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D&D Note (6.26.2020) ~ Markets Selloff Due To Increasing Covid-19 Cases ~ #StockMarket #Covid-19 #Selloff

D&D Note (6.26.2020) ~ Markets Selloff Due To Increasing Covid-19 Cases ~ Markets immediately after opening gave back all gains from yesterdays late day rally (perhaps late day short covering causing yesterdays last minute heroics). Throughout the day stocks drifted lower and lower. The major indices all closed on the lows of the day. The … Continue reading

D&D Note (6.17.2020) ~ Rally Fizzles With S&P 500 Closing At 200 Day Moving Average ~ #StockMarket

D&D Note (6.17.2020) ~ Rally Fizzles With S&P 500 Closing At 200 Day Moving Average ~ Markets began the day under pressure trading down to sideways. Once FED Chair J. Powell began his testimony in front of congress we did see an uptick pushing markets just into the green. The FED has been saying nothing … Continue reading

D&D Note (6.15.2020) ~ Markets Gap Down On Open Then Rally Into Close With Help From The FED ~ #StockMarket #FED

D&D Note (6.15.2020) ~ Markets Gap Down On Open Then Rally Into Close With Help From The FED ~ Overnight futures brought markets to gap down upon open today with the S&P 500 beginning the day at 2965. We saw a steady rally from the lows throughout the day to get back into the green … Continue reading

D&D Note (6.11.2020) ~ Markets Fall Over 5% Pricing in 2nd Wave Of Covid-19 Virus ~ #StockMarket #2ndWave #Selloff

D&D Note (6.11.2020) ~ Markets Fall Over 5% Pricing in 2nd Wave Of Covid-19 Virus ~ This market was top heavy and ripe for a pullback. The FED yesterday sounded a dovish but somber tone and essentially called out the jobs report saying in reality unemployment was 3% higher and that black & hispanic unemployment … Continue reading

D&D Note (6.10.2020) ~ FED Speaks “Whatever it takes as long as it takes” ~ #StockMarket #FED

D&D Note (6.10.2020) ~ FED Speaks “Whatever it takes as long as it takes” ~ Today was all about the FED announcement. No big surprise came and markets took a leg up following the statement release. FED Chair J. Powell began is press conference by saying they will do “whatever it takes as long as … Continue reading

D&D Note (6.3.2020) ~ Don’t Fight The FED, Greatest 50-day Rally In History of S&P 500 ~ #StockMarket #FED #Rally

D&D Note (6.3.2020) ~ Don’t Fight The FED, Greatest 50-day Rally In History of S&P 500 ~ The stock market is forward looking and is a discounting mechanism. While as a human this is absolutely a horrible time for humanity, computers that drive the markets don’t have feelings. The old adage holds true Don’t Fight … Continue reading

D&D Note (5.29.2020) ~ Markets Relieved Trump Maintains Trade Deal With China ~ #StockMarket #ChinaTrade

D&D Note (5.29.2020) ~ Markets Relieved Trump Maintains Trade Deal With China ~ Once the news hit yesterday that President Trump was to have a press conference today on China, markets had been under pressure and traded lower from futures into cash trading. The rotation we saw this week reversed with money going back into … Continue reading

D&D Note (5.27.2020) ~ Rotation Continues With Financials Leading And Tech Laggard ~ #StockMarket #Rotation

D&D Note (5.27.2020) ~ Rotation Continues With Financials Leading And Tech Laggard ~ Markets tried to push higher today with the S&P 500 opening at 3021.72 but as cash trading began we fell down to 2969.75 then rallied back up to 3000 in the afternoon. In the final hour of trading markets attempted to once … Continue reading

D&D Note (5.20.2020) ~ Reopening Optimism Gives Markets Hope For Risk On ~ #StockMarket #RiskOn

D&D Note (5.20.2020) ~ Reopening Optimism Gives Markets Hope For Risk On ~ Markets tried to push to the upper end of the current trading range intraday to 2980.29 but pulled off the highs to hover around 2965 on the S&P 500. Going into the final hour of trading Indices saw an uptick pushing back … Continue reading

D&D Note (5.18.2020) ~ Hope Sparks Rally Though Still In Trading Range ~ #StockMarket #HopeRally #TradingRange

D&D Note (5.18.2020) ~ Hope Sparks Rally Though Still In Trading Range ~ Moderna positive preliminary vaccine news, continued reopening of economies, and the FED reminding markets they are not out of bullets created the needed optimism to fuel another Hope Rally. Although we are still in the bullish trading range and have not been … Continue reading