GREXIT is Back on the Table

GREXIT is Back on the Table

Wolfgang Schaeuble told Greece to carry out unpopular reforms if it wants to stay in the Eurozone, ruling out debt relief for Athens. The warning may signal yet another emergency in the continent already beset by multiple crises. “Athens must finally implement the needed reforms,” Schaeuble told Bild am Sonntag on Sunday. “If Greece wants to […]

Key Stock Indexes, Crude, Gold and Silver Markets Briefing

Key Stock Indexes, Crude, Gold and Silver Markets Briefing

Key Stock Indexes, Crude, Gold and Silver Markets Briefing $DIA, $GLD, $SLV, $OIL, $USO, $CU Commentary: Stocks are looking Bearish in here. Signs of weakness are visible after testing 1st resistances near term. There is room for some more dip in the near term before any medium term recovery is seen. PE DJIA at 19170.42, […]

Wall Street’s Top Analysts Upgrades, Downgrades & Initiations

Wall Street’s Top Analysts Upgrades, Downgrades & Initiations

Wall Street’s Top Analysts Upgrades, Downgrades & Initiations  $XOM, $IP, $JCP, $LULU, $ULTA Daily HeffX-LTN reviews Wall Street analysts research reports to find new investing and trading ideas for our readers. Some reports cover stocks to buy, and others cover stocks to sell or avoid. Below is a list of Wall Streets top analysts upgrades, downgrades and […]

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Mixed Friday

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Mixed Friday $CORN, $WEAT, $SOYB Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) agriculture grain futures close mixed Friday, with Corn and Wheat recovering from multi-month lows on investor short covering. The most active Corn contract for March delivery rose 4.75 cents, or 1.39%, to 3.4725 bu. March Wheat delivery added 8.75 cents, or […]

Bank of America (NYSE:BAC) Analysis

Bank of America (NYSE:BAC) Analysis

Bank of America (NYSE:BAC) Analysis Overall, the bias in prices is: Upwards. Short term: Prices are moving. Intermediate term: Prices are trending. Note: this chart shows extraordinary price action to the upside. By the way, prices are vulnerable to a correction towards 18.36. The projected upper bound is: 22.31. The projected lower bound is: 20.38. […]

Netflix (NASDAQ:NFLX) Analysis

Netflix (NASDAQ:NFLX) Analysis

Netflix (NASDAQ:NFLX) Analysis Overall, the bias in prices is: Upwards. Short term: Prices are moving. Intermediate term: Prices are trending. The projected upper bound is: 131.08. The projected lower bound is: 111.54. The projected closing price is: 121.31. Candlesticks A big white candle occurred. This is generally considered bullish, as prices closed significantly higher than […]

AngloGold Ashanti (NYSE:AU) Analysis

AngloGold Ashanti (NYSE:AU) Analysis

AngloGold Ashanti (NYSE:AU) Analysis Overall, the bias in prices is: Downwards. Short term: Prices are stalling. Intermediate term: Prices are trending. Note: this chart shows extraordinary price action to the downside. By the way, prices are vulnerable to a correction towards 13.75. The projected upper bound is: 12.68. The projected lower bound is: 10.02. The […]

Cempra (NASDAQ:CEMP) Analysis

Cempra (NASDAQ:CEMP) Analysis

Cempra (NASDAQ:CEMP) Analysis Overall, the bias in prices is: Downwards. Short term: Prices are moving. Intermediate term: Prices are trending. Note: this chart shows extraordinary price action to the downside. The projected upper bound is: 12.67. The projected lower bound is: 1.75. The projected closing price is: 7.21. Candlesticks A big white candle occurred. This […]

The Week Ahead on Wall Street

The Week Ahead on Wall Street

The Week Ahead on Wall Street $AZO, $BF.B, $COST, $AVGO, $COO We are in that frame between Q-3 and Q-4 earnings season on Wall Street. This week 6 members of the S&P 500 will release results this week AutoZone (NYSE:AZO) Tuesday Brown-Forman Corp. (NYSE:BF.B), Costco Wholesale Corp. (NYSE:COST) and H&R Block (NYSE:HRB) Wednesday Broadcom (NASDAQ:AVGO) and Cooper Companies (NYSE:COO) Thursday   Economic reports The […]

AAII Sentiment: Investor Optimism Pulls Back Following Post Election Spike

AAII Sentiment: Investor Optimism Pulls Back Following Post Election Spike

AAII Sentiment: Investor Optimism Pulls Back Following Post Election Spike $SPY Optimism pulled back in the latest AAII Sentiment Survey after having risen significantly over the previous 3 weeks. Both Neutral and Bearish sentiment rebounded this week, after having both fallen prior. Bullish Sentiment Expectations that stock prices will rise over the next 6 months, […]

Donald Trump in 2017, Different Than Ronald Reagan in 1981

Donald Trump in 2017, Different Than Ronald Reagan in 1981

Donald Trump in 2017, Different Than Ronald Reagan in 1981 $DIA, $GLD, $SLV Since the November 8th Presidential election, the NYSE has seen 17 trading sessions, with the DJIA closing at new all-time highs in 9 of them.  I cannot argue with success, but seeing the stock market do so well after an election does nothing […]

Donald Trump, “Move manufacturing offshore, face heavy taxes.”

