Tesla, Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA) first-quarter delivery numbers could work as ‘de-risking event’

Tesla, Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA) first-quarter delivery numbers could work as ‘de-risking event’

Tesla, Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA) first-quarter delivery numbers could work as ‘de-risking event’ Tesla Inc. first-quarter deliveries may come in below expectations, but the bearish news likely is already accounted for in the stock price and the announcement could work as a “de-risking event.” That’s from analysts at Baird, known bulls on Tesla TSLA, +1.38% which has been hit lately […]

Dow Jones Industrial Average (.DJI) Scrambles to Salvage Volatile Trading Session

Dow Jones Industrial Average (.DJI) Scrambles to Salvage Volatile Trading Session

Dow Jones Industrial Average (.DJI) Scrambles to Salvage Volatile Trading Session The Dow Jones Industrial Average recovered from a tepid pre-market session to surge more than 100 points shortly after the opening bell, but the index began to slide just minutes later. By early afternoon, it had fallen back into the red, after which it […]

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

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

$GLD,$SLV,$USD,$USO,$OIL,$SOY,$CORN,$WEAT FLASH: Gold Flat, USD Up, Crude Oil Up, Stocks Up Note: Japanese refineries have put a halt on imports of Iranian Crude Oil after buying 15.3-M bbl between January and March ahead of the expiry of a temporary waiver on US sanctions, according to industry sources and data on Refinitiv Eikon. China stock jumped Friday […]

F1: Bahrain Grand Prix, Ferrari Has to Catch Up

F1: Bahrain Grand Prix, Ferrari Has to Catch Up

$RACE The 2nd round of the 2019 Formula One season sees teams race under the artificial lights of Sakhir International Circuit for the Bahrain Grand Prix Drivers will be looking to keep their cool in the desert heat as the 2019 Formula One season heads to the Middle East for the Bahrain Grand Prix. After being dropped from […]

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) is the Lead Draw for F1, Must Be Respected

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) is the Lead Draw for F1, Must Be Respected

$RACE FLASH: F1 boss Ross Brawn says Ferrari must be respected by their pit-lane rivals as plans are made for the sport moving forward. The F1 strategy group met in London this week to discuss an array of topics as Liberty Media and the FIA look to develop the pinnacle of motorsport. And 1 of […]

China Trade Talks, Earnings Optimism Driving US Stocks

China Trade Talks, Earnings Optimism Driving US Stocks

$DIA, $SPY, $QQQ, $RUTX, $VXX FLASH: A US trade delegation, which included USTR Robert Lighthizer and Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin, arrived in Beijing for a two-day meeting on Thursday. Reuters reported Wednesday evening that Chinese negotiators made “unprecedented” proposals on a range of issues including forced technology transfers. Despite the progress, the market continues to wait […]

The Street’s Key Stock Analysts Research Reports

$BA, $CLL, $CMG, $ON, $PZZA, $SKK, $RL, $SQ 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: Citigroup resumed coverage of Boeing Co. […]

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

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

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) Heffx Trading Outlook Buy-ranked Facebook ‘s shares have gained +27.7% year to date, outperforming the S&P 500’s increase of +12.6% during the same period. The Zacks analyst thinks Facebook will benefit from mobile ad revenues driven by robust performance of Instagram Stories and an expanding user base in 2019. Further, the company’s plan to […]

Take Advantage of the Fundamental Gap in Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) Stock

Take Advantage of the Fundamental Gap in Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) Stock

Take Advantage of the Fundamental Gap in Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) Stock When you’re a small company, particularly an upstart tech firm, the law of small numbers works in your favor. If you’re only making $1 million in annual revenue, another million would represent 100% sales growth. That’s one of the reasons why penny stocks are […]

Tesla, Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA) Stores & Sales

Tesla, Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA) Stores & Sales

Tesla, Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA) Stores & Sales Tesla CEO Elon Musk sent his second email to employees in a month to clear up confusion around its store closures, according to a copy of the memo viewed by CNBC. The email says Tesla stores with high foot traffic and sales will remain open. It also says Tesla will […]

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) Event Missed Near Term Expectations

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) Event Missed Near Term Expectations

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) Event Missed Near Term Expectations Broadly speaking, Wall Street expected more out of Apple’s big event. Specifically, analysts and investors wanted more details and tangible information with respect to Apple’s Services road-map, and wanted new products to launch soon. Why? Because they wanted to point to reasons why Apple will top estimates […]

Apple poses an additional threat to Netflix, Inc. (NASDAQ:NFLX) stock

Apple poses an additional threat to Netflix, Inc. (NASDAQ:NFLX) stock

Apple poses an additional threat to Netflix, Inc. (NASDAQ:NFLX) stock Bad news for Netflix (NASDAQ:NFLX) yesterday: Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) announced the competing Apple TV+ service at its spring event. Apple’s entry into the streaming business poses a clear threat to Netflix stock. Not only will Apple develop competing programming, it will also exclude Netflix from its […]

Dow Jones Industrial Average (.DJI) mixed economic data have made it more difficult to gauge the trajectory of the U.S. economy

Dow Jones Industrial Average (.DJI) mixed economic data have made it more difficult to gauge the trajectory of the U.S. economy

