Weighing the Week Ahead: A Defining Moment for Financial Markets

The economic calendar includes several significant reports.  Housing data on new home starts, retail sales, industrial production, and leading indicators are all on tap.  Fed fans can ponder the Beige Book, anecdotal evidence from each district to provide color at the next FOMC meeting. Earnings season begins, and the Washington news will continue to dominate. […]

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Stock Exchange: These Styles Will Come Back

The Stock Exchange is all about trading. Each week, we do the following: Discuss an important issue for traders, highlight several technical trading methods, including current ideas, feature advise from top traders and writers, and provide a few (minority) reactions from fundamental analysts. We also have some fun. We welcome comments, links and ideas to help us […]

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Weighing the Week Ahead: Investment Effects of the Changing Political Landscape

The economic calendar is a modest one featuring the JOLTS report and inflation data. NFIB optimism and Michigan sentiment continue to be important since confidence is part of the current economic issue.  The relative lack of economic news leaves plenty of time for the punditry to offer “explanations” for each 1% market move.  The main […]

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Stock Exchange: ETFs Kill Fundamentals, Technicals Matter

The Stock Exchange is all about trading. Each week, we do the following: Discuss an important issue for traders, highlight several technical trading methods, including current ideas, feature advise from top traders and writers, and provide a few (minority) reactions from fundamental analysts. We also have some fun. We welcome comments, links and ideas to […]

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Stock Exchange: How Big Will The Next Market Pullback Be?

The Stock Exchange is all about trading. Each week, we do the following: Discuss an important issue for traders, highlight several technical trading methods, including current ideas, feature advise from top traders and writers, and provide a few (minority) reactions from fundamental analysts. We also have some fun. We welcome comments, links and ideas to […]

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