We Just Saw a Record 100 Day Rally in the S&P 500, the Trump Policies are Working

We Just Saw a Record 100 Day Rally in the S&P 500, the Trump Policies are Working

#SP500 #rally #record #Bull #Trump $SPY $SPX $DIA $QQQ $RUTX $VXX The S&P 500 just marked a 100-Day run, 1 for the record books. Since bottoming on 23 March, the S&P 500 rallied 40%,that has not happened in 90 yrs, and the Bull has further to run. The S&P 500 had previously recorded only 5 […]

Independence Day Observed Friday for US Markets

Independence Day Observed Friday for US Markets

#IndependenceDay #US #stock #markets #DJIA #NFPs #jobs #investors #PresidentTrump #economy #WhiteHouse #PPP #vaccine #C19coronavirus $DIA $SPY $QQQ $RUTX $VXX Stocks rose Thursday and gained on the week, as investors cheered the resiliency of a US economy that created nearly 5-M jobs in June and the number for May revised to nearly 3-M. President Trump said June’s better-than-expected […]

Friday’s World Markets Outlook: European Indexes

Friday’s World Markets Outlook: European Indexes

#US #EU #stocks #markets # C19coronavirus, #vaccine, #China The US Stock Market is closed in observance of Independence Day Friday. EU stocks paused Friday after gains through the week 4 straight days of gains. EU shares rose Thursday, as encouraging economic data from across the globe and hopes of a C-19 vaccine lifted sentiment along […]

Friday’s World Markets Outlook: Asia-Pacific

Friday’s World Markets Outlook: Asia-Pacific

#AsiaPacific #world #stock #markets #Australia #China #Japan #HongKong Hong Kong stocks ended higher Friday to post their best weekly gainer in a month, as investors understand that Beijing’s new security law will benefit local markets and lead to more listings by Chinese companies. At the close the Hang Seng was up 248.93 pts or 0.99% […]

Tesla and America’s Falling Auto Sales

Tesla and America’s Falling Auto Sales

$TSLA #TESLA $F $GM Tesla engineered its latest coup Wednesday, becoming the world’s richest car company while two of Detroit’s old guard, General Motors and Fiat Chrysler, reported sagging auto sales amid the coronavirus pandemic. Led by Elon Musk, Tesla has had its share of ups and downs, but shares have risen steadily since late […]

Advertisers Turn on Facebook

Advertisers Turn on Facebook

$FB #FACEBOOK StopHateForProfit Adidas, Puma, Coca-Cola, Starbucks, Unilever, Ford… not a day goes by without another big brand pulling ads from Facebook and other social media, a campaign that is weakening advertising-dependent sites but whose ultimate impact remains uncertain. Over 400 firms have joined the #StopHateForProfit campaign to protest hate speech on the internet that […]

Trump Brings Back Jobs to US Economy

Trump Brings Back Jobs to US Economy

Industries hit hard by the coronavirus pandemic showed signs of life in June, hiring 2.4 million workers, payroll services firm ADP said Wednesday. The three million hires in May means that more than five million people are back at work of the 20 million who lost their jobs in March and April. However, the hiring […]

Ferrari’s (NYSE:RACE) F8 Spider is a Street Racer and a Loud Errand Runner

Ferrari’s (NYSE:RACE) F8 Spider is a Street Racer and a Loud Errand Runner

#Ferrari #F8Spider #streetracer #supercar #Monza #wildatheart $RACE This 710-hp Ferrari F8 Spider is a street racer and a loud errand runner, aka ‘Wild at Heart’ Every new Ferrari Supercar is engineered to post fast laps at Fiorano and/or Monza, no matter that the majority will never see a race circuit. That mindset makes the Ferrari F8 Spider easy to […]

Wall Street’s Key Stock Analysts Research Report, All Buys

Wall Street’s Key Stock Analysts Research Report, All Buys

#WallStreet #research #reports #buy #sell #trade #hold #avoid $ANGI, $AVDL, $CLX, $MMP, $QSR, $SCHN, $TWOU These are all Buys if you can manage the risk. Daily HeffX-LTN reviews dozens of Wall Street’s Key analysts research reports to ID new trading and investing ideas for HeffX-LTN readers. These reports cover stocks to buy Below is our list for Wednesday, 1 July, as follows: ANGI Homeservices Inc. […]

S&P 500 Marks Best Quarter Since 1998 with 20% Gainer, DJIA Good Too, NAS Comp Fares Better!

