As Market Leadership Rotates, Money Manager Speak Out

As Market Leadership Rotates, Money Manager Speak Out

As Market Leadership Rotates, Money Manager Speak Out $DIA, $SPY, $QQQ Following are the views of 7 money managers and strategists on what could conceivably put a brake on the selling in this market. This view is held by almost everyone: that a softening in Fed’s hawkish rhetoric and President Trump’s trade dispute talk would […]

Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) Has Nothing the Auto Industry Cannot Replicate at Will

Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) Has Nothing the Auto Industry Cannot Replicate at Will

Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) Has Nothing the Auto Industry Cannot Replicate at Will $TSLA, $F, $FCAU, $GM, $VLKAY Volkswagen (OTCMKT:VLKAY) announced at the weekend that its platform is set to manufacture 50-M pure EVs, and it has acquired the batteries for that vehicle production output. Ok, Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) has mastered making EVs cars, but its technology is […]

Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA): Robyn Denholm New Board Chairwoman

Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA): Robyn Denholm New Board Chairwoman

Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA): Robyn Denholm New Board Chairwoman $TSLA Wednesday night, Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) announced Robyn Denholm has taken Elon Musk’s place as Chairwoman of the company’s board. She is also leaving her role as CFO and Head of Strategy at Telstra, Australia’s largest telecommunications company, once her 6-month notice period with Telstra is complete, and will be working as Tesla […]

Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) Q-3 Earnings Follow Up Scrutiny

Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) Q-3 Earnings Follow Up Scrutiny

Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) Q-3 Earnings Follow Up Scrutiny $TSLA The Zombie Element (ZEV Credits) undermines Tesla’s Earnings Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) beat The Street expectations for Q-3, posting a significant profit on revenue of nearly $7-B. Recall Tesla’s only other profitable Quarter, that being Q-3 of Y 2016, analysts focused on something outside the business of selling all […]

Stocks are Cheap and the Biggest Buyers are Jumping Back In

Stocks are Cheap and the Biggest Buyers are Jumping Back In

Stocks are Cheap and the Biggest Buyers are Jumping Back In $DIA, $SPY, $QQQ, $RUTX, $VXX Companies are the biggest purchasers of their own shares, and they were absent from the market for the last several weeks, just as stock prices were tumbling on worries about global trade and rising interest rates. Businesses were holding […]

Do Not Get Distracted By Tesla’s (NASDAQ:TSLA) Q-3 Profitability

Do Not Get Distracted By Tesla’s (NASDAQ:TSLA) Q-3 Profitability

Do Not Get Distracted By Tesla’s (NASDAQ:TSLA) Q-3 Profitability $TSLA Tesla posted an impressive Q-3 profit Wednesday, and the company’s top-line revenue was more stunning. The money flowing toward Tesla is more important than whether it makes or loses money on a Quarterly basis. As Tesla grows, questions could arise over its monopoly status in the EV sector, and use […]

Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) Cannot Deliver Cars Means Tesla Cannot Deliver Profits

Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) Cannot Deliver Cars Means Tesla Cannot Deliver Profits

Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) Cannot Deliver Cars Means Tesla Cannot Deliver Profits $TSLA Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) may have emerged from ‘production Hell”as the company met Wall Street expectations producing 80,142 vehicles in Q-3, about 50% more than its prior high set in it’s last Quarter, that according to the company. The latest numbers included 53,239 M-3s, just under the 5,000 or so cars […]

Ferrari’s (NYSE:RACE) CEO, “We Will Work to Double Profits by 2022”

Ferrari’s (NYSE:RACE) CEO, “We Will Work to Double Profits by 2022”

Ferrari’s (NYSE:RACE) CEO, “We Will Work to Double Profits by 2022” $RACE Ferrari(NYSE:RACE) announced  plans to introduce 15 new models on Tuesday, including a range of hybrids and a FUV vehicle, as it aims to 2X its earnings by Y 2022. In the company’s annual Capital Markets Day presentation Tuesday, CEO Louis Camilleri pared Ferrari’s long-term […]

