Domestic Box Office: Best Case Scenario Off 40%

Domestic Box Office: Best Case Scenario Off 40%

$DIS, $SNE, $CMCSA, $LGF If theaters are closed for 3 months, domestic grosses may struggle to hit $7-B, a 20-year-plus low. By 3 April, the greatest calendar migration in the 100-year-plus history of the movie business was complete as virtually all major summer tentpoles relocated amid the coronavirus pandemic in a mega-game of dominoes that […]

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Delays Restart at Maranello and Modena Plants

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Delays Restart at Maranello and Modena Plants

$RACE Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) is extending the suspension of production at its Maranello and Modena plants by about 3 wks to 3 May after Italy’s government extended a nationwide lockdown. Ferrari, and Fiat Chrysler (NYSE:FCAU), 1st announced in mid-March that it was halting production in Italy due to disruptions in component parts shipments because of the coronavirus, it extended […]

3 Top Gold Miners, All Strong Buys

3 Top Gold Miners, All Strong Buys

$GOLD, $BTG, $NEM In times of high volatility, precious metals see increased purchases as investors seek a safe-haven. Gold is the tradition safe-play, the place where savvy investors can put their money and watch it hold its value. With gold in a long term uptrend, stock investors are buying in to and they are doing […]

ETFs are Making ‘Record Purchases’ of the Precious Yellow Metal

ETFs are Making ‘Record Purchases’ of the Precious Yellow Metal

$GLD, $XAU $GOLD $NEM Thursday, Gold prices spiked after the Trump Fed announced a $2.3-B ‘Big Bang’ lending program to cushion Main Street from disruptions caused by the COVID-19 coronavirus. Gold futures for April delivery climbed 4.25% to over 1,736.20 oz to close at their highest mark since December 2012. In the last 6 wks there have huge […]

The Future is Bright for the Top US Banks, All Buys

The Future is Bright for the Top US Banks, All Buys

$C, $FITB, $KEY, $PNC Many big Banks are trading at record low marks to their S&P 500 counterparts. Looking through Bank of America Merrill Lynch’s banking research we found 4 with Buy ratings that pay solid dividends, and they look like really good buys in here. Knowing that net interest income will drop with rates […]

S&P 500 Marks Best Weekly Gainer Since 1974 on President Trump’s ‘Big Bang’ Fed Lending Program

S&P 500 Marks Best Weekly Gainer Since 1974 on President Trump’s ‘Big Bang’ Fed Lending Program

$DIA $SPY $QQQ $RUTX $VXX The US stock market will be closed Friday for Good Friday. Thursday, Wall Street closed out its best week in 45 yrs on after the Trump Fed launched its ‘Big Bang’ effort to support the economy through the coronavirus crisis. The S&P 500 index posted it best weekly gainer since […]

After Crushing the Short Sellers, Tesla, Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA) Stock Is in for a Breather

After Crushing the Short Sellers, Tesla, Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA) Stock Is in for a Breather

After Crushing the Short Sellers, Tesla, Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA) Stock Is in for a Breather Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) stock has been one of the year’s few success stories. In January and February, Tesla stock enjoyed an absolutely breathtaking short squeeze. In the span of just a few weeks, the stock shot up from around $400 to as high […]

Wall Street’s Key Stock Analysts Research Report, All Buys

Wall Street’s Key Stock Analysts Research Report, All Buys

$CSX, $AQUA, $WING The major world markets are closed for Good Friday. These are all Buys if you can manage the risk. Daily HeffX-LTN reviews dozens of Wall 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 our list for Thursday, 9 April, as follows: […]

Thursday’s World Markets Outlook: Asia-Pacific

Most Southeast Asian stock markets rose Thursday, tracking an upbeat session on Wall Street, as hopes for the coronavirus outbreak nearing its peak rose, while expectations of a cut in oil output pushed the energy-heavy Thai index higher Australian shares rose more than 2% on Thursday, tracking gains on Wall Street as hopes that the […]

Gold ETF Assets Saw Their Largest ever Quarterly Gainer in Q-1 Y 2020

Gold ETF Assets Saw Their Largest ever Quarterly Gainer in Q-1 Y 2020

$GLD $XAU Gold-backed ETFs and similar products account for a significant part of the gold market, with institutional and individual investors using them to implement many of their investment strategies. Flows in ETFs highlight short-term and long-term opinions and desires to holding gold. The data tracks gold held in physical form by open-ended ETFs and […]

Ferrari’s (NYSE:RACE) ‘Back on Track’ Program to Reopen Factories on 14 April

Ferrari’s (NYSE:RACE) ‘Back on Track’ Program to Reopen Factories on 14 April

$RACE Wednesday, Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) said it is piloting a project to conduct voluntary screening of employees and their families for coronavirus once the iconic Supercar makers factories in Italy reopen. In a statement, Ferrari said its “Back on Track” plan, developed with a pool of virologists and experts, was designed to create a safe working […]

Today’s Action Confirms Buy Signal for Stocks

Today’s Action Confirms Buy Signal for Stocks

$DIA $SPY $QQQ $RUTX $VXX Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin went on national TV Wednesday morning to assure markets that the federal government’s stimulus package is being rolled out smoothly amid the economic distress caused by measures to slow the spread of the coronavirus. The US stock market rallied Wednesday, confirming the technical buy signals seen […]

The Dow Jones Industrial Average (.DJI) gave up all of its 940-point gain as stock-market rally stumbled into the close

The Dow Jones Industrial Average (.DJI) gave up all of its 940-point gain as stock-market rally stumbled into the close

