“US is the Only Economy That is Really Growing”

“US is the Only Economy That is Really Growing”

White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow says that the US is the only global economy that is growing. The financial guru and agrees with recent research that predicts that such economic strength will easily carry President Trump into a 2nd White House term. “We are the only economy that is really, really growing,” Mr. Kudlow […]

Russia’s Huge Gold Hoard Protects Its Economy

Russia’s Huge Gold Hoard Protects Its Economy

$XAU, $OIL, $USD A Russia official reportedly has declared that Moscow can thrive despite falling Crude Oil prices because of its massive gold holdings and the government’s efforts to reduce reliance on energy resources, Russian Finance Minister Anton Siluanov said that while Moscow is satisfied with the current price of Crude Oil, possible market turmoil will […]

Stock Traders Bet Fed Will Cut Rates

Stock Traders Bet Fed Will Cut Rates

Unless the market sees radical changes over the coming days, history suggests the Fed will cut, it has never withheld easing against the market’s expectations. The Fed’s last words before the customary silence preceding policy makers’ meetings left traders nearly certain the central bank is about to deliver its 3rd rate cut running. Futures are […]

Mexico Is Paying for President Trump’s Wall (in Part)

Mexico Is Paying for President Trump’s Wall (in Part)

Mexico’s massive deployment of its federal forces along the US southern border is blocking migrants from reaching the United States providing and paying for President Trump’s border wall. A Mexican military operation by military police from Mexico’s National Guard has blocked a large caravan of migrants in Tuzantan, Mexico, who were trying to head North and […]

The 5 Safest Cities in the World

The 5 Safest Cities in the World

Traveling comes with its risks, and you may have heard some stories of tourists becoming victims of crimes or being taken advantage of on their holidays. Crime exists in all parts of the world and it can sometimes be difficult to avoid. But, if take your holidays in 1 of the 5 cities listed below and you […]

Box Office: ‘Joker’ Laughs with another $55-M in North America

Box Office: ‘Joker’ Laughs with another $55-M in North America

$CMCSA, $LGF, $CBS  Joker has earned$55-M in its 2nd frame for a 10-Day NA take of $192.7-M and a huge global take $543.9-M. Joker stayed at #1, as MGM and United Artists Releasing’s animated family pic The Addams Family came in strong at #2 with $30.3-M, burying Ang Lee’s big-budget Gemini Man that followed at #3 with $20.5-M. The VFX-heavy Gemini Man opens […]

US Q-3 Earnings, Here They Come

US Q-3 Earnings, Here They Come

$SPY, $SPX, $SPLRCT, $USD, $EUR, US companies are preparing to report Q-3 earnings following a few months grappling with a US-China trade conflict undermining the business environment and an overall economy that has been showing signs of slowing. Among S&P 500 (SPX) earnings for the July-September frame look set to mark the weakest performance in […]

BREXIT Talks Down to the Wire

BREXIT Talks Down to the Wire

UK PM Boris Johnson briefed his Cabinet on the progress of last-minute BREXIT talks with the European Union. Britain is due to leave the 28-nation currency bloc on 31 October, and attempts for plans at the border between EU member Ireland and the U.K.’s Northern Ireland have been bumpy. Negotiations intensified last week after PM […]

President Trump has China “Where He Wants Them on Trade” + Closing Market Summary

President Trump has China “Where He Wants Them on Trade” + Closing Market Summary

$DIA, $SPY, $QQQ, $RUTX, $VXX Stock market guru, Jim Cramer said President Trump has the upper hand in the China trade distpute because tariffs are hurting the Chinese economy way more than the US economy. “Hate him or like him, he has them where he wants them,”  Mr. Cramer said on TV Friday. “I always […]

Hunter Biden Resigns Chinese Board

Hunter Biden Resigns Chinese Board

“Whatever happened to Hunter? Where the hell is he?” President Trump asked his rally crowd. “Let’s do another T-shirt. Where’s Hunter?” Soon after the rally, President Trump’s 2020 campaign website started selling $25 T-shirts emblazoned with “Where’s Hunter?” Forcing him out of his low-profile stance on the brewing China-Ukraine scandal. President Trump has called on […]

F1: MercedesAMG Marks ‘Double’ at Japan Grand Prix

F1: MercedesAMG Marks   ‘Double’ at Japan Grand Prix

$RACE Valtteri Bottas took victory in a fascinating 2019 Formula One Japanese Grand Prix Sunday as MercedesAMG wrapped up the constructors’ championship for a 6th year running. Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) claimed a 1-2 lockout on the grid in Sunday’s qualifying session, but Mr. Bottas jumped both Pole-sitter Sebastian Vettel and Charles Leclerc at the start before the latter collided […]

F1: Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) ‘Locks Out’Front Row at Japan Grand Prix

