Fed Beige Book: US Economy Improving Despite Tariffs

Fed Beige Book: US Economy Improving Despite Tariffs

$DIA, $SPY, $SOX, $QQQ, $RUTX, $VXX FLASH: Wall Street saw follow-through buying on hopes for a Fed rate cut on slowing growth Wednesday, the Fed reported that its contacts at companies across the country were worried that international trade tensions could weigh on business even as economic activity picked up. It noted in it Beige […]

President Trump Returns US to Position of Strength in the World

President Trump Returns US to Position of Strength in the World

President Trump’s tough talk to Iran is not warmongering, but a return to the United States acting from a position of strength. “This is what American Presidents used to do talk tough, before President Obama. They used to talk about American strength and the desire for peace over war, but war if necessary. We are returning […]

The Dolder Grand Hotel Zürich, CH

The Dolder Grand Hotel Zürich, CH

The Dolder Grand Hotel (Zürich, CH)  Location: Google maps Hotel website: The Dolder Grand Hotel The Dolder Grand is a city resort that beautifully merges past and future. Perched above Zürich, the fairy tale-like castle building 1st served as a “Curhaus” (a health spa) during the late-19th Century. Today, it honors this history with a state-of-the-art spa, […]

Beat Stress, Improve Health in 5 Mins

Beat Stress, Improve Health in 5 Mins

In today’s world is hard to escape stress of modern living. Beyond affecting mood, it can damage one’s health, from lost sleep and stress-eating to weight gain and heart disease. Fortunately, there are easy steps to take to counter all of the negatives. A simple solution is a 20-min daily break to practice relaxation in […]

The Street’s Key Stock Analysts Research Reports

The Street’s Key Stock Analysts Research Reports

$BABA, $GOOGL, $AAPL, $LYFT, $TTWO, $TME, $TWTR, $UBER Daily HeffX-LTN reviews dozens of  the 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 a list of The Street’s Key analysts outlook for Key issues for Wednesday follows: Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. (NYSE:BABA) was started […]

Asia: Gold, USD, Crude Oil, Stocks & Commodities

Asia: Gold, USD, Crude Oil, Stocks & Commodities

$GLD, $SLV, $USD, $USO, $OIL, $WEAT, $CORN, $SOY FLASH: Gold Up, USD Flat, Crude Oil Off, Stocks Bounced Notes: USD struggled near 7 week lows Wednesday after Fed officials hinted at the possibility of an interest rate cut in the face of rising risks to trade and global growth. JPMorgan expects the Fed to cut rates 2X […]

Discover the Top Glamping Sites Around the World

Discover the Top Glamping Sites Around the World

Gamping is the perfect choice for those who want a taste of the great outdoors but cannot bear the thought of losing all the comforts of a hotel. With proper beds, en-suite bathroom facilities and private decks, a glamping tent is both luxurious and at 1 with its surroundings. Here are our picks for the […]

Pebble Beach Prepares for a British Invasion

Pebble Beach Prepares for a British Invasion

1950–2019: AN UNMATCHED TRADITION OF AUTOMOTIVE EXCELLENCE Bentley Will Rule the Competition Field This Year In its Centennial year, Bentley takes center stage at the 2019 Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance, and a glance at the concours poster pictured above makes clear. Painted by renowned modern impressionist Alfredo De la Maria of Argentina, the poster features […]

Factory Orders Off, as Shipments Post Largest Decline in 2 Years

Factory Orders Off, as Shipments Post Largest Decline in 2 Years

FLASH: New orders for US made goods fell in April and shipments dropped by the most in 2 years, indicating continued weakness in manufacturing activity that could undercut the broader economy. Factory goods orders declined 0.8%, pulled down by soft demand for transportation equipment, computers and electronic orders, and primary metals, the Commerce Department said Tuesday.  […]

F1: Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Expectations Vs Reality

F1: Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Expectations Vs Reality

$RACE Last season’s Canadian Grand Prix saw Ferrari unseat 3 years of MercedesAMG’s dominance in Montreal, as Sebastian Vettel took his 3rd victory of Y 2018. But with The Scuderia in irons with a win-less Y 2019 to date, and Lewis Hamilton hungry to take a record equaling 7th win at Circuit Gilles-Villeneuve, this year’s event […]

