Bill Gross says stock market ‘priced for too much hope’

Stocks and other assets are priced at unrealistic levels based on the outlook for global growth, according to billionaire bond guru Bill Gross. “Equity markets are priced for too much hope, high yield bond markets for too much growth, and all asset prices elevated to artificial levels that only a model driven, historically biased investor […]

US markets closed lower and a look at the S & P sectors

All sectors of the S & P 500 index are red, with the largest drop in the financial and energy sector. DJIA – fell 138.61 points; -0.67% S & P – fell 15.98 points; -0.68% Nasdaq – fell 31.01 points; -0.53% VIX – closed around 15.5 Gold – closed with a raise of $ 10.40 to $ […]

British Stocks Offer Shelter as Europe Equities Sell Off:

While risk has engulfed European markets in the past two days, investors have been less anxious about U.K. shares. The cost of hedging against FTSE 100 Index losses has remained in line with its annual average. Source: Bloomberg Junior Trader Stefan Panteleev

Trading day in one post 11.04.2017

Asian equities were mostly lower in Tuesday trade, following a lower close on Wall Street as geopolitical tensions continued to weigh. Japan’s Nikkei index is lower by -0.55%, Hang Seng is lower by -0.89%, Australia’s ASX200 rose by 0.39%, KOSPI dropped by -0.58% and Shanghai Composite decreased by -0.46%. During the Asian session, oil prices […]

Tesla becomes most valuable U.S. car maker in the USA

For the first time in the era of the modern automobile, the most valuable U.S. car maker is not based in Detroit. Tesla Inc overtook General Motors on Monday to become the U.S. car maker with the largest market capitalization as the century-old automobile industry increases its reliance on software and cutting-edge energy technology. Tesla […]

The Americans are not doubting the labor market

The average U.S. consumer believed in March that there was nearly a 60 percent chance of finding another job in the next three months if they lost theirs today. That marks the highest level on record in data since June 2013, according to results of a monthly Federal Reserve Bank of New York survey published […]

Morgan Stanley says huge 30% stock surge could be ahead

Morgan Stanley has a new chief U.S. equity strategist in town, and he’s uber-bullish on stocks in 2017. “The cyclical upturn that began a year ago has less to do with President Trump and more to do with the global business cycle.” Wilson has laid out a “bull case” for stocks that calls for the […]

Negative sentiment at the opening of the US session after worse Nonfarm Payrolls Data

Treasuries advanced, stock futures fell and the dollar retreated after a surprisingly weak jobs report fueled concern about the strength of the U.S. economy. Futures on the S&P 500 Index extended losses, though remained above their overnight lows reached after the first military strike undertaken by President Donald Trump’s administration. The yield on 10-year Treasury […]

Retailers are stable in the S&P500

While many U.S. retailers are closing stores as sales fall, the industry still ranks as the S&P 500 Index’s best performer among 24 groups since the lows of November 2008. The contrast reflects surges in the shares of Priceline Group Inc., Amazon.com Inc., Netflix Inc. and Expedia Inc. All four companies are part of the […]

Ray Dalio explains why we may be repeating the mistakes of the 1930s Bob Bryan 15m 15

Ray Dalio think that the world’s current path is looking eerily similar to one of the worst decades in recent history. The founder and former CEO of Bridgewater Associates, the world’s largest hedge fund, said that the economic and political issues that are popping up around the world are similar to the problems experienced in the […]