S&P 500 Marks Best Quarter Since 1998 with 20% Gainer, DJIA Good Too, NAS Comp Fares Better!

#SP500 #stimulus #economy #Trump #Bulls $SPY $SPX $DIA #QQQ The S&P 500 rallied Tuesday to finish higher and biggest its biggest Quarterly percentage gainer in more than 20 yrs as improving economic data boosted investor beliefs that the aid/relief/stimulus backed rebound for the US economy was is happening. Coming off a Bear dive of 20% […]

US Senate Extends Small Business C-19 coronavirus Aid/Relief Program

US Senate Extends Small Business C-19 coronavirus Aid/Relief Program

#Senate #coronavirus #Aid/Relief #PPP #loans #consumers #economy Tuesday, the GOP led Senate approved a temporary extension of a popular subsidy program for small businesses in an unexpected development that came as spikes in C-19 coronavirus cases in many states are causing renewed shutdowns of bars and other businesses. The move came just hours before a […]

Gold Price Tops $1,800 oz, Posting its Best Quarter in 4 yrs

Gold Price Tops $1,800 oz, Posting its Best Quarter in 4 yrs

#gold #COMEX #coronavirus #bullion #metal #inflation #HefCap #Fed $XAU $GLD Gold futures rose above 1,800 oz for the 1st time in more than 8 yrs as low interest rates, China tensions and virus chaos are driving demand for the precious Yellow metal as a safe-haven. Bullion for August delivery rose as much as 1.3% to […]

Hardest Hit US Businesses President Trump’s Next Aid/Relief Focus (Video)

Hardest Hit US Businesses President Trump’s Next Aid/Relief Focus (Video)

#aid/relief #businesses #rally #Fed #FOMC #Congress #PPP #economy #PresidentTrump $DIA $SPY $QQQ $RUTX $VXX Fed Chairman Powell and Treasury Secretary Mnuchin testified before the House Financial Services Committee about the measures taken to support the economy. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin told Congress Tuesday that The Trump Administration wants the next round of economic aid/relief to […]

A Look at Australia AUDUSD ASX Outlook

A Look at Australia AUDUSD ASX Outlook

#AUSTRALIA $AUDUSD $ASX The Reserve Bank’s Policy Actions and Balance Sheet Guy Debelle[*]Deputy Governor The Economic Society AustraliaOnline – 30 June 2020 Australia is experiencing an historic event. It is first and foremost a health event. Thankfully, thus far the health outcomes in Australia have been better than feared. The health decisions taken by the […]

Wednesday’s World Markets Outlook: Asia-Pacific

Wednesday’s World Markets Outlook: Asia-Pacific

#world #stock #markets #AsiaPacific Australian shares started the financial year on a positive note The S&P/ASX 200 index was up 0.6% at 5,934.40 at the close of trade, helped by a burst of late-buying after the Bell. The benchmark ended 1.4% firmer Tuesday after a senior central bank official said the economy would need “considerable” […]

Lockheed Martin (NYSE:LMT) GPS III Space Vehicle 03

Lockheed Martin (NYSE:LMT) GPS III Space Vehicle 03

After a successful launch this afternoon, the third Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT)-built GPS III satellite is now headed to orbit under its own propulsion. The satellite has separated from its rocket and is using onboard power to climb to its operational orbit, approximately 12,550 miles above the Earth. GPS III Space Vehicle 03 (GPS III […]

Dun & Bradstreet IPO

Dun & Bradstreet IPO

Dun & Bradstreet Holdings, Inc. (“Dun & Bradstreet”) today announced the pricing of its initial public offering of 78,302,272 shares of common stock at an initial public offering price of $22.00 per share. The shares are expected to begin trading on the New York Stock Exchange on July 1, 2020 under the symbol “DNB.” The initial public […]

Weibo Corporation (Nasdaq:WB) to List Debt in Singapore

Weibo Corporation (Nasdaq:WB) to List Debt in Singapore

$WB $GS #WEIBO #BONDS Weibo Corporation (“Weibo” or the “Company”) (Nasdaq: WB), a leading social media in China, today announced the pricing of its public offering of US$750 million aggregate principal amount of its 3.375% notes due 2030. The notes have been registered under the U.S. Securities Act of 1933, as amended, and are expected […]

