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Volume Leaders at S&P 500 Index: Bank of America, Sprint Nextel and Intel Corp

Volume Leaders at S&P 500 Index: Bank of America, Sprint Nextel and Intel Corp

Investors traded on bearish sentiments on Thursday as the Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 0.81 percent or 106.77 points to 13,000.71. Standard & Poor 500 index slipped 0.78 percent or… Read more »

Soybeans Keep Rising While Commodities Pause

Soybeans Keep Rising While Commodities Pause

In recent days the U.S. drought has left the headlines because it rained once or twice and most of the money in the futures market has been made by those… Read more »

Gold and Silver Drag On Futures Expiration

Gold and Silver Drag On Futures Expiration

As much as I would prefer to see dramatic events unfold in what are the most politically-driven markets in the world, in my heart of hearts i almost always bet… Read more »

Gold and Silver Flat Awaiting Futures Expiry

Gold and Silver Flat Awaiting Futures Expiry

The last Wednesday of every month is the expiration of futures contracts on the COMEX (NYSE:CME) and with the breakout from range last week by both Gold (AMEX:GLD) and Silver… Read more »

Performing DJIA Components: Cisco, McDonald’s, United Technologies

Performing DJIA Components: Cisco, McDonald’s, United Technologies

Following stocks gained on Monday’s session and started the week on a positive note. The details are as follows: Cisco Systems, Inc. (CSCO) surged 0.83% to close at $19.36. The… Read more »

Major Losers at Dow Jones: Hewlett Packard, Alcoa and Bank of America

Major Losers at Dow Jones: Hewlett Packard, Alcoa and Bank of America

Following stocks remained red in yesterday’s session and posted decline more than 1 percent for the day. The details are as follows: Hewlett-Packard Company (HPQ) declined 2.10% to close at… Read more »

Sinopec Profits Drop on Fuel Subsidy

Sinopec Profits Drop on Fuel Subsidy

Fuel prices in China are set by a 22 day moving average of the various prices for a barrel of oil that exist out there.  The guts of the calculation… Read more »

Apple Beats Samsung in Court, Rationality Weeps

Apple Beats Samsung in Court, Rationality Weeps

I’m not the world’s biggest fan of intellectual property in this world.  Actually, truth to be told, I think intellectual property is an oxymoron.  The unfortunate truth of our age,… Read more »

Gold Follows Silver For Once

Gold Follows Silver For Once

Normally when a new bullish wave within the precious metals bull market begins it is Gold (AMEX:GLD) that leads the charge.  Silver’s (AMEX:SLV) industrial characteristics usually allow it to lag… Read more »

Silver Explodes Past $28.30, Eye Now on $30

Silver Explodes Past $28.30, Eye Now on $30

I’ve kept my mouth shut about the price action in Silver (AMEX:PSLV) for the past few weeks because there was not much to say in the matter.  Price action has… Read more »

Obama’s Quest For Re-Election Points to SPR Release

Obama’s Quest For Re-Election Points to SPR Release

With Brent Crude (AMEX:BNO) having risen back to $114 per barrel and West Texas Intermediate Crude (AMEX:USO) back over $96 per barrel, the Obama administration is looking to put fear… Read more »

Options Expire, Markets Drift Higher

Options Expire, Markets Drift Higher

If there was ever a day that could be held up as an example of what the summer doldrums looks like one could do a lot worse than use Friday. … Read more »