Ethereum: USD/ETH (ETH=) is showing signs of decoupling from BTC

Ethereum: USD/ETH (ETH=) is showing signs of decoupling from BTC

Ethereum: USD/ETH (ETH=) is showing signs of decoupling from BTC ETH moved between $180 and $190 in the past weeks. On Thursday, the asset traded at $186.69. The ETH price has barely moved in the past week, despite the relatively large sway in BTC prices. Ethereum is showing signs of decoupling from BTC, as the […]

NASDAQ Composite (.IXIC) stocks climb to fresh records on revived hope for U.S. – China trade deal

NASDAQ Composite (.IXIC) stocks climb to fresh records on revived hope for U.S. – China trade deal

NASDAQ Composite (.IXIC) stocks climb to fresh records on revived hope for U.S. – China trade deal U.S. stocks closed at fresh record highs on Friday on revived hopes for a U.S. – China trade deal despite mixed economic data. The Dow hit 28,000 for the first time after posting a fourth straight week of […]

Bitcoin: USD/BTC (BTC=X) Bearish All Over Again?

Bitcoin: USD/BTC (BTC=X) Bearish All Over Again?

Bitcoin: USD/BTC (BTC=X) Bearish All Over Again? This figure marks a drop of roughly $700 over the past few days. The currency is incurring some very strange behavior as of late, though there doesn’t seem to be much of an explanation regarding why this behavior is happening. Let’s start off with the basics. To do […]

United States Oil (USO) steadies as trade deal hopes dim

United States Oil (USO) steadies as trade deal hopes dim

United States Oil (USO) steadies as trade deal hopes dim Oil prices were little changed overnight after paring gains of about 1.0 per cent following a speech from US President Donald Trump that offered few new details about his country’s trade talks with China. Concerns about slower economic growth and oil demand due to the […]

Tesla, Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA) details of factory emerge days after CEO Musk unveiled plant

Tesla, Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA) details of factory emerge days after CEO Musk unveiled plant

Tesla, Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA) details of factory emerge days after CEO Musk unveiled plant Tesla Inc. plans to invest 4 billion euros ($4.4 billion) in its newly announced factory in Berlin that will produce up to 150,000 cars annually, Bild reported on Sunday, without saying how it obtained the information. The first production line at Tesla’s […]

Dow Jones Industrial Average (.DJI) Climb on U.S.-China Trade Developments

Dow Jones Industrial Average (.DJI) Climb on U.S.-China Trade Developments

Dow Jones Industrial Average (.DJI) Climb on U.S.-China Trade Developments U.S. stocks advanced to fresh record highs to close the week. White House economic advisor Larry Kudlow noted that “short strokes” on a trade deal with China are close to completion and that “the mood music is pretty good” when it comes to finally getting […]

Alibaba Group Holding Limited (NYSE:BABA) Launches Hong Kong Initial Public Offering

Alibaba Group Holding Limited (NYSE:BABA) Launches Hong Kong Initial Public Offering

Alibaba Group Holding Limited (NYSE:BABA) Launches Hong Kong Initial Public Offering Alibaba Group Holding Limited (NYSE: BABA) (“Alibaba” or “the Company”) announced the launch of its Hong Kong public offering (the “Public Retail Offering”), which forms part of the global offering (the “Offering”) of 500,000,000 new ordinary shares (the “Shares”) and listing of its ordinary shares […]

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) Time to Buy?

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) Time to Buy?

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) Time to Buy? At the end of October, Alphabet (NASDAQ:GOOGL) lost ground after the firm’s Q3 results disappointed investors. While the firm’s revenue came in above expectations, its EPS dropped to $10.12 from $13.06 in the year-ago quarter. That was a much steeper drop than analysts had been expecting, which sent Google […]

The Street’s Key Stock Analysts Research Reports

The Street’s Key Stock Analysts Research Reports

$ATVI, $AAPL, $AMAT, $MSFT 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 stocks analysts have singled out to look at carefully Monday, as follows: Activision Blizzard Inc. (NASDAQ:ATVI) was reiterated with a Buy rating […]

Commentary: Paul Ebeling on Wall Street

Commentary: Paul Ebeling on Wall Street

$DIA, $SPY, $QQQ, $RUTX, $XAU, $GLD, $VXX Gold futures finished a volatile week higher, but the precious metal/investment/safe-haven asset, continues to look vulnerable to the Southside in the wake of positive news over US-China trade relations late in the week. Last week’s price action did not reveal any surprises. Shorts-covered after the previous week’s steep […]

Bitcoin: USD/BTC (BTC=X) sentiment to turn bearish

Bitcoin: USD/BTC (BTC=X) sentiment to turn bearish

Bitcoin: USD/BTC (BTC=X) sentiment to turn bearish Bitcoin (BTC) price is still retracing from the massive rally two weeks ago, which leads the sentiment to turn bearish. Several signs indicate that the price needs to reverse quite soon, or the whole upwards move is deleted from the charts. Bitcoin loses 200-Day MA and EMA for […]

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) continues to look vulnerable to the downside in the wake of positive news over U.S.-China trade relations

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) continues to look vulnerable to the downside in the wake of positive news over U.S.-China trade relations

