President Trump Vows to ‘Go Big’ on US Economic Support

President Trump Vows to ‘Go Big’ on US Economic Support

$DIA $SPY $QQQ $RUTX $VXX Tuesday, stocks bounced as President Trump promised he is “going big” with plans to prop up the staggering economy during the coronavirus crisis. The White House’s proposal at $1-T, augments the Fed’s latest emergency move to get markets running more smoothly. Professional investors expect the market’s big swings in both […]

Wall Street’s Key Stock Analysts Research Report

Wall Street’s Key Stock Analysts Research Report

$MO, $AZO, $FDX, $HES, $LVS, $WES Daily HeffX-LTN reviews dozens of  Wall Street’s Key analysts research reports to ID new trading and investing ideas for HeffX-LTN readers. Some reports cover stocks to buy, and others cover stocks to sell or avoid. Below is the list for Tuesday, 17 March, as follows: Altria Group Inc. (NYSE:MO) was raised to Overweight from Equal Weight with a 49 target […]

Extraordinary Measures are Being Taken to Limit the Virus Spread

Extraordinary Measures are Being Taken to Limit the Virus Spread

$MSFT, $BRK.A, $BRK.B, Big Q: Do the globalists believe they can strip The People of their wealth? On 18-October-19, Johns Hopkins Center for Health Security, WEF & Gates Foundation sponsored a pandemic exercise in NY for the emergence of a new fictional viral illness; “coronavirus acute pulmonary syndrome” At the weekend Bill Gates resigned from […]

Gold Finished Lowest since December, Silver Lowest Finish in 10+ Yrs

Gold Finished Lowest since December, Silver Lowest Finish in 10+ Yrs

$XAU $GLD $XAG $SLV $USD Monday, gold futures fell to settle at their lowest mark since December, and silver futures finished at their lowest mark in over 10+yrs, as the Fed’s emergency decision to slash interest rates failed to stem losses in the stock market, sending traders scrambling for cash. Prices for the 2 precious […]

America’s 550,000+ Homeless and the Virus

America’s 550,000+ Homeless and the Virus

The Big Q: Why is no 1 addressing the explosive “virus spreading” potential simmering in the homeless, drug addicted encampments choking every Democrat-controlled city in America? Notably, the California Department of Public Health says that it does not see the homeless population as particular point of concern as of now. “Persons experiencing homelessness are not […]

British People Told to Avoid Pubs, Clubs, Theaters and Other such Social Venues

British People Told to Avoid Pubs, Clubs, Theaters and Other such Social Venues

British people need to stop non-essential social contact and avoid clubs, pubs, theaters and all unnecessary travel as the coronavirus outbreak accelerates towards the fast growth phase, Prime Minister Boris Johnson said Monday. PM Johnson had faced a backlash after his government took a less stringent approach to tackling the virus than countries such as […]

China: Coronavirus Peak is Over, Businesses Reopen in Wuhan

China: Coronavirus Peak is Over, Businesses Reopen in Wuhan

Recognizing a marked slowdown in new infections at the epicenter of the coronavirus, China’s Top health commission says the virus has passed its peak in the nation. Travel restrictions being lifted, and businesses reopening in Wuhan. Businesses in Wuhan and Hebei Province have reopened while authorities ease travel restrictions. “Broadly speaking, the peak of the […]

UAE Shutters Ferrari World and Louvre Abu Dhabi

UAE Shutters Ferrari World and Louvre Abu Dhabi

$RACE  The United Arab Emirates said Saturday it was shutting major tourism and cultural venues to contain the spread of coronavirus and announced a $27-billion plan to counter the outbreak’s economic impact. Attractions such as the Louvre Abu Dhabi museum and the Ferrari World theme park will be closed from 15-31 March, the Abu Dhabi […]

Congress Considering Cash ‘Handouts’ to American Households

Congress Considering Cash ‘Handouts’ to American Households

Cash handouts to all American households is gaining support in Congress as the best way to shore up an economy brought to a near-standstill by the coronavirus. Senator Tom Cotton (R:AK) said he is working on legislation that would provide cash stipends to American households. Several House Democrats back sending $1,000.00 checks as the best […]

“We have an enormous fiscal plan. It is at least $800 billion and maybe more”

“We have an enormous fiscal plan. It is at least $800 billion and maybe more”

The United States could pump $800-B or more into the economy to minimize damage from the coronavirus outbreak if Congress passes a payroll tax holiday through year end, White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow said Monday. “We have an enormous fiscal plan. It’s at least $800 billion and maybe more,” Mr. Kudlow told reporters, totaling up actions already taken […]

