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Is Tesla A $1,000 Stock?
over 1 year ago by SA Most Popular

ISM Manufacturing index decreased to 59.1 in January
over 1 year ago by Bill McBride @ Calculated Risk

The ISM manufacturing index indicated expansion in January. The PMI was at 59.1% in January, down from 59.3% in December. The employment index was at 54.2%, down from 57.2% last month, and the new orders index was at 65.4%, down from 67.4%.From the Institute for Supply Management: January 2018 Manufacturing ISM® Report On Business® Economic activity in the manufacturing sector expanded in January, and the overall economy grew for the 105th consecutive month, say the nation's supply executives in the latest Manufacturing ISM® Report On Business®.The report was issued today by Timothy R. Fiore, CPSM, C.P.M., Chair of the Institute for Supply Management® (ISM®) Manufacturing Business Survey Committee: "The January PMI® registered 59.1 percent, a decrease of 0.2 percentage point from the seasonally adjusted December reading of 59.3 percent. The New Orders ...

Was Chicken Libor Manipulated Too?
over 1 year ago by Matt Levine @ Bloomberg View

Also atomic clocks, bond marking, an informal blockchain, crypto and flamethrowers.

Resource Sector Digest: Pretium Coming Undone?
over 1 year ago by SA Editor's Picks


Menlo IPO: Happy Days For Biotech?
over 1 year ago by SA IPO Analysis

Weekly Initial Unemployment Claims decrease to 230,000
over 1 year ago by Bill McBride @ Calculated Risk

The DOL reported:In the week ending January 27, the advance figure for seasonally adjusted initial claims was 230,000, a decrease of 1,000 from the previous week's revised level. The previous week's level was revised down by 2,000 from 233,000 to 231,000. The 4-week moving average was 234,500, a decrease of 5,000 from the previous week's revised average. The previous week's average was revised down by 500 from 240,000 to 239,500.Claims taking procedures in Puerto Rico and in the Virgin Islands have still not returned to normal. emphasis addedThe previous week was revised down.The following graph shows the 4-week moving average of weekly claims since 1971.<a href="" imageanchor="1" style=...

What Is The Bond Market Trying To Say?
over 1 year ago by SA Editor's Picks


Why You Shouldn’t Bet on Laggards
over 1 year ago by Michael Martin @ MartinKronicle

Trade high relative strength names. There is no "one" special way to trade an instrument. Focus on a developing a robust system that trades uniformly across all equities or commodities.

The State Of The Stock Market - Today's Editors' Picks
over 1 year ago by SA Editor's Picks

Truss Launches in Washington DC
over 1 year ago by Jeff Carter @ Points and Figures

A company I angel invested in has expanded to Washington DC.  Truss started in Chicago.  It uses artificial intelligence to find office space for clients. They developed a chatbot, Vera, that clients can interact with to find the best …

The Safest Dividend Is The One That's Just Been Raised
over 1 year ago by SA Editor's Picks


Trading An Iron Ore Top: Prices Stall Amid Record Chinese Imports and Inventories
over 1 year ago by Dr. Duru @ Dr. Duru

Iron ore may have reached a new inflection point with a price rally coming to a halt in January and some related stocks consolidating near multi-year highs. When I last made an iron ore trade in September, 2017, I was responding to a surprise projection from the Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) that suggested a […]