Rate Cut Looms, Wall Street Rallies

Rate Cut Looms, Wall Street Rallies

$DIA,$SPY, $SOX, $QQQ, $RUTX, $VXX FLASH: The technology sector was the biggest boost to the S&P with a 3.3% advance, led by gains in Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) and Microsoft (NASDAQ:MSFT) Wall Street’s 3 major indexes rallied Tuesday to clock their biggest one-day gains in five months after Fed Chairman Powell left the door open for a […]

Thailand’s Democrats to Vote to Join PM Prayuth’s Coalition

Thailand’s Democrats to Vote to Join PM Prayuth’s Coalition

Thailand’s Prime Minister, who took power in a military coup 5 years ago, is set to win a parliamentary vote Wednesday that will give him a 2nd term in office. The Democrat Party, the country’s oldest, announced Tuesday that it will vote to join a coalition government led by Prayuth Chan-ocha, candidate of the military-backed […]

Medical Marijuana Update

Medical Marijuana Update

As Missouri moves ahead with implementing its voter-approved medical marijuana law, neighboring Iowa sees a bill vetoed by a GOP governor, and more. Alabama Alabama Medical Marijuana Patients Push for Bill Approval. With the House set to vote on a medical marijuana bill today, patients rallied at the state capitol to urge its passage. The […]

The Street’s Key Stock Analysts Research Reports

The Street’s Key Stock Analysts Research Reports

$ALC $ABC, $ADI, $BKI, $BAH, $CNP, $NXTC, $SAIC, $TRGP, $TEVA Daily HeffX-LTN reviews dozens of  the 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 a list of The Street’s Key analysts outlook for Key issues for Tuesday follows: Alcon Inc. (NYSE:ALC) was started […]

Asia: Gold, USD, Crude Oil, Stocks & Commodities

Asia: Gold, USD, Crude Oil, Stocks & Commodities

$GLD, $SLV, $USD, $USO, $OIL, $WEAT, $CORN, $SOY FLASH: Gold Up, USD Steady, Crude Oil Off, Stocks Fell Notes: JPMorgan expects the Fed to cut rates 2X this year, a major change from its previous forecast that rates will stay on hold until the end of Y 2020. The benchmark 10-yr Treasury yield fell to its lowest […]

Tesla’s (NASDAQ:TSLA) Stock at 3 Yr Lows

Tesla’s (NASDAQ:TSLA) Stock at 3 Yr Lows

$TSLA, FCAU, GM FLASH: Tesla’s (NASDAQ:TSLA) stock is at 3 year lows Bernstein analyst Max Warburton says that while there may be some tepid interest in Tesla’s assets, it’s unlikely a European carmaker would buy the company. “What assets are attractive? Tesla no longer has genuinely differentiated tech. The production plant is sub-par. The Gigafactory […]

Stress Related Back Pain, How it Can Be Treated

Stress Related Back Pain, How it Can Be Treated

FLASH: Back pain is an epidemic in the US, with 80% people complaining of some degree of back pain at 1 point in their lives. It is generally accepted that emotional stress or psychological factors can make any back pain or problem worse. In fact, in several recent studies, psychological distress proved to increase the […]

Travel Ideas for Adventurers

Travel Ideas for Adventurers

The Big Q: Want to get off of the Beaten Path, and do something extraordinary? The adventurer in all of us really wants to get out and explore the world’s most fantastic destinations. Why hit the usual tourist traps when you can track elusive Mountain Gorillas in Uganda or do some of the following? The […]

The Future is in Asia

The Future is in Asia

Global-strategy adviser Parag Khanna describes the ways that the world economy is increasingly Asia-centric and will be moving even more swiftly in that direction. Here’s why More than 50% of the world’s population lives in Asia, where economies are growing quickly and becoming increasingly interconnected in culture, business, and trade. In this piece Parag Khanna, […]

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Starts as a Small Race Car Company and in 72 Years Races to a $27-B Automotive Brand

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Starts as a Small Race Car Company and in 72 Years Races to a $27-B Automotive Brand

$RACE, $FCAU, $F In October 2015, Ferrari’s IPO on the NYSE valued the company at nearly $10-B. Now, less than 4 years later, the company’s market cap has more than 2X’d, to $27-B. This makes the carmaker one of the most valuable and recognizable brands in the world. Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) was not always the global luxury […]

Trade, Other Risks, Signal Rate Cut May Be “Warranted Soon”

Trade, Other Risks, Signal Rate Cut May Be “Warranted Soon”