The Dow Jones Industrial Average (.DJI) gave up all of its 940-point gain as stock-market rally stumbled into the close The Dow Jones Industrial Average (DJIA) ended lower in the final half-hour of trade Tuesday, reflecting a sharp pullback from intraday highs from a market that has been attempting to rebound from brutal losses in the wake […]

Wall Street’s Key Stock Analysts Research Report, All Buys

Wall Street’s Key Stock Analysts Research Report, All Buys

$SZT, $IMMU, $SAP, $DIS These are all Buys if you can manage the risk. Daily HeffX-LTN reviews dozens of Wall 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 our list for Wednesday, 8 April, as follows: Constellation Brands Inc. (NYSE:STZ) was raised to Buy […]

First look at Tesla, Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA) Model S ‘Cheetah Stance’ Launch Mode in action

First look at Tesla, Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA) Model S ‘Cheetah Stance’ Launch Mode in action

First look at Tesla, Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA) Model S ‘Cheetah Stance’ Launch Mode in action The Tesla Model S may be due for a Plaid upgrade, but this doesn’t mean to say that the Raven Performance trim has stopped getting better. Tesla recently started rolling out a new update for its fastest sedan featuring a few […]

Twitter, Inc. (NYSE:TWTR) CEO Jack Dorsey is setting aside $1 billion in stock to establish a philanthropic venture focused initially on global relief efforts for the COVID-19 pandemic

Twitter, Inc. (NYSE:TWTR) CEO Jack Dorsey is setting aside $1 billion in stock to establish a philanthropic venture focused initially on global relief efforts for the COVID-19 pandemic

Twitter, Inc. (NYSE:TWTR) CEO Jack Dorsey is setting aside $1 billion in stock to establish a philanthropic venture focused initially on global relief efforts for the COVID-19 pandemic The outbreak of the coronavirus has dealt a shock to the global economy with unprecedented speed. Following are developments Tuesday related to the global economy, the work place and […]

The New Company Performance Metric: Earnings Before Coronavirus (EBITDAC)

The New Company Performance Metric: Earnings Before Coronavirus (EBITDAC)

$JPM $BLK A meme circulated on Twitter recently suggesting that companies suffering from the global pandemic will trot out a new performance metric: EBITDAC, for earnings before interest, tax, depreciation, amortisation and coronavirus. It’s apparently not a joke. Some companies are adjusting their numbers to avoid triggering defaults on loans, Refinitiv LPC reported last month. […]

Some Low Risk Stocks for Aggressive Growth Portfolios

Some Low Risk Stocks for Aggressive Growth Portfolios

$ATVI $AMZN $LLY $MSFT $NFLX These 5 stocks were up in what was the worst Quarter for stocks in many years. While that performance is no guarantee for this Quarter, the odds are solid that they will continue to perform. These Top companies make sense for aggressive growth accounts looking for ideas without big risk. […]

January 2022 Options Now Available for Ferrari (NYSE:RACE)

January 2022 Options Now Available for Ferrari (NYSE:RACE)

$RACE Ferrari’s (NYSE:RACE) new options begin trading Tuesday, for the January 2022 expiration. Note: 1 of the Key inputs that goes into the price an option buyer is willing to pay, is the time value, so with 654 days until expiration the newly trading contracts represent a potential opportunity for sellers of Puts or Calls […]

Major Indexes Crack the Key Resistance and Fade to Flat

Major Indexes Crack the Key Resistance and Fade to Flat

$DIA $SPY $QQQ $RUTX $VXX Tuesday, the major US stock indexes finished flat to unchanged after cracking Key overhead resistances. Stocks gapped up at the open after markets across Asia and Europe had good action overnight. The sharply higher start was attributed to optimism about a potential plateau in coronavirus cases, but the Key indices […]

NASDAQ Composite (.IXIC) 100 Forecast: Breaks Out of Recent Consolidation

NASDAQ Composite (.IXIC) 100 Forecast: Breaks Out of Recent Consolidation

NASDAQ Composite (.IXIC) 100 Forecast: Breaks Out of Recent Consolidation The NASDAQ 100 has rallied significantly during the trading session on Monday, breaking above the 8000 handle. That level was massive resistance, so the fact that we closed above there is a very bullish sign. With that in mind, and the fact that the S&P 500 […]

Dow Jones Industrial Average (.DJI) futures point to more than 200 point opening gain following Monday’s sharp rebound

Dow Jones Industrial Average (.DJI) futures point to more than 200 point opening gain following Monday’s sharp rebound

Dow Jones Industrial Average (.DJI) futures point to more than 200 point opening gain following Monday’s sharp rebound Stock futures pointed to a Tuesday opening jump in early morning trade, following a steep rebound in the previous session. Futures for the Dow Jones Industrial Average jumped 309 points, pointing to a gain of about 239 […]

Alibaba Group Holding Limited (NYSE:BABA) Backed AI Startup Sales Triple Enroute to IPO

Alibaba Group Holding Limited (NYSE:BABA) Backed AI Startup Sales Triple Enroute to IPO

Alibaba Group Holding Limited (NYSE:BABA) Backed AI Startup Sales Triple Enroute to IPO Megvii Technology Ltd. for the first time revealed the stunning growth fueled by a nation’s obsession with security. The Alibaba Group Holding Ltd.-backed startup tripled revenue to 949 million yuan ($133 million) in the first half. It generated more than 73% of […]

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) paid more than £1bn in wages but only £44m in UK corporation tax

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) paid more than £1bn in wages but only £44m in UK corporation tax

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) paid more than £1bn in wages but only £44m in UK corporation tax Google’s UK staff earned an average of £234,000 each last year as the tech firm paid more than £1bn in wages and a share scheme – but only £44m in UK corporation tax. Google, which increased UK staff numbers […]