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) continues to look vulnerable to the downside in the wake of positive news over U.S.-China trade relations Gold futures finished a volatile week with a slightly better close, but the precious metal/investment/safe-haven asset, continues to look vulnerable to the downside in the wake of positive news over U.S.-China trade relations late […]

Shanghai: SSE Composite Index (.SSEC) gains capped by weak sentiment

Shanghai: SSE Composite Index (.SSEC) gains capped by weak sentiment

Shanghai: SSE Composite Index (.SSEC) gains capped by weak sentiment Asian equities rose on Friday after the S&P 500 index notched a new record closing high, but investor sentiment remained fragile following weak data from China and Germany, which reinforced concerns about the global economy. Early in the Asian trading day, MSCI’s broadest index of […]

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) continues to drift sideways

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) continues to drift sideways

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) continues to drift sideways The Straits Times Index peaked temporarily at 3,285, before retreating. At its current level of 3,238, the index has stayed above the 200-day moving average at 3,227 and the 100-day moving average at 3,208. Quarterly momentum is intact and in rising mode. The 50-day moving average continues […]

Euro: USD/EUR (EUR=X) main trend is down according to the daily swing chart

Euro: USD/EUR (EUR=X) main trend is down according to the daily swing chart

Euro: USD/EUR (EUR=X) main trend is down according to the daily swing chart The Euro closed higher against the U.S. Dollar on Friday as renewed optimism over a near-term trade deal between the United States and China bolstered the trade-linked single-currency. Those hopes were generated by upbeat comments from White House economic advisor Larry Kudlow, […]

DAX PERFORMANCE-INDEX (.GDAXI) sees early weakness

DAX PERFORMANCE-INDEX (.GDAXI) sees early weakness

DAX PERFORMANCE-INDEX (.GDAXI) sees early weakness Early trading has seen the DAX drop sharply, although it has yet to test the 13,130 area that has marked support over the past two weeks. Below this, 12,950 is possible support. For the time being, the index is still in consolidation mode, with a rally through 13,300 needed […]

Australian Dollar: USD/AUD (AUD=X) weak employment data drove up the chances of another rate cut by the Reserve Bank of Australia

Australian Dollar: USD/AUD (AUD=X) weak employment data drove up the chances of another rate cut by the Reserve Bank of Australia

Australian Dollar: USD/AUD (AUD=X) weak employment data drove up the chances of another rate cut by the Reserve Bank of Australia The Australian Dollar closed lower last week with most of the loss occurring on November 14  after the Australian 10-year government bond yield slumped to over a 1-week low after the country’s employment report […]

Canadian Dollar: USD/CAD (CAD=X) quiet week expected

Canadian Dollar: USD/CAD (CAD=X) quiet week expected

Canadian Dollar: USD/CAD (CAD=X) quiet week expected USD/CAD continues to have a quiet week. In Friday’s European session, the pair is trading at 1.3240, down 0.07% on the day. On the fundamental front, there are no major Canadian events on the schedule. Foreign Securities Purchases are expected to drop to C$4.22 billion in September. Technical Analysis […]

Japanese Yen: USD/JPY (JPY=X) Begins with ‘Cautiously Bullish’ Tone

Japanese Yen: USD/JPY (JPY=X) Begins with ‘Cautiously Bullish’ Tone

Japanese Yen: USD/JPY (JPY=X) Begins with ‘Cautiously Bullish’ Tone Mixed comments about the status of trade talks between the United States and China encouraged some investors to seek shelter in the safe-haven Japanese Yen although U.S. stock market investors seemed to read the developments as bullish. This should be the focus for investors this week […]

Silver 1 OZ 999 NY (XAG=X) great buying opportunity before it continues its ascent

Silver 1 OZ 999 NY (XAG=X) great buying opportunity before it continues its ascent

Silver 1 OZ 999 NY (XAG=X) great buying opportunity before it continues its ascent Gold has had a bit of a pullback the last month, which has investors wondering if this is the top or just a pause and a great buying opportunity before it continues its ascent. Another topic on investors’ minds is the […]

New Zealand Dollar: NZD/USD (NZD=X) sharply higher after wholesale interest rates spiked after the Reserve Bank left its official cash rate (OCR) unchanged

New Zealand Dollar: NZD/USD (NZD=X) sharply higher after wholesale interest rates spiked after the Reserve Bank left its official cash rate (OCR) unchanged

New Zealand Dollar: NZD/USD (NZD=X) sharply higher after wholesale interest rates spiked after the Reserve Bank left its official cash rate (OCR) unchanged The New Zealand Dollar finished the week sharply higher after wholesale interest rates spiked after the Reserve Bank left its official cash rate (OCR) unchanged at 1 percent. Market expectations were weighted […]

British Pound: USD/GBP (GBP=X) showing signs of confusion

British Pound: USD/GBP (GBP=X) showing signs of confusion

British Pound: USD/GBP (GBP=X) showing signs of confusion The British pound went back and forth during the trading session on Friday, showing signs of confusion but quite frankly I think a lot of traders don’t to put money into the market ahead of the weekend as headlines could come out and cause a major On […]

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) revised down its estimate for economic growth this year as political unrest grips the city

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) revised down its estimate for economic growth this year as political unrest grips the city