$DIA, $SPY, $SOX, $QQQ, $RUTX, $VXX FLASH: Growing expectations for the Fed to cut rates to address slower growth and muted inflation; 2-yr yield drops 12 bpts to 1.83% . St. Louis Fed President James Bullard (FOMC Voter) said that slower economic growth could be sharper-than-expected due to the trade uncertainty. Mr. Bullard added that […]

President Trump’s New Trade War Target: Chinese Students at Elite US Schools

President Trump’s New Trade War Target: Chinese Students at Elite US Schools

The Trump Administration has started taking aim at China’s best and brightest schooling in the US, scrutinizing researchers with ties to Beijing and restricting student visas. Several Chinese graduate students and academics say that recent weeks that they found the US academic and job environment increasingly unfriendly. China’s Education Ministry issued a warning Monday on […]

President Trump Is Working with UK to Secure A Stronger, More Prosperous International Partnership

President Trump Is Working with UK to Secure A Stronger, More Prosperous International Partnership

“A strong and independent United Kingdom, like a strong and independent United States, is truly a blessing on the world.”– President Donald J. Trump AN IMPORTANT NEW ERA: President Donald J. Trump is honored to be back in the United Kingdom during this important time of change and opportunity for its nations and people. The […]

US Seeking to ‘Level Playing Field’ With China

US Seeking to ‘Level Playing Field’ With China

Monday, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said that the United States is seeking to “level the playing field” with China after decades of unfair trade practices. President Donald Trump wants to ensure that Chinese and US companies are doing business on equal terms, Secretary Pompeo said. “We are very concerned that Western companies, American companies […]

President Trump’s Mexico Tariff Threat Already Working

President Trump’s Mexico Tariff Threat Already Working

President Trump’s threats of tariffs against Mexico are already working, as the country sent a delegation immediately to Washington, DC, to discuss the growing issue of immigrants being allowed to come through Mexico to the United States’ southern border. “Those talks are beginning, and hopefully in earnest. and hopefully, Mexico will take that seriously and […]

The Street’s Key Stock Analysts Research Reports

The Street’s Key Stock Analysts Research Reports

$AAPL, $GOOS, $CCS, $FATE, $UBER, $VG, $WTRH Daily HeffX-LTN reviews dozens of  the 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 a list of The Street’s Key analysts outlook for Key issues for Monday follows: Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL):Analysts reiterated as Outperform with a […]

Asia: Gold, USD, Crude Oil, Stocks & Commodities

Asia: Gold, USD, Crude Oil, Stocks & Commodities

$GLD, $SLV, $USD, $USO, $OIL, $WEAT, $CORN, $SOY FLASH: Gold Up, USD Steady, Crude Oil Off, Stocks Mixed Notes: Fighting to stave off punitive tariffs announced by President, a senior Mexican delegation was set to begin high level talks Monday in Washington, where it will be pushed to do more to hold back Central American migrants. […]

UFO Evidence Can No Longer Be Ignored

UFO Evidence Can No Longer Be Ignored

Now, there is enough evidence about UFOs that “you can’t really ignore it” anymore, former British Defense Ministry official Nick Pope said Sunday. In a radio interview Mr. Pope said “there has been an increased number of cases where not only has the radar tracked these objects performing extraordinary speeds and maneuvers… but then the […]

Life in Italy: The History of Grappa

Life in Italy: The History of Grappa

Grappa is a uniquely Italian drink, that has been around since the Middle Ages Traditionally, made from pomace, that is, discarded grape seeds, stalks and stems that are a by-product of the wine-making process. For generations, Italians have sipped this “firewater” after meals and even added a little to their morning espresso, to “correct” it; […]

James Mangold’s Ford v Ferrari to Open in November for Awards Consideration

James Mangold’s Ford v Ferrari to Open in November for Awards Consideration

$DIS,$F, $RACE 20th Century Fox a unit of The Walt Disney Company (NYSE:DIS) has released the 1st poster for Logan filmmaker James Mangold’s new film Ford v. Ferrari, announcing that the 1st trailer for the movie debuted Sunday night. The story is set against the backdrop of 1966’s 24 Hours of Le Mans race in […]

Box Office: ‘Godzilla: King of the Monsters’ Roared Up $49-M

Box Office: ‘Godzilla: King of the Monsters’ Roared Up $49-M

$IMAX, $TWX, $VIA, $CMCSA, $DIS ‘Rocketman’ blasts off with $25-M, while Blumhouse’s ‘Ma’ scares up $18-M. Godzilla was the King of the box office this weekend, but not by much. Godzilla: King of the Monsters roared up $49-M in its debut at the North American box office at 4,108 screens below $50-M projections. The movie earned […]

