11:31:37 PM EDT |
The broad market indexes are trying to make new highs but where is support?
11:11:10 PM EDT |
Followed the Script
The first week of September followed the script exactly.
11:50:28 PM EDT |
Broad Market Rally
Despite the volatility in the Dow, S&P and Nasdaq, this is a broad market rally.
10:12:46 PM EDT |
The market had many chances last week to take a dive on a continuous stream of headlines.
11:05:43 PM EDT |
Despite the early morning volatility, it was just a normal summer Friday.
11:17:04 PM EDT |
A new headline appeared on the scene to complicate the normal August/September volatility.
8:25:33 PM EDT |
Two Worst Months
August and September are historically the two worst months of the year.
4:09:23 AM EDT |
Beginning of the End?
Does the implosion of the Nasdaq and Russell signify the beginning of a new correction?
11:11:05 AM EDT |
Our perfect setup for the market last week turned into a bust.
11:21:14 PM EDT |
The market closed just over resistance on Friday and in a perfect position to move higher on Monday.
11:04:21 PM EDT |
Poised for Earnings
Assuming the tariff problem does not erupt again next week the market is poised for some earnings gains.
11:37:13 PM EDT |
Two Weeks until Earnings
While it seems like we just finished Q1 earnings, the Q2 cycle begins with the big banks on July 13th.
5:27:01 PM EDT |
Continued Turbulence Ahead
Investors hate uncertainty and that is going to be a recurring theme in the weeks ahead.
10:49:47 PM EDT |
Fresh off the Singapore summit the global tariff tussle returned to haunt the market.
10:55:07 PM EDT |
News from multiple sources of a slowdown in smartphone sales weighed on the tech sector.
11:46:11 PM EDT |
New Highs Ahead
There is a good possibility we could see new highs on the Nasdaq this coming week.
9:43:16 PM EDT |
The Nasdaq closed on Friday with the perfect setup for a rally next week.
10:48:11 PM EDT |
Low Volume Fade
The various competing headlines last week combined to produce a minor decline on low volume.
11:02:59 PM EDT |
There is no middle ground. The market alternates between corrections and rallies.
10:47:20 PM EDT |
Was Friday's rebound, short squeeze rally the start of a bigger move of just a head fake?
11:22:19 PM EDT |
The major indexes are struggling and the uncertainty is rising.
11:13:39 PM EDT |
Time is Fleeting
The Q1 earnings are here but the expected rally has failed to appear.
10:43:19 PM EDT |
Multiple sectors posted decent rebounds to lift the overall market last week.
11:21:33 PM EDT |
There was a new salvo fired from each side in the trade war and the market was caught in the middle.
9:27:18 PM EDT |
Trade War Redux
The markets ended positive on Thursday but they will probably open negative on Monday.
11:49:21 PM EDT |
Investors began taking their chips off the table last week as the outlook for the future dims.
11:08:53 PM EDT |
Just Passing Time
The major indexes declined slightly as traders took profits from the prior week's gains.
11:59:02 PM EDT |
Same Market, Different Week
I know you have heard this before but what a difference a week makes.
9:55:44 PM EDT |
Volatility has returned and there are storm clouds on the horizon.
11:13:10 PM EDT |
The indexes rebounded to close with a gain for the week and right at critical resistance.
11:39:27 PM EDT |
The panic appears to be over but there is still a lot of uneasiness in the market.
11:23:29 PM EDT |
Somebody pass the Prozac, investors have panicked.
10:08:01 PM EDT |
Investors suffered withdrawal symptoms as the euphoria evaporated.
11:42:41 PM EDT |
The big cap indexes stumbled on Tue/Wed but recovered to surge to new highs once again.
11:11:37 PM EDT |
Lawmakers have fought to a stalemate and nobody is capitulating
11:17:24 PM EDT |
Markets do not get much more bullish than this.
10:37:22 PM EDT |
Let's Do That Again
A 2.6% gain on the S&P and 4.0% spike in the Nasdaq would look even better if we could repeat it this week.
9:16:36 PM EDT |
The Waiting is Over
The next trading day is the first day of 2018 and it is likely to be volatile.