Keeneland at Home Presented by Central Bank

Keeneland at Home Presented by Central Bank

Keeneland has announced Keeneland at Home Presented by Central Bank, which offers a variety of creative and fun ways for fans to remotely enjoy Keeneland’s five-day Summer Meet, to be held July 8-12. The season, which accommodates a portion of the 16-day Spring Meet that Keeneland was forced to cancel due to the COVID-19 outbreak, will […]

Prix du Bois Long History

Prix du Bois Long History

Group 3, 2-year-olds, 1,000m/5f, €56,000 Created in 1925 Last winner: Maven (f2 USA by American Pharoah ex Richies Party Girl, by Any Given Saturday), owned by Richard Ravin, bred by Wesley Ward, trained by Wesley Ward, ridden by Mickaël Barzalona. Record-time: 56’’3 by Percolator (2008) The race is run in 2020 for the 90th time The 2019 edition […]

Swine Flu May Cause Next Pandemic

Swine Flu May Cause Next Pandemic

#SWINEFLU #PANDEMIC #CHINA #PIGS Chinese researchers studying influenza viruses among pig populations between 2011 and 2018 conducted 30,000 nasal swabs from animals in 10 provinces – and found 179 swine flu viruses, the majority of which were of a new kind. The study described pigs as important “mixing vessels” for pandemic influenza viruses, adding that […]

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Stock is Just Shy of Its All Time Highs

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Stock is Just Shy of Its All Time Highs

#Ferrari #Aristocrat #Luxury #automotive $RACE Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) share price Tuesday is at 170.98 just 5.9% off it’s all time highs on low volume. The pattern suggests that the sellers are exhausted and the selling is over. This scenario looks to be a buying opportunity for the next leg up. The Support is Strong at 170.68 and the […]

Wall Street’s Key Stock Analysts Research Report, All Buys

Wall Street’s Key Stock Analysts Research Report, All Buys

#WallStreet #research #reports #buy #sell #trade #hold #avoid $AMZN, $ARNA, $ENPH, $MSGE, $SNBR, $WMG, $ZI These are all Buys if you can manage the risk. Daily HeffX-LTN reviews dozens of Wall Street’s Key analysts research reports to ID new trading and investing ideas for HeffX-LTN readers. These reports cover stocks to buy Below is our list for Tuesday, 30 June, as follows: Amazon.com Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) […]

“Salute to America” This Weekend!

“Salute to America” This Weekend!

#IndependenceDay #celebraton #PresidentTrump #WhiteHouse The Pentagon says it is providing 1,700 Troops and aircraft for flyovers at Independence Day celebrations across the nation this year The personnel will be deployed to various “Salute to America” celebrations – Washington, DC, Mount Rushmore, Baltimore, Boston, New York City, and Philadelphia, according to the Department of Defense. “The highlight […]

Uncle Mo Brings Big Results for Coolmore

Uncle Mo Brings Big Results for Coolmore

#COOLMORE #UNCLEMO #FASIGTIPTON Uncle Mo’s 2-year-old colt out of Miss Ocean City sold for $1.1 million to Donato Lanni for Michael Lund Petersen to top the opening session of the Fasig-Tipton Midlantic Two-Year-Olds in Training Sale on Monday. The colt is a half-brother to Grade II winner Azar and out of a half-sister to Grade […]

X Financial (NYSE:XYF) Target $1.50

X Financial (NYSE:XYF) Target $1.50

$XYF #CHINA #STOCKS With a rebounding Chinese Economy XYF looks set to make a comeback in late 2020 we have a $1.50 target on the stock. X Financial (NYSE:XYF) (the “Company” or “we”), a leading technology-driven personal finance company in China, today announced its unaudited financial results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2020. […]

The Bahamas is Open for Travel

The Bahamas is Open for Travel

The Bahamas Ministry of Tourism & Aviation is preparing for Phase 2 reopening, July 1, which allows for the resumption of international travel. All travellers visiting The Bahamas beginning July 1, must: Present a COVID-19 RT-PCR Negative (Swab) Test. Those arriving between July 1-7 must present results less than ten (10) days old. Those arriving […]

