Is cash still king? Hard to say for sure. Do investors need to be diversified? Yes.
The lack of opportunity for growth in this sector may just be its biggest strength right now.
We're looking for the VIX to work its way lower over time and the S&P higher, but it'll be a bumpy ride.
But what can we expect from this program, what kinds of bonds should benefit, and is the Fed setting us up for disappointment?
Has a change in sentiment occurred or is this just normal market volatility?
There's a host of factors that play into my full risk-off stance.
At least don't think about asking Fed Chief Jerome Powell. The Fed concluded its June meeting, and here are my takeaways.
ProShares UltraShort 20+ Year Treasury and Ally Financial are two plays to consider in a market that looks increasingly overbought.
Let's see how the Fed Chairman Jerome Powell can justify more liquidity measures as jobs data have improved and asset markets rebound strongly.
Look for Washington to rapidly lose interest in pumping stimulus into the economy.