The Weekly Bull Report – April 26, 2020 ?Coronavirus Lockdown Relaxation

Welcome to the 101st edition of The Weekly Bull Report.

Coronavirus update: Not out of the woods yet but certainly getting closer and closer. The statistics are pointing in the right direction. Stay resilient, stay calm. ?

Here’s a short list of content we found interesting and informative over the past week…


? Interesting Articles & News:









We recommend The Palm Group:

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? Noteworthy Stocks & Assets:

Weekly Market Movement Wrap

U.S. Indices
Dow -1.9% to 23,775. S&P 500 -1.3% to 2,837. Nasdaq -0.2% to 8,635.
Russell 2000 0.% to 1,229. CBOE Volatility Index -5.8% to 35.93.

S&P 500 Sectors
Consumer Staples -4.3%. Utilities -4.4%. Financials -4.5%. Telecom -1.1%. Healthcare -1.9%. Industrials -3.2%. Information Technology -2.8%. Materials -2.4%. Energy +1.5%. Consumer Discretionary -1.6%.

World Indices
London -0.6% to 5,752. France -2.4% to 4,393. Germany -2.7% to 10,336. Japan -3.2% to 19,262. China -1.1% to 2,809. Hong Kong -2.3% to 23,831. India -0.8% to 31,327.

Commodities and Bonds
Crude Oil WTI -6.5% to $17.09/bbl. Gold +2.5% to $1,741./oz. Natural Gas -2.% to 1.715.
Ten-Year Treasury Yield +0.1% to 139.02.

Forex and Cryptos
EUR/USD -0.54%. USD/JPY -0.11%. GBP/USD -1.07%.
Bitcoin +7.1%. Litecoin +5.8%. Ethereum +10.2%. Ripple +3.%.

Top Stock Gainers
Chesapeake Energy (NYSE:CHK) +176%.
Peck Company Holdings (NASDAQ:PECK) +173%.
Energous (NASDAQ:WATT) +129%.
Mesoblast (NASDAQ:MESO) +126%.
Benitec Biopharma (NASDAQ:BNTC) +88%.

Top Stock Losers
Summit Wireless Technologies (NASDAQ:WISA) -54%.
Cyclacel Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:CYCC) -36%.
Senes Tech (NASDAQ:SNES) -30%.
Invesco Mortgage Capital (NYSE:IVR) -28%.
Marlin Business Services (MRNL) -26%.

The earnings season ramps up next week with reports due out from tech heavyweights: Amazon (NASDAQ:AMZN), Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL), Alphabet (NASDAQ:GOOG) (NASDAQ:GOOGL), Facebook (NASDAQ:FB) and Microsoft (NASDAQ:MSFT).


? Stocks On Our Radar:


? Quotes That Inspire Us:

  • “No matter how dark the night, somehow the sun rises once again and all shadows are chased away.”David Matthews


? Word Of The Week:

  • Serendipity (seh·ruhn·di·puh·tee) noun. – The occurrence and development of events by chance in a happy or beneficial way: A fortunate stroke of serendipity. 


 Did You Know: 

  • There may be a planet made out of diamonds ? Research by Yale University scientists suggests that a rocky planet called 55 Cancri e – which has a radius twice Earth’s, and a mass eight times greater – may have a surface made up of graphite and diamond. It’s 40 light years away but visible to the naked eye in the constellation of Cancer.


? A Must Watch & Listen:


? Books We Are Reading:

Our favourite picks from author Robin Sharma:

  1. The 5 AM Club: Own Your Morning. Elevate Your Life
  2. The Secret Letters of the Monk Who Sold His Ferrari
  3. Little Black Book for Stunning Success
  4. The Leader Who Had No Title
  5. The Mastery Manual


? One Liners:



? Upcoming Events:

  • Slowly but surely the economies of the world will be open for business soon. It will take some time, but things will get back to almost ”normal”. Keep a positive mindset. ?


Our very best wishes for a brilliant upcoming week! ?

Respectfully yours,

The IBR Team


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Luka Marjanovic


Luka holds a Bachelor’s in International Business and a Master’s in International Management. During his undergraduate studies he worked as a research assistant in the field of Big Data; founded his own consulting firm providing services to local SME's in various sectors and invested in the capital markets; as well as working pro-bono providing education and career counselling. Prior to his business education, he studied Biology-and-Biotechnology, and served in the Danish Royal Army as Second Sergeant, leading and managing a group under extreme conditions and pressure. Luka has spent significant time abroad, living and working in seven different countries. When he's not in the office, he's chasing the next gusts windsurfing, carving the mountain snowboarding or out in the forest for a jog.