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Canadian Lagging Exports And The Future Of The Canadian Dollar
Article By: Norman Mogil
Wednesday, February 20, 2019 12:28 PM EST
Canada has long been a nation that depends heavily on its export markets, deriving roughly 25% of total income from external trade. Thus, one of the best measures of the health of the Canadian economy is its performance in international trade.
In this article: FXC
The Stock Market Correction
Article By: David Vomund
Wednesday, February 20, 2019 10:59 AM EST
Commentators say the market entered a “correction” in December when the S&P 500 dropped ten percent from its high. In my view, this year represents the real correction. Stocks are correcting what was ridiculous December selling.
In this article: PFE, MRK, BDX, KMI, ENB, AVA
Markets: Goldilocks
Article By: Robert Savage
Wednesday, February 20, 2019 8:13 AM EST
The Powell Put will be in play today. The market is going to focus on the FOMC and the balance sheet run down is where many see the biggest risk.
In this article: ACWI, CYB, FXB, GLD, OILB, SPX, TNX, FXE
Daily Stock Pick: Eagle Financial Services
Article By: Fredrik Arnold
Wednesday, February 20, 2019 6:00 AM EST
Eagle's price per share closed at $33.00 yesterday. A year ago its price was $32.25. Price rose $0.75 per share last year, or over 2.3%.
In this article: EFSI
GBP/USD And EUR/GBP Intraday Update
Article By: Gregor Horvat
Wednesday, February 20, 2019 5:34 AM EST
GBP/USD was on the rise yesterday, but it slowed down now at an interesting level here around 1.3070, and if we consider UK political worries then I really wouldn't be surprised if bulls slow down.
In this article: FXE, FXB
S&P 500 Is Ignoring Some Weakening Data & With Fund Flows Found Unfavorable, But...
Article By: Seth Golden
Tuesday, February 19, 2019 2:09 PM EST
As the S&P 500 eyes ever closer to the 2,800 high water mark from which it cascaded in Q4 2018, it has done so with great breadth, but without favorable fund flows and increasingly weakened economic data. How long can this persist?
In this article: SPX, SPY, VIX, TNX, AMZN
Crypto Markets: Observations
Article By: Robert Savage
Tuesday, February 19, 2019 11:39 AM EST
The price action Tuesday - near $4000 - is a sign of BTC returning to alternative money catching up to gold. But there are cracks in the price action.
In this article: BITCOMP, RKUNF, JPM Also: ETH-X, LTC-X, XRP-X, BCH-X
Markets: Grinding
Article By: Robert Savage
Tuesday, February 19, 2019 8:04 AM EST
Markets can be a bit like a Grist Mill, grinding out returns requires energy and only those with the right technology find it palatable or long-term sustainable.
In this article: FXE, ACWI, FXB, GLD, OILB, UDN, SPX, TNX
Daily Stock Pick: Arrow Financial Corporation
Article By: Fredrik Arnold
Tuesday, February 19, 2019 5:42 AM EST
Arrow's price per share closed at $35.28 Friday. A year ago its price was $33.20. Price rose $2.08 per share last year, or over 6.25%.
In this article: AROW
Markets: Sanguine
Article By: Robert Savage
Monday, February 18, 2019 8:00 AM EST
The S&P 500 futures are off 0.05% but this is a US holiday so markets remain thin. The S&P 500 was up 1.09% Friday.
In this article: FXE, FXB, GLD, OILB, UDN, SPX, TNX, TLT, ACWI
Market Briefing For Tuesday, Feb. 19
Article By: Gene Inger
Monday, February 18, 2019 2:30 AM EST
Now if we recover 'too quickly', then the Fed has 'legitimate' rationale to be tougher; otherwise slower progress tends to be more favorable for the market, with less upward pressure on rates.
In this article: T, CRNT, LPTH
Gold Technical Perspective - Why So Bullish?
Article By: Kelsey Williams
Monday, February 18, 2019 1:15 AM EST
Is there sufficient technical justification to support wildly bullish claims for new highs in gold prices? Does technical analysis need to be so convoluted? ...risk on the downside is still significant. Possibly much more than most recognize.
In this article: GLD
Markets: Windmills
Article By: Robert Savage
Sunday, February 17, 2019 8:00 PM EST
We maybe tilting at windmills as the relentless rally up in risk in the last week for US equities begets ever more analysis as to why markets react to policy and economic data as bulls beat bears.
Charlie Munger Proves That Youth Is A Good Trade For Wisdom (You Don't Get A Choice In The Matter, Anyway)
Article By: Reid Holloway
Saturday, February 16, 2019 10:30 AM EST
A recent interview of Berkshire-Hathaway veteran Charlie Munger demonstrates the value of experience and wisdom.
In this article: AMZN, BRK-B, BRK-A
This Specialty Oil Play Is Unique And Is Poised To Move Higher
Article By: Quad 7 Capital
Friday, February 15, 2019 6:59 PM EST
We believe HollyFrontier Corporation shares are undervalued, and have been buying in a pyramid style fashion on the way down, while also owning some protective puts which have given profit. This is a specialty play in a niche market. We are bullish.
In this article: HFC, XOM Also: CVX, MPC, VLO, PSX, CVRR, PBF
Facebook: An Interesting Covered-Call Writing Candidate
Article By: Option Generator
Friday, February 15, 2019 8:31 AM EST
A moderately bullish covered-call trade setup with Facebook that is generating an initial one-month return of 3.17% or an annualized 38%.
In this article: FB
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