Picks of the Day September 15, 2017

‘Harvey’ Shows Up in the Economic Data Rising shares of Boeing (BA) pulled the Dow Jones Industrial Average up to a record high on Thursday, while the S&P 500 fell as investors saw higher-than-expected inflation increasing the chances of an interest...

Picks of the Day September 14, 2017.

Performance Anxiety If you’re ready to erase the first and last 10 minutes of yesterday’s trading, you’ll see that the S&P 500 barely moved. In effect, the market’s flatness yesterday could have been a new high in its own! Fortunately,...

Picks of the Day September 13, 2017

Market Rises Despite Apple! The leading Wall Street indexes ended at new historic highs on Tuesday, the financial sector (XLF) taking the lead. At the same time, the gains were checked by a decline in the stock of Apple (AAPL), after it revealed its new iPhone series....

Picks of the Day September 12, 2017

The Declines that Never Came! The stock market opened yesterday at a gap up and didn’t look back! Hurricane Irma wrought disaster on Florida, but the fact of the matter is that not only did it fail to drag the market down but the S&P 500 climbed to a new...

Picks of the Day September 11, 2017

When it Rains, it Pours! Natural disasters, from hurricanes to tsunamis and earthquakes, were the hot button topics on investors’ minds as trading closed last week. All eyes now are peeled on the development of the powerful hurricane, Irma, which has sowed...