Moon Alert

We have the all clear to do business until 8:45 p.m. The Moon is in Scorpio.

If Your Birthday Is May 4

Actress Audrey Hepburn (1929-1993) shares your birthday. You are caring and generous. You appreciate who others are and what they are experiencing. Many of you are late bloomers. Good news! This is a year of accumulation, and perhaps one of the most powerful years of your life. You will reap what you have sown because it’s a time of fruition and a good time to buy and sell.

Aries (March 21-April 19)

This is an excellent day for business and commerce. Whatever you do will mushroom into greater profits or more money for you down the road. It’s also a good day for financial speculation. Granted, things might look bit better than they are — but they’re still good!

Taurus (April 20-May 20)

You are in high spirits and full of largess, which is why everyone enjoys talking to you. Obviously, this is a great day to schmooze and be heard. Your enthusiasm for any project will ensure its success, and will also guarantee that others will endorse you.

Gemini (May 21-June 20)

This is a feel-good day, which is why you have a warm feeling in your tummy. Whatever is going on behind the scenes is working well. Meanwhile, not only are you eager to talk to others, you are charming and diplomatic because fair Venus is in your sign. Smooooth!

Cancer (June 21-July 22)

This is a great day to rally the troops and set them marching. All your dealings with friends, especially in groups (classes meetings or conferences) will be enthusiastic and successful. Others will follow your lead today because today you’re the Pied Piper!

Leo (July 23-Aug. 22)

You make a great impression on others, especially people in authority. That’s why this is the day to make your pitch or ask for approval for anything. You have big ideas and today is the day to run them up the flagpole to see if anyone salutes. Be confident!

Virgo (Aug. 23-Sept. 22)

Travel plans look exciting! Similarly, plans related to higher education, training, publishing, the media, medicine and the law are also full of promising opportunities. Whatever you do today will expand your world. Expect to meet people from different cultures and unusual backgrounds.

Libra (Sept. 23-Oct. 22)

This is a wonderful day to negotiate because you will come out smelling like a rose. If you are discussing inheritances, insurance matters or anything to do with shared property, there is a strong likelihood that things will favor you. In fact, gifts and goodies will come your way!

Scorpio (Oct. 23-Nov. 21)

Your interaction with partners and close friends is upbeat. You feel generous, to the point of being extravagant, and others do as well. “Share the wealth!” You will win others over to your side because you know how to find a common ground between you.

Sagittarius (Nov. 22-Dec. 21)

This is a positive day at work because dealings with co-workers are upbeat and friendly. Group activities, in particular, will be successful. Work-related travel is also likely. You might also have successful dealings with foreign companies. Go after what you want!

Capricorn (Dec. 22-Jan. 19)

This is a playful, fun-loving day. Sports events will be upbeat and enthusiastic. Likewise, anything to do with the arts, the entertainment world and the hospitality industry will be successful. Great day for fun activities with children. Romance with someone from another culture will intrigue you.

Aquarius (Jan. 20-Feb. 18)

Everything to do with home, family and your private life is positive, which is why this is an excellent day to entertain at home. Family gatherings will be positive and mutually supportive. This is also an excellent day to explore real estate opportunities.

Pisces (Feb. 19-March 20)

Because you’re so enthusiastic, all your communications will be successful. That means this is an excellent day for those of you who write, sell, market, teach or act. Don’t be afraid to put some big ideas into action. Believe in yourself!