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) revised down its estimate for economic growth this year as political unrest grips the city Hong Kong revised down its estimate for economic growth this year as political unrest grips the city, with the government now forecasting the first annual contraction since the global financial crisis a decade ago. […]

Australia: S&P/ASX 200 (.AXJO) set for a mixed start to the trading week

Australia: S&P/ASX 200 (.AXJO) set for a mixed start to the trading week

Australia: S&P/ASX 200 (.AXJO) set for a mixed start to the trading week S&P/ASX200 Index futures are down 3 points, suggesting a mixed start to the trading week. However, rising hopes of a US-China trade deal after a “constructive” weekend phone call between negotiators may fuel the momentum in blue chip stocks that has propelled […]

F1: Ferraris (NYSE:RACE) Crash Out, Verstappen Wins

F1: Ferraris (NYSE:RACE) Crash Out, Verstappen Wins

$RACE Max Verstappen was a deserving winner in the race, having been the strongest driver across both Saturday and Sunday. But while he was taking Top honours, it was the action behind in the final few laps that really caught our eyes. Following a late Safety Car brought out after a dramatic double retirement for Ferrari on […]

Box Office: ‘Ford v Ferrari’ Races to $31-M; ‘Charlie’s Angels Crash with $8.6-M

Box Office: ‘Ford v Ferrari’ Races to $31-M; ‘Charlie’s Angels Crash with $8.6-M

$DIS, $SNE, $VIA, $CMCSA Ford v Ferrari ran Charlie’s Angels and the rest of the competition off the road at the weekend box office, grossing a better-than-expected $31-M in North America for 20th Century Fox and Disney. Overseas, the pic debuted to $21.4-M for a global start of $52.4-M Sony’s Charlie’s Angels fluttered and fell to earth in its […]

The Dubai Air Show is On

The Dubai Air Show is On

$BA The biennial Dubai Airshow has opened as major Gulf airlines reign back big-ticket purchases after a staggering $140-B in new orders were announced at the Y 2013 show before global Oil prices collapsed. The airshow, which runs from Sunday until Thursday, draws major commercial and military firms from around the world, as well as […]

Fed Will Keep Monetary “Accommodative”

Fed Will Keep Monetary “Accommodative”

Sluggish inflation gives the Federal Reserve the leeway to keep borrowing costs low and help draw more workers into the labor market, San Francisco Fed Bank President Mary Daly said Saturday. “We’re lucky right now,” Ms. Daly said at University of California, Berkeley’s Clausen Center’s conference on global economic issues. “We can keep the policy […]

F1 Post-2020: MercedesAMG on the Block?

F1 Post-2020: MercedesAMG on the Block?

$PAG, $DDAIF, $FWONK Roger Penske has called rumors that he is looking at buying the Mercedes Formula 1 team “absolutely not true“. A report in Germany has linked the American businessman with the team amid confirmation from Mercedes that it has yet to decide its future in F1 post-2020. Toto Wolff believes Mercedes will remain, […]

F1 Brazil: Ferrari’s (NYSE:RACE) Vettel 2nd on the Grid, Verstappen took the Pole

F1 Brazil: Ferrari’s (NYSE:RACE) Vettel 2nd on the Grid, Verstappen took the Pole

$RACE Red Bull Racing’s Max Verstappen, 22 anni, secured Pole position for the 2019 Brazilian Formula One Grand Prix after finishing fastest in qualifying on Saturday. Lewis Hamilton had gone quickest in the 3rd and final practice session earlier in the day, but neither he nor Ferrari’s Sebastian Vettel were able to match Mr. Verstappen’s times in qualifying […]

Millennials Adopt Old School Love of Gold

Millennials Adopt Old School Love of Gold

$XAU, $GLD The World Gold Council (WGC) has reported that millennials’ attitudes towards gold are not so different to those of older generations. “Gold can resonate more deeply among younger consumers,” the report said. “But there are perceptual misgivings among the younger Gen Z audience, misgivings which are particularly pronounced in China’s jewelry market. For example, […]

US-China Trade Deal Hopes “whet risk appetite,” Gold Falls

US-China Trade Deal Hopes “whet risk appetite,” Gold Falls

$SPY, $GLD, $XAU Gold prices fell Friday as risk appetite was whetted by comments from White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow that the United States is nearing an interim trade pact with China. Spot gold (XAU) was down 0.5% at $1,464.17 oz, as of 0754 GMT, but was set to rise about 0.4% this week, […]

The Street’s Key Stock Analysts Research Reports

The Street’s Key Stock Analysts Research Reports

$AGCO, $GOOS, $ENR, $ERJ, $GWPH, $STLD 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 stocks analysts have singled out to look at carefully Friday, as follows: AGCO Corp. (NYSE:AGCO) was raised to Outperform from […]

F1: Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Has the Strongest Engine this Year

F1: Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Has the Strongest Engine this Year

$RACE Toto Wolff, MercedesAMG’s team boss says Ferrari’s power advantage in F1 this season has been up to 50bhp at times. Although MercedesAMG has successfully captured its 6th straight drivers’ and constructors’ championship double, it has faced a tough time overcoming its rival’s straightline performance advantage in races. While some of that gain is from […]

