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  • The Momentrix View of the Markets for Monday August 22, 2011
    Monday August 22, 2011- The volatility continued on the street today. As the futures opened last night, the Libyan news hit the wires and the market yawned at the prospects of an end to the turmoil. Overnight the futures picked up steam as Europe opened and continued the momentum into the U.S.... More »
    Aug. 23, 2011
  • "Black Death" Stock Markets. How China Sees the Future
    What on earth is going on with the stock markets? That's certainly the most-asked question of the month. The only thing more plentiful than questions is a surplus of inconclusive answers. There really is no precedent for the kind of trading we have seen in the past two weeks. Like a runaway... More »
    Aug. 23, 2011 SNY, AAPL, NFLX
  • U.S. Futures Rally on Improved Chinese, German PMI, Jackson Hole Hopes
    This morning.  U.S. equity markets remain in correction.  Asian equity markets closed higher on a better-than-expect Chinese PMI report.  Anticipated Fed announcements are also lifting equity markets.  Eurozone equities are also higher, but below early morning intraday... More »
    Aug. 23, 2011 CYN, GA, BAC
  • Barchart Morning Call 8/23
    Barchart Morning Call Barchart.com - 1 hr 26 mins ago Overnight Developments Global stocks this morning are trading higher with the Euro Stoxx 50 up +1.27% and Sep S&Ps up +16.00 points. Commodities are higher and Treasuries and the dollar are weaker as contraction in Chinese manufacturing... More »
    Aug. 23, 2011
  • Silver Wheaton (SLW) - Barchart Chart of the Day
    Barchart.coms Chart of the Day - Silver Wheaton (SLW) Barchart Research Team - Barchart.com - Mon Aug 22, 6:14PM CDT Related Stocks SLW - Silver Wheaton Corp Sym Last Chg Pct SLW 40.25 +1.81 +4.71% The "Chart of the Day" is Silver Wheaton (SLW), which showed up on Monday's list of... More »
    Aug. 23, 2011 SLW
  • Cray - Are Supercomputers a Super Business?
    When you say the word "super-computer", one name comes to mind - Cray (CRAY). The firm is synonymous with high performance computing. Founded in the early 1970's by Seymour Cray, the company's first computer, the Cray-1, was renowned as the world's fastest computer, achieving fame... More »
    Aug. 23, 2011 CRAY
  • Futures Trade Desk- Buying The Dip? Hold That Thought
    Trade Desk Client NoteGlobal Futures Review Buying The Dip? Hold That ThoughtStill 17% off yearly highs and 8% off YTD, equity markets are holding S&P 500 valuations above 1120 support, as economic sentiment drops. The S&P 500 move from 1370 to 1075 has created an ABC-Down... More »
    Aug. 23, 2011
  • Futures Trade Desk- Timing The Global Futures Trade
    Trade Desk Client NoteGlobal Futures Review Timing The Global Futures Trade Higher Euro-zone rate of inflation reports sent EUR/USD higher on Tuesday, and held higher after absorbing very negative German ZEW reports. Global Futures markets ignored the moves in EUR valuations and... More »
    Aug. 23, 2011
  • 5 Leading Stocks in Possible Short Set-Ups
    Market history reveals the right time to watch for short candidates,Joshua Hayes says in today’s interview with MoneyShow.com’s Kate Stalter. However, he recommends that newer investors use caution and master the long trade before shorting. Hayes also discusses some strong names... More »
    Aug. 23, 2011 NFLX, BIDU, GOOG
  • Another early rally, Will it fade again?
    Once again, the S&P 500 Index e-mini futures (ES U1) are trading higher by 10.50 points to 1133.75 per contract. Since the recent stock market collapse we have seen many gap higher opens, however, most of those early rallies have lead to stock market sell offs. Usually, the markets will have... More »
    Aug. 23, 2011