Intel Corporation (NASDAQ:INTC) HEFFX Highlights

Intel Corporation (NASDAQ:INTC) HEFFX Highlights

Intel Corporation (NASDAQ:INTC) HEFFX Highlights Intel Corp. has closed its Recon brand of augmented-reality goggles for sporting and industrial applications, according to people familiar with the decision. The chipmaker shut the 100-employee unit that made the goggles earlier this summer, the people said. Intel acquired Recon in 2015 for an undisclosed sum, and had already […]

Commentary: Paul Ebeling on Wall Street

Commentary: Paul Ebeling on Wall Street $DIA, $SPY, $QQQ, $VXX The econ data feed this week includes: PPI, CPI, Retail Sales, Michigan Sentiment (MSI) October preliminary. San Francisco is finding out that the higher minimum wage and the high cost of Barack Obamacare aka ACA compliance with restaurants is causing some of the middle market favorites to […]

Wall Street’s Top Analysts Upgrades, Downgrades & Initiations

Wall Street’s Top Analysts Upgrades, Downgrades & Initiations $APC, $COST, $KHC, $NFLX, $DIS 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 for Monday, as follows: Anadarko Petroleum Corp. […]

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Mixed on the Week

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Mixed on the Week $CORN, $WEAT, $SOYB Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) agriculture grains futures finished mixed on the week ended 6 October, with a Quarterly stocks report and unfavorable weather conditions being the Key factors in the market. The most active Corn contract for December delivery fell 5.25 cents weekly, or 1.48%, to […]

President Trump Ends ‘War’ on Investors and Investing

President Trump Ends ‘War’ on Investors and Investing

President Trump Ends ‘War’ on Investors and Investing $DIA, $SPY, $QQQ, $VXX President Donald Trump is “ending the punishment of investment,” and businesses are “very positive” about the economic future. Analyst Larry Kudlow said in a TV interview Sunday, that investors should “fear not.” “There’s a lot momentum building in Washington… for the tax cuts,” […]

TWC’s Board Has “86’d” it’s Co-Fonder Harvey Weinstein

TWC’s Board Has “86’d” it’s Co-Fonder Harvey Weinstein

TWC’s Board Has “86’d” it’s Co-Fonder Harvey Weinstein $DIS The Weinstein Company’s (TWC) board of directors has voted to remove Harvey Weinstein from the studio, leaving control of the company in the hands of brother, Bob Weinstein, and COO David Glasser, it was announced in a statement from the company Sunday. “In light of new […]

Box Office: ‘Blade Runner 2049’ Opens Light With $31.5-M

Box Office: ‘Blade Runner 2049’ Opens Light With $31.5-M

Box Office: ‘Blade Runner 2049’ Opens Light With $31.5-M $SNE, $TWX, $FOX, $LGF, $HAS, $FDX Strong reviews plus an A-CinemaScore, had director Denis Villeneuve’s Blade Runner 2049 sequel placing #1 on a soft movie-going weekend The follow-up to Ridley Scott’s Y 1982 cult classic grossed $31.5-M from 4,058 theaters, a soft start for a movie that cost […]

Tesla (NYSE:TSLA) Model 3 in ‘Production Hell’

Tesla (NYSE:TSLA) Model 3 in ‘Production Hell’

Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) Model 3 in ‘Production Hell’ $TSLA In response to a Tesla customer asking if he would get his car delivered this year, Mr. Musk tweeted, “December will be a big month, so probably, but it is impossible to be certain right now.” Friday,  Tesla Inc’s (NASDAQ:TSLA) CEO Elon Musk pushed back the unveiling of […]

US Fuel Economy Standards Unrealistic

US Fuel Economy Standards Unrealistic

US Fuel Economy Standards Unrealistic $F, $GM, $TM, $FCAU, $VLKAY, $HMC The Trump administration is continuing its efforts to roll back Obama-Era regulations, and the Clean Power Plan may be next. The signature plan under former President Barack Hussein Obama was finalized in Y 2015 as part of ongoing efforts to fight climate change. The rule required […]

BHP Billiton Limited (ASX:BHP) HEFFX Highlights

BHP Billiton Limited (ASX:BHP) HEFFX Highlights

BHP Billiton Limited (ASX:BHP) HEFFX Highlights The future of BHP Billiton boss ­Andrew Mackenzie has come under ­renewed scrutiny ahead of the miner’s AGMs, as its new chairman looks to further reshape the board. Investors have urged BHP to begin succession planning as Scottish-born Mr Mackenzie approaches his fifth anniversary as chief executive – and […]

Commonwealth Bank of Australia (ASX:CBA) HEFFX Highlights

Commonwealth Bank of Australia (ASX:CBA) HEFFX Highlights

Commonwealth Bank of Australia (ASX:CBA) HEFFX Highlights Last AGM season, the Commonwealth Bank was one of a record number of companies to receive a ‘first strike’ against its remuneration report. What annoyed shareholders was a proposal to move towards ‘soft’ unquantifiable targets for huge bonuses for chief executive Ian Narev. Since that meeting last November, […]

Westpac Banking Corp (ASX:WBC) HEFFX Highlights

Westpac Banking Corp (ASX:WBC) HEFFX Highlights

Westpac Banking Corp (ASX:WBC) HEFFX Highlights WESTPAC have received backlash after encouraging their staff to vote Yes in the same-sex marriage plebiscite through a company wide email, which contained exaggerated information about LGBTI suicide rates in Australia. The email, sent by the bank’s Youth Network to Westpac and St George employees, stated that a Yes […]