F1: Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) ‘Locks Out’Front Row at Japan Grand Prix

$RACE After Saturday qualifying; race Sunday at Suzuka International Racing Course Suzuka, Japan Lap length: 5.81 kilometres Third session 1. Sebastian Vettel, Germany, Ferrari, 1 minute, 27.064 seconds. 2. Charles Leclerc, Monaco, Ferrari, 1:27.253. 3. Valtteri Bottas, Finland, MercedesAMG, 1:27.293. 4. Lewis Hamilton, Great Britain, MercedesAMG, 1:27.302. 5. Max Verstappen, Netherlands, Red Bull Racing Honda, 1:27.851. 6. Alexander […]

Saturated Fat (cholesterol) Theory of Heart Disease Began With Ancel Keys

Saturated Fat (cholesterol) Theory of Heart Disease Began With Ancel Keys

According to the “Heart of the Matter,” American physiologist Ancel Benjamin Keys can be credited with originating and cementing the saturated fat/cholesterol theory of heart disease. In the 1950’s, Keys produced research that showed perfect correlations between cardiovascular disease and the dietary consumption of fat in several prominent Western countries. But, there was a problem […]

Traveling Europe after BREXIT

Traveling Europe after BREXIT

Simon Calder debunks the myths and sets the record straight on how travelling to Europe after BREXIT will really change. This article will be upgraded as required… We’re all in the departure lounge – we just don’t know where we’re going. The Leave decision in the EU referendum campaign, the battle about the Draft Withdrawal […]

Laughter is Good Medicine

Laughter is Good Medicine

Anthropological research suggests laughter and humor are genetically built-in, and that humor, historically, has functioned as “a social glue.” The critical laughter trigger for most people is not necessarily a joke or funny movie, but rather another person Many studies support the notion that optimism has a beneficial influence on your health. The Big Q: What […]

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Invests in its Employees

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Invests in its Employees

$RACE Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) signed new Performance bonus agreement for its Italian workforce, further investing in its employees Ferrari and the trade unions on 26 September signed a new Performance bonus agreement, which will be in force from Ys 2020 to 2023, in the context of the trade union relationships as normed by the Collective labour […]

President Trump Doing “Lord’s Work” when it comes to the US Economy

President Trump Doing “Lord’s Work” when it comes to the US Economy

$DIA, $SPY, $QQQ, $RUTX, $VXX Friday, the White House chief economic adviser Larry Kudlow declared President Trump is doing the “Lord’s work” when it comes to defending the US economy in terms of dealing with China, and said he does not believe there is a recession in sight under current scenario. “I know everybody wants […]

“China Trade Talks May Yield Positive Surprises”

“China Trade Talks May Yield Positive Surprises”

White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow speculates that next week’s China trade talks with the US could very well stun everyone. Mr. Kudlow held out hope for progress in opening China’s financial services markets to American companies in trade talks next week, adding the US team was heading into them “open-minded.” “There could be positive […]

Yes, you can overdose on Espresso

Yes, you can overdose on Espresso

This is a scary story: after a night with just 5 hours sleep a young UK woman decided to down a 2X Espresso. Then it was no-holds-barred as she then downed 6 more 2X shots. Apparently, she thought she was drinking single shots. Astonishing because she actually works in the cafe, and was making the coffee […]

Updating Bernie Sanders’ Heart Health Issues

Updating Bernie Sanders’ Heart Health Issues

Presidential candidate Bernie Sanders , 78 anni, suffered a heart attack earlier this week, his physicians said Friday, describing his heart health issue in more specific terms than disclosed previously. Friday after Senator Sanders left the hospital, his treating physicians cast the events in a more serious light. “After presenting to an outside facility with […]

The Street’s Key Stock Analysts Research Reports

The Street’s Key Stock Analysts Research Reports

$NLY, $CRWD, $GPRO, $INCY, $LYFT, $TSLA, $UBUR Daily HeffX-LTN reviews dozens of  the Street’s Key analysts research reports to ID new trading and investing ideas for HeffX-LTN readers. Some reports cover stocks to buy, and others cover stocks to sell or avoid. Below is a list of stocks analysts have singled out to look at carefully Friday, as follows Annaly Capital Management Inc. (NYSE:NLY) was started […]

F1: Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) ‘Unlocks’ SF90’s Power Across the Board

F1: Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) ‘Unlocks’ SF90’s Power Across the Board

$RACE Ferrari’s (NYSE:RACE) SF90, with the new higher downforce package, leap forward being able to retain Top Speed advantage relative to Mercedes. This came as a surprise to MercedesAMG’s Silver Arrows, whose Spec-3 update failed to live up to expectations and requires that it operates below its upper thresholds in order to hold on to […]

President Trump: “‘Nice Victory’ on EU Trade Tariffs”

