James "Rev Shark" DePorre is the author of Invest Like a Shark: How a Deaf Guy With No Job and Limited Capital Made a Fortune Investing in the Stock Market. He is founder and CEO of Shark Asset Management, an investment management firm, and he also operates sharkinvesting.com, an interactive online community that serves and educates active investors.Expand

DePorre holds business and law degrees from the University of Michigan, is a member of the Michigan Bar Association and a former attorney and CPA. He lives in Anna Maria Island, Fla., and Conover, N.C., with his wife and three children. Under no circumstances does the information in this column represent a recommendation to buy or sell stocks.Collapse

First time in a while to have more new lows than highs.
These are the worst internal measurements in a while.
In order to outperform you have to avoid the big losses that occur when selling accelerates.
The bulls say to not worry because the economy can handle higher rates and a less-accommodative Fed; we'll find out if they're right.
Will the market find some justification for selling?
Central bank is looking more dovish than hawkish.
There is no direct correlation between news events and market movement.
Keep in mind that there is seldom a "sell the news" reaction to the Fed.
The brief flurry of emotions has been quelled.
It gets shrugged off just like last month.

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