Tesla, Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA) stock gets an upgrade at Jefferies

Tesla, Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA) stock gets an upgrade at Jefferies

Tesla, Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA) stock gets an upgrade at Jefferies Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) stock gained in today’s pre-market trading session. The stock rose over 5% in today’s trading session at 9:47 AM ET. The Dow Jones Industrial Average surged by over 900 points or 4.2%. Also, the S&P 500 and the Nasdaq Composite gained about 4.1% and […]

Wall Street’s Key Stock Analysts Research Report, All Buys

Wall Street’s Key Stock Analysts Research Report, All Buys

$EBAY, $MGPI, $TEVA These are all Buys if you can manage the risk. Daily HeffX-LTN reviews dozens of Wall 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 our list for Tuesday, 7 April, as follows: eBay Inc. (NASDAQ:EBAY) was raised to Buy from Neutral […]

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) Will Weather the Storm

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) Will Weather the Storm

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) Will Weather the Storm Shares of social media and digital advertising giant Facebook (NASDAQ:FB) have plummeted over the past six weeks on concerns that the rapidly spreading novel coronavirus will kill digital advertising globally for the foreseeable future. FB stock is consequently down about 30% from its mid-February highs. These concerns are […]

The COVID-19 IRA Conversion

The COVID-19 IRA Conversion

The current health and economic panic crises have together significantly and negatively affected some asset values. But, created at the same time significant planning opportunities, 1 is the conversion of a traditional IRA into a Roth IRA. Many investors consider converting their traditional IRA into a Roth IRA as part of their overall retirement planning. […]

F1: Ferreri’s (NYSE:RACE) Vettel Still on Mission

F1: Ferreri’s (NYSE:RACE) Vettel Still on Mission

$RACE A lot has changed since Sebastian Vettel won titles with Red Bull Racing and set himself the goal of winning with Ferrari (NYSE:RACE). There have been a lot of mistakes, but he is not ready to give up his mission to win a championship with The Scuderia. Contract negotiations are ongoing. Ferrari is the […]

Hollywood Giants Launch Streaming Media

Hollywood Giants Launch Streaming Media

$DIS $CMCSA $NFLX $AAPL The Hollywood coronavirus shutdown happened just as Comcast Corp. and Walt Disney Co. were getting their streaming products off the ground, each spend billions of dollars on new content. Disney+ and Apple TV+ both launched in November, while Comcast’s NBCUniversal is introducing its Peacock service on 15 April. Quibi, a startup created by […]

“Slowing US Virus Cases to Put Floor Under Stocks, Sunlight Ahead”

“Slowing US Virus Cases to Put Floor Under Stocks, Sunlight Ahead”

$DIA, $SPY, $QQQ, $RUTX, $VXX The DJIA rallied 7.7% to start the trading week. Sentiment was boosted by encouraging signs that the COVID-19 outbreak may be improving. The DJIA (+7.7%) and Russell 2000 (+8.2%) set the pace, followed by the NAS Comp (+7.3%) and S&P 500 (+7.0%). The positive bias was formed overnight in the […]

NASDAQ Composite (.IXIC) – Futures jump on hopes of slowdown in coronavirus cases

NASDAQ Composite (.IXIC) – Futures jump on hopes of slowdown in coronavirus cases

NASDAQ Composite (.IXIC) – Futures jump on hopes of slowdown in coronavirus cases U.S. stock index futures jumped about 4% on Monday after President Donald Trump expressed hope that the coronavirus health crisis in the United States was “leveling-off” in some of the country’s hardest-hit areas. Wall Street’s main indexes fell more than 1.5% on […]

Dow Jones Industrial Average (.DJI) Futures Surge As Investors Focus on Slowing Coronavirus Fatality Rates

Dow Jones Industrial Average (.DJI) Futures Surge As Investors Focus on Slowing Coronavirus Fatality Rates

Dow Jones Industrial Average (.DJI) Futures Surge As Investors Focus on Slowing Coronavirus Fatality Rates U.S. equity futures bounced higher Monday, while global stocks booked solid gains, as investors focused on data that suggested coronavirus deaths were slowing as the pandemic entered its third month of outbreak in major economies around the world. Italy, the […]

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) is donating 20 million masks and producing face shields to help fight coronavirus

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) is donating 20 million masks and producing face shields to help fight coronavirus

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) is donating 20 million masks and producing face shields to help fight coronavirus Apple has sourced 20 million masks through its supply chain in an effort to help healthcare professionals around the world fight the ongoing coronavirus outbreak, Apple CEO Tim Cook announced in a video posted on Twitter on Sunday. “This […]

Wall Street’s Key Stock Analysts Research Report, All Buys

Wall Street’s Key Stock Analysts Research Report, All Buys

$COBE, $ICE, $MSFT, $PTON, $TWTR These are all Buys if you can manage the risk. Daily HeffX-LTN reviews dozens of Wall 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 our list for Monday, 6 April, as follows: CBOE Global Markets Inc. (BATS:CBOE) was raised […]

Alibaba Group Holding Limited (NYSE:BABA) Stock Offers Investors a Beautiful Buying Opportunity

Alibaba Group Holding Limited (NYSE:BABA) Stock Offers Investors a Beautiful Buying Opportunity

Alibaba Group Holding Limited (NYSE:BABA) Stock Offers Investors a Beautiful Buying Opportunity After a recent bounce, Alibaba (NYSE:BABA) is down almost 20% from its 52-week highs. That’s notably better than the S&P 500, which is down about 27% from its highs. Given all the circumstances at the momentum, it’s hard to determine if Alibaba stock […]

