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Schedule for Week of June 16, 2019

The key reports this week are May housing starts and existing home sales.For manufacturing, the June New York and Philly Fed manufacturing surveys will be released.The FOMC meets this week, and no change to policy is expected at this meeting.----- Monday, June 17th ----- 8:30 AM: The New York Fed Em ...

Book Bits | 15 June 2019

● Equity Smart Beta and Factor Investing for Practitioners By Khalid Ghayur, et al.Summary via publisher (Wiley) Equity Smart Beta and Factor Investing for Practitioners offers a hands-on guide to the popular investment opportunities of smart beta, which is one of the fastest growing areas within ...

Week Ahead: No Runaway Surge Expected; Markets May Continue Exhibiting Negative Bias

In yet another wide-ranging week, the NIFTY oscillated in a 400-point range and ended the week with a modest cut. In our previous weekly note, we had raised concerned about the NIFTY failing to confirming the attempted breakout.  In line with the analysis carried out during the last week, the inde ...

Billionaire Investor: “Gold Has Everything Going For It”

Billionaire investor Paul Tudor Jones, founder of and hedge fund manager at Tudor Investment Corp., said this week that geopolitical disruptions have made gold his favorite trade for the next 12 to 24 months. ...

Ray Dalio Is Kinda, Sorta, Really Wrong, Part 2

Last week, I basically agreed with Ray’s analysis of US income and wealth disparity. It obviously exists. The question is what, if anything, can we do about it? I think this is an important conversation, not just between two people but throughout the entire nation. The answers will make a huge dif ...

June 14, 2019

… and now it’s PrefLetter weekend! HIMIPref™ Preferred IndicesThese values reflect the December 2008 revision of the HIMIPref™ IndicesValues are provisional and are finalized monthly Index MeanCurrentYield(at bid) MedianYTW MedianAverageTradingValue MedianMod Dur(YTW) Issues Day’s Pe ...

6/14 MWL: What's Hot, What's Not - Watch Your Stop - What Would You Do?

Welcome to the recap of today's MarketWatchers LIVE show, your antidote for the CNBC/FBN lunchtime talking heads. Here is a link to today's show. Our show is devoted to technical analysis of the stock market with live market updates and analysis of hot symbols. The show runs throughout the d ...

DP WEEKLY WRAP: Market Quiet Ahead of Fed; Gold Has Long-Term "Smile"

Sometimes I can be a little slow on the uptake, and the monthly gold chart is the latest example. This week it dawned on me that gold is in its seventh year of forming a bullish saucer, which would be the reverse equivalent of a bearish rounded top. After activating the Crystal Ball feature of Shar ...

6/13 MWL: John Murphy Talks Gold - Talking Technically - Momentum Sleepers

Welcome to the recap of today's MarketWatchers LIVE show, your antidote for the CNBC/FBN lunchtime talking heads. Here is a link to today's show. Our show is devoted to technical analysis of the stock market with live market updates and analysis of hot symbols. The show runs throughout the d ...

I've Never Seen An Earnings Signal This Bullish

At EarningsBeats.com, we track the best U.S. companies in a "Strong Earnings ChartList." In order for a company to be included in our ChartList, they must do 3 things: (1) Beat quarterly revenue estimates (2) Beat quarterly EPS estimates (3) Look solid technically If a company doesn't m ...