Fed Sledgehammers, FOMC Minutes, CPI, Bonds, Markets, 5 Steps to Victory

One must accept that the FOMC is probably very close to being quite aggressive and being so aggressive quite unanimously.

Leadership Reestablished? Manic Monday, Check Out the Charts, Death of Globalism

Tech might not truly be leading markets vertically, but it is certainly leading investor behavior in a more horizontal fashion.

Ukraine War, Treasuries, Markets, Oil, Economy, Trading Redwire

Expanded economic hardship if not outright contraction in two to three years is exactly what Treasury markets are signaling.

What an Inverted Yield Curve Is Telling Us About a Potential Recession

The inversion that we saw this week is only the beginning -- an ever more aggressive Fed results in an ever more inverted curve.

Why I'm Not Buying the Market's 'Head Fake'

With a multitude of headwinds, should the S&P 500 really be trading at 20 times forward earnings?

2 Small-Cap Stocks I'm Buying as FOMO Takes Hold

It is refreshing to see so many of the badly beaten-up small-caps finally come to life,

Market Push and Pull, Powell's Brutal Honesty, Yield Curves and Spreads, Russia

The lesson is to remain flexible. Always. Let price discovery guide decision making as much as logic, not less, not more.

Is This a Bear Market Rally or an 'All Clear'?

We continue down the path of 'Putin cannot win, but he cannot afford to lose either.'

Why I'm Concerned About the Financial Sector

Higher interest rates tend to favor banks, but they also could result in outcomes that would have negative impacts on financial institutions.

Blue Monday, Technical Damage, Death Cross, FOMC, China, Raskin, Lockheed Martin

The Nasdaq Composite suffered a 'death cross' back in mid-February and what happened after that is now clear to see.