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SP500, Oil and Gold Trading at Resistance Levels
06/13/2010 – 3:40 pm PDT | No Comment

Last week we saw the financial market including commodities move higher which was great to see. But the recent run up has brought both equities and commodities to their key resistance levels. With Gold, Oil …

What’s In Your Pocket? How About the Largest Gold Coin in the World
06/13/2010 – 2:48 pm PDT | No Comment

Actually this coin probably wouldn’t even fit in the pocket of the Jolly Green Giant, as it weighs 3,528 ounces and is over one and a half feet in diameter. Although the face value of …

Trading FDA, Clinical Trial Binary Events: $AMRN $CXSPY $AZN
06/13/2010 – 1:00 pm PDT | No Comment

Beyond the Bio Run-Up strategy of selecting a basket of small/micro-cap stocks with pending binary events such as FDA decisions and clinical trial results, another means of achieving diversification is by selecting a basket of …

Risk Aversion Hits Australian Dollar
06/13/2010 – 9:00 am PDT | No Comment

These days, I feel like you could take that title and substitute pretty much any currency for the Australian Dollar. Let’s face it- the EU sovereign debt crisis has hit a number of currencies extremely …

NFL Player Reggie Wayne Sues Mistress for Charging Up Credit Card
06/13/2010 – 7:05 am PDT | No Comment

Filed under: Celebrity News, Careers

NFL star Reggie Wayne is finding out the hard way that giving your credit card number out to anyone may not be such a good idea. Wayne, who is married, is …

Crude Oil Weekly Technical Outlook For Sunday June 13th
06/13/2010 – 6:55 am PDT | No Comment

Crude oil extended the consolidation from 64.24 and edged higher to 76.30 last week. Nevertheless, there is no change in the view that price actions from 64.24 are merely consolidation to fall from 87.15. Hence, …

Top-Ten Most Fuel-Efficient Vehicles SInce 1984
06/13/2010 – 6:30 am PDT | No Comment

Six of the top-ten most fuel-efficient vehicles were built prior to 2000.
Topping the list is the 2000 Honda Insight — a 2-seat hybrid with a 5-speed manual transmission, which scored a combined rating …

Ankai Automobile Developing Plug-in Hybrid Bus for US Market
06/13/2010 – 5:55 am PDT | No Comment

Global Atlanta. The state-owned Chinese vehicle maker Ankai Automobile Co. Ltd. is developing a plug-in hybrid electric bus for the US market.
Ankai is China’s third-largest bus company; it has partnered since 1993 with Daimler Buses, …

Ensyn Technologies and Tolko Industries to Build Largest Commercial Fast Pyrolysis Plant
06/13/2010 – 5:35 am PDT | No Comment

Ensyn Technologies Inc., a leading developer of fast pyrolysis technology, and Tolko Industries Ltd., a Canadian forest products company, have formed a partnership to build
the world’s largest commercial fast pyrolysis plant in High Level, Alberta. …

Shanghai GM Aims to Reduce Fuel Consumption 15%, Improve Performance 14% by 2015; New Engines, Prototype New Sail Electric Vehicle
06/13/2010 – 5:20 am PDT | No Comment

Shanghai GM has outlined the next phase of its “Drive to Green” product strategy—launched in 2008 (earlier post)—for 2011-2015. The joint venture between GM and SAIC intends to reduce fuel consumption and CO2 emissions by …