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Category Archives: NASDAQ

Nasdaq Futures Surge Thanks To After-Hours Earnings Bonanza

ibankcoin.com / Dr. Fly / Apr 27, 2017 I posted earnings on my Twitter feed in real time as they came in. Big beats by GOOGL and AMZN — and a little disappointment from BIDU, INTC, KLAC and SBUX. But thanks to the heavy weighting of the former, Nasdaq futures are indicating +50 in the after hours. READ […]

Have We Just Reached Peak Stock Market Absurdity?

Authored by Michael Snyder via The Economic Colapse blog, Have you ever wondered how tech companies that have been losing hundreds of millions of dollars year after year can somehow be worth billions of dollars according to the stock market?  Because I run a website called “The Economic Collapse“, there are naysayers out there that […]

Gold Imports Into China via Hong Kong Double

Gold bullion imports into China via main conduit Hong Kong more than doubled month-on-month in March, data showed on Tuesday as reported by Reuters. China’s net-gold imports via Hong Kong more than doubled in March to 111.6 tonnes. Chart not updated as official data not publicly available yet. Source: Goldchartsrus.com  Net-gold imports by the world’s top gold consumer […]

Trade War Sparks Stock Surge Amid Biggest Short Squeeze Since Trump’s Election

This…   Stocks continue to soar…but once again it was the overnight gap open –  Trannies were red on the day but Nasdaq record highs above 6,000; Dow over 21,000, Small Caps record high   Nasdaq broke above 6,000 to new record highs.. because fundamentals…   Despite further collapse (to 10-week lows) in 'soft' survey […]

Crude Crashes But Stocks Shrug Off Worst Weekly Plunge In Economic Data Since 2011

zerohedge.com / by Tyler Durden / Apr 21, 2017 5:01 PM Seriously!! Stocks soared on the week… (2nd biggest short-squeze in 4 months) Trannies (orange) best week in 4 months Small Caps (red) best week in 4 months Nasdaq (black) best week in 2 months S&P (green) best week in 2 months Dow (blue) best week in 7 […]

Shorts Smoked – Stocks End ‘High’ As Dollar Dumps’n’Pumps

Despite tumbling soft data and disappointing earnings data… Stocks soared most in 6 weeks…     Another day, another one-way trip in stocks. VIX clubbed to a 13 handle again stocks soar… Trannies and Small Caps once again led the day (short squeeze) and S&P lagged but everything was awesomely green again…   Another big […]

European Stocks, Futures Rebound As Stronger Dollar Eases Haven Demand

European stocks rebounded after the biggest one-day drop since November, alongside S&P futures, while Asian equities posted modest declines after yesterday’s weak US close. Gold and yen slid, while the dollar gained on the latest Mnuchin comments to the FT according to which Trump was “absolutely not” trying to talk down the dollar. European equities […]

Is Public Equity A Broken Concept?

Submitted by Nick Colas of Convergex Is Public Equity A Broken Concept David Einhorn’s proposal to GM that it split its stock into dividend and capital appreciation shares got us thinking about the bedrock principles of public equity ownership.  Other catalysts for this examination: recent IPO SNAP’s lack of shareholder voting rights, the reluctance of […]

LA, Chicago, & New York Vow To Defy Trump Over Sanctuary City De-Funding

"We are going to become this administration's worst nightmare." Leading officials from Los Angeles, Chicago, and New York have come out swinging a day after AG Sessions demanded yesterday that the country's so-called 'Sanctuary Cities' stop breaking Federal laws (or their funding will be cut, or worse). Attorney General Jeff Sessions made the surprise appearance […]

Hedge Fund CIO: “The Market Doesn’t Care About Health Care. Poor People Care About Health Care”

From Eric Peters, CIO of One River Asset Management, here is a topical anecdote, as well as a review of the key events in the past week. Weekend Notes “Where’s the beef?” bellowed Biggie Too. “Health care, regulation reform, tax cuts – where’s it at?” continued the Chief Global Strategist for one of those too […]