Dow Jones Industrial Average (.DJI) mixed economic data have made it more difficult to gauge the trajectory of the U.S. economy The Dow Jones Industrial Average traded within a 353-point range on Wednesday, reflecting a tepid pre-market for U.S. stock futures. The blue-chip index settled down 32.14, or 0.1%, at 25,625.59. Walmart Inc. (WMT) and Chevron Corp […]

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) announced a new external ethics council which will examine its development of AI

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) announced a new external ethics council which will examine its development of AI

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) announced a new external ethics council which will examine its development of AI Google has set up a new external ethics council to oversee its development of AI, but one of its members has been criticized for her anti-trans and anti-immigrant views. Google’s VP of Global Affairs Kent Walker announced the new […]

NASDAQ Composite (.IXIC) yields drop with focus on growth, central banks

NASDAQ Composite (.IXIC) yields drop with focus on growth, central banks

NASDAQ Composite (.IXIC) yields drop with focus on growth, central banks A gauge of world stocks fell on Wednesday amid new signs of concern for the global economy, while benchmark U.S. Treasury yields sank to fresh 15-month lows and German bond yields fell further below zero. China’s industrial firms posted their worst slump in profits […]

Citi resuming coverage of The Boeing Company (NYSE:BA) as buy

Citi resuming coverage of The Boeing Company (NYSE:BA) as buy

Citi resuming coverage of The Boeing Company (NYSE:BA) as buy Citi said if the company manages to fix the 737 Max within months Boeing shares could return to $400 or higher. “A lot has happened since our research restriction went into place in July 2018. Obviously, the near-term narrative is focused on getting the MAX […]

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

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

$GLD,$SLV,$USD,$USO,$OIL,$SOY,$CORN,$WEAT FLASH: Gold Flat, USD Up, Crude Oil Down, Stocks Flat Note: China has made unprecedented proposals in talks with the United States on a range of issues including forced technology transfer as the 2 sides work to overcome remaining obstacles to a deal to end their trade dispute, US officials said Wednesday. In Asia Gold: […]

F1: Ferrari’s (NYSE:RACE) Vettel Expects a Boost at Bahrain

F1: Ferrari’s (NYSE:RACE) Vettel Expects a Boost at Bahrain

$RACE Sebastian Vettel will be aiming for his third successive Bahrain Grand Prix win Sunday as Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) seek to show their lack of pace in F1’s Australian season opener was a 1-off. Seem as pre-season favorites, Mr. Vettel and new team mate Charles Leclerc finished 4th and 5th at Melbourne, nearly a min behind […]

The Street’s Key Stock Analysts Research Reports

$AA, $ALGT, $APPL,$ADSK, $BBT, $BBBY, $VRTX 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: Alcoa Corp. (NYSE:AA) was maintained as Overweight and […]

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) is revitalizing its robotics division

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) is revitalizing its robotics division

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) is revitalizing its robotics division Today, Google’s new effort – known as Robotics at Google – is led by Vincent Vanhoucke, who served as a key player in the company’s artificial intelligence project, Google Brain. Perhaps a result of Vanhoucke background in AI, Robitics at Google will focus more on advanced software […]

Dow Jones Industrial Average (.DJI) adds Dow Inc, removes DowDuPont

Dow Jones Industrial Average (.DJI) adds Dow Inc, removes DowDuPont

Dow Jones Industrial Average (.DJI) adds Dow Inc, removes DowDuPont Dow Inc will replace DowDuPont Inc in the Dow Jones Industrial Average following the chemical corporation’s breakup into three smaller companies, S&P Dow Jones Indices said on Tuesday. The rearrangement of the widely followed blue-chip index of 30 companies would happen on April 2 before […]

The Boeing Company (NYSE:BA) stock remains richly valued, despite escalating, fundamental headwinds

The Boeing Company (NYSE:BA) stock remains richly valued, despite escalating, fundamental headwinds

The Boeing Company (NYSE:BA) stock remains richly valued, despite escalating, fundamental headwinds It’s been a rough month for Boeing (NYSE:BA). stock There has been a storm of controversy surrounding the company following two very similar, fatal crashes involving Boeing’s 737 Max 8 planes. This controversy has left investors in a “sell first, ask questions later” mood when […]

FedEx Corporation (NYSE:FDX) has been grappling with a global trade slowdown

FedEx Corporation (NYSE:FDX) has been grappling with a global trade slowdown

FedEx Corporation (NYSE:FDX) has been grappling with a global trade slowdown FedEx Corporation FDX has been grappling with a global trade slowdown and weakness in the European economy for a while now. The company’s third-quarter fiscal 2019 results bears testimony to this dismal scenario. It report ed lower-than-expected earnings during the fiscal third quarter. Moreover, […]

NASDAQ Composite (.IXIC) stocks ended broadly lower

NASDAQ Composite (.IXIC) stocks ended broadly lower

NASDAQ Composite (.IXIC) stocks ended broadly lower U.S. stocks capped a day of choppy trading with an uneven finish Monday as investors wrestled to make sense of newly pessimistic outlooks for the global economy. Traders also weighed another troubling drop in long-term bond yields, which many see as a warning sign of a possible recession. […]

Tesla, Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA) average $335 target

Tesla, Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA) average $335 target

Tesla, Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA) average $335 target Analysts either love or hate Tesla. RBC slashed its price target on Monday, suggesting 20 percent downside, and reiterated an underperform rating. Meanwhile, the rest of the Street has an average $335 target, which implies 30 percent upside. Technical analyst Ari Wald is in the hate-it camp, arguing that aimless […]

