Japan’s Takeda Pharmaceutical to Develop a Vaccine for Zika Virus

Japan’s Takeda Pharmaceutical to Develop a Vaccine for Zika Virus

Japan’s Takeda Pharmaceutical to Develop a Vaccine for Zika Virus $TKPYY Takeda Pharmaceutical Co. won US government funding to develop a vaccine for the Zika virus, a mosquito-borne pathogen that’s spreading rapidly through the Americas. The Osaka, Japan-based company was awarded a contract for as much as $312-M from the US Health and Human Services […]

F1: Italian Grand Prix at Monza Free Practice Results

F1: Italian Grand Prix at Monza Free Practice Results

F1: Italian Grand Prix at Monza Free Practice Results $RACE Formula One leader Lewis Hamilton ousted MercedesAMG team mate Nico Rosberg from the top of the time sheets in Italian Grand Prix free practice Friday. The Briton, chasing his 50th Grand Prix win Sunday, enjoyed a sunny afternoon at the Monza circuit with a fastest […]

Eric Trump, Dad Wants to ‘Protect Our Country’ with Immigration Stance

Eric Trump, Dad Wants to ‘Protect Our Country’ with Immigration Stance

Eric Trump, Dad Wants to ‘Protect Our Country’ with Immigration Stance Friday, Eric Trump defended his father’s immigration and deportation plans, saying wants to “protect this country and preserve the wages of 320-M people who live here.” “It’s very, very sad,” Eric Trump said in a TV interview. “The median income hasn’t gone up in […]

Steer Clear of Aggressive Driving this Holiday Weekend

Steer Clear of Aggressive Driving this Holiday Weekend

Steer Clear of Aggressive Driving this Holiday Weekend Some tips on how to avoid hostile behavior on the road Most drivers know “road rage” when they see it. Road Rage when 1 driver intends to intimidate, threaten, or harm another, and often includes dangerous behaviors such as speeding, yelling, honking, and/or tailgating. Road Rage happens […]

SpaceX Rocket Explosion Destroys Facebook Satellite (NASDAQ:FB)

SpaceX Rocket Explosion Destroys Facebook Satellite (NASDAQ:FB)

SpaceX Rocket Explosion Destroys Facebook Satellite (NASDAQ:FB) $FB, $BA, $TSLA The Cape Canaveral explosion jostled buildings for miles and destroyed a $200-M satellite providing Internet to remote regions. A rocket designed by Los Angeles area firm, SpaceX, the Falcon 9, exploded on a Cape Canaveral launch pad Thursday morning, shaking buildings for miles and destroying […]

Key World Stock, Crude, Gold and Silver Markets Briefing

Key World Stock, Crude, Gold and Silver Markets Briefing

Key World Stock, Crude, Gold and Silver Markets Briefing $DIA, $OIL, $USO, $GLD, $SLV Commentary: The markets trade quietly Thursday as some risk capital was taken off the table Wednesday, ahead of the US NFP employment data Friday. PE DJIA at 18400.88, -0.29% tested last week’s low around 18330, but remained in the range 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 $BSX, $MU, $CRM, $TRP, $WBA 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 […]

Dubai Opera Opens to Public

Dubai Opera Opens to Public

Dubai Opera Opens to Public Dubai Opera will offer a diverse year-round program of concerts and events Placido Domingo sang at a sold-out Dubai Opera Wednesday evening, starting a diverse year-round program of concerts and events designed to appeal to Dubai’s cosmopolitan residents and visitors. A media preview was held Tuesday, coinciding with the dress […]

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 […]

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Higher

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Higher $CORN, $WEAT, $SOYB Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) grains futures finished higher Thursday as investors covered short positions and bought at bargain prices after the grains dove multi-year lows during 8-day skids on prospects of abundant US and world supplies. The most active Corn contract for December delivery was up […]

Zika Virus Bearing Mosquitoes “Trapped” in Miami Beach

Zika Virus Bearing Mosquitoes “Trapped” in Miami Beach

Zika Virus Bearing Mosquitoes “Trapped” in Miami Beach Protect yourself with safe, natural solutions Florida officials Thursday said they have trapped the 1st Mosquitoes that tested positive for the Zika virus in the Miami area, further confirming reports of local US transmission of the illness that can cause severe birth defects. 3 Mosquito samples tested […]

