Weighing the Week Ahead: Will Strong Earnings Confirm an Economic Rebound?

We have a light economic calendar with a focus on housing. There are continuing political and pandemic stories that could dominate the news cycle at any time. For those focused on financial markets, earnings season might provide answers to important questions. We will all be asking: Will earnings signal a strong economic rebound? Last Week […]

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Weighing the Week Ahead: What Will Q1 Earnings Reveal About Economic Strength?

The economic calendar is normal and includes some important reports. Despite this, the data will be overshadowed by Q1 earnings reports. With opinion sharply divided on future economic prospects, many will want to know how companies are doing and what their leaders think. They will be asking: What will Q1 earnings tell us about the […]

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Weighing the Week Ahead: Will Disappointing Earnings End the Stock Market Rally?

It is time for a return to normalcy! I expect much less Washington politics and much more focus on corporate earnings. While economic data reports are still delayed and distorted, we will gradually get back to analysis of economic fundamentals as well. Last week's theme emphasized the end of the apparent Washington stalemate – no […]

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