• U.S. Dollar Index Gets Pounded
     The U.S. Dollar Index has declined by over 2.00 points in four trading days. This is a sharp drop in the U.S. Dollar Index. The U.S. Dollar Index is measured against a basket of six leading currencies such as the Euro (57.6%), Japanese Yen (13.6%), British pound (11.9%), Canadian Dollar... More »
    Jan. 13, 2011
  • Gold Manipulation? – Important Gold Chart - 1000 Days of Average Intraday Prices
    GoldGold and silver have fallen by less than 1% in all major currencies today. Asian equities were mixed with strong selling seen in India and European equities and US index futures are tentatively higher. Eurozone periphery bonds yields have fallen as have those in Germany (10 year) after... More »
    Jan. 13, 2011 GLD, SLV
  • Bidding on eBay Ahead of Earnings
    We go from the current slow earnings week to an embarrassment of riches next week, with all sorts of reports to choose from.  The hardest part is combing through all the reports to pick out the best tradable opportunities.  But that’s what we do for Winning edge subscribers.One... More »
    Jan. 13, 2011 EBAY
  • Phil's Morning Alert to Members with QID Cover
    Good morning!  As you can see, I’m doing a lot of soul-searching as I try (and I really am trying) to get more bullish.  You’ll notice I don’t talk about the news much when I’m trying to get bullish because the news isn’t very bullish and I have this brain... More »
    Jan. 13, 2011 QID
  • Notes From Underground: The auctions had action … what am I? Bid?
    by yrah
      By Yra The Portuguese DEBT AUCTION today went as well as could be contrived. While the EURO initially stuttered, by days end it had rallied and ended the day up 1 percent. Tomorrow, the Spanish raise cash through a DEBT AUCTION and the market there has been well set up to take what... More »
    Jan. 13, 2011 EU, GE
  • Fund Flows
    The Investment Company Institute is the national association of U.S. investment companies, including mutual funds, closed-end funds, exchange-traded funds (ETFs), and unit investment trusts (UITs).  Members of ICI manage total assets of $11.82 trillion and serve nearly 90 million... More »
    Jan. 13, 2011
  • Obama's Call To The Bullpen
    In major league baseball, most teams reserve a spot on their 25-man roster for a guy whose workday usually lasts only a few minutes: the left-handed relief specialist. Most of the time, the left-handed specialist’s job is simply to be on call. But when a left-handed hitter comes up to bat... More »
    Jan. 13, 2011
  • StreetOne Technical Analysis, LLC Market Summary-01/13/2011
    by David ChojnackiThe Market moved up right from the opening bell and maintained its strength into the close, finishing very near the highs of the session.   All three indices moved to new recent highs and again are approaching short term overbought conditions.   At the... More »
    Jan. 13, 2011
  • Toiling from the Tang Dynasty to Today – the high cost of Chinese real estate
     How long would it take an ordinary Chinese peasant to save up and buy a nice apartment in Beijing? You’ll need to brush up on your dynastic history.1,400 years ago, as the Tang Dynasty dawned in China, a peasant began farming a small plot of decent land 6mu (one acre) in... More »
    Jan. 13, 2011
  • Barchart Morning Call
     Barchart Morning - 1 hr 10 mins agoOvernight DevelopmentsGlobal stocks are trading mixed with the European Euro Stoxx 50 index up +0.10% and March S&Ps down -0.30 of a point. As expected, the BOE kept its benchmark interest rate unchanged at 0.50% and its asset... More »
    Jan. 13, 2011