The AAII Sentiment Survey for the Frame Ended 31 August 2016

The AAII Sentiment Survey for the Frame Ended 31 August 2016

The AAII Sentiment Survey for the Frame Ended 31 August 2016 $DIA, $SPY, $QQQ, $VXX The AAII Investor Sentiment Survey measures the percentage of individual investors who are Bullish, Bearish, and Neutral on the US stock market for the next 6 months, The AAII Investor Sentiment Survey has become a widely followed measure of the […]

F1: Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Races on its Home Track This Weekend

F1: Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Races on its Home Track This Weekend

F1: Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Races on its Home Track This Weekend $RACE This weekend Ferrari will be at its ‘”home” Grand Prix, Monza, and team driver, Sebastian Vettel he believes The Scuseria will get a big boost. “I think we need a bit of a boost and support, so I am very much looking forward to this […]

The Earth is Gaining Land at Coastlines, Not Losing It

The Earth is Gaining Land at Coastlines, Not Losing It

The Earth is Gaining Land at Coastlines, Not Losing It A new study reveals that the Earth is actually gaining more land at coastlines, contrary to the belief that global warming is leaving to shrinking continents. The Dutch Deltares Research Institute study found that the Earth has gained more than 107,000 square miles of land […]

Financial Markets Running on “Hope” for Continuing Stimulus

Financial Markets Running on “Hope” for Continuing Stimulus

Financial Markets Running on “Hope” for Continuing Stimulus $DIA, $SPY, $QQQ, $VXX In this world of easy money, where the markets hope the near-Zero interest rate policies to continue, there really should be hope for a growing not stagnant economy. This week;s economic reports have been dominated by a very strong consumer confidence report. The […]

Donald Trump, “Kids will say the Pledge of Allegiance”

Donald Trump, “Kids will say the Pledge of Allegiance”

Donald Trump, “Kids will say the Pledge of Allegiance” Thursday morning, Donald Trump hammered San Francisco 49ers QB Colin Kaepernick’s refusal to stand for our National Anthem, telling an American Legion convention he’ll work “to strengthen respect for our flag.” In his strong speech in Cincinnati, he did not mention Mr. Kaepernick’s name but began […]

Key World Stock, Crude, Gold and Silver Markets Briefing

Key World Stock, Crude, Gold and Silver Markets Briefing

Key World Stock, Crude, Gold and Silver Markets Briefing $DIA, $OIL, $USO, $GLD, $SLV Commentary: All the markets may trade quietly Thursday as some risk capital was taken off the table Wednesday, and may continue Thursday before the US NFP employment data Friday. PE DJIA at 18400.88, -0.29% tested last week’s low around 18330, but […]

Wall Street’s Top Analysts Upgrades, Downgrades & Initiations

Wall Street’s Top Analysts Upgrades, Downgrades & Initiations

Wall Street’s Top Analysts Upgrades, Downgrades & Initiations $ANF, $BABA, $BIDU, $FDC, $FSLR, $UA 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 Lower

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Lower $CORN, $WEAT, $SOYB Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) grains futures finished lower Wednesday, declining on the prospect of record harvests in the Farm Belt and expanded crop stockpiles. The most active Corn contract for December delivery was down 0.25 cents, or 0.08%, to 3.155 bu. December Wheat delivery fell 4 […]

Gulf Millionaires to Invest in Dubai Real Estate Over London in 2017

Gulf Millionaires to Invest in Dubai Real Estate Over London in 2017

Gulf Millionaires to Invest in Dubai Real Estate Over London in 2017 Cluttons forecast places Paris and Doha alongside UK capital, Toronto the 3rd choice Dubai’s real estate market is set to overtake the international destinations of London, New York and Singapore as the top choice for GCC wealthiest investors next year, a new report reveals. […]

Bespoke Traveling in India

Bespoke Traveling in India

Bespoke Traveling in India Jacada Travel’s newly unveiled bespoke journeys to India makes for a once-in-a-lifetimes adventure, where you can hope to encounter some tigers in the wild or take a breather from life in a digital detox getaway while lapping up India’s rural majesty. From dramatic landscapes to mesmerizing architecture, India’s thousands of years of […]