Twitter, Inc. (NYSE:TWTR) bulls appear poised to take the stock to the next level

Twitter, Inc. (NYSE:TWTR) bulls appear poised to take the stock to the next level

Twitter, Inc. (NYSE:TWTR) bulls appear poised to take the stock to the next level Although it’s a short sample size, Twitter (NYSE: TWTR ) has been underperforming both its peers and the tech sector so far this year. While Twitter stock is up 14.9%, it’s lagging both Facebook (NASDAQ: FB ) and Snap (NYSE: SNAP […]

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) Judge recommends partial iphone ban

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) Judge recommends partial iphone ban

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) Judge recommends partial iphone ban Judge McNamara reportedly found that the company infringed on Qualcomm patents, and it remains unclear whether the recommendation of the judge will be materialized in the near-term, as it has to be approved by the commission. The statement issued by Judge McNamara to the United States International Trade Commission […]

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

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

$GLD,$SLV,$USD,$USO,$OIL,$SOY,$CORN,$WEAT FLASH: Gold Down, USD Up, Crude Oil Up, Stocks Mixed Notes: UK Prime Minister Theresa May will address Conservative Party lawmakers, possibly to set out a timetable for her departure, to win support for her 2X-rejected BREXIT deal as the Parliament prepares to vote on a variety of possible options. A senior International Monetary Fund […]

F1: Mick Schumacher to test for Ferrari (NYSE:RACE)and Alfa Romeo (NYSE:FCAU)

F1: Mick Schumacher to test for Ferrari (NYSE:RACE)and Alfa Romeo (NYSE:FCAU)

$RACE, $FCAU The son of F1 Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) great Mick Schumacher will take part in his 1st official F1 test sessions for both Ferrari and Alfa Romeo, a brand of Fiat-Chrysler (NYSE:FCAU) in Bahrain next week. The 1st in-season test of Y 2019 will takes next Tuesday and Wednesday following this weekend’s Bahrain Grand Prix. […]

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

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

$RACE Ferrari N.V. (NYSE/MTA:RACE) announces that under the common share buyback program announced on 28 December 2018, the Company has purchased additional common shares – reported in aggregate form, on daily basis on the Italian Stock Exchange (MTA), as follows: Trading Date (dd/mm/yyyy)     Stock Exchange     Number of common shares purchased   […]

Bond Yields Stabilize, Stocks Back in ‘Rally’ Mode

Bond Yields Stabilize, Stocks Back in ‘Rally’ Mode

$DIA, $SPY, $QQQ, $RUTX, $VXX FLASH: Infrastructure, healthcare and defense stocks stand to rally in the wake of President Trump being cleared by Special Counsel Robert Mueller of conspiring with Russia in the 2016 US Presidential election. Financial analysts are saying such stocks could run North as President Trump shifts his focus back to policy-making, […]

The Street’s Key Stock Analysts Research Reports

$HIBB, $LSPN, $SBNY, $SEDG, $TIF, $THS, $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: Hibbett Sports Inc. (NASDAQ:HIBB) was raised to […]

Twitter, Inc. (NYSE:TWTR) stock has more than 15% upside potential

Twitter, Inc. (NYSE:TWTR) stock has more than 15% upside potential

Twitter, Inc. (NYSE:TWTR) stock has more than 15% upside potential Last week ended on a sour note for stock prices. The rally in bonds that the U.S. Federal Reserve started with their uber dovish statement took its toll on the indices. It’s typical that stocks and bonds move inversely to each other. Among the wreckage […]

Wall Street increasingly bearish on Tesla, Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA) Model 3 first-quarter deliveries

Wall Street increasingly bearish on Tesla, Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA) Model 3 first-quarter deliveries

Wall Street increasingly bearish on Tesla, Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA) Model 3 first-quarter deliveries Tesla Inc. got another bearish signal on Monday, with a second analyst in recent days dialing down price targets and casting doubts on the company’s hopes for deliveries of the Model 3. Analysts at RBC Capital, led by Joseph Spak, cut their price […]

Dow Jones Industrial Average (.DJI) closely-watched yield curve inverted for the first time in 12 years

Dow Jones Industrial Average (.DJI) closely-watched yield curve inverted for the first time in 12 years

Dow Jones Industrial Average (.DJI) closely-watched yield curve inverted for the first time in 12 years Stocks experienced a brutal selloff Friday after a closely-watched yield curve inverted for the first time in 12 years, sending a strong signal that the U.S. economy was heading toward recession. As Hacked reported Friday, the spread between the 3-month Treasury […]

Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) stock is still growing and looking for new ventures to put its name on

Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) stock is still growing and looking for new ventures to put its name on

Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) stock is still growing and looking for new ventures to put its name on All right, so Amazon hasn’t exactly been blazing any trails in the first quarter of 2019’s contest — it currently sits in fourth place, in fact. But take heart, because A. there are still three quarters to go […]

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) expanding footprint in the online payment industry on the back of partnerships

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) expanding footprint in the online payment industry on the back of partnerships

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) expanding footprint in the online payment industry on the back of partnerships Alphabet’s division, Google is expanding footprint in the online payment industry on the back of partnerships, which is evident from its latest move. The company teamed up with eBay to offer the online payment app called Google Pay as one […]

