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Just Another Bear Market Rally?

Just Another Bear Market Rally?
Just Another Bear Market Rally?Here we are three weeks into 2023 and stocks have been on a solid run with all the major indices in the black. NASD...

Charts & Returns That Stood Out in 2022

Charts & Returns That Stood Out in 2022
Happy New Year! I hope you all had the chance to take a break from your usual routines and spend time with loved ones during the holidays. I haven'...

The Fed Chair Ignites a Rally

The Fed Chair Ignites a Rally
Stocks were in need of a catalyst after trading mostly unchanged for two weeks and yesterday Fed Chair Jerome Powell delivered.Every sector closed ...

Oil's Big Reversal

Oil's Big Reversal
Oil was on the top of my list when it came to what I was going to be watching closely heading into Monday. Why? Because oil started to roll over la...

Why Did Stocks Rally Last Week?

Why Did Stocks Rally Last Week?
Stocks were in need of a catalyst and they got it last week with the US inflation rate coming in at 7.7% which was lower than the 8.0% expected.A t...

5 Charts to Pay Close Attention to This Week

5 Charts to Pay Close Attention to This Week
The US Dollar IndexThe US dollar has been a must watch the last few months and it continues to be at the top of the list.A weaker USD should provid...

Are We Back to a "Risk On" Environment?

Are We Back to a "Risk On" Environment?
Last week the S&P 500, DJIA, NASDAQ, and Russell 2000 traded higher for the second consecutive week. But what was more impressive is how many s...

Many Stocks Have Already Bottomed

Many Stocks Have Already Bottomed
This week I'm sticking with a similar message from last week. It's a market of stocks and despite the weakness in the major indices, along with gro...

It's a Market of Stocks

It's a Market of Stocks
When it comes the broad market, it's ugly out there and Mr. Market isn't offering up many opportunities but there are still pockets of strength if ...

Gold & Silver - From Failed Moves Come Fast Moves

Gold & Silver - From Failed Moves Come Fast Moves
There's a saying associated with false breakouts and breakdowns. It's something like, "from failed moves come fast moves."Did this just happen in g...

5 Charts to Pay Close Attention to This Week

5 Charts to Pay Close Attention to This Week
The Russell 2000While the S&P 500, DJIA, and the NASDAQ fell below the September low last week, small caps or the Russell 2000 did manage to ho...

Did These Popular Brands Bottom?

Did These Popular Brands Bottom?
I've never been one to call a bottom but I do like to look for signs that the worst is over or at least could be coming to an end. Since no one eve...