WB Issues “Mulan Bonds” in China, Issue Oversubscribed

WB Issues “Mulan Bonds” in China, Issue Oversubscribed

WB Issues “Mulan Bonds” in China, Issue Oversubscribed The World Bank (WB) Wednesday issued landmark bonds denominated in special drawing rights (SDR) in China’s interbank market. The 3-year SDR bonds worth SDR 500-M SDR (US$700-M) were billed as “Mulan bonds.” China’s RMB Yuan, or renminbi, will be used as the settlement currency. It is the […]

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) to Build the 500th LaFerrari for Charity

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) to Build the 500th LaFerrari for Charity

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) to Build the 500th LaFerrari for Charity $RACE Ferrari announced Wednesday that it will produce the 500th LaFerrari to benefit the earthquake victims in Central Italy. During the bi-lateral summit between the Italian and German governments that took place at Ferrari, Chairman/CEO Sergio Marchionne announced that the Italian automaker will produce “1 More” […]

US Fed “Mastering the Art of Market Manipulation”

US Fed “Mastering the Art of Market Manipulation”

US Fed “Mastering the Art of Market Manipulation” $DIA, $SPY, $QQQ, $VXX Ace bond investor Bill Gross ramped up his criticism of the US Fed Wednesday, characterizing its Chairwoman Janet Yellen and her predecessors and contemporaries at other central banks of mastering “the Art of Market Manipulation.” Mr. Gross writes: “All have mastered the Art […]

Mediterranean Diet is Heart Healthy

Mediterranean Diet is Heart Healthy

Mediterranean Diet is Heart Healthy New research suggests that eating a Mediterranean diet may prolong the lives of heart patients. “Adherence to the Mediterranean diet reduces the risk of overall mortality, not only in the general population — which is already known, but in patients who already suffered a heart attack,” said study researcher Dr. […]

WHO Convening Emergency Committee Meeting on Zika Virus

WHO Convening Emergency Committee Meeting on Zika Virus

WHO Convening Emergency Committee Meeting on Zika Virus The World Health Organization (WHO) said Tuesday that its Emergency Committee on Zika would meet Thursday to review the outbreak’s evolution and neurological birth defects linked to the mosquito-borne virus. The panel of independent experts led by Dr. David Heymann, which last met on 14 June, convenes […]

News Study: Sudden Cardiac Death is Predictable

News Study: Sudden Cardiac Death is Predictable

News Study: Sudden Cardiac Death is Predictable Because it occurs without warning, sudden cardiac death is a leading cause of death in the US. But now researchers say they have developed a model they can use to predict these nearly always fatal events. Each year, more than 300,000 non-hospitalized Americans succumb to sudden cardiac death, […]

Exclusive Interview with Steve Douty President/CEO of Nexo, Inc.

Exclusive Interview with Steve Douty President/CEO of Nexo, Inc.

Exclusive Interview with Steve Douty President/CEO/Member of the Board of Directors of  Nexo, Inc. Nexo, Inc. (a private company) Disrupts the Movement of Big Data A New Era of Information Sharing Has Begun Last Friday I sat down with Steve Douty and to discuss the future of big file sharing, the expense and security surrounding big […]

US and Russian Astronomers Listening for “ET” Radio Signals

US and Russian Astronomers Listening for “ET” Radio Signals

US and Russian Astronomers Listening for “ET” Radio Signals A curious radio signal picked up by a Russian telescope is probably not a transmission from an extraterrestrial civilization, but astronomers in California are taking a 2nd look anyway, the SETI Institute said Tuesday. A group of Russian astronomers last year detected what appeared to be […]

Key World Stock, Crude, Gold and Silver Markets Briefing

Key World Stock, Crude, Gold and Silver Markets Briefing

Key World Stock, Crude, Gold and Silver Markets Briefing $DIA, $OIL, $USO, $GLD, $SLV Commentary: The Japanese markets are seeing some Northside actionon the back of a weak Japanese Yen at 102.94 Vs USD along with the European markets, but the excitement may dry up by soon, waiting for the US NFPs employment data Friday. PE […]

Wall Street’s Top Analysts Upgrades, Downgrades & Initiations

Wall Street’s Top Analysts Upgrades, Downgrades & Initiations

Wall Street’s Top Analysts Upgrades, Downgrades & Initiations $AAPL, $BHP, $AVGO, $MCD 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 initiations […]