President Trump: “‘Nice Victory’ on EU Trade Tariffs”

$BA, $EADSF Thursday, President Trump hailed as a “nice victory” when the United States got the Green light to place tariffs on European Union goods in a row over EU aircraft subsidies. Wednesday’s decision by the WTO left Scottish whisky makers, Spanish winemakers and French cheesemakers fuming as the US tariffs targeted products from countries […]

The Street’s Key Stock Analysts Research Reports

The Street’s Key Stock Analysts Research Reports

$AIG, $AAPL, $SCHW, $CIEN, $SMAR, $AMTD Daily HeffX-LTN reviews dozens of  the Street’s Key analysts research reports to ID new trading and investing ideas for HeffX-LTN readers. Some reports cover stocks to buy, and others cover stocks to sell or avoid. Below is a list of stocks analysts have singled out to look at carefully Thursday, as follows; American International Group Inc. (NYSE:AIG) was reiterated as […]

US Stocks Decline for a 2nd Day Running, EU Tariffs Loom

US Stocks Decline for a 2nd Day Running, EU Tariffs Loom

$DIA, $SPY, $QQQ, $RUTX, $ESDAY, $VXX Wednesday’s US economic data included the ADP Employment Change report for September and the weekly MBA Mortgage Applications Index. The takeaways are as follows: Private-sector payrolls were estimated to have increased by 135,000 in September (consensus 150-K) while the prior month’s print was revised down to 157-K from 195,000. Private-sector […]

The Street’s Key Stock Analysts Research Reports

The Street’s Key Stock Analysts Research Reports

$AAPL, $BBBY, $CI, $DE, $EMR, $GPS, $PNM,$REAL Daily HeffX-LTN reviews dozens of  the Street’s Key analysts research reports to ID new trading and investing ideas for HeffX-LTN readers. Some reports cover stocks to buy, and others cover stocks to sell or avoid. Below is a list of stocks analysts have singled out to look at carefully Tuesday, as follows: Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) was indicated higher after […]

Asia: Gold, Crude Oil, Stocks, Commodities and Currency Pairs

Asia: Gold, Crude Oil, Stocks, Commodities and Currency Pairs

$XAU, $GLD, $USD, $USO, $OIL FLASH: Gold Off, USD Up, Crude Oil Up, Stocks Firm Headlines Crude Oil prices recover after output from US, Russia, OPEC fall Asian shares firm as investors stay hopeful on US-China disputes Gold fell to a 2 month low on the back of a strong Buck, last trading at $1,468.50 oz. Gold: […]

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Periodic Report on Its Share Buyback Program

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Periodic Report on Its Share Buyback Program

$RACE  Ferrari N.V. (NYSE/MTA: RACE) announces that under the 2nd tranche of the common share buyback program announced on 1 July 2019 the Company has purchased additional common shares reported in aggregate form, on a daily basis on the Italian Stock Exchange (MTA) and on the NYSE as follows: MTA NYSE Total TradingDate(d/m/y)   Number […]

Monte-Carlo, Monaco

Monte-Carlo, Monaco

MC is the 2nd-smallest country in the world, the city-state was associated with glamor when Grace Kelly added “Princess” to her name and James Bond tried his luck at the Casino, the last 50 yrs has added to its luxury reputation. You will not leave as a Prince or Princess, but you will be treated […]

China’s 70-anni Parade Displays Economic and Military Might (Video)

China’s 70-anni Parade Displays Economic and Military Might (Video)

China’s Communist Party (CNC) celebrated its 70th anni in power with a parade Tuesday showcasing the country’s economic growth and newest weapons. The nationally televised event opened with a military honor guard carrying the Chinese flag through Tiananmen Square, the country’s symbolic political heart, before thousands of spectators who waved flags. Artillery guns fired a […]

Chinese Government Investing to Keep Private Businesses Alive

Chinese Government Investing to Keep Private Businesses Alive

The Chinese government is buying stakes in private companies to keep them afloat amid economic troubles in the country, the WS-J reports. The government has taken steps in the past few decades to move from state-owned businesses to private enterprises, since their public-sector companies tended to lag behind private firms in terms of efficiency and innovation. […]

Alien Hunters May Have Found Exotic Material on UFOs

Alien Hunters May Have Found Exotic Material on UFOs

An organization of alien hunters, led by former Blink-182 singer and guitarist Tom DeLonge, claims to have found “exotic material” that is evidence of UFOs. The group, To the Stars Academy of Arts & Science Inc., was co-founded by DeLonge and Christopher Mellon, a former Defense Department official, in Y 2017 to research extraterrestrials. Earlier […]