“Stocks Will Surge from ‘Pent-Up Demand’ After Coronavirus Outbreak Ends”

“Stocks Will Surge from ‘Pent-Up Demand’ After Coronavirus Outbreak Ends”

$DIA $SPY $QQQ $RUTX Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin told Jim Cramer Monday that “there will be a huge amount of pent-up demand” for stocks when the threat of the coronavirus is contained. “There will be a huge amount of pent-up demand when this is done. And it will be done,” he said. “Look for companies that […]

The 1st Test of Our Economic Strength is a Man Made Virus

The 1st Test of Our Economic Strength is a Man Made Virus

$DIA $SPY $QQQ $RUTX $VXX This health emergency was dismissed at 1st as a fleeting risk to the US economy has turned into a full test of whether 20 yrs of planning, regulation and research has left the financial system resilient to a major shock and the Fed able to mount a rescue. Preparations for an […]

Wall Street’s Key Stock Analysts Research Report

Wall Street’s Key Stock Analysts Research Report

$AMD, $AAPL, $BLK, $CAT, $DE, $DG, $MS, $WWE Daily HeffX-LTN reviews dozens of  Wall Street’s Key analysts research reports to ID new trading and investing ideas for HeffX-LTN readers. Some reports cover stocks to buy, and others cover stocks to sell or avoid. Below is the list for Monday, 16 March, as follows: Advanced Micro Devices Inc. (NASDAQ:AMD):Northland Capital raised its rating on AMD to Outperform […]

Commentary: Paul Ebeling on Wall Street, The Bulls Vs The Bears

Commentary: Paul Ebeling on Wall Street, The Bulls Vs The Bears

$DIA $SPY $QQQ $RUTX The Bulls Vs The Bears Note: “Big Bear markets end in despair and hopelessness, which many current Bulls will discover at considerable cost to themselves” — Mark Lundeen Be very wary of any advance from here, as it may prove to be what we once called a Dead-Cat Bounce.  A Dead-Cat […]

The 3 Stages of Bull and Bear Markets

The 3 Stages of Bull and Bear Markets

$DIA $XAU $USO What a wild week; I am overwhelmed!  In my articles I usually find a narrative theme in which to insert my graphics But this week the only theme that comes to mind is what an awful week it was, just awful.  Come to think of it, that’s actually a pretty good theme […]

LA Mayor Joins the Mayors of New York City and Chicago, Orders Closure of All Restaurants and Bars

LA Mayor Joins the Mayors of New York City and Chicago, Orders Closure of All Restaurants and Bars

Mayor Garcetti made the announcement late Sunday in a live broadcast mandating that only takeout and delivery will be allowed until 31 March Sunday evening, Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti announced the near-complete closure of restaurants, bars, nightclubs, entertainment venues, and gyms in the city until at least 31 March. Restaurants will allowed to continue […]

The Message from Goldman Sacks on the Impact of this Election Year Virus

The Message from Goldman Sacks on the Impact of this Election Year Virus

$GS $SPY $OIL $USO The Goldman Sachs investor call Sunday. The Key economic take aways are: 50% of Americans will contract the virus (150-M people) as it is very communicable.  This is on a par with Rhinovirus aka the common cold, of which there are about 200 strains and which the majority of Americans will […]

“Do Not Expect US Recession From Coronavirus”

“Do Not Expect US Recession From Coronavirus”

Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said he does not expect the coronavirus tipping the US economy into recession, even though growth will slow. “Later in the year, obviously the economic activity will pick up as we confront this virus,” Secretary Mnuchin said Sunday on national television. Secretary Mnuchin spoke as many businesses in the US and […]

Universal Live-Action Filming Goes on Virus Hiatus + the Rest of the Hollywood Shut Downs

Universal Live-Action Filming Goes on Virus Hiatus + the Rest of the Hollywood Shut Downs

$CMCSA $SNE $NFLX $DIS Hollywood Box Office May Take $20-B Hit From Coronavirus Impact ‘Jurassic World: Dominion’ and ‘Flint Stong‘ filming will be affected by the hiatus. Universal Pictures’ live-action feature productions will slow down and go on hiatus starting this weekend due to the new coronavirus outbreak.  “The studio continues to monitor the situation […]

F1: Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Shuts Maranello Factory Down

F1: Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Shuts Maranello Factory Down

$RACE Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) has shut its Maranello factory including its F1 operations in response to the global coronavirus pandemic. With Italy being 1 of the countries in Europe that has been impacted the most by the virus outbreak, the Italian government has imposed a strict lockdown across the entire nation to try to limit community […]

