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Stock Market Rally Surges Ahead:  Less Damage Than Expected From Hurricane IRMA, No Missile Firing By North Korea Over The Weekend; Expectations That The Fed May Be On Hold The Rest Of 2017 — All Fueled Yesterday’s (Sept. 11) Stock Market Rally

Stock Market Rally Surges Ahead:  Less Damage Than Expected From Hurricane IRMA, No Missile Firing By North Korea Over The Weekend; Expectations That The Fed May Be On Hold The Rest Of 2017 — All Fueled Yesterday’s (Sept. 11) Stock Market Rally   http://www.fortunascorner.com        The most hated and under-appreciated bull market in […]

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   http://www.fortunascorner.com       There will certainly be much more important issues to confront and think about this […]

Catastrophe In Houston; Major Rebuilding & Infrastructure Restoration Will Be Needed; Gasoline & Refineries Likely To Get A Boost; Insurance Companies – Not As Bad As Some May Think — September Historically Worst Month Of Year For Stocks

Catastrophe In Houston; Major Rebuilding & Infrastructure Restoration Will Be Needed; Gasoline & Refineries Likely To Get A Boost; Insurance Companies – Not As Bad As Some May Think — September Historically Worst Month Of Year For Stocks http://www.fortunascorner.com      First, my thoughts and prayers go to the people of Houston and the surrounding […]

Barron’s Annual Mid-Year Round-Table/Outlook For Stocks, Bonds, For 2nd Half Of 2017

Barron’s Annual Mid-Year Round-Table/Outlook For Stocks, Bonds, Precious Metals, Commodities, Etc. For 2nd Half Of 2017 https://fortunascorner.com      This past weekend, Barron’s had a feature article, reviewing its annual discussion with the titans of Wall Street on how they see the investment landscape for the remainder of this year; and, where they themselves…are putting […]

5 Technology Stocks For The Long Run — Barron’s Article On Top Technology Fund Manager’s Picks  For The Portfolio

5 Technology Stocks For The Long Run — Barron’s Article On Top Technology Fund Manager’s Picks  For The Portfolio https://fortunascorner.com      Johanna Bennett had a article in this weekend’s (June 12, 2017) Barron’s on ‘5 Technology Stocks For The Long,’ based on an interview with Joshua Spencer, Fund Manager, for T. Rowe Price Global Technology […]

Tech Wreck Stuns Wall Street As NASDAQ Falls 1.8%; The Biggest Beneficiaries Of Fed Rate Hikes

Tech Wreck Stuns Wall Street As NASDAQ Falls 1.8%; The Biggest Beneficiaries Of Fed Rate Hikes https://fortunascorner.com      The stock markets/indices in the U.S. in 2017 could easily have been described in two ways:  ‘The Energizer Bunny,’ and ‘The Teflon Stock Market.’  Nothing seemed able to exploit any weakness, nor any bad news that […]

Macron Wins Big In France — Here’s What Happens Next In Stocks; Four Chinese Stocks To Buy Now; Winners And Losers In A Dangerous Season For Tech Stocks

Macron Wins Big In France — Here’s What Happens Next In Stocks; Four Chinese Stocks To Buy Now; Winners And Losers In A Dangerous Season For Tech Stocks www.fortunascorner.com      As predicted, young, upstart, outsider Emmanuel Macron is France’s next President.  The 39 year-old garnered 65 percent of the vote, sounding defeating his more […]

French Elections, Geopolitical Tensions/North Korea, Big Tech On Deck; POTUS Trump’s Tax Cut Plan Will Drive Wall Street & Sarepta Theraputics (SRPT) Stock Could Double, Or More Says Barron’s

French Elections, Geopolitical Tensions/North Korea, Big Tech On Deck; POTUS Trump’s Tax Cut Plan Will Drive Wall Street & Sarepta Theraputics (SRPT) Stock Could Double, Or More Says Barron’s www.fortunascorner.com ‘The French Connection:’ The Future Of The European Union May Well Be At Stake       Voters in France have been casting their ballots to […]

First Quarter Comes To A Close; How Investment Fund Managers Are Positioning Themselves For The 2nd Qtr. Of 2017; ‘As The Market Charges, Caution Signals Blink’: ‘Stocks Are Expensive & Investor Optimism Has Slipped — Hinting At Trouble Ahead’

First Quarter Comes To A Close; How Investment Fund Managers Are Positioning Themselves For The 2nd Qtr. Of 2017;  ‘As The Market Charges, Caution Signals Blink’:  ‘Stocks Are Expensive & Investor Optimism Has Slipped — Hinting At Trouble Ahead’ https://fortunascorner.com        It has been a great run for stocks in the first quarter […]

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. […]