Stocks Push Higher, But Bubble Fears Are Unwarranted By: Russ Koesterich, Managing Director Stocks edge Higher, With the Nasdaq breaching 4,000 For the eighth consecutive week, stocks posted gains despite continued mixed economic data. In recent weeks, we’ve been noting that the Dow Jones Industrial Average and the S&P 500 Index have been regularly notching […]
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LANGE FINANCIAL SERVICES MARKET AND TRADING BRIEFING. SUNDAY DECEMBER 1, 2013 6:00PM Predictions of a correction are widespread including bullish and bearish contingents. Bubbles are a concern of many, especially by those who missed the rally or were wrong in their predictions. Yes there are some excesses but not enough to derail the market at […]
Bob Olstein, founder of The Olstein Funds, and long time friend and associate of Fred Lange on CNBC this morning. Mr. Olstein’s funds have produced what we believe to be stellar performances for this year as well as in the years past.
Closing Summary: Stocks End on Highs Despite Early Weakness [16:12 ET] The major averages settled on their best levels of the session despite showing some early weakness. The S&P 500 rose 0.4% while the Nasdaq outperformed with an advance of 0.7%. Stocks began the session in the red as cautious action in Europe contributed to […]
Closing Market Summary: Stocks End Mixed Week on Upbeat Note 11/8/2013 4:19:26 PM ET Equities climbed throughout the session despite showing early signs of a potential continuation to yesterday’s weakness. The S&P 500 advanced 1.3% while the Nasdaq and Russell 2000 outperformed with respective gains of 1.6% and 1.9%. Before today’s opening bell, it was […]
November 6, 2013 8:50 am Tumbling US oil price transforms trading By Ajay Makan in London Call it a taste of things to come. As the benchmark US oil price has slumped over the past month, so has the cost of crude in the Gulf of Mexico, one of the largest refining hubs in the […]
Blackstone is pleased to offer the following Market Commentary by Byron Wien which shares his thinking on global economic developments, market insights and other factors that may influence investment opportunities and strategies. Learn more about Byron. The Wall of Worry Becomes an Easy Climb October 2013 We all had plenty to brood about over the […]
Does a Troubled President Equal a Troubled Market? August 22, 2013 Quote number 1. â€œThe National Security Agencyâ€”which possesses only limited legal authority to spy on U.S. citizensâ€”has built a surveillance network that covers more Americansâ€™ Internet communications than officials have publicly disclosed, current and former officials say. The system has the capacity to reach […]
Van Eck Hotline on Money and the Economy For: Monday, August 12, 2013 (800) 219-1333. VetHotline@aol.com. www.vanecktillman.com Looking at the trading action in most of the markets today, it is obvious that the financial community is desperate to believe that the Federal Reserve will delay the decision to taper asset purchases. Last week, a number […]
Bob Olstein, Head Of The Olstein Funds On CNBC Today. Impressive Performance For This Fund Founder/ Manager.
Bob Olstein is the founder of The Olstein Funds. He has a great performance record with his All Cap Value Fund finishing 2012 with a gain of 16.42% and folllowing it up in 2013 with stellar performance as well. http://www.olsteinfunds.com/
LANGE FINANCIAL SERVICES MARKET COMMENT. July 28, 2013 6:00 PM During the past two weeks the market essentially paused after recovering into July from the almost 1000 point June decline. The late 160 point rally from the lows Friday brought the indexes back to their all time highs. Again, the market forecasters are out in […]
Here’s a look ahead at what’s coming up next week in potentially market-moving news. The US will release the first estimate of second quarter GDP on Wednesday morning, and economist expectations have been revised, getting progressively worse with the continual influx of new data from June. Currently, the consensus economist expectation is for annualized growth […]
MONDAY, July 22 US Economics (Time Zone: EDT) 8:30 Chicago Fed Nat Activity Index â€“ June, prior -0.3% 10:00 Existing Home Sales – June, est. 5.25m, prior 5.18m 10:00 Existing Home Sales M/m – June, est. 1.4%, prior 4.2% 11:00 Fed to purchase $1.25b-$1.75b in 2036-2043 sector 11:30 U.S. to sell $30b 3M bills, $25b […]
Van Eck Hotline on Money and the Economy For: Monday, July 15, 2013 (800) 219-1333. VetHotline@aol.com. www.vanecktillman.com We are pleased to announce that our new web site is now active: www.vanecktillman.com. Check it out! Back in December 1996, Wall Street and the financial media helped to forge a lasting myth regarding Fed Chairman Alan Greenspan. […]