Alonso Wins Rain-shortened Daytona 24 Hours Race

Alonso Wins Rain-shortened Daytona 24 Hours Race

$RACE, $GM, $F Wayne Taylor Racing (WTR) claimed victory in a rain shortened 24 Hours of Daytona that saw Fernando Alonso, Jordan Taylor, Kamui Kobayashi, and Renger van der Zande crowned winners. Officials took the decision to Red Flag the race shortly after the 22 hour mark having suspended the race once already for heavy […]

Ferrari Will Not Enter an Additional Factory GTE Pro Car at Le Mans 24 Hours this Year

Ferrari Will Not Enter an Additional Factory GTE Pro Car at Le Mans 24 Hours this Year

$RACE The iconic Italian Supercar manufacturer will be represented by its 2 regular World Endurance Championship entries run by AF Corse at the 2018-19 season finale on 15-16 June rather than the three Ferrari 488 GTEs it fielded last year. Ferrari GT racing boss Antonello Coletta said Satruday: “There will not be a 3rd official/factory […]

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Wall Street Has This Aristocrat Wrong

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Wall Street Has This Aristocrat Wrong

$RACE,$MS Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) could produce some all-electric cars, it will not renounce its commitment to internal combustion, because racing runs on gas. Racing has always been and continues to be everything to Ferrari Traditionally, Terrari scoffed at EVs. But it is true that the iconic Italian automaker added hybrid-electric technology to its ultra expensive HyperSuperCar […]

Stocks Finish Higher on Headline News

Stocks Finish Higher on Headline News

$DIA, $SPY, $QQQ, $RUTX, $VXX Stocks jumped at the open on initial speculation that a deal to reopen the government was imminent, the notion that the Fed may be getting close to the end of its balance sheet normalization effort, plus the expression from Treasury Secretary Mnuchin that the US is making progress with China trade […]

Politicians Hunt Amazon Riches

Politicians Hunt Amazon Riches

Ministers from 75 countries — including the US and China — agreed Friday to launch talks towards establishing global rules on e-commerce at the WTO in a rare victory for international cooperation. The talks were announced by the EU’s top trade official, Cecilia Malmstrom, on the sidelines of the World Economic Forum in Davos where […]

The Street’s Key Stock Analysts Research Reports

The Street’s Key Stock Analysts Research Reports

$APY, $BT, $DLTH, $FISV, $KMB, $LPSN, $NSRGY 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 Friday as follows: Apergy Corp. (NYSE:APY) was started with a […]

Chipmakers, airlines lift NASDAQ Composite (.IXIC)

Chipmakers, airlines lift NASDAQ Composite (.IXIC)

Chipmakers, airlines lift NASDAQ Composite (.IXIC) A rally in shares of chip makers and airlines lifted the Nasdaq on Thursday, while the Dow Jones industrials and the S&P 500 wavered due to concerns about the Sino-U.S. trade dispute and the longest U.S. government shutdown ever. U.S. Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross said the United States and […]

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) has asked the U.S. Supreme Court to reverse the billion-dollar copyright case brought by Oracle

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) has asked the U.S. Supreme Court to reverse the billion-dollar copyright case brought by Oracle

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) has asked the U.S. Supreme Court to reverse the billion-dollar copyright case brought by Oracle Google (GOOG -0.2%)(GOOGL -0.1%) has asked the U.S. Supreme Court to reverse the billion-dollar copyright case brought by Oracle (ORCL -0.1%). Google wants the court to say the company’s use of Oracle’s Java APIs to create the Android OS was allowed under […]

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) Mark Zuckerberg offered a defense and explanation of how Facebook Inc. operates

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) Mark Zuckerberg offered a defense and explanation of how Facebook Inc. operates

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) Mark Zuckerberg offered a defense and explanation of how Facebook Inc. operates After a year of scandals that battered the company’s stock, Mark Zuckerberg offered a defense and explanation of how Facebook Inc. operates Thursday. “I want to explain the principles of how we operate,” Facebook’s chief executive said in a Wall Street […]

Twitter, Inc. (NYSE:TWTR) currently sporting a Zacks Rank of #1 (Strong Buy)

Twitter, Inc. (NYSE:TWTR) currently sporting a Zacks Rank of #1 (Strong Buy)

Twitter, Inc. (NYSE:TWTR) currently sporting a Zacks Rank of #1 (Strong Buy) Investors focused on the Computer and Technology space have likely heard of Twitter ( TWTR ), but is the stock performing well in comparison to the rest of its sector peers? A quick glance at the company’s year-to-date performance in comparison to the rest of […]

Tesla, Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA) 15,870 Robinhood users added Tesla to their portfolio

Tesla, Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA) 15,870 Robinhood users added Tesla to their portfolio

Tesla, Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA) 15,870 Robinhood users added Tesla to their portfolio According to Markets Insider’s weekly track of data, a net 15,870 Robinhood users added Tesla to their portfolio in the past week, making it the most-added stock on the app over that time. Tesla now has 97,404 Robinhood shareholders, ranking 20th among all stocks […]

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) makes cuts at autonomous vehicle unit

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) makes cuts at autonomous vehicle unit

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) makes cuts at autonomous vehicle unit U.S. stock futures were higher this morning after stocks managed to rally before the close Wednesday. That gave the Dow, S&P 500, and Nasdaq their fifth gains in six sessions, and made up for at least part of Tuesday’s losses. Apple (AAPL) cut more than 200 employees from its autonomous […]

Alibaba Group Holding Limited (NYSE:BABA) earnings won’t convince most risk-averse investors to buy BABA stock

