You’re All Clear Kid!

The stock market bull turned 9 The bull market in the S&P 500 Index turned 9 last Friday. Actually, the start date of the bull market is apparently open to dispute. One view is that it started in 2013, when stocks cleared the previous high set in 2007. Another view is that maybe it started in […]

Stayin’ Alive In The Stock Market

The stock market correction is here Stock prices officially “corrected” last week. In most walks of life, the idea that something has been corrected typically ushers feelings of confidence and relief. This is yet another area where the stock market is different from real life! I wrote last week that I expected the S&P 500 to […]

How To Beat The Stock Market In 2018

In this post I’m going to discuss my approach – as a trader – to beating the stock market in 2018. Well…sort of. We’ll get to that in a minute. ETFs have been a no-brainer Conventional wisdom these days would have you believe that attempting to “beat the market” is a fool’s errand. Over the […]

What To Expect From The Stock Market In 2018

Heading into the end of the calendar year and many stock market pundits are sharing their guesses forecasts for where stocks will go in 2018. In this article I promise to spare you the “S&P 500 will close at 2450 on 31 December 2018” type of forecast. Instead, I’ll give you an outline what I […]