|Day Low/High||137.32 / 138.28|
|52 Wk Low/High||98.09 / 141.10|
The U.S. economy is doing okay, but not great, and you can see that in a number of sectors.
We now have a Goldilocks' market environment.
We never thought, 24 hours ago, that it could possibly be this good.
With the price of crude higher (+$0.70), the yield on the 10-year U.S. note up by five basis points (to yield 2.56%) and conspicuous strength in industrials ( and +$3) and financials ( , and ), the tape has a growthy tone to it today.
With the averages skewed towards strength in JP Morgan , Boeing and Disney , I guess it's not surprising that breadth isn't even 2-1 positive. (1860 advancing/1050 declining).
It is one of those markets that look very good from the outside but much more difficult to trade once you dig in.
Here are updates on small biotech/biopharma names I have profiled before.
A combination of good economic news and friendly central banks creates a positive environment and leaves bears frustrated.
There are several metrics that will be measured across all of the major banks that analysts and investors alike must take into account.
JPMorgan earnings should provide some insight into what the market is expecting.
The first thing you need to think about when analyzing earnings has nothing to do with earnings. It has to do with where the stocks are.
When earnings season starts Friday I expect to see the character of the action shift.
We have to hope they are given a better chance to tell their story than they were Wednesday.
A cheat sheet of expected questions for investors and political theater enthusiasts.
It is likely time to build a long position in GS, but only on my terms.
Goldman's consumer-focused fin-tech effort is a key theme to watch in 2019.
The EU is on the ropes. The economy there is in flames.
After 7 straight positive days for the S&P 500, there are plenty of market players worried about missing out that would like to enter on a dip.
The bears were left grumbling this week as stocks rose with good economic news from China and a solid U.S. jobs report.
India's property market is increasingly institutionalized, and now it's available to retail investors, too.
As a trader, I very well may participate in Lyft stock. As an investor? No thank you.
You can't stop the rain coming down on this market until you get a host of people to realize there are bargains even if we have a big slowdown.
Some time later on Friday it is expected that Italy will break ranks with the G-7, the EU, NATO, and sign a Belt and Road Initiative Memorandum of Understanding with China.
I think sometimes the best way to parse the temperament is to go over the most obviously 'wrong' moves and address why they might not be wrong at all.
Here are some of my individual buy levels of stocks that I want to add to or reestablish on weakness: * $157.50 * $1625 * $1150 * $42 * $55 * $46 * $46.50 * $182.50 * $31 * $40 * $23 * $65 * $16.75 * $35 * $27.75 * $60 * $95 * $48 * $87.50 Note: Lon...
Why am I not more worried about a recession? Because Fed Chair Jay Powell has our back.
The market rally may be a rising tide, but investors should be wary of some of the stocks it has lifted up.
* Further reducing gross longs * And increasing my overall net short exposure I have also moved my position from large-sized to medium-sized. (And I plan to stay there.) With the recent liquidation of , , and longs, profit taking in a substantial a...