Mohamed Salah

  • Second Session for S&P, NASDAQ Moves Higher

    14-01-2021

    The NASDAQ gained 0.43% (or about 56 points) to 13,128.95. The FAANGs were all positive on the day, especially Netflix (NASDAQ: NFLX, +2.7%), Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL, +1.6%) and Amazon (NASDAQ:AMZN, +1.4%). The S&P advanced 0.23% to…

  • Tesla is not just a car company

    18-12-2020

    Investors are more excited by the electric car-maker Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA). At Thursday’s close, its shares were up more than 650% this year, making it the best performer on NASDAQ. That remarkable turnaround came despite the plague…

  • How to invest and why?

    17-12-2020

    Stocks have been on a roller coaster over the last few months. The stock market went from all-time highs to all-time lows in just a matter of weeks. Investors are asking if they should take…

  • Latest global financial affairs updates

    16-12-2020

    Global markets as well as futures on the Dow, S&P, NASDAQ and Russell 2000 remained in positive territory on Wednesday, as traders were upbeat on prospects for a Brexit deal, passage of another round of US stimulus, COVID-19 vaccine progress and…

  • Will stocks investment increase at the expense of safe bonds?

    15-12-2020

    Despite ongoing negative news on the spread of the coronavirus pandemic, contracts on the Dow, S&P, NASDAQ and Russell 2000 were up on Tuesday as vaccinations began in the US and Canada. European stocks continued…

  • A flood of money will lead to significant upside in the stock market

    14-12-2020

    people keep 7%-8% of their income in savings and that is what Americans also do. This year, though, that rate surged over 33%. According to the FDIC, more than $2 trillion has been stockpiled into…

  • Economy will likely strengthen in 2021, though treasury markets expect higher inflation

    11-12-2020

    The implied inflation forecast via Treasury yield spreads continues to creep higher, but today’s November report on consumer prices is expected to reaffirm that pricing pressure remains muted. With the US suffering another coronavirus wave,…

  • Natural gas widow-maker is an investment that results in large, potentially, devastating losses

    10-12-2020

    In natural gas, there’s more than one way to ascertain how prices are likely to shape this winter. The cold, of course, is one gauge. The other: the so-called widow-maker spread between Henry Hub’s March and…

  • European government bond yields toward lockdowns and Brexit concerns

    08-12-2020

    The European Central Bank moves to center stage this week, after hinting that it will top up its pandemic emergency purchase program from the current €1.35 trillion. The resurgence of COVID-19 in Europe and the dip into…

  • The stocks that are primed for gains in 2021

    08-12-2020

    When coronavirus fades, the general economy is expected to bounce back. Getting to specifics, Credit Suisse Chief U.S. Equity Strategist Jonathan Golub sees economic momentum moderating post-pandemic, and sets a one-year target for the S&P…