Disney’s earnings: Streaming is the way? – Stock Market News

Posted on November 11, 2020 at 5:09 pm GMT

The world’s leading entertainment conglomerate will release its latest earnings report on Thursday, after Wall Street’s closing bell. Disney was forced to dramatically change its business strategy this year, diverting resources towards its rapidly growing streaming service, as it awaits the green light to reopen its theme parks. Revenues have collapsed amid the health crisis, but the recent vaccine announcement is great news and investors have started pricing in a return to normalcy. Never let a good crisis go to [..]


US election special: A Trump comeback? – Special Report

Posted on October 28, 2020 at 3:51 pm GMT

As the US presidential race enters its final stretch, markets are laser-focused on the outcome, with the correlation between the stock market and opinion polls shooting up lately. The race has tightened substantially, with Trump overtaking Biden in the crucial state of Florida, so a sweeping Democratic victory that delivers king-sized stimulus packages is no longer quite as likely. Below we take a deeper dive into the various scenarios, how likely each is, and how markets might respond. Trump down, [..]


Apple’s earnings: Much is at stake – Stock Market News

Posted on October 26, 2020 at 4:03 pm GMT

The world’s most valuable company will release its quarterly results after the market closes on Thursday. The stakes are high as Apple’s shares have risen by 57% this year even as earnings fell, so a lot of optimism about the future has been baked in. Amazon, Facebook, and Google will also report on the same day, and given how much weight all these tech giants have in indices like the S&P 500, their results could rock the whole market, not [..]


Tesla earnings: A case of asymmetric risks – Stock Market News

Posted on October 19, 2020 at 2:51 pm GMT

The world’s largest carmaker by market capitalization will report its quarterly results on Wednesday, after Wall Street’s closing bell. The company’s shares have risen by a meteoric 430% this year alone, so the stakes are high. Overall, the stock has been priced for perfection, with the current valuation implying stellar growth over the next decade. This leaves little room for substantial upside from here, but plenty of downside in case anything challenges this rosy narrative. On a rampage How quickly [..]


Earnings season kicks off with big US banks – Stock Market News

Posted on October 13, 2020 at 3:21 pm GMT

The third-quarter earnings season is finally here, with a horde of major US banks releasing their results this week. Bank of America, Goldman Sachs, and Wells Fargo will all report on Wednesday before Wall Street’s opening bell, and their numbers will give us a sense of not just how the financial sector is doing, but also how the US consumer is faring. Overall, a lot of gloom has been priced into the banking industry, which in some cases may present [..]


Technical Analysis – Boeing stock testing crucial support region

Posted on September 23, 2020 at 1:42 pm GMT

Boeing’s shares have been grinding lower since June, albeit in a slow and controlled manner. The short-term price structure looks cautiously negative, as the stock has been printing lower highs and is trading beneath its 50- and 200-period simple moving averages (SMAs) on the four-hour chart, which seem ready to post a ‘death cross’. The silver lining is that there hasn’t been a lower low, as the 153.0 support zone has held strong so far. Short-term oscillators reflect this mildly [..]


Technical Analysis – Apple stock stabilizes after fierce correction

Posted on September 23, 2020 at 11:28 am GMT

Apple’s stock suffered a sharp drop in September, falling by more than 20% from its all-time highs before finding support near the 104.30 level and the lower Bollinger band. The price then rebounded somewhat, crossing back above the 50-day simple moving average (SMA), which is encouraging as it suggests this might have been just a correction after an explosive move higher since March. Momentum oscillators paint a mixed picture, with the RSI reflecting the latest recovery but the MACD continuing [..]


Is the stock market in a bubble? – Special Report

Posted on September 18, 2020 at 1:16 pm GMT

The US stock market has staged a meteoric comeback, raising concerns about whether we are experiencing an asset bubble in the middle of a recession. While there is clearly a sharp disconnect between markets and economic reality, there are good reasons why. In short, central banks have killed bonds, and stocks are the only game in town. Even if this is a bubble, it could keep going for a long time in a world where the virus may be defeated [..]


Technical Analysis – Apple’s relentless rally continues, sets new records

Posted on August 20, 2020 at 1:43 pm GMT

Apple’s stock touched a new record high of 468.5 this week, continuing its relentless five-month rally, with the price having more than doubled since its March lows. The chart is as bullish as it can be, with an uninterrupted structure of higher highs and higher lows, and the price action taking place above all its simple moving averages (SMAs), which are pointing higher. Momentum oscillators mostly paint a positive picture as well. The MACD is above zero and over its [..]


Apple’s earnings: Moment of truth – Stock Market News

Posted on July 28, 2020 at 1:29 pm GMT

The world’s largest company by market cap will release its latest results on Thursday after Wall Street’s closing bell. The stakes couldn’t be higher as Apple’s shares have risen almost 30% this year despite falling earnings, so a lot of ‘hope’ is already priced in. Has the stock run too far ahead of fundamentals and is a reality check in order? Beyond its own shares, Apple’s results – and those of Amazon, Facebook, and Google on the same day – [..]

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