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XAU/USD Holds Positive Ground Above $2,020 Ahead Of US CPI Data

XAU/USD Holds Positive Ground Above $2,020 Ahead Of US CPI Data

Image Source: Unsplash Gold price gains ground around $2,026 on the softer USD.  Fed’s Williams said it is premature to call for rate cuts Market players will closely monitor the US Consumer Price Index (CPI), due on Thursday. Gold price (XAU/USD) drifted higher during the early Asian trading hours on Thursday. The softer US Dollar (USD) lends […]
Elliott Wave Insights: SP500, Nasdaq, DAX 40, FTSE 100, ASX200

Elliott Wave Insights: SP500, Nasdaq, DAX 40, FTSE 100, ASX200

Image Source: UnsplashStock Market Report S&P 500 – NASDAQ 100 – RUSSELL 2000 – DAX 40 – FTSE 100 – ASX 200. Elliott Wave Analysis Summary: Approaching the top of Wave i), once completed expect a retracement for wave ii), which is where we can look for our long trade setups. In this video, I compare […]
The Chinese Connection: Here’s Why Inflation Won’t Fall To 2% And Stay There Indefinitely

The Chinese Connection: Here’s Why Inflation Won’t Fall To 2% And Stay There Indefinitely

In broad brush, central banks got away with the illusion of permanently low inflation even as they pumped trillions in new currency into the global economy for one reason: China. It is useful to think of China in the early-to-mid 1990s as a system of vast, interconnected, untapped pools of: 1. Cheap labor just awaiting exploitation […]
Will Magic Software Cut Its 6.7% Dividend Yield?

Will Magic Software Cut Its 6.7% Dividend Yield?

Magic Software Enterprises (Nasdaq: MGIC) is a rare software company that has a big yield. Most tech companies don’t pay dividends at all – and of the ones that do, very few have yields above 3%. Magic Software’s current $0.327 per share semiannual dividend comes out to a yield of 6.7%.But can the Israeli company keep […]
Markets: Week 1 Week 2 – What’s Next Week 3?

Markets: Week 1 Week 2 – What’s Next Week 3?

Looking at the Economic Modern Family (weekly charts), to date, they all peaked in December.The Russell 2000, Regional Banks, Transportation and Retail, as far as index and sectors go, backed off the most from their peaks.Semiconductors are more sideways since the peak as well as Biotech (which remains the strongest sector right now).This sets the […]
Immunome – Oncology Is Hot

Immunome – Oncology Is Hot

MicroMarvel is a series of articles highlighting undercovered stock with less than a billion dollars in Market Capitalization. These articles are not intended to be buy recommendations. They highlight stocks that may have limited trading volume and may be highly volatile so if you do decide to add them to your portfolio I highly recommend […]
S&P Approaches Highs As Russell 2000 Treads Water

S&P Approaches Highs As Russell 2000 Treads Water

A bit of a mixed bag for indices. Large caps had the best of the action as the S&P and Dow Jones Industrial approached all-time highs. Buying volume for Large Caps indices didn’t count as accumulation, but these indices are outperforming its peers. The Dow Jones Index is running a tight consolidation after its extensive […]
The Relative Value Of Insights

The Relative Value Of Insights

Many investors use the start of the year to make predictions for the upcoming year and to think about ways to express views on these themes. This undertaking is not guaranteed to add value: predicting the future is incredibly difficult and success requires correctly predicting both the drivers of future performance and the upcoming impact […]
The Top Performing Energy Stocks Of 2023

The Top Performing Energy Stocks Of 2023

Image Source: Pixabay The year ended on a solid note, with most sectors notching double-digit gains in the fourth quarter. However, the energy sector, which was the top-performing sector in the third quarter, pulled back in the fourth quarter. Energy was the only negative performer in Q4 and one of only three negative performers for all […]
Market Talk – Wednesday, Jan. 10

Market Talk – Wednesday, Jan. 10

ASIA:The major Asian stock markets had a mixed day today: NIKKEI 225 increased 678.54 points or 2.01% to 34,441.72 Shanghai decreased 15.55 points or -0.54% to 2,877.70 Hang Seng decreased 92.74 points or -0.57% to 16,097.28 ASX 200 decreased 52.00 points or -0.69% to 7,468.50 Kospi decreased 19.26 points or -0.75% to 2,541.98 SENSEX increased […]