Category Archives: Market Commentary

Touching New Records

[Chart courtesy of MarketWatch.com] Moving the markets The bullish mood continued with the S&P and Nasdaq setting new records, while the Dow briefly crossed its 29k marker but backed off later in the session. Supporting the ramp higher was news … Continue reading

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And The Bullish Beat Goes On

[Chart courtesy of MarketWatch.com] Moving the markets After the opening bell, the major indexes continued their attack into record territory, as the attention moved from Iran to the latest in the U.S.-China trade agreement. It appeared that the tensions in … Continue reading

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Climbing A Wall Of Worry—And Setting New Records

[Chart courtesy of MarketWatch.com] Moving the markets Despite a sharp sell-off overnight in the futures market, which pulled the Dow down some 400 points, the negative mood had completely changed by the time regular session bell rang. We opened slightly … Continue reading

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Middle East Concerns Remain Front And Center

[Chart courtesy of MarketWatch.com] Moving the markets The major indexes opened lower and bobbed and weaved below their respective unchanged lines through the entire session, with only the Nasdaq spending some time above it, but it did not manage to … Continue reading

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Bouncing Off The Lows

[Chart courtesy of MarketWatch.com] Moving the markets Despite the escalating tensions in the Middle East, the markets appeared to be looking past the beating of the war drums and dug themselves out of an early hole. The initial dump did … Continue reading

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Roaring Into 2020

[Chart courtesy of MarketWatch.com] Moving the markets The major indexes continued where they left off on the last day of 2019 and roared into 2020 with utter abundance, with all three of them gaining solidly. The entire session was supported … Continue reading

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