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Notable Analyst Calls: Vivint Solar (VSLR), Apple Inc. (AAPL), PayPal Holdings (PYPL...

Vivint Solar, Inc. (VSLR) had its rating hiked to ‘Buy’ from ‘Hold’ by Deutsche Bank analysts on Friday. VSLR shares ... View the full post at: Notable Analyst Calls: Vivint Solar (VSLR), Apple Inc. (AAPL), PayPal Holdings (PYPL), SolarCity (SCTY) Read More

Trading Post-Fed Scare…

Was this a Fed scare or just “getting on with it”, or neither? The fed did not change the path that existed for their next policy move as communicated to us after the April meeting. So what about all the concerns for everything that has been so inversely correlated to the Dollar which was rallying into the Fed Minutes and got a boost from the release? As we wrestle with risk assets post Wednesday’s Fed minutes we clearly as looking...

Goldman Sachs on Rate Hike Odds: 35% in June, 35% in July

In a research note released this morning, Goldman Sachs chief economist Jan Hatzius wrote: Superforecasting Fed Policy "... 35% probability for a hike in June, a 35% probability for July, a 20% probability for September—our previous modal forecast—and a 10% probability for either a later hike or a cut." This suggests a cumulative forecast probability of 70% by the July meeting, and 90% by September. The Fed has definitely changed expectations...

New Home Sales increased sharply to 619,000 Annual Rate in April

The Census Bureau reports New Home Sales in April were at a seasonally adjusted annual rate (SAAR) of 619 thousand. The previous three months were revised up by a total of 44 thousand (SAAR). "Sales of new single-family houses in April 2016 were at a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 619,000, according to estimates released jointly today by the U.S. Census Bureau and the Department of Housing and Urban Development. This is 16.6 percent above the revised March rate of 531,000 and is 23.8 percent above the April 2015 estimate of 500,000." emphasis added...

NY Fed: Household Debt Increased in Q1 2016, Delinquency Rates Declined

Household indebtedness continued to advance during the first three months of 2016 according to the Federal Reserve Bank of New York’s Quarterly Report on Household Debt and Credit, which was released today. ... The bulk of the $136 billion (1.1 percent) aggregate debt increase came from mortgages, which increased $120 billion from the fourth quarter of 2015 to a four and a half year high. The median credit score for newly originating mortgages increased slightly, and 58 percent of all new mortgage dollars went to borrowers with credit scores over 760...

MBA: "Purchase Applications Increase and Refis Hold Steady in Latest MBA Weekly Survey"

Mortgage applications increased 2.3 percent from one week earlier, according to data from the Mortgage Bankers Association’s (MBA) Weekly Mortgage Applications Survey for the week ending May 20, 2016. The Refinance Index increased 0.4 percent from the previous week. The seasonally adjusted Purchase Index increased 5 percent from one week earlier. The unadjusted Purchase Index increased 4 percent compared with the previous week and was 17 percent higher than the same week one year ago...

Advisors, Why Millennials Won’t Use You For Advice

A new Practice Management study on Millennials and their investing habits is now available for Financial Advisors. The study is focused on Millennials’ thoughts on why they do, or do not prefer working with financial advisors. The study will give you valuable relationship management insights to better understand their needs. Here are some excerpts from the study Millennials’ Thoughts on Investing and Financial Advisors...

Q1 GDP Revised Up to 0.8% Annual Rate

Real gross domestic product -- the value of the goods and services produced by the nation’s economy less the value of the goods and services used up in production, adjusted for price changes -- increased at an annual rate of 0.8 percent in the first quarter of 2016, according to the "second" estimate released by the Bureau of Economic Analysis. In the fourth quarter, real GDP increased 1.4 percent. The GDP estimate released today is based on more complete source data than were available for the "advance" estimate issued last month. In the advance estimate, the increase...

Gold Price Likely Rise Above $1,900/oz -“Get In Now” Says Boockvar

The gold price is likely to rise above $1,900/oz in the next phase of the bull market and investors should “get in now,” Chief Market Analyst of the Lindsey Group, Peter Boockvar told CNBC’s “Futures Now” yesterday. This is just the beginning of a new bull market in the metals,” Boockvar believes. Ultimately, Boockvar believes that the 2011 highs of around $1,900 for gold are not only reachable, but surpassable, as he reasoned that bull markets historically exceed the previous bull market peak at some point. As Boockvar sees it...

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