Category S&P

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 […]

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.  […]

Fears Of A Trade War With China, FaceBook’s Troubles, Derail The Bulls On Wall Street; Cloud Software Stocks Rise On M&A Hopes

Fears Of A Trade War With China, FaceBook’s Troubles, Derail The Bulls On Wall Street; Cloud Software Stocks Rise On M&A Hopes   http://www.fortunascorner.com      Well, we know the romping bull market in stocks that lasted all of 2017, is no more.  Investors and traders were spoiled throughout last year, as volatility and any […]

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; […]