Gold and WTI Crude Oil Technical’s (Daily)

Gold and WTI Crude Oil Technical’s (Daily)

Gold and WTI Crude Oil Technical’s (Daily) $GLD, $USO Gold: Spot Gold retreated Thursday and snapped this week’s winning streak as strong US employment data lifted sentiment and triggered some uncertainty about Fed’s next move. Spot Gold fell to a low of 1,350.74 oz before recovering a bit to end the day at 1,358. In […]

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Lower

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Lower $CORN, $WEAT, $SOYB Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) Corn finished flat to little changed Thursday, Wheat declined a little more, Soybean closed sharply lower on technical selling. The most active Corn contract for December delivery added 0.25 cents, or 0.07%, to 3.485 bu. Sept Wheat delivery fell 3 cents, or […]

Ferrari F1: Vettel, “MercedesAMG is Ahead, My Goal is to Catch Them”

Ferrari F1: Vettel, “MercedesAMG is Ahead, My Goal is to Catch Them”

Ferrari F1: Vettel, “MercedesAMG is Ahead, My Goal is to Catch Them” $RACE Thursday in an interview ahead of the British Grand Prix, Sebastian Vettel said he could not single out an area where Ferrari are losing time to Mercedes and admitted there is “something still missing”. The Scuderia are without a win in Y […]

Big Chem and Big Ag are Dousing Our Food with Toxic Pesticides

Big Chem and Big Ag are Dousing Our Food with Toxic Pesticides

Big Chem and Big Ag are Dousing Our Food with Toxic Pesticides $MON, $FB, $TWTR The research shows that the long-term exposure to pesticides has been linked to infertility, birth defects, endocrine disruption, neurological disorders and cancer Common sense tells us that fewer pesticides in our food supply would result in improved health among the […]

Donald Trump, “de Blasio is the Single Worst Mayor in the History of New York City”

Donald Trump, “de Blasio is the Single Worst Mayor in the History of New York City”

Donald Trump, “de Blasio is the Single Worst Mayor in the History of New York City” Donald Trump blasted New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio Wednesday, saying, “He’s one of the most incompetent men. He is the single worst mayor in the history of New York City.” The presumptive GOP presidential nominee said that […]

Trading US Dollar ($) ⇨ Chinese Yuan (CN¥) (USDCNY)

Trading US Dollar ($) ⇨ Chinese Yuan (CN¥) (USDCNY)

Trading US Dollar ($) ⇨ Chinese Yuan (CN¥) (USDCNY) FOREX CNY= closed down -0.011 at 6.679. Volume was 20% above average (neutral) and Bollinger Bands were 105% wider than normal. Open High Low Close Volume___ 6.685 6.688 6.678 6.679 3,319 Technical Outlook Short Term: Overbought Intermediate Term: Bullish Long Term: Bullish Moving Averages: 10-period 50-period […]

Hong Kong Update HANG SENG INDEX (INDEXHANGSENG:HSI)

Hong Kong Update HANG SENG INDEX (INDEXHANGSENG:HSI)

Hong Kong Update HANG SENG INDEX (INDEXHANGSENG:HSI) HANG SENG INDEX closed up 211.631 at 20,706.920. Volume was 31% below average (neutral) and Bollinger Bands were 23% narrower than normal. Open High Low Close Volume___ 20,606.68020,731.11920,576.74020,706.9201,160,174,464 Technical Outlook Short Term: Neutral Intermediate Term: Bullish Long Term: Bearish Moving Averages: 10-period 50-period 200-period Close: 20,576.98 20,509.28 20,951.84 […]

Bahamas Luxury Real Estate News

Bahamas Luxury Real Estate News

Brennan Custom Homes, Inc. and Sterling Financial joined forces to develop a handful of luxury villas in the Bahamas. These villas are designed to meet the 21st Century lifestyle and financial needs of high-level executives, diplomats, and entrepreneurs. The homes offer many strategic advantages. They provide residents with the much-desired security and privacy that Paradise […]

