Breathing is a Powerful Tool to Relieve Stress and Anxiety

Breathing is a Powerful Tool to Relieve Stress and Anxiety

#Mind #Body #Spirit #anxiety #stress #breathing #virus #chaos The anxieties and stress associated with C-19 can wreak havoc with our bodies, mentally and physically causing symptoms of fatigue, gastrointestinal upset, elevated blood pressure and pulse, as well as depression, sadness and strained relationships. But a simple breathing exercise can help calm the body and mind, […]

US Existing Home Sales Up by Record 20.7% After Slumping for 3 Months

US Existing Home Sales Up by Record 20.7% After Slumping for 3 Months

#home #sales #prices #inventory #FHFA #NAR #work #C19coronavirus Existing home sales rose by 20.7% M-M in June to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 4.72-M That is the largest monthly increase on record, although the seasonally adjusted annual rate of existing home sales is still 18% lower than where it stood in February. The Key […]

Aesop’s Fable: The Ant and the Grasshopper

Aesop’s Fable: The Ant and the Grasshopper

#AesopFable #AntandGrasshopper, #moral #lessons #planning #future The Ant and the Grasshopper is one of Aesop’s Fables, numbered 373 in the Perry Index. The fable describes how a hungry grasshopper begs for food from an ant when Winter comes is refused and dies. The situation sums up moral lessons about the virtues of hard work and planning for the […]

The Next Aid/Relief/Stimulus Legislation to Include Long-Term Economic Fixes

The Next Aid/Relief/Stimulus Legislation to Include Long-Term Economic Fixes

The next C-19 coronavirus chaos aid/relief/stimulus bill should include long-term measures to help fix the the great American economy. “We need to move from rescue assistance to more long-term economic growth incentives,” Larry Kudlow said in a TV interview Friday. He said the next stimulus package should feature measures that pay Americans more to “work, […]

Fed’s Report says Recovery will not be Fast

Fed’s Report says Recovery will not be Fast

The Fed’s Beige Book report took the temperature of business activity across its 12 US districts shedding light on the depth of the economic pain generated by The China Virus, which led to an instant and unprecedented downturn. The Fed’s survey, known as the “Beige Book,” was completed in April, when non-essential businesses were shut down in […]

C-19 Coronavirus Chaos Unemployment Benefits are “a barrier to getting people back to work”

C-19 Coronavirus Chaos Unemployment Benefits are “a barrier to getting people back to work”

GOP weighs jobless aid cuts to urge Americans back to work. President Trump and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell met Thursday at the White House as Republicans plan to phase out C-19 coronavirus chaos-related unemployment benefits to encourage Americans to go back to work. Revamping jobless aid is becoming the focus of debate over the […]

Businesses are Returning to Productivity, Resilience is Key

Businesses are Returning to Productivity, Resilience is Key

Investments in resiliency will be/are a Key part of survival for many businesses, providing the know how required if there are further setbacks ahead over the next year or 2. Many companies are conjuring the details and building the capabilities needed for a return to productivity (work). They are running spreadsheets to see how many people […]

President Trump on the Unemployment Report: “I Can Bring It Back”

President Trump on the Unemployment Report: “I Can Bring It Back”

Friday, President Trump said a government report Friday showing massive US job losses from the C-19 coronavirus chaos is not a surprise and that he should not be blamed for it. The Labor Department announced Friday that the US lost 20.5-M jobs in April, as the nation enacted practices that collapsed the economy. The unemployment rate […]

Ferrari starts the “Installation Lap” phase, courses on new safety regulations

Ferrari starts the “Installation Lap” phase, courses on new safety regulations

$RACE Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) launched the “Installation Lap” phase, safety training primarily for employees involved in the resumption of production from Monday, 4 May. The Company has dedicated several days to this crucial phase. It has decided to put before the start of production the training sessions for workers, in particular, on the best precautionary measures […]

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Workers Tested for Coronavirus Before Going Back to Work Monday

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Workers Tested for Coronavirus Before Going Back to Work  Monday

