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D&D Note (6.22.2022) ~ Stock Rally Fades to End Slightly Down ~ #stockmarket

D&D Note (6.22.2022) ~ Stock Rally Fades to End Slightly Down ~ Markets gapped down to open then attempted to rally into the day to only fade at the close to end the session slightly in the red. FED Chair J. Powell testified in front of the Senate today and reiterated that the FED is … Continue reading

D&D Note (6.16.2022) ~ Markets Fall to New Lows as Investors Worry the FED will Induce a Recession ~ #stockmarket

D&D Note (6.16.2022) ~ Markets Fall to New Lows as Investors Worry the FED will Induce a Recession ~ It was a sea of red today in the markets with selling starting in the Futures market causing the Indices to gap down at the open. The S&P 500 finished off the lows of the day … Continue reading

D&D Note (6.15.2022) ~ FED Pulls a Triple Hike and Markets Rally ~ #stockmarket

D&D Note (6.15.2022) ~ FED Pulls a Triple Hike and Markets Rally ~ The FED raised interest rates today by 75 basis points, a triple hike of three quarters of a percent. This is the largest rate hike since 1994. With todays hike that puts the current FED fund rate around 1.6%. The new Dot … Continue reading

Market Alert! (6.15.2022) ~ FED Hikes Interest Rates by 75 Basis Points ~ #stockmarket

The FED today raised interest rates by 75 basis points. Last time the FED raised by 75 basis points was in 1994.

D&D Note (6.14.2022) ~ Markets Now Expecting 75 Basis Point Rate Hike Tomorrow ~ #stockmarket

D&D Note (6.14.2022) ~ Markets Now Expecting 75 Basis Point Rate Hike Tomorrow ~ Overnight futures rose 1% but gave back the dead cat bounce in todays session after a choppy up and down day with both the DOW and S&P 500 falling further into the red. The 10 Year Note hits highest yield in … Continue reading

D&D Note (6.10.2022) ~ Markets Tank on Hot Inflation the Highest Since 1981 ~ #stockmarket

D&D Note (6.10.2022) ~ Markets Tank on Hot Inflation the Highest Since 1981 ~ The Consumer Price Index CPI report showed inflation rose 8.6% in May, the highest reading since 1981. Here are the May Year-over-year changes: Fuel Oil up 106.7% Airline Fares up 37.8% Used Cars & Trucks up 16.1% Food at Home up … Continue reading

D&D Note (6.3.2022) ~ Bear Market Bounce Fades as Markets Give Back Yesterdays Gains ~ #stockmarket

D&D Note (6.3.2022) ~ Bear Market Bounce Fades as Markets Give Back Yesterdays Gains ~ It would appear that the recent Bear Market Bounce has ended today with markets giving back the gains from yesterdays rally and the gains for the week. The Jobs Report today came in above estimates at 390,000 added compared to … Continue reading

D&D Note (6.2.2022) ~ Markets Rally Despite Microsoft & FED Fears ~ #stockmarket

D&D Note (6.2.2022) ~ Markets Rally Despite Microsoft & FED Fears ~ Markets began the day down on news from Microsoft cutting Q4 guidance on unfavorable FOREX rates. The company cut its Q4 sales about 1% to $51.94B to $52.74B. Earnings range also cut by 4c or about 1.7%. And expects additional $460 impact from … Continue reading

D&D Note (6.1.2022) ~ Jamie Dimon Says an “Economic Hurricane” is Coming and Investors Need to Brace Themselves ~ #stockmarket

Stocks started the day in the green and then lost steam to hit the lows of the day during the lunch hour and then modestly clawed back to finish off the lows but still in the red. The FED and the war in Ukraine are setting us up for an “Economic Hurricane” said JP Morgan … Continue reading

D&D Note (5.31.2022) ~ FED Chair Powell Meets with President Biden to Discuss Inflation ~ #stockmarket

D&D Note (5.31.2022) ~ FED Chair Powell Meets with President Biden to Discuss Inflation ~ The markets gapped down to open today in the red after last Fridays rally. Throughout the session stocks attempted to stage a rally and got back in the green briefly before falling back down in the last hour of trading. … Continue reading