Weibo Corporation (Nasdaq:WB) Will Beef Up Balance Sheet with Goldman Sachs

Weibo Corporation (Nasdaq:WB) Will Beef Up Balance Sheet with Goldman Sachs

Weibo Corporation (“Weibo” or the “Company”) (Nasdaq: WB), a leading social media in China, today announced that it has filed a preliminary prospectus supplement with the United States Securities and Exchange Commission (the “SEC”) under an automatic shelf registration statement on Form F-3, pursuant to which the Company proposes to sell senior notes. The Company […]

The Fed Focused on Coronavirus

The Fed Focused on Coronavirus

#ECONOMY #USA #THEFED #CORONAVIRUS The US economy started to rebound earlier than expected, but the recovery will depend on containing the coronavirus and on government efforts to provide support, Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell said Monday. In comments just days after several southern and western US states, including Texas and Florida, were forced to reimpose […]

Asian Markets Rally

Asian Markets Rally

#ASIA #FX #STOCKS #CHINA #CORONAVIRUS Stock markets rose in Asia on Tuesday as traders welcomed positive economic data from China and the US, which helped offset a pick-up in virus infections and the reimposition of containment measures in some countries. The easing of lockdowns in recent months has been a key catalyst for world equities […]

Japanese Yen Set to Weaken

Japanese Yen Set to Weaken

#USDJPY #JPY #JAPAN Japan’s unemployment rate rose to 2.9 percent in May, official data showed Tuesday, the third consecutive monthly rise as the coronavirus pandemic takes its toll on the world’s number-three economy. The 0.3-percentage-point rise from April suggests Japan’s first recession since 2015 is beginning to have an impact on the labour market. Another […]

China Economy Stages a Rebound

China Economy Stages a Rebound

#CHINA #ECONOMY #CORONAVIRUS China’s factory activity picked up pace in June, official data showed Tuesday, although analysts warned weak global demand and a potential coronavirus resurgence are weighing on its longer-term recovery. The world’s second-largest economy has been whirring back to life after the virus and sweeping lockdowns prompted a near-halt in activity at the […]

#StopHateForProfit The Corporates Will Decide Who You Vote For

#StopHateForProfit The Corporates Will Decide Who You Vote For

The advertiser boycott of Facebook has morphed into a global digital activist campaign aimed at curbing what they deem to be hateful and toxic content on the social media giant. But it is just another Anti-Trump move that seeks to limit your freedom of speech and access to information. The unprecedented move has been joined […]

Social Media is Banning People for Supporting Trump

Social Media is Banning People for Supporting Trump

blacklivesmatter #antifa #democrats YouTube on Monday shut down six conservative channels for violating rules against “supremacist” content (content not in support of #blacklivesmatter #antifa #democrats) , booting videos by David Duke, Stefan Molyneux and Richard Spencer. The video sharing platform pulled the plug on the channels as online social media platforms face increasing pressure from […]

US Still Seeing V-Shaped Recovery Despite Some Setbacks

US Still Seeing V-Shaped Recovery Despite Some Setbacks

#VShapedRecovery #economy #C19coronavirus #recovery #NYSE #stockmarket #rally #bullish #resiliance $DIA $SPY $QQQ $RUTX $VXX The US economy is displaying remarkable resilience and is still seeing a “V-shaped recovery” despite some setbacks in efforts to reopen state economies that had been shuttered by the C-19 coronavirus. “At the moment, the story looks very good. We are […]

Tuesday’s World Markets Outlook: Asia-Pacific

Tuesday’s World Markets Outlook: Asia-Pacific

Asian shares rose Tuesday after data showed China’s manufacturing sector grew more than expected in June, a hopeful sign for a global economy still struggling to recover from the impact of the C-19 coronavirus chaos. MSCI’s broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares sans Japan was up 0.9%, US stock futures, the S&P 500 e-minis, advanced 0.23% […]

Vietnam Still Booming

Vietnam Still Booming

#Vietnam #economy Vietnam’s economy unexpectedly expanded in the second quarter, shrugging off a coronavirus pandemic-caused global downturn, but it was still the country’s slowest growth in nearly three decades. Gross domestic product rose by 0.36 percent April to June compared to the same period last year, the General Statistics Office in Hanoi announced Monday. “It’s […]

