Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) Seeing Huge Gains in January After a Rough December

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) Seeing Huge Gains in January After a Rough December

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) Seeing Huge Gains in January After a Rough December The stock market shook off a late morning malaise to post another strong gain today. The Dow and Nasdaq Composite indexes were both up more than one percent and the S&P 500 index gained 0.97 percent, marking the first three-day win streak for […]

Dow Jones Industrial Average (.DJI) investors remained cautiously optimistic Washington and Beijing could move forward on a trade deal

Dow Jones Industrial Average (.DJI) investors remained cautiously optimistic Washington and Beijing could move forward on a trade deal

Dow Jones Industrial Average (.DJI) investors remained cautiously optimistic Washington and Beijing could move forward on a trade deal Stocks rose on Tuesday as large tech companies like Apple and Amazon outperformed while investors remained cautiously optimistic Washington and Beijing could move forward on a trade deal. The Dow Jones Industrial Average gained 256.10 points to close […]

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) China sales are dragging on revenue due to the trade war

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) China sales are dragging on revenue due to the trade war

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) China sales are dragging on revenue due to the trade war For the first time in 16 years, Apple (AAPL) pre-released guidance on earnings – and it’s not good. In a letter to shareholders, CEO Tim Cook issued lower earnings guidance for the quarter. Revenue was anticipated to be ~$92 billion for the […]

NASDAQ Composite (.IXIC) vulnerable to a correction towards 7,092.69

NASDAQ Composite (.IXIC)  vulnerable to a correction towards 7,092.69

NASDAQ Composite (.IXIC) vulnerable to a correction towards 7,092.69 Tuesday’s session closes with the NASDAQ Composite Index at 6,897. The total shares traded for the NASDAQ was over 2.3 billion. Advancers stocks led declining by 2.15 to 1 ratio. There were 2134 advancers and 993 decliners for the day. On the NASDAQ Stock Exchange 21 […]

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) gains after JPMorgan predicts strong turnaround

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) gains after JPMorgan predicts strong turnaround

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) gains after JPMorgan predicts strong turnaround Facebook (FB) got a new lease of life this week after JPMorgn came up with an exceptionally bullish outlook on the company. Defying the negative sentiment on its prospects this year, with several experts predicting a further deterioration, the brokerage firm Tuesday said Facebook’s stock is […]

Alibaba Group Holding Limited (NYSE:BABA) E-Commerce Business Should Boost BABA Stock

Alibaba Group Holding Limited (NYSE:BABA) E-Commerce Business Should Boost BABA Stock

Alibaba Group Holding Limited (NYSE:BABA) E-Commerce Business Should Boost BABA Stock BABA’s e-commerce platforms continue to grow at a solid pace. In the third quarter, the segment’s revenues jumped 56% year-over-year to $10.5 billion. The number of consumers who used the platform during  the previous year jumped 25 million versus Q2 to a total of […]

Tesla, Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA) Model 3 was the best-selling luxury car of 2018

Tesla, Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA) Model 3 was the best-selling luxury car of 2018

Tesla, Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA) Model 3 was the best-selling luxury car of 2018 Tesla navigated a bumpy road in 2018 — a year that saw CEO Elon Musk step down as chairman as part of an SEC settlement over fraud charges, while the electric automaker also faced criticism over working conditions and production delays. But, the past year also had good […]

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

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

$GLD,$SLV,$USD,$USO,$OIL,$SOY,$CORN,$WEAT Gold Lower USD Lower Crude Oil Up Stocks Higher In Asia Note: US President Donald Trump wrote on Twitter overnight that “Talks with China are going very well!” Gold: Gold treads lower on improved risk appetite, while Palladium marks record highs Spot gold slipped 0.2% to $1,282.61 oz by 0600 GMT, and US gold futures settled down 0.1% at […]

The World is Awash in Crude Oil: BP Discovers 1-B bbl More in Gulf

The World is Awash in Crude Oil: BP Discovers 1-B bbl More in Gulf

BP (NYSE:BP) said it has discovered 2 new oilfields in the Gulf of Mexico and has identified an additional billion barrels of Crude Oil at an existing field thanks to new seismic technology. The British company recently turned a corner following the deadly Y 2010 Deepwater Horizon spill Tuesday announced plans to expand production at […]

Slower Growth Does Not Signal a Recession

Slower Growth Does Not Signal a Recession

The US economy is doing great, there is no recession in sight Mohamed El-Erian argues that just because US economic growth appears to have eased that does not mean there is a recession ahead. “This concept that a slowdown in the U.S. means recession or means a financial crisis — that’s just wrong,” El-Erian, chief economic […]

F1: Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Sacked Arrivabene as Team Boss

F1: Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Sacked Arrivabene as Team Boss

$RACE Maurizio Arrivabene leaves his post as Team Principal of Ferrari, clearly the biggest job in F1, just after a little over 3 years at The Scuderia. Mattia Binotto, the Technical Director and Ferrari lifer, takes his place. The writing was on the wall It is widely believed that Sergio Marchionne had decided early last […]

