Stocks end busy week mixed | Week in Review… 09/22/2017

Stocks ended mixed last week as investors digested a slew of data.  First, global central banks sent mixed messages as the U.S. Fed was perceived to be slightly hawkish while Japan’s Central Bank was overtly dovish.  Earnings were less than thrilling as most of the stocks that reported fell on heavy volume.  Additionally, geopolitical tensions […]

Stocks Hit Fresh Record Highs | Week in Review… 09/16/2017

Stocks rallied sharply last week after the damage from hurricane Irma was much less than originally expected. Thankfully, in the 11th hour, Irma weakened considerably, made a last-minute turn, and skated up the west coast of Florida. The Dow, S&P 500, Nasdaq Composite, and Russell all ended the week higher as investors continued to shrug […]

Stocks Quiet Ahead Of The Hurricane | Week in Review 09/08/2017

Stocks Quiet Ahead Of The Hurricane The stock market remains very strong. The major indices slid last week but were quiet as the country waits for Hurricane Irma to hit Florida and parts of the East Coast.  Stepping back, the action remains healthy as the market continues to trade just below record highs and sellers […]

The Bulls are Back in the Drivers Seat | Week in Review 09/01/2017

Bulls Back In The Driver’s Seat The stock market remains exceptionally strong. Once again, the latest pullback was another strong buying opportunity. The Dow Jones Industrial Average, Nasdaq Composite, and benchmark S&P 500 are all back above near-term support and, once again, flirting with new highs.  This was another shallow/healthy pullback in both size (small […]