|Day Low/High||35.17 / 36.56|
|52 Wk Low/High||30.56 / 41.90|
If your goal is to ratchet up trade tension? There couldn't been a better moment, hence one of the worst moments for the stock market since the trade battle began.
Among my most consistent investment views in my Diary has been the notion of "Peak Autos" that I began to write about 2 1/2 years ago. We have pointed out, in the past, that rising new automobile costs are pricing the Average Joe out of the car mark...
Only because of the incessant brainwashing of individuals by an industry with a bias toward indexing do we have this attitude that stocks are one and the same. They are anything but.
Finding the right stocks is like finding the right dance partner.
I think that one needs to take a diversified approach to not just wealth preservation, but the preservation of one's standard of living.
Good morning folks! It's a pleasure to be back with you -- a bit sooner than expected but have no fear we'll make the best of it. U.S. market futures point to a modestly lower open this morning, and after the disappointing manufacturing and services...
With low price-to-earnings multiples, these stocks could be buys right now -- depending on your take on recession.
John Williams is in charge of a balance sheet that last week totaled a cool $3.553 trillion dollars.
The proprietary oscillator I follow, the S&P's short-range oscillator, is the most important indicator I follow.
The nation's central bank forever perverted the concept of what we used to call the 'free market.'
Are things that bad? I remain a non-believer in the recession thesis.
axes 6,000 workers in Mexico... more details coming, but it looks like the current strike is going to be a bigger thorn in the company's side than first thought. It's worth noting this is the line that produces the rather profitable Chevrolet Silver...
As you've likely seen by now, the September ISM Manufacturing report out this morning contained a major disappointment with its 47.8 reading. Two-line items are a bit more worrisome to me and they are the Orders component, which came in at 47.3 for ...
This market is ready for another bout of volatility as we head into October, a month notorious for its routs.
I am taking , and off of my Best Ideas List (short) as I have no positions in these equities and I am no longer interested in shorting these names.
The Fed chairman's news conference threw markets for a loop with hawkish words that did not support the Fed's dovish actions.
Kimberly-Clark's performance is nothing to sneeze at, and neither is Coca-Cola's, as higher sales, higher prices and big demand from emerging markets appear to give us a return to the good old days of great senior growth stocks.
* Over the last two months the outlook for the car business has deteriorated from an already low level * I would continue to avoid all auto stocks "It's deja vu all over again." - Yogi Berra Over the last 60 days I have conducted an extensive resear...
Here are some picks from my 'Goga Stocks,' so named from The Republic of Georgia's Goga Bitadze -- you'll see what I mean...
With the time frame on my net exposure being of a relatively short-term nature (from today to the next two to three months), I gradually have reduced my long book and have added to my short exposure in the last week's consistent advance. I do so bas...
* The answer to the above question is... Slow, inept and impotent. * (Regardless of your political views) Tariff Man seems out of control * I have been of the strong view that President Trump's behavior and the shallowness of policy were destined to...
When traders are flailing and investors are drowning, examples work best to illustrate what happens before a bottom is reached.
Both Washington and Beijing have no shortage of options for inflicting major economic damage on the other party. That provides some reasons to think a near-term truce will eventually be reached, even if there are long-term consequences to this fight.
With 60 minutes to go: * The S&P has just broken the day's lows - following the pattern of early strength and late in the day weakness. * Breadth: 1200 advancers, 1750 decliners. * The economic message of lower bond yields is growing louder. * The 1...