Futures Flat As Global Markets Closed For May Day

Following a volatile end to April, on whose last day many decided to frontrun “selling in May before going away”, the world has taken a breather and overnight China was closed to celebrate May day, unable to celebrate the “beat” of the official Chinese Manufacturing PMI which printed unchanged from last month, at 50.1, goalseeked to beat the consensus expectation […]

Don't miss this 'gem' in Europe's stock market, says Barclays …

LONDON (MarketWatch) — Were you too skeptical to follow the Europe bulls and pile into the region’s stock markets early in the year? But worried now it is too late to make stellar returns out of the once unloved region?The good news is that you can still comfortably take a seat on the European equity train, and let the European […]

Why the Stock Market and Personalization Will Drive the Future of …

Lately we’ve spent a lot of time internally and with our clients talking about the future of search. When you look at how Google got beat up by the stock market for its “slowing results” and Facebook shows more than 70 percent of its revenue coming from mobile, you start to think about how ripe for disruption mobile search really […]


Worldwide Incongruities: Rising Monetary Bases, Decreasing PricesGary North – December 03, 2014Doug Nolan writes the Prudent Bear column. In his column for November 28, he summarized today’s worldwide insanity.First, the fall in the price of oil.On the back of OPEC’s failure to cut production, crude this week sank $10.36, or 13.5%, to the lowest price since May 2010. The Goldman […]

Stock Market Volatility Grinds to a Halt :: The Market Oracle …

Stock Market Volatility Grinds to a HaltStock-Markets / Stock Markets 2014Jun 13, 2014 – 02:25 PM GMTBy: Alasdair_Macleod

There is uneasiness across a number of markets with moment-to-moment volatility grinding almost to a halt. It contributes to a feeling that this is the calm before a storm. It is not unusual for there to be a […]

Single-Digit VIX Imminent As Slow News Week Set To Depress …

With the VIX smashing last week to levels not seen since early 2007, the S&P rising to all time highs, and European core and peripheral bond yield this morning touching historic lows, it would appear that the “market” has priced in every possible negative outcome. Which, as Goldman showed over the weekend is clearly not the case at least as […]

FX Strat & Technical Analysis + Italy, MIB Update – HSBC,CS,SC,CB …

For the first time in quite some time we got yet more dovish words from the ECB and hawkish, no action again. Yet, this time, rather than the euro rallying the lack of action did not price support the euro. This is interesting and possibly meaningful price action.“QE was discussed” was about as dovish as the language got as inflation […]

The Wolf of Wall Street: Stock Market Goodfellas (Trailer)

The Wolf of Wall Street: Stock Market Goodfellas (Trailer)
Added by Michael Smith on March 24, 2014.Saved under Entertainment, Michael Smith, Review, U.S., VideoTags: street
With the release tomorrow of The Wolf of Wall Street on DVD and Blue-ray it seemed a good idea to revisit this Martin Scorsese and Leonardo DiCaprio stock market Goodfellas. The original Goodfellas, which was […]

China trade report sends global stocks lower | Wright Investors …

Negative news from Asia got stocks off on the wrong foot on Monday to start the week. A late rally in the last hour of trading fell just short of lifting any of the major U.S. averages into positive territory, with both the S&P 500 and NASDAQ ending the day down less than 0.1% after having been lower by 0.5% […]

Weekly Technical Analysis – “Rotation Bonds & Commodities into …

Here below please find the latest Swiss team’s technical report.As its their first technical report for 2014 its a nice review of the year past and attempts to sign post where we have come from and we are going on their cyclical road maps.Its an exceptionally thought provoking and therefore meaningful medium and longer term report. As well as covering […]