Alibaba Group Holding Limited (NYSE:BABA) earnings won’t convince most risk-averse investors to buy BABA stock

Alibaba Group Holding Limited (NYSE:BABA) earnings won’t convince most risk-averse investors to buy BABA stock The perception of Alibaba (NYSE:BABA) can diverge dramatically among educated investors. Some believe that BABA stock is a cornerstone of any portfolio, while others say that Alibaba stock is a sign of a market run amok. The bulls’ view on BABA stock […]

Dow Jones Industrial Average (.DJI) Inches up as US Stock Market Traders Remain Cautious

Dow Jones Industrial Average (.DJI) Inches up as US Stock Market Traders Remain Cautious

Dow Jones Industrial Average (.DJI) Inches up as US Stock Market Traders Remain Cautious For the US stock market, unpredictable earnings season results continue to lurk on the horizon, leaving futures traders with little enthusiasm ahead of the market open. As of 8:39 am ET, Dow Jones Industrial Average futures had climbed 33 points or 0.13 percent, […]

Goldman Sachs,”US Economy ‘Just Fine'”

Goldman Sachs,”US Economy ‘Just Fine

$GS Goldman Sachs’ (NYSE:GS) CEO David Solomon said he sees good prospects for underwriting this year, while downplaying concern that growth in the leveraged-loan market is a risk for big banks, saying the US economy is ‘just fine’. “If the market environment continues to be what we see today, I think we’ll have a relatively […]

The Rail Freight Indicator: US Economy Growing at Steady Rate

The Rail Freight Indicator: US Economy Growing at Steady Rate

$CSX, $UNP, $NSC The economy looks strong to the major freight railroads that haul the products and raw materials companies rely on, but the lingering trade disputes might derail business if they continue. Union Pacific (NYSE:UNP) and CSX (NASDAQ:CSX) railroads both sounded optimistic about the economy when they reported hauling 3% more carloads of freight in Q-4. […]

24 HOURS OF DAYTONA: 4 FERRARI CREWS IN PURSUIT OF A DREAM

24 HOURS OF DAYTONA: 4 FERRARI CREWS IN PURSUIT OF A DREAM

$RACE The 2019 IMSA championship season kicks off this weekend with a motorsport classic, the Daytona 24 Hours. There are 4 Ferraris (NYSE:RACE) are set to start, 1 in the GTLM class, 3 in the GTD class. GTLM: In the GTLM class, Risi Competizione is back on track after a difficult Y 2018. The 488 […]

Tianci International Inc. (OTCMKTS: CIIT) Looks Ready to Explode

Tianci International Inc. (OTCMKTS: CIIT) Looks Ready to Explode

Tianci International Inc. (OTCMKTS: CIIT) has the short sellers running for the hills and has established a clear uptrend over the last few days. Listed on the prestigious OTCQB Venture market it is just a hop, skip and a jump for this one to be trading on the NASDAQ. The stock though thinly traded has […]

Google and Facebook Keep Throwing Cash at Politicians

Google and Facebook Keep Throwing Cash at Politicians

Facing increased public scrutiny, Google and Facebook spent record amounts of money lobbying the US government on privacy and antitrust policies in 2018, with both companies topping previous highs, new data filings showed. In quarterly filings to Congress disclosed on Tuesday, Google revealed that it dished out a company-record of $21.2 million on Washington lobbying […]

The Street’s Key Stock Analysts Research Reports

The Street’s Key Stock Analysts Research Reports

$GOOGL, $AMZN, $BLUE, $CPE, $DELL, $WMT 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 Thursday as follows: Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOGL) was maintained as Buy at […]

Tesla, Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA) company has reduced production hours of its Model S and Model X vehicles

Tesla, Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA) company has reduced production hours of its Model S and Model X vehicles

Tesla, Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA) company has reduced production hours of its Model S and Model X vehicles Tesla Inc. TSLA, -3.79% shares fell more than 5% in midday session after Bloomberg News reported the company has reduced production hours of its Model S and Model X vehicles after dropping cheaper variants of those models. The report cited a company […]

Sentiment towards Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) stock has completely turned around for 2019

Sentiment towards Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) stock has completely turned around for 2019

Sentiment towards Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) stock has completely turned around for 2019 Last year was downright horrible for Facebook (NASDAQ: FB ) stock. The company’s shares significantly lagged those of other big tech names like Microsoft (NASDAQ: MSFT ), Amazon.com (NASDAQ: AMZN ) and Alphabet (NASDAQ: GOOG , NASDAQ: GOOGL ). But in the new year, sentiment towards Facebook stock has completely turned around. So far, FB stock is up about 8% in […]

Better than expected Q4 numbers could spark a rally in Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) stock

Better than expected Q4 numbers could spark a rally in Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) stock

Better than expected Q4 numbers could spark a rally in Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) stock Global internet giant Alphabet (NASDAQ:GOOGL) had a tough run in 2018. Google stock entered the year just under $1,100. It bounced around quite a bit throughout 2018, rising as high as $1,300 and falling as low as $980. Ultimately, though, GOOGL finished the […]

NASDAQ Composite (.IXIC) Regain Composure Wednesday as Focus Shifts Back to Earnings

NASDAQ Composite (.IXIC) Regain Composure Wednesday as Focus Shifts Back to Earnings

NASDAQ Composite (.IXIC) Regain Composure Wednesday as Focus Shifts Back to Earnings Stocks closed higher Wednesday as Wall Street sidestepped early pressure from stalled US/China trade talks and the lingering government shutdown to focus on an outpouring of bullish corporate quarterly results. Stocks were kept afloat early in the day by upbeat quarterly results from […]

