Posts Tagged ‘JPM’

Money Moving In on Monday’s, McDonald’s (MCD) Misses

1:10pm (EST After a slow start, the bulls are trying to make another push higher and if current levels hold, it will be the fourth-straight up Monday and another set of all-time highs.  The blue-chips are showing some strength despite the earnings miss by McDonald’s (MCD, $97.67, down $2.60) thisRead more

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Bears Growling Ahead of Bernanke/ Profit Alerts (RVBD, JPM, RMBS)

11:55am (EST) Futures were flat throughout the night suggesting another tight trading range on Super Tuesday.  There has been some weakness in today’s session after a couple of disappointing earnings reports, mainly Coca-Cola (KO, $40.11, down $0.90), that has weighed on sentiment but the bulls have another half of tradingRead more

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Bulls Need a Strong Start to the Week

9:00am (EST) “The first clue we were looking for last week was the close on Monday.  The bears had won 3-straight Friday/ Monday’s but that streak was snapped as the Dow and S&P 500 were up 0.5%, on average, Monday.  This past Friday was negative but the blue-chips were upRead more

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Alcoa (AA) First Blue-Chip to Report

1:10pm (EST) The bears are picking up where they left off on Friday as futures were suggesting a lower open throughout the night.  Much of this morning’s headlines have come from overseas as the Europe debt crisis continues to be an overhang.  The eurozone finance ministers are meeting again todayRead more

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Final Hour Could Get Interesting

3:10pm (EST) The bulls are bouncing back following their second-worst beating of the year as the market is up 0.5% heading into the final hour of trading.  The opening gains by the major indexes are simply a retest to resistance which just served as short-term support. Much of the strengthRead more

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Bears Going for 5th Straight Session Win

12:15pm (EST) The bulls made a slight push higher at the open but the gains were marginal before the major indexes turned negative.  The Nasdaq and the S&P tried to get the Dow going but the blue-chips are rapidly approaching a triple-digit loss as we head into the second halfRead more

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Bulls Holding Gains but Resistance Still Looms

1:05pm (EST) The bulls and bears have traded blows for much of the session as the market has had a bevy of headlines to deal with today.  The indexes have traded in a tight range once again and got off to good start after Initial Claims came in at 358,000Read more

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Bulls Give Back Gains

12:40pm (EST) The bulls were working on a solid week following Tuesday’s surge as the rest of the days have been relatively flat…until today.  We were watching the overseas markets early this morning and futures were up when the European markets opened (3am EST).  We hit the rack knowing JPMorganRead more

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15 Minutes of Fame

9:00am (EST) The bulls and bears each had their 15 minutes of fame on Tuesday but it was the grizzlies who got the better of Wall Street. Following a 3-day weekend, the bears were back in the driver’s seat as they won their 3rd straight session as more concerns fromRead more

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JPMorgan (JPM) Beats, Shares Slide

12:50pm (EST) After a strong open, the bulls once again find themselves giving up ground.  Futures were pointing towards a beautiful start to today’s trading but the bulls retreated after testing Monday’s lows which isn’t a good sign. Let’s start with the boring stuff first.  In economic news, Business InventoriesRead more

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