Author Archives: Darren Marchal

New Mobius Dapp Store Ranks Number One On Google Search

Today we’re taking a look at one of the lesser-known cryptocurrencies which just had some big announcements, Mobius, and its token, MOBI. Ranked 334 on crypto market cap list, Mobius launched their new DApp store end of June. Since then, the new Mobius DApp store has ranked number one on Google search. Not only that, they…

If Earnings Matter, Equity Valuation Looks Attractive

With last week’s final reading on first quarter GDP, the Bureau of Economic Analysis provides a final review of the National Income and Product Accounts (NIPA). One category worth evaluating is the corporate profits figures. Corporate profits from the NIPA tables are true economic profits from IRS data and not simply profits based on GAAP….

Trump’s Art Of The No Deal

Trump promised to be America’s dealmaker in chief, touting his “extraordinary” ability to negotiate. But so far – whether he’s dealing with foreign governments or with Congress – Trump has shown that he can’t make a deal. Here’s the list: 1. No deal with North Korea. Following his June 12 summit with Kim Jong Un, Trump declared on Twitter…

July 2018 Stock Considerations

Here we are with another installment of my “stock considerations” for the upcoming month. With the first week of trading upon us in July, it is time, once again, to lay out a plan for my potential stock pick(s) for the month. As many of you already know, I make sure to purchase at least…

A Window Of Opportunity For Gold

Ever since breaking below the 30-week moving average in late 2016 gold and gold stocks have been in a sideways trading range unable to resume their uptrend.  Gold and gold stocks have had three things working against them during this time frame: weak commodity markets, strong stock markets, and digesting gains from 2016. All three…

Trump Should Release SPR Oil Reserves On Monday

The speculators are at it again in the oil market, pushing up prices beyond the fundamentals. Sure the market is tighter than it was two years ago, but one look at gasoline inventories tells you there are more than ample petroleum supplies. In fact, we have more gasoline inventories than a year ago, and we…

The Future Via Futures And CoT For The Coming Week

Following futures positions of non-commercials are as of June 26, 2018. 10-year note: Currently net short 355.3k, down 4.1k. Core PCE – the Fed’s favorite measure of consumer inflation – rose 1.96 percent year-over-year in May.  This is as good as two percent.  The last time it rose with a two handle was in April 2012. …