Posts in category Market Outlook


SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust (SPY): Don’t Call it a Pullback

It is Bullish that the S&P 500 (+130 bps) and NDX 100 (+411bps) are ostensibly …

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SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust (SPY): The Trump Rally Appears To Be Stalled

Thursday morning, the S&P 500 seemed to reiterate its misgivings about Trump’s churlish demeanor during …

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Why The U.S. Dollar (USD) And Bitcoin (BTC) Keep Rising

By Charles Hugh Smith I have covered the many reasons why the U.S. dollar (USD) has …

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Bitcoin (BTC) Boom and Bust

By Nathan McDonald Another boom and  another crash. The story of Bitcoin has been a …

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Buy the Rumor, Sell the News

By Matt Woebkenberg The old investing adage “Buy the rumor, sell the news” comes to …

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A Trump-Driven Q4 2016 and Why 2017 Is The End of “Coining It In”

Summary The upsurge in sentiment post-election means equity prices are dependent on underlying fundamentals. Expect …

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Are You Ready for the Recession Coming in 2017?

By Jay L. Zagorsky My outlook for 2017 and beyond is that the U.S. economy …

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Stock Trading Alert: Positive Expectations Following Global Stock Markets’ Rally

Briefly: In our opinion, speculative short positions are favored (with stop-loss at 2,330, and profit …

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Thin Holiday Market: Heavy Dollar, Yen Sensitive, and U.S. Equities/Yields Fall

In thin holiday markets, a correction to the trends seen in Q4 has materialized.  The US …

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A Closer Look: Tracking Holiday Market Moves

Economic data: Japan stands out with industrial production in Nov rising 1.5%, the most in five …

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