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How Many Months Or Years Will Supply Chain Disruptions Last?
Today 21:50 EDT
Make Your Bets
Today 21:13 EDT
Equities are a sideshow compared to the drama in rates. While economists are still busily debating whether inflation is here to stay, and whether monetary policy should respond, the reality is that it...
Forex And Cryptocurrencies Forecast For October 18 - 22, 2021
Today 20:42 EDT
If the world's leading powers don't start chasing bitcoin after China, the flagship cryptocurrency has a lot of chances to to bypass leading corporations and even entire sectors of the world economy in...
Is FedEx (FDX) A Great Investment Pick?
Today 20:19 EDT
Here's Why Alibaba Is No Longer Top Choice For Shoppers After Ruling China's E-Commerce Market For 15 years
Today 19:56 EDT
After being China's unbeatable e-commerce giant for more than 15 years, Alibaba Group Holding Limited is facing growing competition in the market.
A Range Of Market Scenarios In Play
Today 19:44 EDT
Large-caps and tech indices look to be finding a second wind without the participation of small-caps. If small-caps can break to the upside from their range, it would provide an added impetus for both...
Mergers & Acquisitions: The Ultimate Game Of Poker
Today 19:30 EDT
Luke Cummings explains his methods of assessing a takeover bid when it first hits the market, initiating a position, and booking a profit/loss.
This video discusses what I expect the S&P 500 to do for the rest of 2021, and provides parameters to help you stay on the profitable side of the market.
Preparing For A Financial Crisis
Today 19:00 EDT
There comes a time in every investor’s life where they have to make preparations for the possibility of a financial crisis. What are some of the best investment strategies for surviving a financial...
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The EUR/USD weekly forecast suggests a neutral stance as the pair remains stuck around the 1.1600 level. Fed’s hawkishness may weigh on the euro. After hitting a new 2021 low of 1.1523, the EUR/USD...
Alibaba, Ebay, Sunrun Stocks Look Prepared To Break Out Of This Key Pattern: What's Next?
Today 18:30 EDT
Alibaba Group Holdings, Ltd, Ebay, Inc, and Sunrun, Inc have all settled into bullish flag patterns on their daily charts. Let's see what this may entail.
Cryptocurrencies: Is This 'Rainbow' Different?
Today 18:15 EDT
Currently, cryptocurrency looks to be on the weak side, and it makes me wonder again if this “post-rainbow” market is going to be as weak and lengthy as the last two.
New Intermediate Bottom Forming?
Today 18:00 EDT
Last week’s strength in SPX -- primarily the result of a strong DJIA while NDX is lagging -- suggests that a deeper correction has been averted at this time, and that the index made a low ahead of the...
Using Index Icons To Track Potential Equity Opportunities
Today 17:45 EDT
How are investors using the S&P 500 and DJIA to assess opportunities in U.S. equities? Let's see how investors are putting these index icons to work.
Base metals have been rallying amid an intensifying energy crisis, and inflation fears are reigniting investor enthusiasm, especially for copper. Meanwhile, a stronger renminbi may be accentuating...
2 Fertilizer Stocks To Buy, 2 To Avoid
Today 17:14 EDT
Increasing food prices due to supply chain constraints and the impact of climate change on agricultural output should benefit the fertilizers industry significantly. Let's take a look at some stocks...
4 Income Favorites From The Dividend Detective
Today 16:59 EDT
Here, we review 4 new ideas — a financial sector REIT, a growth-oriented ETF, a closed-end fund, and a speculative business development company. Let's dive into the details.
For the start of the week, gold moved in a tight range above $1,750. However, US Treasury bond yields fell sharply on Wednesday, causing the price of the XAU/USD pair to advance nearly 2% before...
This Car Rental Company Has A Better Three-Month Return Than Bitcoin, Dogecoin And Ethereum Classic
Today 16:30 EDT
Since 1946, Avis Budget Group Inc. has been one of the world’s go-to car rental services, and in the past three months, it has also been a major winner for bullish traders and investors.
S&P 500 & Nasdaq 100 Forecast: Netflix & Tesla Earnings To Set The Tone For The Market
Today 16:15 EDT
Market anxiety has translated into investor caution, increased volatility, and S&P 500 and Nasdaq 100 weakness, but it hasn’t yet led to a major correction as dip buyers have emerged at every...
The Week In SPAC News - Sunday, Oct. 17
Today 16:00 EDT
In SPAC news this week, SeatGeek announced that it has entered into a business combination agreement with RedBall Acquisition. The business combination implies an enterprise value for the combined...
Amazon's Next Big Thing - Ambient Computing
Today 15:45 EDT
Executives at the Seattle, Wash.-based company have revealed a slew of new computing devices. Not a single one of them had a keyboard. Most didn’t seem like computers at all. Welcome to ambient...
US Retail Sales Confirm Q3 Soft Patch Is Over
Today 15:29 EDT
A strong performance from retail sales coupled with surging spending on travel and leisure suggests that the economy is re-accelerating after the recent COVID-19-related slowdown. This should help...
Netflix Inc's biggest original series, 'Squid Game,' is expected to generate $900 million in value for the company. Shares in Netflix have climbed nearly 7% since the release of 'Squid Game' on Sept....
Weekly Market Outlook – Stocks Back Away From The Brink, Bouncing Back Into Bullish Mode
Today 14:59 EDT
After a washout through Wednesday's action, the bulls stepped up to the plate on Thursday in a huge way, logging the biggest daily win for the market since March. Friday's follow-through sealed the...
7 Monster Stock Market Predictions For The Week Of Oct. 18, 2021
Today 14:45 EDT
It seems as if the bulls got their juice back after two days of solid gains. But I would caution that despite two intense days, volume levels were pretty anemic, and despite the S&P 500 and the Nasdaq...
Canada’s Job Market Recovered A Bit Faster Than America's, But It's Still Not Healthy
Today 14:29 EDT
Canada’s current jobs and economic recovery has been faster than recoveries from previous economic recessions. Nonetheless, all is still far from well.
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Volatility in global markets is persisting, but for now it’s still translating into a mostly bullish environment for energy prices amid supply chain concerns and an energy supply production deficit...
Lumber Futures As Predictors
Today 14:00 EDT
While it is tempting to conclude that futures are good predictors of future spot rates, the data may say otherwise. Let's take a look.