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Lower

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Lower $CORN, $WEAT, $SOYB Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) grains futures finished lower Tuesday, on expectations for big crops and rising grain supplies. The most active Corn contract for December delivery was down 5 cents, or 1.56%, to 3.1575 bu. December Wheat delivery fell 4.75 cents, or 1.2%, to 3.9225 bu. […]

T2 Motorsports Will Race a Ferrari 488 GT3 in Asian GT Championships

T2 Motorsports Will Race a Ferrari 488 GT3 in Asian GT Championships

T2 Motorsports Team Will Race a Ferrari 488 GT3 in Asian GT Championships $RACE T2 Motorsports goes racing; the newly formed team will race Ferrari 488 GT3 in Asian GT championships 1st unveiled at the 2015 Finali Mondiali in Mugello, in Italy, the Ferrari 488 GT3 will be fielded by newly formed Asian racing team, […]

Donald Trump, “These Latest e-Mails Raises Major Questions”

Donald Trump, “These Latest e-Mails Raises Major Questions”

Donald Trump, “These Latest e-Mails Raises Major Questions” Tuesday, Donald Trump’s campaign released a statement saying the FBI’s discovery of 30 deleted e-Mails regarding Benghazi on Hillary Clinton’s server “raises major questions.” “Today’s disclosure that 30 additional e-Mails about Benghazi were discovered on Hillary Clinton’s private server raises additional questions about the more than 30,000 […]

Yellen Will Not Fail To Deliver Support to Financial Markets

Yellen Will Not Fail To Deliver Support to Financial Markets

Yellen Will Not Fail To Deliver Support to Financial Markets $DIA, $SPY, $QQQ, $VXX Morgan Stanley (NYSE:MS) predicts the US Fed will forgo raising interest rates in September and in December, and Janet Yellen, and the other Fed policy makers said nothing in Jackson Hole, WY, to change the firm’s outlook. US Treasuries pared a […]

Luxury Yachts for Relaxation, Recreation & Watersport.

Luxury Yachts for Relaxation, Recreation & Watersport.

Luxury Yachts for Relaxation, Recreation & Watersport. The Oceanemo Sports Utility Yacht is an innovative new line of luxury yachts, emerged from a collaborative project involving designer Fulvio De Simoni, France-based shipyard OCEA and MC Yacht International, that are designed to offer an optimally premium balance between luxury relaxation, active recreation and watersport. The latest […]

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Optimistic, Will Challenge Hard at Monza

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Optimistic, Will Challenge Hard at Monza

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Optimistic, Will Challenge Hard at Monza $RACE Ferrari says it is convinced that it has ‘turned the corner” on its recent F1 racing struggles, and that is now ready to challenge for podium finishes despite missing out on a Top 3 finish at the Belgian Grand Prix last Sunday. Scuderia Team drivers Sebastian […]

Leonardo DiCaprio Foundation Associated with Malaysian Corruption

Leonardo DiCaprio Foundation Associated with Malaysian Corruption

Leonardo DiCaprio Foundation Associated with Malaysian Corruption Leonardo DiCaprio traveled to Sumatra, Indonesia early in Y 2016 to raise awareness for deforestation, Sumatra is home to indigenous tribes and endangered animals that his Leonardo DiCaprio Foundation has been working to protect. The trip generated lots of ‘Ink” and pictures of the Oscar winner with several […]

FBI Recovers Hillary Clinton’s “Erased” Benghazi e-Mails

FBI Recovers Hillary Clinton’s “Erased” Benghazi e-Mails

FBI Recovers Hillary Clinton’s “Erased” Benghazi e-Mails The US State Department says 30 e-Mails involving the Y 2012 attack on US diplomatic compounds in Benghazi, Libya, are among the thousands of Hillary Clinton e-Mails recovered during the FBI’s recently closed investigation into the former Secretary of State’s use of a private server. Government lawyers told […]

GAWK MARKEDLY EXPANDS INTERNATIONAL SALES FORCE

GAWK MARKEDLY EXPANDS INTERNATIONAL SALES FORCE

GAWK MARKEDLY EXPANDS INTERNATIONAL SALES FORCE Los Angeles, August 30, 2016 — GAWK Inc. (OTC PINK: GAWK) CEO Scott Kettle announced today that the Company has initiated a new global distribution channel for the Company’s telecom services of wholly owned subsidiary, Connexum, with Telcorp International, with over 5,000 agents, representing more than 100 carriers nationally […]

