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D&D Note (4.12.2018) ~ Banks Lead Market Rally ~ #StockMarket #Financials #Rally

D&D Note (4.12.2018) ~ Banks Lead Market Rally ~ Easing geopolitical tensions helped the markets to rally today. Yesterday investors digested the FED Minutes, where all members see higher GDP and inflation, more rate hikes, and saw trade war as downside risk.  The Financial sector led today ahead of tomorrows big earnings from the banks. … Continue reading

D&D Note (4.10.2018) ~ Markets Rally On Eased Trade War Concerns ~ #StockMarket #Rally #Xi #Facebook #Zuckerberg

D&D Note (4.10.2018) ~ Markets Rally On Eased Trade War Concerns ~ A broad based rally was seen in the markets today after the President of China Xi Jinping gave positive open market comments last night to help ease concerns of a Trade War. While Xi did give a few jabs seemingly at Trump and … Continue reading

D&D Note (3.23.2018) ~ China Strikes Back and $1.3 Trillion US Spending Bill Signed #StockMarket #Selloff #Tariffs #TradeWar ~

D&D Note (3.23.2018) ~ China Strikes Back and $1.3 Trillion US Spending Bill Signed ~ China strikes back and responds with $3Billion in Tariffs against US agriculture industry targeting pork, wine and fruit. This is just the beginning of this trade war. In response to the steel and aluminum tariffs these new duties are up … Continue reading

D&D Note (3.13.2018) ~ Markets Remain Under Pressure ~

D&D Note (3.13.2018) ~ Markets Remain Under Pressure ~ The major indices all declined today showing that the market is still under pressure and looks more likely to head down than up in the near term. There were few places to hide today with Healthcare being one of them. As we approach the end of … Continue reading

D&D Note (3.5.2018) ~ Ryan Eases Trade War Fears, DOW Rallies 336 Points ~

D&D Note (3.5.2018) ~ Ryan Eases Trade War Fears, DOW Rallies 336 Points ~ Today House Speaker Paul Ryan weighed in on the new proposed tariff’s saying he was “extremely worried” about the trade plan. This counterweight relieved fears of an accelerating trade war and the DOW ripped 336 points on the session. Specifically stocks … Continue reading

D&D Note (2.28.2018) ~ Markets Fall as Oil Declines ~

D&D Note (2.28.2018) ~ Markets Fall as Oil Declines ~ Today we saw Oil fall below $62 a barrel of WTI and with that decline coupled with end of the month, markets all reversed and finished in the red on the session. The Dollar continues to rise which is pushing Oil down. The DOW was … Continue reading

D&D Note (2.27.2018) ~ Interest Rates and FED Chair Powell Dominate Markets Today ~

D&D Note (2.27.2018) ~ Interest Rates and FED Chair Powell Dominate Markets Today ~ The big action today was FED Chair J. Powell’s testimony in front of Congress. One question in regard to the number of rate hikes and the answer of opening the door to a 4th rate hike this year led the algorithms … Continue reading

D&D Note (2.15.2018) ~ Another Afternoon Rally ~

D&D Note (2.15.2018) ~ Another Afternoon Rally ~ Markets all week have seen selling pressure in the morning followed by afternoon rallies into the close. This is a positive sign that buyers are entering the market. It would seem that we might be out of the woods in terms of the liquidation of the blown … Continue reading

D&D Note (2.13.2018) ~ Late Day Rally on Light Volume ~

D&D Note (2.13.2018) ~ Late Day Rally on Light Volume ~ Markets opened lower on the day but around 1:00pm EST we saw a big move up pushing markets to finish in the green on the day. However the move was on light volume which doesn’t lead to strong conviction in the move. The 10YR … Continue reading

D&D Note (9-19-2012) ~ Is The Rally Running Out Of Steam?

D&D Note (9-19-2012) The Initial jolt in both Gold and Equities from the recently announced QE3 seems to be running out of oomph. In other words most of the QE related gains were already baked into the market. The current rally is running out of steam, although we can still slowly melt up leading into … Continue reading