Commentary: Paul Ebeling on Wall Street, Coronavirus Broke Globalism

Commentary: Paul Ebeling on Wall Street, Coronavirus Broke Globalism

$DIA $SPY $QQQ $RUTX $VXX Just In: Southeast Asian stock markets inched higher Monday, tracking global equities that gained due to a slowdown in coronavirus-related deaths and new infections Last Week’s US Stock Market View Technical Analysis: The action in the major US stock indexes over the past few sessions was almost identical as large-cap […]

Are Lockdowns Working? Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) Offers Location Data to Help Pandemic Fight

Are Lockdowns Working? Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) Offers Location Data to Help Pandemic Fight

Are Lockdowns Working? Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) Offers Location Data to Help Pandemic Fight Alphabet Inc.’s Google (GOOGL) is releasing data from its users to help governments track the spread of the coronavirus and assess the effectiveness of social distancing by using location information gathered from smartphones. The location data, which the search engine giant, collects […]

Tesla, Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA) engineers show ventilator prototype on YouTube

Tesla, Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA) engineers show ventilator prototype on YouTube

Tesla, Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA) engineers show ventilator prototype on YouTube Engineers at Tesla showed a prototype for a ventilator on Sunday evening in a video published on the company’s YouTube channel, as hospitals around the country overwhelmed by coronavirus patients face device shortages. The design for the ventilators relies heavily on Tesla car parts, one of […]

Investors Looking at a Wide Range of Indicators for Market Direction

Investors Looking at a Wide Range of Indicators for Market Direction

$VXX $DIA $SPY $QQQ Investors are studying a wide range of technical indicators, from infection counts to more traditional indicators, for clues on the direction the markets will take in coming weeks as the pandemic caused by the novel coronavirus continues to spread. Some point to signs that the worst of the waterfall sell-off that […]

Market Commentators Turning Bullish, the Futures are Open Reflecting this Optimism

Market Commentators Turning Bullish, the Futures are Open Reflecting this Optimism

$DIA $SPY $QQQ $RUTX $VXX $MS $EV Commentators from Morgan Stanley (NYSE:MS) to Eaton Vance (NYSE:EV) are encouraged by a combination of unprecedented government and central bank stimulus efforts, declining volatility and the Key: Signs that the coronavirus pandemic is peaking in parts of Europe. “There is light at the end of the tunnel but it’s still […]

F1: Seb Vettel in Contract Negotiations with Ferrari

F1: Seb Vettel in Contract Negotiations with Ferrari

$RACE Sebastian Vettel, “Happiness, not money, Key to new Ferrari F1 deal” Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) F1 driver Sebastian Vettel says money “is not the most important thing” in his discussions with Ferrari about a new contract. Mr Vettel, 32 anni, who joined Ferrari in Y 2015, has been in talks with The Scuderia over a new […]

Crude Oil Responds to President Trump’s Efforts to Stabilize the World Market

Crude Oil Responds to President Trump’s Efforts to Stabilize the World Market

$DIA $SPY $QQQ $RUTX $USO $OIL $VXX Friday afternoon, President Trump met with Big Oil company executives at the White House to discuss this Oil price decline threatening their businesses, brought on by the coronavirus outbreak and a Saudi-Russia price war. “We will work this out and we will get our energy business back,” President Trump […]

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) in Deal With Amazon Allows Prime Video Users to Make In-App Purchases

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) in Deal With Amazon Allows Prime Video Users to Make In-App Purchases

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) in Deal With Amazon Allows Prime Video Users to Make In-App Purchases Apple Inc. (AAPL) is allowing Amazon.Com Inc.’s (AMZN) Prime Video subscribers to buy or rent video content using the e-commerce company’s app on their iPhones and other Apple devices. The deal marks a change in Apple’s policy. Previously the tech […]

Wall Street’s Key Stock Analysts Research Report, All Buys

Wall Street’s Key Stock Analysts Research Report, All Buys

$APD, $GOOGL, $GILD, $INTU, $LRCX These are all Buys if you can manage the risk. Daily HeffX-LTN reviews dozens of Wall 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 our list for Friday, 3 April, these are all Top companies with huge cash piles, […]

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) Data Shines Light on Whether Coronavirus Lockdowns Worldwide Are Working

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) Data Shines Light on Whether Coronavirus Lockdowns Worldwide Are Working

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) Data Shines Light on Whether Coronavirus Lockdowns Worldwide Are Working Alphabet Inc’s Google has published charts showing how the coronavirus has brought hard-hit Italy to a standstill, led to runs on grocery stores around the world and prompted a stark drop in going-out between Mardi Gras and St. Patrick’s Day. The analysis […]

Tesla, Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA) crushed analysts’ consensus estimates

Tesla, Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA) crushed analysts’ consensus estimates

Tesla, Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA) crushed analysts’ consensus estimates Shares of electric-car maker Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) are soaring in after-hours trading on Thursday. As of 5:23 p.m. EDT, the stock was up more than 18% — about $85 per share higher than the $454.47 price it closed the trading day at. The stock’s steep rise was driven by the release of Tesla’s […]

Twitter, Inc. (NYSE:TWTR) Stock Sinks As Market Gains: What You Should Know

Twitter, Inc. (NYSE:TWTR) Stock Sinks As Market Gains: What You Should Know

Twitter, Inc. (NYSE:TWTR) Stock Sinks As Market Gains: What You Should Know Twitter (TWTR) closed at $23.02 in the latest trading session, marking a -1.29% move from the prior day. This change lagged the S&P 500’s daily gain of 2.28%. Meanwhile, the Dow gained 2.24%, and the Nasdaq, a tech-heavy index, added 1.72%. Prior to […]