Netflix, Inc. (NASDAQ:NFLX) stock rallies

Netflix, Inc. (NASDAQ:NFLX) stock rallies

Netflix, Inc. (NASDAQ:NFLX) stock rallies Shares of Netflix Inc. NFLX, +1.45% rallied 1.3% toward fresh intraday highs in afternoon trade Monday, reversing earlier losses, after Apple Inc. AAPL, -0.03% announced its rival new Apple TV+ service. The new service will include original programming, and offer suggestions for shows and movies from over 150 streaming apps, […]

NASDAQ Composite (.IXIC) lingering fears on global growth

NASDAQ Composite (.IXIC) lingering fears on global growth

NASDAQ Composite (.IXIC) lingering fears on global growth The S&P 500 Index ended a choppy session slightly lower on Monday as worries about a slowdown in global economic growth lingered and as Apple Inc shares fell after the company unveiled its video streaming service. Indexes moved between negative and positive territory throughout the session, with […]

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) stock could get a serious lift from its Services business

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) stock could get a serious lift from its Services business

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) stock could get a serious lift from its Services business It will be a very interesting next few years for Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) as the company continues to pivot its business model. We’ve seen a more than 40% haircut in Apple stock from its fourth-quarter highs to its lows. That’s an extreme fluctuation for any […]

The Boeing Company (NYSE:BA) Stock Remains a Strong Buy

The Boeing Company (NYSE:BA) Stock Remains a Strong Buy

The Boeing Company (NYSE:BA) Stock Remains a Strong Buy Boeing BA shares had been on a bit of a decline before the deadly Ethiopian Airlines crash involving the aerospace power’s 737 MAX aircraft. Despite the deadly incident and the current investigation into the cause of the Ethiopian crash, Boeing stock remains a strong buy and its shares popped over […]

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

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

$GLD,$SLV,$USD,$USO,$OIL,$SOY,$CORN,$WEAT FLASH: Gold Down, USD Flat, Crude Oil Up, Stocks Up Notes: Market participants are keeping a close watch on the latest round of US-China trade negotiations, scheduled to start Thursday in Beijing, and the next BREXIT vote. British lawmakers will now vote on a range of BREXIT options Wednesday, giving parliament a chance to […]

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Built This 1-Off Supercar for Anonymous Client

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Built This 1-Off Supercar for Anonymous Client

$RACE Yes, Ferrari’s (NYSE:RACE) Supercars are exclusive off of the line, but when Maranello Outfit gets a special order the iconic Italian carmaker will built a very special car for a valued client. Ferrari builds a line of Supercars, some manufactured in larger quantities, like the F8 Tributo or the GT4Lusso. Others are more limited, […]

Key US Treasury Yields Lowest Since December 2017

Key US Treasury Yields Lowest Since December 2017

$DIA, $QQQ, $SPY, RUTX, $VXX FLASH: The Benchmark 10-year Treasury yields fell to their lowest levels since December 2017 Monday as investors evaluated last week’s Dovish pivot by the Fed. Last Wednesday the FOMC stunned investors by abandoning projections for any interest rate hikes this year and saying it would halt the steady decline of […]

President Trump Warns Big Oil Not to Vote for Democrats

President Trump Warns Big Oil Not to Vote for Democrats

$USO, $OIL, $BP White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow said President Trump recently warned Big Oil officials that they had better hope he wins re-election as the Democrats wage a war against fossil fuels. Mr. Kudlow said that the exchange came as President Trump recently held a closed-door meeting with top business executives at the […]

Commentary: Paul Ebeling on Wall Street

Commentary: Paul Ebeling on Wall Street

$DIA, $SPY, $QQQ, $RUTX, $VXX FLASH: Last week saw Wall Street participants taking profits, but the major indexes are still technically Neutral/Bullish overall. The large cap growth indexes are solid enough in here, Friday sellers showed up for the 1st time in some time. They will see support and bounce and start this leg all […]

The Street’s Key Stock Analysts Research Reports

$BBY, $CHL, $CEO, $CMC, $FIS, $LITE, $MDB Daily HeffX-LTN reviews dozens of  the Street’s Key analysts research reports to ID new trading and investing ideas for HeffX-LTN readers. Some reports cover stocks to buy, and others cover stocks to sell or avoid. Below is a list of The Street’s Key analysts outlook for Key issues for Monday as follows: Best Buy Co. Inc. (NYSE: BBY) was […]

The Boeing Company (NYSE:BA) 737 Max Down For Another Month?

The Boeing Company (NYSE:BA) 737 Max Down For Another Month?

