|Day Low/High||60.20 / 62.04|
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Small-caps and mid-caps are still picking first downs on every play, storming back from a badly oversold condition that has just about normalized.
Let's see what makes an 'aisle' of stocks hot and what makes another messy -- and what I'd suggest you put in your cart.
Not only have the indices bounced, but there also has been strong rotation back into growth.
We didn't see much wild rotation, but the Russell 2000 did outperform, and the negative action could prove good from a technical standpoint.
The first step is to recognize what is going on as major indices go one way and speculative stocks go another.
Speculative liquidity has essentially disappeared.
There was some bounce action on Friday that gave traders some hope, but it was quickly crushed this morning.
Closing the gap between the disparate groups is likely to be a very messy process.
Don't fear the taxman, view this one as an opportunity, not a penalty.
When you hear about chip shortage you need to think of Lam. The world needs Lam to add to capacity as fast as possible.
Canada made the developed world's first moves toward normalizing monetary policy coming out of the pandemic, despite the fact that Canada does not seem to be flattening its own curve.
It may seem ridiculous, but you can distill the market down to these two names because they stand for palpable themes.
Word that the French government is locking down activity in certain regions due to a Covid re-emergence shouldn't be ignored.
Here's why the Fed chief will probably be proven dead right in his views of inflation.
After a strong run in the materials company's shares the charts are turning just OK, which calls for caution.
Among other things, the president works to align Democratic senators to support his massive Covid relief bill.
The charts of U.S. Steel, Freeport-McMoRan and DuPont suggest that the surge in their shares may have just begun.
I think investors deserve much better than to say that there's no opportunity for income in this market.
I am talking about themes that can stand the test not of today, or tomorrow, but for all of 2021 and beyond.
After years of being losers how did everything auto catch fire? Simple: the darned pandemic.
Earnings are coming, and I suggest waiting at this point on the ones that are up, but buying those that are flat to down.
Let's check out both the stocks that are going strong -- even without a stimulus -- and what I call the nascent bull markets.
What happens after this is likely a flurry of deals that will require more selling and that begins to cut into the tech stocks with much lower valuations like Facebook, Apple and Alphabet.
Earnings reports continue to outperform, but can this support equity markets at these levels now?