Healthy Profits After Years of Trading

As we saw happen so often last year, US stock prices on Monday were heavily buffeted by headlines stemming from trade negotiations between the US and China. Share prices on Wall Street initially slumped — following weekend tweets from President Trump that suggested imminent hikes in tariffs on imported Chinese goods — but later bounced back, on … Read more

A Return to Form For a Trader with a Long Track Record

We are now into the early stages of the US corporate earnings season and the big banks have delivered a bit of a mixed bag so far. JP Morgan, the biggest of the big US banks when judged by capitalisation, reported record earnings and revenue on Friday, but Goldman Sachs and Citigroup came in with … Read more

Pretty New, But Doing Pretty Well

The stock market’s recent bullish run has pushed on in recent trading days, with both the DJIA, the S&P 500, the FTSE 100  and the DAX all hitting six-month highs last week. One area of support for the US stock market has come by way of the Fed’s recent more dovish approach to monetary policy. … Read more

A Turnaround in Fortunes After a Rough Year

Just when it seemed like the momentum had been lost from the rally in global stock markets, prices have pushed higher over the past week. This resurgence has been especially pronounced on Wall Street, with both the Dow Jones and the S&P 500 testing six-month highs. Elsewhere, the German DAX has rallied well over 3% … Read more

All Upwards For This Trader (So Far)

We saw further evidence at the end of last week that investor sentiment remains extremely sensitive to any signs of economic slowdown, when indications of weak eurozone manufacturing led to a sharp fall in global stock prices. The February flash PMI from IHS Markit showed manufacturing output in the euro area plunging to a 71-month … Read more

Early Days, But Big Profits

Stocks have been generally climbing in recent trading days, though gains on Wall Street have been constrained by some key stocks coming under pressure. The Dow Jones kicked off the new trading week by rising for a fourth consecutive session, which came in spite of Boeing dropping 1.8%. Boeing is the largest-weighted stock in the … Read more

All Time Performers on 12/03/2019


Which TopTraders have the best total performance? These tend to be the long term, established traders.  Just click on any trader to view their full trade history and performance.   Name P/L Chart sonnenlicht 66.35% Akell 64.80% makeyourich 62.85% Dowrex 44.02% TradusMaximus 41.90% Risk Warning is a trading name of ayondo markets Limited as … Read more

Back on Track After a Rocky Run

Unease regarding the health of the world’s economy weighed on stock prices last week, a situation that was not aided by Friday’s surprisingly soft US employment data — US nonfarm payrolls growth slowed to just 20,000 in February, undershooting even the low end of Wall Street expectations by more than 100,000 jobs. This week has begun … Read more

A Top Trader Who Has Improved an Already Strong Record

The US stock market has been ticking along very nicely since the New Year, the DJIA surging more than 1.7% on Friday to post its eighth weekly gain in a row. The rebound in sentiment on Wall Street comes after a sharp sell-off at the end of 2017, driven by fears of slower economic growth … Read more

Bouncing Back After a Year to Forget

Solid earnings helped fuel a rebound in stock prices on Wall Street that lasted through January and into early February, yet concerns over global growth continue to linger, concerns not helped by a distinct lack of progress in reaching any kind of trade deal between the US and China. We also have the looming prospect of … Read more