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Category Archives: NASDAQ

Banks Battered, Biotechs Best As Yield Curve Crashes To 10-Year Lows

Tech investors the last 2 days…   Lots of chatter again this week about shrinking The Fed's balance sheet… it's gonna happen no matter what and it is looming… so The fed will be shrinking at $20-50bn a month going forward, will The ECB or BOJ step up and increase their buying to keep the […]

“Not Off The Lows” – Oilmageddon Sinks Stocks As Treasury Curve Crashes To 10-Year Lows

Tough day for some…   A bloodbath in the oil patch as WTI entered a bear market, hit a $42 handle and tumbled to the lowest levels since Nov 2016…   That weighed on Trannies the most but selling pressure was abundant… and the absence of dip-buyers was clear (as central bank balance sheet shrank […]

Stock Prices Fall as Senate Passes Russia Sanctions Bill

wallstreetexaminer.com / by Garrett Baldwin via Money Morning / June 15, 2017 In Dow Jones news today, stock prices fell as the Senate passed a bill that would place new sanctions on Russia. Here are the numbers from Thursday for the Dow, S&P 500, and Nasdaq: Now here’s a closer look at today’s most important market events and stocks, plus […]

Global Stocks Slide On Trump Probe Report, Fed Indigestion

Is it going to be another May 17, when US stocks tumbled as concerns of a Trump impeachment over obstruction of justice and impeachment surged ahead of Comey’s tetimony? Overnight, S&P500 futures accelerated their decline following yesterday’s WaPo report that Special Counsel Mueller has launched a probe into potential obstruction of justice by Trump… … […]

“FOMC Drift” In Full Effect As Global Stocks Rise; S&P Futures Hit New Record; Oil Slides

With last Friday’s “tech wreck” now a distant memory, this morning the “FOMC Drift” described yesterday, which “guarantees” higher stock prices and a lower dollar heading into the Fed announcement is in full effect, with European and Asian stocks rising for a second day, led by rebounding tech shares, while S&P futures are modestly in […]

Stock Prices Climb as FOMC Debates Rate Hikes

wallstreetexaminer.com / by Garrett Baldwin • June 13, 2017 stock prices climbed as investors wait to see if the Federal Reserve will raise rates at the conclusion of the June FOMC meeting tomorrow. Here are the numbers from Tuesday for the Dow, S&P 500, and Nasdaq: Index Closing Point Change Percentage Change Dow Jones 21,328.47 +92.80 +0.44% […]

“It’s A Series Of Rolling Mini-Bubbles”

Authored by Kevin Muir via The Macro Tourist blog, Think back to earlier this year. At the time, the market was convinced Trump was about to usher in a new wave of free market nirvana. Hedge fund managers piled into small cap equity long positions, confident the pro-growth policies would fuel a massive outperformance for […]

SocGen: “This Is What Happens When The Algos All Head For The Exit At The Same Time”

After Goldman, JPM and even Dennis Gartman all opined on Friday’s “tech wreck”, in which the Nasdaq tumbled 2% as the Dow Jones hit new all time highs (the only previous time it has done that was in 1999 just as the tech bubble was ramping up), and when the Philly semiconductor index fell 4.2%, […]

Tech-Wreck Continues – FANG Stocks Tumble Below Friday Flash-Crash Lows

It's not over… Felix Zulauf (via Barron's round table) Do you have any specific investment picks for the second half?   I don’t. Investors should tighten risk-management strategies to their portfolios. I expect the FANG stocks and the Nasdaq to have a big selloff. They could easily fall 30% or 40%. But I don’t want […]

Trump: “Cowardly Comey” Leaks “Far More Prevalent Than Anyone Ever Thought Possible”

After waking up on Sunday, Trump didn’t waste much time before taking to his favorite social network, where in a series of tweets, he first took credit for the latest Dow Jones record high, while praising the record “business and economic enthusiasm”, slamming “obstructionist” Democrats who “have no message,  not on economics, not on taxes,  […]