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2018 Biotech Watchlist: ‘No One Space Is Going to Dominate’

By The Life Science Report Source: Streetwise Reports   01/10/2018 Michael King of JMP Securities provides a comprehensive round-up of companies he has selected for the 2018 Biotech Watchlist companies in immuno-oncology, gene editing, and other indications that he believes offer promising opportunities for patients and investors. The Life Sciences Report: You have selected companies for […]

Biotech with Non-Statin Cholesterol Lowering Drug Poised for Significant Catalysts in 2018

By The Life Science Report Source: John McCamant for Streetwise Reports   01/10/2018 As 2018 begins, John McCamant, editor of Medical Technology Stock Letter, reviews several 2017 top performers, discusses the turnaround at the FDA, and profiles one company with an innovative non-statin LDL cholesterol in the pipeline. 2017’s Outstanding Performance Was Led by the Four […]

Biotech Offers ‘Best-in-Class Potential to Treat Alzheimer’s’

By The Life Science Report Source: Streetwise Reports   01/10/2018 André Uddin, an analyst with Mackie Research Capital Corp., discussed the implications of the latest announcement about this firm’s most advanced Alzheimer’s drug. ProMIS Neurosciences Inc. (PMN:TSX; ARFXF:OTCQB) reported that in preclinical studies, its asset, PMN310, demonstrated no “binding to amyloid beta plaques in and around […]

All three US main indices close at records

By IFCMarkets SP 500, Nasdaq log sixth straight gain US stock indices march to new record highs continued on Tuesday. The dollar strengthening persisted: the live dollar index data show the ICE US Dollar index, a measure of the dollar’s strength against a basket of six rival currencies, rose 0.2% to 92.494. The S&P 500 gained 0.1% to record high […]

SP 500 hits new record high

By IFCMarkets Dow slips US stocks hit new record highs on Monday. The dollar strengthening accelerated on Fed officials’ hawkish comments: the live dollar index data show the ICE US Dollar index, a measure of the dollar’s strength against a basket of six rival currencies, rose 0.4% to 92.328. S&P 500 gained 0.2% settling at new record 2747.71 led by […]

How longer the tired bull will keep running?

Article by ForexTime Led by Wall Street, global equity markets continued to enjoy one of their best starts in eight years. The Japan’s Nikkei 225 marched to a new 26-year high after the S&P 500 and Nasdaq Composite set record closes in the previous session. In Europe, the FTSE 100 made a new high on […]

US equity bulls continue to gain

Article by ForexTime It’s been another day of developments for the US economy, as it continues to go from pace to pace. So far the good news keeps coming in with Standard and Poor’s upping their forecast for US GDP in 2018 to 2.8% (2.6% exp), however with a low rating of 2.2% in 2019. […]

US stocks rally despite weak jobs report

By IFCMarkets All three main stock indices log records US stock indices ended at record highs and the dollar strengthened on Friday despite weaker than expected jobs report and mixed data. The live dollar index data show the ICE US Dollar index, a measure of the dollar’s strength against a basket of six rival currencies, inched up 0.1% […]

S&P500 Speculators reduced their net positions this week

By CountingPips.com – Receive our weekly COT Reports by Email S&P500 Non-Commercial Speculator Positions: Large stock market speculators decreased their net positions in the S&P500 futures markets this week, according to the latest Commitment of Traders (COT) data released by the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) on Friday. The non-commercial futures contracts of S&P500 futures, […]

A Timely Lesson for Today’s Stock Market Investors

“The names may change, but the psychology remains the same.” By Elliott Wave International Have you ever compared chart patterns from history with financial markets today? Elliott Wave International can show you the unique value of doing exactly that. Why? Because patterns on market charts repeat themselves. It happens across the globe, regardless of time […]

GB100: Technical Analysis – Lower manufacturing, construction indices bearish for GB100

By IFCMarkets Lower manufacturing and construction indices bearish for GB100 UK manufacturing and construction activity slowed in December. Will the GB 100 index decline? UK economic data were weaker recently. The manufacturing PMI in UK declined to 56.3 in December from 58.2 in November. And the construction purchasing managers index in fell to 52.2 in […]

US stocks finish at records on strong jobs data

By IFCMarkets Dow closes above 25000 US stock indices ended at record highs on Thursday with solid jobs data underpinning upbeat market sentiment. The dollar weakened: the live dollar index data show the ICE US Dollar index, a measure of the dollar’s strength against a basket of six rival currencies, lost 0.4% to 91.848. Dow Jones industrial average rose 0.6% […]

German Stocks DE30: Technical Analysis – Stronger euro bearish for DE 30 index

By IFCMarkets Stronger euro bearish for DE 30 index Stronger euro is bearish for German stock market. Will DE 30 continue declining? Euro got a boost from European Central Bank policy maker Benoit Coeure comment over the weekend “there is a reasonable chance that the extension of our asset purchase program decided in October can […]

2018 Market Rally is Just Starting

By Chris Vermeulen, TheTechnicalTraders.com Last week, we posted our research showing that the US markets were setting up for a 2018 Q1 rally based on our research using our advanced predictive analysis modeling tools – the Adaptive Dynamic Learning model.  This model attempts to find unique price, technical and indicator patterns in past price bars […]

Santa rally continues

By IFCMarkets All three main US indices end at records US stock market scaled new record highs on Wednesday after Federal Reserve meeting minutes showed policy makers are divided over the central bank’s projection of three rate hikes in 2018.. The dollar rebounded: the live dollar index data show the ICE US Dollar index, a measure of the […]

Portfolio Manager’s Biotech Watchlist Picks for 2018

By The Life Science Report Source: Streetwise Reports   01/02/2018 StoneCastle Investment Management has a high-growth fund that invests wherever it finds opportunities, and it is bullish on healthcare. In this interview with The Life Sciences Report, portfolio manager Bruce Campbell highlights four companies that he is putting on Streetwise Reports’ 2018 Biotech Watchlist. The Life […]