• Dollar Continues To Advance As Equities Retreat dollar index gained 1% on the day which collapsed the equity markets and sent commodities tumbling yet again after a bounce that has turned out to be short lived. All commodities but gold have been extremely... More »
    May 11, 2011 GLD, SLV, FXE
  • Regarding latest 8k filing by Radient Pharmaceuticals- $RPC
    The debt in question is one that AMEX officials would like to see converted to equity. Both the debt holders and RPC are and have been in discussions to make this happen, particularly given the positive developments which are on the horizon (official India payments, scientific study paper... More »
    May 11, 2011 RXPC
  • Allan International Holdings
    Current Price: 3.74 HKD Current Book Value: 757M HKDCurrent Market Cap: 1,250M HKD Exchange Rate: 7.77 HKD to 1 USD (fixed) Allan International Holdings is a holding company based in Hong Kong that specializes in constructing household electrical appliances. It drew my eye with... More »
    May 11, 2011
  • ETF Exchange Traded Funds Screener
    Wall Street Sector Selector Free email newsletter. John Nyaradi is Publisher of Wall Street Sector Selector: Professional ETF Trading, an online publication specializing in news, analysis and information regarding exchange traded funds. John's writes a weekly column for Investor's Alley, a... More »
    May 11, 2011
      Since the first OPEC oil embargo nearly four decades ago politicians have successfully diverted attention from their own lack of developing coherent and effective energy policies. It's no different today.U.S. Senator Ron Wyden woke up this morning, read some polls, and... More »
    May 11, 2011 SPY, IWM, QQQ
  • Norwegian MP Nominates Wikileaks for Nobel Peace Prize
    Norwegian Member of Parliament, Snorre Valen, have officially nominated Wikileaks founder Julian Assange for Nobel Peace Prize. Mr. Valen compare Mr. Assang with the recipient in 2010, the chinese freedom fighter Liu Xiaobo. This way, the public has become aware of abuses of power that... More »
    May 11, 2011
  • Facebook's Performance Advertising a Real WINNER - No Doubt about that!
    @On May 9, 2011 mention had been made in an instapost here - about how I see 'display' and Facebook Ads working 'hand-in-hand'. My post (above link) mentions how businesses from around the world (both large and small) can effectively use Facebook Ads to 're-target' a... More »
    May 11, 2011
  • "Number One" Is Done, Make OPEC "Number Two" - An Open Letter To President Obama
    Dear Mr. President;As Americans wake up this morning to a reality of 4-5 dollar gasoline, news reports of a growing political movement to eliminate the billion dollar subsidies to profitable oil companies, and the all to familiar rhetoric of “better MPG”, we at The Auto Channel... More »
    May 11, 2011
  • EURUSD losing momentum, GBPUSD bearish pin bar, 11th May 2011
    Forex Commentary: In the foreign exchange market, the euro dropped to a three-week low against the dollar as investor’s unwound risky trades in commodities and higher-yielding currencies and bought back the greenback in a flight to quality bid. The euro dropped to $1.4196 late Wednesday... More »
    May 11, 2011
  • Ontario renewable energy subsidies under attack, Canadian wind and solar firms threatened
    Tim Hudak, leader of the Progressive Conservative Party of Ontario, announced on Tuesday that if elected his government would scrap the renewable energy subsidy known as the Feed-in Tariff (FIT) program. Ontario's Feed-in Tariff program for was meant to dramatically expand green energy capacity... More »
    May 11, 2011 CSIQ