9:29:26 PM EDT |
The volatility appeared but the decline was quickly bought
12:25:34 AM EDT |
After three weeks of minor declines, the Dow closed at the lows.
8:58:03 PM EDT |
After two weeks of minor weakness, the indexes closed at new highs.
8:39:01 PM EDT |
The markets rallied strong early in the week but after four days at solid resistance, the breadth began to deteriorate.
9:47:20 PM EDT |
The markets are poised to move higher on geopolitical news and strong earnings.
1:00:35 AM EDT |
The first two weeks of April are over and the results were definitely choppy.
9:29:22 PM EDT |
One More Week
The first week of April was choppy as expected with one more week before the fireworks start.
7:23:08 PM EDT |
Two Week Lull Ahead
The first two weeks of April can be rocky but the outlook is still positive.
10:50:47 PM EDT |
Volatility did rise last week and it appears we could get another dose this week.
11:58:31 PM EDT |
Pause to Refresh
Volatility could rise this week with no material headlines to stimulate the market.
10:22:33 PM EDT |
Don't Play in Traffic
This could be a high volatility week given the volume of scheduled headlines.
11:02:59 PM EDT |
Setting up for a Dip
With S&P futures down -10 points on Sunday night, it is time to position for a dip.
7:46:26 PM EDT |
The Dow winning streak is at a 25 year high and only two days away from a best ever performance.
7:25:18 PM EDT |
No Selling = No Buying
Until the markets sell off and provide a buying opportunity, our new entries will be limited.
6:11:10 PM EDT |
Three Percent Rule
When markets are in rally mode, call premiums inflate.
9:04:17 PM EDT |
The market headed lower midweek but reversed suddenly on Friday with a major short squeeze.
10:07:28 PM EDT |
The Q4 earnings cycle continues to produce a mixed picture and the markets appear unsure of the next direction.
9:27:33 PM EDT |
The Q4 earnings cycle is in full swing and we should get some new entry points on post earnings drops.
6:15:28 PM EDT |
We are still waiting for that buying opportunity in January.
7:01:25 PM EDT |
No Opportunity Yet
January did not crash in the first week but there are three to go.
7:28:56 PM EDT |
Buying Opportunity Ahead
I am still expecting that buying opportunity in January.