Oversea-Chinese Banking Corp. Limited (SGX:O39) HEFFX Highlights

Oversea-Chinese Banking Corp. Limited (SGX:O39) HEFFX Highlights

Oversea-Chinese Banking Corp. Limited (SGX:O39) HEFFX Highlights OCBC’s 120,000 small and medium-sized enterprises e-banking customers will soon be able to speak to their Apple iPhone to activate a fund transfer. This will be possible with next Monday’s (Oct 9) roll-out of a new feature on its OCBC business mobile banking app that takes advantage of […]

F1: Japanese Grand Prix, Lewis Hamilton the Winner

F1: Japanese Grand Prix, Lewis Hamilton the Winner

F1: Japanese Grand Prix, Lewis Hamilton the Winner $RACE MercedesAMG’s Lewis Hamilton is a race away from the 2017 drivers Championship and his 4th title after taking the Chequered Flag Sunday at Suzuka. Ferrari’s (NYSE:RACE) Sebastian Vettel failed to finish. Starting on The Pole, Mr. Hamilton was always in control of the race despite some […]

Tesla’s (NASDAQ:TSLA) CEO Pivots from EVs to Batteries for Puerto Rico

Tesla’s (NASDAQ:TSLA) CEO Pivots from EVs to Batteries for Puerto Rico

Tesla’s (NASDAQ:TSLA) CEO Pivots from EVs to Batteries for Puerto Rico $TSLA Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) CEO Elon Musk set off Friday’s musings about sending his company’s solar-powered batteries to help restore Puerto Rico’s power attracted the attention of the island’s governor. “Let’s talk,” said Gov. Ricardo Rossello in a Friday Tweet. Mr. Musk agreed. Hours later, […]

F1: Japanese Grand Prix, Results, Times Friday’s Practice

F1: Japanese Grand Prix, Results, Times Friday’s Practice

F1: Japanese Grand Prix, Results, Times Friday’s Practice $RACE In the day’s 1st practice session, mainly run in the dry, Ferrari’s (NYSE:RACE) Sebastian Vettel edged Mr. Hamilton into 2nd with a lap of 1:29.166, while Red Bull Racing’s Daniel Ricciardo placed 3rd. MercedesAMG’s Lewis Hamilton topped the time-sheet in the rain during FP2 or the 2017 […]

US Stocks Finished Flat to Unchanged on a Positive Week

US Stocks Finished Flat to Unchanged on a Positive Week

US Stocks Finished Flat to Unchanged on a Positive Week $DIA, $SPY, $QQQ, $VXX The S&P 500 eased a bit Friday, ending a 6-day run of record highs as the 1st monthly decliner in US NFPs in 7 years dampened sentiment and pharmacy shares fell on Amazon (NASDAQ:AMZN) competition concerns. The benchmark’s slight decline follow […]

Alphabet Inc (NASDAQ:GOOGL) HEFFX Highlights

Alphabet Inc (NASDAQ:GOOGL) HEFFX Highlights

Alphabet Inc (NASDAQ:GOOGL) HEFFX Highlights In a victory for Alphabet, a judge decided to push back the trial for its lawsuit against Uber from next week to Dec. 4. The move suggests that Alphabet could widen its claims against Uber. Alphabet is suing Uber for allegedly misappropriating trade secrets, and asked a judge for more […]

President Trump’s Market ‘Rules’ Revamp Coming Real Soon

President Trump’s Market ‘Rules’ Revamp Coming Real Soon

President Trump’s Market ‘Rules’ Revamp Coming Real Soon The Trump Administration is set to release its road map for overhauling regulation of US markets It will be an expansive list of priorities that touches on the stock, bond and derivatives trading. The Sarbanes-Oxley Act of 2002 and the Dodd-Frank Act of 2010 are the focus The […]

Morning Briefing Global Stocks

Morning Briefing Global Stocks

Morning Briefing Global Stocks $DIA, $DAX, $DJSH, $N300, $NSEI Commentary: Most indices gained according to my expectations, and the Bulls are in charge PE DJIA at 22775.39, +0.50% broke above all resistances, and the Bulls are in control now. While the Northside momentum is intact, see a rise towards 23000-23250 soon. DAX at 12968.05, -0.02% is stable Friday, […]

Gold, Silver, Copper and Crude Oil Briefing

Gold, Silver, Copper and Crude Oil Briefing

Gold, Silver, Copper and Crude Oil Briefing $GLD, $SLV, $CU, $USO, $OIL Commentary: Nothing New. PE Gold at 1268.45 is ranged within the 1285-1260, could trade sideways for more sessions. Silver at 16.61 is trading sideways, but could come off towards 16.50-16.25 near term. Gold-Silver Ratio at 76.298 could test support at 75.80, while that holds, […]

Wall Street’s Top Analysts Upgrades, Downgrades & Initiations

Wall Street’s Top Analysts Upgrades, Downgrades & Initiations $DWDP,$GRUB,$MSFT,$NKE,$WDC 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 for Friday, as follows: DowDuPont Inc. (NYSE:DWDP) was started with a […]

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Mixed

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Mixed $CORN, $WEAT, $SOYB Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) agriculture grains futures finished Thursday with Soybean posting gains for two consecutive sessions. The most active Corn contract for December delivery rose 1.25 cents, or 0.36%, to 3.495 bu. December Wheat delivery fell 1.25 cents, or 0.28%, to 4.4075 bu. November Soybean went up 10 […]