Donald Trump, “Move manufacturing offshore, face heavy taxes.”

Donald Trump, “Move manufacturing offshore, face heavy taxes.” $UTX President Elect Donald Trump warned US companies that moving manufacturing to other countries would be a “very expensive mistake” as they will face heavy new taxes. Early Sunday morning, Donald Trump summarized his the plan that was long part of his campaign position, shifting production from […]

Box Office: ‘Moana’ #1 for 2nd Weekend With $28.4-M

Box Office: ‘Moana’ #1 for 2nd Weekend With $28.4-M

Box Office: ‘Moana’ #1 for 2nd Weekend With $28.4-M $DIS, $TWX, $FOX, $AMZN Fox Searchlight (NASDAQ:FOX) opened Jackie in five theaters to $275,000 for a per-screen average of $55,000. The film, starring Natalie Portman and is gathering awards buzz, was bought by Searchlight at the Toronto International Film Festival in September. Fantastic Beasts and Where […]

A Special LaFerrari Hammered for $7-M at the Finali Mondiali

A Special LaFerrari Hammered for $7-M at the Finali Mondiali

A Special LaFerrari Hammered for $7-M at the Finali Mondiali $RACE, $BID Saturday night, at Daytona International Speedway, Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) held a special event at the Ferrari Finali Mondiali weekend. Sotheby RM Auctions (NYSE:BID) presided of the auction of a special version of the LaFerarri that hammered for $7-M. The money raised will go towards […]

Money Flowing Out of Emerging Market ETFs

Money Flowing Out of Emerging Market ETFs

Money Flowing Out of Emerging Market ETFs In the week ended 16 November $6.6-B flowed out of EM (emerging-market) debt, according to the data, halting 18 consecutive weeks of inflows. In the 2nd full week of November, ETFS (exchange-traded funds) that buy emerging-market securities saw withdrawals around the world worth $1.4-B. While the rising USD […]

China-US Relations Must Stand on Mutual Trust and Respect

China-US Relations Must Stand on Mutual Trust and Respect

China-US Relations Must Stand on Mutual Trust and Respect With Donald Trump ready to take over as US President, many are having worries about the future of China-US relations as a result of Mr. Trumps’s rhetoric on China during his Presidential campaign. Donald Trump promised to carry forward the US-China relationship in a telephone conversation […]

Hedge Funds Very Bullish Copper Price

Hedge Funds Very Bullish Copper Price

Hedge Funds Very Bullish Copper Price $CU After hitting an 18-month high on an intra-day basis last Monday, the price of Copper price has come under pressure as the Bullishness about the impact of Donald Trump’s $500-B infrastructure plans on demand for the Red metal pauses. Friday, Copper at 2.6155 trading at support levels on the […]

Auto Industry Will Push for Rollback of Fuel Economy Regulations

Auto Industry Will Push for Rollback of Fuel Economy Regulations

Auto Industry Will Push for Rollback of Fuel Economy Regulations $F FoMoCo (NYSE:F) plans to push President Elect Donald Trump to soften US and state fuel-economy rules that hurt profits by forcing automakers to build more EV’s (electric cars) and hybrids than are warranted by customer demand. In Y 2008, there were 12 EVs offered […]

America’s Opioid Addiction Epidemic Was No Accident

America’s Opioid Addiction Epidemic Was No Accident

America’s Opioid Addiction Epidemic Was No Accident Today, more Americans use RX opioids than smoke cigarettes. Opiates such as oxycodone, hydrocodone, fentanyl and morphine also kill more Americans than automobile accidents annually. Purdue Pharma, the manufacturer of OxyContin, lied to doctors and patients, convincing them that OxyContin, a narcotic pain killer was safe and non-addictive […]

November, a Pivotal Month in the History of Financial Markets

November, a Pivotal Month in the History of Financial Markets

November, a Pivotal Month in the History of Financial Markets $DIA, $SPY, $QQQ, $VXX, $GS, $JPM November marked a Key shifts for global financial markets, with a number of asset classes from financial stocks, emerging-market bonds to hard commodities staging sharp price swings in the space of just 3 weeks. Investors believe that the election […]