Key World Stock, Crude, Gold and Silver Markets Briefing

Key World Stock, Crude, Gold and Silver Markets Briefing

Key World Stock, Crude, Gold and Silver Markets Briefing $DIA, $OIL, $USO, $GLD, $SLV Commentary: Fed Chairwoman Janet Yellen’s speech and the comments from the Fed Vice Chairman have strengthened the possibility of a rate hike this year weakening the emerging markets after the market digested the percieved hawkish remarks it took a shot at […]

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Lower

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Lower $WEAT, $CORN, $SOYB Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) grains futures closed lower Monday, with Wheat futures falling for a 6th consecutive session to a 10-year low, as ample global stocks and a regulatory clamp-down from the world’s largest buyer of the grain dragged on prices. Corn futures slid and Soybean […]

Wall Street’s Top Analysts Upgrades, Downgrades & Initiations

Wall Street’s Top Analysts Upgrades, Downgrades & Initiations

Wall Street’s Top Analysts Upgrades, Downgrades & Initiations $HOG, $HPQ, $NFLX, $SQ, $TMUS 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 […]

There is Growing Evidence That Obama’s Foriegn Policy is Failing

There is Growing Evidence That Obama’s Foriegn Policy is Failing

There is Growing Evidence That Obama’s Foriegn Policy is Failing When US President Barack Hussein Obama travels to Asia next week, he will try to reassure leaders in the region that he still has the ability (read political power) to deliver US approval for the sweeping Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP), even though the 2 Presidential candidates […]

F1: Red Bull’s Teen Driver Cost Ferrari 2 Podium Finishes at Spa

F1: Red Bull’s Teen Driver Cost Ferrari 2 Podium Finishes at Spa

F1: Red Bull’s Teen Driver Cost Ferrari 2 Podium Finishes at Spa $RACE Ferrari’s Kimi Raikkonen believes Red Bull’s teen driver, Max Verstappen will have a “massive accident sooner or later” if he does not change his behavior in on track battles in Formula 1. The Ferrari driver was furious with Mr. Verstappen for the […]

September Copper Falls to 2 Month Lows

September Copper Falls to 2 Month Lows

September Copper Falls to 2 Month Lows $CUPM Copper (NYSEArca:CUPM) futures fell to the lowest in 2 months after stockpiles surged and Barclays Plc flagged concern over growth in China, the world’s biggest consumer. Inventories tracked by exchanges in Shanghai, London and New York climbed 5 straight days last week to the highest since May. […]

Dubai Expo 2020 to Allocate $1.36-B of Contracts to SMEs

Dubai Expo 2020 to Allocate $1.36-B of Contracts to SMEs

Dubai Expo 2020 to Allocate $1.36-B of Contracts to SMEs Opportunities for SME participation extend beyond the physical expo site and six-month duration of the event, according to Expo 2020 Dubai has announced that 20% of direct and indirect spending on the Expo 2020 event will be allocated to small and medium enterprises. Under the […]

Chinese Companies Taping ASEAN Market

Chinese Companies Taping ASEAN Market

Chinese Companies Taping ASEAN Market As more and more Chinese companies tap into the burgeoning Southeast Asian market, expert and company officials expect localization to be a Key aspect to boost industrial capacity cooperation between China and members of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN). The long-time friendly ties and close neighborhood provide China […]

Personal Income, Wages, Salaries, Savings Advanced in July

Personal Income, Wages, Salaries, Savings Advanced in July

Personal Income, Wages, Salaries, Savings Advanced in July $DIA, $SPY, $QQQ, $VXX US consumer spending increased for a fourth straight month in July amid strong demand for automobiles, pointing to a pickup in economic growth that could pave the way for the Federal Reserve to raise interest rates this year. The Commerce Department said Monday […]

Republican Voter Registration on the Rise

Republican Voter Registration on the Rise

Republican Voter Registration on the Rise The GOP has gained hundreds of thousands of new voters in the Key battleground states of Florida, North Carolina, and Pennsylvania, according to the latest report. Democrats still outnumber Republicans in those states, but the GOP has improved its standings, according to the report. In Florida since November 2012, […]

