Category NASDAQ

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’   http://www.fortunascorner.com      Stock futures this morning were initially pointing to another selloff on Wall Street; but, as the morning as […]

Stock Market To Focus On Earnings This Week With One-Third Of The S&P 500 Set To Announce Q1/2018 Earnings & Forecasts; ‘The Looming Battle Over Artificial Intelligence Chips

Stock Market To Focus On Earnings This Week With One-Third Of The S&P 500 Set To Announce Q1/2018 Earnings & Forecasts; ‘The Looming Battle Over Artificial Intelligence Chips   http://www.fortunascorner.com      Traders, analysts, and professional portfolio managers will turn their attention to earnings this week, as one-third of S&P 500 companies are set to […]

GW Bio-Phama’s (GWPH’s) Big Day;  Cowen & Company’s Top Cannabis-Based Stock Picks

GW Bio-Phama’s (GWPH’s) Big Day;  Cowen & Company’s Top Cannabis-Based Stock Picks http://www.fortunascorner.com      It was a great day for GW Bio-Pharma (GWPH), as an FDA Panel today voted 13-0 to approve the company’s cannabinoid-based drug Epidiolex (cannabinoid oral solution),” for the treatment of a severe/rare form of childhood epilepsy/severe seizures citing the positive benefits […]

Shorts Getting Squeezed As GWPH Shares Soar On Positive FDA News

Shares of GWPH are soaring this morning after the company announced that an FDA -staff review of their cannabis-based epilepsy drug — Epidiolex — was positive, writing that “the risk-benefit profile established by the data in the application appears to support approval of the cannabidiol.”   Shares are trading up $12.77, or 10.5 percent to $133.45,  […]

S&P 500 1st Qtr. 2018 Earnings & 2nd Qtr. Outlook Begin This Week; GW Bio-Pharma To Present Critical Data From Phase III Clinical Trial Data For Its Experimental Drug For Childhood Epilepsy; Barron’s Big Money Poll/Outlook For Global Economy, Corporate Earnings, & Stocks

S&P 500 1st Qtr. 2018 Earnings & 2nd Qtr. Outlook Begin This Week; GW Bio-Pharma To Present Critical Data From Phase III Clinical Trial Data For Its Experimental Drug For Childhood Epilepsy; Barron’s Big Money Poll/Outlook For Global Economy, Corporate Earnings, & Stocks   http://www.fortunascorner.com      Finally, traders and investors will be able to […]

‘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”   http://www.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 […]

The Empire Strikes Back:  China Announces Major Retaliation For U.S. Tariffs – And U.S. Stock Futures Plunge Nearly 600 Points Pre-Market Open

The Empire Strikes Back:  China Announces Major Retaliation For U.S. Tariffs – And U.S. Stock Futures Plunge Nearly 600 Points Pre-Market Open   http://www.fortunascorner.com      There is a time-honored piece of wisdom from Wall Street:  “The stock market can stay irrational longer than you can stay solvent.”  There is no doubt that this is painful and […]

Tesla’s Musk, China Tariff Retaliation Prompt Selloff In Stocks To Open April On A Down Note; But, While Painful It Also Presents A Great Buying Opportunity

Tesla’s Musk, China Tariff Retaliation Prompt Selloff In U.S. Stocks To Open April On A Down Note; But, While Painful It Also Presents A Great Buying Opportunity   http://www.fortunascorner.com      Well, I didn’t see this coming today.  One would have expected this to be a week where we were range-bound and not much activity.  […]

What Lies Ahead For Stocks In April?  What Tends To Occur For Stocks In Mid-Term Election Years? ‘Cannabis Inc.: Barron’s Looks At The Burgeoning Marijuana Industry In Canada — ‘Time To Weed Out The Hype’

What Lies Ahead For Stocks In April?  What Tends To Occur For Stocks In Mid-Term Election Years? ‘Cannabis Inc.: Barron’s Looks At The Burgeoning Marijuana Industry In Canada — ‘Time To Weed Out The Hype’     http://www.fortunascorner.com       First of all, I hope all of you are able to have a nice Easter weekend.  […]

U.S. Stock Futures Surging Pre-Market This Morning On The Back Of A Wall Street Journal Article That The U.S. And China Are Quietly Negotiating A Trade Agreement ‘To Ease Trade Rift’

U.S. Stock Futures Surging Pre-Market This Morning On The Back Of A Wall Street Journal Article That The U.S. And China Are Quietly Negotiating A Trade Agreement ‘To Ease Trade Rift’   http://www.fortunascorner.com      U.S. stock futures this morning indicate that we’re going to see a sharp, significant move to the upside at the […]