Daytona Speedway Became Ferrari World This Weekend

Daytona Speedway Became Ferrari World This Weekend

Daytona Speedway Became Ferrari World This Weekend $RACE, $F Hundreds of workers transformed the infield of Daytona International Speedway into “Ferrari International Speedway” for this weekend’s Finali Mondiali (World Cup Final in Italian). Ferrari Challenge race cars from Asia, Europe and North America converged on the Speedway for 4 days of activity, capped by Sunday’s […]

Key Tasks for China’s Supply-side Structural Reform

Key Tasks for China’s Supply-side Structural Reform

Key Tasks for China’s Supply-side Structural Reform It has been 1 year since supply-side structural reform was first mentioned at China’s top government economic meetings last November. The central tenet of the reform is to rebalance the Chinese economy from the investment/export driven to a more balanced and long-term growth model, so that its growth […]

Ferrari’s (NYSE:RACE) 2013 F1 Racer (F138) Will the Last to be Sold

Ferrari’s (NYSE:RACE) 2013 F1 Racer (F138) Will the Last to be Sold

Ferrari’s (NYSE:RACE) 2013 F1 Racer (F138) Will the Last to be Sold $RACE The complex hybrid engines of the latest Ferrari’s Formula 1 racing cars mean selling them to private buyers is not practical, as the maintenance and repairs are to costly for private ownership unless totally decommissioned  Ferrari announced that it will not sell […]

Key Stock Indexes, Crude, Gold and Silver Markets Briefing

Key Stock Indexes, Crude, Gold and Silver Markets Briefing

Key Stock Indexes, Crude, Gold and Silver Markets Briefing $DIA, $GLD, $SLV, $OIL, $USO, $CU Commentary: Worldwide stocks are mixed. Nikkei, Shanghai are trading near Key resistance marks and could come off near term while DJIA has some more room to move North medium term if it breaks the 1st resistance above current marks. DAX […]

Wall Street’s Top Analysts Upgrades, Downgrades & Initiations

Wall Street’s Top Analysts Upgrades, Downgrades & Initiations

Wall Street’s Top Analysts Upgrades, Downgrades & Initiations  $F, $GM, $MCD, $WFC, $BHP, $RIO Daily HeffX-LTN reviews Wall Street analysts research reports to find new investing and trading ideas for our readers. Some reports cover stocks to buy, and others cover stocks to sell or avoid. Below is a list of Wall Streets top analysts upgrades, downgrades […]

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Lower

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Lower $WEAT, $CORN, $SOYB Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) agriculture grains futures finished lower Thursday with Wheat futures sinking to 3-month low, buffeted by huge world harvests that are adding to an oversupply of the agriculture grain. The most active Corn contract for March delivery fell 6 cents, or 1.72%, to […]

Sub-prime Car Loan Delinquency Augurs Trouble for Auto Industry

Sub-prime Car Loan Delinquency Augurs Trouble for Auto Industry

Sub-prime Car Loan Delinquency Augurs Trouble for Auto Industry $F, FCAU, GM The New York Fed warns that surging delinquency rates for subprime auto loans are a “significant concern” about the real health of the car industry. “The worsening in the delinquency rate of subprime auto loans is pronounced, with a notable increase during the […]

The American People Elected a Brilliant Man Their 45th President

The American People Elected a Brilliant Man Their 45th President

The American People Elected a Brilliant Man Their 45th President How did Donald Trump blindside the US and deliver what Bill O’Reilly described as “the greatest political upset the planet has ever seen”? In order to understand Donald Trump, the pundits and his political opponents read and re-read his dazzling book, The Art of the […]

Key Stock Indexes, Crude, Gold and Silver Markets Briefing

Key Stock Indexes, Crude, Gold and Silver Markets Briefing

Key Stock Indexes, Crude, Gold and Silver Markets Briefing $DIA, $GLD, $SLV, $OIL, $USO, $CU Commentary: A pause to refresh? PE DJIA 19123.58, +0.01% testing interim resistance at 19250, no pause is seen in here. The Bulls look to be intact and a clear break above 19250 The Trump Rally extends towards 19300-500 near term. DAX […]

Wall Street’s Top Analysts Upgrades, Downgrades & Initiations

Wall Street’s Top Analysts Upgrades, Downgrades & Initiations

Wall Street’s Top Analysts Upgrades, Downgrades & Initiations  $GS, $HPQ, $SPLK, $UNH Daily HeffX-LTN reviews Wall Street analysts research reports to find new investing and trading ideas for our readers. Some reports cover stocks to buy, and others cover stocks to sell or avoid. Below is a list of Wall Streets top analysts upgrades, downgrades and initiations […]

