Week in Review #283

Week in Review #283

Summing Up The Week The Bulls and the Bears still can’t figure out which way they want to take stocks. Whenever one camp gets a foothold, the other swings their legs out from under them. On the one hand, the intraday volatility can provide a lot of opportunities...
Week in Review #270

Week in Review #270

Summing Up The Week Between higher retail sales and a 10-year nearly hitting 5% early in the week, the markets were already reeling, and this was before the Powell smackdown on Thursday when Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell came out extremely hawkish where many...
Week in Review #269

Week in Review #269

Summing Up The Week The relief rally that started last week continued throughout this week with markets shrugging off war in the Middle East along with higher-than-expected inflation readings. Believe it or not, this kind of price action falls right in line with the...
Week in Review #266

Week in Review #266

Summing Up The Week Slowly at first, then all at once… Weeks with Federal Reserve meetings tend to be incredibly dull up until the Wednesday announcement of the Fed decision and this week was no different. This kind of slow price action makes sense intuitively:...
Week in Review #264

Week in Review #264

Summing Up The Week While a shortened trading week thanks to the Labor Day holiday, the return of trading volume to the markets brought with it the seasonal volatility I’ve been warning about for the past weeks. Markets sold off in all sectors on very little...