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Tech Overshadows Iraq as Stock Market Heads Higher

Tech Overshadows Iraq as Stock Market Heads Higher

The New York Stock Exchange ended slightly higher Friday after two sessions of decline, the increase in technology stocks have overshadowed concerns about Iraq, but Wall Street is in the… Read more »

Gloomy Start to the Stock Market Today

Gloomy Start to the Stock Market Today

Buyers may be scarce in early trade on the New York stock markets, amid depressing economic indicators from China and the euro zone, two major trading partners of the United… Read more »

S&P and Gold Top ETF Flows for the Week

S&P and Gold Top ETF Flows for the Week

For the period from Friday, August 17th through Thursday August 23rd both the S&P 500 ETF (AMEX:IndexUniverse.com.  Since the market turned on July 23rd, however, SPY had lost nearly 6%… Read more »

Gold Ends the Week Up $56

Gold Ends the Week Up $56

It was a stunning week for the metal of monetary excellence.  The technical breakout from horizontal resistance at$1633 per ounce was confirmed with a very bullish closing session for the… Read more »

Silver Crosses $30, Gold Eyes $1700

Silver Crosses $30, Gold Eyes $1700

Thursday was yet another massive up day for the precious metals as both Gold (AMEX:GLD) and Silver (AMEX:SLV) added to Wednesday’s gains in the Asian markets setting up a continuation… Read more »

Gold, Silver Respond to the Fed, Push Higher

Gold, Silver Respond to the Fed, Push Higher

So, many on the FOMC believe that QE will be necessary if things continue in the way that they have been going for months now.  Fine.  but, inflation is tame… Read more »

U.S. Banks Join Brits in LIBOR Party

U.S. Banks Join Brits in LIBOR Party

JPMorgan (NYSE:JPM) is not finally being hit with the ugly stick by the regulators regardless of the hopeful tone of this article by the Huffington Post, because we all know… Read more »

CME to Raise Oil Margins and Re-Elect Obama

CME to Raise Oil Margins and Re-Elect Obama

CME) Group is raising margins on oil futures contracts 3.7% now that Brent Crude is solidly back above $110 per barrel.  With the Fed wanting to look non-partisan while it… Read more »

Brent Surges past $110, Equities Continue to Rally

Brent Surges past $110, Equities Continue to Rally

Since it was revealed that the Fed began normal repo operations last week after 4 years of reverse repos the equity and commodity markets have been pushing higher, albeit in… Read more »

The Search for Yield Continues as the Euro Rallies and Bonds Fall

The Search for Yield Continues as the Euro Rallies and Bonds Fall

After Herr Draghi emphatically informed the world that they should not short the Euro (AMEX:FXE) the currency promptly sold off headed towards $1.20.  U.S. employment data on Friday, however, uncovered… Read more »

Horrible Employment Report Sends Stocks Soaring

Horrible Employment Report Sends Stocks Soaring

The Non Farm Payroll numbers came out of the U.S. Bureau of Labor Bullsh Statistics Friday morning to report that 163,000 new jobs were created last month, which was 63k… Read more »

Gold and Stocks Corzined by Draghi

Gold and Stocks Corzined by Draghi

After telling everyone last week that the E.C.B. would do everything necessary (he and Bernanke must shop with the same copywriter hired off of Elance.com) to save the Euro this… Read more »