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Lower

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Lower $SOYB, $CORN, $WEAT Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) agriculture grains futures close lower Wednesday with Soybean futures falling for a 2nd session, running as investors squared positions and locked in profits from monthly gains. The most active Corn contract for March delivery fell 0.5 cents, or 0.14%, to 3.485 bu. […]

Nordstrom (NYSE:JWN) Analysis

Nordstrom (NYSE:JWN) Analysis

Nordstrom (NYSE:JWN) Analysis Overall, the bias in prices is: Upwards. Short term: Prices are moving. Intermediate term: Prices are trending. By the way, prices are vulnerable to a correction towards 53.59. The projected upper bound is: 58.95. The projected lower bound is: 53.14. The projected closing price is: 56.04. Candlesticks A black body occurred (because […]

Skechers (NYSE:SKX) Analysis

Skechers (NYSE:SKX) Analysis

Skechers (NYSE:SKX) Analysis Overall, the bias in prices is: Sideways. Short term: Prices are stalling. Intermediate term: Prices are ranging. The projected upper bound is: 25.04. The projected lower bound is: 20.50. The projected closing price is: 22.77. Candlesticks A big white candle occurred. This is generally considered bullish, as prices closed significantly higher than […]

Kroger (NYSE:KR) Analysis

Kroger (NYSE:KR) Analysis

Kroger (NYSE:KR) Analysis Overall, the bias in prices is: Sideways. Short term: Prices are stalling. Intermediate term: Prices are trending. By the way, prices are vulnerable to a correction towards 32.25. The projected upper bound is: 33.94. The projected lower bound is: 30.71. The projected closing price is: 32.32. Candlesticks A black body occurred (because […]

Whiting Petroleum (NYSE:WLL) Analysis

Whiting Petroleum (NYSE:WLL) Analysis

Whiting Petroleum (NYSE:WLL) Analysis Overall, the bias in prices is: Upwards. Short term: Prices are moving. Intermediate term: Prices are trending. Note: this chart shows extraordinary price action to the upside. By the way, prices are vulnerable to a correction towards 9.14. The projected upper bound is: 13.85. The projected lower bound is: 10.81. The […]

Stone Energy (NYSE:SGY) Analysis

Stone Energy (NYSE:SGY) Analysis

Stone Energy (NYSE:SGY) Analysis Overall, the bias in prices is: Downwards. Short term: Prices are stalling. Intermediate term: Prices are trending. Note: this chart shows extraordinary price action to the downside. The projected upper bound is: 6.89. The projected lower bound is: 2.72. The projected closing price is: 4.81. Candlesticks A big white candle occurred. […]

DryShips Inc (NASDAQ:DRYS) Heffx Technical Analysis

DryShips Inc (NASDAQ:DRYS) Heffx Technical Analysis

DryShips Inc (NASDAQ:DRYS) Heffx Technical Analysis Overall, the bias in prices is: Downwards. Short term: Prices are moving. Intermediate term: Prices are trending. Note: this chart shows extraordinary price action to the downside. The projected upper bound is: 37.19. The projected lower bound is: -26.76. The projected closing price is: 5.22. Candlesticks A white body […]

Skechers USA Inc (NYSE:SKX) Heffx Technical Analysis

Skechers USA Inc (NYSE:SKX) Heffx Technical Analysis

Skechers USA Inc (NYSE:SKX) Heffx Technical Analysis Overall, the bias in prices is: Sideways. Short term: Prices are stalling. Intermediate term: Prices are ranging. The projected upper bound is: 25.04. The projected lower bound is: 20.50. The projected closing price is: 22.77. Candlesticks A big white candle occurred. This is generally considered bullish, as prices […]

Ulta Salon, Cosmetics & Fragrance (NASDAQ:ULTA) Trending Upwards

Ulta Salon, Cosmetics & Fragrance (NASDAQ:ULTA) Trending Upwards

Ulta Salon, Cosmetics & Fragrance (NASDAQ:ULTA) Trending Upwards Overall, the bias in prices is: Upwards. Short term: Prices are moving. Intermediate term: Prices are trending. Note: this chart shows extraordinary price action to the upside. By the way, prices are vulnerable to a correction towards 250.03. The projected upper bound is: 275.08. The projected lower […]

Whiting Petroleum Corp (NYSE:WLL) Prices are Trending Upwards

Whiting Petroleum Corp (NYSE:WLL) Prices are Trending Upwards

Whiting Petroleum Corp (NYSE:WLL) Prices are Trending Upwards Overall, the bias in prices is: Upwards. Short term: Prices are moving. Intermediate term: Prices are trending. Note: this chart shows extraordinary price action to the upside. By the way, prices are vulnerable to a correction towards 9.14. The projected upper bound is: 13.85. The projected lower […]