The Boeing Company (NYSE:BA) 737 Max Down For Another Month? American Airlines cancelled flights related to the Boeing 737 MAX through April 24. That’s roughly 90 American Airlines flights per day. That suggests that the U.S. won’t clear the 737 Max for at least another months. U.S. air safety regulators tentatively approved Boeing 737 Max software and […]

Dow Jones Industrial Average (.DJI) Futures Reverse Lower

Dow Jones Industrial Average (.DJI) Futures Reverse Lower

Dow Jones Industrial Average (.DJI) Futures Reverse Lower Dow Jones futures reversed lower Sunday night, along with S&P 500 futures and Nasdaq futures, signaling no rebound after global growth fears slammed the current stock market rally Friday. Special Counsel Robert Mueller found no Trump collusion with Russia to influence the 2016 presidential campaign. China trade […]

Tesla, Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA) prices continue to bounce up and down; hike will take effect midnight April 1

Tesla, Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA) prices continue to bounce up and down; hike will take effect midnight April 1

Tesla, Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA) prices continue to bounce up and down; hike will take effect midnight April 1 Prices on all Tesla Inc. inventory cars will rise by about 3% on April 1, Chief Executive Elon Musk said Sunday. In a series of tweets, Musk said the price hike will take effect at midnight, April 1 […]

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) Regulatory risk is rising

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) Regulatory risk is rising

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) Regulatory risk is rising Of course, many would argue that the push to crack down on tech is an example of punishing success. Big doesn’t have to be bad. And these tech giants were built on American ingenuity.Nonetheless, Wall Street is starting to grow worried about a looming tech crackdown. Facebook,mired in […]

NASDAQ Composite (.IXIC) market will continue to experience up-and-down swings

NASDAQ Composite (.IXIC) market will continue to experience up-and-down swings

NASDAQ Composite (.IXIC) market will continue to experience up-and-down swings Investors were certainly paying attention Friday. The Dow plunged 460 points, or 1.8%, to close at 25,502.32 Friday, while the S&P 500 index lost 1.9%. The tech-heavy Nasdaq Composite Index saw an even bigger decline, losing 2.5%. Indeed, the market will continue to experience up-and-down swings. […]

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) is losing more of its top leaders this year

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) is losing more of its top leaders this year

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) is losing more of its top leaders this year It’s no secret that Facebook (NASDAQ: FB)  had a rough 2018, defined by a series of data and privacy scandals. During the year, the social media giant lost 10 of its top executives. Some of the more high-profile exits included Instagram co-founders Kevin Systrom and […]

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) anticipated to unveil two new offerings

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) anticipated to unveil two new offerings

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) anticipated to unveil two new offerings This week, Apple (AAPL) is expected to continue its campaign to try and convince investors that its future is in services rather than hardware. The tech giant is widely anticipated to unveil two new offerings at its Monday special event: a video streaming service and news […]

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

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

$GLD,$SLV,$USD,$USO,$OIL,$SOY,$CORN,$WEAT FLASH: Gold Up, USD Flat, Crude Oil Down, Stocks Down Notes: A US trade delegation headed by Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer and Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin will visit China on 28-29 March which will be followed by a trip by Chinese Vice Premier Liu He to Washington in early April. Concerns about a potential US […]

Gold Firms, Investors Move into Safe-haven Assets

Gold Firms, Investors Move into Safe-haven Assets

$GLD.$USD, $JPY FLASH: Last week gold posted its 3rd consecutive weekly gainer and rose 1%, the most since the week ending 1 February. The fundamentals Spot gold up 0.1% at $1,314.21 oz as of 0128 GMT. US gold futures up 0.2% at $1,314.40 oz. Investors sold shares Monday moving to the safety of bonds, while […]

F1: Mid-Field Racers Hope of Bridging Gap Between Top 3 Teams Fading

F1: Mid-Field Racers Hope of Bridging Gap Between Top 3 Teams Fading

$RACE FLASH: Team Haas drivers doubtful gap to front-running F1 teams will shrink.Romain Grosjean feels the gap between Team Haas and the leading 3 F1 teams is bigger than anticipated at the start of the Y 2019 season, fearing the deficit will only grow as the season runs on. Team Haas finished as the leading […]

Wall Street Analysts await Cannabis Banking Vote in Congress This Week

Wall Street Analysts await Cannabis Banking Vote in Congress This Week

FLASH: The House is likely to pass the bill, but there is a less-than-25% chance cannabis legislation becomes law. Wall Street analysts are keeping a close watch on a House committee vote scheduled Tuesday on a bill to get cannabis industry cash off the streets and into bank accounts. Called the ‘SAFE Act,’ the measure […]

Apple’s (NASDAQ:AAPL) CEO Tim Cook ‘”Extremely Bullish” Global Economy

Apple’s (NASDAQ:AAPL) CEO Tim Cook ‘”Extremely Bullish” Global Economy

$AAPL Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) CEO Tim Cook said Saturday that he is “extremely bullish” about the global economy based on the amount of innovation underway, and urged China to continue to “open up” due to the complaints of US and others that it is shutting foreign firms out of Key high-tech industries. In a speech at […]

Box Office: Jordan Peele’s ‘Us’ Opens to Austonishing $70.3-M

Box Office: Jordan Peele’s ‘Us’ Opens to Austonishing $70.3-M

$DIS, $CMCSA, $VIA, $CBS Us, the follow-up to ‘Get Out’ scored the 3rd-biggest horror opening of all time, while ‘Captain Marvel’ flew past $300-M in North America and $900-M globally. Us debuted to $70.3-M at the domestic box office over the weekend to scare up the 3rd-biggest horror opening ever. Overseas, Us took in $16.7-M from […]

The State of Boeing (NYSE:BA) in Crisis

The State of Boeing (NYSE:BA) in Crisis

$BA HeffX-LTN ALERT: Boeing in crisis, what the future holds. Boeing (NYSE:BA) is not in a great place right now. Garuda has just cancelled 49 B737 MAX planes and is trying to return the 1 they have, as they believe their passengers do not have confidence in the plane. This order was worth $6-B. Lion […]