Stocks Continue Rally on Improved Sentiment, Trade Optimism

Stocks Continue Rally on Improved Sentiment, Trade Optimism

$DIA,$SPY,$QQQ, $RUTX, $VXX US and China pare trade differences, talks extend Improved investor sentiment helps lift stocks S&P 500 rally extends, up for 5th time in last 6 sessions From The Street JPMorgan Chase Chairman and CEO Jamie Dimon sees “decent growth” this year and said the recent stock-market plunge was an overreaction. “I think […]

Shanghai: SSE Composite Index (.SSEC) Investors Cautious

Shanghai: SSE Composite Index (.SSEC) Investors Cautious

Shanghai: SSE Composite Index (.SSEC) Investors Cautious China stocks were lower after the close on Tuesday, as losses in the Life Insurance, Media and Software & Computer Services sectors led shares lower. At the close in Shanghai, the Shanghai Composite declined 0.26%, while the SZSE Component index fell 0.12%. The best performers of the session […]

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) markets uncertain about Sino-U.S. trade deal

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) markets uncertain about Sino-U.S. trade deal

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) markets uncertain about Sino-U.S. trade deal Asian stock markets closed mixed Tuesday, as investors watched the second day of trade negotiations between the U.S. and China. While the midlevel talks, held in Beijing, were not expected to produce a deal, there was hope that they would lead to higher-level negotiations that […]

Australia: S&P/ASX 200 (.AXJO) expected to open slightly lower

Australia: S&P/ASX 200 (.AXJO) expected to open slightly lower

Australia: S&P/ASX 200 (.AXJO) expected to open slightly lower Australian shares closed higher for a second straight session on Tuesday, hitting a more than month long high as trade talks between the US and China continued. The S&P/ASX 200 Index rose 39.2 points, or 0.7 per cent to 5722.4, while the broader All Ordinaries rose 38.8 […]

Japanese Yen: USD/JPY (JPY=X) edges higher after recent slump

Japanese Yen: USD/JPY (JPY=X) edges higher after recent slump

Japanese Yen: USD/JPY (JPY=X) edges higher after recent slump After last week’s sudden drop, USD/JPY has been pushing slowly higher. Trendline support from the lows of 3 January has underpinned this move. A reversal back below ¥108.00 would mark a resumption of the downward move. On the upside, the next target is ¥109.60, then ¥109.85 and ¥110.00. […]

DAX PERFORMANCE-INDEX (.GDAXI) heading higher once again

DAX PERFORMANCE-INDEX (.GDAXI) heading higher once again

DAX PERFORMANCE-INDEX (.GDAXI) heading higher once again The DAX drifted lower yesterday, following gains throughout the first trading days of 2019. However, with the price having already broken through the 76.4% retracement, it looks increasingly likely that we will push through the key 10,987 mark. Should that occur, it would be the first higher high in eight […]

Australian Dollar: USD/AUD (AUD=X) records lower than expected November trade surplus of $1.9 billion

Australian Dollar: USD/AUD (AUD=X) records lower than expected November trade surplus of $1.9 billion

Australian Dollar: USD/AUD (AUD=X) records lower than expected November trade surplus of $1.9 billion The Australian Bureau of Statistics figures reveal Australia’s November trade surplus of $1.9 billion was lower than expected.Australia exported $1.9 billion more than last month, down from a $2 billion surplus in October. According to ABS figures, in trend terms, the […]

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) prepares to dominate CES once again

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) prepares to dominate CES once again

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) prepares to dominate CES once again Alphabet Inc.’s Google, already the king of advertising, is ramping up its efforts to be the king of your home as well. The company announced Monday that it expects its Google Assistant to be built in to a billion devices by the end of January, including […]

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) at risk for a 20% slide according to well known analyst

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) at risk for a 20% slide according to well known analyst

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) at risk for a 20% slide according to well known analyst Share prices did recover well into July – only to plummet yet again after an awful earnings release, this time by over 20 percent, good for a loss of $120 billion in market capitalization. That earnings statement, second quarter of 2018, […]

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) driven by fresh safe haven demand on equity concerns

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) driven by fresh safe haven demand on equity concerns

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) driven by fresh safe haven demand on equity concerns Gold price gains will likely be driven by fresh safe haven demand on equity concerns, higher financial volatility and economic uncertainty, said HSBC, leading the bank to lift its 2019 average dollar price for the yellow metal to $1,314/oz Tuesday. “Gold prices […]

Euro: USD/EUR (EUR=X) returns to top end of range

Euro: USD/EUR (EUR=X) returns to top end of range

Euro: USD/EUR (EUR=X) returns to top end of range Yesterday’s rally saw EUR/USD head towards the $1.15 level once again, but this is still providing resistance, as it has since early November. A close above $1.15 would spark significant upside, targeting $1.1554 and then $1.1623. If the current range holds then the first target is the $1.13 […]

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) improved market sentiment

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) improved market sentiment

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) improved market sentiment Most markets in Asia opened higher on Tuesday as investor sentiment improved on the back of the positive trade talks between the United States (US) and China. Earlier cautious comments coming from the US Federal Reserve on future rate hikes also continued to provide relief to […]

