Category Archives: Market Commentary

Equities Rebound Led By Energy

[Chart courtesy of MarketWatch.com] 1. Moving the markets Equities managed a small rebound, after 2 days of modest losses kept the major indexes in check. Oil prices spiked as two oil tankers were damaged in suspected attacks off the coast … Continue reading

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Drifting Aimlessly

[Chart courtesy of MarketWatch.com] 1. Moving the markets Upward momentum was conspicuously absent during this session, which had stocks drift aimlessly lower, interrupted by the occasional bounce to nowhere. The major indexes followed yesterday’s theme by slipping moderately. On the … Continue reading

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An Early Rally Stalls And Runs Out Of Steam

[Chart courtesy of MarketWatch.com] 1. Moving the markets Despite another positive start to the session, equities struggled, lost traction and slid into the red, with the major indexes hugging their respective unchanged lines and closing a tad below it. Powering … Continue reading

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Trade Tensions Drop—Equities Pop

[Chart courtesy of MarketWatch.com] Moving the markets A quick end to the Mexican tariff saga helped the major indexes to follow through from Friday’s rally with the Nasdaq taking the lead, while the Dow ended higher for the 6th straight … Continue reading

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Keeping The Bullish Dream Alive

[Chart courtesy of MarketWatch.com] Moving the markets Despite an early struggle for direction, bullish momentum picked up with the major indexes notching another day of gains making this the third winning session in a row. The trade battles with China … Continue reading

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Ramping Higher In The Face Of Plunging Oil Prices

[Chart courtesy of MarketWatch.com] Moving the markets Equities started the session in the positive, before a mid-day pullback interrupted follow through buying from yesterday. The pause was short-lived and, despite conflicting economic data, the bulls charged ahead with the major … Continue reading

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