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) to Launch 15 New Models by 2022

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) to Launch 15 New Models by 2022

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) to Launch 15 New Models by 2022 $RACE Ferrari confirmed the development of a new V6 hybrid powertrain Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) is planning a huge model line up in the next few years. During an investors meeting this week outlining its future plans, the automaker announced it will launch 15 new models by Y […]

Ferrari’s (NYSE:RACE) ‘Icona’ Project Focused Boosting Profit Margins

Ferrari’s (NYSE:RACE) ‘Icona’ Project Focused Boosting Profit Margins

Ferrari’s (NYSE:RACE) ‘Icona’ Project Focused Boosting Profit Margins $RACE Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) is set to unveil a Special Edition Supercar that will form an integral part of CEO Louis Camilleri’s highly-anticipated 5-year strategy plan. The “Icona” project, hinted to customers last month in an invitation, will broaden Ferrari’s offering of Limited Edition Super and HyperSuper cars, a […]

Tesla’s (NASDAQ:TSLA) Chairman said His EV Company “will remain public”

Tesla’s (NASDAQ:TSLA) Chairman said His EV Company “will remain public”

Tesla’s (NASDAQ:TSLA) Chairman said His EV Company “will remain public” $TSLA Late Friday When Wall Street Was Asleep, Musk Declared Tesla Will Remain Public Almost 3 weeks ago on 7 August, (NASDAQ:TSLA) Tesla’s CEO, Elon Musk, Tweeted from his care while driving to the airport, that he was planning to take the company private in […]

This Bull Market Was Born in the Depths of Financial Crisis

This Bull Market Was Born in the Depths of Financial Crisis

This Bull Market Was Born in the Depths of Financial Crisis $SPY This Wall Street Bull market was born at the depths of a financial crisis, and it has just became the longest ever recorded. Low valuations, little competition and EP/S growth that looked spectacular, but inline with historical trends, these were the forces that […]

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Garners the Top Margins in the World’s Automotive Sector

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Garners the Top Margins in the World’s Automotive Sector

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Garners the Top Margins in the World’s Automotive Sector $RACE Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) holds the Top position in the world’s automotive sector even though it is a boutique maker of exclusive, luxury Supercars and HyperSuper cars. As such the Maranello Outfit leads the industry in a Key financial metric, that is operating profit per […]

Ferrari’s (NYSE:RACE) CEO Confirms Marchionne’s Guidence

Ferrari’s (NYSE:RACE) CEO Confirms Marchionne’s Guidence

Ferrari’s (NYSE:RACE) CEO Confirms Marchionne’s Guidence $RACE Ferrari CEO correct his position and is keeping Full Year financial targets at the Italian Supercar maker after profit rose 7% in Q-2 under his recently deceased predecessor, Sergio Marchionne. CEO Louis Camilleri, 63 anni, published the latest results just 10 days after taking the wheel at the […]

The Case Against Day-trading Bitcoin

The Case Against Day-trading Bitcoin

The Case Against Day-trading Bitcoin $BTCUSD Bitcoin has long been touted as a day-trader’s paradise, place where a quick buck is easy to come by. Buy low, sell high, book your profits. But data shows that a “buy and hold” strategy might be more advantageous for those wanting to capitalize on price action in the […]

Record Numbers of America’s Small Businesses Are Boosting Profits

Record Numbers of America’s Small Businesses Are Boosting Profits

Record Numbers of America’s Small Businesses Are Boosting Profits US small businesses increased hiring and profits amid a record-level of optimism in the economy. The National Federation of Independent Business (NFIB) said its Small Business Optimism Index sustained record-high marks increasing to 104.8 in April, driven by reports of improved profits, the highest in the NFIB Small […]

Goldman Sachs’ (NYSE:GS) Beats ‘The Street’

Goldman Sachs’ (NYSE:GS) Beats ‘The Street’

