Finance

EUR/NZD – Bull Run

New Zealand is a small country with a population of under 5 million people. The country is located to Southwestern Pacific Ocean and is made up of two main islands. It has a GDP of more than 185 million people and a GDP per capita of more than $35,000. The country is best known as…

Overcoming Fear Of Investing In Stocks

Although the media reports that they spend much of their free time killing things, two-thirds of millennials appear to be unable to fully capitalize on their natural killer instincts enough to take on the risks of investing in the stock market to increase their wealth outside of having a job. Whether that’s because their parents failed to teach…

Cowabunga Dude

For today’s daily update, we’re gonna use a bit of surfing slang where appropriate. Feel free to play along, with your legend at this link brah. Today’s Highlights Inside Outside Dinged but not Licked (Gold) EOS Registration Traditional Market Looks like Kim Jong Un pulled a 180 yesterday as he announced that North Korea is pulling out of talks…

Morning Call For Wednesday, May 16

Overnight Markets and News Jun E-mini S&Ps (ESM18 +0.07%) this morning are up +0.07% as T-note yields stabilize. Concern the Fed would speed up the pace of its interest rate increases sent stocks prices reeling Tuesday and pushed the 10-year T-note yield up to a 6-3/4 year high of 3.09%. European stocks are down -0.13%…

10-Year Treasury Yield Rises To Seven-Year High

The benchmark 10-year Treasury yield edged up to 3.08% on Tuesday (May 15), marking a new seven-year high, based on daily data published by Treasury.gov. The implied inflation forecast via Treasuries continued to advance as well, signaling that the market is pricing in firmer pricing pressure in the months ahead. Notably, the yield spread between…

CA, Inc. Means IT

Every New York stock exchange trading day I’m posting a daily dividend stock or fund review. I’ll share the three chief qualities of just one equity or fund that could be selected for a dividend stock portfolio I’ve named the Safari to Sweet Success. This week the portfolio I’m building (my Safari To Sweet Success…

Sensex Ends Day In The Red; Energy Stocks Top Losers

After opening the day in the red share markets in India witnessed choppy trading activity and ended the day well below the dotted line. Sectoral indices too ended the day mixed, with stocks in the realty sector and stocks in the FMCG sector leading the gains, while stocks in the oil and gas sector lost the most. At the closing bell, the BSE Sensex stood…

US Yields Soften After Yesterday’s Surge

The US dollar is mixed today after the Dollar Index rose to new 2018 highs yesterday. It is being driven by rising US rates, which also punishes short dollar positions. The US 10-year yield rose seven basis points yesterday to nearly 3.10%. It is consolidating near 3.06% now. Many see the yield rising toward 3.20%,…

Above The 40 – Buyer Reluctance And Stock Market Exhaustion

AT40 = 59.7% of stocks are trading above their respective 40-day moving averages (DMAs)AT200 = 49.1% of stocks are trading above their respective 200DMAsVIX = 14.6Short-term Trading Call: neutral Commentary Here we are again…again. In the last Above the 40 I observed “the stock market looks like it is breaking free, but there are major caveats which keep me wary…