Commentary: Paul Ebeling on Wall Street

Commentary: Paul Ebeling on Wall Street

$DIA, $SPY, $QQQ, $RUTX, $VXX FLASH: Stocks overreacted to the FOMC’s rate decision in the minds of investors, WH advisor calling for an emergency meeting of the committee to cut rates further. President Trump plays the tariff card to pressure Fed Chairman Powell, . The market has become susceptible to every China headline, nothing new. […]

Savvy Money is Betting Both Sides of the US-China Trade Dispute

Savvy Money is Betting Both Sides of the US-China Trade Dispute

$SPY, $SPX Hedge-fund billionaire Ray Dalio advised savvy investors to bet on “both horses in the race” amid rising trade tensions between the US and China. He argued that investors still have a historic opportunity to buy into China as it opens up its markets to foreign investments. “Would you have not wanted to invest with […]

Trump Trade Deal Optimism Driving This Market

Trump Trade Deal Optimism Driving This Market

$DIA, $SPY, $QQQ, $RUTX, $BAC, $VXX US are stocks rallying this year on signs of progress in US-S trade talks as managed and sidelined money continues to bet that there is not much upside left when President Trump’s deal is reached. That is wrong Heffx-LTN’s corporate earnings and equity valuations model as of Saturday indicates […]

Ferrari’s (NYSE:RACE) Stock Option Call Volume Surging

Ferrari’s (NYSE:RACE) Stock Option Call Volume Surging

Ferrari’s (NYSE:RACE) Stock Option Call Volume Surging $RACE Ferrari’s (NYSE:RACE) Call volume spiked Tuesday, with more than 4,800 contracts crossing, compared to a daily average of 667. The data say that more than 50% of that volume is for the February 2019 105-strike Call, where 1 player bought more than $2-M worth of options, about […]

Bitcoin Whale Unable to Cover Huge ‘Wrong’ Bet, Traders Suffer

Bitcoin Whale Unable to Cover Huge ‘Wrong’ Bet, Traders Suffer

Bitcoin Whale Unable to Cover Huge ‘Wrong’ Bet, Traders Suffer $BTCUSD A huge wrong-way (Long) bet on Bitcoin left an unidentified futures trader unable to cover his/her losses, burning counterparties and threatening to dent confidence in 1 of the world’s largest cryptocurrency venues. The long position in Bitcoin futures listed on OKEx, a Hong Kong-based […]

As Losses Mount Soros Continues to Bet Against US Stocks

As Losses Mount Soros Continues to Bet Against US Stocks

As Losses Mount Soros Continues to Bet Against US Stocks $SPY, $RUT, $QQQ US SEC filings show George Soros continues to invest in Put options that will profit him only if the stock market they are linked to declines in value. Soros Fund Management held put options on PowerShares QQQ Trust, SPDR S&P 500 ETF, […]

Carl Icahn, Herbalife (NYSE:HLF) “Strong Candidate to Go Private”

Carl Icahn, Herbalife (NYSE:HLF) “Strong Candidate to Go Private”

Carl Icahn, Herbalife (NYSE:HLF) “Strong Candidate to Go Private” $HLF Carl Icahn continued his support Tuesday for Donald Trump saying, he will reduce the regulation of US companies. Carl Icahn, 80 anni, said that nutrition and weight management company Herbalife (NYSE:HLF) would be a strong candidate to go private, as such a move would allow […]