$RACE Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) normally high energy factory and HQ’s stood mostly deserted earlier this week, except for the line of Red Dressed Scuderia employees waiting to have their blood drawn and tested for coronavirus antibodies. The iconic Supercar maker is to restart operations at its Maranello and Modena plants on 4 May, as Italy is […]

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Factories Reopen Monday

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Factories Reopen Monday

$RACE Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) said Thursday it would restart operations at its Maranello and Modena plants on 4 May, as Italy is set to start lifting its lockdowns. The 2 plants are located in Italy’s northern Emilia-Romagna region have been closed since mid-March when Rome imposed curbs on people’s movements and froze manufacturing activities deemed as […]

US Unemployment Numbers are High, They Were Not Caused by the Economy’s Underlying Fundamentals

US Unemployment Numbers are High, They Were Not Caused by the Economy’s Underlying Fundamentals

Friday, Labor Secretary Eugene Scalia said he is “optimistic” that the United States can recover from the current economic situation faster than in the past fundamental downturns. “Unemployment numbers are very high, much higher than we’ve seen in years past, but it is from a different cause,” Secretary Scalia said in a TV interview. “It […]

Employers May Test Employees for COVID-19 Before Allowing Their Return to Workplace

Employers May Test Employees for COVID-19 Before Allowing Their Return to Workplace

The US Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) said in guidance released Thursday that employers may administer COVID-19 coronavirus testing to employees in order to determine if they have the virus, prior to permitting them to return to the workplace.  The agency stated that this latest expansion of practical coronavirus pandemic guidance is consistent with the Americans with […]

On 26 March I Reported that I Believed that the Following Stocks Would Highly Benefit from the Coronavirus Chaos…

On 26 March I Reported that I Believed that the Following Stocks Would Highly Benefit from the Coronavirus Chaos…

…now I will let you know how they are doing and why. Further, here my discussion on the future, “Beyond the Virus: Refocusing on Essential Industries and Businesses” have a look. $VNDA, $ACLS, $RDNT, $CNO, $PGNX, $PRDO, $CLF, $UCTT, $CF, $MOV If this uncertainty and volatility have you prudently sidelined in cash, know that all things […]

Tips on Maintaining Good Mental Health in the War Against the Coronavirus

Tips on Maintaining Good Mental Health in the War Against the Coronavirus

Staying at home, worrying about jobs and finances, is a recipe for depression during the War against coronavirus . Below are some tips on how to maintain good mental health during this difficult time. “The current situation has many of us feeling helpless, fearful and adrift,” said Dr. Donna Anthony, chief medical officer at Gracie […]

President Trump Vs Some Governors, the President Wins!

President Trump Vs Some Governors, the President Wins!

President Trump has declared his latest “Me Vs Them” war portraying himself as the Commander in Chief overseeing a hand full of insurgent Democrat governors. In the United States there may be a dust-up emerging between President Trump and some state governors from the East and the West coasts, who Monday banded together in 2 […]

America is Ready to Go Back to Work!

America is Ready to Go Back to Work!

$DIA $SPY $QQQ $RUTX $VXX President Trump is planning “very important announcements” in the next day or 2 about reopening the US economy and is considering a “rolling” re-entry in certain parts of the country, White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow said Tuesday.  “I do not want to front-run his views, I don’t want to […]

President Trump’s Team Making Preparations to End the Shutdown

President Trump’s Team Making Preparations to End the Shutdown

President Trump is hinting at a 2nd task force responsible for getting Americans back to work. This task force should prepare the country to reopen, with new tools to fight the virus. Remember, President Trump said he wants the country “opened up and just raring to go by Easter” and his team is making preparations […]

Setting Up Your Home Office

Setting Up Your Home Office

Working from home offers lots advantages, including the flexibility of setting your own schedule, saving time and money by eliminating your daily commute, and allowing you to start a business with minimal overhead. But, being successful in a home office requires creating an office space that promotes efficiency in that non-traditional work environment. Whether you are self-employed […]

