth of 11.7% in March this year, the National Economic and Development Authority (NEDA) said this week. The agency reported that imports reached US$6.4-B from 5.7-B in the same frame last year. “This is on account of higher purchases of capital […]

South Korea’s Household Consumption Falling

South Korea’s Household Consumption Falling

South Korea’s Household Consumption Falling Private (household) consumption in South Korea fell in Q-1 on lower household income, a government report revealed Friday. Monthly private consumption averaged 2,669,000 Won (US$2,262) per household during the January-March period, up 0.6% from the same frame last year, according to Statistics Korea. Real private consumption, adjusted for inflation, declined […]

Microsoft, Facebook Agree to build High-speed Trans-Atlantic sub-Sea Cable

Microsoft, Facebook Agree to build High-speed Trans-Atlantic sub-Sea Cable

Microsoft, Facebook Agree to build High-speed Trans-Atlantic sub-Sea Cable $MSFT, $FB, $GOOGL, $AMZN Thursday, US technology giants Microsoft (NASDAQ:MSFT) and Facebook (NASDAQ:FB) announced they will jointly build a high-speed undersea cable across the Atlantic to give customers fast and reliable access to the 2 companies’ “cloud” and online services as demand grows. The new 6,600-kilometer undersea […]

Summer Investment Strategy, Play Defense

Summer Investment Strategy, Play Defense

Summer Investment Strategy, Play Defense $DIA, $SPY, $QQQ, $VXX As we enter this Summer trading season the big Wall Street traders head to The Hampton’s to vacation their trading positions laid out and staked. This year we are dealing with sluggish trading season, and an all but stalled global economy too. Notably, Eurozone business growth […]

Donald Trump Channeling Ronald Reagan Becomes the “Voice” of the GOP

Donald Trump Channeling Ronald Reagan Becomes the “Voice” of the GOP

Donald Trump Channeling Ronald Reagan Becomes the “Voice” of the GOP US Rep. Darrell Issa (R-CA) who once dubbed Donald Trump as “a Voice” of the Republican Party, hailed the GOP’s presumptive nominee Friday as  “The Voice” highlighting some “Reaganesque” elements of his campaign “What you have here is a Reaganesque campaign,” Mr. Issa said […]

F1: 2016 Monaco Grand Prix Preview

F1: 2016 Monaco Grand Prix Preview

F1: 2016 Monaco Grand Prix Preview $RACE There is a lot of action World of Motorsports this Memorial Day Weekend. In the United States the focus will be on the Indianapolis 500’s 100th anni, in Europe there’s the Nürburgring 24 Hours as well as one of racing’s premier  event, the Formula 1 Monaco Grand Prix. […]

Saving Bees Must Be a Global Priority

Saving Bees Must Be a Global Priority

Saving Bees Must Be a Global Priority Glyphosate, the active ingredient in Monsanto’s (NYSE: MON) Roundup herbicide, may be playing a role in bees’ deaths around the world According to GMO expert Don Huber, PhD.,, professor emeritus of Plant Pathology at Purdue University, there are 3 established characteristics of bee colony collapse disorder that suggest […]

Healthy, Sensible Lifestyle Changes Prevent Heart Attacks

Healthy, Sensible Lifestyle Changes Prevent Heart Attacks

Healthy, Sensible Lifestyle Changes Prevent Heart Attacks Research conducted at the Karolinska Institutet found that engaging in 5 healthy lifestyle habits could prevent about 80% of 1st-time heart attacks in men. The researchers were surprised at how powerful a healthy lifestyle can be, noting: “It is not surprising that healthy lifestyle choices would lead to a […]

Friday’s Technical Outlook for DJIA (.DJI)

Friday’s Technical Outlook for DJIA (.DJI)

Friday’s Technical Outlook for DJIA (.DJI) $DIA, $DJI Thursday, Wall Street’s major market indexes finished the day flat to unchanged. DJIA down by 23 pts closed at 17,828.29, the S&P 500 down 0.02% at 2,090.10, and the NAS Comp + 0.14% or 6 pts to end at 4,901.77. Worldwide stocks’ trading was choppy, but positive, […]

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Mixed Thursday

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Mixed Thursday $CORN, $SOYB, $WEAT Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) Corn, Wheat extended gains Thursday, and Soybean retreated as more rain was forecast in the US Southern Plains and Midwest. The most active Corn contract for Jul delivery rose 3.50 cents, or 0.86%, to close at 4.0825 bu. Jul Wheat delivery […]

GE (NYSE:GE), Saudi’s SAIIC Ink $3-B Deal to support new Saudi Vision

GE (NYSE:GE), Saudi’s SAIIC Ink $3-B Deal to support new Saudi Vision

GE (NYSE:GE), Saudi’s SAIIC Ink $3-B Deal to support new Saudi Vision $GE The J-V agreement will help expand the Kingdom’s local manufacturing sector The US industrial conglomerate General Electric (NYSE:GE) has signed a $3-B MOU (memorandum of understanding) with the Saudi Arabian Industrial Investments Company (SAIIC) to help develop the local manufacturing industry. Under […]