Healthcare Stocks Alluring in Defensive Market

Healthcare Stocks Alluring in Defensive Market

$GILD $REGN $LLY $VRTX The COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic has put the spotlight on stocks in the US healthcare sector, home to the companies that could develop treatments, vaccines and improved diagnostics needed to engage and defeat the greatest public health enemy in over 100 yrs. Healthcare has held up better than most S&P 500 sectors. […]

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

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

$RACE Ferrari(NYSE/MTA:RACE) announces that under the Third Tranche of the common share buyback program announced on 14 November 2019, the Company has purchased additional common shares – reported in aggregate form, on a daily basis – on the Italian Stock Exchange (MTA) as follows: TradingDate(dd/mm/yyyy)   Stock Exchange Number of common shares purchased   Average […]

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) Plans to Pay Hundreds of Contract Workers Sent Home Due to Coronavirus

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) Plans to Pay Hundreds of Contract Workers Sent Home Due to Coronavirus

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) Plans to Pay Hundreds of Contract Workers Sent Home Due to Coronavirus After initially being told that they would sent home without pay during the extended COVID-19 lockdown, Apple (NASDAQ: AAPL) said that it will continue to pay hundreds of hourly contract workers, including janitors, shuttle bus drivers, and other operations employees at the company’s […]

NASDAQ Composite (.IXIC) – Futures slide as jobless claims top 6 million

NASDAQ Composite (.IXIC) – Futures slide as jobless claims top 6 million

NASDAQ Composite (.IXIC) – Futures slide as jobless claims top 6 million U.S. stock index futures fell on Thursday after U.S. jobless claims topped a whopping 6 million as more jurisdictions enforced stay-at-home measures to curb the coronavirus pandemic. The number of Americans filing claims for unemployment benefits hit a record high for a second […]

Dow Jones Industrial Average (.DJI) soars 496 points as traders await official approval for $2 trillion coronavirus stimulus deal

Dow Jones Industrial Average (.DJI) soars 496 points as traders await official approval for $2 trillion coronavirus stimulus deal

Dow Jones Industrial Average (.DJI) soars 496 points as traders await official approval for $2 trillion coronavirus stimulus deal The S&P 500 and the Dow Jones industrial average climbed on Wednesday as the Senate moved toward a final vote on a $2 trillion relief package to aid the economic fallout from the coronavirus outbreak. The […]

Alibaba Group Holding Limited (NYSE:BABA) Stock at a 20% Discount, Rare Opportunity for Investors!

Alibaba Group Holding Limited (NYSE:BABA) Stock at a 20% Discount, Rare Opportunity for Investors!

Alibaba Group Holding Limited (NYSE:BABA) Stock at a 20% Discount, Rare Opportunity for Investors! Alibaba (NYSE:BABA) stock rose 1.68% to $194.48 on Tuesday. Notably, the company is China’s leading e-commerce company and the country’s top cloud computing provider. Alibaba is also into the package delivery business. Currently, e-commerce is a rapidly growing market in China. Consumers […]

Tesla, Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA) delivery expectations at 77,000 cars — can they beat that?

Tesla, Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA) delivery expectations at 77,000 cars — can they beat that?

Tesla, Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA) delivery expectations at 77,000 cars — can they beat that? Tesla is about to release its delivery and production numbers for the first quarter of 2020, and expectations have been revised down to 77,000 electric cars due to the coronavirus crisis. Can they beat that? Unlike most automakers who release monthly delivery […]

Wall Street’s Key Stock Analysts Research Report, All Buys

Wall Street’s Key Stock Analysts Research Report, All Buys

$ALL, $CVNA, $DENN, $DPZ, $PANW, $SWX These are all Buys if you can manage the risk. Daily HeffX-LTN reviews dozens of  Wall 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 our list for Thursday, 2 April, as follows: Allstate Corp. (NYSE:ALL) was maintained […]

F1: Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Backed the Rule Change for the Benefit of the Motorsport

F1: Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Backed the Rule Change for the Benefit of the Motorsport

$RACE Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) says that accepting the delay to the introduction of the new Y 2021 regulations has likely put it at a disadvantage to its rivals, but it had to do so for the sake of F1. In the wake of the coronavirus pandemic upending the F1 season schedule, and teams likely to face […]

The People Who ‘Hate’ President Trump Have Turned the Virus National Emergency into a Political ‘Football’

The People Who ‘Hate’ President Trump Have Turned the Virus National Emergency into a Political ‘Football’

$DIA $SPY $QQQ $RUTX $VXX Just In: House Dems are said to be putting together a “9/11-style commission” where they will be investigating President Trump’s response to the coronavirus. This is shocking considering America is focused on beating the deadly disease and they cant get investigations out of their minds. The people who hate Donald […]

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) Buys Weather App Dark Sky in Undisclosed Deal

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) Buys Weather App Dark Sky in Undisclosed Deal

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) Buys Weather App Dark Sky in Undisclosed Deal Apple Inc. (AAPL) has acquired Dark Sky, a weather app, for an undisclosed sum. As a result of the deal, Dark Sky, which provides minute by minute weather forecasts, will terminate its Android and Wear OS versions in July, the company said in a […]

NASDAQ Composite (.IXIC) – U.S. stock futures tumble as coronavirus crisis intensifies

NASDAQ Composite (.IXIC) – U.S. stock futures tumble as coronavirus crisis intensifies

NASDAQ Composite (.IXIC) – U.S. stock futures tumble as coronavirus crisis intensifies  U.S. stock index futures sank on Wednesday following stark predictions of a rising U.S. death toll and economic damage from the coronavirus outbreak, a day after the S&P 500 ended its worst quarter since the 2008 financial crisis. President Donald Trump on Tuesday […]

Dow Jones Industrial Average (.DJI) set for sharp drop after worst first quarter ever

Dow Jones Industrial Average (.DJI) set for sharp drop after worst first quarter ever

Dow Jones Industrial Average (.DJI) set for sharp drop after worst first quarter ever Dow futures pointed to a drop of more than 700 points at Wednesday’s open on the first day of April and the second quarter on Wall Street. White House officials are projecting 100,000 to 240,000 U.S. deaths from COVID-19, with fatalities peaking over […]

Tesla, Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA) Stock Short Sellers Are Once Bitten, Twice Shy!

