Contributing Editors' Blog Entries

Fibozachi's picture

Weekly technical profiles of Ashford (AHT), Ares Capital (ARCC), Alleghany (AYE), CF Industries (CF), Cummins (CMI), Complete Production Services (CPX), Estee Lauder (EL), National Bank of Greece (NBG) & QQQQ UltraShort (QID) with explicit trade setups

madhedgefundtrader's picture

With populations soaring at the bottom end of the economic spectrum, the demand for new apartment buildings is going to be huge. Immigrants joining impoverished gen Xer’s and Millennials aren’t going to live in cardboard boxes under freeway overpasses. Institutions combing the landscape for low volatility cash flows and limited risk are starting to pour money in.

asiablues's picture

Bloomberg reported that crude oil open interest was 1.41 million contracts, the highest since June 11, 2008. Some analysts think the high level of open interest raises concerns about whether the market is overvalued relative to fundamentals and whether the upward price trend can continue.

Econophile's picture

Whether you like it or not, Goldman is THE scapegoat for what is perceived as capitalism's failures. Goldman was not the cause of the boom or the bust, but Congress is looking for heads. The threat of criminal indictment hangs over Wall Street. Let the bloodletting begin.