Ominous Business Indicator, Machinery Orders Soft

Ominous Business Indicator, Machinery Orders Soft

Ominous Business Indicator, Machinery Orders Soft $DIA, $SPY, $QQQ, $VXX US business spending intentions weakened in April for a 3rd month running on soft demand for machinery, but a surge in contracts to purchase previously owned homes to a 10-year high supported views economic growth was gaining speed. The growth picture was further boosted by […]

Auction News: Shelby Cobra’s Hammer for $1,000,000+

Auction News: Shelby Cobra’s Hammer for $1,000,000+

Auction News: Shelby Cobra’s Hammer for $1,000,000+ Classic Shelby “Muscle” was the theme at the Mecum Auction in Indianapolis, Indiana last weekend, where a pair of Cobras each reached 7 figures during bidding. Highlighting the sale was a 1967 Cobra 427, a recently-restored example with about 20,000 original miles. That Cobra sold for $1.1-M, while […]

Donald Trump, “I want to run against Hillary”

Donald Trump, “I want to run against Hillary”

Donald Trump, “I want to run against Hillary” Just after clinching the GOP’s presidential nomination Wednesday night, Donald Trump spoke out to US President Barack Hussein Obama for refusing to call on Hillary Clinton to quit the Democratic race because of the email scandal. “I sort of like her in the race,” Donald Trump said […]

Medical Marijuana Update

Medical Marijuana Update

Medical Marijuana Update US Rep. Dana Rohrabacher (R-CA) becomes the 1st member of Congress to admit using medical marijuana, an Ohio medical marijuana bill is moving, and more. National On Tuesday,a GOP congressman came out of the closet on his medical marijuana use. Longtime medical marijuana supporter Rep. Dana Rohrabacher (R-CA) has told marijuana reformers […]

Thursday’s Technical Outlook for DJIA (.DJI)

Thursday’s Technical Outlook for DJIA (.DJI)

Thursday’s Technical Outlook for DJIA (.DJI) $DIA, $DJI Wednesday, US stocks rallied on the back of Crude Oil’s strength, with the DJIA adding 145 pts to close at 17,851.51. The NAS Comp advanced 33 pts to end at 4,894.89, and the S&P added 0.70% to 2,090.54. Risk appetite on dominated markets from the start of […]

F1: Ferrari’s Sebastian Vettel Expects to be Strong at Monaco

F1: Ferrari’s Sebastian Vettel Expects to be Strong at Monaco

F1: Ferrari’s Sebastian Vettel Expects to be Strong at Monaco $RACE Sebastian Vettel said Wednesday that he sees no reason why Ferrari will not be back to top form at the Monaco Grand Prix, despite the struggle in Spain. Ferrari went into the Barcelona race weekend under pressure from company President Sergio Marchionne to deliver its 1st […]

A Ft. McMurray Like Wildfire Could Easily Happen In Australia

A Ft. McMurray Like Wildfire Could Easily Happen In Australia

A Ft. McMurray Like Wildfire Could Easily Happen In Australia As a huge and destructive wildfire burned a path through central Canada, an Australian fire expert has issued a strong warning, “it could easily happen here “It sounds extreme, our cities could burn down, or parts of our suburbs could burn down, but it could happen,” […]

Donald Trump Seen as “No Nonsense, Anti-Patronage & Anti-Corruption”

Donald Trump Seen as “No Nonsense, Anti-Patronage & Anti-Corruption”

Donald Trump Seen as “No Nonsense, Anti-Patronage & Anti-Corruption” America’s voters are fed up with establishment politicians in the Democrat and Republican parties, and see Donald Trump as the leader of a “Virtuous Movement” against “Patronage & Corruption”. The GOP’s presumptive nominee is see as “the no nonsense the candidate of change and Hillary Clinton […]

GAWK, Inc. Files Form 10K, Reports Company Revenue Up 984%

GAWK, Inc. Files Form 10K, Reports Company Revenue Up 984%

GAWK, Inc. Files Form 10K, Reports Company Revenue Up 984% Los Angeles, CA…May 25, 2016 – GAWK Inc. (OTC PINK: GAWK) today announced that on May 24, 2016, the Company filed its Annual Report on Form 10-K for the year ended January 31, 2016 with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. In the filing, the […]

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Mixed

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Mixed $WEAT, $CORN, $SOYB Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) Wheat rebounded a bit Tuesday, Corn retreated and Soybean fell on a stronger USD. The most active Corn contract for Jul delivery was down 0.25 cents, or 0.06%, to close at 3.975 bu. Jul Wheat delivery added 2 cents, or 0.43%, to […]

US Government Dietary Guidelines Inappropriate for Most Americans

US Government Dietary Guidelines Inappropriate for Most Americans

US Government Dietary Guidelines Inappropriate for Most Americans When analyzed the actual amount of food in the government dietary patterns, are the same old one “done over”. They all consist of about 55% carbohydrates, 32 to 34% fat, and they recommend most of the same foods. There are different nutritional needs for children. Women respond […]