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) iPhone sales weakness has continued since the December quarter

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) iPhone sales weakness has continued since the December quarter

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) iPhone sales weakness has continued since the December quarter A Wall Street analyst on Wednesday trimmed his price target on Apple stock amid reports that iPhone sales weakness has continued since the December quarter. D.A. Davidson analyst Tom Forte reiterated his buy rating on Apple (AAPL) but lowered his 12-to-18-month price target to 245 […]

Alibaba Group Holding Limited (NYSE:BABA) Ma said that history shows technological innovation is a primary factor behind global conflicts

Alibaba Group Holding Limited (NYSE:BABA) Ma said that history shows technological innovation is a primary factor behind global conflicts

Alibaba Group Holding Limited (NYSE:BABA) Ma said that history shows technological innovation is a primary factor behind global conflicts Chinese billionaire Jack Ma has warnedthat technology could lead to a third world war. The Alibaba founder said Wednesday that history shows technological innovation is a primary factor behind global conflicts. “The first world war was because of the first […]

Twitter, Inc. (NYSE:TWTR) fell as much as 4 percent on Wednesday after a pair of interviews with CEO Jack Dorsey were published online

Twitter, Inc. (NYSE:TWTR) fell as much as 4 percent on Wednesday after a pair of interviews with CEO Jack Dorsey were published online

Twitter, Inc. (NYSE:TWTR) fell as much as 4 percent on Wednesday after a pair of interviews with CEO Jack Dorsey were published online Twitter’s share price fell as much as 4 percent on Wednesday after a pair of interviews with CEO Jack Dorsey were published online. Dorsey held interviews with Rolling Stone and went on The Bill Simmons Podcast to […]

Reversal Hits Dow Jones Industrial Average (.DJI) Industrial Average

Reversal Hits Dow Jones Industrial Average (.DJI) Industrial Average

Reversal Hits Dow Jones Industrial Average (.DJI) Industrial Average The Dow Jones Industrial Average erased a 1.2% intraday gain near midday Wednesday. Other indexes were down in late morning trade after a negative reversal. The day’s leaders were an unlikely bunch: IBM(IBM) gapped up 8%; Procter & Gamble (PG), 4%; and United Technologies (UTX), 3.5%. All three stocks rose in […]

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

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

$GLD,$SLV,$USD,$USO,$OIL,$SOY,$CORN,$WEAT Gold SteadyUSD FlatCrude Oil DownStocks Rise In Asia Notes: The Federal Open Markets Committee (FOMC) will hold the next policy-setting meeting on 29-30 January. China reported its lowest annual economic growth since Y 1990 and must stimulate, but its retail markets are expanding widely. China makes up 19% of the world’s economy, the slowdown this year […]

1963 Ferrari 250 GT SWB Hammered for $7.6-M at Scottsdale

1963 Ferrari 250 GT SWB Hammered for $7.6-M at Scottsdale

$RACE, $BID Plus the rest of Gooding & Companies Top 10 sales from Scottsdale 2019. Gooding & Company beat out rivals RMSotheby’s (NYSE:BID) and Bonhams with a Y 2019 Scottsdale gross of $48.2-M led by its 6 Top-selling Ferraris. Overall, Gooding sold 105 cars of 124 total, giving a sell-through rate of 85%, the same result it achieved in […]

Stocks Saw Uneven Trade on Positive Earnings, Finish in the Green

Stocks Saw Uneven Trade on Positive Earnings, Finish in the Green

$DIA, $SPY, $QQQ, $RUTX, $VXX The S&P 500 gained 0.2%, Dow Jones Industrial Average (+0.7%) and the NAS Comp (+0.1%) experienced uneven post options expiry trading action finishing in the Green. The Russell 2000 (-0.2%) did, too, but it finished in the Red.  Most S&P 500 sectors finished higher with consumer staples (+1.2%) and utilities […]

The Street’s Key Stock Analysts Research Reports

The Street’s Key Stock Analysts Research Reports

$CARS, $IAG, $INTU, $KEY, $KMI, $NKE, $UAA 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 Wednesday as follows: Cars.com Inc. (NYSE:CARS) was raised to Buy […]

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) goal to turn the iPhone into a digital wallet is gaining steam

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) goal to turn the iPhone into a digital wallet is gaining steam

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) goal to turn the iPhone into a digital wallet is gaining steam Apple‘s (AAPL) goal to turn the iPhone into a digital wallet is gaining steam as the company announced Tuesday that Apple Pay is now supported by 65% of all retail locations across the U.S. Customers can use Apple Pay now […]

NASDAQ Composite (.IXIC) economic outlook, corporate forecasts sour

NASDAQ Composite (.IXIC) economic outlook, corporate forecasts sour

NASDAQ Composite (.IXIC) economic outlook, corporate forecasts sour U.S. stocks ended lower on Tuesday, snapping a four-session rally, as a gloomy global economic growth outlook, trade concerns and disappointing company forecasts dampened sentiment. All three major U.S. stock indexes pared losses after White House economic advisor Larry Kudlow denied a report by the Financial Times […]

Twitter, Inc. (NYSE:TWTR) unveiling new features

Twitter, Inc. (NYSE:TWTR) unveiling new features

Twitter, Inc. (NYSE:TWTR) unveiling new features Twitter (TWTR -3.4%) says it’s rolled out its new homepage experience to some users on Twitter.com. The update adds new features like bookmarks and “Explore” along with improved trends and Direct Messages, the company says. Its tweet also highlights an emoji button and advanced search. “And coming soon, you’ll have easy access […]