Crude Oil Demand Heads for Record Lows

Crude Oil Demand Heads for Record Lows

$OIL $USO “This is a sudden, instant demand shock, the scale of the decline is unprecedented.” Gasoline becomes more affordable, just when Americans do not need it.” Global Crude Oil consumption is heading to the biggest annual contraction in history, as more countries introduce unprecedented measures to fight the virus outbreak. Travel bans, work-from-home, canceled […]

Key US Economic Indicators May Suffer ‘Virus Shock’

Key US Economic Indicators May Suffer ‘Virus Shock’

$DIS, $AMC, $MGM Official US indicators for employment, inflation and GDP may seem badly out-of-date as the rapidly spreading coronavirus outbreak wreaks havoc on the economy, as the Key data points are often a month behind. To give a more timely look, below are 5 Key indicators tracking how consumers are reacting to the crisis. […]

HeffX-LTN’s Virus Resource Guide

HeffX-LTN’s Virus Resource Guide

HeffX-LTN assembled this go-to reference page for links to all the latest information you will need to do everything you can to protect yourself, family, and community from the coronavirus. The World Health Organization has declared the SARS-COV-2 virus that causes the COVID-19 infection a global pandemic, and everyone has a role to play in […]

Unprecedented Stresses in US Financial Markets Has Investor Sidelining Trillions in Cash

Unprecedented Stresses in US Financial Markets Has Investor Sidelining Trillions in Cash

$DIA $SPY $QQQ $RUTX $USD $JPY $VXX Friday, Ultra Long-term US T-Bond futures moved about 1.3 pts a day on average in January, were down more than 7 pts on the day and off 36 pts from Monday’s high. Italian sovereign debt had imploded. An index of costs to insure corporate debt with credit-default swaps […]

The Virus Hysteria Spreads and the World ‘Locks Down’ as President Trump Tested Negative for Coronavirus

The Virus Hysteria Spreads and the World ‘Locks Down’ as President Trump Tested Negative for Coronavirus

The Mainstream Media wants you to panic, don’t! But each and every one of us has a duty to keep informed and educate ourselves on what scientists and researchers tell us and advise us. Follow the expert’s advice. The World Health Organization (WHO) says Europe has become the virus’ current epicenter after reporting more cases […]

People are Asking, “What is going on in this Stock Market?”

People are Asking, “What is going on in this Stock Market?”

$DIA $SPY $QQQ $RUTX The Big Q: What is going on in this Stock Market? The Big A: A confluence of confusion aka lots of unknowns. I have been in the stock market since Y 1981, and like everyone else I know in this game, have not see this kind of action ever. What we […]

Dog Owners Live Longer, Happier, Healthier Lives

Dog Owners Live Longer, Happier, Healthier Lives

Here is a new reason dogs are considered man and woman’s best friend: A team of Swedish researchers has found that dog owners tend to live longer. The researchers followed more than 3-M people with no history of heart disease over a 12 year period. Remarkably, dog owners had a 20% lower risk of premature […]

It is Not What We Eat, But When We Eat

It is Not What We Eat, But When We Eat

It is Key to not only pay attention to what we eat, but when we eat. Over the years experts have made many dietary recommendations, including eating 3 full meals a day, grazing throughout the day, eating a high-protein snack at night and following a low-fat diet. Despite their recommendations, the number of overweight and […]

The Siam Hotel, Bangkok, Thailand

The Siam Hotel, Bangkok, Thailand

Set on 3 acres of verdant frontage along the Chao Phraya River, The Siam is a private 39-room luxury retreat located in Bangkok’s royal Dusit district. Designed by internationally acclaimed architect Bill Bensley, the Art Deco inspired, Thai antique infused masterpiece is the Kingdom’s premier urban resort. Guests have an array of superlative amenities at […]

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Adopts Additional Safety Measures for Its Employees

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Adopts Additional Safety Measures for Its Employees

$RACE Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) stated that it has activated rigorous preventive measures to ensure the highest standards of health procedures for its employees. Ferrari’s announcement follows the decree on COVID-19 issued by the Italian Government. The workforce present in Maranello and Modena has been reduced to a minimum, while remaining personnel is working remotely, the company […]

US Stocks Spike 9%+ on President Trump’s Plan to Bring the Country Together to Fight the Virus

US Stocks Spike 9%+ on President Trump’s Plan to Bring the Country Together to Fight the Virus

$DIA $SPY $QQQ $RUTX $VXX US stocks spiked 9%+ as President Trump joined reassured investors that he is stepping up efforts to protect the economy from the coronavirus fallout. All 3 major US stock market indexes rose 9%+, as President Trump declared a national emergency to help combat the virus and said the private sector […]

