Market Outlook

S&P 500: Now Is the Time to Stay Invested

By Vic Lederman Right now, it feels like darn near everyone is expecting the great bull market in stocks to end… During October, …

S&P 500 (SPY): Volatility Is Back After a Tranquil Third Quarter

According to the 2018 edition of the Stock Trader’s Almanac, October has been a “great” time to buy. Once ranked last in terms of stock …

The S&P 500 (SPY) Is “Extremely” Oversold

The Call: The S&P Futures (+30 last) finish the day higher by +55-65 handles and retest 2,900 in short order as the technicals now offer …

Don’t Get It Wrong, Stocks Are Undervalued — Here’s Why

By Steve Sjuggerud Investing nerds, listen up… I have some shocking news for you. If you have heard experts say things like, “Stocks have …

What Does the Recent Bond Crash Mean For The Stock Market?

US bonds have not fallen like this since Donald Trump’s stunning election victory in November 2016.  Could this be a sign that big …

Will Valuations Throw Cold Water on the Bull’s Party?

In spite of the escalating trade “skirmish” and a long list of purported negatives, stocks continued to trudge higher last week with the …

Wall Street Eyes Midterm Elections

In case you couldn’t tell from the ubiquitous political ads and yard signs, midterm elections are right around the corner. Historically, volatility has …

Q2:18 Earnings Season Brings Anticipation of Bullish Breakout

From the standpoint of the performance of the broad market indexes, US stocks held up okay over the past four weeks, including a …

The American-Chinese Trade War: What is Going On?

After a long-sustained and ever-growing American dependence on Chinese goods became too much for Donald Trump to bear, the man of influence decided …

Facebook (FB), Trade War and Fed but No Easter Bunny Tears

After an explosive 2017 (+19.4%) and first month of 2018 (+5.