Wells Fargo’s (NYSE:WFC) O & D’s Must Face Shareholder Suit

Wells Fargo’s (NYSE:WFC) O & D’s Must Face Shareholder Suit

Wells Fargo’s (NYSE:WFC) O & D’s Must Face Shareholder Suit $WFC A federal judge said current and former Wells Fargo & Co. (NYSE:WFC) O & D’s (officers and directors), including CEO Tim Sloan, must face nearly all of a lawsuit by shareholders seeking to hold them personally liable for sales abuses and the creations of […]

Ferrari’s (NYSE:RACE) Business Perplexes Wall Street

Ferrari’s (NYSE:RACE) Business Perplexes Wall Street

Ferrari’s (NYSE:RACE) Business Perplexes Wall Street $RACE Ferrari exists to build race cars 1st, road cars 2nd. Ferrari lives to race, not to make Wall Street money Morgan Stanley analyst Adam Jonas thinks Ferrari needs to go electric to survive. Selling cars to survive so it can sell more cars is not what Ferrari is […]

Trump Rally Extends to Record Highs on Wall Street

Trump Rally Extends to Record Highs on Wall Street

Trump Rally Extends to Record Highs on Wall Street $DIA, $SPY, $QQQ, $VXX No one is interested in selling this market, signaling that America’s investors are polling Very Positive for President Donald Trump, no matter what the left press is broadcasting, aka Fake News.  Again Thursday, the major US stock market indexes rose to record […]

Fake News in the Hunter’s Gun Sights

Fake News in the Hunter’s Gun Sights

Fake News in the Hunter’s Gun Sights $CMCSA Thursday, US President Donald Trump took to Twitter to focus on fake news, asking for the Senate Intelligence Committee to investigate “Fake News Networks.” Why Isn’t the Senate Intel Committee looking into the Fake News Networks in OUR country to see why so much of our news […]

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) HEFFX Highlights

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) HEFFX Highlights

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) HEFFX Highlights Apple is looking into multiple reports of batteries swelling within new iPhone 8 Plus smartphones, which apparently broke them open as a result. At least five separate reports of the new 5.5in iPhone 8 Plus smartphones have shown deformed phones, swelled batteries and screens being detached from the aluminium bodies […]

Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) HEFFX Highlights

Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) HEFFX Highlights

Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) HEFFX Highlights FOR THE MOMENT, it looks like the American people won’t be be able to see Russian-linked social-media ads that were used to influence the 2016 election.During a press conference on Wednesday, Senator Mark Warner, a Democrat from Virginia, said it is important that During a press conference on Wednesday, Senator […]

Twitter Inc (NYSE:TWTR) HEFFX Highlights

Twitter Inc (NYSE:TWTR) HEFFX Highlights

Twitter Inc (NYSE:TWTR) HEFFX Highlights Overall, the bias in prices is: Upwards. Short term: Prices are stalling. Intermediate term: Prices are ranging. Note: this chart shows extraordinary price action to the upside. By the way, prices are vulnerable to a correction towards 17.32. The projected upper bound is: 19.11. The projected lower bound is: 16.30. […]

Tesla Inc (NASDAQ:TSLA) HEFFX Highlights

Tesla Inc (NASDAQ:TSLA) HEFFX Highlights

Tesla Inc (NASDAQ:TSLA) HEFFX Highlights There’s a new biggest Tesla bull on Wall Street: Analyst predicts 40% surge to $500 in just 12 months Nomura Instinet initiated coverage on Tesla shares with a buy rating and set a 12-month price target of $500, representing 44 percent upside to Tuesday’s close. It now has the highest […]

Morning Briefing Global Stocks

Morning Briefing Global Stocks

Morning Briefing Global Stocks $DIA, $DAX, $DJSH, $N300, $NSEI Commentary: Again, most indices gained contrary to the expectations of many analysts (not me), but could soon test resistance, and perhaps fade a bit. PE DJIA at 22661.64, +0.09% is trading higher. 22750 is the 1st target for the next few sessions. DAX at 12970.52, +0.53% may face rejection at […]

Gold, Silver, Copper and Crude Oil Briefing

Gold, Silver, Copper and Crude Oil Briefing

Gold, Silver, Copper and Crude Oil Briefing $GLD, $SLV, $CU, $USO, $OIL Commentary: Nothing New. PE Gold at 1274.28 looks to be ranges within 1260-1280 yet this week and some consolidation is possible next week too. Thereafter the price may start to rise above 1280 while the support at 1260 holds. Silver at 16.59 attempted a […]

Wall Street’s Top Analysts Upgrades, Downgrades & Initiations

Wall Street’s Top Analysts Upgrades, Downgrades & Initiations $FCX, $GILD, $ORCL, $TSLA 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 for Thursday, as follows: Freeport-McMoRan Inc. (NYSE:FCX) maintained […]

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Mixed

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Mixed $CORN, $WEAT, $SOYB Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) agriculture grains futures finished mixed Wednesday with Soybean rebounding amid worries that rains would slow down harvest in the US Midwest. The most active Corn contract for December delivery fell 1.25 cents, or 0.36%, to 3.4825 bu. December Wheat delivery dove 6 cents, or 1.34% […]