Wall Street’s Key Stock Analysts Research Report

Wall Street’s Key Stock Analysts Research Report

$BUD, $CMCSA, $JAZZ, $KBH, $KMI, $NLTX Daily HeffX-LTN reviews dozens of  Wall Street’s Key analysts research reports to ID new trading and investing ideas for HeffX-LTN readers. Some reports cover stocks to buy, and others cover stocks to sell or avoid. Below is the list for Friday, 13 March, as follows: Anheuser-Busch InBev S.A./N.V. (NYSE:BUD) was raised to Outperform from Sector Perform at RBC Capital Markets, […]

CDC Recommends to Avoid All Not Essential Travel to These EU Countries

CDC Recommends to Avoid All Not Essential Travel to These EU Countries

Warning – Level 3 Alert! CDC recommends that travelers avoid all not essential travel to the specified countries listed below, as there may be limited access to adequate medical care in the regions. The countries included in the CDC notice Austria Belgium Czech Republic Denmark Estonia Finland France Germany Greece Hungary Iceland Italy Latvia Liechtenstein […]

Stock Buying Opportunities in Here are a Once in a Lifetime…”Market will Bounce Back Big”

Stock Buying Opportunities in Here are a Once in a Lifetime…”Market will Bounce Back Big”

$SPY $USO Investment wizard Warren Buffett described Monday’s market plunge as a “1-2 Punch” of coronavirus and falling Crude Oil prices that it took him all his life to experience. “If you stick around long enough, you will see everything in markets,” Mr Buffett said Thursday. “And it may have taken me to 89 yrs of […]

F1: Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Supports the Cancellation of the Australian Grand Prix

F1: Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Supports the Cancellation of the Australian Grand Prix

$RACE Scuderia Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) fully supports the decision taken by the FIA and F1 in conjunction with the Australian Grand Prix Corporation to cancel the Australian Grand Prix (13 – 15 March) at Melbourne’s Albert Park circuit. The safety of all team members is our number one priority, especially as the Covid-19 pandemic continues to […]

Bear Market in Stocks Confirmed

Bear Market in Stocks Confirmed

$DIA $SPY $QQQ $RUTX $VXX A Bear market is confirmed when an index sinks 20% or more below its most recent closing high. For the 2nd time this week, the S&P 500 triggered a 15-min trading halt after falling by 7.0% shortly after the open following more economic disruptions caused by the coronavirus. Note: New […]

Wall Street’s Key Stock Analysts Research Report

Wall Street’s Key Stock Analysts Research Report

$ANF, $ACN, $AEO, $BUD, $RACE, $KMI, $NEM, $V Daily HeffX-LTN reviews dozens of  Wall Street’s Key analysts research reports to ID new trading and investing ideas for HeffX-LTN readers. Some reports cover stocks to buy, and others cover stocks to sell or avoid. Below is the list for Thursday, 12 March, as follows: Abercrombie & Fitch Co. (NYSE:ANF) was raised to Outperform from Neutral with a […]

If You are Worried About Your Portfolio – Slow and Steady Always Wins

If You are Worried About Your Portfolio – Slow and Steady Always Wins

$DIA $SPY $QQQ $RUTX $USO $GLD Monday, the DJIA saw its worst decliner since Y 2008 in response to news of COVID-19 and the Saudi/Russia Crude Oil price war, and the ride the stock market/s have taken in the last 2 wks has left lot of investors with stomach aches. If you have a 401(k) […]

There are Chemical Dangers in Tap Water

There are Chemical Dangers in Tap Water

Cyanobacteria, nitrates, lead, fluoride and PFAS are just a few of the chemicals found in tap water. Also present are chemicals like VOCs (carcinogenic volatile organic compounds) and hexavalent chromium, says research in the journal Heliyon, taking a tremendous toll on US health: “Cumulative risk analysis of contaminant occurrence in United States drinking water for […]

F1: Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) May Be Quicker Than They Looked in Winter Testing

F1: Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) May Be Quicker Than They Looked in Winter Testing

$RACE Winter Testing It is well known that conditions at the Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya are usually at their best in the morning, with the track getting slower and cooler as the day goes on. That means MercedesAMG’s Lewis Hamilton’s race simulation was completed in better conditions compared to Ferrari’s Charles Leclerc. Mr. Leclerc was comfortably […]

Time to Step Back, Focus on Investing Not Day to Day Speculation, Do Not Sell American Markets Short

Time to Step Back, Focus on Investing Not Day to Day Speculation, Do Not Sell American Markets Short

$DIA $SPY $QQQ $RUTX $VXX Investing like a savvy investor during a Bear market often yields better returns, but it means avoiding emotional-driven decisions. The benchmark that Wall Street uses to determine a Bear market is when the stock market takes a 20 – 22% decline. But following the strategies of millionaires or successful hedge funds […]