World Wants Humane Farming

World Wants Humane Farming

Most Americans don’t know the true meaning of food labels like “cage-free,” “free-range,” or “grass fed” and falsely believe that farm animals are protected by laws or independent oversight according to the results of a new national survey* released today by the ASPCA® (The American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals®).  The survey […]

America’s Best Real Estate Agents List

America’s Best Real Estate Agents List

 REAL Trends, the Trusted Source in residential brokerage, released today the 2016 REAL Trends America’s Best Real Estate Agents list. This is REAL Trends’ fourth year producing the ranking and it is sponsored by Zillow Group. The list ranks the most productive agents by state and metropolitan area based on closed transaction sides and closed volume. Agents and […]

Bank of America Corp (NYSE:BAC) Trading Outlook

Bank of America Corp (NYSE:BAC) Trading Outlook

Bank of America Corp (NYSE:BAC) Trading Outlook BANK OF AMERICA closed up 0.200 at 13.060. Volume was 78% below average (consolidating) and Bollinger Bands were 2% narrower than normal. Open High Low Close Volume___ 12.865 13.110 12.850 13.060 21,745,526 Technical Outlook Short Term: Neutral Intermediate Term: Bearish Long Term: Bearish Moving Averages: 10-period 50-period 200-period […]

SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust (NYSEARCA:SPY) Trading Outlook

SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust (NYSEARCA:SPY) Trading Outlook

SPDR S&P 500 closed up 0.775 at 210.435. Volume was 85% below average (consolidating) and Bollinger Bands were 17% wider than normal. Open High Low Close Volume___ 209.870 210.650 209.870 210.435 14,706,515 Technical Outlook Short Term: Overbought Intermediate Term: Bearish Long Term: Bullish Moving Averages: 10-period 50-period 200-period Close: 207.13 207.74 202.52 Volatility: 32 17 […]

Understanding Dow Theory

Understanding Dow Theory

Understanding Dow Theory HEFFX runs on Metastock, try it free for 30 days click Metastock In 1897, Charles Dow developed two broad market averages. The “Industrial Average” included 12 blue-chip stocks and the “Rail Average” was comprised of 20 railroad enterprises. These are now known as the Dow Jones Industrial Average and the Dow Jones […]

Europe’s Banks in Brexit Danger

Europe’s Banks in Brexit Danger

Twenty-two of 38 large commercial banks headquartered in the Eurozone merit a Weiss Safety Rating of D+ or lower, making them vulnerable to Britain’s exit from the European Union, with potentially widespread global repercussions. Among the 38 Eurozone banks covered, none are rated higher than a C+. These are the conclusions of the 2016 Global […]

Victoria’s Secret to Open in Miami Brickell City Centre

Victoria’s Secret to Open in Miami Brickell City Centre

Victoria’s Secret to Open in Miami Brickell City Centre Swire Properties Inc, one of South Florida’s leading international developers of urban real estate, along with retail co-developers Whitman Family Development and Simon Property Group, have announced Victoria’s Secret, Bath & Body Works, Suit Supply, Stitched and Pinko to join Brickell City Centre’s 500,000 square-foot shopping […]

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finish Lower

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finish Lower $CORN, $WEAT, $SOYB Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) Corn, Wheat and Soybean all finished lower Wednesday as beneficial rains came back to US Midwest and Southern Plains. The most active Corn contract for Dec delivery fell 9.75 cents, or 2.72%, to 3.4825 bu. Sept Wheat delivery lost 5 cents, or […]

Wall Street’s Top Analysts Upgrades, Downgrades & Initiations

Wall Street’s Top Analysts Upgrades, Downgrades & Initiations

Wall Street’s Top Analysts Upgrades, Downgrades & Initiations $AAL, $AWK, $NFLX, $SPWR Daily HeffX-LTN reviews Wall Street analysts research reports to find new investing and trading ideas for our readers. Some reports cover stocks to buy, and others cover stocks to sell or avoid. Below is a list of Wall Streets top analysts upgrades, downgrades […]

