Sun, Mar 24, 2019
10:59 amPrepare To Take Gold Profits
Here is the cycle evidence for a coming early April top in gold.
10:36 amStocks This Week: Go Short Rowan And Dentsply Sirona
Here are two short trade recommendations for this week.
10:36 amThe Fed Turns a Page, We Stay Focused on Growth
Zero increases for Fed Funds in 2019, and no more sales of bonds after September: That’s the latest monetary policy guidance from the US Federal Reserve. It ends the tightening cycle that saw the first rate increase in December 2015 but really began in May 2013.
10:02 amThis 50/50 Retirement Portfolio Pays 7.4% Every Year
Many retirees like the idea of a “50/50” portfolio that’s half bonds and half stocks.
Sat, Mar 23, 2019
3:05 pmThe Yield Curve Just Inverted, Putting The Chance Of A Recession At 30%
The yield curve just inverted, that implies a 30% chance of recession on some models. Should we believe the numbers?
1:44 pmIt's Official -- Your Company Is Worth Less
The seller's market for middle market companies might be nearing its end. It appears that a multi-year cycle affecting middle market business valuations might have turned down.
1:24 pmPakistan Beats India In Happiness
Why Pakistan beats India big time in happiness.
12:31 amHow Far Could The Stock Market Drop? Will These Support Levels Hold?
Where did stock buyers show up during the previous recent sell-offs? Potential support levels for the major indices on 2 time frames.
10:40 amGreece Is The Best Stock Market In Europe In 2019
The worst may be over for Greece.
9:41 amThis "Safe" 8.2% Dividend Will Self-Destruct Soon
Today I’ll show you how I helped investors sidestep a “silent” payout cut in a popular closed-end fund (CEF).
Fri, Mar 22, 2019
5:38 pmThe Fed Follows Trump's Tweets, And Does The Right Thing
Well, the Fed apparently saw what the President saw. Or, maybe not. After all, one line of argument used to support the Fed’s new dovish stance is that the stance is necessary given the uncertainties that abound—both at home and abroad (read: regime uncertainties being created by Trump himself).
5:34 pmVenezuela Approaches "Red Alert" As Washington Warns About Detained Americans
Washington cranks up the regime change rhetoric. Meanwhile, Venezuela is running on empty.
4:44 pmSorry, President Trump; GDP Growth Won’t Hit 4%
As he typically does, President Trump is blaming someone else, this time the Fed, for the economy not reaching his 3% growth projection or up to the 6% rate he touted as a candidate. When you consider the tax cuts, increased government spending and trade wars, the “blame” can be laid at his feet.
3:52 pm30 Years Later, Investors Still Lead The Way On Sustainability
As we mark 30 years since the ground-breaking investor response to the Exxon oil spill, and Ceres’ founding, we must take stock of how far we have come, and how much we have achieved in tackling some of the greatest sustainability challenges.
3:41 pmWhat Is McDonald's Expected Revenue And EBITDA in FY 2019?
McDonald’s (NYSE: MCD) released its full year results on January 30, 2019. The company beat the consensus earnings but missed slightly on revenue for the 4th Quarter. This was primarily due to the refranchising of its restaurants that has been under process for a couple of years mow. The company...
2:52 pmWas Wheaton Precious Metals Able To Beat Market Expectations In Q4 2018?
Wheaton Precious Metals (NYSE: WPM), one of the world’s largest precious metals streaming companies, announced its Q4 2018 results on March 20, 2019, followed by a conference call the next day. Though the fourth quarter revenue and EPS were lower on a year-on-year basis, WPM beat the consensus ...
2:28 pm95% Of Reported Bitcoin Trading Volume Is Fake, Says Bitwise
The vast majority of reported bitcoin trading volume is false. How many exchanges provide reliable data?
2:20 pmBrazil Stock Market Tanks Amid Petrobras Scandal That Keeps On Giving
This week's arrest of ex-president Michel Temer suggests the Petrobras Car Was scandal continues to plague the country.And will for some time.
11:03 amWhat You Need To Know About The Lyft IPO: Strong Investor Demand And Strong ESG Characteristics
Sharing economy unicorn Lyft has turned to the public markets for growth capital. Accordingly, a wide range of investors will be able to purchase Lyft stock, which will trade on the Nasdaq, due to its strong overall ESG profile. The IPO is already oversubscribed.
10:46 amRally Light Dims: Brakes Slam As European Data, Nike Earnings Appear To Raise Concerns
There’s a lot of negative focus early today amid weak European data, a canceled order for Boeing jets, Nike earnings, and falling Treasury yields.
7:16 amWhen It Comes To Brexit Should The U.K. Extend Its Stay, Or Simply Walk Away
The EU has offered the U.K. an extension to Brexit beyond March 29. However, can Mrs May get her deal through the House of Commons? Maybe the U.K. has to play hardball and actually threaten to walk away.
Thu, Mar 21, 2019
8:48 pmBurger King's 17 Cent Coffee Deal Won't Win Customers From McDonalds And Starbucks
Will you trade a large Starbucks cappuccino for 30 Burger King cups of coffee?
8:20 pmFilipinos Are Beginning To See The Ugly Side Of Chinese Investments
Filipinos are beginning to see the ugly side of the Chinese investments: a large influx of Chinese workers, rising property values, and fears that Philippines could turn into another Sri Lanka.
5:58 pmLower Low On The 10-Year Yield And Higher High On The Big Tech Stock
As interest rates head lower and lower, one major NASDAQ component breaks out to even higher prices.
4:56 pmAnti-Brexit Petition In U.K. Parliament Can Be Signed By Anyone, Anywhere
U.K. Parliament Petition for remaining in the European Union crashes. Caveat: non-U.K. citizens from anywhere in the world were allowed to sign it.
4:28 pmLevi's Returns To The Public Stage With A Bang, But How Long Will The Hype Last?
Levi Strauss & Co. shares surged by more than a third on their first day of trading after the 165-year-old company returned to the public market. The question is, will the second time be the charm?
3:12 pmHow Micron Is Looking To Manage The DRAM Downturn
Micron (NYSE:MU) published its Q2 FY’19 results on Wednesday, posting stronger than expected earnings in an oversupplied memory market. While the company’s quarterly revenues declined by 20% year-over-year to $5.84 billion, net income fell by about 50% to $1.62 billion. This note, based on Trefis...
2:38 pmHow Do Europe Revenues Affect Ford's Valuation?
Ford Motor Company (NYSE: F) reported its full year results for Fiscal Year 2018 in January. The company generated $160 billion in revenue and $0.92 in Non-GAAP EPS. Ford’s higher-than-expected earnings has boosted investor confidence. Based on Trefis analysis, we have a price estimate of $11 for...
2:14 pmLyft Is Probably Valuing Itself Greater Than Total U.S. Ride Industry
The Lyft IPO top-end target of a $25 billion market cap would value it more than the U.S. ride industry, and make it worth more than most major airlines.
1:38 pmBrexit Chaos Clouds Reasoning On Rates As Recession Risk Rises
The Bank of England has had no choice to leave rates unchanged. If there is no-deal and a hard Brexit, the rate change may be lower.
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