President Trump, “Mexico is an Abuser and Must Stop the Invasion”

President Trump, “Mexico is an Abuser and Must Stop the Invasion”

Sunday, Top Trump Administration officials said that President Trump’s proposed tariffs on Mexican imports would not interfere with the finalization of a North American trade pact and were designed to force Mexico’s hand in immigration talks. Mick Mulvaney, acting White House Chief of Staff, said that the tariffs were “not interrelated” with the US-Mexico-Canada trade […]

US Will Engage with Iran Without Pre-Conditions

US Will Engage with Iran Without Pre-Conditions

United States is prepared to engage with Iran without pre-conditions about its nuclear program but needs to see the country behaving like “a normal nation,” US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said Sunday. Iran’s President Hassan Rouhani suggested Saturday that Iran may be willing to hold talks if Washington showed it respect, but said Tehran […]

How Many Cups of Coffee are Too Many ?

How Many Cups of Coffee are Too Many ?

From Cappuccinos to Cold Brew, coffee is a morning must for many Americans. The Big Qs Is it healthy and how much is too much? The Big A: A University of South Australia study suggests a couple of cups to start your day probably will not hurt and may even be good for you. But […]

F1: Ferrari’s (NYSE:RACE) Tofosi Hope The Scuderia Starts to Get it Right

F1: Ferrari’s (NYSE:RACE) Tofosi Hope The Scuderia Starts to Get it Right

$RACE Ferrari’s (NYSE:RACE) Progress: Sebastian Vettel’s 2nd place in Monaco was The Scuderia’s best result in this season F1 campaign. But, they were the 3rd-fastest around the streets of Monaco, behind MercedesAMG and Red Bull Racing. This is way away from pre-season expectations of being title contenders. The Big Q: Do any of the upcoming […]

China Asserts (Begs) Desire for Further Trade Talks

China Asserts (Begs) Desire for Further Trade Talks

FLASH: China issues report blaming US for trade dispute, asserts desire for further talks. China’s struggling to save face. The latest US tariffs on Chinese imports will not resolve the 2 countries’ trade issues, and the United States bears responsibility for setbacks in the talks process, a policy paper published by the Chinese government said […]

“Sell in May, Go Away” Could Hold True This Summer

“Sell in May, Go Away” Could Hold True This Summer

$DIA, $SPY, $SOX, $QQQ, $RUTX, $VXX “Sell in May, Go Away (for the Summer)” is a popular Wall Street saying that arises from the S&P 500’s historical under-performance from May through October. Given the host of uncertainties fueling fears of a global slowdown, this could be a year when that adage holds true. Since many […]

No Country is Safe from Trump’s Tariffs

No Country is Safe from Trump’s Tariffs

$GLD, $XAU, $SLV, $USD, $GOLD, $NEM, $VXX FLASH: Gold is finally seeing some bullish momentum as trade ructions escalate, fueling the biggest rally among the top miners in seven months. President Trump’s plan to impose a 5% tariff on all Mexican goods over illegal immigration rattled financial markets, boosting the haven appeal of the precious […]

Fact: Bitcoin (BTC) Almost Nobody Uses It

Fact: Bitcoin (BTC) Almost Nobody Uses It

$BTC, $BTCUSD FLASH: Bitcoin (BTC) has a major problem that few are talking about due the renewed exuberance of the recent rally. That problem is that hardly anyone uses the world’s largest cryptocurrency for anything beyond speculation. Data from New York-based blockchain researcher Chainalysis Inc. show that only 1.3% of economic transactions came from merchants […]

Turmeric, ‘The Golden Spice’ is 1 of the Most Beneficial Spices in World

Turmeric, ‘The Golden Spice’ is 1 of the Most Beneficial Spices in World

Turmeric, known as ‘The Golden Spice of Life’ is of the most beneficial spices in the culinary world. It is due to the astounding amounts of curcumin it contains, its principal bioactive component. According to a Y 2017 study published in the journal Foods, curcumin contains antioxidant and anti-inflammatory properties since ancient times known to assist […]

Some Things Not to Do on a Flight

Some Things Not to Do on a Flight

In the name of safety and an enjoyable flight, there are some basic rules airplane passengers should follow. Many are told to you at some point during your journey. Some rules, however, are unspoken. Here are 8 things you should never do on a flight. Stow Luggage Anywhere Store your belongings close by instead of […]

