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It's tough to know where to start discussing today's market action where the equity futures reversed near 4% from the high of the day to the closing low, making "this time it's different" with broken...
Stocks tried to rally but then fell back badly into the close. Gold was off a bit, but silver managed to hold on to its gains.
Market Talk - Thursday, Jan. 20
Today 17:51 EST
Latin American Equities Close 2021 in the Red for a Second Consecutive Year, Driven by Weakness in Brazil
Today 17:40 EST
While most global markets experienced strong performance in 2021, the S&P Latin America BMI finished the year down 12%, with negative returns in three out of four quarters.
3 Top REITs For Income Investors
Today 17:27 EST
REITs are attractive for investors seeking high passive income. These 3 REITs have market-beating dividend yields and safe payouts.
The SPR Reserves Continue to Fall to 2003 Levels
Today 17:14 EST
Exports of refined products have fallen sharply in recent weeks as a result. US Crude Production, inventory reductions continue to reflect conservative capital allocations.
Netflix Craters On Subscribers Miss, Catastrophic Guidance
Today 17:01 EST
Despite bearing modestly on revenue and EPS, NFLX missed on Q4 streaming adds, but more importantly, its Q1 subs forecast was an absolute disaster.
Stocks Log Another Day of Losses in Final Hour of Trading
Today 16:48 EST
Philly Fed Redeems Empire Fed
Today 16:36 EST
One of the main areas to have seen improvement was demand. While only in the 68th percentile of readings and well off the highs from just a couple of months ago, New Orders and Shipments were both...
Gold; A Stellar Picture
Today 16:24 EST
Stocks and commodities need to top out nominally and/or in relation to gold. That is not yet in play. But it’s coming.
How the ECB left ‘Team transitory’ at the December meeting
Today 16:12 EST
The released minutes from the European Central Bank’s December meeting illustrate that the bank has left 'team transitory', but without transferring into 'team permanent'.
Encouraging Action in Precious Metals
Today 16:00 EST
A review of the reversal in fortunes for the precious metals sector, where it has diverged from traditional expectations and rallied this week into the headwinds of negative macroeconomic factors.
USD/JPY Rate Defends Monthly Low as Risk Appetite Recovers
Today 15:40 EST
Fed Releases Much-Anticipated Report On Digital Dollar
Today 15:20 EST
The 35-page discussion paper on a government-backed coin makes no firm conclusions on whether it should be issuing a CBDC but instead solicits feedback.
World Markets News
Today 15:02 EST
Today oil and gas inventories were seen as higher than expected while potential prices fell, both bullish.
What to watch in Netflix earnings report
Today 14:49 EST
Is Amazon's Stock Overvalued Or Undervalued?
Today 14:39 EST
At its current price, Amazon stock appears to be overvalued based on earnings alone, but after factoring in its impressive growth numbers the stock seems appropriately valued at today’s prices.
Softs Report - Thursday, Jan. 20
Today 14:28 EST
FCOJ was higher on what appeared to be some speculative buying primarily based on inflation concerns.
Peloton Joke Explodes
Today 14:22 EST
What The Future Might Hold For Novavax Stock
Today 14:08 EST
The stock trades below both the 50-day moving average and the 200-day moving average which indicates the sentiment is bearish.
As Monthly Expirations Go, January is a Big One
Today 13:55 EST
As we have all experienced, the more you do something the easier it tends to get. The same applies to options expirations.
Today 13:44 EST
Sentiment has continued to take a dive with only 21% of respondents to the AAII sentiment survey reporting as bullish this week.
General Electric may be in the process of printing a bull flag, while 3M could be setting up the right shoulder of a bullish head-and-shoulder pattern. If the formations are recognized, both stocks...
Peloton Plunges Below IPO Price On Reports Of Production Halt
Today 13:20 EST
Peloton has completely misjudged demand as it's stuck with thousands of cycles and treadmills sitting in warehouses across the country.
What Will It Take to Break the Housing Market?
Today 13:10 EST
Existing Home Sales declined 4.6% for the month but sales are at the highest annual total since 2006.
The Top 3 MLPs For Safe Payouts And High Yields
Today 12:58 EST
Master Limited Partnerships are attractive for income-investors looking for high yields. These 3 MLPs also offer safe distributions thanks to their high-quality assets.
Economy Bleak With No End In Sight. The Corn & Ethanol Report
Today 12:51 EST
On the Corn front, we traded higher in yesterday’s action, with March corn holding support which triggered technical buying.
Most Active Equity Options For Midday - Thursday, Jan. 20
Today 12:37 EST
Existing-Home Sales: Down 6% from November and 8.3% YoY
Today 12:25 EST
This morning's release of the December Existing-Home Sales showed that sales fell to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 6.10 million units from the previous month's 6.49 million.
Stocks Roar Back to Life Despite Alarming Jobs Data
Today 12:23 EST
Stocks are staging a massive comeback today, with the Dow Jones Industrial Average last seen up 428 points midday. Both the S&P 500 Index and Nasdaq Composite are sporting solid midday gains as well.