New Magnetic ‘Zipping’ Cars Planned for Abu Dhabi

New Magnetic ‘Zipping’ Cars Planned for Abu Dhabi

New Magnetic ‘Zipping’ Cars Planned for Abu Dhabi Abu Dhabi’s Miral signs agreement with US-based skyTran for Yas Island Jet-like vehicles running on magnetic lines may soon be deployed in Abu Dhabi’s Yas Island, it was announced Wednesday. Miral, the company that manages Yas Island has signed an agreement with US-based skyTran, a NASA Space […]

Donald Trump, “The United States Must Get Tougher with ISIS Terrorists”

Donald Trump, “The United States Must Get Tougher with ISIS Terrorists”

Donald Trump, “The United States Must Get Tougher with ISIS Terrorists” Donald Trump pointed out the facts when he discussed Iraqi dictator Saddam Hussein’s strong-armed approach with terrorists in a Tuesday speech in North Carolina. “There was no praise here,” a campaign spokeswoman said on TV Wednesday. “Mr. Trump was pointing out the facts , […]

Real Estate Investment “Pivots” to Crowdfunding

Real Estate Investment “Pivots” to Crowdfunding

Real Estate Investment “Pivots” to Crowdfunding Crowdfunding: Crowdfunding is an investment trend that has fueled startup development and garnered Pop Culture casche as regular people have begun investing like never before. Real Estate is the latest area to open up. The biggest change that allowed people to begin considering real estate crowdfunding was the passage […]

Investor Commitment is Needed to Sustain Sustainability

Investor Commitment is Needed to Sustain Sustainability

Investor Commitment is Needed to Sustain Sustainability Progress has been made in integrating ESG (environmental, social, and governance) factors by institutional investors, it must continue. Institutional investors now face some challenges about their commitment to ESG. Many realize that these issues including climate change, workplace diversity, and long-standing corporate concerns such as executive compensation can drive […]

Steven Machat (I-FL), “I can get things done.”

Steven Machat (I-FL), “I can get things done.”

Steven Machat (I-FL), “I can get things done.” Steven Machat, 64 anni, former Democrat, former Republican, now Independent, has thrown his “hat in the ring”  in a bid to unseat once Presidential hopeful and incumbent Senator Marco Rubio (R-FL) from the US Senate. The dashing entertainment mogul, social activist, educator/author vows to overcome political divisions and […]

Wednesday’s Technical Outlook for DJIA (.DJI)

Wednesday’s Technical Outlook for DJIA (.DJI)

Wednesday’s Technical Outlook for DJIA (.DJI) $DIA, $DJI US stocks finished lower Tuesday as Brexit concerns resurfaced following Bank of England’s Financial Stability Report, while disappointing US factory orders and a 4.7% dive in Crude Oil prices added further pressure to equities. The DJIA lost 108 pts, or 0.61% to close at 17,840. The S&P […]

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Mixed

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Mixed $CORN, $WEAT, $SOYB Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) Corn, Soybean extended their losses Tuesday, Wheat rebounded a little after the US Independence Day holiday long weekend. The most active Corn contract for December delivery lost 9 cents, or 2.45%, to 3.58 bu. September Wheat delivery added 3.25 cents, or 0.76%, […]

SEC Proposes Expansion of the Smaller Reporting Company

SEC Proposes Expansion of the Smaller Reporting Company

SEC Proposes Expansion of the Smaller Reporting Company Many professionals have been lobbying the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) over recent years to increase the pool of public companies that can qualify for the scaled disclosure requirements available to smaller registrants, the SEC is seeking comments for proposed amendments that will expand the definition of […]

The LeFerrari Spyder HyperSupercar is Sexy & Wild Looking

The LeFerrari Spyder HyperSupercar is Sexy & Wild Looking

The LeFerrari Spyder HyperSupercar is Sexy & Wild Looking $RACE Ferraris Supercars are noted for being very sexy, but the new LeFerrari HyperSupercar, a Limited Edition with a removable top, is going to be famous for something else, its Wild looks. LeFerrari draws its 963 hp from an electric motor and V12 engine and offers buyers […]

