Commentary

Drum Roll, Please!! A New Era Begins

The excitement is building as Tom Bowley gets ready to rejoin the EarningsBeats.com team as Chief Market Strategist. Why the excitement? Because Tom's experience as Senior Technical Analyst at StockCharts.com, along with being one of the original founders of and contributors to EarningsBeats.com ...

Global Market Chaos Means Precious Metals WIll Continue To Rise - Chris Vermeulen (03/09/2019)

September 03, 2019 Reading the new today of the riots and protests in Hong Kong as well as the military action between Iran and Israel suggests to us that the metals markets are poised for a very big run this week and possibly much further into the future. This type of Chaos creates a level of unce ...

Tech Talk for Tuesday September 3rd 2019

Pre-opening Comments for Tuesday September 3rd U.S. equity index futures were lower this morning. S&P 500 futures were down 21 points in pre-opening trade. Index futures responded to growing trade tensions. Snap added $0.34 to $16.17 after Evercore ISI upgraded the stock to Outperform from In Line ...

China Blinks First, U.S. Equities Rally

Market Recap for Thursday, August 29, 2019 Well, thank you China. On Thursday morning, China pledged a calmer approach to the trade war and indicated they would not retaliate for the latest tariffs imposed by the U.S. At least not now. Temporarily, that appeased traders who used the opportunity to ...

Precious Metals ADL Predictions Getting Ready For a Big Move - Chris Vermeulen (26/08/2019)

August 26, 2019 This weekend we thought we would share some really important data and charts with all of you precious metals bugs/traders (like us). You probably remember our October 5th, 2018 call in Gold that has set off an incredible series of events for all of us. We made a prediction that day ...

Blowout Earnings Overnight To Lift U.S. Equities

Market Recap for Thursday, July 25, 2019 Dow Holdings (DOW, -3.83%) and Boeing (BA, -3.69%) weighed on the Dow Jones ($INDU, -0.47%) on Thursday, but this index of conglomerates still managed to outperform its major index counterparts. The big technical issue with DOW is that it ran into key overhe ...

US Stocks Rise on Strong Earnings

U.S. stocks rose on Tuesday boosted by better-than-expected earnings and forecast raises from blue-chip companies including Coca-Cola and United Technologies, soothing concerns over the pace of economic growth. Over the last 24 hours investors have reacted positively to a series of second-quarter r ...

Cramer Says Fed Rate Cut to Give New Leg to Bull Market

CNBC’s Jim Cramer said Thursday that Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell’s interest rate-cut hints could spark the beginning of a “new leg to the bull” market in stocks. “We change the inverted yield curve back to where it should be, our rates are way too high, and next thing you know ...

GMP.PR.B & GMP.PR.C Put on Review-Developing by DBRS

GMP Capital will soon experience great change: GMP Capital Inc. has announced plans to exit the capital markets business, selling its investment banking arm to U.S. brokerage house Stifel Financial Corp. for approximately $70-million in a dramatic shift for what was once one of Canada’s most succ ...

Here's What a Double Looks Like

Every trader dreams of owning a stock that doubles. If it can happen in just six months, even better. This has been the case for Twilio (TWLO), a stock featured during our Top 10 Stock Picks webinar in November of 2018 that has doubled in price since the November 20 bottom of $71.56.  You ca ...