Alibaba Group Holding Limited (NYSE:BABA) looking to curb travel expenses and postpone the recruitment

Alibaba Group Holding Limited (NYSE:BABA) looking to curb travel expenses and postpone the recruitment

Alibaba Group Holding Limited (NYSE:BABA) looking to curb travel expenses and postpone the recruitment Alibaba Group Holding Limited recently announced that it is looking to curb travel expenses and postpone the recruitment of new personnel amid a weakening Chinese economy. Reportedly, the company has delayed new hiring till April 2019. Moreover, to save on airfare, […]

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) Expect further deceleration in the social network’s business growth

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) Expect further deceleration in the social network’s business growth

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) Expect further deceleration in the social network’s business growth Social network Facebook (NASDAQ:FB) is slated to report its fourth-quarter and full-year financial results next Wednesday. With shares down about 30% since the stock hit an all-time high of $218.62 last summer, the pressure is on. Decelerating growth, some high-profile privacy and security issues, and a decline […]

Tesla, Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA) could be weeks away from paying out $920 million in cash to bondholders

Tesla, Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA) could be weeks away from paying out $920 million in cash to bondholders

Tesla, Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA) could be weeks away from paying out $920 million in cash to bondholders Tesla could be weeks away from paying out $920 million in cash to bondholders, potentially wiping out much of the company’s war chest, CNBC reports. With time running out, Tesla hopes to increase its stock price to $359.87 per share […]

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) claimed it created an AI agent that could “correctly distinguish a slide with metastatic cancer from a slide without cancer 99% of the time

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) claimed it created an AI agent that could  “correctly distinguish a slide with metastatic cancer from a slide without cancer 99% of the time

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) claimed it created an AI agent that could “correctly distinguish a slide with metastatic cancer from a slide without cancer 99% of the time Major breakthroughs are now possible with less data than ever thanks to artificial intelligence, Alphabet Chief Financial Officer Ruth Porat said during a panel at the World Economic Forum in […]

Dow Jones Industrial Average (.DJI) five higher-priced components are accounting for nearly half of the decline

Dow Jones Industrial Average (.DJI) five higher-priced components are accounting for nearly half of the decline

Dow Jones Industrial Average (.DJI) five higher-priced components are accounting for nearly half of the decline Of the Dow Jones Industrial Average’s DJIA, -1.22%412-point plunge Tuesday, five higher-priced components are accounting for nearly half of the decline. The biggest drag on the Dow’s price is Boeing Co. BA, -1.87% as the stock fell $8.75, or 2.4%, to shave about 59 points […]

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

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

$GLD,$SLV,$USD,$USO,$OIL,$SOY,$CORN,$WEAT Gold SteadyUSD FlatCrude Oil UpStocks Off In Asia Notes: The Federal Open Markets Committee (FOMC) will hold the next policy-setting meeting on 29-30 January. China reported its lowest annual economic growth since Y 1990 and must stimulate. Gold: Gold prices stood firm Wednesday on higher demand for safe-haven assets over concerns of slowing global economy and […]

Wealth Manager UBS Suffers Huge Withdrawals

Wealth Manager UBS Suffers Huge Withdrawals

$UBS, $CS UBS Group (NYSE:UBS) warned that the worst may not be over after clients pulled $13-B in assets during a market correction in the last 3 months of Y 2018. Increased volatility, rising protectionism and geopolitical tensions are still weighing on investors, which will hit wealth and asset management revenue in Q-1, the Zurich-based […]

Collapse of US Housing Market Not ‘On the Cards’

Collapse of US Housing Market Not ‘On the Cards’

$BAC, $STI, $SHW, $SWK There are no shortage of warning signs for the housing market, but Bank of America (NYSE:BAC) says investors should not fear the worst. “Do not believe the narratives of a housing collapse,” economist Michelle Meyer wrote in a note to clients Tuesday. Ms. Meyer said the challenges facing the sector “should […]

China Trade Issues Still in the Headlines, Stocks Retrace Overbought Conditions

China Trade Issues Still in the Headlines, Stocks Retrace Overbought Conditions

$DIA, $SPY, $QQQ, $RUTX, $VXX Fake News: reports of canceled trading meeting with Chinese officials untrue, there was No meeting planed to cancel. “The big meeting that everyone’s moving towards will be Vice Premier Liu He is coming at the end of the month, as I think everybody knows. That will be a very important […]

The Street’s Key Stock Analysts Research Reports

The Street’s Key Stock Analysts Research Reports

$BAC, $BBT, $CAT, $CVX, $EW, $FAST, $FISV, $VLO 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: Bank of America Corp. (NYSE:BAC) was […]

Fossil stock will sell smartwatch IP to Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG)

Fossil stock will sell smartwatch IP to Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG)

Fossil stock will sell smartwatch IP to Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) Shares of Fossil Group Inc. FOSL, +0.00% are up nearly 5% in afternoon trading Thursday after the company announced that it would be selling intellectual property related to in-development smartwatch technology to Alphabet Inc.’sGOOGL, +0.74% GOOG, +0.77% Google for $40 million. The shares were up as much as 10.9% earlier in […]

NASDAQ Composite (.IXIC) developments helped investors ignore concerns about the month long partial shutdown of the U.S. government

NASDAQ Composite (.IXIC) developments helped investors ignore concerns about the month long partial shutdown of the U.S. government

NASDAQ Composite (.IXIC) developments helped investors ignore concerns about the month long partial shutdown of the U.S. government The bull-run of the U.S. stocks continued for the fourth straight day on Friday following positive news on the trade war front. These developments helped investors ignore concerns about the month long partial shutdown of the U.S. […]