The Street’s Key Stock Analysts Research Reports

The Street’s Key Stock Analysts Research Reports

$GOOGL, $ANET, $STZ, $DG, $EPZM, $FIVE, $LEN, $PHN Daily HeffX-LTN reviews dozens of  the Street’s Key analysts research reports to ID new trading and investing ideas for HeffX-LTN readers. Some reports cover stocks to buy, and others cover stocks to sell or avoid. Below is a list of The Street’s Key analysts outlook for Key issues for Tuesday as follows: Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOGL) was raised to […]

United States Oil (USO) OPEC-led supply cuts tightened markets

United States Oil (USO) OPEC-led supply cuts tightened markets

United States Oil (USO) OPEC-led supply cuts tightened markets Oil prices rose on Tuesday on hopes that U.S.-Chinese talks in Beijing would bring a halt to trade disputes between the world’s biggest economies, while OPEC-led supply cuts tightened markets. International Brent crude futures LCOc1 were at $57.77 per barrel at 0113 GMT, up 44 cents, […]

Dow Jones Industrial Average (.DJI) investors watched for further signs of a thaw in the protracted trade dispute between the U.S. and China

Dow Jones Industrial Average (.DJI) investors watched for further signs of a thaw in the protracted trade dispute between the U.S. and China

Dow Jones Industrial Average (.DJI) investors watched for further signs of a thaw in the protracted trade dispute between the U.S. and China U.S. stocks on Monday closed higher, building on Friday’s powerful rally, as investors watched for further signs of a thaw in the protracted trade dispute between the U.S. and China — a […]

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) analysts are throwing in the towel

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL)  analysts are throwing in the towel

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) analysts are throwing in the towel Apple has become more unloved by Wall Street analysts than at any time in the past 14 years. Wall Street analysts have the lowest percentage of buy ratings on Apple stock since 2005 — at 49 percent, according to FactSet. Another 51 percent are holds. As Apple […]

Alibaba Group Holding Limited (NYSE:BABA) target $150

Alibaba Group Holding Limited (NYSE:BABA) target $150

Alibaba Group Holding Limited (NYSE:BABA) target $150 Overall, the bias in prices is: Downwards. By the way, prices are vulnerable to a correction towards 148.15. The projected upper bound is: 155.49. The projected lower bound is: 130.57. The projected closing price is: 143.03. Candlesticks A white body occurred (because prices closed higher than they opened). […]

Bitcoin: USD/BTC (BTC=X) could enjoy additional gains after breaking through $4,000

Bitcoin: USD/BTC (BTC=X) could enjoy additional gains after breaking through $4,000

Bitcoin: USD/BTC (BTC=X) could enjoy additional gains after breaking through $4,000 Bitcoin could enjoy additional gains after breaking through $4,000, according to sentiment data and technical analysis. The cryptocurrency reached as much as $4,063.95 around 12:30 EST on Sunday, January 6, according to CoinDesk bitcoin price data. Since then, bitcoin prices have largely fluctuated between $3,950 and $4,050, additional […]

Twitter, Inc. (NYSE:TWTR) Heffx Technical Update

Twitter, Inc. (NYSE:TWTR) Heffx Technical Update

Twitter, Inc. (NYSE:TWTR) Heffx Technical Update Overall, the bias in prices is: Sideways. The projected upper bound is: 35.32. The projected lower bound is: 27.47. The projected closing price is: 31.39. Candlesticks A white body occurred (because prices closed higher than they opened). During the past 10 bars, there have been 6 white candles and […]

Tesla, Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA) company kicked off the construction of its first overseas Gigafactory in Shanghai, China

Tesla, Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA) company kicked off the construction of its first overseas Gigafactory in Shanghai, China

Tesla, Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA) company kicked off the construction of its first overseas Gigafactory in Shanghai, China Tesla shares rallied almost 2% early Monday after the company kicked off the construction of its first overseas Gigafactory in Shanghai, China. CEO Elon Musk gave a speech at the site of the planned $US2 billion factory in the Lingang […]

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

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

$GLD,$SLV,$USD,$USO,$OIL,$SOY,$CORN,$WEAT Gold Steady USD Lower Crude Oil Stable Stocks Dip In Asia Note: Presidents Trump to speak to the Nation Tuesday on Key issues of national security. Gold: Gold held steady Tuesday as bets on a pause in US interest rate hikes and hopes of a US-China trade deal put pressure on USD, but an improved risk appetite capped gains for the […]

Former Nissan boss Carlos Ghosn Appears in Court

Former Nissan boss Carlos Ghosn said Tuesday he had been “wrongly accused and unfairly detained” at a high-profile court hearing in Japan, his first appearance since his arrest in November rocked the business world. In a statement prepared for the hearing and issued by a spokesperson, Ghosn was expected to conclude his remarks by saying: […]

US China Trade Talks

US officials entered a second day of trade talks with Chinese counterparts in Beijing on Tuesday, overshadowed by an unannounced visit from North Korean leader Kim Jong Un. This is the first time the two sides have met face-to-face since US President Donald Trump and President Xi Jinping agreed to a tariff truce during a […]