10 Best Places to Visit in Thailand – Travel Video

#TRAVEL #THAILAND July is a month of the rainy season. The atmosphere is rainy, moist and cool. Every water resource is filled again, perfect for a challenging activity which is popular among both Thai and foreign tourists: rafting. In a flooding season like this, the more water, the more fun and challenge. Our recommended places […]

Box Office:Movie Theater Reopening Plans Face Uncertainty

Box Office:Movie Theater Reopening Plans Face Uncertainty

#boxoffice #movie #theater #coronavirus #valuations #Hollywood #stocks #studios $AMC $DIS $CMCSA $CNK $MCS $IMAX Cinema giants have seen their market valuations hammered this year. The shutdown of circuits due to the C-19 coronavirus chaos resulted mass closings, release delays, liquidity concerns and a premium VOD disputes. Despite a controversy about face mask requirements, things seemed to be looking up […]

F1: Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Squad Prepared for the Austrian Grand Prix

F1: Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Squad Prepared for the Austrian Grand Prix

#Ferrari #Scuderia #Austria # Grand Prix #F1 #cars $RACE As part of the protocols introduced due to the C-19 coronavirus, F1 teams have had to cut back on the number of staff members allowed at races. An overall limit on personnel allowed to work on the car has been replaced with a limit on total team […]

Wall Street’s Key Stock Analysts Research Report, All Buys

Wall Street’s Key Stock Analysts Research Report, All Buys

#buy #sell #trade #hold #avoid #Wall Street $AMZN, $DKNG, $EBAY, $HLT, $NTAP, $QDEL These are all Buys if you can manage the risk. Daily HeffX-LTN reviews dozens of Wall Street’s Key analysts research reports to ID new trading and investing ideas for HeffX-LTN readers. These reports cover stocks to buy Below is our list for Monday, 29 June, as follows: Amazon.com Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) saw its […]

Monday’s World Markets Outlook: Asia-Pacific

Monday’s World Markets Outlook: Asia-Pacific

Australian shares closed 1.5% lower Monday, with financials and energy stocks leading the declines. The S&P/ASX 200 index end down 1.5% to 5,815.0, its lowest close since 15 June. In New Zealand, the benchmark S&P/NZX 50 index rose 1.1% at 11,252.54 as utility and healthcare stocks gained. Japanese shares fell Monday, tracking Wall Street’s retreat […]

Commentary: Paul Ebeling on Wall Street, Americans Holding a Huge ‘Pile of Cash’

Commentary: Paul Ebeling on Wall Street, Americans Holding a Huge ‘Pile of Cash’

$DIA $SPY $QQQ $RUTX $VXX #Paul Ebeling #Wall Street #recovery #cash #technicals #patterns #Fed #Bulls Last Week’s Action The indexes are in consolidation mode, and the leaders are leading pulling back and testing their moves, the trend is up and the Bulls are still in charge. Financials received bids ahead of the release of the […]

Did EY Help Wirecard Fraud?

Did EY Help Wirecard  Fraud?

Global audit giant EY is facing growing questions and threats of legal action over its role in the bankruptcy of German payments processor Wirecard after signing off on the accounts for years. Some plaintiffs have already launched legal cases against EY after Wirecard’s spectacular bankruptcy last week. German shareholders’ association SdK said Friday it had […]

Atlantis Paradise Island Bahamas to Reopen

Atlantis Paradise Island Bahamas to Reopen

Atlantis Paradise Island announced today that the iconic resort property located on Paradise Island in The Bahamas would welcome guests to The Royal and Harborside Resort beginning July 7 and The Cove on July 14,  as part of a phased reopening. The resort partnered with the world-renowned Cleveland Clinic and launched the Atlantis Clean & Safe […]

Simon Property Group Inc (NYSE:SPG) Upgraded on Thailand Opening

Simon Property Group Inc (NYSE:SPG) Upgraded on Thailand Opening

 Simon announced today the grand opening of Siam Premium Outlets Bangkok, marking the arrival of Thailand’s first Premium Outlets®, bringing the world’s most popular brand of outlet shopping to the country. “We are thrilled to celebrate the opening of our newest Premium Outlet center serving the vibrant Bangkok region, as part of our continued international […]