THE 2016 VICTORIA’S SECRET FASHION SHOW

THE 2016 VICTORIA’S SECRET FASHION SHOW

THE 2016 VICTORIA’S SECRET FASHION SHOW $CBS, $TWTR, $FB Wednesday night in Paris for this year’s annual Victoria’s Secret fashion show. The American fashion brand turn Paris’ Grand Palais into Victoria’s Secret Central Before the show, backstage was chaos with camera crews, roving reporters and an army of hair of makeup artists. The show, which […]

F1: Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Had a Disappointing 2016 Racing Season

F1: Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Had a Disappointing 2016 Racing Season

F1: Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Had a Disappointing 2016 Racing Season $RACE, $LMCA On The Scuderia Ferrari are the biggest and richest F1 team of all, but again this season The Scuderia frustrated their passionate supporters, and everyone else in Formula One who wanted to see somebody step up and challenge MercedesAMG. If they were bad last […]

November Ends With a Bright Economic Outlook

November Ends With a Bright Economic Outlook

November Ends With a Bright Economic Outlook As November ends, the message from the financial markets is clear, the outlook for the US economy looks brighter across the board. Very few predicted these developments, but I did, which speak to the enormous fluidity that has taken over markets and politics and that signals the end […]

Donald Trump’s Presidency Will Benefit Stocks in Almost Every Sector

Donald Trump’s Presidency Will Benefit Stocks in Almost Every Sector

Donald Trump’s Presidency Will Benefit Stocks in Almost Every Sector $DIA, $SPY, $QQQ, $VXX After years of slowing earnings growth and little in the way of excitement for many Wall Street analysts, many are hopeful that President Elect Donald Trump will make things interesting. When collating data for the Goldman Sachs Group Inc. (NYSE:GS) Analyst […]

Key Stock Indexes, Crude, Gold and Silver Markets Briefing

Key Stock Indexes, Crude, Gold and Silver Markets Briefing

Key Stock Indexes, Crude, Gold and Silver Markets Briefing $DIA, $GLD, $SLV, $OIL, $USO, $CU Commentary: The US and the Japanese markets are taking a breather, the European markets are yet to find any Northside momentum. The Asian markets lack strength in here with China showing signs of fatigue at the higher marks.PE DJIA at 19121.60, […]

Wall Street’s Top Analysts Upgrades, Downgrades & Initiations

Wall Street’s Top Analysts Upgrades, Downgrades & Initiations

Wall Street’s Top Analysts Upgrades, Downgrades & Initiations  $AKS, $CELG, $JNJ, $X, $DRI Daily HeffX-LTN reviews Wall Street analysts research reports to find new investing and trading ideas for our readers. Some reports cover stocks to buy, and others cover stocks to sell or avoid. Below is a list of Wall Streets top analysts upgrades, downgrades and […]

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finish Lower

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finish Lower $CORN, $WEAT, $SOYB Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) agriculture grains futures closed lower Tuesday, with Soybean futures falling more than 1% on Tuesday, setting back from a 4-month high on profit taking. Corn and Wheat futures also fell, on track for their 4th straight losing session due to pressure from […]

Procter & Gamble (NYSE:PG) Analysis

Procter & Gamble (NYSE:PG) Analysis

Procter & Gamble (NYSE:PG) Analysis Overall, the bias in prices is: Downwards. Short term: Prices are stalling. Intermediate term: Prices are trending. Note: this chart shows extraordinary price action to the downside. By the way, prices are vulnerable to a correction towards 84.96. The projected upper bound is: 85.66. The projected lower bound is: 79.90. […]

Western Asset (NYSE:PAI) Analysis

Western Asset (NYSE:PAI) Analysis

Western Asset (NYSE:PAI) Analysis Overall, the bias in prices is: Sideways. Short term: Prices are stalling. Intermediate term: Prices are ranging. The projected upper bound is: 14.97. The projected lower bound is: 14.06. The projected closing price is: 14.52. Candlesticks A black body occurred (because prices closed lower than they opened). During the past 10 […]

Goldman Sachs (NYSE:GS) Analysis

Goldman Sachs (NYSE:GS) Analysis

Goldman Sachs (NYSE:GS) Analysis Overall, the bias in prices is: Upwards. Short term: Prices are stalling. Intermediate term: Prices are trending. Note: this chart shows extraordinary price action to the upside. By the way, prices are vulnerable to a correction towards 189.64. The projected upper bound is: 220.90. The projected lower bound is: 204.42. The […]

