This shutdown is starting to feel different from those that we have experienced in the past, is it not?
As uncertainty increases, expect greater demand for safe haven assets.
This is the kind of reversal that happens in a bull market.
Plus, a resolution of the government shut-down needs to happen soon.
Take upbeat outlooks for equities with a grain of salt, and try these sectors to stay safe.
So here is how to deal with the vol -- and thrive.
But extreme short-term volatility will produce extreme long-term loss of public trust.
Without a take and hold of the 2570 level, this rally is all just a trading exercise.
Even if the Fed halts its trajectory now, the domestic economy would experience the impact of aggressively tighter policy at least into the second half of 2019.
The trend is your friend. This adage has worked very well over time.