|New Moon in Libra, Sept.27, 2011 at 7:09 am EDT, Washington DC|
Libra New Moon
The focus of the Libra New Moon is on charity and government institutions and both will dominate the news. Commodity prices will continue to be volatile. If you need a vehicle, it is a good time to start shopping.
The weather forecast is balmy for areas east of the Appalachians. West of the Appalachians expect floods and some seismic activity. Be sure to check your emergency supplies.
Super New Moon
The Moon is perigee or at its closest point in its orbit around the Earth. Super Moons often predict natural disasters such as severe weather, earthquakes, tsunamis, and volcanic activity. Richard Nolle created the term "Super New Moon". Click through to his article and explanation of the term.
This Super New Moon will put a great deal of pressure on hospitals and charitable institutions. Pharmaceutical and health care equities will be under pressure to turn a profit. Scandals and fraud will upset the public concerning the management of these institutions.
Moon phases (for our subscribers who trade using phases of the Moon)
New moon September 27, 2011 - First quarter, October 3, 2011 - Full moon, October 11, 2011 -
Last quarter, October 19, 2011 - next New moon, October 26, 2011 (Read Randall Ashbourne's article, The Moods of the Moon - Trading the Mood Swings of the Monthly Lunar Cycle)
October 1st-14th, North Node Transits 17° Sagittarius
This is a tricky degree mark for the markets. It warns of an energy and/or banking crisis in the making. European/Americans investing in emerging markets will find currency inflation a huge international trade problem. (Read Global Trend Changes Coming, by Pat Hardy, on the blog.)
October 28, Jupiter trine Pluto at 5° Taurus Capricorn
Jupiter will apply to a trine with Pluto starting with the September 23rd Equinox and ending with the Spring 2012 equinox. Everyone will strive for personal success. Agriculture and Business will find plenty of work and the energy to accomplish the goals they set. Business abroad will remain successful throughout this time period.
The exact aspect marks an up market and the midpoint of an extended period of buyouts, mergers and mega deals.
It is also a warning of bankruptcy among various financial institutions. It is very important to check the debt obligations of equities on your list of possible investments. Folks need to repeat the mantra "Cash is King" when judging investments and managing their own budgets.
Mercury here predicts a reevaluation of welfare rules. Charities will be asked to contribute more since the various local governments are unable to provide matching funds. Scandals and fraud concerning the funds managed by charity and government will make headlines. Businesses that provide services to welfare agencies should be alert. Honesty and excellent paperwork are required.
Venus appears in the 1st House
Retail establishments will find shoppers asking for quality merchandise. Folks are concentrating on creating a new style, new colors, and a new look. Women are successful at finding paid employment that supports their goals.
Mars appears in the 10th House
A great deal of energy is directed at finding ways to complete military involvements. Businesses with contracts involved with military procurement will find fewer orders. The military will require fewer troops and thus lower the demand for goods and services contracts.
Jupiter appears in the 8th House
Paper work, insurance and taxes are in abundance. Much of it is required, but everyone is complaining that it is overabundant. Business continues to lose executives and critical employees to retirement or death.