Category NASDAQ

French Elections, Geopolitical Tensions/North Korea, Big Tech On Deck; POTUS Trump’s Tax Cut Plan Will Drive Wall Street & Sarepta Theraputics (SRPT) Stock Could Double, Or More Says Barron’s

French Elections, Geopolitical Tensions/North Korea, Big Tech On Deck; POTUS Trump’s Tax Cut Plan Will Drive Wall Street & Sarepta Theraputics (SRPT) Stock Could Double, Or More Says Barron’s www.fortunascorner.com ‘The French Connection:’ The Future Of The European Union May Well Be At Stake       Voters in France have been casting their ballots to […]

Moving Mostly To Cash In The 401K As Sunday’s First Round Of French Presidential Elections Take Place This Sunday

Moving Mostly To Cash In The 401K As Sunday’s First Round Of French Presidential Elections Take Place This Sunday www.fortunascorner.com      As we move past 12:00 noon today, I am moving mostly to cash, with French presidential elections looming on Sunday.  It is really anyone’s guess as to who is going to finish first, […]

Stocks Closed Out Holiday Shortened Week At Their Lows Of The Day; Geopolitics/Tensions (French Elections, North Korea) Pose Potential Black Swans For Stocks; 1st Quarter 2017 Earnings/2nd Quarter Outlook Kicks Into High Gear

Stocks Closed Out Holiday Shortened Week At Their Lows Of The Day; Geopolitics/Tensions (French Elections, North Korea) Pose Potential Black Swans For Stocks; 1st Quarter 2017 Earnings/2nd Quarter Outlook Kicks Into High Gear http://www.fortunascorner.com      I hope all of you who celebrate Easter were able to enjoy renewing your faith as well as spend […]

Stock Market Rally Entering Critical Few Weeks; ‘The New Rally In Gold — 5 Ways To Play It’

Stock Market Rally Entering Critical Few Weeks; ‘The New Rally In Gold — 5 Ways To Play It’ fortunascorner.com     If this bull market is going to move another leg higher; selloff, or muddle along — we have at least two known major market moving ‘events’ this month that will tell the tale — first […]

First Quarter Comes To A Close; How Investment Fund Managers Are Positioning Themselves For The 2nd Qtr. Of 2017; ‘As The Market Charges, Caution Signals Blink’: ‘Stocks Are Expensive & Investor Optimism Has Slipped — Hinting At Trouble Ahead’

First Quarter Comes To A Close; How Investment Fund Managers Are Positioning Themselves For The 2nd Qtr. Of 2017;  ‘As The Market Charges, Caution Signals Blink’:  ‘Stocks Are Expensive & Investor Optimism Has Slipped — Hinting At Trouble Ahead’ http://www.fortunascorner.com        It has been a great run for stocks in the first quarter […]

DOW Weathers D.C. Chaos, Closes The Week Down Less Than 2 Percent; Raymond James/CiTi Warn Investors To ‘Prepare For A Major Market Drop, But Don’t Blame The Failed Obamacare Vote; Personal Portfolio Near +27 Percent Year-To-Date

DOW Weathers D.C. Chaos, Closes The Week Down Less Than 2 Percent; Raymond James/CiTi Warn Investors To ‘Prepare For A Major Market Drop, But Don’t Blame The Failed Obamacare Vote; Personal Portfolio Near +27 Percent Year-To-Date   http://www.fortunascorner.com        Conventional wisdom or consensus on Wall Street was that if British citizens voted for […]

U.S. Preparing Cases Linking North Korea To Theft At N.Y. Fed: Investigators Build Charges Against Chinese Middleman For Allegedly Aiding 2016 Cyber Heist Of $81M From Bank Of Bangledesh

———————————————————————————————————- https://www.wsj.com/articles/u-s-preparing-cases-linking-north-korea-to-theft-at-n-y-fed-1490215094?mod=djemalertMARKET U.S. U.S. Preparing Cases Linking North Korea to Theft at N.Y. Fed Investigators build charges against Chinese middlemen for allegedly aiding 2016 cyberheist of $81 million from Bangladesh The New York Federal Reserve building in New York. Some foreign governments, central banks and other institutions keep money at the New York Fed, enabling […]

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 […]

February Job Gains Clears The Way For Fed Rate Hike This Week; Crude Realities For Oil; Some Bio-Pharma Plays That Could Have Blockbuster Potential

February Job Gains Clears The Way For Fed Rate Hike This Week; Crude Realities For Oil; Some Bio-Pharma Plays That Could Have Blockbuster Potential www.fortunascorner.com Where The Jobs Are……..And, Aren’t      Friday’s Non-Farm Payrolls report released by the Bureau of Labor Statistics showed that the number of net new jobs created in the U.S. […]

China’s Continuing Credit Boom

http://libertystreeteconomics.newyorkfed.org/2017/02/chinas-continuing-credit-boom.html Liberty Street Economics FEBRUARY 27, 2017 China’s Continuing Credit Boom Jeff Dawson, Alex Etra, and Aaron Rosenblum Debt in China has increased dramatically in recent years, accounting for roughly one-half of all new credit created globally since 2005. The country’s share of total global credit is nearly 25 percent, up from 5 percent ten years ago. […]