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D&D Note (4.12.2018) ~ Banks Lead Market Rally ~ #StockMarket #Financials #Rally

D&D Note (4.12.2018) ~ Banks Lead Market Rally ~ Easing geopolitical tensions helped the markets to rally today. Yesterday investors digested the FED Minutes, where all members see higher GDP and inflation, more rate hikes, and saw trade war as downside risk.  The Financial sector led today ahead of tomorrows big earnings from the banks. … Continue reading

D&D Note (4.5.2018) ~ Rally Continues Ahead of Jobs Number ~ #StockMarket #Rally

D&D Note (4.5.2018) ~ Rally Continues Ahead of Jobs Number ~ Markets continued the rally today ahead of Fridays all important jobs data. The 10YR yield rose above 2.8% to close at 2.834%. The VIX remains below 20 to close at 18.94. The Materials and Energy sector led the rally today. Healthcare was the laggard finishing … Continue reading

D&D Note (3.26.2018) ~ Bounce Back Rally in Markets #StockMarket ~

D&D Note (3.26.2018) ~ Bounce Back Rally in Markets ~ Markets bounced off the Friday lows where we saw the 200 day moving average in the S&P get tested. Today we saw widespread gains lifting off oversold conditions. The DOW seeing one of the largest single point day gains ever. DOW gained 2.84% (669.40 points) … Continue reading

D&D Note (3.15.2018) ~ Rally Stalls Out ~

D&D Note (3.15.2018) ~ Rally Stalls Out ~ Markets today saw a nice rally midday but around the time the negative Walmart news came out the major indices all declined. A whistle blower says Walmart mislead on their e-commerce reports. The DOW finished up 0.47% The S&P finished down -0.08% at the 50 day of … Continue reading

D&D Note (3.13.2018) ~ Markets Remain Under Pressure ~

D&D Note (3.13.2018) ~ Markets Remain Under Pressure ~ The major indices all declined today showing that the market is still under pressure and looks more likely to head down than up in the near term. There were few places to hide today with Healthcare being one of them. As we approach the end of … Continue reading

D&D Note (3.9.2018) ~ Bull Market Turns 9 Years Old Today ~

D&D Note (3.9.2018) ~ Bull Market Turns 9 Years Old Today ~ The current Bull Market turned 9 years old today, and the markets finished up over 1.5% across the major indices on the day. The US added 313,000 jobs in February and unemployment rate is 4.1%. Wage growth increased at 2.6% less than last … Continue reading

D&D Note (3.7.2018) ~ Crypto Falls on SEC Regulation ~

D&D Note (3.7.2018) ~ Crypto Falls on SEC Regulation ~ Bitcoin sank below $10,000 today on news that the SEC is going to require crypto exchanges to register with the Securities and Exchange Commission. Crypto currencies and platforms across the spectrum all fell as well on the news. D&D sees this as actually a good … Continue reading

D&D Note (3.6.2018) ~ Choppy Trading Session & Concerns Cohn Will Resign ~

D&D Note (3.6.2018) ~ Choppy Trading Session & Concerns Cohn Will Resign ~ Markets started the day with good news coming out of North Korea on the idea the regime could end their nuclear ambitions. That news gave equities a nice bounce as the tape began. However, that quickly faded and the DOW saw a … Continue reading

D&D Note (3.5.2018) ~ Ryan Eases Trade War Fears, DOW Rallies 336 Points ~

D&D Note (3.5.2018) ~ Ryan Eases Trade War Fears, DOW Rallies 336 Points ~ Today House Speaker Paul Ryan weighed in on the new proposed tariff’s saying he was “extremely worried” about the trade plan. This counterweight relieved fears of an accelerating trade war and the DOW ripped 336 points on the session. Specifically stocks … Continue reading

D&D Note (2.14.2018) ~ Bond Proxy Equities Selloff as Inflation Creeps Up ~

D&D Note (2.14.2018) ~ Bond Proxy Equities Selloff as Inflation Creeps Up ~ On a day when the 10YR note hit 2.9% we saw the bond proxy stocks selloff. Specifically the sectors of Utilities, Telecom, and Real Estate which all have high dividend yields and have been used as a proxy to bonds during this … Continue reading