Goldman Sachs’ (NYSE:GS) Beats ‘The Street’ $GS Tuesday, Goldman Sachs Group Inc (NYSE:GS) beat Wall Street’s expectations for Quarterly profit driven by a rise in trading revenue and higher fees from debt and equity underwriting. The leading Wall Street bank’s trading revenue jumped 30% from a year earlier when it reported a 2% fall, hurt […]

Traders Like Volatility, Investors Like Strong Earnings

Traders Like Volatility, Investors Like Strong Earnings

Traders Like Volatility, Investors Like Strong Earnings $DIA, $SPY, $QQQ, $VXX Stock investors are hoping a strong earnings season to restore the optimism that characterized equity markets last year. Traders are happy given the surge in volatility this year Analysts predict strong results results ahead with Q-1 S&P 500 profit growth on track to be […]

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) the Stock’s Performance

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) the Stock’s Performance

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) the Stock’s Performance $RACE The iconic Italian Supercar maker posted financial results on 1 February 2018, for Q-4 FY 2017, and for FY 2017). The Maranello, Italy-based company’s Quarterly total net revenues and adjusted diluted EPS grew 1% and 3% Y0Y, respectively. This morning, and based on Ferrari most recent new I decided […]

Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) Burning Money, Posts Biggest Quarterly Loss Ever

Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) Burning Money, Posts Biggest Quarterly Loss Ever

Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) Burning Money, Posts Biggest Quarterly Loss Ever $TSLA, $GM, $F Wednesday, Tesla Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA) said it has revised production targets for its Model 3 electric sedan, posting its worst-ever Quarterly loss, and warned that its spending would increase this year. Money-losing Tesla’s long-term ability to survive depends on annually selling billions of dollars […]

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Expected To 2X Profits by 2022

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Expected To 2X Profits by 2022

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Expected To 2X Profits by 2022 $RACE Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) the Italian luxury Supercar maker predicted last week that its profit will 2X by Y 2022, as it reported earnings for Y 2017 ahead of its current plan. Ferrari said EBITDA profits in Y 2017 rose 18% to EUR 1.04-B ($1.3-B), besting  EUR 1-B […]

The Numbers That Support The Trump Stock Rally

The Numbers That Support The Trump Stock Rally

The Numbers That Support The Trump Stock Rally $SPY, $AMZN, $FB, $GOOGL, $MSFT Pundits and talking heads are suggesting worries of a ‘Blow Off” Top to the record-high stock market because equities are overpriced. But a close look finds that the market’s current value is not extreme. After a series of record-breaking closes for US stocks […]

Ferrari’s (NYSE:RACE) Luxury Supercar Demand Spikes

Ferrari’s (NYSE:RACE) Luxury Supercar Demand Spikes

Ferrari’s (NYSE:RACE) Luxury Supercar Demand Spikes $RACE Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) the Italian supercar maker plans to boost production by 2Xing assembly shifts to 2 a day in Y 2018 as deliveries are on pace to reach its 9,000-vehicle target a year earlier than schedule. The increase is part of CEO Sergio Marchionne’s, 65 anni, plan to […]

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Stock: Looking at the Technical’s

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Stock: Looking at the Technical’s

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Stock: Looking at the Technical’s $RACE Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) based in Maranello, Italy, Ferrari N.V. has a market cap of nearly $21-B. Friday in New York it closed at  101.47 with the volume at 470,500/shares exchanged. Investors has seen a ROE (return of equity) of 104.40%. Performance YTD of 89.51%. Currently Ferrari, has an […]

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Shares Consolidating at Major Support, Positive Traction

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Shares Consolidating at Major Support, Positive Traction

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Shares Consolidating at Major Support, Positive Traction $RACE After falling for 2 weeks running, Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) stock turned positive on the week ended 24 November, finishing at 113.71 and showing weekly gainer of 4.2%. As of 24 November RACE lost -5.0% MTD, while maintaining an impressive YTD gainer of 95.6%. Last week, Ferrari stock […]

Ferrari’s (NYSE:RACE)14-Month Rally “Pauses to Refresh”

Ferrari’s (NYSE:RACE)14-Month Rally “Pauses to Refresh”