Affordable Home Prices Outpace Expensive Homes

Affordable Home Prices Outpace Expensive Homes

(NASDAQ: RDFN) — Prices of the most affordable third of homes in the U.S. climbed 5.5% year over year during the 12 weeks ending May 31, while prices of the most expensive third of homes increased just 2%, according to a new report from Redfin (www.redfin.com), the technology-powered real estate brokerage. Price growth began accelerating […]

Tesla CEO Elon Musk Setting Up a Site to Rate Journalists and Editors

Tesla CEO Elon Musk Setting Up a Site to Rate Journalists and Editors

$TSLA Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) criticized the media in a series of Twitter posts he Tweeted Wednesday. “The holier-than-thou hypocrisy of big media companies who lay claim to the truth, but publish only enough to sugarcoat the lie, is why the public no longer respects them,” Mr. Musk said. Musk added that he will start a website […]

Tencent Holdings Ltd OTC:TCTZF on Way to $100

Tencent Holdings Ltd OTC:TCTZF on Way to $100

#tencent $tstzf #china #games #tech #strongbuy Tencent Games, the world-leading game development, publishing and operation platform, unveiled a new chapter in innovative gameplay and quality games with a roadmap of more than 40 game product updates, including new self-developed and licensed games with fan favorite intellectual property (IP). The announcement made at the Tencent Games […]

Samsung is the Best 5G Stock to Own

Samsung is the Best 5G Stock to Own

#samsung #5g #huawei #sanctions With growing pressure to keep China’s Huawei out of 5G network development, it could be time for firms like Japan’s NEC and South Korea’s Samsung to shine. Washington has pushed allies to bar Huawei, a Chinese telecom giant, from building next-generation 5G mobile networks, claiming its equipment can be used to […]

Marijuana Stocks May Struggle in 2020

Marijuana Stocks May Struggle in 2020

Sales jumped almost 20 percent in March from the previous month and continued at a brisk pace through April, according to the government statistical agency. Classified as an essential service, pot stores remained open while online sales exploded. Industry expert Bradley Poulos, who teaches at Ryerson University in Toronto, said the pandemic has had a […]

The Kentucky Derby Will Have Spectators

The Kentucky Derby Will Have Spectators

#kentuckyderby #coronavirus #churchilldowns #kentucky The Kentucky Derby, which was rescheduled for September. 5 due to the novel coronavirus, will allow spectators onto the grounds to watch the Run for the Roses even as COVID-19 infections surge across parts of the United States, Churchill Downs Racetrack said on Thursday. “Our team is deeply committed to holding […]

Another Big Weekend for American Pharoah

Another Big Weekend for American Pharoah

#AmericanPharoah #kentucky #coolmore #ireland Harvey’s Lil Goil (3f American Pharoah x Gloria S., by Tapit) became the third Grade III winner in a week for American Pharoah and fifth stakes horse in 10 days with her win in the Grade III Regret Stakes at Churchill Downs on Saturday. Always shadowing the leader through the 1 […]

2021 Ferrari SF90 Stradale, the Fastest Road Car Ever

2021 Ferrari SF90 Stradale, the Fastest Road Car Ever

$RACE “On the road, things happen much faster than in the 488 Pista,” claims test driver Raffaele de Simone of the 2021 Ferrari SF90 Stradale. “Train your neck and your reactions,” he says, hinting that Ferrari’s new 986-hp high-tech Hyper Supercar will generate truly strong levels of grip while feeling as fast and agile as a […]

Signature Real Estate is Back, Housing Market Recovers

Signature Real Estate is Back, Housing Market Recovers

The luxury side of the housing market is getting strong again, according to a new report.  Potential homebuyers with big money have been sitting on the sidelines due to The China Virus quarantines and lockdowns. But as the country reopens, they are house hunting, according to a new report by Realtor.com released Thursday. “After being […]

US Stock Market Ignores Civil Unrest

US Stock Market Ignores Civil Unrest

$DIA $SPY $QQQ $RUTX Historically social unrest issues have very little long-term impact on stock markets. During prior periods of civil unrest and protests, markets similarly largely ignored tumultuous events. After the assassination of Martin Luther King Jr. in Y 1968, markets dipped briefly on the day of his death, down 0.5% from 4-5 April, […]

The Bulls are in Charge on Wall Street: 3 Key Indicators

The Bulls are in Charge on Wall Street: 3 Key Indicators

$XAU $SPY $VIX $VXX The last few months have been super for the US stock market and for gold Few thought in March that the S&P 500 would be back above 3,000, the DJIA would be back above 25,000 and the NAS would mark new all-time highs in late June. As we roll into the Summer Doldrums there are signs of […]