Iran Softens Hard Line Against Meeting President Trump on Sanctions

Iran Softens Hard Line Against Meeting President Trump on Sanctions

Iran’s President Hassan Rouhani Saturday suggested Iran may be willing to hold talks with the US if the US shows respect and followed international rules, but Tehran would not be pressured into negotiations, the semi-official Fars news agency reported. Tehran has repeatedly denounced Washington’s withdrawal from Iran’s nuclear deal with world powers as a breach […]

Mexico, Under Trump Tariff Pressure, ‘Optimistic’ for a Fast Resolution

Mexico, Under Trump Tariff Pressure, ‘Optimistic’ for a Fast Resolution

Saturday, Mexico’s President said he expects”good results” from talks planned in Washington about President Trump’s threat to impose tariffs on Mexican goods, and floated the possibility Mexico could tighten controls on migration. President Trump said he will apply the tariffs on 10 June if Mexico does not halt the flow of illegal immigration, largely from […]

If You are Not a Genius, You Cannot Get 3-Stars

If You are Not a Genius, You Cannot Get 3-Stars

The French tire maker, Michelin created the “Michelin Man” mascot back in Y 1894. But its most famous global brand is the highly respected Michelin Guide which is updated each year. Originally created in Y 1900 to stimulate demand for cars and tires, the Michelin Guide provided motorists with maps, tire repair instructions, hotels and gasoline […]

The Burj Al Arab Jumeirah in Dubai Goes All Out in Gold

The Burj Al Arab Jumeirah in Dubai Goes All Out in Gold

FLASH: The glitz and glamour of the UAE is synonymous with their love of luxury, and specifically Gold. Dubai holds the largest Gold market in the world dubbed the “Gold City”, with over 350 vendors and jewelry traders. Other unique Gold experiences in the region include the world’s first vending machine dispensing 10-gram Gold bars […]

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Joins F1 e-Sports Championship

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Joins F1 e-Sports Championship

$RACE FLASH: Ferrari is the last of F1’s 10 teams to join the sport’s official e-Sports series.  Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) has joined F1’s e-Sports series, and now all 10 teams will line up on the virtual grid in the 2019 Championship. For the 1st 2 years of the F1 e-Sports championship, the iconic Italian team held […]

Mexico is a Criminal Enterprise for Exporting Illegal Aliens

Mexico is a Criminal Enterprise for Exporting Illegal Aliens

The illegal immigration situation at America’s southern border is nearly unprecedented, a top Homeland Security official said. During a White House call with reporters Thursday evening, acting Department of Homeland Security Secretary Kevin McAleenan said the Border Patrol is apprehending several thousand people every day. “The situation is both a humanitarian and border security crisis that has […]

The Street’s Key Stock Analysts Research Reports

The Street’s Key Stock Analysts Research Reports

$AAPL, $C, $CMCSA, $TSLA, $ZNGA Daily HeffX-LTN reviews dozens of  the 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 a list of The Street’s Key analysts outlook for Key issues for Friday follows: Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL): Analysts maintained AAPL with an Overweight rating […]

Asia: Gold, USD, Crude Oil, Stocks & Commodities

Asia: Gold, USD, Crude Oil, Stocks & Commodities

$GLD, $SLV, $USD, $USO, $OIL, $WEAT, $CORN, $SOY FLASH: Gold Up, USD Steady, Crude Oil Down, Stocks Down Notes: Global stocks will continue their drive North, but an escalation of the US-China trade dispute poses the biggest risk, Reuters polls of over 200 equity strategists, analysts and fund managers from around the world found. President Trump […]

Mexico Will Pay for “The Wall”

Mexico Will Pay for “The Wall”

FLASH: President Trump Hits Mexico With 5% Tariffs Over Record Illegal Immigrants at US Southern Border President Trump on Thursday evening announced that a 5% tariff will be imposed on all Mexican imports beginning June 10th and will gradually increase until the illegal immigration stops. A record number of illegal aliens are flooding over the […]

Ferrari’s (NYSE:RACE) New Plugin Hybrid is Green and Powerful

Ferrari’s (NYSE:RACE) New Plugin Hybrid is Green and Powerful

$RACE Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) new models continue to get fan and world press attention; the Maranello Outfit basks in it. The newest Ferrari, debuted Wednesday, it is the company’s 1st plug-in hybrid, the SF90 Stradale, the SF90 Stradale is not just Green, it is very powerful, and at 986hp it Tops anything Ferrari has done for […]

