Category Federal Reserve

OPEC’s Misleading Narrative About World Oil Supply

  AP Photo/Hasan Jamali Exhaust rises from an oil facility in the desert field of Sakhir, Bahrain, Septe More…  POLICY BRIEF – Environment and Natural Resources Program, Belfer Center OPEC’s Misleading Narrative About World Oil Supply Author: Leonardo Maugeri | March 2017 At a time when energy market headlines focus mainly on OPEC cuts, observers may be forgiven for […]

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    https://fortunascorner.com       First, kudos to the Chicago Cubs and the Cleveland Indians on advancing to the World […]

DOW, S&P Close Out The Week At/Near All-Time Highs; 194 Of S&P 500 Report Earnings This Week — What To Look For/Expect; Italian Banks Face Stress Test Friday/July 29

DOW, S&P Close Out The Week At/Near All-Time Highs; 194 Of S&P 500 Report Earnings This Week — What To Look For/Expect;  Italian Banks Face Stress Test Friday/July 29 www.fortunascorner.com   Market Recap — Look Ahead To Next Week      Perhaps the most hated, or mistrusted rally on Wall Street continued to chug along […]

Brexit Vote Tomorrow (Thur); What Happens In Stocks, Precious Metals, Currency If No, Or Yes Vote Prevails

Brexit Vote Tomorrow (Thur); What Happens In Stocks, Precious Metals, Currency If No, Or Yes Vote Prevails   www.fortunascorner.com        Less than 24 hours from now, British citizens will go to the voting booth to decide whether the U.K. will remain in the European Union (E.U.), or leave.  Regardless of the outcome and, […]

U.S. Cyber Command Chief On What Threats To Fear The Most

U.S. Cyber Command Chief on What Threats to Fear the Most Lt. Gen. James McLaughlin talks about attacks from ISIS, Russia and China http://www.wsj.com/articles/u- s-cyber-command-chief-on-what- threats-to-fear-the-most- 1466388121 June 19, 2016 10:02 p.m. ET Over the past few years, cyberattacks on businesses have led to huge losses and diminished consumer confidence. But cyberattacks are also happening […]

Gold Going To $1900 Per Ounce Says One Wall Street Sage

Gold Going To $1900 Per Ounce Says One Wall Street Sage www.fortunascorner.com      We are in the beginning stages of a bull market in gold, according to one of Wall Street’s most closely watch analysts, wrote Brian Price on the May 25, 2016 edition of CNBC’s website.  Peter Boockvar, Chief Market Analyst at The […]

Chinese Investors Cheer New Regulator; Shanghai Closes Up +2.4 Percent Overnight; Europe Moderately Higher; U.S. Stock Futures Pointing To 150 Point Upside Open — If Futures Hold

Chinese Investors Cheer New Regulator; Shanghai Closes Up +2.4 Percent Overnight; Europe Moderately Higher; U.S. Stock Futures Pointing To 150 Point Upside Open — If Futures Hold   www.fortunascorner.com         Good morning, as we enter the last full trading week for the month of February stocks looked poised to add to last […]

Wall Street Gets An Oversold Bounce; But, Issues That Led To Sell-Off In January Have Not Been Resolved — Why This Could Be Pivotal Weeks For Stocks

Wall Street Gets An Oversold Bounce; But, Issues That Led To Sell-Off In January Have Not Been Resolved — Why This Could Be Pivotal Weeks For Stocks   www.fortunascorner.com        The Bears took a breather this week; an, the Bulls felt spring in the air, as the U.S. stock market had its best […]

U.S. Stock Futures Pointing To Sharp Upside Rally At Tuesday Morning’s Open; ‘China’s Problems Just Gargantuan,’ Says Tiburion Partner’s Portfolio Manager, Stewart Patterson

U.S. Stock Futures Pointing To Sharp Upside Rally At Tuesday Morning’s Open; ‘China’s Problems Just Gargantuan,’ Says Tiburion Partner’s Portfolio Manager, Stewart Patterson www.fortunascorner.com      Love and money must be in the air in the aftermath of Valentine’s Day — as Asian and European markets had strong post-Valentine’s gains; and U.S. stock futures are up […]

A Fed-Induced Recession In The Offing?

A Fed-Induced Recession In The Offing? www.fortunascorner.com        Major U.S. stock indices tanked in the aftermath of this afternoon’s Fed statement, which seemed to please no one.  Heading into the announcement stocks were already weak due to weak forward guidance by Apple after the closing bell last night.  Apple shares had their worst […]