Economic and Earnings Numbers In Focus

Coming off of a bullish reversal that saw major US indices shrug off early losses to close up 1.0% to 1.3% including a new all-time high for the Dow Industrials, markets are mixed this morning. US index futures are sluggish,

Stocks Rebound On Positive Bank and Retailer Earnings

Shrugging off a flat to slightly lower Tuesday, US index futures are posting moderate gains this morning, varying between 0.2% for Dow Futures to 0.6% for NASDAQ Futures. Cryptocurrencies are also on the rebound today, with Bitcoin climbing 7.2% and

Natural Gas Rally, Air Canada News and Disney Earnings In Focus

With several Asia Pacific markets closed today for the Lunar New Year holiday and a long weekend approaching in North America, trading for the most part has been relatively quiet overnight and into this morning. US index futures are down

Stocks Pause To Digest Recent Records; True Tactical Webinar Today

US index futures are down 0.1%-0.3% this morning, less than yesterday’s gains of 0.75%-0.95% for the big 3 US indices and a gain of 2.50% for the Russel 2000. Considering that US indices have gone up 5-6 trading days straight

Stocks and Commodities Rise On Stimulus Anticipation

Investors have returned from Super Bowl weekend in a positive mood with stocks and commodities on the rise this morning. US index futures are up 0.3%-0.4%, while overseas, the FTSE is up 1.6%, the Dax is up 0.4% and the

Disappointing North American Employment Reports Dampen Sentiment

Building on yesterday’s 1.00% to 1.25% gains for US indices, US index futures are up another 0.3% to 0.4% this morning amid a number of significant developments from many directions. On the government side, a new $1.9 Trillion US stimulus

Energy, Earnings and Employment Influence Trading and Sentiment

Thursday morning finds energy prices moving up once again, boosted by several factors. WTI crude oil is up 0.75% and putting $55.00 further into the rear-view mirror as OPEC+ agreed to extend current supply cuts and US weekly oil inventories

Focus Turns to Energy Rallies as Silver Slides

Commodity markets have been particularly active this morning. Natural Gas is up another 4.0% in the wake of yesterday’s big east coast storm and cold temperatures. Meanwhile WTI crude oil is up 2.3% this morning after OPEC producers indicated 99%