Tesla, Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA) Stock Short Sellers Are Once Bitten, Twice Shy!

Tesla, Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA) Stock Short Sellers Are Once Bitten, Twice Shy! The short interest in Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) stock has fallen sharply since October. The sharp rise in the stock price triggered a short squeeze. Bears lost billions of dollars as the stock rose to almost $1,000 earlier this year. Meanwhile, coronavirus fears caught up with […]

Twitter, Inc. (NYSE:TWTR) Metastock Technical Forecast

Twitter, Inc. (NYSE:TWTR) Metastock Technical Forecast

Twitter, Inc. (NYSE:TWTR) Metastock Technical Forecast This content is sponsored by Heffx and Metastock. Sign up today and receive 3 months for the price of 1. Twitter is an American microblogging and social networking service on which users post and interact with messages known as “tweets”. Registered users can post, like, and retweet tweets, but unregistered users can only read them. Users access Twitter through […]

Wall Street’s Key Stock Analysts Research Report, All Buys

Wall Street’s Key Stock Analysts Research Report, All Buys

$ARNA, $CAT, $DE, $EOG, $SIRI These are all Buys if you can manage the risk. Daily HeffX-LTN reviews dozens of  Wall 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 our list for Wednesday, 1 April, as follows: Arena Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ:ARNA) was started […]

Balance sheet and cash flow strengths are expected to buoy Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) through the coronavirus-related downturn

Balance sheet and cash flow strengths are expected to buoy Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) through the coronavirus-related downturn

Balance sheet and cash flow strengths are expected to buoy Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) through the coronavirus-related downturn Balance sheet and cash flow strengths are expected to buoy Facebook through the coronavirus-related downturn. In fact, the social media company is expected not only to survive, but to thrive. “FB is benefiting from increasing user engagement as more people […]

F1: Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) at a Disadvantage on the Virus Delayed Season

F1: Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) at a Disadvantage on the Virus Delayed Season

$RACE Agreeing to delay the all-new 2021 F1 regulations puts Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) facing the likelihood of being at a disadvantage compared to its rivals, says team Boss Mattia Binotto. As a result of the global coronavirus crisis, this year’s F1 season has been disrupted and forced major alterations for the motorsports’ championship’s future. It was […]

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) 2020 Outlook

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) 2020 Outlook

$RACE Yes, Ferrari’s (NYSE:RACE) factories are located in the center of Italy’s coronavirus tragedy, but the company has said it hopes to reopen its Maranello and Modena factories on 14 April provided it has guaranteed parts supplies. Investors expect Ferrari profitability to slow a bit in Y 2020 but recover and resume accelerating in Ys […]

The Coronavirus Will Change America

The Coronavirus Will Change America

$DIA $SPY $QQQ $RUTX $VXX America is at War President Trump is commanding and the nation’s governors, mayors and industry leaders are acting in concert to mobilization efforts for the major conflict. As with all major Wars, this will change how Americans think, engage with the world, and behave. Since WWII, Western leaders have embraced globalization, governed by rules for equitable competition, […]

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) iPhone 9 might launch as soon as this week

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) iPhone 9 might launch as soon as this week

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) iPhone 9 might launch as soon as this week Apple just unveiled a few new products, including the iPad Pro and new MacBook Air, but the first quarter of 2020 should also have brought us an exciting new iPhone. That was before the novel coronavirus ended normal life in the US and almost […]

Dow Jones Industrial Average (.DJI) Rallies Despite Extended Lockdown Measures

Dow Jones Industrial Average (.DJI) Rallies Despite Extended Lockdown Measures

Dow Jones Industrial Average (.DJI) Rallies Despite Extended Lockdown Measures The Dow kicked off the week with an almost 700-point surge, roaring to its session highs in the last minute of trading. Measures to combat the coronavirus are in focus today, after President Donald Trump extended social distancing measures in the U.S. until April 30, and Johnson […]

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) to Donate $800M to Combat Coronavirus

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) to Donate $800M to Combat Coronavirus

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) to Donate $800M to Combat Coronavirus Alphabet Inc.‘s GOOGL Google is leaving no stone unturned to help the society in fighting the coronavirus pandemic. As the coronavirus pandemic continues to spread, the rising number of infected patients calls for better infrastructure and safety for the comparatively lesser number of healthcare workers. Hospitals are grappling […]

Tesla, Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA) stock rally: UBS upgrades

Tesla, Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA) stock rally: UBS upgrades

Tesla, Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA) stock rally: UBS upgrades Tesla’s stock rally continued today as analysts debate the company’s long-term prospects. Several analysts have cut their price targets for the company as deliveries are expected to be lower than expected before the coronavirus pandemic hit. However, some have upgraded their position on Tesla Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA) stock. Q4 2019 hedge […]

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) Throws Local News $100 Million Lifeline Amid COVID-19 Pandemic