Wesfarmers Ltd (ASX:WES) Trading Outlook

Wesfarmers Ltd (ASX:WES) Trading Outlook

Wesfarmers Ltd (ASX:WES) Trading Outlook Overall, the bias in prices is: Downwards. Short term: Prices are stalling. Intermediate term: Prices are ranging. The projected upper bound is: 42.21. The projected lower bound is: 40.18. The projected closing price is: 41.20. Wesfarmers Limited is engaged in various business operations, such as supermarkets, liquor, hotels and convenience […]

Woolworths Limited (ASX:WOW) HEFFX Hightlights

Woolworths Limited (ASX:WOW) HEFFX Hightlights

Woolworths Limited (ASX:WOW) HEFFX Hightlights The consumer watchdog has delayed its final decision on BP’s proposed $1.8 billion acquisition of Woolworths’ 527 retail service station sites. The former proposed decision date of October 26 has been pushed back to November 30 to allow more time for analysis of data and information provided by all parties […]

DBS Group Holdings Ltd (SGX:D05) Goes Digital

DBS Group Holdings Ltd (SGX:D05) Goes Digital

DBS Group Holdings Ltd (SGX:D05) Goes Digital In August, DBS took its latest step in digital banking with the launch of its mobile-led digibank business in Indonesia. Like its landmark offering in India last year, it is branchless and paperless, making heavy use of biometrics and artificial intelligence. The jury is still out on how […]

Singapore Telecommunications Limited (SGX:Z74) Teams With Google

Singapore Telecommunications Limited (SGX:Z74) Teams With Google

Singapore Telecommunications Limited (SGX:Z74) Teams With Google Google will for the first time launch its Pixel smartphone in Singapore – making it the first Southeast Asian market to have the device. In the launch event here on Wednesday (Oct 4), Google announced that there are two models of its Pixel devices – the Pixel 2 […]

Once “Hot” Blonde TV News Anchor Megyn Kelly on THW’s ‘Losers List’

Once “Hot” Blonde TV News Anchor Megyn Kelly on THW’s ‘Losers List’

Once “Hot” Blonde TV News Anchor Megyn Kelly on THW’s ‘Losers List’ $FOX, $CMCSA, $CBS Megyn Kelly made the wrong column of The Hollywood Reporter’s early Fall TV show Winners & Losers, with her weak debut week described in the press, as falling short of anything important at all. Based on premiere week ratings released by […]

F1: Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Will Strike Back in Japan

F1: Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Will Strike Back in Japan

F1: Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Will Strike Back in Japan $RACE MercedesAMG’s Lewis Hamilton’s bid for a th Formula 1 world championship gained momentum with 2nd place in the Malaysian Grand Prix last Sunday, extending his lead over Ferrari’s Sebastian Vettel to 34 points. But Mr. Vettel’s fight back from 20th on the grid to 4th, on […]

A Quiet Day on Wall Street, Posting Record Highs

A Quiet Day on Wall Street, Posting Record Highs

A Quiet Day on Wall Street, Posting Record Highs $DIA, $SPY, $QQQ, $VXX, $WFC Wall Street extended The Trump Rally marking record highs Wednesday on quiet trade. US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson denied NBC’s report that he considered resigning, allaying fears of fresh turmoil in The Trump Administration. The S&P 500 and the NAS […]

Morning Briefing Global Stocks

Morning Briefing Global Stocks

Morning Briefing Global Stocks $DIA, $DAX, $DJSH, $N300, $NSEI Commentary: Again, most indices gained contrary to the expectations of many analysts (not me), but could soon test resistance, and fade a bit. PE DJIA at 22641.67, +0.37% has been moving up ignoring all political and recognizing economic growth factors. New highs this week could enable The Trump […]

Wall Street’s Top Analysts Upgrades, Downgrades & Initiations

Wall Street’s Top Analysts Upgrades, Downgrades & Initiations $GM, $PSX, $URBN, $XRX, $YUM 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 for Wednesday, as follows: General Motors Co. […]

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Mixed

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Mixed $CORN, $WEAT, $SOYB Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) agriculture grains futures finished mixed Tuesday with wheat prices rebounding following a 3-consecutive-day decliner. The most active Corn contract for December delivery fell 2 cents, or 0.57%, to 3.495 bu. December Wheat delivery rose 3.25 cents, or 0.73%, to 4.48 bu. November Soybean […]

The US Economy Growing Under President Trump’s Policies

The US Economy Growing Under President Trump’s Policies

The US Economy Growing Under President Trump’s Policies $DIA, $SPY, $QQQ, $VXX US economy growing under US President Trump’s developing economic policies. Nevertheless stock market pessimists are warning investors to moderate their optimism over President Donald Trump’s proposed tax cuts. Stocks raced to records last week and again this week, the USD hit a 2-month high and […]

‘Goldie’s’ Boss says, “Keep an open mind on Bitcoin”

‘Goldie’s’ Boss says, “Keep an open mind on Bitcoin”

‘Goldie’s’ Boss says, “Keep an open mind on Bitcoin” $BTCUSD, $GS, $JPM Goldman Sachs Group Inc. (NYSE:GS) CEO Lloyd Blankfein said he is keeping an open mind on Bitcoin after a media report that the investment bank was exploring a new trading operation dedicated to cryptocurrencies.  Follow Lloyd Blankfein  ✔@lloydblankfein Still thinking about #Bitcoin. No conclusion […]

