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TIC Reflation Rolling (Over?)
Today 19:31 EDT
Does reflation still have legs? Upon that, the entire inflation case rests. The headline numbers don’t really tell us much beyond the facts we already know.
Stocks and Precious Metals Charts - Down Into the Close
Today 19:07 EDT
Despite two flat or range sessions, sellers took charge of the close, pushing some positions into the profit zone..
Relief Rally Fades Across Indices
Today 18:39 EDT
Today's selling may be the start of a larger move down, but what it does do for now is pause the relief bounce - a bounce that has had little chance to get much traction.
The Dow Jones has been an outstanding performer among the three US indices over the last few months as the ongoing reflation trade helps to bolster many of its constituents.
Market Talk - Tuesday, May18
Today 18:17 EDT
New home construction has reached its lowest level in nearly a year, according to the US Census. Single-family housing starts fell 13.4% in April compared to the month prior.
FX: All About Inflation Tomorrow
Today 18:07 EDT
The greenback traded lower against all of the major currencies on Tuesday following softer housing data.
Indexes Pare Gains on Lackluster Housing Starts, Big Tech Plunge
Today 18:01 EDT
After a strong start to the session, the major indexes slipped in the afternoon hours to finish the day in the red.
The U.S. Census Bureau and the Department of Housing and Urban Development have now published their findings for April new residential housing starts.
3 Sports Betting Stocks With Free Cash Flow And Higher Margins
Today 17:26 EDT
Stocks related to sports betting have fallen significantly from their March highs, which one analyst argues could present value for investors.
Hidden Gem Report: Intercept Pharma Ready To Explode
Today 17:13 EDT
This biotech company is flying under the radar and could see easily 100% upside in the near-term based on both fundamental and technical signals.
China ASHR ETF Trending Higher
Today 17:00 EDT
After surging to 52-week highs at the very end of 2020 and into the new year, the Xtrackers CSI 300 ETF (ASHR) tracking China A-Shares collapsed back below its 50-DMA.
The focus on infrastructure and renewable energy appears to be very attractive areas for future investment.
Fed Faith Is Not An Investment Strategy
Today 16:00 EDT
It is widely acknowledged that corporate profits are one of the most reliably mean-reverting financial series (aka capitalism).
NZD/USD Rate Holds Above 50-SMA to Target March High
Today 15:49 EDT
NZD/USD approaches the monthly high (0.7305) as a growing number of Federal Reserve officials warn of a transitory rise in inflation.
A Pitchfork Made With Gold
Today 15:34 EDT
In the gold market, fear trade nirvana involves a tidal wave of institutional and retail capital coming out of the US stock market… and pouring into gold.
Tesla, ARKK, Nasdaq 100 and S&P 500: Varying Stages of the Cycle
Today 15:20 EDT
While the Nasdaq 100 led the charge from last March’s lows, recent performance has seen the S&P with more strength than the tech heavy index.
Everyone On Wall Street Thinks Everyone Else On Wall Street Is Long Bitcoin Again... But Almost None Are
Today 15:06 EDT
The GBTC, or Grayscale Bitcoin Trust is widely viewed and used as the only vehicle to express a bullish (or bearish) position in bitcoin since the SEC has yet to greenlight a bitcoin ETF.
Inflation: Friend Or Foe?
Today 14:53 EDT
Whether inflation is our friend or foe is strongly influenced by the overall situation and our own perspective.
US Dollar Outlook: DXY Index Hammered as Treasury Yields Ebb
Today 14:41 EDT
The US Dollar is continuing its slide on Tuesday as bears steer the broader DXY Index to fresh 12-week lows.
Softs Report - Tuesday, 18
Today 14:29 EDT
Cotton futures were a little higher in recovery trading. Trends have turned down on the daily charts but the weekly charts are holding mixed trends.
The next major level for Melco Crown Resorts & Entertainment will be around the $16.00 level. This important support area is where the stock broke out in early February 2021.
Mixed Signals in Corn. The Corn & Ethanol Report
Today 14:04 EDT
On the Ethanol Front Nebraska’s ethanol production is almost reaching pre-pandemic levels. Nearly every plant is back online after many were shut down this time a year ago.
2 Meme Stocks Test Resistance For A Larger Move
Today 13:52 EDT
Express and Tyme fell into long periods of consolidation after soaring 1,078% and 202%, respectively.
Stocks Struggle for Direction Amid Earnings, Housing Data
Today 13:42 EDT
Major indexes are quietly sinking this afternoon, as investors weigh disappointing April housing data against an upbeat batch of corporate earnings.
Most Active Equity Options For Midday - Tuesday, May 18
Today 13:30 EDT
Top tickers for midday: TSLA, T, AMC, PLTR, AAPL, F, WFC, AAL, NIO, WMT, AMZN, BIDU, UBER, BABA, VIAC, PLUG, TWTR, AMD, NCLH, FB.
The latest reading of 1.760M was up 0.3% from the March reading and is below the Investing.com forecast of 1.770M. Annual revisions were made.
The Tesla Big Short is Not as Big as it May Seem
Today 13:04 EDT
Steve Sosnick, Interactive Brokers’ chief strategist, discusses the recent media coverage of shorting options positions in Tesla.
Still A Lot of Triple Plays
Today 12:52 EDT
Although there are still a decent number of reports scheduled to come out over the next few weeks especially from major retailers, the pace of earnings slows significantly.