Dow Jones Industrial Average (.DJI) Fall Solidly After Long Weekend

Dow Jones Industrial Average (.DJI) Fall Solidly After Long Weekend

Dow Jones Industrial Average (.DJI) Fall Solidly After Long Weekend Dow Jones futures fell solidly Monday night, along with S&P 500 futures and Nasdaq futures, after U.S. stock markets were closed in observance of the Martin Luther King holiday. The stock market rally powered higher last week, with the Dow Jones, S&P 500 index and Nasdaq composite […]

A slowdown in Alibaba Group Holding Limited (NYSE:BABA) earnings and revenue is coming

A slowdown in Alibaba Group Holding Limited (NYSE:BABA) earnings and revenue is coming

A slowdown in Alibaba Group Holding Limited (NYSE:BABA) earnings and revenue is coming The fiscal third quarter is an important one for Alibaba because it includes its annual Singles Day sales extravaganza, which takes place on Nov. 11. It’s the largest single day of sales for the company, and revenues have grown significantly every year. […]

Tesla, Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA) overseas expansion is critical

Tesla, Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA) overseas expansion is critical

Tesla, Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA) overseas expansion is critical After an initial period of challenges and delays for Model 3 production that Tesla(NASDAQ:TSLA) CEO Elon Musk referred to as “production hell,” Model 3 manufacturing saw significant improvements in the second half of last year. Deliveries of the vehicle in the third and fourth quarter of last year were 55,840 and […]

Why Facebook, Inc (NASDAQ:FB) should pay dividends

Why Facebook, Inc (NASDAQ:FB) should pay dividends

Why Facebook, Inc (NASDAQ:FB) should pay dividends Tech companies have historically been slow to start paying dividends, and with Facebook having gone public in 2012, a seven-year history without dividends is far from unusual. It usually takes a long time for newly public companies to gain traction in their respective businesses, and in the technology […]

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

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

Twitter, Inc. (NYSE:TWTR) Heffx Technical Analysis Overall, the bias in prices is: Upwards. The projected upper bound is: 36.68. The projected lower bound is: 29.83. The projected closing price is: 33.26. Candlesticks A white body occurred (because prices closed higher than they opened). During the past 10 bars, there have been 8 white candles and […]

Commentary: Paul Ebeling on Wall Street

Commentary: Paul Ebeling on Wall Street

$DIA, $SPY, $QQQ, $RUTX, $VXX, Once again, the US stock market was primed to rebound, it rebounded extending into options expiration, + there is plenty of money still on Wall Street’s sidelines. The US financial market was closed Monday for a Holiday, Options expiry brought a big Northside move. Perhaps we will see come giveback […]

F1: Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) the Cost of Entry

F1: Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) the Cost of Entry

$RACE Each year the price increases based on the US Consumer Price Index (CPI), and it means for Y 2019 that all teams have to pay a basic entry fee of US$546,133, and then an extra amount depending on where they finished last year. The constructors’ champion, MercedesAMG has to pay $6553 per point scored, […]

Box Office: ‘Glass’ Opens to $47-M Over Holiday Weekend

Box Office: ‘Glass’ Opens to $47-M Over Holiday Weekend

$CMCSA, $DIS, $TWX, $VIA, $SNE, $FOX Japanese anime pic ‘Dragon Ball Super: Broly’ surprises, while ‘The Upside’ keeps audiences laughing! M. Night Shyamalan’s Glass is easily winning the long Holiday weekend at the box office with an estimated $47.1-M coming in behind expectations after middling audience scores and poor reviews. Financially, the movie is already in good […]

Financial Markets Depend on President Trump Holding the Line

Financial Markets Depend on President Trump Holding the Line

Equity investment markets hold lots of different risks for participants. And none is greater than the risk of erratic government policy, the growth of government bureaucracies and their oppressive regulations have resulted in the continuing loss of economic freedom for all Americans.   Today, free-market capitalism is under attack by the political-social-intellectual-elite who really believe […]

Dow Jones Industrial Average (.DJI) posting a fourth straight week of gains

Dow Jones Industrial Average (.DJI) posting a fourth straight week of gains

Dow Jones Industrial Average (.DJI) posting a fourth straight week of gains World stock indexes have jumped, with Wall Street posting a fourth straight week of gains, and the US dollar reaching its first positive week since mid-December as optimism increased that an end is in sight to the US-China trade conflict. Stocks were boosted […]

Twitter, Inc. (NYSE:TWTR) Outpaces Stock Market Gains

Twitter, Inc. (NYSE:TWTR) Outpaces Stock Market Gains

Twitter, Inc. (NYSE:TWTR) Outpaces Stock Market Gains Twitter closed at $32.95 in the latest trading session, marking a +1.79% move from the prior day. The stock outpaced the S&P 500’s daily gain of 1.07%. At the same time, the Dow added 0.65%, and the tech-heavy Nasdaq gained 1.71%. Prior to today’s trading, shares of the […]

Alibaba Group Holding Limited (NYSE:BABA) up by at least 8 percent to begin 2019

Alibaba Group Holding Limited (NYSE:BABA) up by at least 8 percent to begin 2019

Alibaba Group Holding Limited (NYSE:BABA) up by at least 8 percent to begin 2019 Even with the U.S.-China trade war still raging, Chinese stocks are on fire. Increasing trade tensions between the U.S. and China through the back-half of 2018 took a sledgehammer to Chinese shares. Baidu ended the year with a 32 percent loss, […]

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) deal cuts the price of the Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL by $150 each