Crunching the Numbers on Stocks that will Benefit as this Market Turns Due North

Crunching the Numbers on Stocks that will Benefit as this Market Turns Due North

$VNDA, $ACLS, $RDNT, $CNO, $PGNX, $PRDO, $CLF, $UCTT, $CF, $MOV If this uncertainty and volatility have you prudently sidelined in cash, know that all things eventually pass, and there are stocks are likely to run as the market reverses and recovers. A place to start is stocks that are very sensitive to changes in the […]

President Trump Meets with Wall Street Investors on Reopening Economy

President Trump Meets with Wall Street Investors on Reopening Economy

$DIA, $SPY $QQQ $RUTX $VXX Tuesday morning, President Trump spoke to several billionaire hedge fund and private equity managers about reopening the US economy that over the past 4 wks ground to a halt due to the coronavirus outbreak. President Trump is re-evaluating whether or not to call for people to return to work as […]

Social Media, Smartphone Use Affect Mental Health of Children and Teens

Social Media, Smartphone Use Affect Mental Health of Children and Teens

$FB Social Media and Smartphone use significantly affect the mental health of teenagers, according to a study published Monday in the Canadian Medical Association Journal Researchers pored over dozens of studies that implicated smartphone and social media use in the increase of “mental distress, self-injurious behavior and suicidality among youth.” In 1 US study, the […]

Wedbush’s Top Analysts Stock Picks for 2020

Wedbush’s Top Analysts Stock Picks for 2020

$AAPL, $MSFT, $VMW,$CYBR, $ZS, $PANW, $WORK After a strong Y 2019 for the broad markets in general, and the tech sector specifically, Y 2020 poses an interesting Question on what is next for this sector. Wedbush analysts believes that there is clear momentum for the tech stocks as a number of transformational trends such as […]

The Street’s Key Stock Analysts Research Reports

$AMZN, $AXP, $AAPL, $JPM, $QSR, $WORK, $SUN 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 stocks analysts have singled out to look at carefully Wednesday, as follows: Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOGL) Raymond James reiterated the […]

Survey Shows U.S. Hourly Workforce Has More Power Than Ever

Survey Shows U.S. Hourly Workforce Has More Power Than Ever

EmployBridge is America’s largest industrial staffing firm. Today they released the results of its annual employee opinion survey, which gauges preferences and expectations among U.S. hourly workers. Soliciting 18,505 responses from workers representing the manufacturing and logistics industries across 45 states. “Voice of the Blue-Collar Worker” is believed to be the largest survey ever conducted […]

The Street’s Key Stock Analysts Research Reports

$AMZN, $CROX, $DE, $GILD, $GPN, $WORK 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 stocks analysts have singled out to look at carefully Tuesday, as follows: Amazon.com Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN): Analysts reiterated AMZN as Overweight […]

Stress: Know Your Limits

Stress: Know Your Limits

“Do not be afraid to dream your biggest dream, then turn it into a reality.”– PE It is believed by the experts that the more tasks 1 has, the more stressed out 1 becomes. I suppose that is right for the majority of people. So, if you are 1 of them, take the time to […]

Life is Better with Butter

Life is Better with Butter

FLASH: “With enough butter, anything is good,” Julia Child Julia Child was the beloved television chef who taught me how to bring French dishes into my American home. Having grown up believing the iconic woman who maintained that “Every woman should have a blowtorch” – words to live by, I might add – the thought […]

The Key to Long Life is Challenging Work

The Key to Long Life is Challenging Work

The Key to a long life is challenging work, according toNobel Prize winning physicist Arthur Ashkin, 96 anni. Dr. Ashkin says he heads down to the basement of his Rumson, NJ, home every chance he gets to continue the research he did at Bell Labs until his retirement in Y 1992. That work earned him half […]

The Border Wall 2019: President Trump, “Walls Work”

The Border Wall 2019: President Trump, “Walls Work”

As President Trump lobbies for money for his promised border wall, he talks up other barricades. He points to walls in Israel, at the Vatican, even at former President Barack Hussein Obama’s house. On Wednesday, PresidentTrump declared at a Cabinet, “Walls work.” He added: “There is a reason why politicians and wealthy people build walls […]