Wall Street’s Key Stock Analysts Research Report

$AEP, $AAPL, $DLTR, $HIG, $QCOM, $SIX, $UPS, $WEN Daily HeffX-LTN reviews dozens of  Wall Street’s Key analysts research reports to ID new trading and investing ideas for HeffX-LTN readers. Some reports cover stocks to buy, and others cover stocks to sell or avoid. Below is the list for Wednesday, 11 March, as follows: American Electric Power Co. Inc. (NYSE:AEP) was raised to Overweight from Equal Weight […]

The Tate Modern Shows Andy Warhol

The Tate Modern Shows Andy Warhol

Images of soup cans and Marilyn Monroe’s lips are on display in a new Andy Warhol show at London’s Tate Modern alongside several of the artist’s wigs. The exhibition includes more than 100 works by the pop-art icon, including Coke bottles, Campbell’s soup cans and celebrities including Dolly Parton, Debbie Harry and Monroe, whose mouth […]

The Royal Scotsman: Grand Tour of Great Britain by Train

The Royal Scotsman: Grand Tour of Great Britain by Train

Journey aboard the Royal Scotsman through ever-changing landscapes of sweeping glens, towering peaks and mirror-calm lochs on this round-Britain itinerary. Explore some of Great Britain’s most historic and noteworthy cities on this 8-Day luxury rail journey through Scotland, Wales, and England. Beginning and ending in Edinburgh, make a grand circle as you travel to Aviemore, down through […]

Barrick Gold (NYSE:GOLD) Data Suggests a Buy Signal

Barrick Gold (NYSE:GOLD) Data Suggests a Buy Signal

$GOLD Barrick Gold Corp (NYSE:GOLD) marked a 3.5 yr high at 22.44 on 24 February and paused, the data now suggests the stock is flashing a buy signal as it nears a historically Bullish trendline. Barrick Gold stock has come within 1 standard deviation of its 40-Day MA following an extended period above the trendline, defined for […]

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE): The 1000 Mile Race at Sebring Has Been Canceled

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE): The 1000 Mile Race at Sebring Has Been Canceled

$RACE Following the announcement made by President Trump from the Oval Office Wednesday night of a wide suspension of travel by non US citizens from Europe to the USA, the leadership of the WEC has reviewed the viability of staging the Sebring 1000 Miles race planned to be held at Sebring on 20 March. After […]

Ferrari’s (NYSE:RACE) Factory is Open and Fully Operational

Ferrari’s (NYSE:RACE) Factory is Open and Fully Operational

$RACE Ferrari (NYSE: RACE) declared Tuesday that its factory and HQ’s are operating despite being located inside the area of Italy that has been placed under quarantine to prevent the spread of the coronavirus. Ferrari employees have a reason to work! In a statement, Ferrari said that the measures introduced by the Italian government on 8 March […]

US Stock Bulls Up and Running

US Stock Bulls Up and Running

$DIA $SPY $QQQ $RUTX $VXX Tuesday, Wall Street’s Bulls came back to life rising from the edge of Bear market confirmation as bargain-hunters and notions of government stimulus calmed investors’ fears surrounding the coronavirus and prospects of a recession. All 3 major US stock market indexes spiked nearly 5% the day after they suffered their […]

Global Markets and Commodities

Global Markets and Commodities

$GLD $XAU $OIL $USO $USD $MSCI Crude Oil and global equity markets bounced back after the Monday’s losses as the world’s biggest economies moved to cushion the impact of the coronavirus, but stock gains in Europe failed to hold as investors are still cautious. The price of Brent Crude Oil climbed 10% on hopes a […]

President Trump Calls on the Full Power of the Federal Government to Protect the American People

President Trump Calls on  the Full Power of the Federal Government to Protect the American People

In his address from the Oval Office to the American people Wednesday evening President Trump suspended travel from Europe to the United States to fight coronavirus starting Friday, UK exempted. The restrictions are meant to combat the spread of the coronavirus, they do not apply to legal permanent residents of the United States, nor does […]

President Trump takes “a very strong step toward increasing domestic production by enforcing Buy American requirements for pharmaceuticals and medical supplies”

President Trump takes “a very strong step toward increasing domestic production by enforcing Buy American requirements for pharmaceuticals and medical supplies”

President Trump will announce an Executive Order insisting on American-made medical supplies and pharmaceuticals in response to the coronavirus outbreak. Time to Step Back, Focus on Investing Not Day to Day Speculation, Do Not Sell American Markets Short Today, tabloid and irresponsible journalism, is causing panic through unwise coverage that is dominating MSM, compounded by […]