Ferrari’s (NYSE:RACE)14-Month Rally “Pauses to Refresh” $RACE. $TSLA, $AMZN, $WMT Shares Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) began a long awaited healthy consolidation of its tire blistering 14 month rally over the past 2 weeks. One analysts actually rates Ferrari a Sell based on the announcement that Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) is going to build a $200-K electric sports roadster to compete […]

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Delivers for Investors and Clienti

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Delivers for Investors and Clienti

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Delivers for Investors and Clienti $RACE “La migliore Ferrari mai realizzata è la prossima”– Enzo Ferrari* Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) delivered an *ROE (return on equity) of 115.78% over the past 12 months, which is an impressive given the industry average of 16.45% during the same frame. The impressive ratio tells us that Ferrari has […]

Ferrari’s (NYSE:RACE) Shares Dipped on Profit Taking Last Week

Ferrari’s (NYSE:RACE) Shares Dipped on Profit Taking Last Week

Ferrari’s (NYSE:RACE) Shares Dipped on Profit Taking Last Week $RACE Ferrari stock (NYSE:RACE) traded on a negative note on the week ended 10 November, and settled at 109.56, or -6.7%, on profit taking after marking an all time high at 121.14 on 3 November. The worst weekly loss for Ferrari stock in the past 9 months. […]

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Minting Money for Stakeholders

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Minting Money for Stakeholders

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Minting Money for Stakeholders $RACE Ever since its IPO spin off from giant automaker Fiat-Chrysler (NYSE:FCAU) in October 2015, Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) has printed money for its stakeholders. The company set sales records in Y 2016 and continues to exceed expectations. According to the data Ferrari’s Q-3 earnings for Y 2017 are up 13% to $310-M. […]

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Profit Jumps 17% in Q-3

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Profit Jumps 17% in Q-3

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Profit Jumps 17% in Q-3 $RACE Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) saw a 3.4% increase in vehicle shipments from the same frame in Y 2017 driven by a 27% increase in sales of V-12-powered Supercars. The 4-seat GTC4Lusso drove much of the jump in 12-cylinder sales, helped by deliveries of the limited-run LaFerrari Aperta Supercar. The […]

Expect the Ultimate SUV, aka FUV, from Ferrari (NYSE:RACE)

Expect the Ultimate SUV, aka FUV, from Ferrari (NYSE:RACE)

Expect the Ultimate SUV, aka FUV, from Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) $RACE Ferrari’s CEO Sergio Marchionne 1st mentioned in August that Ferrari NV (NYSE:RACE), the Fiat-Chrysler spinoff Mr. Marchionne also leads, would likely build a Ferrari badged sport utility vehicle (FUV). Monday, CEO Marchionne said that Ferrari will spend about 2.5 years deciding how and how many […]

What’s Up With Fannie Mae & Freddie Mac

What’s Up With Fannie Mae & Freddie Mac

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

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Beats, Finishes at All-time Highs

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Beats, Finishes at All-time Highs

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Beats, Finishes at All-time Highs $RACE On 11 July 2017 I wrote that Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) is the New Aristocrat stock and a core position for managed money and savvy investors, today’s earnings and guidance proves that point. Ferrari profit rose 29% in Q-2 to about $300-M, and margins rose on it V12 vehicle sales […]

Global Stock Investors Seeing Record Market Highs

Global Stock Investors Seeing Record Market Highs

Global Stock Investors Seeing Record Market Highs $DIA, $SPY, $DAX, $DJSH, $N300, $NSEI Year to Date (YTD) investors in global stock markets are seeing record highs. Record marks for the widely-followed country indexes occurred in the context of notably low volatility, adding to investor comfort and a sense of accomplishment. All of this was accompanied […]

The Tech Sector is Hot, People Want Exposure, Money Flows

The Tech Sector is Hot, People Want Exposure, Money Flows

The Tech Sector is Hot, People Want Exposure, Money Flows $QQQ, $SPY, $FB, $AAPL, $AMZN, $NFLX, $GOOG Friday. the top-weighted technology sector (-3.4%) pushed the major averages down Friday afternoon but the S&P 500 show a loss of just 0.1%. Technology shares have led US stocks to record highs and are expected to continue to […]