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Lifted 812 Superfast Rendered as FUV

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Lifted 812 Superfast Rendered as FUV

$RACE FLASH: Ferrari FUV Rendered as lifted 812 Superfast looks really Super! All of us Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) clienti and fans are that the Maranello Outfit is working to give us an FUV. This family Supercar may actually debut in Y 2020, and today I found a rendering that portrays the car, maybe. This looks like […]

Fed’s Reversal on Rates “Stunning”

Fed’s Reversal on Rates “Stunning”

$SPY The Fed’s dovish stance on raising interest rates could backfire by creating uncertainty in the economy and hurt its credibility, Jeffrey Gundlach, CEO of DoubleLine Capital, said Thursday. “This U-Turn – on nothing fundamentally changing – is unprecedented,” Mr. Gundlach said in a telephone interview. “3 months ago, we were on ‘autopilot’ with the […]

Managed Money Looking Closely at Gold

Managed Money Looking Closely at Gold

$GLD, $BAR,$USD FLASH: Some money managers says recession fears on global-economic slowdown sign actually give savvy investors a Golden opportunity to start investing in a precious metal commonly considered a haven amid uncertainty and say that gold’s price is “very affordable” now. “You’ve had a bit of a V-shaped recovery in the market, but [with] […]

The Street’s Key Stock Analysts Research Reports

$AAPL, $COP, $CUBE, $DPLO, $INAP, $MU, $SCS 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: Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) was reiterated as Outperform […]

Dow Jones Industrial Average (.DJI) Signal Triple-Digit Plunge

Dow Jones Industrial Average (.DJI) Signal Triple-Digit Plunge

Dow Jones Industrial Average (.DJI) Signal Triple-Digit Plunge Dow Jones Industrial Average futures had pared earlier losses but still lost 90 points or 0.35 percent, implying an opening bell plunge of 137.67 points. S&P 500 futures lost 9.5 points or 0.34 percent, and Nasdaq futures shed 29.25 points or 0.39 percent as the US stock […]

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) found that the passwords were stored in a readable format

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) found that the passwords were stored in a readable format

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) found that the passwords were stored in a readable format Facebook Inc. disclosed a flaw on its social network that made passwords of hundreds of millions of users visible to employees and said the issue has now been fixed. During a security review in January, Facebook found that the passwords were stored […]

The Boeing Company (NYSE:BA) a buy?

The Boeing Company (NYSE:BA) a buy?

The Boeing Company (NYSE:BA) a buy? Aerospace-Defense Aerospace and Defense are far from mature with innovation being the bedrock for this industry. I see only growth for those companies leading in this space. Over the past year, this industry’s equity prices have been up and down ending up close to flat for the year. I […]

NASDAQ Composite (.IXIC) Tech Sector Strength Sparks Rally

NASDAQ Composite (.IXIC) Tech Sector Strength Sparks Rally

NASDAQ Composite (.IXIC) Tech Sector Strength Sparks Rally The Dow bounced back after Wednesday’s Fed-inspired drubbing , surging more than 200 points as Apple (AAPL ) stock extended its red-hot price action. Tech sector strength was underscored by a positive earnings reaction for Micron ( MU ), which helped boost blue-chip semiconductor stock Intel ( INTC ) nearly 2% higher on the day. Against this backdrop, […]

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) stock surpasses its 200 day moving average

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) stock surpasses its 200 day moving average

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) stock surpasses its 200 day moving average This was the first time Apple shares surpassed the 200-day moving average since Nov. 16 on an intraday trading basis. Apple’s stock is up more than 23 percent this quarter, on pace for its best quarter of trading since the first quarter of 2017. Additionally, […]

Tesla, Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA) owners can again benefit when they refer friends to buy the electric cars

Tesla, Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA) owners can again benefit when they refer friends to buy the electric cars

Tesla, Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA) owners can again benefit when they refer friends to buy the electric cars Tesla Inc. relaunched its customer-referral program Thursday night, offering new rewards for purchases. In a blog post, Tesla TSLA, +0.15% said both the referrer and the buyer will get 1,000 miles of free Supercharging per purchase, and be entered […]

Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) house brand Belei joins rivals such as Kylie Cosmetics and Glossier

Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) house brand Belei joins rivals such as Kylie Cosmetics and Glossier

Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) house brand Belei joins rivals such as Kylie Cosmetics and Glossier Amazon.com Inc. is making a play for the beauty category with a new line of skin-care products at a time when digitally-native brands are driving sales across the sector. Amazon’s AMZN, +1.22% Belei features a dozen items including a charcoal balancing […]

Tesla’s (NASDAQ:TSLA) CEO, Elon Musk Driving Vehicle Delivery ‘Priority’ Into Q-1 End

Tesla’s (NASDAQ:TSLA) CEO, Elon Musk Driving Vehicle Delivery ‘Priority’ Into Q-1 End

$TSLA Tesla’s (NASDAQ:TSLA) vehicle deliveries scheduled across Europe, China and North America should be a “primary priority” for all employees during the last 10 days of Q-1, Chief Executive Officer Elon Musk said in an e-Mail to employees Thursday. Deliveries set for 2 continents simultaneously with North America were a 1st for the Palo Alto, […]

