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A Small Biotech With Big Drug Potential

A Small Biotech With Big Drug Potentialhttp://www.fortunascorner.com      The title above is from Simon Constable’s September 17, 2018 article in this past weekend’s Barron’s.  Mr. Constable begins: “A small Swiss biotech company focused on women’s reproductive health — has three promising treatments reaching key development stages in the next few months that could payoff for investors.” […]

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’   https://fortunascorner.com      U.S. stock futures this morning indicate that we’re going to see a sharp, significant move to the upside at the […]

“As Tech Giants Soar, Don’t Forget About The Lilliputians; Intel – The Deepest Value In Deep Learning”

As Tech Giants Soar, Don’t Forget About The Lilliputians; Intel – The Deepest Value In Deep Learning https://fortunascorner.com      Tiernan Ray had a full-page article in this weekend’s (November 6, 2017) edition of Barron’s, with the title above.  I refer you to Baron’s for Mr. Ray’s full article.  Mr. Ray reminds us investors that this raging […]

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 […]

An Elite Defector’s Perspective On North Korea

The comments highlighted in blue below are by/from Col. (Ret.) David Maxwell; and, his contact info is at the bottom of this page.  RCP, fortunascorner.com David Maxwell:  To understand the social ranking system that Mr. Song refers to please see the work of Robert Collins for the Committee for Human Rights in North Korea: Marked for […]

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   https://fortunascorner.com        Conventional wisdom or consensus on Wall Street was that if British citizens voted for […]

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 https://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. […]

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, […]