Pirelli’s 2017 Calendar is Star Studded

Pirelli’s 2017 Calendar is Star Studded

Pirelli’s 2017 Calendar is Star Studded Pirelli has unveiled a Star-studded lineup for its Y 2017 calendar that looks more like the ultimate Oscar Red Carpet than the stuff of hot pinups. Among the subjects announced Sunday are actresses Nicole Kidman, Uma Thurman, Kate Winslet, Julianne Moore, Robin Wright, Rooney Mara, Lupita Nyong’o, Penelope Cruz, […]

US, EU Free Trade (TTIP) Talks Have Failed

US, EU Free Trade (TTIP) Talks Have Failed

US, EU Free Trade  (TTIP) Talks Have Failed Germany’s Economic Minister says free trade talks between the European Union and the United States have failed. Negotiations on the so-called Trans-Atlantic Trade and Investment Partnership, or TTIP, have made little progress in recent years. Sigmar Gabriel, who is also Germany’s Vice Chancellor, said Sunday that “in […]

F1 Spa Results: The Prancing Horse ‘Gored’ by Red Bull at Turn 1

F1 Spa Results: The Prancing Horse ‘Gored’ by Red Bull at Turn 1

F1 Spa Results: The Prancing Horse ‘Gored’ by Red Bull at Turn 1 $RACE Sunday’s  start was fascinating. Things went perfectly for MercedesAMG’s Nico Rosberg, who surged ahead easily, but it was disastrous for a few of the other contenders. The 2 Ferrari drivers touched on Turn 1, with Sebastian Vettel stranded in the middle […]

Wall Street’s Top Analysts Upgrades, Downgrades & Initiations

Wall Street’s Top Analysts Upgrades, Downgrades & Initiations

Wall Street’s Top Analysts Upgrades, Downgrades & Initiations $AAL, $DG, $ECL, $NKE, $SCCO 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 Lower Friday

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Lower Friday $WEAT, $CORN, $SOYB Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) grains futures finished lower Friday, with Wheat falling to decade low, pressured by ample supplies and technical selling. Corn and Soybean prices also fell as traders awaited final harvest projections from the Pro Farmer tour, which last week trekked across major […]

The Week Ahead on Wall Street

The Week Ahead on Wall Street

The Week Ahead on Wall Street $BF.B, $CRM, $AVGO, $CPB, $HRB There are only 5 members of the S&P 500 scheduled to report earnings this week, they are: Brown-Forman Corp. (NYSE:BF.B) and Salesforce.com (NYSE:CRM) Wednesday, and Broadcom (NASDAQ:AVGO), Campbell Soup Co. (NYSE:CPB) and H&R Block (NYSE:HRB) Thursday. Economic reports The week’s 1st notable economic report […]

Box Office: ‘Don’t Breathe’ + $22-M Debut Tops ‘Suicide Squad’

Box Office: ‘Don’t Breathe’ + $22-M Debut Tops ‘Suicide Squad’

Box Office: ‘Don’t Breathe’ + $22-M Debut Tops ‘Suicide Squad’ $TWX, $SNE, $CBS, $LGF Southside With You, chronicling US President Barack Hussein Obama and Michelle Robinson’s Obama 1st date, DOA, specialty title ‘Hell or High Water’ finding audience on expansion. Psychological horror-thriller Don’t Breathe posted $10-M Friday from 3,501 theaters Friday for a $22-M weekend […]

Singapore Confirmed 41 Cases of ‘Homegrown’ Zika Virus

Singapore Confirmed 41 Cases of ‘Homegrown’ Zika Virus

Singapore Confirmed 41 Cases of ‘Homegrown’ Zika Virus Singapore has confirmed 41 cases of locally-transmitted Zika virus, mostly among foreign construction workers, and said it expected more cases to be identified. All but 7 of those infected have fully recovered, the health ministry and the National Environment Agency (NEA) said in a joint statement Sunday. […]

F1: “Be patient as Ferrari Formula One builds back up to winning form”

F1: “Be patient as Ferrari Formula One builds back up to winning form”

F1: “Be patient as Ferrari Formula One builds back up to winning form” $RACE Sebastian Vettel says he remains patient as Ferrari Formula 1 builds back up to winning form. Before the Summer break, Red Bull overtook Ferrari as the 2nd-fastest team behind Mercedes, just as news was confirmed that technical boss James Allison had left. […]