Managed Money Skeptical On Levi’s Long-Term Growth Prospects

Managed Money Skeptical On  Levi’s Long-Term Growth Prospects

$LEVI Levi Strauss & Co.’s (NYSE:LEVI) is betting it can convince investors there is still room for global growth left for the 165-year old company, but managed money see the iconic US blue jeans maker’s stock may be too pricey to generate a decent return. The San Francisco-based company returned to the public markets Thursday […]

US Whiskey Exports Slow as Tariffs Take the ‘Angels Share’

US Whiskey Exports Slow as Tariffs Take the ‘Angels Share’

$BF-B American whiskey exports slumped in 2-H of Y 2018, taking a blow from higher duties by the country’s trading partners following President Trump’s tariffs an industry group said on Thursday. Canada, China, Mexico and the EU placed import duties ranging from 10% to 25% on whiskey/bourbon last year, resulting in a 11% fall in […]

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) as We Have Come to Know It

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) as We Have Come to Know It

$RACE by Michael Blanding FLASH: If you drive a Ferrari, you put premium petrol in the tank, you hit the motorway, and you step on the gas.” — Zlatan Ibrahimovic The Iconic Italian sports car maker Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) opens up about how it has achieved success by bucking industry trends. That purring engine. The buttery […]

Jobless Claims Down, Mid-Atlantic Factory Activity Up

Jobless Claims Down, Mid-Atlantic Factory Activity Up

$DIA, $SPY, $QQQ, $RUTX, $AAPL, $MU, $VXX FLASH: The S&P 500 closed at its highest mark this year. The S&P 500 gained 1.1% Thursday, bolstered by the notion of a Dovish Fed and persistently low US Treasury yields. Leadership from the S&P 500 information technology sector (+2.5%), driven by gains in Apple and Micron also […]

Consumers to See Benefit of Fed’s ‘Patience’ Policy

Consumers to See Benefit of Fed’s ‘Patience’ Policy

$SPY, $USD FLASH: “We’re in a very different world today,” Fed Chairman Jerome Powell said at a news conference, stressing that the Fed is now carefully monitoring financial conditions and stability in ways that it did not previously. Not too long ago (September 2018) rising rates were bearing down on everyone from home buyers to […]

Fed Slowly Making Economy Vulnerable

Fed Slowly Making Economy Vulnerable

$SPY, $USD FLASH: The Fed’s policy reversal is beginning to stoke systemic vulnerabilities in the economy. A surprise move by the central bank to forecast no change to interest rates for the remainder of this year will increase excesses in corporate America, which is already highly leveraged, and expose the economy to a higher chance […]

The Street’s Key Stock Analysts Research Reports

$AGN, $BDSI, $CREE, $DLTR, $LLY, $ENDP, $BTU 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: Allergan PLC (NYSE:AGN) was started with a […]

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) hit with a $1.7 billion antitrust fine for harming competition in online advertising

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) hit with a $1.7 billion antitrust fine for harming competition in online advertising

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) hit with a $1.7 billion antitrust fine for harming competition in online advertising The European Union on Wednesday hit Google-parent Alphabet (GOOGL) with a $1.7 billion antitrust fine for harming competition in online advertising, marking the third penalty issued against the internet giant by the EU. Google stock climbed despite the latest EU […]

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) contending with a growing array of bi-partisan criticism

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) contending with a growing array of bi-partisan criticism

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) contending with a growing array of bi-partisan criticism Facebook Inc. is contending with a growing array of bi-partisan criticism and fresh regulatory issues which may pose increasing risk to its unique advertising-revenue-based business model, analysts say. In recent days, President Trump tweeted that the company is “sooo on the side of the […]

E-commerce juggernaut Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) just keeps on rolling

E-commerce juggernaut Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) just keeps on rolling

E-commerce juggernaut Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) just keeps on rolling Amazon.com (NASDAQ:AMZN) stock has garnered a fair number of headlines lately, as usual. But this time around some of those headlines were a bit surprising. The most interesting was Democratic presidential hopeful Senator Elizabeth Warren suggesting that the big tech firms — Google (NASDAQ:GOOG, NASDAQ:GOOGL), Facebook (NASDAQ:FB) […]

Dow Jones Industrial Average (.DJI) closed lower after the Federal Reserve’s latest monetary-policy announcement

Dow Jones Industrial Average (.DJI) closed lower after the Federal Reserve’s latest monetary-policy announcement

Dow Jones Industrial Average (.DJI) closed lower after the Federal Reserve’s latest monetary-policy announcement The Dow Jones Industrial Average and S&P 500 closed lower on Wednesday after the Federal Reserve’s latest monetary-policy announcement dragged Treasury yields lower, pushing bank shares down. Goldman Sachs led the 30-stock Dow to end the day down 141.71 points at […]

NASDAQ Composite (.IXIC) shares dip in wobbly session

NASDAQ Composite (.IXIC) shares dip in wobbly session

NASDAQ Composite (.IXIC) shares dip in wobbly session A gauge of stocks across the world fell on Wednesday as a boost from a dovish Federal Reserve was not enough to offset concerns over economic growth and U.S.-China trade talks. Sterling fell after British Prime Minister Theresa May said she was not prepared to delay Brexit […]

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) stock is finally a short after its monster rally in 2019

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) stock is finally a short after its monster rally in 2019