BT Group (NYSE:BT) Analysis

BT Group (NYSE:BT) Analysis

BT Group (NYSE:BT) Analysis Overall, the bias in prices is: Downwards. Short term: Prices are moving. Intermediate term: Prices are trending. Note: this chart shows extraordinary price action to the downside. The projected upper bound is: 23.51. The projected lower bound is: 21.24. The projected closing price is: 22.38. Candlesticks A black body occurred (because […]

Akamai (NASDAQ:AKAM) Upward Trend

Akamai (NASDAQ:AKAM) Upward Trend

Akamai (NASDAQ:AKAM) Upward Trend Overall, the bias in prices is: Upwards. Short term: Prices are moving. Intermediate term: Prices are trending. Note: this chart shows extraordinary price action to the upside. The projected upper bound is: 71.67. The projected lower bound is: 63.51. The projected closing price is: 67.59. Candlesticks A big white candle occurred. […]

“Trump Effect” Hammering US Treasury Market

“Trump Effect” Hammering US Treasury Market

“Trump Effect” Hammering US Treasury Market US Treasury’s are having their worst month since Y 2009 after investors pulled money from the US bond market on speculation Donald Trump’s victory in the Presidential election will pave the way for increased fiscal stimulus. An index that tracks the Treasuries market has lost 2.5% this month through […]

The Recovery in Home Prices Bolsters Americans’ Household Wealth

The Recovery in Home Prices Bolsters Americans’ Household Wealth

The Recovery in Home Prices Bolsters Americans’ Household Wealth US home prices have fully recovered from their steep plunge during the housing bust and Great Recession, according to the data The Standard & Poor’s CoreLogic Case-Shiller national home price index , released Tuesday, is just a bit above the peak it set in July 2006, […]

The Boardroom is Different in the Gulf Countries

The Boardroom is Different in the Gulf Countries

The Boardroom is Different in the Gulf Countries GCC boards do not necessarily stick to international corporate governance standards There are 2 ways to look at the gap between where most corporate boardrooms (boards) are in the Gulf today and where the current international best practices for corporate governance are considered to be. One implies […]

US Cyber Monday Sets Record With $3.45-B of Sales

US Cyber Monday Sets Record With $3.45-B of Sales

US Cyber Monday Sets Record With $3.45-B of Sales $SNE, $MSFT, $AAPL, $AMZN Shoppers spent $3.45-B on Cyber Monday on Samsung 4K TVs, PlayStation 4s and Barbie Dolls among other products, marking the largest online sales day in US history. The data compiled by Adobe Digital Insights, easily surpassed prior estimates, and dismissed fears that […]

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) to Auction Last LaFerrari for Charity

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) to Auction Last LaFerrari for Charity

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) to Auction Last LaFerrari for Charity $RACE, $BID Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) will auction off the last LaFerrari Supercar made to raise money for earthquake relief in Central Italy, the iconic carmaker announced Tuesday. Just 499 coupes were planned, but Ferrari decided to make 1 more, as a gift to its home country. The car, […]

Pirelli’s 2017 Calendar Has Top Actresses “Covered Up”

Pirelli’s 2017 Calendar Has Top Actresses “Covered Up”

Pirelli’s 2017 Calendar Has Top Actresses “Covered Up” Tuesday, Pirelli reviled its Y 2017 Edition of its iconic calendar, in which photographer Peter Lindbergh move beyond snaps of semi-nude models and set his lens on Hollywood. The calendar, entitled “Emotional” and launched in Paris, stars 14 Oscar-winning actresses featured in close up in Black & […]

US Consumer Confidence Spikes to Highest Mark in Decade

US Consumer Confidence Spikes to Highest Mark in Decade

US Consumer Confidence Spikes to Highest Mark in Decade $DIA, $SPY, $QQQ, $VXX US consumer confidence rebounded this month to the highest mark in more than 9 years. The Conference Board said Tuesday that its consumer confidence index registered 107.1 in November, up from 100.8 last month and highest since July 2007. Americans’ assessment of […]

Thailand: Crown Prince Maha Vajiralongkorn to become King

Thailand: Crown Prince Maha Vajiralongkorn to become King

Thailand: Crown Prince Maha Vajiralongkorn to become King The Thai parliament said on Tuesday that Crown Prince Maha Vajiralongkorn is to become the king of Thailand during a televised meeting. Pornpetch Wichitcholchai, president of the National Legislative Assembly, said late King Bhumibol Adulyadej had designated the crown prince as his heir apparent, thus the parliament […]