California Faces Stressful Path Out of Wildfire and Power Crisis

California Faces Stressful Path Out of Wildfire and Power Crisis

$PCG The utility that serves more than 5-M electrical customers in 1 of the world’s most technologically advanced areas is faced again and again with a no-Win decision: risk starting catastrophic deadly wildfires, or turn off the lights bring misery to millions of paying customers. Pacific Gas & Electric (NYSE:PCG) is in bankruptcy, facing $30-B […]

President Trump, “Record Setting Stocks Have Great Potential for Future”

President Trump, “Record Setting Stocks Have Great Potential for Future”

$DIA, $SPY, $QQQ, $RUTX, $VXX “USA is where the action is. Companies and jobs are coming back like never before!” President Trump continues to applaud as the US stock market continues to set records, predicting this Bull market will set even more historical highs in the future. “Hit New Stock Market record again yesterday, the […]

US Economy Must Grow Faster Than the Federal Debt, President Trump is Correct

US Economy Must Grow Faster Than the Federal Debt, President Trump is Correct

Fed Chairman Powell likes to avoid any hint of politics in his public statements, but in a non-controversial response to a Question about US government borrowing Wednesday, he weighed in on one of the core issues in the political debate over how to manage the economy. Over the past year in particular, many mainstream economists […]

Gold Technical Analysis: Buy Stops Over 1461.30 May Trigger Move into 1471.00 Fibo Mark

Gold Technical Analysis: Buy Stops Over 1461.30 May Trigger Move into 1471.00 Fibo Mark

$XAU, $GLD Gold traded up early Wednesday and in a position to do something it has not done in 8 trading sessions: take out the previous day’s high. With Treasury yields inching lower and the US stock indexes weakening some, it looks as if gold is attracting a little buying. But, cannot tell if its […]

The Street’s Key Stock Analysts Research Reports

The Street’s Key Stock Analysts Research Reports

$AAPL, $BDSI, $BXP, $FCX, $JBLU, $JMIA, $KR, $NKE 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 stocks analysts have singled out to look at carefully Thursday, as follows: Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) was assumed with […]

Commentary: BRICS Summit, China Hopes to Usher in ‘Golden Decade’ for Cooperation

Commentary: BRICS Summit, China Hopes to Usher in ‘Golden Decade’ for Cooperation

The 11th BRICS Summit taking place in Brazil on 13-14 November mission is to to usher in a 2nd “Golden Decade” for more fruitful cooperation of the emerging-market group. The past 10 years since its first summit in Russia are suitably dubbed a “Golden Decade” for BRICS, which was originally made up of Brazil, Russia, […]

Michael Selsman from the Sidelines of the American Film Market

Michael Selsman from the Sidelines of the American Film Market

Wonderfilm, a leading entertainment Company based in Vancouver and Hollywood, whose films have produced over a $1-B in box office revenue with respectable ROI/ROE, was greeted by film executives from major studios, directors, actors, and producers at the AFM last week. The firm, helmed by Kirk Shaw, and 3 partners, Wonderfilm delivered 7 feature films, […]

Ferrari’s (NYSE:RACE) ‘Roma’ a Really Smooth, Sexy Supercar

Ferrari’s (NYSE:RACE) ‘Roma’ a Really Smooth, Sexy Supercar

$RACE The Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Roma’s smooth and relaxed design harks back to Maranello. That should be enough to get clienti’s attention since that super coupe was 1 of the greatest design triumphs of the 1990’s. A full rundown on the Roma is set to be released at the vehicle’s official launch, scheduled for Thursday, 14 […]

Impeachment Probe Does Not Bother President Trump or the Stock Market

Impeachment Probe Does Not Bother President Trump or the Stock Market

$DIA, $SPY, $QQQ, $RUTX, $VXX S&P 500, DJIA closed at record highs, again! Public impeachment hearings in Congress about President Trump’s attempts to pressure Ukraine to have scant influence on markets, some analysts said Wednesday. These hearings will be the height of drama inside the beltway, but our sense is that the market impact will […]

The Street’s Key Stock Analysts Research Reports

The Street’s Key Stock Analysts Research Reports

$AMG, $ALXM, $BMRN, $BIIB, $CNMD, $CRSP, $OII, $VRTX 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 stocks analysts have singled out to look at carefully Wednesday, as follows: Amgen Inc. (NASDAQ:AMGN) was started as […]

Gold Bounced Finishing in the Green

Gold Bounced Finishing in the Green

$XAU, $GLD, $USD Gold prices bounced off session lows and closed in the Green Tuesday, despite a stronger USD. Yields remain edged lower. German data is showing some small signs of improvement. President Trump in a speech before the Economic Club of New York on Tuesday to hammered the Fed, saying that although the stock […]

Thailand’s Brilliance Shone at Thai Night at the American Film Market 2019

Thailand’s Brilliance Shone at Thai Night at the American Film Market 2019

$AMZN, $NFLX The Department of International Trade Promotion (DITP) of Royal Thai Government hosted Thai Night at the American Film Market (AFM) on Friday, 8 November 2019 at the Colonnade Ballroom, Hotel Casa Del Mar, Santa Monica, CA. Her Royal Highness Princess Ubolratana Rajakanya Sirivadhana Barnavadi was greeted by The Deputy Prime Minister and Commerce […]

