Entries by The Trend Letter

Headlines – February 1/18

US stocks stumble as investors digest corporate earnings. Read story Bitcoin drops below $9,300 as India vows to eliminate their use. Read story US oil production tops 10 million barrels per day for first time since 1970. Read story 10-year US Treasury yield hits 2.75% for first time in three years. Read story FISA FBI […]

Headline – January 30/18

Dow down 300 points as stock sell-off intensifies. Read story Market euphoria may turn to despair if 10-year yield jumps to 3%. Read story Mortgage rates surge to highest level in 3-years. Read story Wall Street’s ‘fear gauge’ breaks above 14 for first time since August as stocks falter. Read story China directs users to […]

Headlines – January 29/18

Wall St dips at open, Apple weighs. Read story US dollar rebounds, helped by 10-year Treasury yield topping 2.70%. Read story Consumer spending hits 6-year high, as Americans cut savings to 12-year low. Read story These 27 S&P 500 stocks are blowing away the market with gains of 15% or more this month. Read story […]

5G – the new era for mobile

As stated in our last update, we are increasing our scope to include discussion of new technologies, and those companies that benefit directly and indirectly from them.  We will cover blockchain projects, and other projects and companies that are involved with today’s game changing technologies. One of those game changers is 5G – the 5th […]

Headlines – January 26/18

Wall Street opens higher on strong earnings, soft dollar. Read story Trump says Republicans will accept citizenship for ‘Dreamers.’ Read story Davos’s founder defended Trump against ‘biased interpretations.’ Read story Trump denies reports he tried to fire Mueller. Read story Coincheck halts trading says $400 million cryptocurrency lost. Read story Finland election brings Finexit threat […]

Headlines – January 25/18

Wall Street gains on solid earnings, lower dollar. Read story Surging Euro forces Draghi to tread carefully on policy. Read story Ontario conservative leader Brown resigns amid sexual abuse allegations. Read story Trump says he is willing to speak under oath to Mueller. Read story Davos attendees are quietly planning to walk out on Trump’s […]

Crypto update – January 24/18

Last week’s volatility is more proof that the crypto currency (CC) markets are indeed the “wild west” … or the “wild east”.  This volatile week was mainly a reaction to government statements and actions.  Both China and South Korea have been pondering what to do about crypto currencies for a while and last week began […]

Geadlines – January 24/18

US Dollar hits new low as Mnuchin backs weaker dollar. Read story Whistleblower tells Congress of FBI ‘secret society’. Read story Mueller seeks to question Trump about Flynn, Comey: report. Read story Dalio warns bonds face biggest bear market in almost 40 years. Read story If you’re using an Android phone, Google may be tracking […]

Markets keep rising…do you have an exit strategy?

The current bull market continues its record breaking run. Consider the following: 2017 was the first year in history where US stocks ended every single month in the green. Bank of America reports that $58 billion flowed into equities in the latest 4-week period, an all-time high. The Dow rallied 1,000 points in just 8 […]

Headlines – January 23/18

Wall St opens higher on strong earnings. Read story Tsunami warning on BC’s west coast cancelled after large 7.9 mag Alaska earthquake. Read story Asia fears US tariffs on washing machines, solar panels just the start. Read story Bitcoin struggles to take $11,000 as South Korea announces cryptocurrency crackdown. Read story Nasdaq exploring “Total Return” […]