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D&D Note (7.21.2022) ~ Tech Stocks Continue Rally as Dollar Declines ~ #stockmarket

D&D Note (7.21.2022) ~ Tech Stocks Continue Rally as Dollar Declines ~ The European Central Bank ECB gives markets a surprise with its first rate hike in 11 years coming in larger-than-expected with a 50 basis point hike. The Dollar declined following the surprise action by the ECB and the 10 Year yield moved 12 … Continue reading

D&D Note (6.28.2022) ~ Consumer Confidence Report Sends Stocks Lower ~ #stockmarket

D&D Note (6.28.2022) ~ Consumer Confidence Report Sends Stocks Lower ~ Markets started the day with a strong rally but quickly collapsed after the Consumer confidence numbers were released. The Consumer confidence index fell to 98.7 down from 103.2 in May and missing the estimate of 100. This weak economic data led investors to again … Continue reading

D&D Note (6.27.2022) ~ Stocks Slip Slightly to Start the Week ~ #stockmarket

D&D Note (6.27.2022) ~ Stocks Slip Slightly to Start the Week ~ All major US Indexes finished the day in the red slightly down. Pending home sales had a surprise increase of 0.7% in May due to a brief mortgage rate pullback. The good news in home sales is what sent stocks down today. Investors … Continue reading

D&D Note (6.8.2022) ~ Markets Fall 1% on Fears of Economic Slowdown ~ #stockmarket

D&D Note (6.8.2022) ~ Markets Fall 1% on Fears of Economic Slowdown ~ The stock market dropped today with investors factoring possibilities of an economic slowdown in the midst of rising interest rates. The Atlanta FED GDPNow trackers shows a growth rate of 0.9% for the second quarter in the US down from 1.3% last … 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 (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

D&D Note (9.28.2020) ~ Equities Rally Led By Cyclical Stocks All Sectors In The Green Today ~ #StockMarket

D&D Note (9.28.2020) ~ Equities Rally Led By Cyclical Stocks All Sectors In The Green Today ~ Friday’s rally carried over into todays cash trading with a broad based rally. Cyclicals led the rally today with Energy, Financials, and Industrials the biggest gainers. All sectors finished in the green on the day. The Dollar reversed … Continue reading

D&D Note (6.24.2020) ~ Covid-19 Cases Surge Sending Stocks Down And Volatility Up ~ #StockMarket #Covid-19

D&D Note (6.24.2020) ~ Covid-19 Cases Surge Sending Stocks Down And Volatility Up ~ Today markets woke up to the reality that Covid-19 is not going away and is rather surging to record highs in America. The 7-day average of cases has now gone back up to 30,000 a day which we had not seen … Continue reading

D&D Note (4.3.2020) ~ Jobs Report is… Horrible ~ #StockMarket #Unemployment

D&D Note (4.3.2020) ~ Jobs Report is… Horrible ~ Markets started the day in positive territory but after the first 45 minutes stocks began to drop and continued to fall throughout the day after a horrible jobs report. Traders also don’t like going long into a weekend when clouded with uncertainty. Lows of the day … Continue reading

D&D Note (3.15.2018) ~ Rally Stalls Out ~

D&D Note (3.15.2018) ~ Rally Stalls Out ~ Markets today saw a nice rally midday but around the time the negative Walmart news came out the major indices all declined. A whistle blower says Walmart mislead on their e-commerce reports. The DOW finished up 0.47% The S&P finished down -0.08% at the 50 day of … Continue reading