Consumer Electronics Show Flexible Screens

Electronic displays that fold, roll and bend have finally arrived after years of development, and tech firms are touting the technology as a potential source of growth and new applications. Surprising that these #flexibledisplays are still not on the market! @cheddar #flexiblescreens #displays #screen #smartphones #Apple #Samsung #patents #Tech https://t.co/OHVfvhYUMv — Eveline Ruehlin (@enilev) January […]

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) ‘Breadvan’ Homage Under Construction

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) ‘Breadvan’ Homage Under Construction

$RACE UK-based Niels vRoij design studio is working on a Ferrari Breadvan Hommage that’s being created for an enthusiast of the original long-roof version of the Ferrari 250 GT SWB. The design studio has released the 1st sketches of the 1-off creation, which is going to be based on a Ferrari 550 Maranello. The process will include a […]

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) pulled back from a more than six-month peak

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) pulled back from a more than six-month peak

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) pulled back from a more than six-month peak Gold has pulled back from a more than six-month peak, as robust US jobs data eased some concerns about an ailing economy, while palladium prices punched through the key $US1,300 level for the first time. Spot gold slipped 0.8 per cent to $US1,283.86 […]

Silver 1 OZ 999 NY (XAG=X) gains supported by chart-based buying interest

Silver 1 OZ 999 NY (XAG=X) gains supported by chart-based buying interest

Silver 1 OZ 999 NY (XAG=X) gains supported by chart-based buying interest Gold prices are posting good gains in early U.S. trading Monday, supported by chart-based buying interest as the near-term technical posture for the yellow metal is bullish. A weaker U.S. dollar index on this day is also working in favor of the precious metals […]

British Pound: USD/GBP (GBP=X) rally looks likely to fall short

British Pound: USD/GBP (GBP=X) rally looks likely to fall short

British Pound: USD/GBP (GBP=X) rally looks likely to fall short GBP/USD has been gaining ground since the drop below $1.2477, with the pair now starting to stall. That drop into a new low on 2 December highlights a continuation of the wider bearish theme, with the current rally looking likely to falter rather than create a […]

Euro: USD/EUR (EUR=X) pushing higher after recent decline

Euro: USD/EUR (EUR=X) pushing higher after recent decline

Euro: USD/EUR (EUR=X) pushing higher after recent decline EUR/USD has been falling back over the turn of the year, with the price dropping below the key $1.1305 level. To some extent, that fall into a new lower low could signal the start of a more bearish phase coming into play. However, with the price having […]

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) investor sentiment picked up slightly

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) investor sentiment picked up slightly

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) investor sentiment picked up slightly Stocks in Asia gained on Monday as investor sentiment picked up slightly amid a new round of trade negotiations between the United States and China in Beijing. Japan’s Nikkei 225 bounced 2.44 percent to close at 20,038.97 while the Topix jumped 2.81 percent to […]

Canadian Dollar: USD/CAD (CAD=X) drops into trendline support

Canadian Dollar: USD/CAD (CAD=X) drops into trendline support

Canadian Dollar: USD/CAD (CAD=X) drops into trendline support USD/CAD has been on the decline throughout the start of the new year, with the price falling into and below the lower boundary of the ascending channel pattern. This raises the chances of a wider downturn for the pair, yet with the price currently challenging an ascending trendline, […]

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) marking a three-week closing high

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) marking a three-week closing high

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) marking a three-week closing high Southeast Asian stock markets rose on Monday, with Singapore marking a three-week closing high, as the start of Sino-US trade talks raised hopes that a deal would alleviate concerns about slowing global economic growth. US officials are meeting their Chinese counterparts in Beijing for trade negotiations starting later […]

Japanese Yen: USD/JPY (JPY=X) nice selling opportunity in the next few days

Japanese Yen: USD/JPY (JPY=X) nice selling opportunity in the next few days

Japanese Yen: USD/JPY (JPY=X) nice selling opportunity in the next few days The Japanese yen is of course a safety currency, and with the US/China trade war issues out there it makes sense that the Japanese yen could be attractive to some traders. I think that the first couple of months of 2019 will continue […]

Shanghai: SSE Composite Index (.SSEC) bulls are hoping that the U.S. and China can come to a trade agreement

Shanghai: SSE Composite Index (.SSEC) bulls are hoping that the U.S. and China can come to a trade agreement

Shanghai: SSE Composite Index (.SSEC) bulls are hoping that the U.S. and China can come to a trade agreement U.S. stock indexes took confident steps forward as tariff talks began in China. Negotiators are meeting in Beijing in an attempt to end a nine-month standoff on trade. The Nasdaq rambled 1.4% higher, while the S&P […]

Australia: S&P/ASX 200 (.AXJO) rally on rising trade hopes

Australia: S&P/ASX 200 (.AXJO) rally on rising trade hopes

Australia: S&P/ASX 200 (.AXJO) rally on rising trade hopes Investors unleashed a broad-based rally on Monday in response to accommodative policy from China and the Federal Reserve allaying fears it is hell-bent on raising interest rates, with hope of further gains to come following the arrival of a US trade delegation in Beijing. The S&P/ASX 200 Index […]