US Stocks Advanced for 3rd Quarter Running

US Stocks Advanced for 3rd Quarter Running

$DIA, $SPY, $QQQ, $RUTX, $USD, $USO, $GLD, $XAU, $VXX US stocks advanced for the 3rd Quarter running, as investors weighed the latest turns in the trade dispute between the world’s 2 largest economies. The USD rose and Treasuries moved higher. Tech drove the rise after The Trump Administration partially refuted a report it would target […]

The Street’s Key Stock Analysts Research Reports

The Street’s Key Stock Analysts Research Reports

$CHD, $IRBT, $KMB, $MTCH, $WU Daily HeffX-LTN reviews dozens of  the Street’s Key analysts research reports to ID new trading and investing ideas for HeffX-LTN readers. Some reports cover stocks to buy, and others cover stocks to sell or avoid. Below is a list of stocks analysts have singled out to look at carefully Monday, as follows: Church & Dwight Co. Inc. (NYSE:CHD) was raised to […]

Asia: Gold, Crude Oil, Stocks, Commodities and Currency Pairs

Asia: Gold, Crude Oil, Stocks, Commodities and Currency Pairs

FLASH: Gold Dips, USD Little Changed, Crude Oil Off, Stocks Flat Headlines Asian shares mostly flat to unchanged Major currencies were little changed in early trade Crude Oil shares fall on potential limit on China investments Gold prices dip as fears of widening trade war ease Gold: Gold prices dip as fears of widening trade war ease […]

Commentary: Paul Ebeling on Wall Street

Commentary: Paul Ebeling on Wall Street

$DIA, $SPY, $QQQ, $RUTX, $GLD, $VXX Investing in this market successfully requires the creation of an investing strategy that outperforms the broader market. Consider, Factor Investing, it is not new, dating to the mid-1970’s, and has been boosted over the past few years from the acceptance of ETFs. Now, there is over $900-B invested in […]

Way Off the ‘Beaten Path’

Way Off the ‘Beaten Path’

There are hundreds of fascinating places around the world that you and the vast majorities likely never heard of or about. Below are 5 for your list. As follows: Aquarium in Rangiroa, French Polynesia Snorkeling, SCUBA and sea life lovers take note, because within the Tuamotu Islands archipelago is perhaps the world’s most breathtaking natural […]

F1: Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Leclerc Comes 3rd, Seb DNF at Sochi, Japan Next

F1: Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Leclerc Comes 3rd, Seb DNF at Sochi, Japan Next

$RACE Sunday afternoon it was frustrating at Sochi for Scuderia Ferrari. Charles Leclerc finished 3rd, as Sebastian Vettel DNF’d because of a problem with a hybrid component of his racer’s Power Unit. And particularly annoying for the Italian team was what caused Mr. Leclerc to fall back behind the MercedesAMG of Lewis Hamilton and Valtteri […]

Box Office: ‘Abominable’ Tops With $21-M, ‘Judy’ Sings Again

Box Office: ‘Abominable’ Tops With $21-M, ‘Judy’ Sings Again

$DIS, $CMCSA ‘Downton Abbey’ crossed $100-M worldwide, while ‘It Chapter Two‘ clears $400-M. Marking the 1st studio animated pic of the fall season, DreamWorks Animation’s Abominable Topped the box office chart with $20.9-M from 4,242 theaters. Abominable from filmmaker Jill Culton, is the 1st co-production between DWA and China’s Pearl Studios. The movie is set to open Tuesday […]

President Trump Was Framed by the Democrats

President Trump Was Framed by the Democrats

President Donald Trump’s personal attorney Rudy Giuliani said his work with the Ukraine was not about finding dirt on former Vice President Joe Biden, but investigating Ukraine-Hillary Clinton collusion in the Y 2016 Presidential election and “proving Donald Trump was framed by the Democrats.” “I am defending my client the best way I know how,” Mr. […]

F1: Ferrari’s (NYSE:RACE) Leclerc On The Pole at Sochi GP

F1: Ferrari’s (NYSE:RACE) Leclerc On The Pole at Sochi GP

$RACE Charles Leclerc, Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) dominated qualifying to claim 4th Pole running at the Russian Grand Prix, a 1st for Ferrari since Michael Schumacher in Y 2001. The last time a Ferrari driver took 4 straight poles (Michael Schumacher, 2000/01), Leclerc was 3 yrs old. Sebastian Vettel has been out-qualified by Ferrari team mate Leclerc […]

If You Have Not Vacationed in These Places, Do…

If You Have Not Vacationed in These Places, Do…

Here, we have compiled a list of 5 Top trending destinations that worth the trip plus what to see, do and eat to make your visit a super success, as follows: Paris, France Paris has always topped the list of popular tourist destinations. As the capital of France, the most-visited country in the world, the […]