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) Throws Local News $100 Million Lifeline Amid COVID-19 Pandemic

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) Throws Local News $100 Million Lifeline Amid COVID-19 Pandemic Facebook (NASDAQ: FB) is giving local news a lifeline amid the COVID-19 pandemic announcing a $100 million investment. In a blog post, Campbell Brown, vice president of global news partnerships at the social media giant, announced the company is investing $25 million in […]

Wall Street’s Key Stock Analysts Research Report, All Buys

Wall Street’s Key Stock Analysts Research Report, All Buys

$FIS, $FC, $KMB, $NUE, $PG, $RS, $VIAC These are all Buys if you can manage the risk. Daily HeffX-LTN reviews dozens of  Wall 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 our list for Tuesday, 31 March, as follows: Fidelity National Information Services […]

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

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

$RACE Ferrari (NYSE/MTA:RACE) announces that under the 3rd tranche of the common share buyback program announced on 14 November 2019, the Company has purchased additional common shares – reported in aggregate form, on a daily basis – on the Italian Stock Exchange (MTA) as follows: TradingDate(dd/mm/yyyy)   Stock Exchange Number of common shares purchased   […]

Big Pharma and the Coronavirus Vaccine

Big Pharma and the Coronavirus Vaccine

$JNJ, $ABT, $GILD, $NVS, $TEVA, $SNY, $RGCN There are currently 548,000 active cases of the coronavirus and over 191,000 closed cases. Of those with outcomes, nearly 156,000 of those infected have recovered, while over 35,000 deaths have been reported. The quickest, most effective solution to this situation is to find a vaccine. Below are some […]

These Companies Have Had Little Shaved from Their Market Cap During the Virus War

These Companies Have Had Little Shaved from Their Market Cap During the Virus War

$MSFT $AAPL $AMZN $GOOGL $FB $BRK.A $V $JPM $WMT These are large companies that are well positioned to help the new/post-virus consumer economy and the product and service businesses that serve it. Microsoft Corp’s (NASDAQ:MSFT) market cap is $1.13-T. Shares have retreated 7.6% over the past month. The company’s position as a leader in cloud […]

US Stocks Up, Crude Oil Down

US Stocks Up, Crude Oil Down

$DIA $SPY $QQQ $RUTX $OIL $USO $VXX DJIA Jumps 700 as Crude Oil Falls Below $20 to 18-Yr Lows US stocks rose Monday as investors look for shares that have become cheap and can withstand the impact to the economy from efforts to stem the spread of the coronavirus. The S&P healthcare sector jumped 4.67% on the […]

Teladoc Health, Inc. (NYSE:TDOC) Metastock Technical Forecast

Teladoc Health, Inc. (NYSE:TDOC) Metastock Technical Forecast

Teladoc Health, Inc. (NYSE:TDOC) Metastock Technical Forecast This content is sponsored by Heffx and Metastock. Sign up today and receive 3 months for the price of 1. Coronavirus is leading us to the future of health care. It’s called ‘telemedicine’  Teladoc Health, Inc. engages in the provision of telehealthcare services using a technology platform via mobile devices, the […]

UnitedHealth Group Incorporated (NYSE:UNH) Metastock Technical Forecast

UnitedHealth Group Incorporated (NYSE:UNH) Metastock Technical Forecast

UnitedHealth Group Incorporated (NYSE:UNH) Metastock Technical Forecast This content is sponsored by Heffx and Metastock. Sign up today and receive 3 months for the price of 1. Coronavirus is leading us to the future of health care. It’s called ‘telemedicine’  UnitedHealth Group, Inc. engages in the provision of health care coverage, software, and data consultancy […]

Wall Street’s Key Stock Analysts Research Report, All Buys

Wall Street’s Key Stock Analysts Research Report, All Buys

$BRKS, $CL, $LULU, $NNN, $NVAX, $PG, $QCOM, $RGLD, $UGI These are all Buys if you can manage the risk. Daily HeffX-LTN reviews dozens of  Wall 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 our list for Monday, 30 March, as follows: Brooks Automation […]

Sentiment is a Volatile Motivator

Sentiment is a Volatile Motivator

$VXX $USD $GBP $EUR $XAU $GLD Keeping tabs on the overall market correlation across assets on the risk or safe haven side was my focus at the weekend. Even though things eased last week with over $5-T in sidelined cash coming back in just 4 days, circumstances might see it snap back into the Bear’s […]

Investors Turn the Most Bearish Since February 2009

Investors Turn the Most Bearish Since February 2009

$SPY The economic shock from the coronavirus pandemic shocked US investors 5 wks, and now they are expressing the most pessimism about the direction of the stock market since February and March 2009, in the aftermath of the previous financial crisis, according to an AAII survey conducted during the week ended Wednesday, 25 March. Some […]

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) “Continues to Create Value for All Stakeholders…”

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) “Continues to Create Value for All Stakeholders…”

$RACE Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) has extended the shutdown of its 2 plants to 14 April, at which time it will restart production. All activities that can be conducted via smart working will continue to be performed, as has been the case in recent weeks. Ferrari will cover all days of absence to those unable to take advantage […]

NASDAQ Composite (.IXIC) – Wall Street gains as job losses stir talk of more stimulus

NASDAQ Composite (.IXIC) – Wall Street gains as job losses stir talk of more stimulus

NASDAQ Composite (.IXIC) – Wall Street gains as job losses stir talk of more stimulus Wall Street gained more ground on Thursday as the record weekly jobless claims came in below investors’ worst fears, but added to the case for more stimulus to combat the economic impact of the coronavirus pandemic. Initial claims for unemployment […]

