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D&D Note (7.19.2022) ~ Stocks Surge with NASDAQ Gaining 3% ~ #stockmarket

D&D Note (7.19.2022) ~ Stocks Surge with NASDAQ Gaining 3% ~ We are currently in the quiet period for FED officials which creates a vacuum for stocks to rally ahead of next weeks FOMC rate meeting. Rally stocks did today with the NASDAQ gaining 3.11%, the S&P 500 up 2.76% and the DOW rising 2.43%. … 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

D&D Note (1.19.2018) ~ Kicking the Can?

D&D Note (1.19.2018) ~ Kicking the Can? As of market close we still have yet to get any news on whether or not there will be a government shutdown come midnight tonight. If the market is a gauge it would seem we will get the can kicked down the road as all three indexes are … Continue reading

D&D Note (7-18-2012) ~ Tech Earnings Fuel Rally

D&D Note (7-18-2012) Corporate earnings continue to come in better-than-expected helping to keep the rally going in stocks. Keep in mind the bar is low for earnings so in reality it shouldn’t be hard for most companies to beat street expectations. Tech companies led the day with Intel (INTC), Hewlett-Packard (HPQ), Cisco (CSCO), EMC (EMC), … Continue reading

D&D Note (5-29-2012) ~ Markets Rally On Joint Central Bank Stimulus Hope

D&D Note (5-29-2012) The next US jobs report (for May) will determine just about everything for the FED. Next FOMC meeting is in the third week of June – same time as the Greek elections. Could we see QE3, another LTRO, further RRR reduction in China? Simply put investors will have a glimpse into the … Continue reading

D&D Note (4-24-2012) ~ Apple Earnings BLOWOUT

D&D Note (4-24-2012) Today was all about Apple (AAPL), iPhones, iPads, subsidies, Chinese mobile players taking market share, AT&T (T) and Verizon (VZ) missed iPhone sales, Qualcomm (QCOM) supply issues, and a company that is a real company and not superman. And what does Apple do? BLOWOUT their Q2 earnings. Q2 revenue of 39.2B topping … Continue reading

D&D Note (4-17-2012) ~ Apple Slingshots Back Up – EuroZone Helps Global Markets Rally

D&D Note (4-17-2012) In the first minutes of trading today Apple (AAPL) fell to $571.91 and took off from there to close up 5.10% at $609.70. A clear indication that the shorts have been taken off and the stock can now continue to head higher into earnings, making yesterday a great day to buy the … Continue reading