The Nasdaq 100 Soared 26.6% in 2021 Powered by Lucid and Moderna

The technology laden Nasdaq-100 rose 26.6% in 2021, on the heels of the massive 47.6% in 2020. Powered by new technology such as Lucid up 280%, Biotechs such as Moderna up 143%. Stay at Home stock reversed this year. Peloton was this year’s biggest loser, down -76.43 after being up 434% in 2020. The Nadaq-100 Index includes the largest 100 non-financial stocks by market cap in the full Nasdaq Composite Index It includes Chinese companies that aren’t included in the … Continue reading “The Nasdaq 100 Soared 26.6% in 2021 Powered by Lucid and Moderna”

US Weekly IPO and SPAC Monitor: Cybersecurity, Cannabidiol and Psychedelics, Cancer and Pregnancy Therapeutics.

Coming into Year end the IPO market is winding down. This week we have just four IPOs scheduled to raise around $50 million for the week. Cerberus Cyber Sentinel (CISO), Incannex Healthcare (IXHL), Intensity Therapeutics (INTS) and Nuvo Group (NUVO) are expected to debut this week. Cerberus Cyber Sentinel (CISO) Cerberus Cyber Sentinel (CISO) based in Scottsdale, Arizona plans to raise $10 million priced at $5 for a $631 million market cap. The company provides a range of cybersecurity consulting and related services, … Continue reading “US Weekly IPO and SPAC Monitor: Cybersecurity, Cannabidiol and Psychedelics, Cancer and Pregnancy Therapeutics.”

US Weekly IPO and SPAC Monitor : IoT Cloud Solutions Developer Samsara Leads

Coming into Year end the IPO market is winding down. This week we have four IPOs scheduled to raise $814 million for the week. IoT solutions developer (IOT) Samsara, CNS biotech Bionomics (BNOX), Fresh Vine Wine (VINE) and Satellite developer Sidus Space (SIDU) are all expected to debut this week. IoT solutions developer Samsara (IOT) Samsara plans to raise $753 million at an $11.6 billion market cap. Samsara is a developer of end-to-end Internet of Things solutions for businesses and provides a cloud-based platform. The … Continue reading “US Weekly IPO and SPAC Monitor : IoT Cloud Solutions Developer Samsara Leads”

Market Wrap – Stocks and Oil Take a Breather Ahead of US Inflation Report

In today’s post market wrap live from the Meta trading room traders discussed US stock and futures markets along with oil and natural gas through charts and crowd behavior. Listen to how how the day unfolded, earnings and what the charts were telling us. Our traders discuss what to expect and watch for overnight through to the US CPI. Live on YouTube: Enjoy live commentary from Our Trading Room at YouTube as the day wraps up – feel free to … Continue reading “Market Wrap – Stocks and Oil Take a Breather Ahead of US Inflation Report”

How Quickly Markets Forget, S&P 500 In Striking Distance Of All Time Highs

In today’s post market wrap the trading room discussed day two of the power move in Oil and the US stock markets through charts and crowd behavior. At their highs today, the S&P 500 was up 4.2%, Nasdaq Composite was up 5.3% from their lows late last week. Listen to how how the day unfolded and what the charts were telling us. Our traders discuss what to expect and watch for overnight from Japan GDP and into the US JOLTS, … Continue reading “How Quickly Markets Forget, S&P 500 In Striking Distance Of All Time Highs”

Trading Nasdaq in High Volatility Lunch Time Discussion

Join in live lunch time discussion about trading the Nasdaq after Friday’s swoon and Monday’s bounce levels with Andrew, Mahdavi, Alex and Julie. Focus on Option gamma levels and technical analysis . Feel free to share, like and subscribe to our channel and comment below. Get insight from traders as they explain through charts and trades. They discuss set ups and positions they took live and why. Don’t be surprised by markets, have a plan. Trade Smart!

Using Option Gamma and Technical Analysis in Index Futures and Oil

The trading room discusses trades live during the Monday morning bounce using option gamma levels and Technical analysis. We were joined today by Julie Wade of J Auto Trading Strategies, LLC sharing her Gamma algorithms live and in conjunction with the KnovaWave Trading grid and how the traders were able to use them. Listen to Julie, Andrew, Mahdavi and Alex discuss the morning session.

US Weekly IPO and SPAC Monitor : Buffett-backed Brazil’s Nubank Lead

Following the Thanksgiving lull the IPO market is expected to pick up with four IPOs scheduled to raise $3.7 billion for the week. Chicago Atlantic Real Estate Finance (REFI) Cloud infrastructure platform HashiCorp (HCP) Austin Gold (AUST) and Buffett-backed Nu Holdings (NU) debut. Cloud infrastructure platform HashiCorp (HCP) Plans to raise $1.1 billion at a $14.0 billion market cap. This VC-backed company provides a suite of solutions that standardize and automate the provisioning, securing, connecting, and running of cloud infrastructure at scale. While it has demonstrated rapid growth and … Continue reading “US Weekly IPO and SPAC Monitor : Buffett-backed Brazil’s Nubank Lead”

US Weekly IPO and SPAC Monitor : Just One IPO Biotech Nuvectis Pharma

Following Thanksgiving week we have just one IPO due. Phase 1-ready biotech Nuvectis Pharma ($NVCT) plans to raise $30 million at a $160 million market cap.  Be aware there is still a chance that a handful of SPACs will price during the week. Phase 1-ready biotech Nuvectis Pharma ($NVCT) plans to raise $30 million at a $160 million market cap. The company is initially focused the development of innovative precision medicines for the treatment of serious unmet medical needs in oncology. Nuvectis is currently … Continue reading “US Weekly IPO and SPAC Monitor : Just One IPO Biotech Nuvectis Pharma”

Apple Earnings Another Record But Misses Expectations Due To Supply Constraints Costing $6 Billion

Consumer electronics giant Apple reported weaker September quarter earnings Thursday. iPhone sales increased nearly 47% BUT chip supply constraints impacted iPhones and iPads this quarter.Tim Cook says supply issues cost company $6 billion.