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) deal cuts the price of the Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL by $150 each

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) deal cuts the price of the Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL by $150 each If you’ve been waiting for Google to offer a new deal on the Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL, your patience has been rewarded. According to Android Police, both handsets have been reduced in price by $150 at the Google Store. […]

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 Soft Crude Oil Higher Stocks Up In Asia Notes: The Federal Open Markets Committee (FOMC) will hold the next policy-setting meeting on 29-30 January. UK PM May will return to Parliament Monday to set out how she plans to try to break the BREXIT deadlock after her deal was rejected by […]

Brewers Search for Growth, Eye Cannabis Infusions

Brewers Search for Growth, Eye Cannabis Infusions

$BUD, $TAP, $STZ, $TLRY The brewers of Budweiser, Coors and other large-scale brewers are placing their bets on cannabis as a way to fight saturated markets and shifting consumer trends. For years, the industry’s largest players struggled with stagnating markets and shifting consumer tastes. Anheuser-Busch InBev, Molson Coors and Corona brewer Constellation Brands (NYSE:STZ) have […]

Friday Night a 1958 Ferrari 250 GT Tour de France Berlinetta Hammered for $5.89-M

Friday Night a 1958 Ferrari 250 GT Tour de France Berlinetta Hammered for $5.89-M

$RACE Gooding & Company shared a Facebook post Friday celebrating a classic Ferrari purchase that was made after “a nail-biting bidding war.” This sports car was raced during the late 1950’s and into 1960, earning a 1st-in-class, 2 2nd-place finishes and 2 3rd-place finishes before being retired. The 250 Tour de France, was not the […]

RMSotheby’s (NYSE:BID) 1st Sale of 2019 Features 1957 Ferrari Coupe Speciale

RMSotheby’s (NYSE:BID) 1st Sale of 2019 Features 1957 Ferrari Coupe Speciale

$BID, $RACE Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) launched its Special Projects division 10 years ago, but it has a long history of crafting 1-off Supercars for discerning and extremely wealthy customers. Friday evening, RMSotheby’s offered this 1957 250 GT Coupe Speciale s/n 0751GT as its Star, but it did not shine was a dud, bidding stopped at $7.5-M with a No Sale. […]

Buy Gold, Bet on Tight Supply

Buy Gold, Bet on Tight Supply

$GLD, $SLV, $USD Gold’s supply/demand prospects have caught the eye of 1 billionaire. “For the 1st time in my life, I bought gold because it is a good hedge,” Sam Zell, the founder of Equity Group Investments, said in a Bloomberg TV interview. “Supply is shrinking and that is going to have a positive impact on […]

China Signals Willingness to Eliminate Trade Imbalance with US

China Signals Willingness to Eliminate Trade Imbalance with US

$DIA, $SPY, $QQQ, $RUTX, $VXX INDUSTRY WATCH Strong: Industrials, Materials, Financials, Consumer Discretionary Weak: Utilities, Real Estate China’s willingness to eliminate the US trade imbalance. According to a report Friday, China made an offer during trade negotiations earlier this month to boost the amount of US imports, such that the trade balance with the US would be […]

The Street’s Key Stock Analysts Research Reports

The Street’s Key Stock Analysts Research Reports

$AA, $ABC, $BLK, $SCHW, $CVS, $FPRX, $HAL 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 Friday as follows: Alcoa Corp. (NYSE:AA) was maintained as Outperform […]

Tesla, Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA) is ending its customer referral program

Tesla, Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA) is ending its customer referral program

Tesla, Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA) is ending its customer referral program Tesla’s customer referral program will come to an end on Feb. 1, chief executive Elon Musk said in a tweet Thursday. The initiative lets drivers give their friends a referral code to get six months of free charging via Tesla’s Supercharger network. The premium electric auto manufacturer has made […]

Dow Jones Industrial Average (.DJI) end higher after report says U.S. considering easing China tariffs

Dow Jones Industrial Average (.DJI) end higher after report says U.S. considering easing China tariffs

Dow Jones Industrial Average (.DJI) end higher after report says U.S. considering easing China tariffs Stocks extended their win streak to three days Thursday after The Wall Street Journal reported that the Trump administration was debating whether to ease tariffs on Chinese imports in a bid to calm markets and ease tensions with Beijing. How […]

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) Tim Cook says regulatory action is needed to restore ‘full faith’ in tech

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) Tim Cook says regulatory action is needed to restore ‘full faith’ in tech

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) Tim Cook says regulatory action is needed to restore ‘full faith’ in tech Apple Inc. Chief Executive Tim Cook has extended his crusade against companies that misuse user data, calling in a Thursday op-ed written for Time for “comprehensive federal privacy legislation”: ‘Consumers shouldn’t have to tolerate another year of companies irresponsibly amassing huge […]

NASDAQ Composite (.IXIC) optimism over a resolution to the trade war between the United States and China

NASDAQ Composite (.IXIC) optimism over a resolution to the trade war between the United States and China

NASDAQ Composite (.IXIC) optimism over a resolution to the trade war between the United States and China Global stock indexes rose on Thursday as optimism over a resolution to the trade war between the United States and China lifted sentiment, while sterling strengthened amid hopes of a second referendum on Britain’s membership in the European […]

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) Heffx Trading Outlook

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) Heffx Trading Outlook

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) Heffx Trading Outlook Overall, the bias in prices is: Sideways. Note: this chart shows extraordinary price action to the upside. The projected upper bound is: 159.12. The projected lower bound is: 137.40. The projected closing price is: 148.26. Candlesticks A white body occurred (because prices closed higher than they opened). During the […]