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE): SWB Stands for ‘Short Wheelbase Berlinetta’ (Video)

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE): SWB Stands for ‘Short Wheelbase Berlinetta’ (Video)

$RACE This is a 1960’s Italian GT at its finest. If you’re like so many enthusiasts, you find the 1960’s Ferrari GTs to be some of the most attractive vintage vehicles around. That helps drive the extreme prices we see in private treaty sales transactions and auctions alike. And yes, there is more to it […]

President Trump Talks Economy and Trade, Market Responds Positively

President Trump Talks Economy and Trade, Market Responds Positively

$DIA, $SPY, $QQQ, $RTUX, $VXX The benchmark S&P 500 stock index posted a slim gainer Tuesday as President Trump said the United States is close to signing an initial trade deal with China and lauded the economy. The S&P 500 and NAS marked all-time highs during trading but stocks ended off session highs with investors […]

The Street’s Key Stock Analysts Research Reports

The Street’s Key Stock Analysts Research Reports

$ALK, $BIDU, $BK, $CHWY, $SPLK, $TSLA 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 stocks analysts have singled out to look at carefully Tuesday, as follows: Alaska Air Group Inc. (NYSE:ALK) was reiterated as […]

Gold ETFs Seeing Support After Correction

Gold ETFs Seeing Support After Correction

$GLD, $XAU, $XAG, $USD, $UGLD, $NUGT, $NEM, $GOLD Ongoing trade tensions between the US and China, along with geopolitical tension in the Middle East, have underpinned gold prices throughout most of Y 2019. Plus, a weakening USD this year brought about by 3 Fed interest rate cuts has helped support the precious Yellow metal, as the two assets […]

Stock Strategists are Bullish into Year’s End

Stock Strategists are Bullish into Year’s End

$DIA, $SPY, $QQQ, $RUTX, $VXX US stocks should rise into year-end on stabilizing economic growth and increased chances for a tariff rollback, according to strategists at Evercore ISI. Valuations are likely to remain near current marks as financial conditions will probably remain easy, and given earnings estimates for the S&P 500 Index into Y 2020, […]

Mutual Funds Vs ETFs

Mutual Funds Vs ETFs

$DIA, $SPY, $QQQ An Overview Mutual funds and exchange-traded funds (ETFs) have a lot in common. Both types of funds consist of a mix of many different assets and represent a common way for investors to diversify. There are Key differences in the way they are managed. ETFs can be traded like stocks, while mutual […]

Trade is the Key Issue…

Trade is the Key Issue…

The 2 biggest players in the US economy will take the stage this week, as President Trump and Fed Chairman Powell speak amid signs the nation’s trade war with China may be thawing. President Trump will deliver a speech at the Economic Club of New York Tuesday, with investors hoping he sheds light on a […]

Commentary: Paul Ebeling on Wall Street

Commentary: Paul Ebeling on Wall Street

$DIA, $SPY, $QQQ, $RUTX, $VXX Risk is on, sidelined money coming back in and the market is posting record highs almost on a daily basis. The earnings news is providing its share of trading catalysts, but the macro news is mattering more as a market driver because the macro connection with the employment report, earnings […]

The Street’s Key Stock Analysts Research Reports

The Street’s Key Stock Analysts Research Reports

$BPX, $GPS, $HL, $QCOM, $WMT, $DIS 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 stocks analysts have singled out to look at carefully Monday, as follows: Boston Properties Inc. (NYSE:BXP) was started with a […]

Physical Gold Vs GLD, IAU and UGLD

Physical Gold Vs GLD, IAU and UGLD

$XAU, $GLD, $IAU, $UGLD Exchange-traded funds (ETFs) give traders access to the price movements of gold without having to buy physical gold. Instead, the ETF does this for the investor. Gold ETFs are typically structured as trusts. Under this structure, the ETF holds a certain amount of gold for each share of the ETF issued. Buying […]

Ferrari’s (NYSE:RACE) Binotto Speaks of Development

Ferrari’s (NYSE:RACE) Binotto Speaks of Development

Ferrari’s (NYSE:RACE) F1 car development has “exceeded expectations” this season and the amount of downforce it has added has had knock-on effects, says team boss Mattia Binotto. The team started Y 2019 with a car that had less peak downforce than its chief rival MercedesAMG as Ferrari pursued a lower-drag concept to give it a […]

Prominent Earnings Coming this Week

Prominent Earnings Coming this Week

$AAP, $CBS, $TSN, $PBR, $TLRY, $NTAP, $CSCO, $WMT, $NVDA, $AMAT, $JCP Q-3 earnings reporting season is starting to wind down, there are some more major companies posting results in the coming weeks. Here are some of the prominent reports expected this week, as follows: These are estimates, earnings and revenue estimates may change ahead of […]

Box Office: ‘Midway’ Blasts Past ‘Doctor Sleep’ with $17.5-M

Box Office: ‘Midway’ Blasts Past ‘Doctor Sleep’ with $17.5-M

$LGF, $VIA, $CMCSA, $DIS, $AMZN ‘Doctor Sleep‘ snoozed in $14.1-M, ‘Playing With Fire‘ Topped ‘Last Christmas‘ in the weeknd’s 2nd upset. Veterans Day weekend is light at the NA box office as the new movies disappointed. The World War II epic Midway may have topped the chart with a better-than-expected $17.5-M from 4,086 theaters in a surprise […]