The Many Benefits of Travel

The Many Benefits of Travel

The Many Benefits of Travel Travel brings with it many hidden benefits from decreasing stress to making you a more well-rounded person. Below are some reasons why travel is good for you and me! You are less likely to suffer a heart attack According to a paper presented by Finnish researchers at the European Society of Cardiologists […]

F1: Ferrari’s (NYSE:RACE) Key for 2019 is Vettel and Leclerc Working Together

F1: Ferrari’s (NYSE:RACE) Key for 2019 is Vettel and Leclerc Working Together

F1: Ferrari’s (NYSE:RACE) Key for 2019 is Vettel and Leclerc Working Together $RACE Ferrari’s (NYSE:RACE) lead shoe, Sebastian Vettel thinks it essential that he and new Ferrari team-mate Charles Leclerc. 21 anni, have a cooperative working relationship in F1 next season. With The Scuderia deciding against retaining its number 2 driver Kimi Raikkonen for Y […]

Huffington Intervenes, Tells Musk to Change His Way of Working

Huffington Intervenes, Tells Musk to Change His Way of Working

Huffington Intervenes, Tells Musk to Change His Way of Working $TSLA, $F Tesla’s (NASDAQ:TSLA) CEO Elon Musk, responding to Uber Technologies Inc. board member Arianna Huffington urging him to change the way he works, ruled out taking a different approach. Mr, Musk responded, “Ford and Tesla are the only 2 American car companies to avoid […]

Look Ahead, Overcome Investing Fear, Win!

Look Ahead, Overcome Investing Fear, Win!

Look Ahead, Overcome Investing Fear, Win! $DIA, $SPY, $QQQ, $VXX A whole lot of people are fearful about investing in stocks, especially if they have invested little or nothing in the market. The media pundits fill the air with conflicting messages about whether the stock market will continue hitting new highs or is a house […]

Highly Successful People Remove Catalysts for Failure

Highly Successful People Remove Catalysts for Failure

Highly Successful People Remove Catalysts for Failure There are 2 Key mental shifts that occur in the lives of all highly successful people. Many make the 1st, not all make the 2nd. Both shifts require mental stretching from conventional and societal ways of thinking, these shifts require people to unlearn the negative programming from their […]

Become a ‘Master’ Get Happy and Make Money

Become a ‘Master’ Get Happy and Make Money

Become a ‘Master’ Get Happy and Make Money Let’s get started: If you do not have an an active passion, do not worry, Become really good at something, Generously use your skills to help the right people, then You will succeed. In his book, So Good They Can’t Ignore You, Cal Newport dispels the myth dubbed […]

F1: Ferrari’s Maurizio Arrivabene’s Strategy to Beat MercedesAMG

F1: Ferrari’s Maurizio Arrivabene’s Strategy to Beat MercedesAMG

F1: Ferrari’s Maurizio Arrivabene’s Strategy to Beat MercedesAMG $RACE Work harder, beat MercedesAMG is the Mission of the iconic Italian constructors’ Chief Maurizio Arrivabene, who’s admitted his admiration for their F1 rivals. Ferrari battled it out for the World Drivers’ Championship this past F1 season with Sebastian Vettel leading their charge. They dropped off during the 2-H […]

Pressure is on Congress as Lawmakers Return to DC

Pressure is on Congress as Lawmakers Return to DC

Pressure is on Congress as Lawmakers Return to DC Harvey has put heavy pressure on the lackluster US Congress as lawmakers get ready to return to Washington on Tuesday after a 5-week Summer recess. A big workload awaits them, including funding the government by month’s end and increasing the federal borrowing limit, and ever ending […]

ONE AMERICAN FAMILY

ONE AMERICAN FAMILY

ONE AMERICAN FAMILY TRUMP PENCE WEEKLY REPORT Hurricane Harvey could be deemed the costliest natural disaster in U.S. history with early estimates totaling $160-B in damage already. Last Tuesday, President Trump and the First Lady toured the affected Texas areas hit by Hurricane Harvey. The President praised the work being done across the state by government […]