Alibaba Group Holding Limited (NYSE:BABA) Stock Worth Watching

Alibaba Group Holding Limited (NYSE:BABA) Stock Worth Watching

Alibaba Group Holding Limited (NYSE:BABA) Stock Worth Watching Overall, the bias in prices is: Sideways. The projected upper bound is: 1,157.54. The projected lower bound is: 1,023.54. The projected closing price is: 1,090.54. Candlesticks A white body occurred (because prices closed higher than they opened). During the past 10 bars, there have been 6 white […]

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 Firm Crude Oil Higher Stocks Up In Asia Notes: A report Thursday saying that Washington was considering lifting some or all tariffs imposed on Chinese imports buoyed financial markets, including Crude Oil. The Federal Open Markets Committee (FOMC) will hold the next policy-setting meeting on 29-30 January. Gold: Spot gold was set for its 5th straight […]

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Results and Guidance Likely to Surprise

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Results and Guidance Likely to Surprise

$RACE Expect Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) is odds on of giving great Q-4 results and guidance on earnings at the end of this month. Shares of Ferrari are racing higher since 4 January Carrying a market cap of about $23-B, Ferrari is smaller than many of the industry’s more well-known players. But quality beats quantity, every time. […]

US Considering Lifting Some or All Tariffs Against Chinese Imports

US Considering Lifting Some or All Tariffs Against Chinese Imports

$DIA, $SPY, $QQQ, $RUTX, $VXX The US market spiked on reports that the US is considering lifting tariffs on China imports during trade negotiations. US Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin has discussed the lifting some or all tariffs imposed on Chinese imports and suggested offering a tariff rollback during trade discussions scheduled for 30 January. But […]

Alibaba Group Holding Limited (NYSE:BABA) Stock Worth Watching

Alibaba Group Holding Limited (NYSE:BABA) Stock Worth Watching

Alibaba Group Holding Limited (NYSE:BABA) Stock Worth Watching Overall, the bias in prices is: Upwards. The projected upper bound is: 165.59. The projected lower bound is: 144.24. The projected closing price is: 154.91. Candlesticks A white body occurred (because prices closed higher than they opened). During the past 10 bars, there have been 8 white […]

The Street’s Key Stock Analysts Research Reports

The Street’s Key Stock Analysts Research Reports

$XEC, $COLM, $DELL, $MET, $PE, $PTC, $SM 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 Thursday as follows: Cimarex Energy Co. (NYSE:XEC) was started as […]

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) Verizon announced that Beyond Unlimited and Above Unlimited subscribers will get free Apple Music subscriptions

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) Verizon announced that Beyond Unlimited and Above Unlimited subscribers will get free Apple Music subscriptions

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) Verizon announced that Beyond Unlimited and Above Unlimited subscribers will get free Apple Music subscriptions Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) continues to trail Spotify (NYSE:SPOT) as the streaming music services race to add paid subscribers. However, AAPL just got a big boost, at least in the American market. Verizon (NYSE:VZ) announced that an Apple Music subscription will be included for […]

NASDAQ Composite (.IXIC) Beige Book shows waning optimism in some districts

NASDAQ Composite (.IXIC) Beige Book shows waning optimism in some districts

NASDAQ Composite (.IXIC) Beige Book shows waning optimism in some districts U.S. stocks rose for a second straight session Wednesday as investors cheered mostly positive earnings from financial institutions such as Goldman Sachs Group and Bank of America Corp. even as Wall Street continued to deal with uncertainty from a partial government shutdown. How did […]

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) Can the online search giant keep up its strong growth?

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) Can the online search giant keep up its strong growth?

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) Can the online search giant keep up its strong growth? A handful of major tech stocks will report their latest quarterly results around the end of January and the beginning of February. One of the reports I’ll be watching closely is the one from Alphabet (NASDAQ:GOOG)(NASDAQ:GOOGL) — the parent company of Google. The company has seen impressive […]

Twitter, Inc. (NYSE:TWTR) calls were buzzing during its price increase

Twitter, Inc. (NYSE:TWTR) calls were buzzing during its price increase

Twitter, Inc. (NYSE:TWTR) calls were buzzing during its price increase U.S. stock futures are trading higher in early morning trading following stronger-than-expected bank earnings. Goldman Sachs (NYSE:GS) and Bank of America (NYSE:BAC) both topped analyst estimates. Ahead of the bell, futures on the Dow Jones Industrial Average are up 0.46% and S&P 500 futures are higher by 0.3%. Nasdaq-100futures have added 0.18%. In the […]

Tesla, Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA) home state of California accounted for almost half of all Model 3 registrations through the first 10 months of 2018

Tesla, Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA) home state of California accounted for almost half of all Model 3 registrations through the first 10 months of 2018

Tesla, Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA) home state of California accounted for almost half of all Model 3 registrations through the first 10 months of 2018 Tesla Inc.’s home state of California accounted for almost half of all Model 3 registrations through the first 10 months of 2018, a sign that the electric-car maker is wildly popular in […]

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Management is Fully Committed to its Stated Goals

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Management is Fully Committed to its Stated Goals

$RACE, $VLKAY John Elkann, Ferrari’s (NYSE:RACE) Chairman says the appointment of new F1 Team boss Mattia Binotto was not a result descents inside The Scuderia. Last week Mr. Binotto was promoted from technical chief to replace Maurizio Arrivabene as team principal, which led to media speculation that it could be one of a a number […]