Gold Markets Break South

Gold Markets Break South

$GLD, $XAU, $USD Gold markets broken down significantly last week, marking well below the $1500 mark, a very negative sign, but when you look at the weekly chart, you can see a bullish flag. But, this market needs to save itself quickly or it will be serious technical trouble. The $1450 mark will continue to keep […]

Our Guide to Fine Things

Our Guide to Fine Things

The success of steel watches combining sport and elegance, such as the Nautilus and Royal Oak, puts them in great demand. Stainless steel watches are supposed to be the cheaper, thus more accessible versions of precious metal originals. Cut away the complications and the price tags become less intimidating. There are legendary exceptions, namely Audemars […]

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE): Pier Guidi-Calado Wins 4-hrs of Shanghai (Video)

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE): Pier Guidi-Calado Wins 4-hrs of Shanghai (Video)

$RACE On a historically track difficult for Ferrari (NYE:RACE), the 488 GTE # 51 of AF Corse, crewed by Alessandro Pier Guidi and James Calado, started from the 2nd row in the 4 Hours of Shanghai in Season 8 of the FIA World Endurance Championship. LMGTE Pro. After waiting a few mins before taking to […]

Ferrari’s (NYSE:RACE) Plan: Build its Luxury Brand

Ferrari’s (NYSE:RACE) Plan: Build its Luxury Brand

$RACE Since taking over as CEO Louis Camilleri has largely shunned the spotlight, shunning the media and commenting publicly about the business only during Quarterly conference calls and once at the presentation of its new 5 year industrial plan. Being a tobacco executive offered relevant lessons for running Ferrari, Mr. Camilleri said in his 1st […]

Commentary: Merkel Needs President Trump to End the Trade Dispute

Commentary: Merkel Needs President Trump to End the Trade Dispute

$VLKAY, $BMWYY, $DDAIF The German economy is at the cusp of recession Now 30 yrs after the fall of the Berlin Wall, and 29 years after Germany was reunified into 1 country, Europe’s strongest economy is facing significant headwinds that risk spilling over into the rest of the EU and the world The closely watched […]

China Commentary: Growth and Prosperity Attract Chinese Expats to Return Home

China Commentary: Growth and Prosperity Attract Chinese Expats to Return Home

The provincial capital Fuzhou, which administers coastal Fuqing, Changle and Lianjiang, has a centuries-old seafaring tradition. Over the centuries, Fujian merchants sailed around the world with tea and porcelain. Impoverished fishermen braved perilous currents in rickety junks to settle the islands in Southeast Asia and beyond. Many to the US, to start small businesses where […]

Freedom Tastes Like Chocolate Today in Paris

Freedom Tastes Like Chocolate Today in Paris

A French chocolate sculptor celebrated the 30th anni Saturday of the opening of the Berlin Wall by taking a hammer to a chocolate replica of the infamous barrier, distributing the sweet chunks to applauding bystanders at his shop in Paris, Patrick Roger said it felt “amazing to share the taste, the values and a certain […]

NASA Takes Delivery of 1st All-Electric Experimental Aircraft (Video)

NASA Takes Delivery of 1st All-Electric Experimental Aircraft (Video)

The 1st all-electric configuration of NASA’s X-57 Maxwell now is at the agency’s Armstrong Flight Research Center in Edwards, California. The X-57, NASA’s first all-electric experimental aircraft, or X-plane – and the first crewed X-plane in two decades – was delivered by Empirical Systems Aerospace (ESAero) of San Luis Obispo, California Wednesday, 2 October, in […]

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Will Balance Performance with Comfort in its ‘High Rider’

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Will Balance Performance with Comfort in its ‘High Rider’

$RACE Ferrari’s (NYSE:RACE) market has evolved, and the iconic Italian Supercar maker has confirmed it is developing its 1st high-riding model. And it is shaping up to be unlike any other on the market. The notion of a Ferrari-badged SUV (FUV) is controversial, even deep inside the company’s HQ’s, but making 1 is a guaranteed […]

S&P 500 Marks 5th Week of Gains, as Wall Street Hits New Records

S&P 500 Marks 5th Week of Gains, as Wall Street Hits New Records

$DIA, $SPY, $QQQ, $RUTX, $VXX Friday, the 3 major US stock market indexes posted record closing highs and the S&P 500 registered a 5th straight week of gainers as investors brushed aside worries over the progress of US-China trade talks and as Walt Disney shares rose. The Cboe volatility index .VIX posted its lowest closing […]

The Walt Disney Company (NYSE:DIS) reported better-than-expected quarterly results

The Walt Disney Company (NYSE:DIS) reported better-than-expected quarterly results

The Walt Disney Company (NYSE:DIS) reported better-than-expected quarterly results Walt Disney Co. on Thursday reported better-than-expected quarterly results, fueled by the release of blockbuster films “Aladdin” and “The Lion King” as it prepared for its new streaming television service. Disney profit in the recently ended quarter was $1.05 billion, down from $2.3 billion a year […]