Dow Jones Industrial Average (.DJI) just entered a new bull-market phase

Dow Jones Industrial Average (.DJI) just entered a new bull-market phase

Dow Jones Industrial Average (.DJI) just entered a new bull-market phase The bull market is dead, long live the bull market. By some accounts, the Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA, +6.37% just entered a new bull-market phase, killing the 11-day-old bear market. To some market participants that notion may, indeed, feel like a lot of bull. It may […]

Nutra Pharma Corp. (OTC:NPHC) Looks Set to Rally

Nutra Pharma Corp. (OTC:NPHC) Looks Set to Rally

Nutra Pharma Corp. (OTC:NPHC) Looks Set to Rally Nutra Pharma Corp. (OTC: NPHC) is a biopharmaceutical company engaged in the acquisition, licensing and marketing of homeopathic treatments and ethical drugs for the management of pain, neurological disorders, cancer, auto-immune and infectious diseases. Nutra Pharma, through its RectoPharm subsidiary, carries out basic drug discovery research and […]

Wall Street’s Key Stock Analysts Research Report

Wall Street’s Key Stock Analysts Research Report

$AMN, $ARNA, $T, $CVX, $CSCO, $CLX, $EVER, $MU, $NOW These are all Buys if you can manage the risk. Daily HeffX-LTN reviews dozens of  Wall 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 our list for Friday, 27 March, as follows: AMN Healthcare […]

Keep Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) Stock on Your Radar as Markets Continue to Tumble

Keep Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) Stock on Your Radar as Markets Continue to Tumble

Keep Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) Stock on Your Radar as Markets Continue to Tumble The coronavirus may have decimated market indices, but how does this factor into future prospects for Alphabet (NASDAQ:GOOG GOOGL)? GOOG stock, a FANG component and de-facto “NASDAQ Blue Chip”, has tumbled in the market maelstrom. Shares have dropped from above $1500 per share to just […]

Tesla, Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA) stock (TSLA) has surged 40% in a week

Tesla, Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA) stock (TSLA) has surged 40% in a week

Tesla, Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA) stock (TSLA) has surged 40% in a week Tesla stock (NASDAQ:TSLA) has surged 40% over the past seven days. Tesla’s recovery comes amidst some updates from Wall Street about the electric car maker’s short-term and long-term prospects. In a note earlier this week, Argus Research analyst Bill Selesky cut his rating on […]

Amid Coronavirus Lockdown, Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) Portal TV Video Chat Device Sold Out

Amid Coronavirus Lockdown, Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) Portal TV Video Chat Device Sold Out

Amid Coronavirus Lockdown, Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) Portal TV Video Chat Device Sold Out Dismissed by industry analysts, Facebook’s Portal TV video chat device has been sold out on company’s website as well as on online platforms like Best Buy and Amazon, as people find the video calling app best way to stay in touch with […]

“My work shows that the ‘machine’ selling over the past 4 wks to Monday has peaked”

“My work shows that the ‘machine’ selling over the past 4 wks to Monday has peaked”

$DIA $SPY $QQQ $RUTX $BLK $CS $JPM Stocks extended their rally after the Senate and Fed took unprecedented measures to protect the US economy from the coronavirus shock, with Black Rock (NYSE:BLK), Credit Swiss (NYSE:CS) and other big Wall Street banks said Thursday night that the major US stock market indexes marked at an inflection […]

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Periodic Report on the Buyback Program

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Periodic Report on the Buyback Program

$RACE Ferrari N.V. (NYSE/MTA:RACE) informs that the Company has purchased, under the 3rd tranche of the common share buyback program announced on 14 November 2019, additional common shares – reported in aggregate form, on a daily basis on the Italian Stock Exchange (MTA) as follows: TradingDate(dd/mm/yyyy)   Stock Exchange Number of common shares purchased   […]

20 November Options Trading for Ferrari (NYSE:RACE)

20 November Options Trading for Ferrari (NYSE:RACE)

$RACE Investors in Ferrari NV (NYSE:RACE) saw new options become available this week, for the 20 November expiration. 1 of the Key inputs that goes into the price an option buyer is willing to pay, is the time value, so with 239 days until expiration the newly available contracts represent a possible opportunity for sellers […]

Alibaba Group Holding Limited (NYSE:BABA) Taobao launches platform to help factories digitalise their operations in China

Alibaba Group Holding Limited (NYSE:BABA) Taobao launches platform to help factories digitalise their operations in China

Alibaba Group Holding Limited (NYSE:BABA) Taobao launches platform to help factories digitalise their operations in China Taobao, the e-commerce marketplace owned by Alibaba Group Holding, has launched a new initiative to help drive the digital transformation of traditional factories in China using its consumer-to-manufacturer (C2M) system. The platform will enable companies to better manage raw […]

Tesla, Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA) Stock Is Positioned for Future Success

Tesla, Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA) Stock Is Positioned for Future Success

Tesla, Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA) Stock Is Positioned for Future Success It wasn’t so long ago that the big story of 2020 was the success of Tesla Inc (NASDAQ:TSLA). Tesla stock started the year hot, gaining as much as 100% before the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) derailed the economy. With TSLA stock falling, much like the rest of the stock […]

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) Says Fast Spread of Coronavirus Hits Advertising Sales, Apps Usage Surges

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) Says Fast Spread of Coronavirus Hits Advertising Sales, Apps Usage Surges

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) Says Fast Spread of Coronavirus Hits Advertising Sales, Apps Usage Surges Facebook Inc (FB) said the coronavirus outbreak is slowing down its advertising sales, even as usage of its social media platforms is growing fast following a lockdown in many countries around the world. “We’ve seen a weakening in our ads business […]