Surviving a Heat Wave This Summer, Stay Cool

Surviving a Heat Wave This Summer, Stay Cool

Surviving a Heat Wave This Summer, Stay Cool Seniors, children and people with chronic health problems are at higher risk for heat-related illness and death, especially in large cities, according to Dr. Robert Glatter an emergency physician at Lenox Hill Hospital in New York City. “Those who have high blood pressure, heart disease, diabetes, kidney […]

Fly the Skies in SkyYacht One

Fly the Skies in SkyYacht One

Fly the Skies in SkyYacht One Imagine a Yacht that can fly… SkyYacht One is based Embraer’s Flagship Lineage 1000E aircraft, said to be the most technologically advanced aircraft available today. Luxury is in every detail of the interior space. A planetary Clock lies embedded in a marquetry mural inspired by the 15th Century Ducal […]

Donald Trump, “Anti-Semitism has no place in our society,”

Donald Trump, “Anti-Semitism has no place in our society,”

Donald Trump, “Anti-Semitism has no place in our society,” Donald Trump said Hillary Clinton’s campaign is “ridiculous” to portray an anti-Clinton tweet that appeared to depict the Star of David atop a pile of cash as anti-Semitic. In a statement issued by his GOP presidential campaign Monday night, Donald Trump suggested Hillary Clinton and her […]

The $19.95 a Month Cell Phone Plan

The $19.95 a Month Cell Phone Plan

WiFi Wireless Network No Contract Unlimited Data, Text and Calling 30 Day Money-Back Guarantee Phone to Phone – Not Computer to Computer Global Service at No Additional Cost Video Streaming Online Directory Stores your Contacts to the WiFi Cloud Call Waiting, Forwarding and Conferencing Take a Look Wifi Wireless, Inc. (OTC:WFWL) is a solutions provider in […]

NASA Arrives in Jupiter Orbit

NASA Arrives in Jupiter Orbit

NASA Arrives in Jupiter Orbit After an almost five-year journey to the solar system’s largest planet, NASA’s Juno spacecraft successfully entered Jupiter’s orbit during a 35-minute engine burn. Confirmation that the burn had completed was received on Earth at 8:53 p.m. PDT (11:53 p.m. EDT) Monday, July 4. “Independence Day always is something to celebrate, […]

Netflix, Inc. (NASDAQ:NFLX) Trading Outlook

Netflix, Inc. (NASDAQ:NFLX) Trading Outlook

Netflix, Inc. (NASDAQ:NFLX) Trading Outlook NETFLIX INC closed up 5.190 at 96.670. Volume was 100% below average (consolidating) and Bollinger Bands were 7% narrower than normal. Open High Low Close Volume___ 95.000 97.000 94.800 96.670 64,220 Technical Outlook Short Term: Neutral Intermediate Term: Bearish Long Term: Bearish Moving Averages: 10-period 50-period 200-period Close: 90.74 93.62 […]

International Happiness 360 Conference

International Happiness 360 Conference

Leading up to World Tourism Day, the One happy island of Aruba will host Happiness 360 Conference World Tourism Aruba – an international symposium in partnership with the World Tourism Organization (UNWTO), Sept. 13-14, highlighting industry trends and synergies between tourism, culture and happiness. “As the most tourism-reliant nation, relative to size, in the world, […]

CME Group Inc (NASDAQ:CME) Fast Growth in Gold and Silver Trading

CME Group Inc (NASDAQ:CME) Fast Growth in Gold and Silver Trading

CME Group Inc (NASDAQ:CME) Fast Growth in Gold and Silver Trading CME Group, the world’s leading and most diverse derivatives marketplace, today announced that June 2016 average daily volume (ADV) reached 16.4 million contracts per day, up 13 percent from June 2015. CME Group June 2016 options volume averaged 3.4 million contracts per day, up 17 […]

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Lower Friday

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Lower Friday $CORN, $WEAT, $SOYB Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) Corn, Wheat and Soybean all finished lower Friday before the US Independence Day Holiday long weekend. The most active Corn contract for Dec delivery lost 4.25 cents, or 1.14%, to 3.67 bu. Sept Wheat delivery fell 15.25 cents, or 3.42%, to […]

Americans Spend $30-B Annually on Alternative Medicine, Why?

