Market Thoughts Archive
Posted on June 25, 2017
Amazon is stepping up its game in the brick and mortar stores business: the e-commerce giant is buying Whole Foods Market Inc. They are spending $13.7 billion on the groceries company making this their biggest acquisition to date. Both companies’ shares started to surge after the announcement while competitors took a serious hit.
Posted on June 18, 2017
British markets became even more volatile as Theresa May’s plan to strengthen herself on snap elections failed. In our analysis last week, we expected that further uncertainty may come in the UK but this is probably the worst-case scenario before the Brexit talks.
Posted on June 08, 2017
UK elections are coming today, but that doesn’t mean that Brexit will be smooth. We have analysed the performance of the GBP, stocks and PMI since the referendum to see which path the United Kingdom took and if there’s a way back.
Posted on June 04, 2017
Billions are flowing into tech companies and this alone makes US stock markets fly lately. It’s no wonder: the greatest returns are expected in this sector. Some tech companies make fantastic returns on the long run, so it’s good to keep an open eye on them.
Posted on May 28, 2017
Ponzi schemes seemingly have their renaissance, as bank rates are still close to zero. Seeing the problem, authorities issue more and more warnings against them. We wrote about how some suspect that OneCoin is a Ponzi scheme but Questra World is a hot topic as well.