Week in Review #281

Week in Review #281

Summing Up The Week It didn’t take a genius to know that the beginning of the year would be weak as institutions and professionals took profits from last year which they didn’t want to create tax events at the end of 2023. I know this because I’m...
Week in Review #277

Week in Review #277

Summing Up The Week While the week started off in the red, reassuring labor market numbers throughout the weeks caused the stock market to bounce back as investors and traders seem to have formed a consensus around the “Soft Landing” thesis, the idea that...
Week in Review #272

Week in Review #272

Summing Up The Week While some argue that we’ve exited the season of volatility typically seen in September and October, this week certainly didn’t feel like it. While stocks rallied significantly following the Federal Reserve’s announcement on...
Week in Review #268

Week in Review #268

Summing Up The Week September and October are notorious for being the worst two months for the year, and, despite many bullish analysts claiming it wouldn’t happen this year, I had a feeling we’d see a selloff simply due to systematic selling. Why is that?...
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...