Wall Street Outlook: Strategists See Stocks Moving Higher

Wall Street Outlook: Strategists See Stocks Moving Higher

$DIA, $SPY, $SOX, $QQQ, $RUTX, $VXX FLASH: Wall Street strategists see stocks moving higher despite trade dispute risks: Reuters poll reveals. Us stocks will build on this year’s strong gains over the rest of Y 2019 despite US-China trade tensions that represent the biggest threat to the market, according to a Reuters poll of strategists. […]

US Home-buyers ‘Trading Up’ on Falling Mortgage Rates

US Home-buyers ‘Trading Up’ on Falling Mortgage Rates

FLASH: This year’s dive in mortgage rates is giving Americans an incentive to upgrade to pricier houses. One result of falling borrowing costs is that buyers are able to afford bigger mortgages. Those seeking pricier properties are acting now because their choices are increasing, and profits from selling their current home can fund the down […]

The Street’s Key Stock Analysts Research Reports

The Street’s Key Stock Analysts Research Reports

$ANCN, $CRVS, $FLMN, $FLEX, $HIG, $EYE, $ROK, Daily HeffX-LTN reviews dozens of  the 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 a list of The Street’s Key analysts outlook for Key issues for Thursday follows: Anchiano Therapeutics Ltd. (NASDAQ:ANCN) was started as Outperform […]

Asia: Gold, USD, Crude Oil, Stocks & Commodities

Asia: Gold, USD, Crude Oil, Stocks & Commodities

$GLD, $BTC, $SLV, $USD, $USO, $OIL, $WEAT, $CORN, $SOY FLASH: Gold Off, USD Steady, Crude Oil Up, Stocks Mixed Notes: Global stocks will continue their drive North, but an escalation of the US-China trade dispute poses the biggest risk, Reuters polls of over 200 equity strategists, analysts and fund managers from around the world found. […]

Google (NASDAQ:GOOGL) Bans Apps that Facilitate the Sale of Marijuana

Google (NASDAQ:GOOGL) Bans Apps that Facilitate the Sale of Marijuana

$GOOGL Alphabet Inc’s (NASDAQ:GOOGL) Google Wednesday banned apps on its app store that facilitate the sale of Marijuana or related products, as part of a change to its content policy. Developers only need to move their shopping cart option outside the app to comply with the new policy, a Google spokesperson told Reuters. Google said […]

The Datai Langkawi, Langkawi Island in Malaysia

The Datai Langkawi,  Langkawi Island in Malaysia

THE ICONIC DATAI IS SITUATED WITHIN VIRGIN TROPICAL RAINFOREST OF LANGKAWI The hideaway The Datai Langkawi is situated on the northwest tip of the pristine island of Langkawi in Malaysia. Located in a 10-M years old rain-forest that teems with wildlife, and overlooking the tranquil Datai Bay that has been awarded by National Geographic 1 […]

Mining Rare Earths in the USA

Mining Rare Earths in the USA

The US Defense Department is seeking new federal funds to bolster domestic production of rare earth minerals and reduce dependence on China, the Pentagon said Wednesday, amid mounting concern in Washington about Beijing’s role as a supplier. The DOD’s request was outlined in a report that sent to the White House and briefed to Congress, […]

Oklahoma, Missouri and Arkansas Face Flood of Historic Magnitude After Storms

Oklahoma, Missouri and Arkansas Face Flood of Historic Magnitude After Storms

Thousands of Missouri, Arkansas and Oklahoma residents braced for more flooding Wednesday and some evacuated their homes, as forecasts of more rain drove fears that decades-old levees girding the Arkansas River may not hold. More than a week of violent weather, including downpours and deadly tornadoes, has devastated the central United States, bringing record-breaking floods […]

Sing., Malaysia, Vietnam Added to US Money Watch-list

Sing., Malaysia, Vietnam Added to US Money Watch-list

The US Treasury has just added Sing., Malaysia and Vietnam to a watch-list for currency (money) manipulation, putting their Fx (foreign-exchange) policies under scrutiny. Sing. (Singapore) made the list because of its large current account surplus and net foreign currency purchases of at least $17-B in Y 2018, equivalent to 4.6% of GDP, according to […]

