Category Markets

Marcon Finishes First In French Elections; Markets Rally Globally – Except For China; U.S. Stock Futures Sharply Higher/Point To A Triple-Digit Gain At This Morning’s Open

Marcon Finishes First In French Elections; Markets Rally Globally – Except For China; U.S. Stock Futures Sharply Higher/Point To A Triple-Digit Gain At This Morning’s Open www.fortunascorner.com        For once, the polls and pundits were right and a 39 year-old newcomer, ‘centrist, Emmanuel Marcon finished first in presidential elections held over this weekend. […]

Market Wrap & What To Watch This Week; Modi Win Is Bullish For India

Market Wrap & What To Watch This Week;  Modi Win Is Bullish For India http://www.fortunascorner.com      This teflon stock market could finally be tested this week, with a slew of financial, and, non-financial events occurring.  For the first time this year, I have a  hefty cash position; and, stop market targets on those stocks […]

Experts At Artificial Intelligence (AI) Conference Conclude Rouge Cyber Weapons & ‘Malware On Steroids’ That Is AI Enabled — Could Threaten Humanity In The Next Decade; Artificial Intelligence & The Future Of War

Experts At Artificial Intelligence (AI) Conference Conclude Rouge Cyber Weapons & ‘Malware On Steroids’ That Is AI Enabled — Could Threaten Humanity In The Next Decade;  Artificial Intelligence & The Future Of War    www.fortunascorner.com        Cheyenne MacDonald writes in the March 2, 2017 edition of the Daily Mail Online, that experts at a just concluded […]

DOW Finally Poised To Break Through 20K Threshold; Sectors That Have Performed The Best In First 100 Days Of A New Presidential Administration; Jeff Gundlach On What ETFs He’s Buying; Barron’s Looks For Value

DOW Finally Poised To Break Through 20K Threshold; Sectors That Have Performed The Best In First 100 Days Of A New Presidential Administration; Jeff Gundlach On What ETFs He’s Buying; Barron’s Looks For Value www.fortunascorner      Good morning.  The U.S. stock market appears poised to break through the 20K threshold on the DOW; and, […]

DOW Falls Short Of 20K; But Chances Are We Break Through Before Fridays Close; Some Bio-Pharma Stocks That Got Upgrades Today – Going Into 2017

DOW Falls Short Of 20K; But Chances Are We Break Through Before Fridays Close; Some Bio-Pharma Stocks That Got Upgrades Today – Going Into 2017 http://www.fortunascorner.com      The DOW failed once again to breach the 20K mark today; but, the prevailing opinion across Wall Street is this bull run still has legs, and we […]

Dec. 19-23 Historically/Traditionally The Best Week To Be In Stocks The Entire Year; Outlook 2017 – This Bull Has Legs; Best Small & Mid-Caps For 2017; Asia 2017: Japanese, Chinese Stocks Will Lead

Dec. 19-23 Historically/Traditionally The Best Week To Be In Stocks The Entire Year; Outlook 2017 – This Bull Has Legs; Best Small & Mid-Caps For 2017; Asia 2017: Japanese, Chinese Stocks Will Lead   www.fortunascorner.com       Christmas is coming, and we’re closing in on the end of 2016, and, a new year, with […]

The Trump Rally Has Legs; Friday, December 1 — Non-Farm Payrolls At 0830 EDT On The Number Of Net New Jobs Created In The U.S. In Month Of November; Fed Rate Hike In December All But Certain

The Trump Rally Has Legs; Friday, December 1 — Non-Farm Payrolls At 0830 EDT On The Number Of Net New Jobs Created In The U.S. In Month Of November; Fed Rate Hike In December All But Certain www.fortunascorner     I hope all of you enjoyed the Thanksgiving holiday and got some quality time with […]

Trump Election Sends Stocks Higher; Tech Sells Off — But Future Looks Brighter, Some Bargains In Europe; Surging Yields Create Bargains In Bonds

http://www.fortunascorner.com          Investors and traders who looked at POTUS-Elect Trump’s economic plan — less regulation on business, repatriation of overseas cash, pushing for energy independence, and an infrastructure initiative, among other efforts, see stocks rising into 2017, and they went on a buying spree last week.  Since Mr. Trump’s election, financials rose […]

Trading A Trump Stock Market; Sectors To Own Going Into The End Of The Year

Trading A Trump Stock Market; Sectors To Own Going Into The End Of The Year http://www.fortunascorner.com      So much for the pollsters and the stock market mavens.  If you had placed your bets going into Tuesday evening, you would have bet heavily on Hillary Clinton being our next POTUS; and, you would have expected […]

Stocks Close Higher Last Week; Huge Earnings Week For Technology; Where The High Paying Jobs In The U.S Are, And Likely To Be Through The End Of This Decade & Beyond; Stay Away From Gold

Stocks Close Higher Last Week; Huge Earnings Week For Technology; Where The High Paying Jobs In The U.S Are, And Likely To  Be Through The End Of This Decade & Beyond; Stay Away From Gold    http://www.fortunascorner.com       First, kudos to the Chicago Cubs and the Cleveland Indians on advancing to the World […]