It is not productive to have emotional reactions to every loss and every gain, as both are part of the business of trading and should be taken in stride.
The Chinese purposely timed their response to occur in front of Powell's speech to create as much market disruption as possible.
Literally at the same time Powell was speaking, trade tensions were ramping up.
If you see something you love, then take a nibble, but big bites aren't on the menu for me today.
CRM shouldn't be sagging with the broader tech sector.
But this wasn't the blow out quarter the headlines would have you believe.
For FL, the story is very much a question of whether the second half of the year can be better than the first.
I wish I could say buy this dip. But the dip is one that's not necessarily going to have an ending today.
The market is said to hate uncertainty and we have much more of it now.
Is Li Ka-shing being unpatriotic by selling down assets in China and redeploying the capital in Britain?
I see VMW trading in the high $130s and my engine gets running.
Freeport-McMoRan is always going to be my first call on the health of copper.
What we are hearing is that the Fed is data-dependent and is aware of the potential problems caused by the trade dispute and other issues.
Alexion Pharmaceuticals is a solid company that is the subject of acquisition rumors and Amicus Therapeutics has a key drug off to a strong start.
Resistance levels were tested again but failed to breach to the upside.
Shares of several retailers rode the coattails of Nordstrom and Dick's Sporting Goods on their favorable earnings releases Thursday, but Friday offers a mixed bag.
Salesforce is characteristically sustaining strength despite a heap of headwinds.
Investors can find far better yield by simply buying the S&P 500.
The Fed Chair's address this day will move markets. This we know.
Powell has not produced the positive market reactions that his predecessors tended to produce. Expect several swings to occur while market players try to sort out all the ramifications.
Children's Place was down on earnings earlier this week, but is poised to bounce big.
We've got some far out readings and we could brush them off as outliers ... but here's what happened when I did that once in late 2007....
With uncertainty around what Fed Chair Jerome Powell might say Friday, it's unclear how much dovishness will take the market higher.
It's easy to get fired up over fear, rumors and headlines, but don't make bad decisions without good data and research.
The Fed has more than enough reason to be preemptive in a way it's never been, preemptively positive.
This group benefits from two trends -- declining interest rates and an aging of the population.
I think it eventually will get to $220 per share.
Where are we headed next?
Stitch Fix has surpassed earnings expectations every quarter since coming public.
Let's check out the charts.