|Day Low/High||308.50 / 313.61|
|52 Wk Low/High||263.31 / 385.00|
This is a major earnings week, electoral risk is real, the virus is already slowing velocity, and the cavalry (fiscal policy) is not coming. Sometimes, circling the wagons is not the worst idea.
Several sessions over the past 10 days have seen increased trading volume at the NYSE, but not the Nasdaq, and for the S&P 500, but not the Nasdaq Composite. Is this professional risk reduction?
What We Need Now? Pure and simple. Follow through. Equity markets have to follow through.
Plus, Kansas City Southern rejects a reported takeover overture.
The Fed has done a lot, and is willing to do even more, but for now, is watching Congress. The fiscal side is where the next shoe falls.
From military jets to space travel, here are a bunch of stocks to consider.
There was a mild increase in trading volume at the New York Stock Exchange, but it was a rotational shift.
Good morning folks, I once again have the pleasure of sitting in for Doug and it's going to be a doozie of a day between March quarter earnings this morning from Boeing , Yum! Brands , General Dynamics , Northrop Grumman , General Electric and Maste...
Still love the name. But today I'm just being a trader.
This is day one of trading for a vastly changed company - Raytheon - now merged with United Technologies to form Raytheon Technologies.
I will be taking the very first step in rebuilding my long in LMT this morning as the market sagged, and I do think that an entry level for BA is around here someplace.
If the need arises to defend, or take to offense, Lockheed is at least as important as any other firm in the nation.
It's no secret that the Fed would like to get out of the short-term repo business.
Does such a large increase in Chinese spending on U.S. 'stuff' give reason to doubt that future action lives up to words on a page (or 86 pages for that matter)?
Apparently, unless the Iranian military simply does not train on their weapons, which I do not believe, the exercise was one of saving face... for now.
You asked for it, so here it is: This is where to put your money if the conflict with Iran gets out of control.
Let's review the latest charts and indicators of this defense contractor.
Don't let Boeing's problems lead you to ignore attractive opportunities in the sector.
There is less risk if one has the conviction of opinion in expressing their own view through several options strategies than there is in staking a claim in the equity space.
If you've ever read me, you know that I have long been involved with almost all of these defense stocks at one time or another.
Defense stocks offer both downside protection and potential upside.
Large-cap equity indices over a month have churned on lackluster interest outside of the high-frequency crowd, and the trucking and rail sectors are outperforming the indices this month.
The Trump and Xi administrations are at least looking at the same page. That's more than nothing.
'Playing defense' makes sense in this market.
Should these impeachment proceedings linger, this will be the first time that a reelection campaign is run under such conditions, meaning that the unpredictable becomes that much more predictable.