Tesla Inc (NASDAQ:TSLA) M-3 Production Target Missed

Tesla Inc (NASDAQ:TSLA) M-3 Production Target Missed

Tesla Inc (NASDAQ:TSLA) M-3 Production Target Missed $TSLA Tesla Inc (NASDAQ:TSLA) has fallen short of its Q-3 Y 2017 production goals for its Model 3 sedan. During the Quarter, the company delivered 220 Model 3’s and produced 260, missing the production target of 1,500. Tesla is no stranger to missed forecasting. The company had previously just guided for […]

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Resumes Rally in October

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Resumes Rally in October

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Resumes Rally in October $RACE Ferrari stock (NYSE:RACE) traded on slightly Bearish note in the week ended 29 September 2017, and finished at 110.48 with a weekly dip of 2.6% to end a month of consolidation of its remarkable YTD Bull run. RACE declined 3.5% in September. But maintains its YTD rise of […]

The Trump Rally Extends, Autos, Airlines Advance

The Trump Rally Extends, Autos, Airlines Advance

The Trump Rally Extends, Autos, Airlines Advance $DIA, $SPY, $QQQ, $VXX US economy growing under US President Trump’s developing economic policies. The major US stock indexes posted record high closes Tuesday, helped by gains in airlines and as carmakers rose after strong September vehicle sales. Major automakers posted higher US new vehicle sales in September […]

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) HEFFX Highlights

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) HEFFX Highlights

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) HEFFX Highlights Apple Watch, AirPod makers are anticipating a strong holiday season: Report The Apple Watch Series 3 is the first model with LTE connectivity, allowing the watch to be untethered from a phone for the first time. Apple’s smartphone lineup is shifting toward the newer models without audio jacks, making the […]

Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) HEFFX Highlights

Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) HEFFX Highlights

Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) HEFFX Highlights Facebook says 10 million people saw Russian-bought political ads Facebook said roughly 10 million people saw the ads bought by Russian groups trying to influence the 2016 U.S. election Some of the ads were paid for in Russian currency, the company said in a statement Facebook also said it’s “possible” […]

Tesla Inc (NASDAQ:TSLA) HEFFX Highlights

Tesla Inc (NASDAQ:TSLA) HEFFX Highlights

Tesla Inc (NASDAQ:TSLA) HEFFX Highlights Tesla Model 3 deliveries lower than expected because of ‘production bottlenecks’ Of the total, 14,065 were Model S, 11,865 were Model X, and 220 were Model 3. In the quarter, 25,336 vehicles were produced. Of those, 260 were Model 3. Tesla said production bottlenecks caused the number of Model 3 […]

Morning Briefing Global Stocks

Morning Briefing Global Stocks

Morning Briefing Global Stocks $DIA, $DAX, $DJSH, $N300, $NSEI Commentary: Most indices gained sharply contrary to the expectations of many analysts (not me), but could soon test resistance, and fade a bit. PE DJIA at 22557.60, +0.68% spiked on the ISM Manufacturing Index came in higher than expected at 60.8 in September, the highest since May 2004 […]

Wall Street’s Top Analysts Upgrades, Downgrades & Initiations

Wall Street’s Top Analysts Upgrades, Downgrades & Initiations $ABBV, $BHGE, $MU, $PEP 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 for Tuesday, as follows: AbbVie Inc. (NYSE:ABBV) was […]

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Lower

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Lower $CORN, $WEAT, $SOYB Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) agriculture grains futures finished lower Monday with Soybean and Corn prices plunging more than 1%. The most active Corn contract for December delivery fell 3.75 cents, or 1.06%, to 3.75 bu. December Wheat delivery went down 3.5 cents, or 0.78%, to 4.4475 bu. November […]

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Celebrated the 55th Anni of the 250 GTO in Tuscany

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Celebrated the 55th Anni of the 250 GTO in Tuscany

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Celebrated the 55th Anni of the 250 GTO in Tuscany $RACE This past weekend more than 50% of the Ferrari 250 GTOs produced assembled in Tuscany. As one of Ferrari‘s most legendary and famous models ever produced, the 250 GTO is celebrating its 55th Anniversary the same time Ferrari is celebrating its 70th. Produced from Ys […]

US Stock Indexes Post Record Highs Despite Las Vegas ‘Horror’ 

US Stock Indexes Post Record Highs Despite Las Vegas ‘Horror’ 

US Stock Indexes Post Record Highs Despite Las Vegas ‘Horror’ $DIA, $SPY, $QQQ, $VXX The S&P 500 and the DJIA traded just below record highs touched at the open Monday, in a strong start to Q-4, boosted by financials and healthcare stocks and after economic data pointed to underlying strength in the economy. Shares of […]

Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) Overvalued, Dropped by Key Fund

Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) Overvalued, Dropped by Key Fund

Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) Overvalued, Dropped by Key Fund $TSLA Tesla Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA) is overvalued, according to a climate focused investment fund that has beaten 97% of its peers. “We don’t see upside,” Thomas Sorensen, who manages the Nordea Global Climate and Environmental Fund, said in a recent interview . “What’s needed in cash flow generation to get […]

Wall Street’s Top Analysts Upgrades, Downgrades & Initiations

Wall Street’s Top Analysts Upgrades, Downgrades & Initiations $GPRO, $KBH, $RAD, $V, $WYNN 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 for Monday, as follows: GoPro Inc. (NASDAQ: […]

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Mixed on the Week

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Mixed on the Week $CORN, $WEAT, $SOYB Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) agriculture grains futures finished mixed on the week ending 29 September when the official US grains stocks report saw most traders leaning in the wrong direction. The most active Corn contract for December delivery rose 2 cents weekly, or 0.56%, to […]

