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Silver Sentiment Continues To Improve
Today 20:05 EDT
Silver (SLV) has been one of the best-performing assets over the past month. And it’s no coincidence that inflation worries have also perked up.
Interpreting The Labor Market
Today 19:53 EDT
The employment surprise – demand shortfall, supply constraints, or statistical artefact? Did enhanced unemployment benefits reduce employment? Long term unemployment decreased, as did unemployment...
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Weak Recovery Doesn't Offset Wednesday's Losses
Today 19:43 EDT
The S&P recovered from its 50-day MA but the break of trendline will take more than one day to resume the prior trend. The index is outperforming the Russell 2000 despite the losses.
AMC Stock: Here's How To Trade It Right Now
Today 19:32 EDT
AMC stock has been on a wild ride over the last year, but it could be a very profitable ride for those who know how to trade it.
The price of oil appears to be stuck within the opening range for May amid the failed attempt to test the March high ($67.98), and looming developments in the Relative Strength Index (RSI) may warn of...
What A Difference A Day Makes In This Market
Today 19:11 EDT
Today was opposite day in that everything that was largely bearish yesterday was bullish today, and vice versa. Crude oil and energy stocks were the only green/bullish spots in yesterday's sell-off,...
Cathie Wood's Ark Sinks Below $40 Billion As Bloodbath Continues
Today 19:01 EDT
Traders are keeping the pressure on Cathie Wood with PLTR and COIN still under pressure, and ARKK declining below 100. Although Wood has very publicly doubled down, there's been talk that short sellers...
Why US Retail Sales Will Rock The Markets Friday
Today 18:43 EDT
Volatility is not expected to subside tomorrow with the April U.S. retail sales report scheduled for release. Between the abysmal non-farm payrolls report and the sharp rise in prices, investors are...
When Cap-Weighted Small-Cap Funds Own “Meme” Stocks
Today 18:33 EDT
I cannot say whether GameStop or the other meme stocks will get their businesses back on their feet. What I can say is that, if you are tracking various small-cap indexes, you just might own them, like...
Walt Disney Co reported second-quarter earnings after the close Thursday. Revenue in the quarter was $15.6 billion, a year-over-year decline of 13%. The revenue figure came in lower than estimates of...
The ongoing global chip shortage poses a major challenge for the EV industry. The relatively better capacity of STMicroelectronics and Renesas to supply semiconductors to EV manufacturers we think...
The Mexican Peso was largely unfazed by today’s interest rate decision from the Bank of Mexico, which saw the Mexican central bank hold its benchmark rate at 4.00%, as widely expected.
Inflation Zooms To 13-Year High: 5 Solid TIPS ETF Picks
Today 17:39 EDT
According to the IMF, the United States is expected to become the engine of the global economy this year with the strongest growth of 6.4% in decades. The red-hot economy will continue to push...
It seems that the "non-transitory" inflation panic that gripped markets yesterday, resulting in the biggest one-day drop in the S&P since February, is gradually transitioning to "transitory" again.
Grains Report - Thursday, May 13
Today 17:14 EDT
Wheat markets saw low momentum in response to the USDA WASDE reports. Futures remain in a sideways range on the daily charts. The reports illustrated less demand is pairing with less production.
Investors appear to be concerned that inflation is now becoming a much bigger problem than the Fed acknowledges.
Everything Going Down The Inflation Drain?
Today 16:47 EDT
S&P 500 is showing signs of stabilization, and much depends upon the tech and credit markets performance next.
Be Careful What You Wish For
Today 16:35 EDT
In 2020, the Fed adopted an average inflation targeting policy with the assumption that it would be used to push inflation higher when at the zero bound. In fact, the policy may end up forcing the Fed...
GameStop Stock Is Charging Toward Its Apex: A Technical Look
Today 16:15 EDT
Despite the wild fluctuations in GameStop’s stock, with a 52-week trading range between $3.77 and $483, it has settled into a healthy consolidation pattern with clear support and resistance levels.
What To Watch For In Disney Earnings Report
Today 16:00 EDT
Media giant and theme park operator Disney is scheduled to report results of its second fiscal quarter after the market close on May 13, with a conference call scheduled for 4:30 p.m. ET. Here is what...
USD/CAD Faces RSI Buy Signal After Clearing September 2017 Low
Today 15:47 EDT
USD/CAD has cleared the September 2017 low (1.2061), as it has dipped to a fresh yearly low (1.2046) in May. Yet the Relative Strength Index (RSI) is indicating a textbook buy signal as it climbs out...
3 Undervalued Chip Stocks To Scoop Up In May
Today 15:34 EDT
The popularity of consumer electronics and electric vehicle makers’ efforts to boost production as the global economy emerges from its COVID-19 slump have been driving demand for semiconductors. So, we...
Inflation Monster Rears Its Ugly Head - Will Gold Beat It?
Today 15:13 EDT
What does the hastening in inflation imply for the precious metals market? Well, the London P.M. Gold Fix has barely moved. What’s more, the New York spot gold prices have decreased in the aftermath of...
Wage Inflation Isn't Coming, It's Already Here
Today 15:00 EDT
The investment question you hear constantly today is whether or not supply-driven inflation will make its way into wage and price inflation. This is the wrong question. Or it was the right question to...
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Alibaba Group Holding LTD. shares are trading lower Thursday after the company released worse-than-expected earnings. Although EPS saw a year-over-year rise of 21.5% at $1.58, this missed the analyst...
GBP/USD Technical Analysis: Flirting With The 1.40 Level
Today 14:29 EDT
After seeing bullish stability over the last three sessions, the GBP/USD pair has settled around the 1.4165 resistance level, a two-and-a-half-month high. The US dollar got strong momentum from the US...
Copper, Steel, And Infrastructure
Today 14:17 EDT
U.S. President Joe Biden's sweeping $2.3 trillion infrastructure bill received 58% approval from Americans in a new CBS news poll. If there's one area of American life that can draw on bipartisan...
Lazy Bearish Overtone In Corn - The Corn & Ethanol Report
Today 14:00 EDT
On the ethanol front, the pipeline shutdown sparked fuel concerns. Renewable fuels groups are advocating a solution that could ease supply pressures. This comes at a time when Colonial Pipeline has...
Gold: Inflation 4.2% - The Cat Is Out Of The Bag
Today 13:46 EDT
We are in a bull market for gold and silver. Higher interest rates are probably going to be needed in response to inflation. Under normal market conditions, the relationship is inverse between interest...
Walt Disney Co is set to release its second-quarter 2021 earnings on Thursday after the bell. With Disney’s parks closed or operating with reduced capacity, all eyes will be on whether the company has...