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) stock is finally a short after its monster rally in 2019 Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) stock finally showed some weakness Tuesday after its double-digit move higher off of its January low. Beginning the year with a thud, AAPL stock has now tacked on more than 40 points! While, certainly, Apple’s rally was warranted, considering its […]

Twitter, Inc. (NYSE:TWTR) Climbs Despite Lawsuits

Twitter, Inc. (NYSE:TWTR) Climbs Despite Lawsuits

Twitter, Inc. (NYSE:TWTR) Climbs Despite Lawsuits Twitter saw its stock climb 3% despite rising attention to a lawsuit from a member of Congress. Republican Rep. Devin Nunes of California named the social media giant as a co-defendant in a suit filed on Monday in a Virginia state court alleging $250 million in compensatory and punitive […]

Netflix, Inc. (NASDAQ:NFLX) chart formed a ‘golden cross’

Netflix, Inc. (NASDAQ:NFLX) chart formed a ‘golden cross’

Netflix, Inc. (NASDAQ:NFLX) chart formed a ‘golden cross’ Netflix is set to gain a new competitor next week when Apple will reportedly unveil its streaming platform. Netflix shares have risen slightly in the past week and are up 35 percent this year. They are the best performers of the FANG stocks. Miller Tabak equity strategist Matt Maley said the name […]

The Walt Disney Company (NYSE:DIS) new streaming offering is likely to be the key driver

The Walt Disney Company (NYSE:DIS) new streaming offering is likely to be the key driver

The Walt Disney Company (NYSE:DIS) new streaming offering is likely to be the key driver Today is historic for Disney (NYSE:DIS) stock, as the company closed its $71 billion acquisitionof assets of Twenty-First Century Fox (NASDAQ:FOX). For Disney CEO Robert Iger, the deal had its challenges. Keep in mind that Disney’s rival, Comcast, (NASDAQ:CMCSA) tried to buy the Fox assets. But Iger […]

Tesla, Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA) Stock Remains Strong

Tesla, Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA) Stock Remains Strong

Tesla, Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA) Stock Remains Strong It has been a rough few months for Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA). Just as it seemed that Tesla stock was ready to roar to permanent, new highs due to its successful ramp of Model 3 production and a hugely profitable third quarter, TSLA stock started moving in the opposite direction. Ever since […]

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

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

$GLD,$SLV,$USD,$USO,$OIL,$SOY,$CORN,$WEAT FLASH: Gold Up, USD Dowu, Crude Oil Up, Stocks Up Notes: The Fed held interest rates steady, shave the number of hikes projected for the rest of the year at none and release details of a plan to end the monthly reduction of its massive balance sheet in September. US Crude Oil stockpiles last […]

Elon Musk’s ‘Dust Up’ with the SEC is Pushing Down Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) Stock

Elon Musk’s ‘Dust Up’ with the SEC is Pushing Down Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) Stock

$TSLA Many investors thought the battle between Elon Musk and the SEC was over, but unfortunately it appears the SEC is 2Xing down on their pressure on Tesla’s (NASDAQ:TSLA) CEO. The last thing stock Bulls want to see is the SEC and Mr. Musk back in the courts. This has caused some investors to trim […]

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) says, “Not so Fast on Electric Supercars”

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) says,  “Not so Fast on Electric Supercars”

$RACE FLASH: Technology is not ready for high-performance electric road cars yet The media is all over the fact that a Tesla M-S can go from Zero to 60mph in 2.3 secs, at least as quick as a gasoline powered Supercar from Ferrari or Lamborghini But both of those iconic Italian automakers say electric car […]

F1: Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Australia Did Not Represent Our “Real Potential”

F1: Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Australia Did Not Represent Our “Real Potential”

$RACE Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) were the favorites as they headed to the F1 season opener in Australia after dominating pre-season testing. But in the end they didn’t make the podium, let alone trouble the top step.  The Big Q: Was talk of a genuine title tilt premature? The Big A: Ferrari boss Mattia Binotto does not […]

President Trump’s Economic Growth Plan Is Sustainable

President Trump’s Economic Growth Plan Is Sustainable

US economic growth averaging 2.8% reached under President Trump’s policies can be sustained over the next 10 years, Chairman of the White House Council of Economic Advisers Kevin Hassett Wednesday. “What happened is we went from 1% growth, the new normal that would be disappointing forever, to 3% growth over the last 2 years with […]

‘Golden Cross’ Triggers DJIA

‘Golden Cross’ Triggers DJIA

$DIA FLASH: The DJIA triggered a technical signal Tuesday that many participants believe could mean more gains for stocks, the pattern is known as the ‘golden cross‘. The chart pattern comes about when a short-term moving average moves above a longer-term moving average. Moving averages are popular trend indicators used by technical analysts. In the […]

The Ethiopian Jet’s Crash, What is Known, What is Next

The Ethiopian Jet’s Crash, What is Known, What is Next

$BA FLASH: Investigators looking to uncover the causes must answer 1 of the biggest Qs: Was the plane’s software to blame? WHAT WE KNOW – Europe and Canada said they would independently certify the safety of the jets, further complicating plans to get the aircraft flying. – Boeing has stopped delivery of all new MAX […]

The Street’s Key Stock Analysts Research Reports

$WTR, $DZP, $FIVE, $LIVX, $NBL, $SCCO 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: Aqua America Inc. (NYSE:WTR) was raised to Buy […]