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DAX trading signal

dax trading signal

DAX started the week in positive tone helped by the strong finish in US markets on Friday. The index has broken down through the support at 10000. This predicts a further decline. In case of positive reactions, there will now be resistance at points 10000. DAX is technically slightly negative for the long term. We ...

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April 2016 US ADP employment report

ADP employment report

April 20106 US ADP employment report Highlights: Prior 200.1k. Revised to 194k Small bus 93k vs 86k prior Med bus 39k vs 52k prior Large bus 24k vs 39k prior Service providing jobs 166k vs 191k prior Goods producing jobs -11k vs 9k prior Construction 14k vs 17K prior Manufacturing -13k vs 3K prior Professional and business services 27k vs 28K ...

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New stock market crash inevitable

New stock market crash inevitable Every production phase or society or other human invention goes through a so-called transformation process. Transitions are social transformation processes that cover at least one generation. In this article I will use one such transition to demonstrate the position of our present civilization and and ...

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Kamikaze Defense

Kamikaze-defense

Kamikaze Defense A kamikaze defense is a method for deterring a potential acquirer from purchasing a company. How it works: Kamikaze defense is named after the suicide attacks of Japanese pilots during World War II. For example, Company FGH makes a bid to buy Company STW. The STW board of directors ...

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Futures contracts vs. Forward contracts

FUTURES VS FORWARDS

Futures contracts vs. Forward contracts A futures contract,  often referred to as futures, is a standardized version of a forward contract that is publicly traded on a futures exchange (CME, LME etc.). Like a forward contract, a futures contract includes an agreed upon price and time in the future to ...

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Factors That Drive Stock Prices

Factors That Drive Stock Prices Market sentiment. On a day-to-day basis, it’s impossible to predict what will happen in stock markets around the world. One day, the market is up on better-than-expected economic indicators (GDP, interest rates), and the next it’s down because of a new development in the sovereign ...

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SWOT Analysis for Twitter (TWTR)

SWOT Analysis for Twitter (TWTR) Twitter Strengths • Real-time search. • One of the world’s most visited websites. 500 million registered users. • Companies use Twitter for marketing and customer service. • Strong increase in revenues. • Twitter is patterned after the most innovative technology, as it has revenues from ...

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Stock Market Crash, A Historical Pattern?

Stock Market Crash, A Historical Pattern? by Wim Grommen Every production phase or civilization or other human invention goes through a so called transformation process. Transitions are social transformation processes that cover at least one generation. In this article I will use one such transition to demonstrate the position of ...

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Stock upgrades and downgrades for November

Stock upgrades and downgrades for November Helix Energy Solutions HLX is downgraded to Equal Weight from Overweight with a $31 price target at Morgan Stanley JMP upgrades Resource Capital RSO to Outperform with $6.50 price target Barclays has hiked its DuPont Fabros DFT target by $7 to $38, and reiterates ...

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Stock upgrades and downgrades for September 2014

Stock upgrades and downgrades for September 2014 FBR lifts EPR Properties EPR to outperform with $60 price target Wells Fargo upgrades Meritage Homes MTH to Outperform with price target range of $44-$46 Talisman Energy TLM is downgraded to Hold from Buy with a $10.50 price target, down from $14, at ...

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