Value Stocks Lag Growth Stocks So Far this Year

Value Stocks Lag Growth Stocks So Far this Year

Value Stocks Lag Growth Stocks So Far this Year $FB, $AMZN, $AAPL, $NFLX, $GOOGL The Top 10 stocks, mostly in the tech industry, account for almost half the S&P 500’s gain of 7.7% YTD. In contrast, the S&P 500 Value Index has marks just a 2% gainer so far in Y 2017, trailing the‘Growth Index’ […]

Stock Indexes Can Retrace 35-40% to Reach Historical Norms

Stock Indexes Can Retrace 35-40% to Reach Historical Norms

Stock Indexes Can Retrace 35-40% to Reach Historical Norms $DIA, $SPY, $QQQ, $VXX “Valuations are now so obscenely elevated that even an outcome that fluctuates modestly about some new, higher average would easily take the S&P 500 35 -40% lower over the completion of the current market cycle,” fund manager John Hussman said in an […]

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Beats, Profits Up Sharply, Stock Spikes

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Beats, Profits Up Sharply, Stock Spikes

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Beats, Profits Up Sharply, Stock Spikes $RACE Thursday, Ferrari (NYSE:RACE), the iconic Italian maker of Supersports and racing cars, reported a 60% increase in Q-1 net profit (22% operating profit margin) on strong sales of some of its highest-powered and highest-priced models. Ferrari’s revenue and profit both beat all analyst expectations, and shares […]

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Shares Up as Higher Supercar Output Lifts Profit

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Shares Up as Higher Supercar Output Lifts Profit

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Shares Up as Higher Supercar Output Lifts Profit $RACE, $TSLA, $GM, $F Last week Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA)  grabbed the headlines by becoming America’s most valuable carmaker, but it is the small iconic Italian carmaker Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) that is rewarding shareholders lately, with a 74% rise in the company’s stock price over the past year. Ferrari’s […]

Hermes (HRMS:PA) Record Profits Signal Recovery in Luxury Sector

Hermes (HRMS:PA) Record Profits Signal Recovery in Luxury Sector

Hermes (HRMS:PA) Record Profits Signal Recovery in Luxury Sector French luxury goods group Hermes (HRMS.PA) said it started this year on a solid ground after announcing record Y 2016 profits Wednesday, providing further evidence of a broader recovery in the luxury goods industry. Hermes, known for its $10,000 Birkin bags and $400 printed silk scarves, […]

Wall Street Finally Saw the Expected “Dip” in The Trump Rally

Wall Street Finally Saw the Expected “Dip” in The Trump Rally

Wall Street Finally Saw the Expected “Dip” in The Trump Rally $DIA,  $SPY,  $QQQ,  $VXX Wall Street dipped Tuesday as investors took some profits after the record Trump Rally run, and maybe some nervousness ahead of the Key healthcare vote Thursday The S&P 500 and DJIA put in their worst 1-day performances since before Donald […]

US Companies Profits Up, Some Will Top Expectations

US Companies Profits Up, Some Will Top Expectations

US Companies Profits Up, Some Will Top Expectations $SPY Earnings season in here, and US companies are set to report their strongest profit growth in 2 years, and just may justify Wall Street to extend its strong rally, as some participants anticipate that many companies will top expectations. Companies in the S&P 500 are expected […]

Wall Street Expects to Post Huge Q-4 Returns

Wall Street Expects to Post Huge Q-4 Returns

Wall Street Expects to Post Huge Q-4 Returns $DIA, $SPY, $QQQ, $VXX Wall Street firms are expected to post the biggest Q-4 win since the financial crisis as the US election triggered global markets activity from government bonds to currencies. Fixed-income and stock-trading revenue at the 5 biggest U.S investment banks rose 20% from a […]

