ADVFN Morning London Market Report: Friday 24 May 2019

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May 24 2019 @ 05:41

London open: Stocks recover as May expected to confirm departure date London stocks rose in early trade on Friday following heavy losses in the previous session, amid reports that Prime Minister Theresa May will confirm her exit date later in the day. At 0835 BST, the FTSE 100 was 0.6% firmer at 7,270.62, while the […]

 

Gillette's deal with Warren Buffett

May 24 2019 @ 05:22
In the early and mid-1980s Gillette was making good profits and this made the company attractive to a number of Wall Street players who had easy access to vast amounts of debt capital (this the era of the junk bond craze). Ronald O. Perelman, who had taken control of Revlon for $1.8bn the year before, launched […]
 

Small Business Financing: What Are Good Interest Rates and How They Work

May 24 2019 @ 03:20
Growing a small business is definitely a challenge nowadays, not just because of all the competition out there, but because you have to worry about multiple facets of it, such as finance, staff, marketing, and product development, just to name a few. Another challenge is identifying and taking advantage of all the opportunities that will […]
 

Guardian Stockbrokers Key Economic News Friday 24 May 2019

May 24 2019 @ 03:14
The key points from today’s economic news, brought to you by Guardian Stockbrokers. ECB minutes: Confidence in growth recovery fades Minutes of the European Central Bank’s (ECB) April monetary policy meeting showed that central bank remained concerned about the Eurozone’s inflation staying too low and weaker than expected economic growth in the region. Further, the […]
 

Investing in consumer brand economic franchises - lessons from Warren Buffett's Gillette investment

May 23 2019 @ 07:12
The case study I’m going to discuss in a series of newsletters demonstrates the value of recognising economic franchises formed over time by making a deep impression on the minds of consumers; people form attachments to products they have long been familiar with and have come to trust.  Once a brand has this “mind-share” it […]
 

Let InventHelp Assist with Your Invention Idea

May 23 2019 @ 05:46
A surprising number of people come up with some great ideas that could help others in their day-to-day lives or even have a global impact. However, a large percentage of these people then simply forget about their ideas because they don’t have any help or support they can turn to and they have little or […]
 

ADVFN Morning London Market Report: Thursday 23 May 2019

May 23 2019 @ 05:39
London open: Stocks drop amid Sino-US worries; UK voters head to the polls London stocks fell in early trade on Thursday, taking their cue from downbeat sessions in the US and Asia, as worries about Brexit and Sino-US trade relations took their toll. At 0845 BST, the FTSE 100 was 0.8% lower at 7,278.33, while […]
 

The CRB Index Paints A Bleak Picture For Commodities | Silver, Natural Gas

May 23 2019 @ 04:47
Trade wars are clearly taking their toll on markets. Yet the bigger picture for the CRB index (and therefor its components) suggests it may have seen a cyclical top. Whilst the bleeding on equities has slowed to a degree, the weakness among commodities overall cannot go unnoticed. For this we can take a broad look […]
 

Has Risk Off Run Its Course? | USD/JPY, USD/CHF

May 23 2019 @ 03:43
Risk-off may have taken a breather, but that doesn’t necessarily mean its over. And, looking at the price action on USD/JPY and USD/CHF, perhaps it’s time for another bout of risk-off. The Japanese yen began to see inflows today when Japan’s PMI contracted after a 1-month hiatus ‘expanding’. Yet reports that Panasonic had halted component […]
 

What Should An Ordinary Student Know About Crypto?

May 23 2019 @ 03:33
Advancement in technology results in changes, and the blockchain technology and the resultant cryptocurrency is a phenomenon that has brought enormous changes in various financial decisions. Cryptocurrency is a digital currency that incorporates the blockchain technology to enhance encryption, regulate the generation of currency units, and authenticate funds transfer without relying on a...
 

MINING, OIL AND GAS

Khofiz Shakhidi: Europe’s Energy Insurance Policy Depends On Improving Storage Infrastructure

May 20 2019 @ 10:29
The EU’s dependency on energy imports is well documented, and it was drawn further into the spotlight after the recent Russian contamination issue, which saw nearly 5 million tons of crude halted mid-flow. Russia is losing upwards of $500 million per day from the suspension of its Druzhba cash cow, but importers reliant on Russian […]
 

WTI Is Flying High During A Typically Strong Month

Apr 17 2019 @ 04:34
We highlighted previously that April tends to be the most bullish month for WTI and, having gained 7.3% this month already, is on track to retain its trend. The daily trend structure remains firmly bullish with minor pullbacks and timely cycles. Furthermore, the 8, 21 and 50 eMA’s are fanning and prices are bobbing along […]
 

Eurasian Mining shoots skywards

Nov 21 2018 @ 22:04
Eurasian Mining stock (LSE:EUA) has shot skyward, following a recent protracted ranging phase, which essentially became a base. The bullish breakout was so strong that it has generated a clean “buy” signal. The ADX period 14 is above the level 40, meaning that the momentum in the market is heavy. The DM+ is far above […]
 

A downwards trend should continue on Nu-Oil & Gas

Oct 23 2018 @ 13:24
Nu-Oil & Gas shares (LSE:NUOG) are supposed to resume its downwards journey, following the current consolidation. This is another classical example of calm before storm. Price has consolidated so far this year, except in June, when a bearish movement was briefly witnessed. Since September 2018, a form of consolidation to the downside has also been […]
 

GLOBAL NEWS

Binance Talks of Looming Margin Feature Could Have Positive Effect on Crypto Rally

May 22 2019 @ 16:16

Recently, Binance announced on its Twitter page with a post that showed 2.0 graphic. There were no words with the post, just an image that was accompanied by a section of the logo of Binance. Now the question that many are asking is that precisely what does the graphics mean if it has any meaning […]

 

Alibaba Group now in a precarious situation

May 19 2019 @ 23:27
Alibaba Group stock (NYSE:BABA) is now in a precarious situation. The stock really made genuine bullish effort in recent times, but bear has come in to overpower bull, and things are now experiencing some downturn. From January 2019 to early May, price was going northwards; but further northwards movement has been rejected as price has […]
 

Forex Trading: BCOUSD (Brent Crude Oil) Price Broke Out at $70, Targeting $79 Level

May 19 2019 @ 16:39
BCOUSD Price Analysis – May 19   The last weekly candle closed bullish; which implies that Brent crude Oil may further increase in price and target supply level of $79 as long as the Bulls increase their pressure.     BCO/USD Market Key levels: Supply levels: $79, $87, $98 Demand levels: $70, $64, $58, $49 […]
 

NEM Trading: XEM Boomed To $124 After Surging 50%, The Buyers Are In Play

May 17 2019 @ 01:50
NEM (XEM) Price Analysis – May 16     In the past five days of trading, NEM market has been maintaining an upward movement, gaining 150% after rising from $0.048 low. As of now, the cryptocurrency holds a market cap valuation of $897.6 million. However, the XEM markets trend in the same direction.     […]
 
 
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