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D&D Note (3.19.2018) ~ Social Media Regulation Concerns Sends Facebook Into Selloff #StockMarket #Facebook #FANG ~

D&D Note (3.19.2018) ~ Social Media Regulation Concerns Sends Facebook Into Selloff ~ Today Facebook fell the most since 2012 over concerns of data breach. At the close its hovering right at the 200 day moving average. If the stock falls further into RSI oversold territory in the coming sessions D&D will look to add … Continue reading

D&D Note (3.14.2018) ~ Kudlow Accepts NEC Director Job ~

D&D Note (3.14.2018) ~ Kudlow Accepts NEC Director Job ~ Larry Kudlow was named the new NEC Director today which was largely seen by the markets as a positive thing by having another free trade voice in the White House. D&D also sees this a major positive for the US economy and stock market. Larry … Continue reading

D&D Note (7-17-2012) ~ U.S. Stocks Rally, Chinese Tech Gets Hit

D&D Note (7-17-2012) New Oriental Education & Technology (EDU) stock got hit today after the SEC said they are looking into the validity of the company’s past financial statements. This news led to other Chinese tech stocks getting hit on the news as well. Shares of Baidu (BIDU) fell 2.21% to close at $104.98. SINA … Continue reading

D&D Note (6-27-2012) ~ Can 1320 Hold On The S&P 500?

D&D Note (6-27-2012) What was a ceiling recently turned into a floor but can it hold? The S&P 500 index, which is a collection of 500 top American companies, was meeting resistance at 1320 and was creating the ceiling in the trading range. Now over the last few days it has held above 1320 putting … Continue reading

D&D Note (5-17-2012) ~ Don’t Buy Facebook, Yet.

D&D Note (5-17-2012) With the IPO price now set for Facebook (FB) the CEO of the company, Mark Zuckerberg, is now worth $19 Billion – making him the 29th most wealthiest person in the world. Richer than both the Google Founders. Even the richest San Franciscans all felt a little less rich today. That is, unless you work … Continue reading

D&D Note (5-3-2012) – Facebook Prices IPO and Sets IPO Date

D&D Note (5-3-2012) What will be the hottest IPO since Google (GOOG) is the upcoming IPO of Facebook.  The social networking site set the IPO price range at $28 – $35. If valued at the high end of $35 that would value the company at 75 billion which is less than the expected $100 billion. … Continue reading

D&D Note (4-16-2012) ~ Apple Gets The Squeeze

D&D Note (4-16-2012) Spain continued to rain percentage points on their sovereign debt where the bond yields rose above 6% which is the highest level we’ve seen in quite a few months. Despite all the pain in Spain the DOW surged 71.82 points thanks to the banks. However, the Nasdaq was under huge pressure with … Continue reading

D&D Note (4-12-2012) ~ Market Goes Long and Google Beats On Earnings

D&D Note (4-12-2012) Today’s rally was a continuation of yesterday’s rally. Google (GOOG) reported earnings after the bell and beat estimates. Google also announced they are planning an unorthodox stock split (in the past they had said they would never split the stock). We should see some more upward movement in the markets this week. … Continue reading

D&D Note (4-11-2012) ~ Alcoa Gives Markets a Reason to Rally

D&D Note (4-11-2012) Aluminum producer Alcoa (AA) reported better than expected earnings after the bell yesterday (Alcoa is always the first DOW component to report earnings). This was reason enough for European concerns to ease for a day. A slight reprieve in advancing Spanish and Italian debt yields also helped sooth those Pains of Spain … Continue reading

D&D Note (4-9-2012) ~ Jobs Number Weighs on the Markets

D&D Note (4-9-2012) The Jobs number came in last Friday and it STUNK! Only 120,000 jobs where added in March – the expected number was 200k. Does this now mean QE is back on the table? All three American Indices where down on the day roughly 1% each but off their lows. The India Jewelers … Continue reading