Italy Mourns its Earthquake Victims

Italy Mourns its Earthquake Victims

Italy Mourns its Earthquake Victims The death toll in the 6.3-magnitude earthquake that hit central Italy Wednesday evening has risen to 291, said the Civil Protection agency said Saturday. The death toll in the worst-hit town Amatrice was 230, while the number of victims in Accumoli and Arquato del Tronto were 11 and 50 respectively. […]

The US Government’s Economic Growth Numbers are Wrong

The US Government’s Economic Growth Numbers are Wrong

The US Government’s Economic Growth Numbers are Wrong Harvard Economist Martin Feldstein warned Friday that the US government’s measure of economic growth is always wrong, regardless of the official number. The US economy grew less than previously reported last Quarter on lower government outlays and a bigger depletion of inventories, capping a sluggish 1-H performance […]

The Louis Moinet’s Limited Edition “Sideralis Inverted” Watch

The Louis Moinet’s Limited Edition “Sideralis Inverted” Watch

The Louis Moinet’s Limited Edition “Sideralis Inverted” Watch Louis Moinet has launched a truly stunning limited edition luxury watch, called the Sideralis Inverted, that blends together horological technology of the very highest standard along with a truly original aesthetic that is inspired by the wonders of Outer Space and Interplanetary Worlds. This watch’s face displays various […]

G-20 Summit Should Champion Innovation and Development

G-20 Summit Should Champion Innovation and Development

G-20 Summit Should Champion Innovation and Development The coming Group of 20 (G-20) Summit of the world’s leading economies should champion innovation and greater integration as a means of achieving sustainable economic development. In the lead up to the 4-5 September summit in Hangzhou, China, Argentina’s President Marci spoke about what’s on the agenda of […]

There is ‘Gloom & Doom’ in the Eurozone Business Sector

There is ‘Gloom & Doom’ in the Eurozone Business Sector

There is ‘Gloom & Doom’ in the Eurozone Business Sector While the Eurozone economy has proved resilient to multiple uncertainties such as Brexit, Key business surveys in Europe’s 2 biggest economies, Germany and France has poured a bucket of cold water on the rising optimism. The Ifo Business Climate Index, which is a highly-regarded early […]

Kuwait Scraps Nuclear Power Plans

Kuwait Scraps Nuclear Power Plans

Kuwait Scraps Nuclear Power Plans Ministry says alternative sources are more cost effective   Kuwait’s Ministry of Electricity and Water has reportedly scrapped plans to build a nuclear power plant citing cost concerns. The country had planned to obtain a licence for the project from the United Nations. Kuwait Times reports that the ministry decided […]

F1: Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Qualified 3rd and 4th on the Grid at Spa

F1: Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Qualified 3rd and 4th on the Grid at Spa

F1: Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Qualified 3rd and 4th on the Grid at Spa $RACE FLASH Update: Nico Rosberg MercedeaAMG on the Pole, 2nd Red Bull Max Verstappen, 3rd  Ferrari Kimi Raikkonen and Ferrari Sebastian Vettel 4th Ferrari has a new engine specification for this weekend in Belgium. The development follows a less than impressive mid-season period for […]

John Malone Eyeing Investment in Formula One Racing

John Malone Eyeing Investment in Formula One Racing

John Malone Eyeing Investment in Formula One Racing $LMCA, $LBTYA, $AAPL, $BSYBF John Malone is reportedly in discussions to acquire a stake in Formula One (F1) either through Liberty Media Corp (NASDAQ:LMCA) or Liberty Global (NASDAQ:LBTYA), and a deal could involve Chase Carey becoming Chairman of the parent of the iconic motor-racing firm. Sky News, […]

The AAII Sentiment Survey for the Frame Ended 24 August 2016

The AAII Sentiment Survey for the Frame Ended 24 August 2016

The AAII Sentiment Survey for the Frame Ended 24 August 2016 $DIA, $SPY, $QQQ, $VXX The AAII Investor Sentiment Survey measures the percentage of individual investors who are Bullish, Bearish, and Neutral on the US stock market for the next 6 months, The AAII Investor Sentiment Survey has become a widely followed measure of the […]