Americans Spend $30-B Annually on Alternative Medicine, Why?

Americans Spend $30-B Annually on Alternative Medicine, Why? Consumers in the US spend about $30-B annually on alternative medicine, according to a newly published federal report from the 2012 National Health Interview Survey (NHIS), in which 44,743 individuals in the US aged 4 and above participated. The Big Q: Why do people in America spend […]

Box Office: ‘Finding Dory’ Tops the Weekend

Box Office: ‘Finding Dory’ Tops the Weekend

Box Office: ‘Finding Dory’ Tops the Weekend $DIS, $CMCSA Steven Spielberg’s ‘The BFG’ DOA in North America over the July 4th weekend, ‘Legend of Tarzan’ in trouble, ‘The Purge: Election Year’ rallies. Disney’s (NYSE:DIS) Finding Dory is the champ of the long holiday weekend at #1 in its 3rd frame. The weekend box office is […]

Barron’s Gold Mining Index (BGMI): A 96 Year Study

Barron’s Gold Mining Index (BGMI): A 96 Year Study

Barron’s Gold Mining Index (BGMI): A 96 Year Study $GLD, $SLV What does “real money” mean to you? To many of my readers, I suspect real money would be gold and silver coinage backing the paper money in circulation. But to politicians and economists, it means something completely different: “A billion here, a billion there, and […]

Democrats Attack Wall Street Traders

Democrats Attack Wall Street Traders

Democrats Attack Wall Street Traders $CME Policy making Democrats that are drafting their party’s convention platform are proposing to tax stock trades on US exchanges as the party steps into the modern financial markets. “We support a financial transactions tax on Wall Street to curb excessive speculation and high-frequency trading, which has threatened financial markets,” […]

F1 Austrian Grand Prix: MercedesAMG, Red Bull and Ferrari 1-2-3

F1 Austrian Grand  Prix: MercedesAMG, Red Bull and Ferrari 1-2-3

F1 Austrian Grand Prix: MercedesAMG, Red Bull and Ferrari 1-2-3 $RACE MercedesAMG Team driver Lewis Hamilton won the 2016 Austrian Formula One Grand Prix in Spielberg Sunday after a final-lap collision knocked teammate Nico Rosberg out of the lead. Mr. Rosberg ended the race under investigation by the race stewards for causing a collision and failing to […]

No Growth in Global Economy, Cash is King, Gold Shines

No Growth in Global Economy, Cash is King, Gold Shines

No Growth in Global Economy, Cash is King, Gold Shines $GLD, $SLV Looking at the global economy today we see several worrying developments. Currency devaluations and negative interest rate policies, + slow-to-no economic growth in both developed and developing economies. Experienced investors are trying to make “heads or tails” of today’s financial markets. The Big […]

China: Deep Pockets and Digital Trends Drive Consumption

China: Deep Pockets and Digital Trends Drive Consumption

China: Deep Pockets and Digital Trends Drive Consumption For foreign companies targeting the deep pockets of China’s growing middle class, understanding demand and consumption habits are Key. The future of consumption in China is digital, consumer-driven and aided by safe and secure mobile payment systems, according to attendees of the 3-day annual World Economic Forum […]

