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D&D Note (8.4.2020) ~ Stocks Drift Sideways As Congress Negotiates Relief Bill And Gold Closes Above $2,000 ~ #StockMarket #Gold

D&D Note (8.4.2020) ~ Stocks Drift Sideways As Congress Negotiates Relief Bill And Gold Closes Above $2000 ~ Stocks traded roughly flat on the day as Congress continues to drag negotiations along on the next Relief Bill. Mitch McConnell has taken the back seat and has said he is “prepared to support” whatever agreement is … Continue reading

D&D Note (7.24.2020) ~ Rising Tensions Between China & U.S. Sends Markets Lower And Gold to $1900 ~ #StockMarket #GoldRally

D&D Note (7.24.2020) ~ Rising Tensions Between China & U.S. Sends Markets Lower And Gold to $1900 ~ The continued rising tensions between China and the U.S. put downward pressure on the markets today after China retaliates and closes the U.S. consulate in Chengdu. Equity markets gapped down on the open and remained in the … Continue reading

D&D Note (7.23.2020) ~ Markets Drop Led By Tech As Jobless Claims Rise ~ #StockMarket #Unemployment

D&D Note (7.23.2020) ~ Markets Drop Led By Tech As Jobless Claims Rise ~ Markets snapped a 4-day win streak today with all major indices falling on the day and VIX rising back above 26. Jobless claims rise showing we are not out of the woods yet due to the ongoing pandemic. This was the … Continue reading

D&D Note (7.17.2020) ~ U.S. Reports Record One-Day 77,200 New Covid-19 Cases And Both Deaths & Hospitalizations Rise Across The Country ~ #StockMarket #RecordCovid-19Cases

D&D Note (7.17.2020) ~ U.S. Reports Record One-Day 77,200 New Covid-19 Cases And Both Deaths & Hospitalizations Rise Across The Country ~ Markets trade relatively flat on the day and the VIX drops below 26 while Gold rallies back above $1800 an ounce. Volume was low in trading today. In the afternoon cash trading session … Continue reading

D&D Note (7.13.2020) ~ S&P 500 Briefly Goes Positive On Year Then Dramatically Reverses Down on South China Sea And California Re-Shutdown ~ #StockMarket #SouthChinaSea #CaliLockdown

D&D Note (7.13.2020) ~ S&P 500 Briefly Goes Positive On Year Then Dramatically Reverses Down on South China Sea And California Re-Shutdown ~ Stocks gapped up to start the day and rallied into the session but then news hit the wires. The S&P 500 had briefly gone positive for the year at intraday high of … Continue reading

D&D Note (7.9.2020) ~ Trump Tax Returns + Record Deaths & Hospitalizations Sends Markets Lower ~ #StockMarket

D&D Note (7.9.2020) ~ Trump Tax Returns + Record Deaths & Hospitalizations Sends Markets Lower ~ Today the Supreme Court grants the NYC Prosecutor access via Grand Jury to the Trump Tax returns but pushes the House subpoena request back down to lower courts. As soon as that news broke the markets all took a … Continue reading

D&D Note (6.24.2020) ~ Covid-19 Cases Surge Sending Stocks Down And Volatility Up ~ #StockMarket #Covid-19

D&D Note (6.24.2020) ~ Covid-19 Cases Surge Sending Stocks Down And Volatility Up ~ Today markets woke up to the reality that Covid-19 is not going away and is rather surging to record highs in America. The 7-day average of cases has now gone back up to 30,000 a day which we had not seen … Continue reading

D&D Note (6.23.2020) ~ Futures Market Shocked By Peter Navarro “It’s Over” While Cash Trading Rallies On PMI Data ~ #StockMarket #PMI #PeterNavarro

D&D Note (6.23.2020) ~ Futures Market Shocked By Peter Navarro “It’s Over” While Cash Trading Rallies On PMI Data ~ Last night during futures trading we got a massive shock when coming across the newswire that Peter Navarro in a Fox News report said the China trade deal “Is Over.” Immediately global markets took an … Continue reading

D&D Note (6.19.2020) ~ Nation Celebrates Juneteenth And Markets See Quadruple Witching ~ #StockMarket #Juneteenth #QuadrupleWitching

D&D Note (6.19.2020) ~ Nation Celebrates Juneteenth And┬áMarkets See Quadruple Witching ~ Today July 19th is Juneteenth, the holiday celebrating the liberation of those who had been held as slaves in the United States. In the markets today was Quadruple Witching when options and futures contracts expire the same day which elevates volume and volatility. … Continue reading

D&D Note (6.18.2020) ~ Markets Struggle For Direction End Day Flat ~ #StockMarket

D&D Note (6.18.2020) ~ Markets Struggle For Direction End Day Flat ~ Economic data is trending better but will it continue or deteriorate? Unemployment remains high but will congress extend unemployment benefits? Covid-19 cases are increasing in many states but will we see lockdowns again? There are so many questions right now that could go … Continue reading