“I’m actually a lot nicer than most people think!”–President Trump

“I’m actually a lot nicer than most people think!”–President Trump

Friday, President Trump’s re-election campaign and the Republican National Committee (RNC) announced that they are spending a combined $10-M on ads attacking Joe Biden over Ukraine and the House Democrats for beginning an impeachment inquiry of the President. One e-Mail mailing that went out Saturday referred to the “phone call from hell” — a reference […]

President Trump Could Delist Chinese Companies From US Markets

President Trump Could Delist Chinese Companies From US Markets

$DIA, $SPY, $QQQ, $RUTX, $VXX Friday, US financial markets suffered a trade-related happening on concern The Trump Administration may move to limit US investment in China, a move sure to raise tensions. The S&P 500 turned lower after it was reported that officials are discussing ways to restrict portfolio flows into the world’s 2nd-largest economy. […]

The Street’s Key Stock Analysts Research Reports

The Street’s Key Stock Analysts Research Reports

$AAPL, $COO, $DISCA, $RL, $DIS, $WYNN Daily HeffX-LTN reviews dozens of  the Street’s Key analysts research reports to ID new trading and investing ideas for HeffX-LTN readers. Some reports cover stocks to buy, and others cover stocks to sell or avoid. Below is a list of stocks analysts have singled out to look at carefully Wednesday, as follows: Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) had coverage transferred at Jefferies […]

Make No Mistake, Fake Meat Is Junk Food, Health is Not Driving the ‘Meat Makeover’

Make No Mistake, Fake Meat Is Junk Food, Health is Not Driving the ‘Meat Makeover’

$BYND Ultra-processed foods typically have 5 or more ingredients, many of which are not commonly found in home kitchens. This describes the Impossible Burger and Beyond Burger, including fake blood processed from genetically engineered yeast to mimic the taste and texture of real beef. The junk food industry has a new product they are offering […]

Asia: Gold, Crude Oil, Stocks, Commodities and Currency Pairs

Asia: Gold, Crude Oil, Stocks, Commodities and Currency Pairs

FLASH: Gold Steady, USD Flat, Crude Oil Off, Stocks Off Headlines Asian stocks rattled, seeing Trump impeachment bid raises new risks Gold steady as President Trump’s impeachment inquiry stokes risk-off mood Crude Oil futures declined on concerns of political uncertainty and US-China trade Gold:  Gold prices were trading steady Wednesday, just below a nearly 3-wk high hit […]

Very Fine Dining in Northern California

Very Fine Dining in Northern California

Food lovers looking for the best dining around the world turn to the Michelin Guide, the world’s premier ranking of restaurants. And in the USA, California not New York, now holds the most, with its restaurants holding a collective 90 Stars total. Recently, 34 California restaurants were recently awarded Michelin Stars in conjunction with the new release […]

F1: Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) “Very Hard to Beat”

F1: Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) “Very Hard to Beat”

$RACE Ferrari “very hard to beat” now, says Lewis Hamilton MercedesAMG’s Lewis Hamilton says Ferrari’s victory in Singapore shows they will be difficult to beat over the remaining races this year. Following the Summer break Ferrari’s (NYSE:RACE) strong showing at Spa and Monza was widely expected because of their strong straight-line speed. However, Charles Leclerc’s Pole […]

Insomnia is Linked to Increased Risk for Heart Disease

Insomnia is Linked to Increased Risk for Heart Disease

Mechanisms by which insomnia or poor sleep affects the heart health include hypothalamic-pituitary axis dysregulation, increased sympathetic nervous system activity, abnormal modulation of the autonomic nervous system, increased atherogenesis and increased systemic inflammation Sleep deprivation has the same effect on your immune system as physical stress or illness, which may help explain why lack of sleep […]

Understanding This Market Into the Q’s End

Understanding This Market Into the Q’s End

$DIA, $SPY, $QQQ, $RUTX, $VXX At the close: DJIA -142.22 at 26807.77, NAS Comp -118.84 at 7993.62, S&P 500 -25.18 at 2966.64 US stocks fell Tuesday, as investors shunned risk following a decline in consumer confidence, and a hard-lined speech from President Trump. The S&P 500 (-0.8%) and DJIA (-0.5%) declined less than 1%, while the NAS Composite (-1.5%) and Russell […]

President Trump Denounced Iran’s “blood lust”

President Trump Denounced Iran’s “blood lust”

Tuesday, President Trump denounced Iran’s “blood lust” and called on other nations to join the United States to pressure Iran after attacks on Saudi Crude Oil production facilities, but said there is a path to peace. “America knows that while anyone can make war, only the most courageous can choose peace,” President Trump said Tuesday […]

Trade Key Global Growth Risk, Recession Unlikely

Trade Key Global Growth Risk, Recession Unlikely

Incoming ECB President Christine Lagarde said the global economy is likely to dodge an outright contraction, though the trade tensions remain the Key threat to the growth outlook. “It is not in the baseline to have a recession,” Ms. Lagarde said in a TV interview Tuesday. “That said, it’s mediocre growth, it’s at risk because of essentially […]