Australian Dollar: USD/AUD (AUD=X) recovery seen in the Aussie dollar

Australian Dollar: USD/AUD (AUD=X) recovery seen in the Aussie dollar

Australian Dollar: USD/AUD (AUD=X) recovery seen in the Aussie dollar After plunging to as low as .6730 on Thursday, the lowest level since early 2009, the AUD/USD surged on Friday, helped by a raft of positive headlines that sparked short-covering from traders. “If ever there was a case of a currency going from zero to […]

Top Clubs of 2018 – Bangkok

Top Clubs of 2018 – Bangkok

1. Demo Located in Thong Lor, Demo is situated next to many other clubs which makes it a safe bet to go. Outdoor seating is available and smoking is no problem. The demographic is Thong Lor area is mainly Asian. 2. Penta Penta has gained all the rage from young university students, international and local […]

The Street’s Key Stock Analysts Research Reports for the Week Ahead

The Street’s Key Stock Analysts Research Reports for the Week Ahead

$CBOE, $EIX, $ETSY, $EXPE, $INTC, $MAS, $NFLX, $NOK, Daily HeffX-LTN reviews dozens of  the Street’s Key analysts research reports to ID new trading and investing ideas for HeffX-LTN readers. Some reports cover stocks to buy, and others cover stocks to sell or avoid. Below is a list of The Street’s Key analysts outlook for Key issues for Monday as follows: CBOE Global Markets Inc. (NASDAQ:CBOE) was […]

Twitter, Inc. (NYSE:TWTR) Heffx Technical Outlook

Twitter, Inc. (NYSE:TWTR) Heffx Technical Outlook

Twitter, Inc. (NYSE:TWTR) Heffx Technical Outlook Overall, the bias in prices is: Downwards. Note: this chart shows extraordinary price action to the downside. The projected upper bound is: 33.85. The projected lower bound is: 26.08. The projected closing price is: 29.97. Candlesticks A white body occurred (because prices closed higher than they opened). During the […]

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) investors fear that Apple’s high-growth days are long behind it

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) investors fear that Apple’s high-growth days are long behind it

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) investors fear that Apple’s high-growth days are long behind it Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) has seen a lot of controversy lately, falling from its former leadership position atop the list of stocks with the highest market capitalizations. With concerns that iPhone sales are starting to struggle, many investors fear that Apple’s high-growth days are long behind […]

Dow Jones Industrial Average (.DJI) quick rebounds loom large in the minds of traders

Dow Jones Industrial Average (.DJI) quick rebounds loom large in the minds of traders

Dow Jones Industrial Average (.DJI) quick rebounds loom large in the minds of traders Convinced the stock rout is over? It has occasionally felt like it, on days like Friday, when the Dow Jones Industrial Average soared almost 750 points. Isolated examples of quick rebounds loom large in the minds of traders, or at least […]

NASDAQ Composite (.IXIC) stimulus powered earnings growth is expected to slow down further in 2019

NASDAQ Composite (.IXIC) stimulus powered earnings growth is expected to slow down further in 2019

NASDAQ Composite (.IXIC) stimulus powered earnings growth is expected to slow down further in 2019 THE tech-heavy index Nasdaq Composite ended 2018 down 3.88 per cent for the year. It is the worst annual performance since 2008 and a reversal from the 28.2 per cent increase in 2017. The unsettling Sino-US trade dispute, slowdown of […]

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) vulnerable to a correction towards 147.70

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) vulnerable to a correction towards 147.70

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) vulnerable to a correction towards 147.70 Overall, the bias in prices is: Downwards. By the way, prices are vulnerable to a correction towards 147.70. The projected upper bound is: 149.57. The projected lower bound is: 125.66. The projected closing price is: 137.61. Candlesticks A white body occurred (because prices closed higher than […]

Bitcoin: USD/BTC (BTC=X) Still Uncertain

Bitcoin: USD/BTC (BTC=X) Still Uncertain

Bitcoin: USD/BTC (BTC=X) Still Uncertain With a $7 billion increase in the combined value of cryptocurrencies, the market has initiated a decent short-term price movement. But, as a cryptocurrency trader with an online alias “The Crypto Dog” said, the valuation of cryptocurrencies would have to break out of major resistance levels in the range of […]

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) Heffx Outlook

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) Heffx Outlook

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) Heffx Outlook Overall, the bias in prices is: Downwards. The projected upper bound is: 1,147.78. The projected lower bound is: 992.42. The projected closing price is: 1,070.10. Candlesticks A white body occurred (because prices closed higher than they opened). During the past 10 bars, there have been 5 white candles and 5 […]

Tesla, Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA) China factory could significantly reduce production costs

Tesla, Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA) China factory could significantly reduce production costs

Tesla, Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA) China factory could significantly reduce production costs Tesla Inc. is set to break ground on its first gigafactory outside the U.S. “Looking forward to breaking ground on the @Tesla Shanghai Gigafactory today!” Chief Executive Elon Musk tweeted Monday, Shanghai time. “Aiming to finish initial construction this summer, start Model 3 production end […]

