February 23rd, 2020

This Week in Stock Markets – More Earnings and Coronavirus Fears

This Week in Stock Markets – More Earnings and Coronavirus Fears Stocks start another busy week of earnings on Monday with investors keen on hearing forward estimates from reporting companies.  Names in the news this week are Shake Shak, SalesForce, Tandem Diabetes, The Home Depot, Amarin, Lowe’s, and Square.   These are just a few […]

January 2nd, 2020

Stocks Move Higher to Start 2020

Stocks Move Higher to Start 2020 Global equity markets continued the bullish tone from last year.  Optimism from China is stoking the rally with the country’s central bank cutting the reserve requirements that monitor how much banks hold aside for loan losses.  With the lowered level, these same banks can now lend more to consumers […]

December 16th, 2019

Santa Claus is Coming to Wall Street

Santa Claus is Coming to Wall Street! All signs point to a Santa Claus rally heading into the end of 2019.  The US and China reached a phase 1 trade deal last week and the UK voted in Boris Johnson for a full term, now opening the door for another potentially large trade deal, this […]

November 17th, 2019

Which Stocks will Outperform the Stock Market?

Which stocks will outperform the stock market? Thats the $64,000 question we try to ask ourselves everyday.  Knowing this answer is the top prize all traders and investors seek.  We at Sebright Capital do a great job at pointing out the winners, day in and day out.   With the S&P500 hitting new highs almost […]

November 14th, 2019

Amarin Awaits FDA Panel Ruling

Amarin Awaits FDA Panel Ruling Amarin PLC is today facing one of its biggest corporate hurdles in history.  An FDA panel will deliberate on how broadly to expand a labelling on its only drug, Vascepa which is a type of omega-3 fatty acid found in fish oil.  It is used along with a low-fat and low-cholesterol […]

November 12th, 2019

Amarin Jumps as FDA Posts Documents for Vascepa

Amarin Jumps as FDA Posts Documents for Vascepa Shares of Amarin are rising in pre-market trading by 20%.  The FDA has posted briefing documents this morning, ahead of a Thursday meeting to discuss the benefits and risks of. Vascepa has shown to reduce cardiovascular events and used as an adjunct in statin therapy in adult […]

August 10th, 2019

The Weekend Note August 10-11 2019

  Advanced Micro Devices $AMD – The stock hit new 52 week highs on news they secured Google and Twitter as new clients using its new processor.  AMD competes against Intel Corp. for data centres that power internet based services.  They have been winning big contracts and taking more marketshare.   Technical Analysis shows the […]

July 20th, 2019

June 20 2019 Game Plan

  $Global Stock Markets are taking off this morning in overseas trading in the back of very accommodative stance taken by the $US Federal Reserve.   $European indexes are up between 0.75% -1.25% and $Asia markets are up between 1-2%.  DOW30 Stock Futures are up 230 points and the $SPXS&P500 is showing an open at […]

July 14th, 2019

June 14 2019 Game Plan

  $Global Stock Markets are trading lower this morning on end of week profit taking as well as geopolitical issues in the Middle East and China.   Major European indexes such as Germany’s $DAX, France’s $CAC and London’s $FTSE are down on average 0.50%.  Chinese markets are lower by 0.50% while Japan’s $Nikkei index was […]

July 13th, 2019

June 13 2019 Game Plan

  $Global Stock Markets are trending flat in European and Asian trading, with no real catalyst pushing sentiment in either direction.   Major markets in Germany, France and London are down 0.10%.  Major markets China and Japan are similarly quiet showing now real momentum in either direction and are trading flat to slightly higher.   […]

July 8th, 2019

July 8 2019 Game Plan

Global Stock Markets are trading lower overnight in Europe and Asia with the US markets trending lower in pre market action.  We see the moves as a short term reversal in momentum to work off overbought conditions.  The news of Deutsche Bank $DB setting out plans for a massive restructuring is likely contributing to some […]

July 3rd, 2019

July 3 2019 Game Plan

**US Stock and Bond Markets close at 1pm EST. for July 4th Independence Day holiday ** Global Stock Markets are trading up in Europe and down in Asia.  Low interest rates and accommodative polices by central banks continue to fuel investor optimism.  Major European markets are up between 0.50-0.75% amid hopes the new ECB governor […]

July 2nd, 2019

July 2 2019 Game Plan

Global Stock Markets are trading slightly lower after the yesterdays gains in the first day of trading from the G20 Summit over the past weekend brought positive fundamental changes in US/China trade negotiations.  WTI Crude oil is down 50 cents to $59 per barrel.   Saudi Aramco, the worlds largest oil producing company, is preparing […]

July 1st, 2019

June 19 2019 Game Plan

  $Global Stock Markets are showing little changes ahead of an important $US Federal Reserve interest rate decision.  European markets are flat and Asian markets were up on average 1.5% catching the positive tone from Tuesday’s trade on the $US exchanges.   $WTI oil prices are flat at $54 per barrel.   $GOLD prices are […]

June 29th, 2019

May 29 2019 Game Plan

  $Global Stock Markets are showing weak this morning in European and Asian trading on continued back and forth $US/China trade issues, growing pessimism on global growth and risk aversion amongst investors moving to US Treasuries or other fixed income.   Germany’s $DAX index is lower by 2% while France’s $CAC and London’s $FTSE are […]