The Daily Horoscopes for Thursday, May 16

Moon Alert

Avoid shopping or major decisions from 5:15 AM to 5:45 PM EDT today (2:15 AM to 2:45 PM PDT). After that, the Moon moves from Libra into Scorpio.

Aries (March 21-April 19)

Today you’re thinking how to secure your financial situation and get on a better footing. (Who doesn’t want financial security?) Kick around some ideas. Explore different avenues – but wait until the Moon Alert is over at the end of the day to act. (See above.)

Taurus (April 20-May 20)

This is a wonderful day to make practical plans and look at your future with some common-sense wisdom. However, most of this day is a Moon Alert (see above). Therefore, do your homework but wait until the end of the day to commit.

Gemini (May 21-June 20)

Research will go well today because you have the ability to focus your mind and work in a steady direction. However, do not initiate anything new because of the restrictions of the Moon Alert. Keep plugging away and by the end of the day, you’ll get results.

Cancer (June 21-July 22)

Someone older or more experienced might have excellent advice for you today. However, before you agree to follow this advice or to jump on board – wait until the Moon Alert is over, which is not until the end of the day. Nevertheless, it’s wise to get your data.

Leo (July 23-Aug. 22)

A conversation with a boss, parent or someone in a position of authority will be practical and down-to-earth today because everyone is concerned with basic issues, especially about future planning. However, because of the Moon Alert today, commit to nothing. Just get your facts.

Virgo (Aug. 23-Sept. 22)

This is a great day to study and learn something new. You are the trivia expert of the zodiac because you have a logical, analytical mind and you love learning. This is also a good day to think of future travel possibilities. However, don’t commit to anything until the Moon Alert is over. (See above.)

Libra (Sept. 23-Oct. 22)

Today you want to address the practical aspects of shared property, shared expenses, taxes, bills and banking issues. You might be able to plow through some of this stuff; however, do not make important decisions because most of this day is a Moon Alert. (See above.)

Scorpio (Oct. 23-Nov. 21)

Discussions with close friends and partners will be lively and imaginative today. Enjoy exploring different ideas, especially different practical approaches to things – but wait until the Moon Alert is over to commit to anything.. (See your time zone above.)

Sagittarius (Nov. 22-Dec. 21)

Despite the fact that most of this day is a Moon Alert, which hinders efficiency and schedules, nevertheless, you will get some practical work done. Do postpone important decisions until after the Moon Alert. (See above.)

Capricorn (Dec. 22-Jan. 19)

This is a good day to teach children. It’s also a good day to train in sports or in the arts because you will be imaginative and yet, focused on practical issues. Restrict spending to food, gas and entertainment until the Moon Alert is over at the end of the day.

Aquarius (Jan. 20-Feb. 18)

Family discussions will focus on repairs and practical matters today. An older family member will have strong opinions or advice to share. Do not spend money on anything other than food, gas and entertainment until the Moon Alert is over.

Pisces (Feb. 19-March 20)

Your imagination is heightened today, which is why you’re coming up with clever, practical ideas. Your focus will be practical and down to earth. Nevertheless, wait until the Moon Alert is over to commit to anything or settle on one choice. (See above.)

If Your Birthday Is Today

Actor Yannick Bisson (1969) shares your birthday today. You like harmony and balance in your surroundings. You have a strong work ethic and are highly responsible. Service to others is your theme this year in terms of responsibilities to family as well as to yourself. Therefore, take care of yourself so that you are a strong resource. Invest in the relationships that you value. Tap into your personal creativity.