Very Few NFL Players Kneel or Sit During National Anthem

Very Few NFL Players Kneel or Sit During National Anthem

Very Few NFL Players Kneel or Sit During National Anthem $MCD, $PEP, $BUD, $V, $MSFT President Trump is winning the battle for respect for our Flag, and the Freedom for which it stands. Just 41 NFL (of the 1400) players sat or knelt during the national anthem Sunday in the earlier slate of games. that… […]

F1: Sepang, Red Bull’s Verstappen Wins, Ferrari’s Vettel Came 4th

F1: Sepang, Red Bull’s Verstappen Wins, Ferrari’s Vettel Came 4th

F1: Sepang, Red Bull’s Verstappen Wins, Ferrari’s Vettel Came 4th $RACE Ferrari’s (NYSE:RACE) poor luck with their cars happened again Sunday at Sepang, with Kimi Raikkonen complaining of a lack of power on his way to the grid, he did not start, Red Bull Racing’s Infant Terrible Max Verstappen dominated Sunday’s 2017 Malaysian Grand Prix, […]

Box Office: ‘It’ ties (?)with ‘American Made,’ ‘Kingsman’ at $17.3-M

Box Office: ‘It’ ties (?)with ‘American Made,’ ‘Kingsman’ at $17.3-M

Box Office: ‘It’ ties (?) with ‘American Made,’ ‘Kingsman’ at $17.3-M $TWX, $SNE, $CMCSA, $FOX According to the estimates Sunday, horror blockbuster It narrowly beat Kingsman: The Golden Circle and American Made starring Tom Cruise, with $17.3-M, compared to an estimated $17-M for the other 2 films. The official order will not be known until Monday morning when final weekend takes […]

Oversea-Chinese Banking Corp. Limited (SGX:O39) HEFFX Highlights

Oversea-Chinese Banking Corp. Limited (SGX:O39) HEFFX Highlights

Oversea-Chinese Banking Corp. Limited (SGX:O39) HEFFX Highlights The facility, at OCBC Centre in Boat Quay, is run by the bank in partnership with NTUC First Campus, which manages The Little Skool-House childcare centre. Unlike most other such pre-schools, the OCBC facility provides dinner for the children and closes at 7.30pm. Others tend to shut their […]

BHP Billiton Limited (ASX:BHP) HEFFX Highlights

BHP Billiton Limited (ASX:BHP) HEFFX Highlights

BHP Billiton Limited (ASX:BHP) HEFFX Highlights The world’s largest mining company BHP Billiton said 2017 will be considered a tipping point for electric cars, boosting demand for commodities from copper to nickel. “I think if we look back in a few years we would call 2017 the tipping point of electric vehicles,” Arnoud Balhuizen, head […]

Commonwealth Bank of Australia (ASX:CBA) NZ Chief Executive To Retire

Commonwealth Bank of Australia (ASX:CBA) NZ Chief Executive To Retire

Commonwealth Bank of Australia (ASX:CBA) NZ Chief Executive To Retire The chief executive of the Commonwealth Bank’s New Zealand subsidiary, ASB Bank, will retire at Easter next year. Barbara Chapman has held the role since April 2011. ASB, fully-owned by CBA, is looking for a replacement. Ms Chapman, 57, says being ASB chief executive has […]

What’s Up With Fannie Mae & Freddie Mac

What’s Up With Fannie Mae & Freddie Mac

What’s Up With Fannie Mae & Freddie Mac $FMCC Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac may stop paying billions of dollars in dividends to the US government, but if not now when?  Friday, the US mortgage-finance (OTCMKT:FMCC) giants paid a combined $5.1-B to the US Treasury thus extending for another Quarter the government’s sweep of their profits. […]

You and the US Stock Market: Big Q’s & A’s

You and the US Stock Market: Big Q’s & A’s

You and the US Stock Market: Big Q’s & A’s $DIA, $SPY, $QQQ, $VXX The US and global stock markets have hit record highs this year, as investors celebrate their gainers. But the record do not seem instilling a sense of excitement in everyone. Some investors are nervous, certain that a major correction is overdue, […]

F1: Malaysian Grand Prix Hamilton on the Pole, Vettel at the Back

F1: Malaysian Grand Prix Hamilton on the Pole, Vettel at the Back

F1: Malaysian Grand Prix Hamilton on the Pole, Vettel at the Back $RACE Saturday, MercedesAMG’s Lewis Hamilton clinched Pole position at Sepang, while, Ferrari’s Sebastian Vettel suffered engine issues, putting him at the back of the grid for Sunday’s race. There a bit of drama at the start of Q1 as Mr. Vettel was unable to set […]

F1: Sepang FP1-2, Vettel, Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Looking Good

F1: Sepang FP1-2, Vettel, Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Looking Good

F1: Sepang FP1-2, Vettel, Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Looking Good $RACE Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) team driver, Sebastian Vettel, drove his Ferrari F1 racer to and impressive showing in Friday’s FP1 practice for the Malaysian Grand Prix, having finished as the fastest driver in the 2nd session. Quaint: Red Bull Racing’s Daniel Ricciardo was surprised. Mr. Vettel posted a new […]

Morning Briefing Global Stocks

Morning Briefing Global Stocks

Morning Briefing Global Stocks $DIA, $DAX, $DJSH, $N300, $NSEI DJIA at 22381.20, +0.18% is stable above 22200, and while that holds, some chances of a rise to 22400 or higher may happen. A clear break below 22200 could push it to 22000, or a rise above 22400 could drive it to 22600 near term. 50/50 chances for […]