EU Citizens Leaving Britain

EU Citizens Leaving Britain

EU Citizens Leaving Britain Net migration to Britain has fallen to a 3-year low as a growing number of European Union citizens have left the country following last year’s Brexit referendum. Data released Thursday by the Office for National Statistics provides evidence that the uncertainty and economic jitters caused by Britain’s vote to quit the […]

US Powerball Jackpot at $535-M

US Powerball Jackpot at $535-M

US Powerball Jackpot at $535-M Americans are told by some that the American Dream is dead, after all, a life of hard work, saving money and endless planning and investing is just too much for many people to handle. But, hang on, The American Dream has not really died, it is now very different. The […]

Mindful People Vs Mindless People

Mindful People Vs Mindless People

Mindful People Vs Mindless People Being more mindful about what you do daily can make you more innovative, productive, and attractive to others. Mindfulness is an often misunderstood concept. Many confuse being mindful with being meditative, but you do not have to become a dedicated yogi to enjoy the professional and personal benefits of a […]

Planning, Evaluations Under Way for US-Mexico Border Wall

Planning, Evaluations Under Way for US-Mexico Border Wall

Planning, Evaluations Under Way for US-Mexico Border Wall Planning for President Donald Trump’s US-Mexico border wall is under way. Officials are looking into multiple proposals, site studies are ongoing, and money is available to work on the project. The work on the wall is under the auspices of President Trump’s 25 January executive order, which […]

President Trump’s Budget Is Pro-Taxpayers, Pro-Jobs, Pro-Growth

President Trump’s Budget Is Pro-Taxpayers, Pro-Jobs, Pro-Growth

President Trump’s Budget Is Pro-Taxpayers, Pro-Jobs, Pro-Growth President Donald Trump’s proposed Y 2018 budget will help to accelerate economic growth by 3.5 to 4% a year “Roll back regulations and grow, grow, grow. 3%, in my opinion, is minimal. They can do 3.5 to 4% if they get the tax cuts through ASAP,”Larry Kudlow, the […]

President Trump’s Tax Cuts Will Drive Jobs and Growth

President Trump’s Tax Cuts Will Drive Jobs and Growth

President Trump’s Tax Cuts Will Drive Jobs and Growth $DIA, $SPY, $QQQ,$VXX The long-term growth path for the US economy from Y’s 1950 to 2000 was 3.3%. Almost every year he was in office, former US President Barack Hussein Obama forecast that he would achieve more than 3% growth, he never got there in 8 […]

Business Vs Government: President Grapples for Control

Business Vs Government: President Grapples for Control

Business Vs Government: President Grapples for Control President Trump has got to take over the system and let his Team do the dirty work. There is an important and damaging cultural divide between the Trumps and the governing system that the President and his closest allies are trying to tame. Call it New York vs. […]

President Trump Immediately Cancels Michelle Obama’s Brand

President Trump Immediately Cancels Michelle Obama’s Brand

President Trump Immediately Cancels Michelle Obama’s Brand President Donald Trump’s administration is ending Let Girls Learn education initiative. The initiative that former President Barack Hussein Obama and 1st Lady Michelle started in Y 2015 will be discontinued immediately. “Moving forward, we will not continue to use the ‘Let Girls Learn’ brand or maintain a standalone […]

Savvy Investors Avoid “Herd Mentality” of Investing by Default

Savvy Investors Avoid “Herd Mentality” of Investing by Default

Savvy Investors Avoid “Herd Mentality” of Investing by Default $RACE, $BRK.A, $BRK.B Savvy investors avoid the “Herd Mentality” of mutual and/or ETFs (exchange-traded funds), which are investments by default for most Americans. It is your money and therefore your responsibility, so think outside the box, do your homework and make specific stock selections if you […]

Some Secrets to Success From Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Collector David Lee

Some Secrets to Success From Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Collector David Lee

Some Secrets to Success From Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Collector David Lee $RACE Ferrari collector David Lee is a man who understands the secrets to success. The Big Q’s: How much of these are actually secrets? The Big A: The secrets to success are not actually secrets at all. Mr. Lee was recently interview by author R.L. Adams […]