China, No Restrictions on Foreign Firms Cross Border Transfers

China, No Restrictions on Foreign Firms Cross Border Transfers

China, No Restrictions on Foreign Firms Cross Border Transfers $USDCNY China’s foreign exchange authority (SAFE) said last Friday that there are no restrictions on foreign firms’ cross-border profit transfers, responding to market concerns about tightened regulation over capital outflows. As China has realized convertibility under the current account, real international payments and transfers are not […]

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Shares Driving Higher

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Shares Driving Higher

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Shares Driving Higher $RACE Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) shares have come off their 27 July 2016 lows at 37.41, and are driving higher, headed to all time highs Ferrari is a Bullish proxy for the high end market. The prevailing sentiment is that the high end market will continue to do well as long as […]

It is Time for Americans to Be Optimistic Again

It is Time for Americans to Be Optimistic Again

It is Time to Be Optimistic Again $SPY Donald Trump’s plans for the economy will boost deficits, interest rates and growth but also will create opportunities for ordinary investors, it is time for Americans to be optimistic again. Both Trump and Hillary Clinton promised sorely needed additional spending on roads and public structures, schools, railway […]

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) is a Very Profitable Company

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) is a Very Profitable Company

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) is a Very Profitable Company $RACE Last October, Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) was spun off from Fiat-Chryler (NYSE:FCAU), and the company is very profitable. On 8 July the stock closed at 41.25 and my Key indicators all turn Bullish, and I announced my 2016 Q-4 target at 56/share, Tuesday it hit 54.18 on the way […]

Ferrari’s (NYSE:RACE) LaFerrari Aperta “Sold Out” Before Debut

Ferrari’s (NYSE:RACE) LaFerrari Aperta “Sold Out” Before Debut

Ferrari’s (NYSE:RACE) LaFerrari Aperta “Sold Out” Before Debut $RACE, $FCAU Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) sold out its $2.1-M open-top version of the LaFerrari Supercar before its public debut, underscoring the iconic marque’s allure, Ferrari is a former unit of Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (NYSE:FCAU). That Supercar went on display at the Paris Motor Show Thursday. At 1 end […]

The “Headaches” of the Legal Marijuana Industry

The “Headaches” of the Legal Marijuana Industry

The “Headaches” of the Legal Marijuana Industry The legal-marijuana industry faces many challenges to doing business. Most companies in the space are frozen out of bank, cannot use credit cards for transactions, and cannot get loans, huge headaches for the industry. And marijuana is like any other commodity: when there’s a supply glut, the price […]

US Corporate Profits Fall, US Government Deficit Rises

US Corporate Profits Fall, US Government Deficit Rises

US Corporate Profits Fall, US Government Deficit Rises $DIA, $SPY, $QQQ, $VXX The federal government last month recorded the biggest monthly budget deficit since February, and the deficit so far this budget year is running 10% higher than a year ago. The US Treasury Department said Wednesday that the deficit came in at $112.8-B in July, […]

US Demand for Autos Fall in July

US Demand for Autos Fall in July

US Demand for Autos Fall in July $GM, $F, $HMC, $TM, $VLKAY US auto sales drop in July as hot weather and softening demand kept buyers at home. Major automakers have reported July sales that fell short of expectations, which has reinforced worries that the market may have peaked with last year’s record numbers. Kelley Blue […]

Pesticide Industry Adds to Bees Population Decline

Pesticide Industry Adds to Bees Population Decline

Pesticide Industry Adds to Bees Population Decline $MON, $BAYRY, $SYT Last week, Friends of the Earth (FoE) released a report, titled “Buzz Kill: How the Pesticide Industry is Clipping the Wings of Bee Protection Efforts Across the US.” The report, by Christopher Cook and Tiffany Finck-Haynes, details the pesticide industry’s outsized role in weakening and […]

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Mixed

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Mixed $WEAT, $CORN, $SOYB Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) agriculture commodities finished mixed Wednesday, with Wheat, Corn futures pulling back after rallying strongly for 2nd straight sessions, Soybean finished higher. The most active Corn contract for July delivery lost 2.5 cents, or 0.65%, to close at 3.8475 bu. July Wheat delivery […]