Imax Home Premier (NYSE:IMAX), the $10-K Secure Set-Top Box

Imax Home Premier (NYSE:IMAX), the $10-K Secure Set-Top Box

Imax Home Premier (NYSE:IMAX), the $10-K Secure Set-Top Box $IMAX Imax Private Theatre is being marketed to the growing number of high-net-worth individuals in China and the Middle East.  Viewers get the highest-quality cinematic experience available, and they will also be able to watch new releases just as they open in theaters, this is a radical development for Hollywood. Imax […]

Donald Trump, “What Hillary did was Wrong, Bill was Stupid”

Donald Trump, “What Hillary did was Wrong, Bill was Stupid”

Donald Trump, “What Hillary did was Wrong, Bill was Stupid” Donald Trump Tweeted Saturday about Hillary Clinton’s 3.5 hr meeting with FBI investigators in their probe of her private e-Mail use, saying, “what she did was wrong.” “It was just announced, by sources, that no charges will be brought against Crooked Hillary Clinton, like I […]

France, Europe and the Question of Sovereignty

France, Europe and the Question of Sovereignty

For the 16th edition of Les Rencontres Économiques d’Aix-en-Provence, the Cercle des économistes calls for a redefinition of the architecture of international, European and French sovereignty. We are convinced that the existence of countries willing to preserve a large share of their sovereignty needs to come hand in hand with stronger cooperation structures in order […]

Palm Beach Summer Camp For Grownups

Palm Beach Summer Camp For Grownups

Palm Beach Summer Camp For Grownups Palm Beach County, a region so dense in arts and culture that it has the world’s first Cultural Concierge to help travelers plan their cultural experiences, is leading a new trend in travel — “summer camp” adventures for grown-ups. As baby boomers and sophisticated travelers shift their focus from […]

Dubai Real Estate: AKOYA Imagine

Dubai Real Estate: AKOYA Imagine

Dubai Real Estate: AKOYA Imagine DAMAC Properties today unveiled AKOYA Imagine, a cluster of homes surrounded by the lush greens and fairways of the international golf course. Set at the heart of the AKOYA Oxygen master development, AKOYA Imagine presents a collection of colourful villas aimed at young couples and families, representing the perfect permanent […]

Shayne Heffernan Gold Report

Shayne Heffernan Gold Report

Shayne Heffernan Gold Report Gold closed up 20.130 at 1,341.910. Volume was -0% below average (neutral) and Bollinger Bands were 35% wider than normal. Open High Low Close Volume___ 1,323.0001,344.2101,320.5001,341.910 0 Technical Outlook Short Term: Neutral Intermediate Term: Bullish Long Term: Bullish Moving Averages: 10-period 50-period 200-period Close: 1,301.32 1,266.54 1,180.75 Volatility: 32 22 20 […]

Medical Marijuana Update

Medical Marijuana Update

Medical Marijuana Update The fight over Veterans’ access to medical cannabis continues, an Illinois judge told the state to quit messing around and recognize PTSD, a fired Oregon medical marijuana users wins his job back, and more.  National On Tuesday, eleven lawmakers asked the House and Senate leadership to restore medical marijuana language in the […]

Some Ways to Improve Quality of Sleep

Some Ways to Improve Quality of Sleep

Some Ways to Improve Quality of Sleep Without quality sleep, our body can develop a number of health conditions, which can lead to significant life changes. Diabetes, heart disease, dementia and weight gain have either been linked to a lack of sleep, or are being studied for the effect poor sleep quality has on the […]

American Companies Sitting on a $1.45-T+ “Cash Pile”

American Companies Sitting on a $1.45-T+ “Cash Pile”

American Companies Sitting on a $1.45-T+ “Cash Pile” $AAPL, $AMZN, $GOOGL, $MSFT, $INTC Corporate cash is at record high marks as increased debt is offsetting net operating cash outflows. America’s largest corporations are sitting on a historically large amount of Green Money these days. Cash and short-term investments on the S&P 500 sector companies’ balance […]