United States Oil (USO) optimism that talks could soon resolve the trade war

United States Oil (USO) optimism that talks could soon resolve the trade war

United States Oil (USO) optimism that talks could soon resolve the trade war Oil prices rose by more than 1 percent on Monday, lifted by optimism that talks could soon resolve the trade war between the United States and China, while supply cuts by major producers also supported the market. Brent crude futures were at $57.75 […]

Alibaba Group Holding Limited (NYSE:BABA) vulnerable to a correction towards 148.30

Alibaba Group Holding Limited (NYSE:BABA) vulnerable to a correction towards 148.30

Alibaba Group Holding Limited (NYSE:BABA) vulnerable to a correction towards 148.30 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 148.30. The projected upper bound is: 151.97. The projected lower bound is: 127.17. The projected closing price […]

Commentary: Paul Ebeling on Wall Street, Near Term

Commentary: Paul Ebeling on Wall Street, Near Term

$DIA, $SPY, $QQQ, $RUTX, $VXX, The US stock market was primed to rebound, it rebounded. Earnings are just ahead and if stocks continue to the Northside as they have on this bounce then the lowered estimates might not be a plus. So, for now savvy players will be playing the bounce, because the selloff was […]

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

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

$GLD,$SLV,$USD,$USO,$OIL,$SOY,$CORN,$WEAT Gold Up USD Lower Crude Oil Up Stocks Higher In Asia Note: Presidents Trump and Xi spoke Sunday, tone was optimistic as US trade representatives arrived in Beijing for official trade talks Monday. Gold: Gold rose Monday, helped by a weaker USD on expectations that the Fed may/will apply brakes on its monetary tightening cycle in Y 2019, an […]

Pegasus World Cup Update

Pegasus World Cup Update

Stronach Stables’ millionaire homebred Something Awesome breezed Saturday morning for the first time since arriving in South Florida ahead of his next scheduled assignment in the $9 million Pegasus World Cup Invitational (G1) Jan. 26 at Gulfstream Park. Hall of Fame jockey Edgar Prado was aboard as multiple graded-stakes winner Something Awesome went one mile […]

Legendary Entertainment Entrepreneur Joins Archer Entertainment

Legendary Entertainment Entrepreneur Joins Archer Entertainment

$AEMC Steven Machat, entertainment producer. author and provocateur has signed up with Archer Entertainment Media Corp. (OTCMKT:AEMC) to manufacture entertainment properties, including movies, television, and to head the firms music division. Mr. Machat, the author of 6 books, including “Gods, Gangsters & Honor,” and his latest, “Spiritual Insomnia.” Mr. Machat spent the last 40 years […]

Ferrari’s (NYSE:RACE) Keys to Marketing Success

Ferrari’s (NYSE:RACE) Keys to Marketing Success

$RACE In this column over the recent past, I have reported on Ferrari’s very strong profit margins, which average about 80,000/car. Ferrari is alone in the automotive world, as it reports adjusted earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortization in the 25% to 30% range. These margins have been achieved by branding Ferrari as a […]

Box Office: ‘Aquaman’ at $31-M; ‘Escape Room’ Opens at $18-M

Box Office: ‘Aquaman’ at $31-M; ‘Escape Room’ Opens at $18-M

Globally, the swimming Superhero film hits $940.7-M; ‘Bumblebee’ buzzes to $83-M overseas to top the foreign weekend chart. $TWX, $SNE, $DIS, $VIA Superheroes dominate at the box office, where Aquaman stayed atop the chart in its 3rd weekend running with a domestic take of $30.7-M, for a domestic take of $259.7-M and global box office of […]

Australia: S&P/ASX 200 (.AXJO) equity bulls will get a chance to assert themselves

Australia: S&P/ASX 200 (.AXJO) equity bulls will get a chance to assert themselves

Australia: S&P/ASX 200 (.AXJO) equity bulls will get a chance to assert themselves Australian equity bulls will get a chance to assert themselves to start the week after a massive rally on Wall Street. ASX futures were up 69 points or 1.2 per cent. The Australian dollar spiked 1.5 per cent to retop the US71¢ mark. The […]

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) technology firms again in the firing line

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) technology firms again in the firing line

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) technology firms again in the firing line Hong Kong stocks opened with more losses Friday following another steep drop on Wall Street, with technology firms again in the firing line after Apple’s shock decision to slash its December quarter revenue forecast. The Hang Seng Index eased 0.47 percent, or […]

British Pound: USD/GBP (GBP=X) potential for break in either direction

British Pound: USD/GBP (GBP=X) potential for break in either direction

British Pound: USD/GBP (GBP=X) potential for break in either direction The UK enters a critical three week period as parliamentarians return to Westminster to debate the merits of the Government’s withdrawal deal with the EU. A vote is due in the week commencing January 14. At present, the deal is expected to be voted down […]

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) shares rebound as Asia advances

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) shares rebound as Asia advances