Donald Trump Exposing Checkered Past of Hillary & Bill Clinton

Donald Trump Exposing Checkered Past of Hillary & Bill Clinton

Donald Trump Exposing Checkered Past of Hillary & Bill Clinton Conservative Radio’s Rush Limbaugh says bringing up Bill Clinton’s sordid “legitimate past” is a responsibility Donald Trump is taking on to educate millennial voters. Donald Trump has new ads running that depict Bill Clinton as a rapist, and he used the word “rapist” to describe […]

F1: The Monaco Grand Prix is this Sunday

F1: The Monaco Grand Prix is this Sunday

F1: The Monaco Grand Prix is this Sunday   This week true jet-setting bonafides, and the world’s wealthiest converge on the terraces of Monte Carlo villas, hotels, and the fantails of mega yachts for the Monaco Grand Prix. Preliminary action start Thursday (thought things are setting up now), the race runs through the city streets […]

Setting Up Business in Dubai Design District

Setting Up Business in Dubai Design District

Setting Up Business in Dubai Design District With world class facilities and smart initiatives, d3 is calling creative people across world Dubai is known for its unique sky scrapers, beautiful beaches and luxurious hotels. Now Dubai wants to become the design capital of the world. Dubai Design District, popularly known as d3, is calling designers […]

China’s Exporters Implement “Plan B” Against Headwinds

China’s Exporters Implement “Plan B” Against Headwinds

China’s Exporters Implement “Plan B” Against Headwinds China’s exporters are turning to an “alternative plan” aka Plan B, to underpin exports as foreign trade continued to be affected by weak demand, experts said Monday. “Plan B” involves manufacturing high-tech and innovative products amid ongoing supply-side structural reform to replace labor-intensive products, according to an article […]

SEC Cracking Down on Misleading “Shocking” Corporate Accounting

SEC Cracking Down on Misleading “Shocking” Corporate Accounting

SEC Cracking Down on Misleading “Shocking” Corporate Accounting $DIA, $SPY, $QQQ, $VXX SEC’s chief accountant for corporate sending message to companies that aggressively engage in misleading adjusted earnings measures. Mark Kronforst, chief accountant of the SEC’s corporation finance division, warned that the SEC is sending a message to companies that excessively engage in misleading accounting. […]

Donald Trump has the Temperament to be Commander-in-Chief

Donald Trump has the Temperament to be Commander-in-Chief

Donald Trump has the Temperament to be Commander-in-Chief Donald Trump defended his “tough tone,” telling the WS-J he has the right temperament to be Commander-in-Chief, in an interview regarding national security. Hillary Clinton is on the offensive trying to paint Donald Trump as someone reckless and impulsive whose not to be trusted with nuclear launch […]

Monday’s Technical Outlook for DJIA (.DJI)

Monday’s Technical Outlook for DJIA (.DJI)

Monday’s Technical Outlook for DJIA (.DJI) $DIA, $.DJI Wall Street bounced Friday, with the DJIA adding 65 points or 0.38% to end at 17,500.94, down for a 4th week running. The benchmark index got hit by FOMC’s Hawkish Mins, but as most worldwide indexes, shrugged concerns over upcoming events and rose on the back of […]

The Week Ahead on Wall Street

The Week Ahead on Wall Street

The Week Ahead on Wall Street $AZO, $HPE, $INTU, $COST, $HPQ, $DG Only 16 members of the S&P 500 will report earnings this week as Q-1 earnings season winds down. Included in this group are: AutoZone (NYSE:AZO), Hewlett Packard Enterprise (NYSE:HPE) and Intuit (NASDAQ:INTU) Tuesday, Costco Wholesale (NASDAQ:COST) and HP (NYSE:HPQ) Wednesday, and Dollar General […]

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Mixed Friday

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Mixed Friday $CORN, $SOYB, $WEAT Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) Corn and Soybean rebounded Friday, and Wheat extended losses on stronger USD. The most active Corn contract for Jul delivery added 4.50 cents, or 1.15%, to close at 3.945 bu. Jul Wheat delivery lost 1 cents, or 0.21% to settle at […]

Big Pharma’s Drugs in Our Water Supply, A Big Problem

Big Pharma’s Drugs in Our Water Supply, A Big Problem

Big Pharma’s Drugs in Our Water Supply, A Big Problem Papers published in scientific journals describe fish and birds responding with altered behavior and reproductive systems to antidepressants, diabetes medication and other psychoactive or hormonally active drugs at concentrations found in the environment. They report on opioids, amphetamines and other pharmaceuticals found in treated drinking […]

Abenomics Not Likely to Lift Japan Out of Sluggish Growth

Abenomics Not Likely to Lift Japan Out of Sluggish Growth

Abenomics Not Likely to Lift Japan Out of Sluggish Growth Statistics released Wednesday showed Japan recorded better-than-expected economic growth numbers in Q-1 of the year. However, economists said the real picture may not be as rosy as it looks to be based on preliminary statistics. The reform plans championed by Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, known […]