Thailand Travel News: Mantra Samui Resort Unveils New Look

Thailand Travel News: Mantra Samui Resort Unveils New Look

Thailand Travel News: Mantra Samui Resort Unveils New Look New rooms,​ ​new ​spa,​​​ ​new ​pool area, and an elevated arrival experience anchor renovations Mantra Samui Resort is pulling up the curtains on a new tropical retreat in early 2017 after extensive renovations to its lobby, spa, pool, rooms and its green profile. The bold changes […]

Key Stock Indexes, Crude, Gold and Silver Markets Briefing

Key Stock Indexes, Crude, Gold and Silver Markets Briefing

Key Stock Indexes, Crude, Gold and Silver Markets Briefing $DIA, $GLD, $SLV, $OIL, $USO, $CU Commentary: Stocks paused Monday, and may be setting up for a near term correction. A fall in DJIA, DAX, Nikkei and Shanghai is possible in the near term, the Nifty may try to move up but more likely will move sideways […]

Wall Street’s Top Analysts Upgrades, Downgrades & Initiations

Wall Street’s Top Analysts Upgrades, Downgrades & Initiations

Wall Street’s Top Analysts Upgrades, Downgrades & Initiations  $MMM, $DE, $DFT, $FNSR, $JCI Daily HeffX-LTN reviews Wall Street analysts research reports to find new investing and trading ideas for our readers. Some reports cover stocks to buy, and others cover stocks to sell or avoid. Below is a list of Wall Streets top analysts upgrades, downgrades and […]

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Mixed

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Mixed $SOYB, $CORN, $WEAT Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) agriculture grains futures finished mixed Monday with Soybean futures rising for the 7th day running, led higher by strong export demand gains in the Soymeal market. The most active Corn contract for March delivery unchanged at 3.5825 bu. March Wheat delivery dropped […]

Netflix (NASDAQ:NFLX) Analysis

Netflix (NASDAQ:NFLX) Analysis

Netflix (NASDAQ:NFLX) Analysis Overall, the bias in prices is: Upwards. Short term: Prices are moving. Intermediate term: Prices are trending. Note: this chart shows extraordinary price action to the upside. The projected upper bound is: 127.11. The projected lower bound is: 107.44. The projected closing price is: 117.28. Candlesticks A black body occurred (because prices […]

Wells Fargo (NYSE:WFC) Analysis

Wells Fargo (NYSE:WFC) Analysis

Wells Fargo (NYSE:WFC) Analysis Overall, the bias in prices is: Upwards. Short term: Prices are moving. Intermediate term: Prices are trending. Note: this chart shows extraordinary price action to the upside. By the way, prices are vulnerable to a correction towards 48.79. The projected upper bound is: 54.12. The projected lower bound is: 49.28. The […]

eBay (NASDAQ:EBAY) Analysis

eBay (NASDAQ:EBAY) Analysis

eBay (NASDAQ:EBAY) Analysis Overall, the bias in prices is: Downwards. Short term: Prices are stalling. Intermediate term: Prices are trending. Note: this chart shows extraordinary price action to the downside. The projected upper bound is: 30.28. The projected lower bound is: 26.73. The projected closing price is: 28.51. Candlesticks A black body occurred (because prices […]

BlackBerry (NASDAQ:BBRY) Analysis

BlackBerry (NASDAQ:BBRY) Analysis

BlackBerry (NASDAQ:BBRY) Analysis Overall, the bias in prices is: Sideways. Short term: Prices are stalling. Intermediate term: Prices are ranging. The projected upper bound is: 7.86. The projected lower bound is: 7.07. The projected closing price is: 7.47. Candlesticks A black body occurred (because prices closed lower than they opened). During the past 10 bars, […]

Nike (NYSE:NKE) Analysis

Nike (NYSE:NKE) Analysis

Nike (NYSE:NKE) Analysis Overall, the bias in prices is: Downwards. Short term: Prices are moving. Intermediate term: Prices are trending. The projected upper bound is: 52.74. The projected lower bound is: 49.11. The projected closing price is: 50.93. Candlesticks A black body occurred (because prices closed lower than they opened). During the past 10 bars, […]

Big Lots (NYSE:BIG) Upward Trend

Big Lots (NYSE:BIG) Upward Trend

Big Lots (NYSE:BIG) Upward Trend Overall, the bias in prices is: Upwards. Short term: Prices are stalling. Intermediate term: Prices are trending. Note: this chart shows extraordinary price action to the upside. The projected upper bound is: 54.08. The projected lower bound is: 49.46. The projected closing price is: 51.77. Candlesticks A black body occurred […]

Diageo (NYSE:DEO) Downward Trend

Diageo (NYSE:DEO) Downward Trend

Diageo (NYSE:DEO) Downward Trend Overall, the bias in prices is: Downwards. Short term: Prices are moving. Intermediate term: Prices are trending. Note: this chart shows extraordinary price action to the downside. By the way, prices are vulnerable to a correction towards 106.42. The projected upper bound is: 104.30. The projected lower bound is: 98.87. The […]