June US Automobile Sales Disappoint

June US Automobile Sales Disappoint

June US Automobile Sales Disappoint $F, $GM, $TMC, $VLKAY, $HMC Consumer demand for pickups and SUVs drove US auto sales in June, but the growth fell short of estimates as General Motors (NYSE:GM), Toyota Motor Corp (NYSE:TMC) and Volkswagen (OTCMKT:VLKAY) sold fewer vehicles. Estimates from major automobile makers backed analysts’ projection that the US industry […]

Marco Rubio will Lose Florida to Steven Machat

Marco Rubio will Lose Florida to Steven Machat

Marco Rubio will Lose Florida to Steven Machat Marco Rubio had vowed not to seek reelection, changed his mind last week as the Florida race becomes increasingly crucial for Republicans seeking to maintain their control of the Senate. But as Donald Trump has shown, people are tired of the Republican establishment, Trump included, “It’s almost […]

Exclusive Interview with John Cannizzo, founding Chairman of cautiosystems

Exclusive Interview with John Cannizzo, founding Chairman of cautiosystems

Exclusive Interview with John Cannizzo, founding Chairman of cautiosystems, Inc., a private company. Friday, after the close of a very volatile week in the global stock markets (post-Brexit) I happily sat down with John Cannizzo, the founding Chairman, President and Chief Technology Officer of cautiosystems to discuss the importance and benefits to the industry, community […]

Oman’s State Oil (PDO) Raises $4-B or Projects

Oman’s State Oil (PDO) Raises $4-B or Projects

Oman’s State Oil (PDO) Raises $4-B or Projects $JPM, $HHBC, $ING The amount raised will be used to finance construction of new facilities Petroleum Development Oman (PDO), the country’s top Oil & Gas exploration and production company, has obtained a $4-B loan from international banks, as low Crude Oil prices strain state finances. The 5-year […]

Austrian GP FP2: MercedesAMG’s Nico Rosberg Sets Pace in Rainy Session

Austrian GP FP2: MercedesAMG’s Nico Rosberg Sets Pace in Rainy Session

Austrian GP FP1 & FP2: MercedesAMG’s Nico Rosberg Sets Pace in Rainy Session $RACE The sound of racecars filled the hills surrounding the Red Bull Ring in picturesque Spielberg, Austria, Friday as practice began for Sunday’s Austrian Grand Prix. Nico Rosberg made it 2 for 2 in Austrian GP practice but heavy rain 10 mins […]

Caution, Investors are Chasing Stocks, more Tactical than Fundamental

Caution, Investors are Chasing Stocks, more Tactical than Fundamental

Caution, Investors are Chasing Stocks, more Tactical than Fundamental $DIA, $SPY, $QQQ, $VXX Investors are no longer running from the stock market they are chasing it for reasons that are more tactical than fundamental: Caution. It is too early to tell where the UK’s new position in the overall context of the EU will be […]

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 […]

Donald Trump Now Out Ahead of Rival Hillary Clinton by 4%

Donald Trump Now Out Ahead of Rival Hillary Clinton by 4%

Donald Trump Now Out Ahead of Rival Hillary Clinton by 4% Donald Trump has jumped out ahead of Democratic rival Hillary Clinton by 4%, a weekly poll of the likely Presidential contenders shows. Rasmussen Report’s “White House Watch” released Thursday, breaks down the candidates’ support among voters like this: Donald Trump: 43% Hillary Clinton: 39% […]

Dubai Real Estate Transparency Improved

Dubai Real Estate Transparency Improved

Dubai Real Estate Transparency Improved $JLL JLL report awards city ‘semi transparent’ status and the most in the Middle East Dubai needs to introduce a citywide performance index if it is to improve the property market’s transparency, according to JLL MENA. In its biennial Global Real Estate Transparency Index, JLL (NYSE:JLL) ranked Dubai 48th out of […]

China, International Investors Confident about Economic Transformation

China, International Investors Confident about Economic Transformation

China, International Investors Confident about Economic Transformation The Fourth Industrial Revolution is driven by the increasing use of digital technologies and highly intelligent robots in the leading world economies. International investors are confident about China’s economic transformation, believing it can bring them good opportunities. Speaking on the sidelines of the ongoing World Economic Forum in […]