F1: Sebastian Vettel, “Ferrari Spirit is its Strongest Trait” 

F1: Sebastian Vettel, “Ferrari Spirit is its Strongest Trait” 

F1: Sebastian Vettel, “Ferrari Spirit is its Strongest Trait” $RACE Sebastian Vettel praised the dedication and commitment shown by Ferrari during a difficult 2016 F1 season, but admits there is ‘plenty of work ahead’ in its quest to challenge for the F1 title in Y 2017. Following a successful return to winning ways in Y […]

THE 2016 VICTORIA’S SECRET FASHION SHOW

THE 2016 VICTORIA’S SECRET FASHION SHOW

THE 2016 VICTORIA’S SECRET FASHION SHOW $CBS, $TWTR, $FB Wednesday night in Paris for this year’s annual Victoria’s Secret fashion show. The American fashion brand turn Paris’ Grand Palais into Victoria’s Secret Central Before the show, backstage was chaos with camera crews, roving reporters and an army of hair of makeup artists. The show, which […]

Sebastian Vettel, “Poor results must not distract 2017 work”

Sebastian Vettel, “Poor results must not distract 2017 work”

Sebastian Vettel, “Poor results must not distract 2017 work” $RACE Sebastian Vettel says Ferrari can brush off poor results for the rest of this season as long as it continues to make progress on its 2017 car. Ferrari looks set to finish 3rd in this year’s constructors’ championship after a poor 2-H of the season […]

Work From Home, Make a Good Living Trading

Work From Home, Make a Good Living Trading

Work From Home, Make a Good Living Trading Turn to Wall Street for a simplified life If you have spent any amount of time on social media you will see retail (civilian) stock traders extolling the life style of traveling around the world, staying at the nicest hotels and driving the supercars. I write about […]

Melania Trump Obtained a Proper Work Visa Modeling in the US

Melania Trump Obtained a Proper Work Visa Modeling in the US

Melania Trump Obtained a Proper Work Visa Modeling in the US Melania Trump’s former modeling agent said Thursday that she obtained a work Visa before she modeled professionally in the United States in the mid-1990’s. His comments came in response to the media’s questions about possible violations of US immigration rules. In an interview, Mrs. […]

Donald Trump, “The good news, Melania’s speech had major impact.”

Donald Trump, “The good news, Melania’s speech had major impact.”

Donald Trump, “The good news, Melania’s speech had major impact.” Donald Trump commented Wednesday on the Melania’s historic speach to the Republican National Convention, praising the impact for generating “more publicity than any in the history of politics.” The Monday night speech generated huge searches on Google and conversations on Facebook that is continuing. Donald Trump […]

Melania Trump “Owns” The Words: Work, Hard, Parents, Values

Melania Trump “Owns” The Words: Work, Hard, Parents, Values

Melania Trump “Owns” The Words: Work, Hard, Parents, Values Hillary Clinton was “blown away” Monday night when she watched Melania Trump’s super delivery of her great address to the GOP convention and the nation. “I thought Melania hit it out of the park with bases loaded,” News Gingrich said in a TV interview Tuesday. Speaker […]

Obama Admin, Fed Laud Economic Growth, Consumers Disagree

Obama Admin, Fed Laud Economic Growth, Consumers Disagree

Obama Admin, Fed Laud Economic Growth, Consumers Disagree $DIA, $SPY, $QQQ, $VXX Consumer Confidence unexpectedly fell in May for a 2nd month as American consumers are less than enthusiastic about the current state of the economy, a report from the New York-based Conference Board showed Tuesday. The Conference Board’s Sentiment Index fell to 92.6 i […]

Good Nutrition Can Help Beat Stress and Add Productivity

Good Nutrition Can Help Beat Stress and Add Productivity

Good Nutrition Can Help Beat Stress and Add Productivity Tim Garrett explains why he believes the food you eat could be Key to regulating stress levels in the workplace Stress accounts for billions of dollars worth of lost productivity for companies across the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) and the world. Here I explain why stress […]