Commodities Look Textbook

This morning, the market rose on trade war optimism. However, the rally in our key economic Modern Family members, comparatively died out. The Russell 2000, Transportation and Retail just could not...

Uber Loses More Than $1 Billion In First Earnings Report Since...

Uber stock bounces around in after-hours trading, remains lower than IPO price Uber Technologies Inc. shares bounced in late trading Thursday, after the ride-hailing company lived up to its expectations...

Top 5 Charts of the Week: Risk Watch, Bond Bulls, China,...

Cyclicals vs Defensives -- Keep an eye on EM: This is one of *the* standout charts on my radar right now. US cyclicals have been a major driving...

7 Monster Stock Market Predictions for The Week of May 28

For the week of May 28 – Stock mentions: INTC, MSFT, NVDA, FB, SBUX It will most likely the week of May 28 will be rocky for stocks, with headlines...

Single Stock Not Best Choice for Long Position on Macro Trend

I invested in a company operating in a dominant position of its segment within China’s processed–food chain. I liked the investment idea based on the theme that processed food consumption typically rises alongside a country’s rise...

The May FOMC Meeting Is Over. They Say Every Cloud Has...

The May FOMC statement didn't bring much of a surprise. Fed Chair Powell remained upbeat in his assessment of the U.S. economy while dismissing low inflation as transitory. Gold...

LYFT Is Lifting…Kinda

Today I want to talk about LYFT. A supposedly beloved IPO that has fallen hard since the IPO date, investors are very gunshy about trying to buy into the...

LYFT…I’m New In Town!

If you live in any sort of urban area, you are very familiar with LYFT.  It has been a life-changing shift of a company.  LYFT has been the first...

March Jobs Report Wasn’t Quite a Solid as Suggested

The headlines were reasonably encouraging, and understandably so. After a pretty miserable February in terms of net payroll growth, March's job growth was relatively strong. And, the figure could...

The Global Growth Slowdown Narrative Falls Off Track as Bulls Take...

S&P 500 (SPY) Stocks continued to rise on April 3, although well off their highs. Still, it was respectable showing especially given the giant gap-fill the market performed mid-day. It...

FAANG Stocks Update: Netflix Stumbles, Facebook Wakes Up

Since January, it looked like it was going to resume its place as the leader. But, just within the past three trading days, Netflix (NFLX) has slipped, perhaps feeling...

What The Fed Doesn’t Know And 5 Stock To Watch On...

US Trading S&P 500 Futures -5.50 10-Year Yield 2.52% Oil $59.93 Dollar Index 96.21 VIX 14.16 International Trading Japan Nikkei +0.20% China Shanghai +0.35% Hong Kong HSI -0.85% South Korea...