Wall Street’s Key Stock Analysts Research Report

$ADT, $CARS, $DHT, $GILD, $HBAN, $STNG Daily HeffX-LTN reviews dozens of  Wall Street’s Key analysts research reports to ID new trading and investing ideas for HeffX-LTN readers. Some reports cover stocks to buy, and others cover stocks to sell or avoid. Below is the list for Tuesday, 10 March, as follows: ADT Inc. (NYSE:ADT) was maintained as Outperform but its target price was trimmed to 10 […]

Gold Price Consolidates Up Here

Gold Price Consolidates Up Here

$XAU $GLD $USD Monday, Gold prices attempted to break out and made their highs during the Asian trading hours. Prices eased lower and ending the session unchanged, after rising 28 oz at their highs. The 10-yr T-Note yield hit a a mark of .49 bpts down another 15-bpts from Friday. Investors have now baked in […]

This Supermoon is Spectacular

This Supermoon is Spectacular

The Supermoon makes its appearance Monday, 9 March casting a warm glow in the night sky. The event occurs when the Moon, “our cosmic partner,” is full and at its closest point to the Earth, appearing bigger and brighter. “Everybody gets all romantic about the Sunrise and the Sunset but a Moonrise and a Moonset […]

President Trump Vows ‘major’ Steps to Aid US Economy

President Trump Vows ‘major’ Steps to Aid US Economy

Monday, President Trump said he will be taking “major” steps to gird the economy against the impact of a spreading coronavirus outbreak and will discuss a payroll tax cut with congressional Republicans Tuesday. “We will be discussing a possible payroll tax cut or relief, substantial relief, very substantial relief, that’s a big number,” he told […]

F1: Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Hopes to Bring ‘Smiles’ to Melbourne

F1: Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Hopes to Bring ‘Smiles’ to Melbourne

$RACE Ferrari’s (NYSE:RACE) F1 team Boss Mattia Binotto hopes his team can help to “put a smile on people’s faces” in Australia as a distraction from the growing coronavirus crisis. Ferrari has been the focus of concerns about the opening races of the season going ahead because of a lockdown in northern Italy including the […]

Conveselent Care Centers and Nursing Homes Across America are on ‘Virus Alert’

Conveselent Care Centers and Nursing Homes Across America are on ‘Virus Alert’

Nursing homes and other care facilities for the elderly are stockpiling masks and thermometers, preparing for staff shortages and screening visitors to protect their particularly vulnerable population from the coronavirus. In China, where the outbreak began, the disease has been deadlier for the elderly. In Italy, the center of the virus outbreak in the EU, […]

Protect Yourself From the Coronavirus, Eat Real Food +

Protect Yourself From the Coronavirus, Eat Real Food +

According to bioweapons expert Francis Boyle, evidence suggests COVID-19 is a weaponized coronavirus originating from the Biosafety Level 4 facility in Wuhan City, China. Supplements thought to be useful in the prevention of coronavirus infection include NAC, elderberry, spirulina, beta-glucan, glucosamine, selenium, zinc, lipoic acid, sulforaphane, resveratrol, vitamin D, Bifidobacterium bifidum strain probiotics and sporebiotics. […]

COVID-19: Briefing, 9 March 2020

COVID-19: Briefing, 9 March 2020

President Trump on Thursday signed an $8.3-B emergency funding package to fight COVID-19 A number of outcomes is possible, decision makers should not assume the worst. Fewer than 3 months have since China reported a new virus to the World Health Organization (WHO). The virus is known as SARS-CoV-2, causing COVID-19 disease, spread quickly in […]

The Collapse in Crude Oil Prices Adds to the Market’s Uncertainty, Equities Dive in Concert

The Collapse in Crude Oil Prices Adds to the Market’s Uncertainty, Equities Dive in Concert

$DIA $SPY $QQQ $RUTX $USO $VXX WTI Crude Oil settled off 10.23 (-24.8%) to 31.09 bbl for its worst decliner since Y 1991. The last time Crude Oil traded at this mark was in Y 2016. Last Tuesday, the world’s Top financial officials pledged to use “all appropriate policy tools” to protect their economies from […]

Wall Street’s Key Stock Analysts Research Report

Wall Street’s Key Stock Analysts Research Report

$BSX $COST $EXPE $MRVL $UTL Daily HeffX-LTN reviews dozens of  Wall Street’s Key analysts research reports to ID new trading and investing ideas for HeffX-LTN readers. Some reports cover stocks to buy, and others cover stocks to sell or avoid. Below is the list for Monday, 9 March, as follows: Boston Scientific Corp. (NYSE:BSX) was maintained as Outperform but its target was cut to 46 from […]

