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Rot Beneath The Highs
Today 18:37 EDT
Beneath the surface of major equity indexes hitting lifetime highs, there is rot. You don’t have to look hard. I have gathered some charts to illustrate how well-known names have breached important...
Retail Participation In Stock Trading Has Collapsed
Today 18:24 EDT
A little over a month ago, we first pointed out something troubling for the bulls: after leading the market in terms of both sentiment and volume, retail participation had collapsed.
The ETF Portfolio Strategist - Sunday, May 9
Today 18:09 EDT
Markets were fired up last week and so were our three proprietary strategies. The top performer: Global Managed Volatility (G.B16.MVOL), which jumped 1.5%. That was enough to beat the benchmark.
Employment numbers in Canada and the US nonfarm payrolls were far short of expectations. Is the US recovery sputtering? This week’s inflation and retail sales numbers may help provide an answer.
Clubhouse Launches Android App As iPhone Downloads Plunge
Today 17:36 EDT
Clubhouse today released its beta version on Alphabet Inc's Android app, allowing users to sign up and start using the chat room. Until now, Clubhouse had only been available for iPhone users and by...
Commodities Inflation And Where It Is Headed
Today 17:28 EDT
This video discusses the roaring rally in commodities and how the macro environment looks going forward.
VanEck Associates Corp. seeks approval from the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) to establish an exchange-traded fund called “VanEck Ethereum Trust.”
How To Profit From The Crypto Craze
Today 16:51 EDT
Everyone wants to know whether bitcoin can continue its impressive rise. It absolutely can go higher, but it can also go lower. So can other cryptocurrencies. Bitcoin isn’t the only fish in the sea.
EUR/USD Forecast May 10-14 – Euro Rises To 10-Week High
Today 16:39 EDT
EUR/USD rallied late in the week as the pair recorded its best weekly performance since November 2020, with gains of 1.22%. There are four releases in the upcoming week. Here is an outlook at the...
3 Buy The Dip Semiconductor Stocks To Scoop Up In May
Today 16:26 EDT
The tech sell-off amid the economic recovery has caused some semiconductor stocks to lose value. However, the rising price of semiconductors, due to demand from the auto and tech industries amid a...
Are Travel Stocks A Buy And What Does The Jobs Report Tell Us?
Today 16:11 EDT
This brief video discusses the most recent Nonfarm Payrolls report and what it means in the context of the latest Fed chatter.
Investigators are looking at a group of hackers called DarkSide, who seem to be behind the cyberattack on Colonial Pipeline, which temporarily halted its pipeline operations on Friday.
Silver Market Or Silver Derivatives?
Today 15:35 EDT
Market manipulation, also called price manipulation, can be defined broadly as a purposeful effort to control prices. So, is silver being manipulated?
The Canadian dollar recorded another strong week, with gains of 1.26%. USD/CAD dropped to its lowest level since September 2017, as the pair ended the week slightly above the 1.21 level. There is just...
How Big Is This Crypto Boom?
Today 15:11 EDT
Google Trends doesn't predict stock market rallies. Well, sometimes it does. More likely it is just coinciding with them, but let's take a look at some popular searches in relation to a certain...
The airline sector has yet to take the stage despite a ramp-up in the vaccine rollout and customers returning to the skies for business and travel. Rotation could be set to change this, however.
Avoid These Two Recently Downgraded E-commerce Stocks
Today 14:50 EDT
Now that the economy is reopening on the back of accelerating vaccine rollouts, online platforms are seeing reduced traffic. Analysts have recently downgraded eBay Inc. and Etsy, Inc.because their...
If Robots Are Replacing People, Why Is There A Labor Shortage?
Today 14:40 EDT
Two seemingly contradictory stories are circulating in capital markets according to BofA's Ethan Harris. One is about relatively widespread labor shortages in the US. The other is about the robotics...
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Forex Forecast: Pairs In Focus - Sunday, May 9
Today 14:32 EDT
The best likely opportunities in the financial markets this week is being long of the S&P 500 Index, short of the USD/CAD currency pair, long of the EUR/USD currency pair, and long of gold in USD terms...
On The Fly: The Week In SPAC News - Sunday, May 9
Today 14:22 EDT
In SPAC news this week, gym operator Equinox is said to be in talks to go public, while Roivant Sciences and Montes Archimedes Acquisition Corp. announced that they have entered into a merger...
Looking to the week ahead, big ticket items include the release of US inflation and retail sales data. These high-impact data releases stand to set the tone for trader risk appetite. Consumer sentiment...
Vanguard Vs. iShares: Which Socially Responsible ETF Is Best?
Today 13:48 EDT
In this episode you'll see a triple header between three ESG-focused, socially responsible, sustainable and impact investing ETFs from iShares and Vanguard. Who wins?
A Closed-End Trio For Steady Income
Today 13:42 EDT
When tending your high-income portfolio, it is essential that you have diversity and your income is insulated from events that might negatively impact one sector or another. Funds are a great tool to...
9 Monster Stock Market Predictions – The Week Of May 10
Today 13:19 EDT
There remains a substantial divergence in terms of the trend in the S&P 500 and the percentage of total stocks above their 50-day moving average. It tells us that we must remain on a high alert because...
Trading Support And Resistance- Sunday, May 9
Today 12:59 EDT
The Forex market showed an unchanged level of volatility last week, with 26% of the important currency pairs and crosses again moving by more than 1% in value. Volatility is likely to fall over the...
Lucid Motors And Other Tesla EV Rivals Capitalize On Elon Musk 'SNL' Appearance With Commercials
Today 12:52 EDT
After the Saturday Night Live monologue from Elon Musk, many viewers in the U.S. saw ads from Ford Motor Company (F) and Lucid Motors, an electric vehicle startup going public in a SPAC merger with...
"It's A Hustle": Dogecoin Demolished After Musk SNL Snafu
Today 12:40 EDT
The world's second richest man was the main reason why an entire generation of young Dogecoin "traders" turned on SNL for the first time in their lives.... only to see their favorite cryptocurrency...
Coming Crash For Bitcoin, Tesla & Musk
Today 12:24 EDT
Pitting The Debt To Equity Ratio To Work
Today 12:15 EDT
The Debt to Equity Ratio is a comparison of a company’s debt (or liabilities) as compared to its equity (assets over and above liabilities), or more familiarly, its “net worth”.
EUR/USD advanced strongly Friday after the shockingly poor US non-farm payrolls data and now looks well placed to hit 1.22 as long as it can make a sustained break above the 1.2150 high recorded on...