WSJ best-selling author Simon Constable puts a little British spin on the US economy where to invest now. He’s fun, brutally honest and wicked smart.
Crude oil rallied as much as 6% yesterday, materially breaking through a 6 week old downtrend line after OPEC officials “came to an understanding” about enacting a production ceiling at their meeting in November.
People on Wall Street have a great sense of humor. I remember thinking that years ago when I started my career at Merrill Lynch, and despite the fact that we’ve witnessed a lot of changes in this business over the years (most of them not good, in my opinion) I’m happy to say there are[…]
In the wake of this week’s central bank decisions, a relief rally has carried the S&P 500 right back to the middle of its late-summer trading range between 2160 and 2190.
After breaking out from a multi-year downtrend earlier this year, natural gas futures are beginning to show signs of life. And while the long-term outlook is dependent on weather, near-term momentum could quickly carry futures up towards our initial target of $3.50.
SL: Is the Bond Bull Market Over? (Central Bank Preview) In the next 24 hours we’re going to get the answer to two very important questions: Is the Bond Bull Market Over? Have We Seen the Highs in Stocks for 2016? And, it’s the Bank of Japan that likely will decide the answers to those[…]
WTI crude oil futures continue to trade heavy following last week’s breakdown through a 7-week-old supporting uptrend line. There is initial support at $43.50/barrel however a violation could see futures fall swiftly towards the $40/barrel mark.
Eight years ago today, Lehman Brothers declared bankruptcy and, in my opinion, this business hasn’t been the same since. That event, and the subsequent fallout, forever changed the way I analyze and invest in the markets, and I bet that’s true for you and your clients as well. For me, the biggest change pre-Lehman to[…]
Another great “The Market’s Bell” with Special Guest Randy Frederick, Charles Schwab’s Head of Trading: -Randy like “collars” on stock positions –long put/short call– ahead of several upcoming events -Argues our obsession with The Fed is totally out-of-hand -Explains why too many of us leave money on the table long-term. Get updates at – http://www.MarketsBell.com
Something potentially very important just happened with the 10-year Treasury yield. It broke a downtrend in place since the start of 2016, and if it can hold this breakout through the Bank of Japan and Fed meeting next week, it will be a strong signal that the bond bull market may be ending, and interest[…]