US Stock Market: Cross Current Sentiment Explained

US Stock Market: Cross Current Sentiment Explained

$DIA $SPY $QQQ $RUTX $$GLD $XAU $VXX The Bulls are clearly in control on Wall Street, but the US stock market sentiment data picture is confusing for many participants now, as there is lots of professional of pessimism about current stock pricing Vs retail optimism. It is a tug-of-war scenario. This shows up in the […]

Owners to Return to Keeneland

Owners to Return to Keeneland

Keeneland has been granted approval to permit a limited number of participating owners to attend the upcoming Summer Meet, to be held July 8-12. Keeneland officials collaborated with Kentucky Gov. Andy Beshear and state public health officials to develop a plan that ensures the safety of horsemen and track employees under the Healthy at Work […]

Q1 GDP and Corporate Profits Data USA

Q1 GDP and Corporate Profits Data USA

#GDP #USA #FX #USD #CORONAVIRUS Real gross domestic product (GDP) decreased at an annual rate of 5.0 percent in the first quarter of 2020 (table 1), according to the “third” estimate released by the Bureau of Economic Analysis. In the fourth quarter, real GDP increased 2.1 percent. The GDP estimate released today is based on […]

All You Need To Know About Irish Racing This Weekend

All You Need To Know About Irish Racing This Weekend

It’s all eyes on the Curragh this weekend as the famous course hosts a bumper triple-header of racing action, broadcast live to the nation on RTE. The thrills and spills get underway on Friday when coverage starts at 7pm and you can watch some of Ireland’s most promising fillies – young female horses – duel […]

Sadiq Khan Continues to Destroy London

Sadiq Khan Continues to Destroy London

The chief of London’s police, Cressida Dick, has denounced the “utterly unacceptable” aggression shown towards police officers – 140 of whom have suffered injuries, after a spate of illegal parties and Black Lives Matter protests. The Metropolitan Police commissioner revealed on Friday that a large number of officers had been injured over the last three […]

Breeders Cup the Focus at Churchill Downs

Breeders Cup the Focus at Churchill Downs

Stakes-winning veterans Tom’s d’Etat and By My Standards headline a battle for the second automatic berth of 2020 into the $7 million Longines Breeders’ Cup Classic (G1) this Saturday, June 27, at Churchill Downs in Louisville, Ky., in the Grade 2, $500,000 Stephen Foster, live at 5 p.m. ET on NBC. The Stephen Foster broadcast is part of the […]

American Pharoah Colt Stars at Tattersalls

American Pharoah Colt Stars at Tattersalls

A 2-year-old American Pharoah colt became the Triple Crown winner’s latest sales ring success when he sold for 400,000gns at the Tattersalls Craven Breeze-Up Sale on Wednesday as the second most expensive offering of the one-day sale. Bred by Bridlewood Farm, the colt out of Harlan’s Honor was purchased by Simon Chappell from Star Bloodstock. […]

Prix du Muguet History: A source of great milers

Prix du Muguet History: A source of great milers

Prix du Muguet Group 2, 4-year-olds and above, 1,600m/1m, €90,000 Created in 1967 Last winner: Plumatic (h5, GB by Dubawi and Plumania, by Anabaa), owned by Wertheimer&Frère, bred by Wertheimer&Frère, trained by André Fabre, ridden by Vincent Cheminaud. Record-time: 1’35’’90 by Redmead in 1984. The race would be run in 2020 for the 52nd time The 2019 edition Last going into […]

Microsoft Corp. (NASDAQ: MSFT) Exits Physical Retail

Microsoft Corp. (NASDAQ: MSFT) Exits Physical Retail

Microsoft Corp. (NASDAQ: MSFT) (“Microsoft”) today announced a strategic change in its retail operations, including closing Microsoft Store physical locations. The company’s retail team members will continue to serve customers from Microsoft corporate facilities and remotely providing sales, training, and support. Microsoft will continue to invest in its digital storefronts on Microsoft.com, and stores in Xbox and Windows, reaching […]