Rapper Drake has partnered with Canopy Growth on a new cannabis venture

Rapper Drake has partnered with Canopy Growth on a new cannabis venture

Rapper Drake has partnered with Canopy Growth on a new cannabis venture, the company announced Thursday, expanding the Canadian pot giant’s list of celebrity backers. He joins Seth Rogen, Evan Goldberg, Martha Stewart and Snoop Dogg in partnering with Canopy Growth. The new company, More Life Growth Company, will be based in Drake’s hometown of […]

Dow Jones Industrial Average (.DJI) Record High On China News As This Key Stock Breaks Out

Dow Jones Industrial Average (.DJI) Record High On China News As This Key Stock Breaks Out

Dow Jones Industrial Average (.DJI) Record High On China News As This Key Stock Breaks Out The Dow Jones industrials soared 0.9%, the Nasdaq rose 0.8% and the S&P 500 gained 0.6%. Small caps tracked by the Russell 2000 were up nearly 0.7%. Volume was tracking lower on both exchanges vs. the same time Wednesday. […]

Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) New Grocery Chain Shouldn’t Worry Rivals — Yet

Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) New Grocery Chain Shouldn’t Worry Rivals — Yet

Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) New Grocery Chain Shouldn’t Worry Rivals — Yet Reports last month that Amazon.com (NASDAQ: AMZN) had signed leases for its new grocery store chain that is separate from Whole Foods failed to disturb its rivals in the way that prior announcements of its moves into physical retail have. While that’s partly because the original news […]

GrowLife, Inc. (OTC:PHOT) Technical Outlook

GrowLife, Inc. (OTC:PHOT) Technical Outlook

GrowLife, Inc. (OTC:PHOT) Technical Outlook Overall, the bias in prices is: Downwards. Note: this chart shows extraordinary price action to the downside. By the way, prices are vulnerable to a correction towards 0.00. The projected upper bound is: 0.00. The projected lower bound is: 0.00. The projected closing price is: 0.00. Candlesticks A white body […]

Twitter, Inc. (NYSE:TWTR) lower after Evercore ISI analyst Kevin Rippey cut his rating on the stock to underperform from in-line

Twitter, Inc. (NYSE:TWTR) lower after Evercore ISI analyst Kevin Rippey cut his rating on the stock to underperform from in-line

Twitter, Inc. (NYSE:TWTR) lower after Evercore ISI analyst Kevin Rippey cut his rating on the stock to underperform from in-line Shares of Twitter Inc. TWTR, -1.66% are off 1.6% in premarket trading Thursday after Evercore ISI analyst Kevin Rippey cut his rating on the stock to underperform from in-line. “While we believe 3Q’s specific tech […]

United States Oil (USO) lower amid lingering uncertainty on whether the United States and China will agree a long-awaited deal to end their bitter trade dispute

United States Oil (USO) lower amid lingering uncertainty on whether the United States and China will agree a long-awaited deal to end their bitter trade dispute

United States Oil (USO) lower amid lingering uncertainty on whether the United States and China will agree a long-awaited deal to end their bitter trade dispute Crude oil futures fell on Friday amid lingering uncertainty on whether, and when, the United States and China will agree a long-awaited deal to end their bitter trade dispute, the gloom […]

Tesla, Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA) receives a stamp of approval from S&P Global Ratings

Tesla, Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA) receives a stamp of approval from S&P Global Ratings

Tesla, Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA) receives a stamp of approval from S&P Global Ratings Tesla stock (NASDAQ:TSLA) received a stamp of approval from S&P Global Ratings on Wednesday, with the firm revising its outlook on the electric car maker’s bonds from “Negative” to “Positive.” The revised outlook came as a result of Tesla’s stronger-than-expected cash flow and […]

Ethereum: USD/ETH (ETH=) price is facing an increase in selling pressure

Ethereum: USD/ETH (ETH=) price is facing an increase in selling pressure

Ethereum: USD/ETH (ETH=) price is facing an increase in selling pressure After a decent upward move above $190, Ethereum struggled to continue higher against the US Dollar. As a result, ETH started a downward move and broke the $190 support area. Furthermore, there was a break below the $188 support area and the 100 hourly […]

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) cloud computing and wearables could help move the needle

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) cloud computing and wearables could help move the needle

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) cloud computing and wearables could help move the needle Alphabet (NASDAQ:GOOG) stock is holding steady thanks to the announced Fitbit (NYSE:FIT) acquistion. Prior to this announcement, shares fell from their 52-week high of $1,299.31 to as low as $1250.84 per share due to an earnings miss on Oct. 28. But thanks to this potentially game-changing deal, […]

The Street’s Key Stock Analysts Research Reports

The Street’s Key Stock Analysts Research Reports

$C, $COMM, $CVS, $ELAN, $EMR, $EXPE, $QCOM, $WYNN, $YETI 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 stocks analysts have singled out to look at carefully Friday, as follows: Citigroup Inc. (NYSE:C) was reiterated […]

Why Ferrari (NYSE:RACE)? Strong Earnings and Cash Flow

Why Ferrari (NYSE:RACE)? Strong Earnings and Cash Flow

$RACE Shares of the iconic Italian Supercar maker Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) hit an all-time high earlier this week after the company increased its F-Y guidance following strong Q-3 earnings. The Quarter’s operating profit rose 12% from a year ago, to 227 million euros ($251 million), on sales increases in Europe and Asia. Following the strong results, the company boosted its […]

