Week in Review #309

Week in Review #309

Summing Up The Week After four years of basically being able to ignore commentary from the White House, this week reminded me of the power of ex-President Donald Trump’s rhetoric on the markets. With positive news coming out early in the week, the stock market...
Week in Review #308

Week in Review #308

Summing Up The Week Before Thursday’s cooler-than-expected inflation report, stocks rallied significantly throughout the week on the back of no positive catalysts. On Wednesday, the S&P 500 saw a gain of more than one percent, again, with no real reason....
Week in Review #307

Week in Review #307

Summing Up The Week Despite weakening economic signals and even a unemployment, stocks shrugged off any negativity and continued to rally in a big way over the past week. Even companies who had been beaten down for weeks got back on their horses with Tesla (TSLA)...
Week in Review #306

Week in Review #306

Summing Up The Week The economic datapoints for the week came in fairly in-line, not causing much of a market reaction in either direction as stocks continued to grind higher. The real market-moving catalyst was Thursday’s Presidential Debate, where President...
Week in Review #305

Week in Review #305

Summing Up The Week The markets continued to rally over the course of the holiday-shortened week on the back of what at least pundit nicknamed “Softilocks.” A combination of softening economic data with increasing unemployment has created a...
Week in Review #304

Week in Review #304

Summing Up The Week Could the Federal Reserve actually pull of a “Soft Landing?” It’s certainly starting to look that way. With last week’s jobs report showing rising unemployment potentially indicating a cooling economy, and both the CPI and...