Obstacles that lie ahead, but this market never seems to embrace a negative narrative for long.
There's huge potential for a spike in volatility.
Plus, there still are hordes of people filing for unemployment assistance.
The result has been a technical breakdown in risk-asset pricing -- and the main culprit is without a doubt, the inability of Congress to compromise.
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With Fed's toolbox emptied and a big stimulus package unlikely, here's what I see for the economy, credit markets, and ... yes, stocks.
There are three key reasons why investors should resist the urge here.
Newly formed TikTok Global will remain a Chinese subsidiary, but plans an IPO, while WeChat is spared a U.S. ban by court action.
Make sure that your portfolio is composed of sane assets for the balance of this crazy year.
Plus, the chart of Novocure Limited is a real attention-grabber while the chart of Apple bears watching.
At least part of the market's negative reaction to the Fed on Wednesday may be tied to two factors.
Shinzo Abe successor Yoshihide Suga will continue 'Suganomics', but he's described as low on charisma yet high on political prowess.
Electoral risk remains the monster under the bed, and it only grows as our legislators intentionally choose the blame game over honest cooperation.
The outcome of the presidential race may not be known right away, which could rattle the markets until a winner is declared.
TikTok tries to satisfy the Gordian Knot of Trump push and Chinese pull through partnership deal with Larry Ellison's Oracle.
Also, several scheduled events this week, election risk, earnings to watch.
Plus, federal legislators fiddle while the ranks of the unemployed continue to burn.
We must see equity markets, the Nasdaq Composite and Nasdaq 100 in particular, fight back this week to keep on believing in this market.
With the VIX likely to rise near the election, the market is looking for big moves. But be ready for action in either direction.
As the best stocks are going down on great numbers and the new market leaders are a gamble, the stakes are getting higher.
We are within days of QQQ taking a dive.
How September markets digest August ahead of momentous events will be far more important to uptrend maintenance than how August closed.
We'll miss you, Shinzo Abe, who had big dreams but has only partially brought them into reality in Japan.
Plus, Veeva Systems reports stellar results and ups its guidance.
Real-life Jerry is just as out of touch with the working world as his character was 25 years ago.
It's likely that Powell may try to change the way the Fed targets inflation, and what the public expects going forward.
Monday's market action was in no way similar to that recent disparity between the 'haves' and 'have nots.'
Is that a sign of a healthy market?
The forced sale of TikTok as a purported national-security threat is simply a move by U.S. politicians to cash in on parental concern, and votes.
It may just be a matter of time before the green chokes on the pestilence and the stock market stars don't even matter.