A Visit to Sydney Australia

A Visit to Sydney Australia

If you haven’t been to Sydney, now’s the time to put this Aussie gem on your travelling radar. One of the world’s dream destinations, Sydney boasts the soaring sails of Sydney Opera House, glittering Sydney Harbour and world-famous beaches. Beyond the icons, explore the urban essence of Sydney in neighbourhoods such as Chippendale, Surry Hills and […]

British Supermarket Tesco a Corona-virus Success

British Supermarket Tesco a Corona-virus Success

British supermarket giant Tesco announced Friday that its first-quarter sales jumped eight percent, boosted by rocketing online purchases as people switched to grocery deliveries during the nationwide coronavirus lockdown. Total sales excluding petrol surged to £13.4 billion ($16.6 billion, 14.8 billion euros) during the company’s first quarter — the 13 weeks to end-May — compared […]

Take a Scottish Train Ride on The Jacobite at Home

Take a Scottish Train Ride on The Jacobite at Home

Still staying at home? Then do some armchair traveling in Scotland this weekend, take a train ride. 12th-Century castles, historic distilleries, Michelin-Star’d restaurants, and high-quality cashmere, there are so many reasons people vacation in Scotland.  While we cannot fly across the Atlantic yet, there are ways to experience the history-rich, culture-filled country from the comfort of […]

F1: Face Masks Big Challenge for Ferrari Staff and Pit Crew

F1: Face Masks Big Challenge for Ferrari Staff and Pit Crew

$RACE As teams ready for the 1st race of the F1 season at the Austrian Grand Prix next weekend sans track fans, teams have/are running tests to try to get used to a new way of working. All competitors are braced for logistical difficulties and work to take longer because of social distancing requirements. Ferrari […]

Wall Street’s Key Stock Analysts Research Report, All Buys

Wall Street’s Key Stock Analysts Research Report, All Buys

$ALLY, $AMP, $BX, $FANG, $ESTE, $KSU, $NSC, $OOMA, $UNP These are all Buys if you can manage the risk. Daily HeffX-LTN reviews dozens of Wall Street’s Key analysts research reports to ID new trading and investing ideas for HeffX-LTN readers. These reports cover stocks to buy Below is our list for Friday, 26 June, as follows: Ally Financial Inc. (NYSE:ALLY) was reiterated as Buy with […]

Friday’s World Markets Outlook: Asia-Pacific

Friday’s World Markets Outlook: Asia-Pacific

Japanese shares bounced back Friday, tracking overnight Wall Street gains, with banks leading the rally in both markets, after US regulators’ decision to ease some rules allayed fears over a spike in fresh virus cases. The benchmark Nikkei average rose 1.1% at 22,512.08, on the wk, the index gained 0.1%. The broader Topix rose 1% […]

The China Virus Will Not Shut Down the US Economy Again

The China Virus Will Not Shut Down the US Economy Again

$DIA $SPY $QQQ $RUTX $VXX Thursday, Top White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow said the US economy will not shut down again and cripple the strong economic recovery. Mr. Kudlow said there will be “spikes and hot spots,” that might force shutdowns “in individual places or certain stores.” But the American people will/can “have to […]

USA’s Bad Year by the Numbers

USA’s Bad Year by the Numbers

The US economy shrank by an annualized 5 percent in the first quarter of 2020, in line with the previous estimate and ending the longest period of expansion in the country’s history, final figures showed. It is the biggest drop in GDP since the last quarter of 2008 as the Covid-19 pandemic forced several states […]

EU Prints Billions for Lufthansa and it is Just the Beginning

EU Prints Billions for Lufthansa and it is Just the Beginning

#EURUSD #EU #EUROPE #BAILOUT The EU’s top competition authority approved the massive bailout of Lufthansa by the German government on Thursday, saving one of the world’s biggest airlines from bankruptcy, but under conditions. This is the start of Europe’s bailouts that could see trillions printed and the Euro continue to erode in value. The European […]

Softbank Alibaba Split May Be Move to Cash in on $BABA

Softbank Alibaba Split May Be Move to Cash in on $BABA

Softbank is bleeding cash and may sell $BABA stock $BABA will do better in China without the perceived influence of Japan SoftBank Group founder Masayoshi Son announced Thursday he was leaving the board of Alibaba as Jack Ma, the charismatic co-founder of the Chinese e-commerce giant, also leaves SoftBank’s board. Son made the unexpected move […]