1950’s Racers the Focus at Villa Erba Sale

1950’s Racers the Focus at Villa Erba Sale

$BID It’s 1 of 5, it’s the 12th of 13 Pininfarina Spyders built (pictured above) and last weekend this 1954 Ferrari 500 Mondial Spyder was the top seller at RM Sotheby’s (NYSE:BID) 5th Villa Erba sale. The gavel fell at €3,717,500 (£3,285,141) for this Ferrari Classiche certified car that still has its original engine, gearbox and bodywork, at […]

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Unvails the SF90 Stradale Hybrid Supercar

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Unvails the SF90 Stradale Hybrid Supercar

$RACE Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) unveiled a luxury hybrid Supercar Wednesday that can cruise silently through city streets on electric power as well as hitting a Top speed of 200mph. The SF90 Stradale 4WD car is fitted with a 1,000 hp engine developed from F1. The new hybrid sports car was introduced to an invitation group of […]

The Street’s Key Stock Analysts Research Reports

The Street’s Key Stock Analysts Research Reports

$BABA, $BIG, $DOW, $SINA, $TCDA Daily HeffX-LTN reviews dozens of  the 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 a list of The Street’s Key analysts outlook for Key issues for Wednesday follows: Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. (NYSE:BABA) was added to the Select […]

Asia: Gold, USD, Crude Oil, Stocks & Commodities

Asia: Gold, USD, Crude Oil, Stocks & Commodities

$GLD, $BTC, $SLV, $USD, $USO, $OIL, $WEAT, $CORN, $SOY FLASH: Gold Steady, USD Flat, Crude Oil Off, Stocks Down Notes: US markets turned hot and fast late Tuesday with high volume trade across the board after coming off the holiday weekend. Asia, focus remains on the ongoing US-China trade dispute. President Trump said Monday that […]

Pokemon Sleep, the Newest Game

Pokemon Sleep, the Newest Game

$NTDOY, $DIS The Pokemon Company is developing “Pokemon Sleep”, an app that tracks users’ sleep and turns it into game-play, and plans to launch it next year. “We want to turn sleep into entertainment,” said Tsunekazu Ishihara, the CEO of the Pokemon Company, which was set up with investment from gaming firms Nintendo Co Ltd […]

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Clienti Headed to Maranello for Hybrid Debut

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Clienti Headed to Maranello for Hybrid Debut

$RACE Ferrari’s (NYSE:RACE) official teaser for the V8 hybrid debuting this week was released on Instagram Tuesday, The Aristocrat of Supercar makers, Ferrari takes its 1st run into the hybrid mix with a 1000hp entry, the Maranello Outfit will make a show of it. The motorcycle rider who ran down the prototype a few weeks […]

Cash is King, Retail Investors Nervous Ahead of Summer

Cash is King, Retail Investors Nervous Ahead of Summer

$DIA, $SPY, $SOX, $QQQ, $RUTX, $VXX FLASH: Cash is King for investors heading into Summer Increasing a cash buffer is typical during times of economic and geopolitical uncertainty. But data from global wealth managers show that stashing cash has continued at unusually high rates even as global stocks have rallied this year on conflicting signals […]

US Consumer Confidence Up in May, Economic Optimism Best Since 2000

US Consumer Confidence Up in May, Economic Optimism Best Since 2000

US consumer confidence rose in May as households grew more upbeat about the labor market, suggesting the economy remained on solid ground despite signs that activity was slowing after being temporarily boosted by exports and a build-up of inventories. The surge in confidence reported by the Conference Board on Tuesday came despite an escalation in tensions in […]

President Trump Urged to “Go All the Way in Waging China Trade War”

President Trump Urged to “Go All the Way in Waging China Trade War”

President Trump should intensify his trade battle with China by barring Chinese businesses from US capital markets and technology, his former White House chief strategist, Steve Bannon, said. ‘He has to go all the way; it’s not a trade war, it’s an economic war they’ve been running against the West,’ Mr. Bannon said in an […]

Commentary: Paul Ebeling on Wall Street

Commentary: Paul Ebeling on Wall Street

$DIA, $SPY, $QQQ, $RUTX, $VXX FLASH: World stock markets were subdued as the US and UK exchanges were shuttered for national holidays. DJIA futures rose Monday night, along with S&P 500 futures and NAS futures. President Trump said Monday that Beijing “would like to make a deal,” but “we’re not ready” for a China trade […]

