Job Cuts And Stock Buybacks Keys To Success In 2023

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February 3rd, 2023 Job Cuts And Stock Buybacks Keys To Success In 2023 The thing I’ve learned from this earnings season is that a company can have consecutive quarterly drops in revenue and provide a lower forecast for revenue, but still be rewarded during an earnings announcement if they mention a few key phrases. The […]

Fed Raises Rates But Bulls Are Still In Control

February 2nd, 2023 Fed Raises Rates But Bulls Are Still In Control Ok, bulls. You win.  I will start lifting my bearish stance on the market.  Despite the final 10-minute market sell-off and a Dow that finished flat, you seem to be firmly in control of this market. I’m not exactly sure what the bulls […]

What Past Fed Announcements Tell Us The Market Will Do Today

February 1st, 2023 What Past Fed Announcements Tell Us The Market Will Do Today Watch out – this article is going to have some math. Here we are once again on Fed Announcement day. Most of the folks in the WallStreetBets camp loaded up on puts, and I have to believe they aren’t liking that […]

The Hidden Profits Of 2023

January 31st, 2022 The Hidden Profits Of 2023 There is still one more trading day left in January, but if the adage “as the S&P 500 goes in January, so goes the year” holds true, the markets are in for a favorable year.  The market rose over 4% (so far) in January and only closed […]

The Fed Goes Up Against Earnings This Week

January 30th, 2022 The Fed Goes Up Against Earnings This Week We are in peak earnings season with some heavy hitters like Pfizer (PFE), Snap (SNAP), Meta Platforms (META), Amazon (AMZN), Alphabet (GOOGL), and Apple (AAPL) all set to report this week. Some are responsible for a decent portion of their respective index performance, meaning […]

Smoother Sailing in 2023

January 17th, 2022 Smoother Sailing in 2023 Nothing has changed since the end of 2022, yet traders have already decided that this year won’t be as bad as the last. Bulls have been piling into stocks since the beginning of January. China is reopening at an accelerated pace and could be the key to heading […]

The Rise Of Bing Over Google – That’s No Joke

January 12, 2023 The Rise Of Bing Over Google – That’s No Joke Before we talk about two tech giants getting ready to battle it out once again, let’s look at the overall market. The market continues to ignore the Fed’s rate guidance, despite it being published less than a month ago. Some of the […]

Why I Ignore Most Of The News

January 9th, 2022 Why I Ignore Most Of The News It’s easy to get caught up in the financial headlines. I’ve certainly done it. Last week shows why I ignore most day-to-day stories. I know that may seem odd coming from someone who writes a daily newsletter but let’s look at what happened at the […]

Is Biogen A Buy Or A Sell?

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This Index Never Experienced Two Negative Consecutive Years

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