The Street’s Key Stock Analysts Research Reports

The Street’s Key Stock Analysts Research Reports

$APA, $CHWY, $ED, $EW Daily HeffX-LTN reviews dozens of  the Street’s Key analysts research reports to ID new trading and investing ideas for HeffX-LTN readers. Some reports cover stocks to buy, and others cover stocks to sell or avoid. Below is a list of stocks analysts have singled out to look at carefully Tuesday, as follows: Apache Corp. (NYSE:APA) was started with a Buy rating and […]

Asia: Gold, Crude Oil, Stocks, Commodities and Currency Pairs

Asia: Gold, Crude Oil, Stocks, Commodities and Currency Pairs

FLASH: Gold Steady, USD Up, Crude Oil Off, Stocks Up Headlines Crude Oil falls as focus shifts from Saudi supply to global demand concerns Global stocks up on trade hopes, growth fears temper gains Gold steady below 2-week peak but trade talk hopes weigh Gold: Gold prices are steady Tuesday, having risen to a more than […]

Op-Ed: AEMC CEO Michael on the State of the Movie Business Today and Going Forward

Op-Ed: AEMC CEO Michael on the State of the Movie Business Today and Going Forward

$AEMC, $DIS, $CMCSA, $LGF “The movie business as we have know it for the past 2 decades is dying, but that has not stopped Archer’s plan to make films, as the paradigm is shifting,” — Michael Selsman, President of Archer Entertainment Media Communications (OTC:AEMC). “Franchise fatigue is killing the movies, as movies for 12 year-old […]

Ferrari’s (NYSE:RACE) Periodic Report on Stock Buyback Program

Ferrari’s (NYSE:RACE) Periodic Report on Stock Buyback Program

$RACE Ferrari N.V. (NYSE/MTA: RACE) announces that under the second tranche of the common share buyback program announced on 1 July 2019, the Company has purchased additional common shares – reported in aggregate form, on a daily basis on the Italian Stock Exchange (MTA) and on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) as follows: MTA […]

There is “No International Right to Abortion”

There is “No International Right to Abortion”

Monday, The Trump Administration told UN member nations that there is no “international right” to abortion, and called on other countries to fight efforts promoting abortions, drawing criticism from reproductive rights groups and other world nations.  “We do not support references to ambiguous terms and expressions such as ‘sexual and reproductive health and rights’ in […]

The Food & Wine Culture of Paris

The Food & Wine Culture of Paris

For sure, Paris is 1 of the greatest food cities in the world. There we find the perfect French wine to go with perfect French meal. Below is a look at some of the best Food & Wine pairings to try when next in Paris. Oysters and Champagne The locally-sourced French oysters are from Normandy […]

The Street’s Key Stock Analysts Research Reports

The Street’s Key Stock Analysts Research Reports

$AAPl, $ACB, $ETSY, $MRO, $STX, $TLRY Daily HeffX-LTN reviews dozens of  the Street’s Key analysts research reports to ID new trading and investing ideas for HeffX-LTN readers. Some reports cover stocks to buy, and others cover stocks to sell or avoid. Below is a list of stocks analysts have singled out to look at carefully Monday, as follows: Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) was reiterated with a Buy […]

Asia: Gold, Crude Oil, Stocks, Commodities and Currency Pairs

Asia: Gold, Crude Oil, Stocks, Commodities and Currency Pairs

FLASH: Gold Lower, USD Up, Crude Oil Up, Stocks Off Headlines Crude Oil gains more than 1% on Saudi supply doubt China, Hong Kong stocks fall on US-China trade deal uncertainty Gold prices edge lower, as Palladium marks record high Gold: Gold prices lowed Monday, as equities gained after the US Trade Representative described last week’s US-China […]

Commentary: Paul Ebeling on Wall Street

Commentary: Paul Ebeling on Wall Street

$DIA, $SPY, $QQQ, $RUTX, $GLD, $VXX SPECIAL REPORT: The Future of this Rally, what is Next? Thee DJIA futures are up a bit Sunday night, along with S&P 500 futures and NAS Comp futures. This stock market rally has stood negative headlines, but is not yet making a final push to record highs. Arguably, this […]

F1: Ferrari’s (NYSE:RACE) Vettel Victorious, Leclerc 2nd at Sing. GP

F1: Ferrari’s (NYSE:RACE) Vettel Victorious, Leclerc 2nd at Sing. GP

$RACE “Sebastian drove very well on new tires and simply that’s racing – he was ahead of Charles.” — Mattia Binotto This is racing…how it happened that Mr. Vettel took the Chequered flag and not Mr. Leclerc. Sebastian Vettel undercutting Charles Leclerc with an early pit stop in Singapore was the Key to the German […]