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) shares rebound as Asia advances Overall, the bias in prices is: Downwards. By the way, prices are vulnerable to a correction towards 3,111.31. The projected upper bound is: 3,149.67. The projected lower bound is: 2,969.88. The projected closing price is: 3,059.77. Candlesticks A big white candle occurred. This is generally considered […]

Euro: USD/EUR (EUR=X) Remains In A Prolonged Consolidation Phase

Euro: USD/EUR (EUR=X) Remains In A Prolonged Consolidation Phase

Euro: USD/EUR (EUR=X) Remains In A Prolonged Consolidation Phase Until we see this market fundamentally change, rates are likely to continue trading sideways. The intermediate-term top appears to be the 1.1500 handle, with the Swing Low at 1.1215 set up as support. These will be two important technical areas moving forward. If rates break from […]

DAX PERFORMANCE-INDEX (.GDAXI) shares overcome losses

DAX PERFORMANCE-INDEX (.GDAXI) shares overcome losses

DAX PERFORMANCE-INDEX (.GDAXI) shares overcome losses European shares also overcome losses from a day earlier, with Germany’s DAX gaining 3.4 percent and France’s CAC 40 rising 2.7 percent. Britain’s FTSE 100 advanced 2.2 percent. In Asia, Hong Kong’s Hang Seng jumped 2.2 percent. South Korea’s Kospi added 0.8 percent. Japan’s Nikkei 225 index fell 2.3 […]

Shanghai: SSE Composite Index (.SSEC) trade war with the US, appears to be easing

Shanghai: SSE Composite Index (.SSEC) trade war with the US, appears to be easing

Shanghai: SSE Composite Index (.SSEC) trade war with the US, appears to be easing China’s stock market could bounce back and reverse its year-long lackluster performance in 2019, as problems that rattled investors’ confidence, including small and medium-sized companies’ financing difficulties and the lingering trade war with the US, appear to be easing, analysts said.  […]

Australian Dollar: USD/AUD (AUD=X) short term bottom is in place

Australian Dollar: USD/AUD (AUD=X) short term bottom is in place

Australian Dollar: USD/AUD (AUD=X) short term bottom is in place AUD/USD spiked lower to 0.6722 last week but recovered strongly since then. The strength of the rebound suggests a short term bottom is in place. Intraday bias remains on the upside this week for further rebound. On the downside, break of 0.7015 minor support will […]

Japanese Yen: USD/JPY (JPY=X) rally could pick up steam

Japanese Yen: USD/JPY (JPY=X) rally could pick up steam

Japanese Yen: USD/JPY (JPY=X) rally could pick up steam The USD/JPY rally could pick up steam this week if it gets help from rising Treasury yields and increased appetite for risk. Powell was dovish in delivering his message that the Fed will be flexible with all of its monetary policy tools, including the important balance […]

Silver 1 OZ 999 NY (XAG=X) traders will get a fresh update on the outlook for monetary policy on Wednesday

Silver 1 OZ 999 NY (XAG=X) traders will get a fresh update on the outlook for monetary policy on Wednesday

Silver 1 OZ 999 NY (XAG=X) traders will get a fresh update on the outlook for monetary policy on Wednesday This week precious metals traders will get a fresh update on the outlook for monetary policy from Wednesday’s December Federal Reserve meeting minutes and a speech by Fed Chairman Jerome Powell a day later. Last […]

2018 Top 10 Makeup Artists – Instagram

2018 Top 10 Makeup Artists – Instagram

1. Patrick Ta With well known clients such as Gigi Hadid, Ariana Grande and Kim Kardashian, it is no surprise Patrick Ta is so popular among Instagramers. View this post on Instagram A Dream. @shaymitchell This Was Inspired By @desiperkins . This Eyeshadow May Not Or May Of Stained Her Eyelids… Soon On Youtube A […]

2018 Top 10 Male Makeup Artists – YouTube Edition

2018 Top 10 Male Makeup Artists – YouTube Edition

1. James Charles With 12 million YouTube subscribers, fantastic makeup skills and an awesome personality, James Charles is the top male makeup artist of 2018. https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCucot-Zp428OwkyRm2I7v2Q 2. Wayne Goss With 3.5 million subscribers to his channel that started in 2008. Some of his most popular videos feature how to get rid of blackheads and pores. […]

Apple, Google and Facebook Face a Difficult 2019

Apple, Google and Facebook Face a Difficult 2019

The newly installed US Congress is expected to see a fresh effort to develop new regulations for big technology firms, with a focus on tougher enforcement of privacy and data protection. The wave of data scandals that have hit Facebook and other online platforms has prompted growing calls for action by lawmakers looking to curb […]

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Launches Socialist Agenda

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Launches Socialist Agenda

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez began her term as the youngest woman ever elected to the US Congress with a Socialistic bang this week by proposing to tax the ultra-rich at 60 or 70 percent. The daughter of hardscrabble working-class parents, the 29-year-old New Yorker was working toward making good on a campaign promise, making the USA a […]

