3 Reasons Markets May See a Period of Consolidation

One indicator is at a peak level seen only twice in the past two years.

The Big Question for Me Is Positioning, Specifically in Equities

It's hard to buy the "everyone is bearish" argument, but there are reasons to believe there could be selling pressure as the end of the year approaches.

China Covid Protests, Fed Rates, 'Seasonal' Rally, S&P Charts, Jobs Week

This week a number of Fed speakers will crawl out of their respective cages and probably opine publicly on such topics as inflation and economic growth.

Market Uptrends Persist as the Dow Violates Resistance

The S&P's valuation gap is widening.

Don't Expect This Rally to Last, So Put in Stops Now to Protect Your Profits

It won't be surprising to see folks focus on earnings estimates being too high once late December and early January roll around.

Investor Sentiment Readings Cool as Valuation Stretches

Here's why we have tempered our enthusiasm just a bit.

Why I'm Very Bullish on Bonds and My 'Complex' Outlook for Stocks

How did I get so bullish on bonds? Several factors.

Bullish Trends, Stretched Valuation

Here's our latest look at the market's charts and data.

Here's the Most Sensible Approach to Trading This Market Now

There is plenty of fuel to move the markets higher, based on these indicators.

As Indexes Tread Water, Opportunities in Individual Stocks Abound

Plus, a few quick thoughts on how to trade a popular bond ETF and a couple gold plays.