Commentary: Paul Ebeling on Wall Street

Commentary: Paul Ebeling on Wall Street

$DIA $SPY $QQQ $RUTX $GLD $XAU $USO $VXX Wow, what a week it was, it really was! Technical Analysis: The move Thursday was not encouraging for a continued relief move, much less anything else. The Big Qs: Was it the end of the relief move? Would the jobs report help spring the move higher, given that […]

Gold Breaks Above 1,700 on Safe-haven Demand

Gold Breaks Above 1,700 on Safe-haven Demand

$GLD $XAU $USO $OIL $SPY $USD Gold broke above 1,700 oz on a into safe- havens intensified, with the upswing driven by turmoil in the Crude Oil market, the spread of the coronavirus, sinking equities, and expectations of easier monetary policy. The precious Yellow metal hit its highest mark since Y 2012 as Brent collapsed, […]

Crude Oil Prices Have Collapsed, More Southside Ahead

Crude Oil Prices Have Collapsed, More Southside Ahead

$OIL $USO $GLD $SPY $XAU $JPY Crude Oil markets tumbled more than 30% after the disintegration of the OPEC+ alliance triggered an all-out price-war between Saudi Arabia and Russia. Brent Crude Oil futures suffered the 2nd-largest drop on record in the opening secs of trading in Asia, behind only the dive during the Gulf War […]

F1: Ferrari Team (NYSE:RACE) Traveling to Melbourne Despite Northern Italian Virus ‘Lockdown’

F1: Ferrari Team (NYSE:RACE) Traveling to Melbourne Despite Northern Italian Virus ‘Lockdown’

$RACE Ferrari’s (NYSE:RACE) F1 team says its preparations for the Australian Grand Prix are going as planned, despite the lockdown announced by the Italian government that has affected 16 northern provinces in the country. Ferrari says that it respects the government’s decision, but says it is not currently poised to impact travel plans for F1 […]

Navigating Extreme Stock Market Volatility

Navigating Extreme Stock Market Volatility

$DIA, $SPY $QQQ $RUTX $VXX Forget that the major US stock indices posted a gainer last week. All that most investors will remember is a wild week that took their portfolios on a harrowing roller coaster ride. These market fluctuations are not 1 month, 1 week, but 1 day moves The weekend’s news about the […]

Box Office: ‘Onward’ Looking to Hit $40-M in NA Opening

Box Office: ‘Onward’ Looking to Hit $40-M in NA Opening

$DIS, $IMAX, $CMCSA The new Pixar (a private company) movie could prove an early indicator test as to whether moviegoing is being impacted by worries over the coronavirus. The animated family pic Onward was having trouble finding its groove at the Friday box office, according to early returns. At this pace, projections show the Disney-Pixar seeing $40-M […]

The US is Prepared for a COVID-19 Pandemic

The US is Prepared for a COVID-19 Pandemic

$GILD So far, there have been a limited number of reported cases of COVID-19 infection in the US, and the US military has designated several detention sites around the country to quarantine Americans, should things take a turn for the worse. Historically government health officials have exaggerated the threat of pandemics in the US, including […]

The Economy Will Roar Back to Life…

The Economy Will Roar Back to Life…

The coronavirus has caused a “short-term pause” in President Trump’s economic growth, but once the crisis subsides, the economy will “roar back to life,” economist Stephen Moore predicts. “I just see this as a real short-term pause in the growth that Trump has created.” Once we get this thing contained the economy will roar back […]

Choose Your Yacht Flag Wisely

Choose Your Yacht Flag Wisely

For those of you who have successfully opened an offshore bank account, got a 2nd passport and is living the lifestyle of dreams traveling the world, the time has come to move on to the next level of flag theory.  This is the 1 where the focus shifts from acquisitions that are largely for diversification purposes toward purchases meant […]

“Really Good News” Jobs!

“Really Good News” Jobs!