No Nay Never Yearlings Head to Magic Millions

No Nay Never Yearlings Head to Magic Millions

No Nay Never Yearlings Head to Magic Millions No Nay Never has already proven himself in the Northern Hemisphere. The leading first crop sire in 2018 in the northern hemisphere, his first 2YO’s include… Ten Sovereigns – unbeaten 3-time winner including the G1 Middle Park Stakes & G3 Round Tower Stakes for Aidan O’Brien Land […]

Ferrari 250GTO Worth More Than Its Weight In Gold

Ferrari 250GTO Worth More Than Its Weight In Gold

$RACE, $GLD, $BID Gold long considered as 1 of the best, most stable, safe-haven investments has made a lot of investors rich. But, now it can officially take a back seat to certain Ferrari Vintage and Classic cars. The most prized classic of them all, the Ferrari 250GTO, has officially become worth more than its weight in […]

Gold Miners Happy Price Taps at $1,300 oz

Gold Miners Happy Price Taps at $1,300 oz

$GLD, $SLV, $USD, $AAPL Miners see Gold prices moving higher in 2019 December’s holiday cheer is carrying into Y 2019 for Gold-mining companies. A gauge of mining shares is extending gains after its best December since the financial crisis as investors flee to safe-haven assets amid a slump in the broader equities market and a […]

Managed Money Likes Stocks and Junk Bonds

Managed Money Likes Stocks and Junk Bonds

$RUTX, $SPY, $GLD, $BAC Bank of America MerrillLynch (NYSE:BAC) is saying it may be time to buy risky assets. The bank’s proprietary Bull & Bear Indicator, which measures investor sentiment by weighing factors like equity and bond fund flows, gave its 1st “buy” signal since Britain voted to leave the EU in Y 2016, strategists […]

President Trump Not Concerned About Apple’s Stock Dive

President Trump Not Concerned About Apple’s Stock Dive

President Trump said he isn’t concerned that Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) has warned sales will fall short of expectations because of the trade dispute with China, an announcement that provoked a sell-off in the US stock market. “No, I’m not,” President Trump said after he was asked at a White House news conference about Apple’s revenue warning […]

Suncorp Group Limited (SUN:AX) 2019

Suncorp Group Limited (SUN:AX) 2019

Suncorp Group Limited (SUN:AX) 2019 Overall, the bias in prices is: Downwards. Note: this chart shows extraordinary price action to the downside. The projected upper bound is: 14.25. The projected lower bound is: 10.25. The projected closing price is: 12.25. Candlesticks A black body occurred (because prices closed lower than they opened). During the past […]

Stockland Stapled Securities (SGP:AX) 2019

Stockland Stapled Securities (SGP:AX) 2019

Stockland Stapled Securities (SGP:AX) 2019 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 4.19. The projected upper bound is: 4.07. The projected lower bound is: 2.88. The projected closing price is: 3.48. Candlesticks A black body […]

Servcorp Limited (SRV:AX) 2019

Servcorp Limited (SRV:AX) 2019

Servcorp Limited (SRV:AX) 2019 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 4.68. The projected upper bound is: 4.09. The projected lower bound is: 1.65. The projected closing price is: 2.87. Candlesticks A black body occurred […]

QBE Insurance Group Limited (QBE:AX) 2019

QBE Insurance Group Limited (QBE:AX) 2019

QBE Insurance Group Limited (QBE:AX) 2019 Overall, the bias in prices is: Downwards. Note: this chart shows extraordinary price action to the downside. The projected upper bound is: 12.47. The projected lower bound is: 7.52. The projected closing price is: 9.99. Candlesticks A black body occurred (because prices closed lower than they opened). During the […]

Origin Energy Limited (ORG:AX) 2019

Origin Energy Limited (ORG:AX) 2019

Origin Energy Limited (ORG:AX) 2019 Overall, the bias in prices is: Downwards. Note: this chart shows extraordinary price action to the downside. The projected upper bound is: 8.88. The projected lower bound is: 4.18. The projected closing price is: 6.53. Candlesticks A white body occurred (because prices closed higher than they opened). During the past […]

Oil Search Limited (OSH:AX) 2019

Oil Search Limited (OSH:AX) 2019

Oil Search Limited (OSH:AX) 2019 Overall, the bias in prices is: Downwards. The projected upper bound is: 8.61. The projected lower bound is: 5.72. The projected closing price is: 7.16. Candlesticks A white body occurred (because prices closed higher than they opened). During the past 10 bars, there have been 6 white candles and 4 […]

Newcrest Mining Limited (NCM:AX) 2019

Newcrest Mining Limited (NCM:AX) 2019

Newcrest Mining Limited (NCM:AX) 2019 Overall, the bias in prices is: Upwards. Note: this chart shows extraordinary price action to the upside. The projected upper bound is: 28.43. The projected lower bound is: 19.16. The projected closing price is: 23.79. Candlesticks A white body occurred (because prices closed higher than they opened). During the past […]

National Australia Bank Limited (NAB.AX) 2019

National Australia Bank Limited (NAB.AX) 2019

National Australia Bank Limited (NAB.AX) 2019 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 28.48. The projected upper bound is: 28.29. The projected lower bound is: 19.39. The projected closing price is: 23.84. Candlesticks A white […]