The Street’s Key Stock Analysts Research Report

The Street’s Key Stock Analysts Research Report

$BLMN, $CTST, $DECK, $ERIC, $LNVGY, $VALE The US Financial Markets were Closed Monday for Memorial Day Daily HeffX-LTN reviews dozens of  the 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 a list of The Street’s Key analysts outlook for Key issues for Tuesday […]

Asia: Gold, USD, Crude Oil, Stocks & Commodities

Asia: Gold, USD, Crude Oil, Stocks & Commodities

$GLD, $BTC, $SLV, $USD, $USO, $OIL, $WEAT, $CORN, $SOY Markets were subdued Monday with the financial markets in the UK and the United States being closed for Holidays. FLASH: Gold Off, USD Up, Crude Oil Mixed, Stocks Up Notes: Trade concerns also remain high on investors’ list of concerns. President Trump said Monday that Washington […]

The Mediterranean Diet is Better for Mind, Body, and Planetary Health

The Mediterranean Diet is Better for Mind, Body, and Planetary Health

New research from the American Psychological Association (APA) finds that the Mediterranean Diet is better for mind, body, and planetary health. It is no surprise Decades of research has found that the Mediterranean Diet, a style of eating developed by nutritionist and doctor Ancel Keys featuring plant-based, nutrient-rich foods helps increase longevity and because it […]

Ferrari’s (NYSE:RACE) Design Team Creating a New Generation of Supercars

Ferrari’s (NYSE:RACE) Design Team Creating a New Generation of Supercars

$RACE Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) will announce its 1st hybrid supercar on 31 May. This is a Limited Edition product, and the 1st series production Ferrari to drive on low emissions and with outstanding performance. Ferrari has not revealed official performance figures, but experts are predicting almost 1000hp with the new GT. “I promise it will be […]

A Fiat-Chrysler/Renault Merger Will Require “Quite a bit of creativity.”

A Fiat-Chrysler/Renault Merger Will Require “Quite a bit of creativity.”

$FCAU, $RNLSY Fiat Chrysler (NYSE:FCAU) crafted and presented a balanced merger of equals to Renault (NASDAQ:RNLSY) Monday to tackle the costs of far-reaching technological and regulatory changes by creating the world’s 3rd-biggest automaker. If it goes ahead, the $37-B tie-up would alter the landscape for rivals including General Motors (NYSE:GM) and Peugeot maker PSA Group […]

Box Office: ‘Aladdin’ Bottles $112.7-M Memorial Day Weekend

Box Office: ‘Aladdin’ Bottles $112.7-M Memorial Day Weekend

$DIS, $LGF Disney’s (NYSE:DIS) live-action feature grossed $112.7-M in NA over the Memorial Day weekend, beating out estimates that the film would bow to $100-M. The rehashing of the studio’s Y 1992 animated pic has received a mixed response from critics, with a 57% fresh rating on Rotten Tomatoes, but earn a A CinemaScore from […]

The True Meaning Of Memorial Day

The True Meaning Of Memorial Day

As we prepare for the holiday weekend we should remember the reason for the holiday. Paying tribute to the soldiers who gave their lives for our Freedom. Despite all the beaches and barbecues, Memorial Day is not a day to celebrate, but rather observe. Just to let everyone know in the USA, it is not all about […]

The Street’s Key Stock Analysts Research Report

The Street’s Key Stock Analysts Research Report

$BLMN, $CTST, $DECK, $ERIC, $LNVGY, $VALE The US Financial Markets are Closed Monday for Memorial Day Daily HeffX-LTN reviews dozens of  the 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 a list of The Street’s Key analysts outlook for Key issues for Monday […]

Asia: Gold, USD, Crude Oil, Stocks & Commodities

Asia: Gold, USD, Crude Oil, Stocks & Commodities

$GLD, $SLV, $USD, $USO, $OIL, $WEAT, $CORN, $SOY The US Financial Markets are Closed Monday in Observance of Memorial Day USA FLASH: Gold Up, USD Off, Crude Oil Mixed, Stocks Flat Notes: President Trump pressed Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe Monday to even out a trade imbalance with the United States and expressed confidence, despite […]

Little Known Travel Destinations in Japan

Little Known Travel Destinations in Japan

The route from Tokyo to Kyoto is a well-trodden one, and it’s not difficult to understand why. These famous cities offer a wide variety of attractions and stunning scenery for visitors. But Japan is more than the sum of the busy Shibuya pedestrian crossing and Geishas shuffling down the lanes of Gion. If you are […]