The Small Retail Rout Continues -- But Here's Why I Play These Stocks

Why would anyone in their right mind want to own a small retailer in this environment? Let me tell you.

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.

The Fed Doesn't Want the Stock Market Higher Right Now

A bullish stock market and a high level of confidence are inflationary and make it harder for the Fed to accomplish its goals.

Trampled Ground, Intense Algorithmic Fight, Good News-Bad News, Cisco and Nvidia

The big kids have been far more active in rallies. Selloffs have more than likely been composed more of traders taking profits, while those big kids have sat on their hands.

6 Powerful Ways to Invest in Defense

Households and companies may tighten their belts during times of economic uncertainty, but you know who won't? The U.S. government.

Expect 2023 to Be the Year Consumers Traded Down

Consumers account for roughly 70% of economic activity and at this point they are tapped out.

All Index Charts Test Resistance

We continue to believe the equity markets have seen their lows.

Skating on Thin Ice, Missile Strike, Fed, Trading Volume, Charting the S&P 500

Make no mistake, the S&P 500 is currently strong from a technical perspective. That said, there is traffic ahead.

As the Market Cheers the Soft Data, Let the Hedge Funds Play Their Games

When positions get too one-sided, they can snap back in the opposite way -- but that may not mean there is a change in trend.

The Best Way to Deal With This Overly Optimistic Market

It feels frothy out there.