Getting Hit By A Bus

For the second time this year, the stock market got hit by a bus last week. In this article I take a look at the week’s dramatic action in the stock market and look to see whether the weight of evidence leads me to expect higher or lower prices in the future

All-Clear For New Highs In The S&P 500

Watch the market update video. Market is looking more bullish The S&P 500 continues to hold above the key support level I have been highlighting recently (~2800). We are also seeing more positive developments in the Healthcare and Consumer Staples sectors, both of which are looking more bullish. Drought of new highs However, the S&P […]

Facebook Hasn’t Derailed The Bull Market

Watch the market update video. The bull market continued unabated last week, with the S&P 500 pushing through a key resistance level I have been highlighting and reaching above the 2800 level again. Strong earnings season Second quarter earnings have been helpful to the stock market. So far this earnings season the “beat rate” is […]

Some Bullish Developments

Watch the market update video. This week I have recorded for you a short (9 min) video covering some bullish developments in the markets. Below, I have briefly summarized what I cover in the video: Firstly, this: The QQQ is the ETF that tracks the NASDAQ. This is a BULLISH development for the NASDAQ, which has been providing […]

The Simple Bear Market Predictor

In this post, we look into: the main concerns market players are contending with presently The yield curve, why it’s flashing a warning signal How to predict a bear market and recession Trump’s “Trade War” The current state of play in markets The markets We are mid-way through the year and 2018 is shaping up […]