Box Office:’Rambo: Last Blood’ takes $19.2-M, ‘Downton Abbey’ Royally Surprises with $31-M

Box Office:’Rambo: Last Blood’ takes $19.2-M, ‘Downton Abbey’ Royally Surprises with $31-M

$DIS. $SNE, $CMCSA, $LGF, $IMAX Downton Abbey won the weekend box office race with a surprising $31-M from 3,079 theaters, beating the final installment in Sylvester Stallone’s iconic Rambo action franchise and a new space thriller featuring Brad Pitt. Pitt’s Ad Astra may have edged past Stallone’s Rambo: Last Blood with an estimated $19.2-M from 3,460 sites. Last Blood took in $19.2-M from […]

President Trump and Australia’s PM Scott Morrison Open Plant in Ohio

President Trump and Australia’s PM Scott Morrison Open Plant in Ohio

Sunday, President Donald Trump’s run-up to the UN General Assembly was a visit to 2 Key political states, Texas and Ohio, with 2 world leaders at very successful events. Sunday, in Wapakoneta, Ohio, President Trump and Australian PM Scott Morrison visited a recycled paper factory being opened by Anthony Pratt, an Australian businessman who is […]

“Howdy Modi” Rally in Texas a Huge Success

“Howdy Modi” Rally in Texas a Huge Success

Sunday, President Trump and Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi shared a stage and showered each other with praise at a “Howdy, Modi!” rally attended by upward of 50,000 people, a rare mass showing for a foreign leader on American soil. President Trump called the huge gathering a “profoundly historic event,” was greeted with a standing […]

The Dow & Gold, Both on Hold

The Dow & Gold, Both on Hold

$DIA, $XAU, $XAG At week’s end we find the Dow Jones with a bearish, picture-perfect head and shoulders technical formation.  The left shoulder goes back to last April, the head in early July and the right shoulder at the close of the week.  So, is the market a sell as September 2019 comes to a […]

F1: Leclerc’s Pole at Sing. GP Show the Power of Ferrari

F1: Leclerc’s Pole at Sing. GP Show the Power of Ferrari

$RACE MercedesAMG boss Toto Wolff says Charles Leclerc taking the Pole position for the Singapore Grand Prix despite a “messy” lap shows Ferrari now has a “powerful” F1 all-round car. Mr. Leclerc’s Singapore pole, and 3rd in a running surprised himself and MercedesAMGs’ lead driver Lewis Hamilton, as Ferrari has struggled in high-downforce trim this […]

There is More than 1 Way to Buy Gold and Silver

There is More than 1 Way to Buy Gold and Silver

$XAU, $XAG, $GLD, $SLV Central banks around the world are buying gold in near-record amounts to shore up their financial positions before the next crisis occurs. Most investors understand that gold plays a valuable role in a sound investment portfolio, but unless you are already a gold investor you likely do not know of best […]

Spend a Long Weekend in the US

Spend a Long Weekend in the US

There are lots of long weekend holidays coming up in the US this Fall, so now is the time to start planning the Getaway. Whether you want to use that time to relax and recharge or to take in as much of the area as you can, here are some awesome long weekend trips to […]

Paris Under High Security for France’s ‘Heritage Weekend’

Paris Under High Security for France’s ‘Heritage Weekend’

Paris police used tear gas Saturday to disperse anti-government demonstrators who are trying to revive the yellow vest movement in protest at perceived economic injustice and French President Emmanuel Macron’s government. The French capital was placed under high security as a few hundred anti-government protesters started marching in the Paris streets. Police in riot gear […]

Police Face Off with Hong Kong Protesters

Police Face Off with Hong Kong Protesters

Protesters in Hong Kong threw Molotov Cocktails (gasoline bombs) and police fired tear gas Saturday in renewed clashes over anti-government grievances. Hong Kong is in the 4th month of sometimes violent protests that occur every weekend. They started with opposition to a proposed extradition law and have expanded to include demands for greater democracy. Most […]

Oktoberfest Opens in Munich

Oktoberfest Opens in Munich

The 1st keg was tapped, and the beer started flowing as the 186th Oktoberfest got underway Saturday in Munich. Mayor Dieter Reiter inserted the tap in the 1st keg with the cry of “O‘zapt is” — “it’s tapped.” As tradition demands, he handed the 1st mug to Bavarian governor Markus Soeder. Revelers, women in colorful […]

F1: Ferrari’s (NYSE:RACE) Leclerc Takes Pole at Singapore

F1: Ferrari’s (NYSE:RACE) Leclerc Takes Pole at Singapore

$RACE Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Charles Leclerc, 21 anni, has secured the Pole position under the lights in Singapore Saturday the 5th pole position of his career and his 3rd running, made all the more special by the fact that it came at a track where Ferrari had predicted struggle ahead of the weekend’s race. Mr. Leclerc […]

