The main concern for investors remains escalating trade tensions between the U.S. and China.
Pay strict attention to sentiment indicators
While the bears have been unsuccessful so far in breaking support, the bulls have been equally lackluster in generating upside momentum.
When it comes to inflation, the Fed may be risking their credibility.
With slower economic growth ahead, Village Super Market may provide a haven to investors looking for companies that have defensive business models and enviable dividend yields.
The more the market knows about the weaknesses cited by Home Depot, the more cushion Lowe's has ahead of earnings.
HD isn't likely to be a casualty of the trade war.
Investors on the hunt for safe-haven stocks need to be wary of dividend yields that look too good to be true.
The elites may not realize it but President Trump is trying to develop a coalition of the willing to stand up to China.
It might not be a bad idea to move toward some conservative names such as PG, MDLZ and PEP.