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D&D Note (9.22.2020) ~ Dollar Continues To Rise And Tech Lifts Markets Into The Green ~ #StockMarket

D&D Note (9.22.2020) ~ Dollar Continues To Rise And Tech Lifts Markets Into The Green ~ The Dollar continued to rally today after being in a downward trend since the pandemic started. This has put pressure on commodities such as Gold which is priced in dollars. The equity market has been sensitive to dollar shifts … Continue reading

D&D Note (9.21.2020) ~ Markets Continue To Selloff Nearing Correction In S&P 500 While U.S. Covid-19 Deaths Approach 200,000 ~ #StockMarket

D&D Note (9.21.2020) ~ Markets Continue To Selloff Nearing Correction In S&P 500 While U.S. Covid-19 Deaths Approach 200,000 ~ Global markets sold off overnight putting pressure on U.S. markets today as both Fiscal Stimulus + Covid-19 worries rattles investors. Cyclicals led the selloff today while Tech was the cleanest dirty shirt on the day. … Continue reading

D&D Note (8.27.2020) ~ Markets Unsure What To Do With New FED Policy With A Rally Then Selloff Then Rally Again Today ~ #StockMarket

D&D Note (8.27.2020) ~ Markets Unsure What To Do With New FED Policy With A Rally Then Selloff Then Rally Again Today ~ The FED policy announcement this morning by Chairman Powell left investors a bit confused on wether to buy or sell. The new policy is the FED will shift to an “average inflation … Continue reading

D&D Note (8.3.2020) ~ Tech Leads Risk On Rally With S&P 500 Rising Above 3300 Intraday ~ #StockMarket

D&D Note (8.3.2020) ~ Tech Leads Risk On Rally With S&P 500 Rising Above 3300 Intraday ~ Tech stocks rallied today led by Apple & Microsoft both at record highs while tech laggards on the day were Amazon & Google. Top sectors on the day included Tech, Health, and Energy. The worse performing sectors being … Continue reading

D&D Note (7.31.2020) ~ No Stimulus Deal But Tech Lifts Markets ~ #StockMarket

D&D Note (7.31.2020) ~ No Stimulus Deal But Tech Lifts Markets ~ There is still no stimulus deal out of Congress which dragged down the DOW and S&P 500 to open while strong tech earnings boosted the NASDAQ. When news broke that Congress will be meeting tomorrow to further work on the deal it lifted … 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 (6.26.2020) ~ 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 (6.2.2020) ~ Markets Continue To Rally On Reopening Economy The NASDAQ Trades Volatile ~ #StockMarket

D&D Note (6.2.2020) ~ Markets Continue To Rally On Reopening Economy The NASDAQ Trades Volatile ~ Investors continue to focus on the reopening of the state economies driving prices higher. The DOW and the S&P 500 held strong rallies throughout the day while the NASDAQ traded volatile starting in red going green before falling deeper … Continue reading

D&D Note (1.31.2018) ~ Last FOMC Meeting for Chair Yellen ~

D&D Note (1.31.2018) ~ Last FOMC Meeting for Chair Yellen ~ In FED Chair Janet Yellen’s last meeting the FOMC held rates the same and guided to a March rate hike. Following the meeting minutes release markets saw a fairly big reversal to the downside. Correlated? Perhaps not as much as it would seem and … 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