Week in Review: Stocks Bounce Back After Mid-Week Sell-Off… 05/19/2017

Last week, the market complexion changed and is a little weaker which means a defensive stance is warranted in the short-term. One of the hallmarks of a bull market is to see the market brush off nearly all negative news and just keep racing higher. Since the election, that was exactly what has been happening, […]

Week in Review: Stocks End Mixed As Retail Stocks Sink… 05/13/2017

Stocks ended mixed to mostly lower last week as investors digested the latest round of economic, political, and earnings data. The big takeaway last week for the market was a slew of retail stocks gapped down after reporting earnings. On a positive note, the Nasdaq and Nasdaq 100 continue to outperform while the small-cap Russell […]

Week in Review: Stocks End Higher As Other Markets Crumble… 05/05/2017

Stocks ended mixed to mostly higher last week as other markets crumbled and investors digested a plethora of earnings. ¬†A slew of currencies and commodities fell hard but sellers remained at bay on Wall Street. To be clear, we are still in a very strong bull market and until we see any major selling show […]

Week in Review: Stocks Surge In Last Week of April… 04/29/2017

Stocks surged last week on a trifecta of positive news. First, the French Election came back with a market-friendly outcome. Second, President Trump announced his much-awaited Tax plan. Finally, the long earnings recession is over. ¬†Technically, the bulls showed up and defended major support for the indices and sent stocks soaring back above their respective […]