The stocks that performed well were the stocks that you would reach for in a recession.
Synchrony Financial and Gulfport Energy both offer reasons to expect their shares to rebound.
The payment processing company's shares are climbing after its third-quarter results beat expectations.
The Federal Reserve should, but likely won't, stop hiking rates before it inflicts more economic damage.
What the Fed needs to see is how many jobs are really in jeopardy from a digitized world and how digitization is keeping inflation in check.
The market is giving no clue as to which way it is headed, so stick to fundamentals.
The shift from regional to national banks is stark.
I am unimpressed by the latest earnings report. Despite good subscriber growth, fundamentals look weak.
Earnings conference calls will be filled with the words "tariffs" and "trade wars," but focus on company guidance for outlook and growth.
Wabash National is a key example -- dealing with the triple whammy of higher labor costs, higher steel costs from tariffs and higher interest rates.