To market to market to buy a fat pig. The US has just missed their deadline to pass a new debt ceiling bill. It is currently 00:05 in Washington, where the Senate is expected to vote at 02:00 and then the House is expected to vote between 04:00 - 06:00. Assuming both sides of … Continue reading Tesla Shoots for the Stars
To market to market to buy a fat pig. WOW! Musk was right; he did blow everyone's mind at the truck launch last night in California. People are not talking about the new truck launched though, they are talking about the launch of the new Roadster. I am amazed that they managed to keep … Continue reading What the Truck!
To market to market to buy a fat pig. US stocks had another down day yesterday; I saw a tweet from a US market commentator saying "What is this weird looking crimson colour on my screen?". The current drawdown in the market seems to be driven by a drop in commodity markets. Market Scorecard. … Continue reading New Look Wants Its Old Look Back
To market to market to buy a fat pig. US markets continue to surge. As I look at it, I would say that Trump's proposed tax plan is the main reason. We haven't had any North Korea news for the last few days, and China is closed for their Golden week/New Year, so no … Continue reading Naspers Keeps on Giving
To market to market to buy a fat pig. Dow 22 000! It was only in January that Dow 20 000 was the talking point for financial journalists, it is just a number but marking these milestones creates excitement around the market and hopefully results in more "average Joe's" investigating using equities to create long … Continue reading A Car That Smells Like Apples
"Now that the battery is a whole lot more affordable than at any time in history, it makes more economic sense to power your vehicle from home and then heigh ho, off you go. The thing is, in countries that still burn a lot of coal to generate electricity, are you really doing the climate … Continue reading EV growth is Electric
"We will get there, humanity is more aware of the harmful impact of fossil fuel usage than at any other point in history, it is unfortunately a rich people problem that impacts us all." To market to market to buy a fat pig Stocks in Johannesburg as a collective gave up ground through the … Continue reading Are Fossil Fuels Getting Old?
"I have never seen anything like the NASDAQ glitch last evening. This was after the market had closed for a half day, remember that today in the US is a holiday. As far as I can tell from the reading that I have done, some improper use of test data sent to third party vendors … Continue reading Nas-Decked
"In my view, you needed Musk, whether Tesla is a huge success or not, to shake the industry up. And this he has done, setting consumers up for energy savings that are going to be epic. Whole industries from servicing the combustion engine to the oil industry are going to be under pressure." To … Continue reading Electric Shake up
"One such company that is at the cutting edge of the future is chip maker NVIDIA. Whilst the company has been entrenched in the gaming market for years, more recently their application for Data Centers and Artificial Intelligence have started to come to the fore. Coupled with growth businesses like their original and core gaming … Continue reading The future with Tesla and NVIDIA