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D&D Note (6.19.2018) ~ Trade War Triggers Algorithms To Sell ~ #StockMarket #TradeWar

D&D Note (6.19.2018) ~ Trade War Triggers Algorithms To Sell ~ Last night and through todays session the high frequency trading algorithms got triggered to sell on the news of $200 Billion to $400 Billion in additional tariffs on China on top of the current $50 Billion. Economic data shows that China can only retaliate … Continue reading

D&D Note (6.15.2018) ~ Trade War Resumes ~ #StockMarket #TradeWar

D&D Note (6.15.2018) ~ Trade War Resumes ~ It has been a busy week in the markets with the North Korea Summit earlier in the week, the AT&T and Time Warner deal getting approved, Comcast now bidding for FOX assets to rival Disney, the FED rising rates and signaling 4 hikes this year, the ECB … Continue reading

D&D Note (6.8.2018) ~ Markets Stage Comeback To Rally Into Close ~ #StockMarket

D&D Note (6.8.2018) ~ Markets Stage Comeback To Rally Into Close ~ Markets opened in the red but staged an afternoon rally to finish in the green on the session. The DOW gained 0.30% to 25,316 points, the S&P 500 rallied 0.31% to 2,779 points, and the NASDAQ finished up 0.14% to 7,645 points. Cannabis … Continue reading

D&D Note (6.6.2018) ~ Cannabis Stocks Catch A Fire ~ #StockMarket #Cannabis

D&D Note (6.6.2018) ~ Cannabis Stocks Catch A Fire ~ Ahead of the vote to legalize recreational use tomorrow in Canada, Cannabis Stocks (better known as Pot Stocks) rallied big today. All D&D Cannabis holdings gained on the day with MEDFF up 9.88%, IMLFF up 8.92%, APHQF up 4.36%, CNTTF up 3.92%, CGC up 2.75%. … Continue reading

D&D Note (6.5.2018) ~ Apple Closes In On One Trillion Dollar Valuation ~ #StockMarket #Apple

D&D Note (6.5.2018) ~ Apple Closes In On One Trillion Dollar Valuation ~ The world’s most valuable company Apple is only about 5% away from being the first company to hit a One Trillion Dollar valuation. With its transition from a hardware company to a services company it might have a lot more room to … Continue reading

D&D Note (6.4.2018) ~ NASDAQ Hits All Time High ~ #StockMarket

D&D Note (6.4.2018) ~ NASDAQ Hits All Time High ~ Markets gained today in a follow through from Friday’s better than expected jobs report. The North Korea Summit being called back on helped reduce geopolitical headwinds.  The NASDAQ hit an all time high today of 7606.46 with the assistance of Apple and Amazon both hitting … Continue reading

D&D Note (5.31.2018) ~ “National Security” Tariffs Imposed on Core US Allies, Markets Decline ~ #StockMarket #Tariffs

D&D Note (5.31.2018) ~ “National Security” Tariffs Imposed on Core US Allies, Markets Decline ~ Today the Trump Administration imposed Steel & Aluminum Tariffs sighting National Security on our core allies including the EU, Canada, and Mexico. Our NAFTA partners Canada and Mexico both announced retaliatory tariffs in a dollar for dollar manner. This led … Continue reading

D&D Note (5.30.2018) ~ Italy Contagion Fears Subside Pushing Markets Higher ~ #StockMarket

D&D Note (5.30.2018) ~ Italy Contagion Fears Subside Pushing Markets Higher ~ Markets bounced back today after yesterdays one day algo driven selloff. Calmer heads prevailed and investors have realized that Italy is not Greece and most likely not going to be another Brexit. The Financial sector saw good gains but did not gain back … Continue reading

D&D Note (5.29.2018) ~ Spike in Italian Bond Yields Sends Stocks Down ~ #StockMarket #ItalyDebt #Sell-Off

D&D Note (5.29.2018) ~ Spike in Italian Bond Yields Sends Stocks Down ~ A political + debt crisis in Italy over the weekend saw a spike in Italian bond yields causing a huge flight to safety into the US Dollar and US Treasuries. Italy 2-YR Yield rose to 2.738% and the Italy 10-YR Yield rose … Continue reading

D&D Note (5.24.2018) ~ Cancelation of North Korea Summit Rattles Markets ~ #StockMarket #NorthKorea

D&D Note (5.24.2018) ~ Cancelation of North Korea Summit Rattles Markets ~ Today in perhaps a page from “The Art of the Deal” the President pulled out of the upcoming North Korea summit. He left the door open to reschedule the summit. Markets hit the low of the day on the news but did recover … Continue reading