Tug of War in the Market

February 23, 2018. Again, the market pared gains mid-session, off its intraday high. Solid data on the labor market seemed to do the trick, in quelling fears about inflation and a T-bond yield nearing 3%. But then, the market lost traction, financial and health care...

Fed Spooks Investors

February 22, 2018. More than anything, the Fed minutes released yesterday underscored the turbulence the market has ahead. Some Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) members, the minutes noted, were worried about the duo of strong growth and an economy at full...

Walmart Knocks Wind out of Market!

February 21, 2018. Most sectors finished down on the day yesterday. IT has done the best over the last 5 trading days (including yesterday’s session), with aggregate gains of 3.71%. The NASDAQ is up 3.15% over the last 5 trading days. Yesterday, it was...

The Best Week in 5 Years!

February 20, 2018. The algorithms have changed everything we thought we knew about trading and even without mining historical records, we can say with some measure of confidence that we’ve never seen a winning streak the likes of which we’ve seen over the...

Swing Trading Weekly Review – February 19th.

Hi traders, the S&P 500 surged 4.4% last week, the strongest weekly hike in the past five years. The market has cut close to 50% of the recent pullback and is now only 5% below all time high. Is there a fundamental justification for this? No, especially when...

The Best Week in 5 Years!

Weekly Report 20-23.2.2018. The algorithms have changed everything we thought we knew about trading and even without mining historical records, we can say with some measure of confidence that we’ve never seen a winning streak the likes of which we’ve seen...

Dow Rises Past 25,000!

February 16, 2018. The Dow is back – but is it better than ever?! Having climbed for 5-straight trading sessions, placing down a stake again in the 25,000 point level, what remains to be seen now is where things go from here. There’s no other way of putting it,...