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Out with October–will November be a Trick or Treat?

Last week did nothing to dispel October’s reputation as a tough month for the markets. The S&P 500 lost 3.94%, the...

Market Losses Continue; VIX “fear gauge” up 84%

Stock performance was mixed last week as investors considered the impact of interest rates, international affairs and corporate earnings; losses across...

Jobs Report Calms Volatility: Weekly Update – June 4, 2018

Markets experienced heightened volatility this week, with the S&P 500 rising 0.49% and Dow dropping 0.48%. Meanwhile, the NASDAQ rose 1.62%,...

Stocks Up, Signals Mixed: Weekly Update – May 30, 2018

Geopolitical uncertainty affected stocks last week, as the historic summit between the U.S. and North Korea began to look less likely....

Tackling Trade & Treasuries: Weekly Update – MAY 21, 2018

Major domestic indexes went down last week after all three gained more than 2% the previous week. The S&P 500 dropped...

Examining North Korea and the Markets

No one wants to see a clash between two nations with nuclear capabilities. So, when the war-of-words between North Korea and...

bullish percent indicator

Market Exhale or Correction? Defensive Shift

The Bullish Percent for the NYSE (New York Stock Exchange-BPNYSE) reversed down into a “column of O’s” at 62% on Wednesday....

S&P 500 Hits Record High; Time For Tactical Or Strategic Asset Allocation?

After over 12 months in last place of the Asset Scale, a relative strength performance measure of asset class leadership—International Equities...

Nasdaq hits high

Weekly Update: S&P 500, Dow, and NASDAQ Post New Records

WEEKLY UPDATE – August 15, 2016 Stocks ended last week mostly flat, falling slightly on Friday after the major U.S. indexes...

Weekly Update: S&P 500 at New High After Jobs Blowout

WEEKLY UPDATE – August 8, 2016 Stocks bounced last week, ending sharply higher after a better-than-expected jobs report. For the week,...