Week-In-Review: Stocks End Week Lower On Political Headlines

Stocks End Week Lower On Political Headlines It has been a very busy time in D.C. In the last few weeks, Trump placed tariffs on Steel and Aluminium, said he may hit China with tariffs, then replaced his: Chief Economic Advisor, The Secretary Of State, The Head of the CIA, and his National Security Advisor might […]

Week-In-Review: Bull Market Turns 9, Correction Ends As Nasdaq Hits New High

Bull Market Turns 9, Correction Ends As Nasdaq Hits New High So that was fast! The latest correction is now pretty much over as the Nasdaq Composite and Nasdaq 100 both hit fresh record highs on Friday. The other popular averages are only a few percentage points below their record highs but are quickly marching […]

Week-In-Review: A Near Term Low

A Near Term Low Friday appears to be another near term low in the market. The bears emerged victorious last week as the market traced out a series of ominous technical signs. On a weekly basis, the market opened higher and closed lower which is known as a negative reversal. Additionally, the weekly range (high […]

Week-In-Review: Stocks End Week Mostly Higher

Stocks End Week Mostly Higher This was a constructive week on Wall Street, stocks opened lower but closed higher for most of the popular indices. A subtle, yet important, sign of strength is to see a market open lower but close higher in any given period. All things being equal, the longer the period, the […]

Week-In-Review: Stocks Bounce Back With A Vengeance

Stocks Bounce Back With A Vengeance Last week I wrote, “The market looks like it just put in a near term low on Friday as the bulls showed up and defended the longer-term 200 DMA line.” That is exactly what happened as stocks soared last week and enjoyed their best week since 2013. I also […]

Week-In-Review: Stock Bounce After Very Tough Week On Wall Street

Stocks Bounce After Very Tough Week On Wall Street The market looks like it just put in a near term low on Friday as the bulls showed up and defended the longer-term 200 DMA line. In the last two weeks, the market erased the last 10-week’s of gains. That, ladies and gentlemen, is not an […]

Week-In-Review: Stocks Finally Pullback, Now What?

Stocks Finally Pullback, Now What? The market is finally pulling back to consolidate its very healthy and very strong advance. Remember, markets do not go up forever and it is perfectly normal (and healthy) to see the market pullback after a very strong rally to consolidate the move. Nice orderly pullbacks are healthy and allow […]

Week-In-Review: Stocks Rally On Strong Earnings

Stocks Rally On Strong Earnings The bulls remain in clear control of this market as the impressive rally continues unchecked. There are a few important things to note: First, the market is extremely extended. Second, it refuses to fall. In fact, pullbacks last a few hours, not even a few days. Third, even stocks that […]

Week-In-Review: Stocks Continue To Rally As Earnings Season Begins

Stocks Rally As Earnings Season Begins Not much changed from my comments last week. Stocks went from being overbought, to being very over-bought in a matter of a few weeks. The fact that the market refuses to fall in a meaningful fashion clearly shows you how strong the bulls are right now. Stepping back, it […]

Week-In-Review: Stocks Soar Ahead of Earnings Season

Stocks Rally Ahead of Earnings Season Stocks went from being overbought, to being very over-bought in a matter of a few weeks. The fact that the market refuses to fall in a meaningful fashion clearly shows you how strong the bulls are right now. Stepping back, it is important to keep a cool head and […]