Making Sense of the Stock Market Drops in Relation to Venture …

If you didn’t notice that the stock markets in the US dropped nearly 4% today (after falling last Thursday and Friday) then you were probably completely off-the-grid and on vacation.

It was a nerve racking morning.
My favorite Tweet of the morning came from Hunter Walk

And by this I assume he meant that “market prognosticator twitter” was vomitous. And if that’s what […]

Is this Ashley Madison market panic?

The Trend Model is an asset allocation model which applies trend following principles based on the inputs of global stock and commodity price. In essence, it seeks to answer the question, “Is the trend in the global economy expansion (bullish) or contraction (bearish)?”My inner trader uses the trading model component of the Trend Model seeks to answer the question, “Is […]

Criminals are manipulating the stock market and regulators can't …

ShutterstockThe SEC has gone from tracking illicit traders from chat rooms to an international game of cat-and-mouse. Sometimes the crooks keep one step ahead of regulators.See AlsoWatch Out For Twitter Stock Hoaxes, Which Are Getting Trickier By The DayHow To Effectively Regulate Mortgage LendingWhy Cash Incentives For Whistleblowers Are Actually UsefulOn May 14 a Bulgarian stock schemer is alleged to […]

Saturday July 25, 215

$SPY, $STUDY Blowout earnings from AMZN set the stock market up for a nice bounce on Friday morning, however, with energy, materials and high-beta biotech stocks gapping down at the open, the overall upside momentum was short-lived. The Flash PMI out of China, which showed a contraction in manufacturing activities, had many investors worried. A sizable miss in June new […]

Smartphones dial up Chinese stock trading | Asia Times

The number of Chinese people who access the Internet via their smartphones is soaring and many of them are using those phones to trade stock.
About 56.28 million Chinese stock or fund investors who used the Internet to trade during the first half of 2015, a 47.4% increase from the end of 2014, according to a report published by the China […]

Kraft Heinz Company Begins Trading Monday – 24/7 Wall St.

Kraft Heinz Company Begins Trading MondayBy Paul Ausick July 5, 2015 9:47 am EDTPrintEmail A deal announced in late March that brought together two of the country’s best-known consumer food products companies is now complete and stock in the new Kraft Heinz Company begins trading Monday July 6th on the Nasdaq under the ticker symbol KHC. The new firm will […]

Kinahan: China's Plunge And Greece's Gap…Will Stock Market …

Related Big Jobs Report Not The Only Headliner—Watch Europe, China10 Charts Every Options Investor Needs To See This WeekRelated BOJAStocks Hitting 52-Week LowsBojangles Will Not Provide Quarterly GuidanceStock Market Fireworks May Come Early With China’s Plunge And Greece’s Gap(Seeking Alpha)We may not go quietly into the weekend. China’s flirtation with bear territory and the continued clod-footed dance between Greece and […]

Stock Market News for June 19, 2015 – Zacks Investment Research

Benchmarks gained around 1% on Thursday after the Federal Reserve hinted that it will move slowly on raising interest rates. A majority of Fed officials had said on Wednesday that the economy is ready for a rate hike this year. Only 2 out of the 17 officials believe the central bank should not raise rates before next year. Meanwhile, consumer […]

MSCC Microsemi + KYTH Kythera Biopharmaceuticals – 2 Bullish Charts At Or Near All Time Highs

Just a quick post tonight highlighting two excellent looking charts. The first one is MSCC – Microsemi which is trading very close to its all time high. The other one is KYTH – Kythera Biopharmaceuticals which printed a new all time high today.What I like about both set-ups is that they offer a lot of pattern pressure and are not […]

Stock Market News for June 04, 2015 – June 4, 2015 –

Benchmarks ended with modest gains on Wednesday, banking on positive economic reports and hopes of an imminent deal between Greece and its creditors. While private sector hiring picked up in May, trade deficit narrowed last month. European Central Bank’s commitment toward its bond buying program also lifted investor sentiment.For a look at the issues currently facing the markets, make sure […]