Crucial CPI, Hoping for the Real Thing, Wall Street Braces, Intel, Rockin' Apple

Trading volume remains the missing ingredient that prevents me from confirming this rally as the 'real thing.'

Don't Expect Anyone to Ever Make a Movie About Powell and Yellen

We are just not living in an orderly time in the US economy, so to predict orderly stock market corrections is ludicrous.

Serious Fed, Traders More Than Investors, Top Dog Energy, 3M, Trading Belite Bio

The Fed was too easy for far too long and now will be too tight, probably for far too long.

A Message Had to Be Delivered and Central Bankers Delivered It

They are fighting expectations as much as anything and hammered home their alleged willingness to hike rates in the face of bad economic data.

Jackson Hole Is Important, But It's Not Everything Right Now

There are a lot of other major stories besides Powell's speech that investors need to keep an eye on.

El Toro Returns, A Wednesday Full of Wow, The Technical Setup, Disney Reports

All hail the new bull. Same as the old bull? Not a chance.

With the Jobs Report on Tap, 3 Other Issues Are Equally Important for Investors

Here's what to expect in Friday's numbers, as well as my single biggest concern right now.

Target Date Funds: What Some Investors May Be Shocked to Find Out

There's an issue affecting these popular funds that many may not be aware of.

Fed Day, What to Expect, Bad Scheduling, Note to Retail Investors, Microsoft

This year's Jackson Hole symposium buys Powell and crew time to figure out how they want to position themselves moving into the latter part of 2022.

Walmart's Woes, Standing Before the Payphones, Coinbase Crumbles, Yardeni's Call

Monday's trading action reminded me of a quiet bus ride into the mayhem.