Category Federal Reserve

Italy’s Crisis — And Europe’s: Italy’s President Rejects The Populist Election Winners, Setting Up A Clash Between Democracy And The European Union; Will Ita’l Leave?

Italy’s Crisis — And Europe’s: Italy’s President Rejects The Populist Election Winners, Setting Up A Clash Between Democracy And The European Union; Will Ita’l Leave?   http://www.fortunascorner.com      We have a new ‘Sick Man Of Europe.’  As history has recorded, in the waning days of the Ottoman Empire (1908-1922), Tsar Nicholas, the last Tsar of […]

Futures Were Pointing To Another Selloff On Wall Street Early This Morning; But, Are Now Flat To Positive As We Near The Opening Bell; ‘Don’t Get Hung Up On 3 Percent 10-Year Yields’

Futures Were Pointing To Another Selloff On Wall Street Early This Morning; But, Are Now Flat To Positive As We Near The Opening Bell; ‘Don’t Get Hung Up On 3 Percent 10-Year Yields’   https://fortunascorner.com      Stock futures this morning were initially pointing to another selloff on Wall Street; but, as the morning as […]

‘Stocks Rattled By Tariff Fears’ & A Jobs Report; ‘Reason For Optimism: Bearish Investors;” “A Top Wall Street Strategist Makes The Case For Technology & Financial Stocks”

‘Stocks Rattled By Tariff Fears’ & A Jobs Report; ‘Reason For Optimism: Bearish Investors;” “A Top Wall Street Strategist Makes The Case For Technology & Financial Stocks”   https://fortunascorner.com      Avi Salzman wrote in this weekend’s (April 9, 2018) Barron’s, that “before Thursday evening [last week], around 7 p.m., stocks were on an uptrend, after closing […]

Big Tech, Big Themes; Markets, Mania, & Mass Psychosis; How Allergan Could Put On A Happy Face

Big Tech, Big Themes; Markets, Mania, & Mass Psychosis; How Allergan Could Put On A Happy Face http://www.fortunas.corner.com      The title above is from a series of articles in this weekend’s (March 19, 2018) Barron’s, and the blockchain article appeared in the March 13, 2018 edition of the Wall Street Journal.        The “Big Tech, […]

Ed Yardini On ‘Why Stocks Will Keep On Cooking’ In 2018

Ed Yardini On ‘Why Stocks Will Keep On Cooking’   www.fortunascorner.com        Leslie P. Norton had an article in this weekend’s (Mar. 10/11) Barron’s, with the title above.  She conducted an interview with Ed Yardini, founder/CEO of Yardini Research.  Mr. Yardini, who is one of the more followed stock market forecasters, told Barron’s that “earnings are phenomenal; […]

Tech Giants’ Shadows Fall Over Promising Start-Ups; Emerging Market Alternatives; Bitcoin Storms Wall Street

Tech Giants’ Shadows Fall Over Promising Start-Ups; Emerging Market Alternatives; Bitcoin Storms Wall Street   www.fortunascorner.com      Today is December 3, 2017, and we’re heading into the final stretch of what has been one of the best bull-market years in stocks.  What lies ahead in 2018 is anyone’s guess; but, let’s enjoy the rest […]

Gold Rush: Russia Stockpiling Bullion Like There’s No Tomorrow

Gold Rush: Russia Stockpiling Bullion Like There’s No Tomorrow © Sputnik/ Vitaliy Bezrukih Opinion 09:49 14.10.2017Get short URL 123964630 The Central Bank of Russia has recently been buying bullion at an unprecedented pace. According to Argentine financial expert Gabriel Rubinstein, this policy is aimed at protecting the Russian economy in the event of crisis situations, […]

Beware October Stock Market Crash? Global Blood Theraputics, Seres Theraputics, NewLink Theraputics

     Kensho Analytics had an interesting statistic this morning that was shown during CNBC’s Squawk Box show (6:00 am – 9:00 am EDT), Friday, October 13, 2017.  Analysts, traders, and institutions believe there is a 90 percent or better chance that the U.S. Federal Reserve will raise interest rates by another .25 basis points when they conclude […]

‘Bitcoin Is The Is The Most Important Invention Of This Decade”; And ‘Block-Chain Is The Most Important Invention Since The Birth Of The Internet,’ Says Silicon Valley Visionary

‘Bitcoin Is The Is The Most Important Invention Of This Decade”; And ‘Block-Chain Is The Most Important Invention Since The Birth Of The Internet,’ Says Silicon Valley Visionary   https://fortunascorner.com        I suspect that there are many of you like me. and several of my friends who do not understand the explosive price […]

Wall Street Soothsayer Says 4-5 Percent Correction In Next 30 Days; While Oppenheimer’s Chief Investment Strategist/ Stoltzfus Says ‘Political Trouble,’ & North Korea Won’t Derail Stocks – Forecasts S&P 500 To Gain 7 Percent Into Year’s End

Wall Street Soothsayer Says 4-5 Percent Correction In Next 30 Days; While Oppenheimer’s Chief Investment Strategist/ Stoltzfus Says ‘Political Trouble,’ & North Korea Won’t Derail Stocks – Forecasts S&P 500 To Gain 7 Percent Into Year’s End   https://fortunascorner.com       There will certainly be much more important issues to confront and think about this […]