Update: Federal and State Government Marijuana Policy

Update: Federal and State Government Marijuana Policy

Update: Federal and State Government Marijuana Policy House Republicans blocked an effort to open up banking for Marijuana businesses House Turns Back Effort to Give Pot Businesses Access to Banks. The Republican-led House Wednesday voted down an amendment to the FY 2017 Financial Services and General Government Appropriations Act that would have blocked federal regulators […]

The S&P 500 Closed Out its 3rd Straight Quarter in the Green

The S&P 500 Closed Out its 3rd Straight Quarter in the Green

The S&P 500 Closed Out its 3rd Straight Quarter in the Green $DIA, $SPY, $QQQ, $VXX, $HSY, $MDLZ Wall Street marked a 3rd straight day of gainers Thursday as the BOE raised the prospect of a Summer stimulus and consumer staples shares rose on news of Mondelez International’s (NASDAQ:MDLZ) $23-B bid for Hershey (NYSE:HSY). The […]

Cars of Giotto Bizzarrini Featured at Pebble Beach Concours

Cars of Giotto Bizzarrini Featured at Pebble Beach Concours

Cars of Giotto Bizzarrini Featured at Pebble Beach Concours The 1st car made by Giotto Bizzarrini when he was a mechanical engineering student at the University of Pisa will be among the many Bizzarrini automobiles featured at the Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance this coming August. Bizzarrini built the car, nicknamed The Macchinetta, in Y 1953, […]

US Jobless Claims Rise, Unemployment Benefits Increased in June

US Jobless Claims Rise, Unemployment Benefits Increased in June

US Jobless Claims Rise, Unemployment Benefits Increased in June $DIA, $SPY, $QQQ, $VXX The number of Americans filing for unemployment benefits rose last week, but remained below a level associated with a healthy labor market. Initial claims for state unemployment benefits increased 10,000 to a seasonally adjusted 268,000 for the week ended 25 June, the […]

SPDR Gold Shares (NYSEArca:GLD) Assets + $18-B in 2016.

SPDR Gold Shares (NYSEArca:GLD) Assets + $18-B in 2016.

SPDR Gold Shares (NYSEArca:GLD) Assets + $18-B in 2016 Gold may emerge as one of the Brexit vote’s biggest commodity winners should revised forecasts from a growing number of banks prove correct as the poll’s outcome sets the stage for greater global economic uncertainty and hobbles the likelihood of rate rises from the US Fed. […]

Donald Trump, “‘Pledge’ Breakers Should Not be Allowed to Run for Office”

Donald Trump, “‘Pledge’ Breakers Should Not be Allowed to Run for Office”

Donald Trump, “‘Pledge’ Breakers Should Not be Allowed to Run for Office” Donald Trump says that some of his former Republican rivals who signed a loyalty ‘pledge’ to back the party’s Presidential nominee, but have not done so should be prevented from seeking public office ever again. Jeb Bush and Senator Lindsey Graham (R:SC) both […]

Universal Studios Singapore Named Asia’s #1 Amusement Park

Universal Studios Singapore Named Asia’s #1 Amusement Park

Universal Studios Singapore Named Asia’s #1 Amusement Park $CMCSA, $DIS Universal Studios Singapore has been named the top amusement park in Asia by travel site TripAdvisor for the 3rd year running. TripAdvisor announced the winners of its Travelers’ Choice awards for amusement parks and water parks around the world, with Universal’s Islands of Adventure in Orlando, […]

When Dogs Evolved from Wolves Still a Mystery

When Dogs Evolved from Wolves Still a Mystery

When Dogs Evolved from Wolves Still a Mystery It is thought that modern dogs have 1 common ancestor: the Eurasian grey wolf, and that about 30,000 to 40,000 years ago a subspecies of wolf began interacting with humans, perhaps foraging for food around human campsites. Humans then learned the animals were valuable for companionship and […]