Unit Corporation (NYSE:UNT) Analysis

Unit Corporation (NYSE:UNT) Analysis

Unit Corporation (NYSE:UNT) Analysis Overall, the bias in prices is: Upwards. Short term: Prices are moving. Intermediate term: Prices are trending. Note: this chart shows extraordinary price action to the upside. By the way, prices are vulnerable to a correction towards 18.56. The projected upper bound is: 23.34. The projected lower bound is: 18.82. The […]

Tupperware (NYSE:TUP) Analysis

Tupperware (NYSE:TUP) Analysis

Tupperware (NYSE:TUP) Analysis Overall, the bias in prices is: Downwards. Short term: Prices are moving. Intermediate term: Prices are trending. Note: this chart shows extraordinary price action to the downside. The projected upper bound is: 59.10. The projected lower bound is: 53.54. The projected closing price is: 56.32. Candlesticks A black body occurred (because prices […]

Verizon (NYSE:VZ) Analysis

Verizon (NYSE:VZ) Analysis

Verizon (NYSE:VZ) Analysis Overall, the bias in prices is: Upwards. Short term: Prices are moving. Intermediate term: Prices are ranging. The projected upper bound is: 52.68. The projected lower bound is: 49.53. The projected closing price is: 51.10. Candlesticks A white body occurred (because prices closed higher than they opened). During the past 10 bars, […]

Singapore News: CellOS Software Plunges 99.8%, Shareholders Wiped Out

Singapore News: CellOS Software Plunges 99.8%, Shareholders Wiped Out

Singapore News: CellOS Software Plunges 99.8%, Shareholders Wiped Out On the 6th of August we estimated CellOS has plunged 95%, we were of course attacked and accused of publishing fake news. But it turns out we were right, in fact we under estimated the level of the disaster. Here is what we said The spark […]

The Agricultural Output of the EU Falling

The Agricultural Output of the EU Falling

The Agricultural Output of the EU Falling The agriculture output in the 28-member European Union (EU) declined in Y 2015 due to notable fall in animal production, Eurostat, the bloc’s statistical office said Monday. The economic accounts for agriculture show that total agricultural output in the EU stood at EUR 411.2-B (US$435.9) at basic prices […]

The XX Program is the Ultimate Expression of Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Ownership

The XX Program is the Ultimate Expression of Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Ownership

The XX Program is the Ultimate Expression of Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Ownership $RACE The XX program and F1 Clienti programs are the Dream of Dreams for Ferrari owners, taking Ferrari ownership the Tier 1 mark with the chance to drive the most extreme Ferraris on some of the best circuits in the world. The cars of […]

Donald Trump Will Pour “Cold Water” on Alibaba’s American Dream

Donald Trump Will Pour “Cold Water” on Alibaba’s American Dream

Donald Trump Will Pour “Cold Water” on Alibaba’s American Dream $BABA Alibaba Group Holding Inc. (NYSE”BABA), China’s biggest online retailer is now facing an unexpected challenge with the election of Republican Donald Trump as US President. “Trump is figuring out which campaign promises to carry out,” the magazine reports. “His charge that China is ‘killing […]

The Winners of this Year’s Grand Prix d’Horlogerie de Genève

The Winners of this Year’s Grand Prix d’Horlogerie de Genève

The Winners of this Year’s Grand Prix d’Horlogerie de Genève Annually in Geneva, CH, a panel of 28 judges from watchmaking, jewelry, luxury retail, and the press gather to determine which are the best timepieces of the year. The watched considers for the Grand Prix d’Horlogerie de Genève are in12 categories, from sport to artistic watches to the […]

Wall Street Sees a Windfall, as Washington Works Out the Details

Wall Street Sees a Windfall, as Washington Works Out the Details

Wall Street Sees a Windfall, as Washington Works Out the Details $GS Wall Street can’t wait to get its hands on some of the $2.5-T cash pile that US companies have stashed overseas. Neither can Washington. In fact, a revenue-raising proposal by President Elect Donald Trump is what focused investors’ attention on the hoard of foreign […]

Financial Markets Love Donald Trump, as Obama Fades to Black

Financial Markets Love Donald Trump, as Obama Fades to Black

Financial Markets Love Donald Trump, as Obama Fades to Black $DIA, $SPY, $QQQ, $VXX The stock market’s rise to record highs after Donald Trump’s Presidential victory shows that investors are optimistic that the economy will improve as President Barack Hussein Obama leaves office. “His promise to cut both corporate taxes and red tape will translate […]