US Stocks Extend Rally on Strong Bank Earnings

US Stocks Extend Rally on Strong Bank Earnings

$DIA, $SPY, $QQQ, $RUTX, $VXX The S&P 500 gained 0.2% Wednesday, as strong earnings from Bank of America (BAC) 28.45, +1.90, +7.2% and Goldman Sachs (GS) 197.08, +17.17, +9.5% drove the rally. Their outperformance bolstered the strength in the financial sector, which is now up 6.6% in January. The positive response to their earnings news is based on the […]

The Street’s Key Stock Analysts Research Reports

The Street’s Key Stock Analysts Research Reports

$C, $ELAN, $NEM, $NWSA, $TME, $VFC, $GWW 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 Wednesday as follows: Elanco Animal Health Inc. (NYSE:ELAN) was started […]

NASDAQ Composite (.IXIC) still remains in a bear market

NASDAQ Composite (.IXIC) still remains in a bear market

NASDAQ Composite (.IXIC) still remains in a bear market The Nasdaq Composite Index COMP, +1.71% on Tuesday closed sharply higher, putting the technology and internet-related gauge to a finish above its short-term average for the first time since early October. The Nasdaq booked a 1.7% gain to end at 7,023.83. That places the index above its 50-day moving […]

Tesla, Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA) likely to continue to be one of the most talked-about stocks in 2019

Tesla, Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA) likely to continue to be one of the most talked-about stocks in 2019

Tesla, Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA) likely to continue to be one of the most talked-about stocks in 2019 One thing best describes Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) stock’s daily moves in the markets: roller coaster. Tesla stock is soaring one day and falling off the cliff the next. Its 52-week price range has been $244.59 (April 2, 2018) – $ […]

Alibaba Group Holding Limited (NYSE:BABA) isn’t selling cloud infrastructure, but unique AI services built on open source

Alibaba Group Holding Limited (NYSE:BABA)  isn’t selling cloud infrastructure, but unique AI services built on open source

Alibaba Group Holding Limited (NYSE:BABA) isn’t selling cloud infrastructure, but unique AI services built on open source Alibaba Group Holding (NYSE:BABA) has never been Amazon.Com (NASDAQ:AMZN). It wasn’t founded to sell consumer goods. Its cloud isn’t challenging Amazon in infrastructure. And in the past six months, BABA stock has suffered a drop about two times that seen by […]

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) Japan failed to report ¥3.5 billion in income

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) Japan failed to report ¥3.5 billion in income

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) Japan failed to report ¥3.5 billion in income Tokyo tax authorities have found that Google Japan failed to declare about ¥3.5 billion in income for 2015, a source close to the matter said Tuesday. The authorities are believed to have determined that the Japan unit of the American tech giant reduced its […]

Dow Jones Industrial Average (.DJI) digested a weaker-than-expected fourth-quarter earnings report from JPMorgan Chase & Co.

Dow Jones Industrial Average (.DJI) digested a weaker-than-expected fourth-quarter earnings report from JPMorgan Chase & Co.

Dow Jones Industrial Average (.DJI) digested a weaker-than-expected fourth-quarter earnings report from JPMorgan Chase & Co. Stocks traded higher on Tuesday, Jan. 15, as Wall Street digested a weaker-than-expected fourth-quarter earnings report from JPMorgan Chase & Co. The Dow rose 156 points, or 0.65%, to 24,066, the S&P 500 gained 1.07%, and the Nasdaq rose 1.7% as […]

Twitter, Inc. (NYSE:TWTR) vulnerable to a correction towards 31.83

Twitter, Inc. (NYSE:TWTR) vulnerable to a correction towards 31.83

Twitter, Inc. (NYSE:TWTR) vulnerable to a correction towards 31.83 Overall, the bias in prices is: Upwards. By the way, prices are vulnerable to a correction towards 31.83. The projected upper bound is: 36.39. The projected lower bound is: 29.58. The projected closing price is: 32.99. Candlesticks A white body occurred (because prices closed higher than […]

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 Steady Stocks Steady including Japan In Asia Notes: On the earnings front, US banks: Goldman Sachs (GS) will be in focus Wednesday Expectations are low with profits for US companies forecast to rise 6.4%, down from an 1 October estimate of 10.2% and a big fall from 2018’s tax cut-fueled gainer of more […]

‘Goldie’ Reports Wednesday, What to Watch For…

‘Goldie’ Reports Wednesday, What to Watch For…

$GS Goldman Sachs Grou (NYSE:GS) is scheduled to report its Q-4 financial results before the US market open Wednesday. The consensus estimates from Thomson Reuters are EPS/5.61 and $7.78-B in revenue. In the same frame last year, the Wall Street giant posted EPS/5.68 on $7.83-B in revenue. In Q-3, book value per common share has […]

F1: Ferrari (NYSE:RACE), Mick Schumacher Close to Junior Deal for 2019

F1: Ferrari (NYSE:RACE), Mick Schumacher Close to Junior Deal for 2019

$RACE Mick Schumacher, the son of 7X F1 world champion Michael, is close to confirming a deal to join Ferrari’s young driver programme. The 2018 European F 3 Champion has courted the interest of F1’s biggest teams since clinching his 1st car-racing title last season. Mr. Schumacher’s father won 5 of his world championships with […]

Inflation Muted, Fed ‘Patient’ on Interest Rate Hikes

Inflation Muted, Fed ‘Patient’ on Interest Rate Hikes

$DIA, $SPY, $QQQ, $RUTX, $VXX US wholesale prices fell last month on a steep fall in gasoline prices suggesting that inflation will remain tame in the coming months. The Labor Department said that the producer price index, which tracks cost changes before they reach the consumer fell 0.2% in December from the prior month. The drop […]