With the first half of the trading year almost over and second-quarter earnings season right around the corner, it is very possible that insider windows to buy stocks are starting to close.
The start of the second quarter means earnings season and possibly the shutdown of the window for insiders to buy and sell the company stocks they own.
With traders taking the day off to celebrate the Good Friday market holiday, insiders had a shortened trading week to acquire more stock. That certainly did not stop anybody.
The three major US stock indexes opened lower this morning following European markets where equities also traded lower this morning. US data related to retail sales (our coverage here) and producer...
The three major US stock indexes opened higher this morning as despite weak data from the UK and higher debt yields on Eurozone sovereign debt. Spanish 10-year bonds rose to a record yield of 6.8%...
McDonald’s Corp. (NYSE: MCD) has enjoyed the status of being the greatest restaurant story in history.  In our lifetime, or in any for that matter, the company grew from a start-up to a Dow Jones...
At 11:00 AM EST the NASDAQ was down 73 points and the S&P was was down some 25 points…. an hour later we had word of some $30 Billion in Fed liquidity that was being made available to banks...