Posts Tagged ‘Moody’s’

Market Turns Red, Green Mountain Gets Green Light

1:20pm (EST) The bears have used a bevy of negative news to push the market down to support levels once again.  Oil, China, Spain, and unemployment claims are the major negative headlines that led to a big gap down at the open which is where we have spent much ofRead more

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Dollar Strengthens, Futures Lower

9:00am (EST) All eyes were on the Fed Tuesday afternoon as the bulls were trying to extend their rally while the bears were hoping for a miracle.  Like a broken record, the Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) once again said it would maintain interest rates at their current record lowsRead more

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MomentumOptionsTrading.com Weekly Wrap for 5/31/10

1:00pm (EST) Sell in May and go away… Those words were worth their weight in gold (pun intended) as the market ended the month of May with its worst performance in 70 years.  After a yearlong rally, the bulls were finally challenged by the bears who may have been resting forRead more

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Smoke-N-Mirrors Can't Save Bulls

9:00am (EST) The bulls put on a good show for much of yesterday’s session, but the lack of follow-through has been apparent for a few weeks now.  Despite some robust economic news, the bears were able to erase all of the gains their counterparts had made and scored a huge winRead more

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Well, Well, Well, Look At Moody's (MCO)

1:00pm (EST) All pun is intended from today’s title to Moody’s (MCO, $22.20, up $0.43) since the company received a “Wells Notice” from the SEC on Monday.  Shares fell 7% yesterday but have bounced back a little today as the SEC plans an administrative review of Moody’s ratings procedures. Finally! Read more

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Bulls Hold Key Support Levels

9:05am (EST)    The volatility continued on Wednesday as debt worries from overseas continued to be the market’s main focal point.  Things really looked ugly before the open as futures were down significantly and the wave of riots in Greece were being shown on every news channel. No need to rehash the drama that isRead more

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Moody’s Sours Bulls Mood

1:20pm (EST)  The bears have started the week off by tugging on Superman’s cape, but they have done little damage up to this point.  The are numerous headwinds the bulls are facing today, but it seems they are taking their time digesting all of the news just like we are.Read more

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New U.S. Home Sales Rise

11:10am (EST) We were betting on a good housing number this morning and we got it. The Commerce Department reported sales rose 6.2% to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 430,000 from an upwardly revised 405,000 in September.  Wall Street had expected a number of 410,000.  The surge in sales was driven mostly by aRead more

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A123 Systems Jumps 17%

9:00am (EST) To quote a famous football coach of the Green Bay Packers back in the day… “What the hell is going on around here?”… We did a big write-up on A123 Systems (AONE, $17.09, up $2.56) yesterday at 12:45pm when the stock was at $14.75 and shortly after 1pm theRead more

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Bulls Fighting Back

12:45pm (EST) The market is has come off its morning lows but is still in negative territory for the day.  The China news really put a damper on yesterday’s rally.  The Chinese banks were pressured by concerns of capital-raises and some regulators want higher capital ratios.   As a result, theRead more

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