Special Report: The Future of Asia (Parts 2/3)

Special Report: The Future of Asia (Parts 2/3)

Asia is diverse and complementary, and Asia-for-Asia industrial supply-chain networks are emerging. Asia is a highly diverse region, there is no single Asia but many. We identified 4 distinct groups of economies based on scale, economic development, interactions with one another, and connectedness to the world. Each of these “4 Asia’s” has characteristics that complement […]

Rio Tinto’s (NYSE:RIO) Argyle Diamonds Go on Tour

Rio Tinto’s (NYSE:RIO) Argyle Diamonds Go on Tour

$RIO Rio Tinto (NYSE:RIO) announced that its iconic Argyle Pink Diamonds Tender is being showcased in Singapore this week. The mining giant said that headlining the 2019 collection of 64 pink and red diamonds is Lot 1 with the 1.75-carat Argyle Enigma, a modified radiant fancy red diamond. “With an unrivalled potency of colour the […]

Area 51 Luring Festive UFO Hunters

Area 51 Luring Festive UFO Hunters

UFO enthusiasts drawn by alien-themed festivities continued to pour into rural Nevada Friday near the Area 51 US military base, but fears of a mass raid on the remote site or a public safety crisis proved unfounded. An estimated 2,300 out-of-towners ventured Thursday and Friday to the desert region around Area 51, a secretive US […]

JOAN, a Los Angeles Treasure

JOAN, a Los Angeles Treasure

Joan’s on Third needs no introduction, as just the mention of the beloved restaurant brings to mind the perfectly vanilla-bean-speckled cupcakes, the fresh display case filled with colorful farmer’s market vegetables, that decadent short rib melt, and, of course, their iconic Chinese chicken salad. Joan’s is an L.A. standby, bustling every day with a crowd […]

Discoveries in Earth’s Deepest Caves Cannot Be Explained

Discoveries in Earth’s Deepest Caves Cannot Be Explained

Some of the world’s most perplexing scientific discoveries have been found inside ancient caves. They draw us because they are mysterious, and we wonder how deep they go. They draw us back to our ancestry when shallow caves served as shelter, but deep caves also frighten us with their smothering darkness. These caves contain ancient […]

F1: Ferrari’s (NYSE:RACE) Friday at Singapore

F1: Ferrari’s (NYSE:RACE) Friday at Singapore

$RACE This Friday (NYSE:RACE) at Singapore was demanding for the drivers and crew. It was a long very humid day until Sunset, with the 2nd free practice session ending at 10.00p local time. Sebastian Vettel ended the day 3rd fastest, Charles Leclerc came 6th. The 2 sessions were very busy as, on Top of their […]

President Trump Has “Muscled” the Stock Market Away from the Fed

President Trump Has “Muscled” the Stock Market Away from the Fed

$DIA, $SPY, $QQQ, $RUTX, $USD, $VXX This week the Fed cut interest rates for the 2nd time since the Great Recession, and found its hands full with another event with potentially catastrophic implications for the economy. In short, liquidity in the repo markets, a critical cog in the financial system machine seized Tuesday. In response, […]

The Street’s Key Stock Analysts Research Reports

The Street’s Key Stock Analysts Research Reports

$AMAT, $AZO, $PYPL, $TWLO, $DIS Daily HeffX-LTN reviews dozens of  the Street’s Key analysts research reports to ID new trading and investing ideas for HeffX-LTN readers. Some reports cover stocks to buy, and others cover stocks to sell or avoid. Below is a list of stocks analysts have singled out to look at carefully Friday, as follows: Applied Materials Inc. (NASDAQ:AMAT) was reiterated at Wells Fargo […]

Asia: Gold, Crude Oil, Stocks, Commodities and Currency Pairs

Asia: Gold, Crude Oil, Stocks, Commodities and Currency Pairs

FLASH: Gold Up, USD Soft, Crude Oil Up, Stocks Up Headlines US-Chinese trade deputies face-off in Washington Asia’s economic hopes support shares Crude Oil edges up on Mideast tensions Gold up as softer USD and Gulf tensions support Gold: Gold prices up Friday and were headed for their 1st weekly gainer in 4-5, supported by a softer […]

F1 Singapore (NYSE:RACE) Ferrari from the ‘Pits’

F1 Singapore (NYSE:RACE) Ferrari from the ‘Pits’

$RACE Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) arrived at Singapore with an adaptation of the cape design seen elsewhere on the grid over the last couple of seasons. The nose structure itself remains largely unchanged but the cape, which will influence the movement of air around the structure, has been incorporated into it. The nose solutions available to Ferrari […]

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