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Diversification Helps Mitigate Volatility and Points On Trade

The S&P 500 Index’s biggest one-day drop since Jan. 3 (-2.38%) was also a broad Read more

Week in Review

Five Talking Points from this week. This week saw trade tensions rise which caused a Read more

U.S. GDP Grew By A Surprising 3.2%

But the Beauty is in the Eye of the Beholder U.S. real GDP jumped by Read more

Global Risk Aversion Falls to the Lowest Level Since January 2018

As investors prepare for a week full of earnings releases and volatility slumps across markets, Read more

Widening Spread – Oil

The U.S.’s planned announcement on eliminating waivers for buyers of Iranian oil is pushing up Brent crude Read more

Is The Dollar Losing Its Luster?

On Friday, the IMF released a report that demonstrated that global central banks continue to Read more

Fed Model: Stocks are Cheaper than Bonds (Relatively)

The spread between the S&P 500 Index’s earnings yield and the yield on the 10-year Read more

Yield Curve Inversion

After a week where the Federal Reserve turned decidedly “dovish”, a widely watched section of Read more

Comments On The Fed

A more dovish Federal Reserve kept rates steady (2.25% to 2.50%) today while also reducing Read more

Job Security Is At Decade High

U.S. workers are growing more confident amid a robust labor market. According to this month’s Read more

Global Equity Markets Advance The Most In 4 Months

Sparked by China’s renewed commitment to stimulus and continued momentum on trade, global stocks capped Read more

Breadth or Depth? Relative Strength Indicators Suggest Industrials, Utilities and Tech May Be Overvalued

As we head into today’s close, the S&P 500 Index breached the “overbought” level of Read more

Small-Cap Rally Is Up Against Some Resistance Levels

The Russell 2000 is on the cusp of hitting technical resistance and other major indexes Read more

Notes on the Non-Farm Payrolls

Despite the partial government shutdown, employers started 2019 by hiring the most workers in almost Read more

Emerging Markets Growth

Growth rates in China, India and other developing economies has dwarfed that of advanced economies Read more