With a Quarter Million New Jobs Added In February, the US Has Topped What Experts Predicted for All Of 2020 in Only 2 Months The nearly 550,000 jobs added in January and February alone topped what the Congressional Budget Office predicted for all of Y 2020 . The 273,000 jobs added in February brought the total number of jobs […]

F1: Ferrari’s (NYSE:RACE) Seb Vettel ‘Strikes Back in 2020’

F1: Ferrari’s (NYSE:RACE) Seb Vettel ‘Strikes Back in 2020’

$RACE Ferrari’s Sebastian Vettel Overview Y 2020 is arguably the most important season in Sebastian Vettel’s career, should he get it wrong and it could be his last. The 4X World Champion fought tooth and nail last season, but was not quite able to keep his team-mate Charles Leclerc under control. This year Mr. Leclerc […]

Daily Drinking of Alcohol Accelerates Structural Brain Aging, ‘Every Drop Counts’

Daily Drinking of Alcohol Accelerates Structural Brain Aging, ‘Every Drop Counts’

When we think about alcohol’s impact on the brain, we typically think in extremes. Binge drinking can alter brain anatomy and personality in teens, alcohol abuse can leave the brain struggling to repair damage weeks after going dry. Rarely do we consider the slow, measured effects of years of drinking on the brain, but new research is demonstrating […]

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) April 24th Options Now Available

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) April 24th Options Now Available

$RACE Investors in Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) saw new options become available today, for the April 24th expiration. Looking up and down the RACE options chain for the new April 24th contracts and identified 1 put and 1 call contract of particular interest. The put contract at the 155.00 strike price has a current bid of 5.80. […]

Eat Raw Oysters the Right Way

Eat Raw Oysters the Right Way

The season for oysters is in full swing, and the Big Q is what if you want whiskey, not Champagne, with your oyster? I have a lot to say when it comes to raw oysters, as I really like them From serving them alive to splashing expensive Scotch in the shell, and most people have been eating […]

Luxury Real Estate in Paris Offers Good Value and Investment Stability

Luxury Real Estate in Paris Offers Good Value and Investment Stability

High-end home values in Paris jumped last year, as wealthy buyers were drawn to the city’s good value and investment stability, according to a report Thursday from Savills in London. Values of prime properties defined as those priced at $2.2-M and up in the French capital rose 6.4% in Y 2019, compared to 4.5% during […]

Portugal is Famous for Great Food!

Portugal is Famous for Great Food!

Portugal may have introduced hot chiles to Asia, tea to England, and tempura to Japan, but the country’s cuisine still remains a mystery to most food lovers outside of its borders. Only custard tarts, the ubiquitous pastéis de nata have broken into the larger food-obsessed culture. The roots of Portuguese food lie in both native peasant cookery and […]

F1: Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) says it is “not masking its testing pace”

F1: Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) says it is “not masking its testing pace”

$RACE Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) insists that it has not disguised its pace in Winter testing in Spain, but does admit its car is better in race trim than on single lap pace. The Maranello Outfit has been open that pre-season testing has not gone as well as it would have liked and thinks it is heading […]

Atlanta Fed Raises GDP Estimate to 3.1% + The World Markets and Commodities Wrap

Atlanta Fed Raises GDP Estimate to 3.1% + The World Markets and Commodities Wrap

$DIA $SPY $QQQ $RUTX $XAU, $XAG, $CU, $OIL, $USO, $VXX FLASH: The S&P 500 staged a 70-pt rally during the final hr of trade, which led to a significant improvement in final sector standings, though all 11 sectors finished in the Red. The US economy is likely growing at a 3.1% annualized rate in Q-1, […]

Gold Has Biggest Weekly Gainer Since 2016

Gold Has Biggest Weekly Gainer Since 2016

$XAU $GLD $USD Gold futures posted their biggest weekly gainer in more than 4 years on concerns about the spread of the coronavirus and it possible effects on financial markets. Prices neared 7-yr highs before a sell-off in equities forced investors to cash in gains in gold to cover losses in the stock market. The […]

Wall Street’s Key Stock Analysts Research Report

Wall Street’s Key Stock Analysts Research Report

$JNJ, $KBH, $NVCR, $SNAP, $SYK Daily HeffX-LTN reviews dozens of  Wall Street’s Key analysts research reports to ID new trading and investing ideas for HeffX-LTN readers. Some reports cover stocks to buy, and others cover stocks to sell or avoid. Below is the list for Friday, 6 March, as follows: Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ) was started with a Buy rating and a 163 target price at […]

Motoring Around Europe, Then Be Sure to Stop in These Seaside Towns

Motoring Around Europe, Then Be Sure to Stop in These Seaside Towns

Europe has some of the most picturesque coastline in the world, especially the crystal clear turquoise waters along the Mediterranean. Below are 3 European coastal towns that are worth seeing 1st hand, as follows: Biarritz, France Elegant villas and residences line the shores of Biarritz, France, while surfers cannot get enough of the wild waves […]

Junk Food Addiction is Real

Junk Food Addiction is Real

Processed junk food destroys people’s metabolism and promotes obesity through a variety of mechanisms. Among them is the way these kinds of foods affect their appetite control. Several studies have also demonstrated that processed foods are addictive. The human body is designed to naturally regulate how much we eat and the energy we burn. Food […]