Shanghai: SSE Composite Index (.SSEC) May Test Resistance At 3,000 Points

Shanghai: SSE Composite Index (.SSEC) May Test Resistance At 3,000 Points

Shanghai: SSE Composite Index (.SSEC) May Test Resistance At 3,000 Points The China stock market ticked higher again on Thursday, one day after it had halted the three-day winning streak in which it had gathered more than 60 points or 2 percent. The Shanghai Composite Index remains just beneath the 2,980-point plateau and it’s got […]

Americans Buy ‘Made in the USA’, Stocks Surge

Americans Buy ‘Made in the USA’, Stocks Surge

$DIA, $SPY, $QQQ, $RUTX, $VXX The DJIA and S&P 500 notched record closing highs again Thursday, as President Trump continues to cheer as the market continues to charge higher into record territory. “Stock Markets (all three) hit another ALL TIME & HISTORIC HIGH yesterday! You are sooo lucky to have me as your President (just kidding!). […]

Canadian Dollar: USD/CAD (CAD=X) Ahead – Canadian Employment Data

Canadian Dollar: USD/CAD (CAD=X) Ahead – Canadian Employment Data

Canadian Dollar: USD/CAD (CAD=X) Ahead – Canadian Employment Data USD/CAD is trading sideways in Thursday trade. In the North American session, the pair is trading at 1.3187, up 0.01%. Ahead – Canadian Employment Data Traders should be prepared for possible volatility from USD/CAD on Friday, with the release of key employment reports. The employment change indicator is projecting […]

Archer’s (OTC:AEMC) Michael Selsman: “Good screenplays never go out of fashion…”

Archer’s (OTC:AEMC) Michael Selsman: “Good screenplays never go out of fashion…”

$AEMC Wonderfilm Announces $50-M in Production Funds in talks with Archer Entertainment to Produce Films & TV Programs The Wonderfilm Media Corporation (WDRFF), a producer of high-quality feature films and episodic television with international appeal has announced an $50-M asset-backed debt facility designed to escalate the pace of the Company’s revenue and increase overall production […]

New Zealand Dollar: NZD/USD (NZD=X) support at 0.6330

New Zealand Dollar: NZD/USD (NZD=X) support at 0.6330

New Zealand Dollar: NZD/USD (NZD=X) support at 0.6330 After posting losses for three straight sessions, NZD/USD is flat in Thursday trade. In the European session, the pair is trading at 0.6367, up 0.04% on the day. There are no New Zealand events for the remainder of the week. NZD/USD Technical Analysis NZD/USD has moved lower this week, […]

British Pound: USD/GBP (GBP=X) sinks on Bank of England division

British Pound: USD/GBP (GBP=X) sinks on Bank of England division

British Pound: USD/GBP (GBP=X) sinks on Bank of England division The pound US dollar exchange rate eased this afternoon after the Bank of England (BoE) left its interest rate unchanged at 0.75 percent. This came despite two dissenting policymakers voting to cut the rate to 0.5 percent. The BoE was gloomy in its forecasts for […]

Euro: USD/EUR (EUR=X) Economic Data has been Improving

Euro: USD/EUR (EUR=X) Economic Data has been Improving

Euro: USD/EUR (EUR=X) Economic Data has been Improving The forex economic calendar has been light for the Euro in recent days, not atypical once we make it past the first few days of the month. Overall, Eurozone economic data has been steadily improving over the past few weeks, at least when trying to measure releases […]

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) investors look for concrete details in a possible trade agreement between the United States and China

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) investors look for concrete details in a possible trade agreement between the United States and China

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) investors look for concrete details in a possible trade agreement between the United States and China The Singapore stock market has finished higher in three straight sessions, rising almost 35 points or 1 percent along the way. The Straits Times Index now rests just above the 3,260-point plateau although it may […]

Japanese Yen: USD/JPY (JPY=X) Trade optimism weighs on safe-haven assets

Japanese Yen: USD/JPY (JPY=X) Trade optimism weighs on safe-haven assets

Japanese Yen: USD/JPY (JPY=X) Trade optimism weighs on safe-haven assets The USD/JPY started the day below the 109 handle on Thursday and spent the Asian session in a calm manner but rose sharply during the European trading hours after China’s Commerce Ministry said that the United States and China have agreed to roll back tariffs. […]

Australia: S&P/ASX 200 (.AXJO) expected to rise

Australia: S&P/ASX 200 (.AXJO) expected to rise

Australia: S&P/ASX 200 (.AXJO) expected to rise The S&P/ASX 200 index returned to form on Thursday and pushed notably higher. The benchmark index finished the day 1% higher at 6,726.6 points. Will the local share market be able to build on this on Friday? Here are five things to watch: ASX 200 expected to rise.    […]

Australian Dollar: USD/AUD (AUD=X) shown signs of erratic behavior

Australian Dollar: USD/AUD (AUD=X) shown signs of erratic behavior

Australian Dollar: USD/AUD (AUD=X) shown signs of erratic behavior The Australian dollar has shown signs of erratic behavior over the last 24 hours but this should not be a huge surprise considering that we continue to have mixed messages coming out of the trade war between the United States and China. However, part of the resiliency that […]

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