Gold, Silver, Copper and Crude Oil Briefing

Gold, Silver, Copper and Crude Oil Briefing

Gold, Silver, Copper and Crude Oil Briefing $GLD, $SLV, $CU, $USO, $OIL Commentary: Nothing New. PE Gold at 1284.20 is stable above support at 1280, while that holds, may see some sideways consolidation and an attempt to move back towards 1300. But, a clear break below 1280 would be an important indication of Bearishness ahead. […]

Wall Street’s Top Analysts Upgrades, Downgrades & Initiations

Wall Street’s Top Analysts Upgrades, Downgrades & Initiations $BLK, $MNK, $MCD, $PM 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 for Friday, as follows: BlackRock Inc. (NYSE:BLK) raised […]

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Lower

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Lower $CORN, $WEAT, $SOYB Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) agriculture grains futures finished lower Thursday with the trade volumes of Corn and Wheat shrinking sharply ahead of a Key grain stocks report. The most active Corn contract for December delivery fell 1.5 cents, or 0.42%, to 3.525 bu. December Wheat delivery slid 6.5 […]

Miners Seeing China’s Silk Road Paved with Gold

Miners Seeing China’s Silk Road Paved with Gold

Miners Seeing China’s Silk Road Paved with Gold $GLD, $ABX As far as China’s miners are concerned, the new Silk Road is paved with Gold. Buoyed by a 15% rise in the Gold price YTD, Chinese mining executives in Tianjin were talking up their ambitions for overseas expansion. In doing so they embraced Chinese President […]

Democrats Still on Russian Witch Hunt

Democrats Still on Russian Witch Hunt

Democrats Still on Russian Witch Hunt The WikiLeaks information on Hillary and the Democrats is not being investigated, the collision between Media and the Democrats is not being investigated, none of the illegal activity of Obama, the Clintons or the Democratic Party are the subject of any scrutiny, instead the US Taxpayer is funding a […]

Bitcoin Trading Applications Snagged at SEC

Bitcoin Trading Applications Snagged at SEC

Bitcoin Trading Applications Snagged at SEC $BTCSD, $ICE An effort to allow investors to trade digital currencies as easily as stocks stumbled when backers withdrew 2 proposals to list Bitcoin funds. Intercontinental Exchange Inc.’s (ICE) NYSE Arca exchange Wednesday withdrew an application with the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) to list Grayscale Investments LLC’s […]

F1: Ferrari Preview Malaysian Grand Prix 2017

F1: Ferrari Preview Malaysian Grand Prix 2017

F1: Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Preview Malaysian Grand Prix 2017 $RACE Expect Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) to preform, as Sebastian Vettel shrugs off Lewis Hamilton remarks Ferrari has played down the crash out at Sing. 2 weeks ago, and has Mr. Vettel shrugging off Mr. Hamilton’s criticism of his driving. Mr. Vettel crashed out at the 1st lap at […]

US Economic Growth Revised Up to 3.1% in Q-2, Stocks Close at Record Highs

US Economic Growth Revised Up to 3.1% in Q-2, Stocks Close at Record Highs

US Economic Growth Revised Up to 3.1% in Q-2, Stocks Close at Record Highs $DIA, $SPY, $QQQ, $VXX Wall Street edged higher Thursday, as the S&P 500 marked a record high, while investors show confidence that President Donald Trump will make progress on his tax reform plan. US Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said President Trump’s […]

DBS Group Holdings Ltd (SGX:D05) HEFFX Highlights

DBS Group Holdings Ltd (SGX:D05) HEFFX Highlights

DBS Group Holdings Ltd (SGX:D05) HEFFX Highlights Chubb Limited announced today that it has entered into a 15-year distribution agreement with DBS Bank, the largest banking group in Southeast Asia. Under the terms of the agreement, Chubb will distribute general insurance products on an exclusive or preferred basis through multiple DBS banking channels, including in-branch […]

M1 Ltd (SGX:B2F) Malware Protection Service

M1 Ltd (SGX:B2F) Malware Protection Service

M1 Ltd (SGX:B2F) Malware Protection Service A new service by M1, a first by a local telco, promises to alert customers within 30 seconds of malware infecting their mobile phones. Available from Tuesday (Sept 26), M1’s Mobile Guard service aims to give its mobile users peace of mind when surfing or downloading apps from the […]

Singapore Telecommunications Limited (SGX:Z74) Offering Unlimited Data

Singapore Telecommunications Limited (SGX:Z74) Offering Unlimited Data

Singapore Telecommunications Limited (SGX:Z74) Offering Unlimited Data Singtel has become the latest telco to offer mobile plans with unlimited data. This comes two weeks after M1 and StarHub both launched unlimited data plans to cater to data-heavy users. In a statement yesterday, Singtel said its Singtel Combo 3, 6 and 12 mobile plans will be […]

Fortescue Metals Group Limited (ASX:FMG) HEFFX Highlights

Fortescue Metals Group Limited (ASX:FMG) HEFFX Highlights

Fortescue Metals Group Limited (ASX:FMG) HEFFX Highlights Fortescue Metals Group, the world’s No.4 iron ore miner, is looking to diversify its business by investing in energy infrastructure and exploring for gold and base metals, the head of the Australian company told Reuters on Wednesday. Chief Executive Neville Power who is due to step down in […]

