Entries by The Trend Letter

Headlines – Dec. 2/16

Wall St opens flat after strong jobs report. Read story Payrolls rise in US; Jobless rate falls to 4.6%. Read story Ahead promised cut, Russia’s oil output hits record high. Read story What’s really at stake in Italy’s vote-of-confidence referendum? Read story French President Hollande will not seek re-election. Read story Trump vows ‘consequences’ for […]

Headlines – Dec 1/16

Wall St opens higher as oil rallies. Read story Global bonds suffer worst monthly meltdown as $1.7 trillion lost. Read story Oil price rally likely short-lived as OPEC deal not enough to reduce glut. Read story Nikkei hits highest level in 2016 as OPEC deal lifts Asia markets. Read story Jobless claims in US increase […]

Are rising interest rates bad for stocks?

We have received many questions on whether or not rising interest rates are bad for stocks. There is a lot of noise from the mainstream media that with rising interest rates, the stock market is toast. Not true! We understand how this is confusing because we live in a global economy and in most countries […]

Headlines – Nov 29/16

Iran says it won’t cut oil production as talks remain deadlocked. Read story US GDP revised up to strongest expansion in two years. Read story US consumer confidence in November jumps to highest level since 2007. Read story Russian Ruble, stocks tank as oil slides. Read story Trump names Obomacare critic Price as new Health […]

Headlines – Nov 28/16

Wall St opens lower after record-setting week. Read story Italian bank shares dive on fears about potential referendum defeat. Read story OPEC makes last-ditch bid to save oil deal as tensions grow. Read story Treasury selloff losses steam as foreign buyers return. Read story Why the next bull market begins now. Read story Energy firms […]

The bubble community

Many Clinton supporters have stated that they would seriously consider moving to Canada now that Trump has won. But now, thanks to SNL there is a place for them in America: “a planned community for like-minded thinkers—and no one else.”

Headlines – Nov.25/16

S&P 500, Dow hit record highs on Black Friday. Read story Saudi said to pull out of Russia talks as OPEC deal no closer. Read story The top Black Friday strategies that will land you the best shopping deals. Read story US stores far from overwhelmed as Black Friday sales begin. Read story Treasury yields […]

Gold plummets below key support level

The price of gold plummeted today, down below its key Near-term Support at 1200  (black circle) for the first time since February.    Gold is getting hit by the strength of the $US, with the $US benefiting from expectations that Trump as President will booster the US economy, enabling the Fed to raise rates. Many […]