The Market Update for September

The Market Update for September

The Market Update for September $DIA, $SPY, $QQQ, $GLD, $SLV The Dow Jones (NYSEArca:DIA) made 7 new BEV Zeros (new all-time highs) in the past 3 weeks; it cannot make a decent correction if it continues doing that.  And that’s one thing this market needs to do – make a decent correction.  The Dow Jones […]

Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) To Testify On Russian Influence

Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) To Testify On Russian Influence

Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) To Testify On Russian Influence Facebook, Google, Twitter asked to testify on Russian meddling Executives from Facebook, Alphabet’s Google, and Twitter have been asked to testify before the U.S. Congress in coming weeks. Lawmakers are probing Russia’s alleged interference in the 2016 U.S. election, committee sources said on Wednesday. A Senate aide […]

Twitter Inc (NYSE:TWTR) To Testify On Russian Meddling

Twitter Inc (NYSE:TWTR) To Testify On Russian Meddling

Twitter Inc (NYSE:TWTR) To Testify On Russian Meddling Facebook, Google, Twitter asked to testify on Russian meddling Executives from Facebook, Alphabet’s Google, and Twitter have been asked to testify before the U.S. Congress in coming weeks. Lawmakers are probing Russia’s alleged interference in the 2016 U.S. election, committee sources said on Wednesday. A Senate aide […]

Tesla Inc (NASDAQ:TSLA) China To Be Teslas Largest Market

Tesla Inc (NASDAQ:TSLA) China To Be Teslas Largest Market

Tesla Inc (NASDAQ:TSLA) China To Be Teslas Largest Market Piper Jaffray reiterated its overweight rating on Tesla shares, predicting the electric car maker will thrive in China. “China could eventually be Tesla’s biggest source of revenue,” analyst Alexander Potter wrote in a note to clients Tuesday. “If Tesla sidesteps [its] obstacles by making EVs locally, […]

Bank of America Corp (NYSE:BAC) Chooses Executive To Run Post-Brexit EU Hub

Bank of America Corp (NYSE:BAC) Chooses Executive To Run Post-Brexit EU Hub

Bank of America Corp (NYSE:BAC) Chooses Executive To Run Post-Brexit EU Hub Bank of America Merrill Lynch is to relocate one of its top executives from New York to Dublin to head up its planned post-Brexit EU hub. The bank said in July that it aims to merge its existing Irish banking subsidiary with its […]

Morning Briefing Global Stocks

Morning Briefing Global Stocks

Morning Briefing Global Stocks $DIA, $DAX, $DJSH, $N300, $NSEI Commentary: Corrective dips are expected in most of the indices except DAX, which has some more room on the Northside before pausing to refresh. PE DJIA at 22340.71,+0.25% could stay stable near current marks or move South towards 22200-22100 near term. While DJIA remains below 22600, Bearishness may remain intact […]

Gold, Silver, Copper and Crude Oil Briefing

Gold, Silver, Copper and Crude Oil Briefing

Gold, Silver, Copper and Crude Oil Briefing $GLD, $SLV, $CU, $USO, $OIL Commentary: Again Thursday, precious metals may show weakness near term on .DXY strength, Crude Oil prices are mixed, and Copper looks weak too. PE Gold at 1282.95 is trading just above Key support levels of 1280/90. On a break below 1280, the index could […]

Wall Street’s Top Analysts Upgrades, Downgrades & Initiations

Wall Street’s Top Analysts Upgrades, Downgrades & Initiations $CCL. $MU, $NKE, $WBA 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 for Thursday, as follows: Carnival Corp. (NYSE:CCL) was […]

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Higher

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Higher $CORN, $WEAT, $SOYB Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) agriculture grains futures finished higher Wednesday with wheat jumping to its highest point for the past 6 weeks. The most active Corn contract for December delivery rose 1.75 cents, or 0.50%, to 3.54 bu. December Wheat delivery surged 7.75 cents, or 1.71%, to 4.615 […]

China Remains on Growth Path

China Remains on Growth Path

The Asian Development Bank projected China’s growth at 6.7 percent this year and 6.4 percent for 2018, unchanged from its July estimates. In an update of the Asian Development Outlook, its flagship annual economic publication, ADB said today better-than-expected external demand, proactive fiscal policy and strong domestic consumption have combined to drive up China’s growth. […]

Commercial Real Estate Review

Commercial Real Estate Review

Vendors of commercial real estate assets continue to attract a diverse group of eager buyers deploying an abundant supply of capital across asset classes and geographical boundaries. In some markets, scarcity of product has resulted in peak pricing, leading some investors to look further afield in a world of shrinking returns – and to take […]

Singapore: Temasek Leads $25 Million Investment Round in Integra Holdings

Singapore: Temasek Leads $25 Million Investment Round in Integra Holdings

Singapore: Temasek Leads $25 Million Investment Round in Integra Holdings Integra Holdings, an investment company exclusively focused on life science innovations originating from the Hebrew University, today announced the first closing of a $25 million investment. Temasek, which led the round with an investment of $15M, was joined by Arie Capital, with an initial investment […]

Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) Will Not Survive it $10.6-B ‘Cash Burn’

Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) Will Not Survive it $10.6-B ‘Cash Burn’

Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) Will Not Survive it $10.6-B ‘Cash Burn’ $TSLA A well-respected Wall Street analyst predicts that Tesla Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA) shares will dive deep as it nears an unprecedented $10.6-B cash burn. In a note Wednesday, he told investors to avoid buying the stock due to Model 3 production risk, something both Shayne and I […]