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D&D Note (6.22.2020) ~ Markets Rise But Gains Capped By Increasing Covid-19 Cases And Hospitalization Rates ~ #StockMarket #Covid-19

D&D Note (6.22.2020) ~ Markets Rise But Gains Capped By Increasing Covid-19 Cases And Hospitalization Rates ~ Yesterday Futures opened with negative sentiment down nearly 1% then rose over night. Mega Cap Tech stocks helped push the overall markets up in cash trading today. However, gains got capped on increasing Covid-19 cases and hospitalization rates. … Continue reading

D&D Note (6.19.2020) ~ Nation Celebrates Juneteenth And Markets See Quadruple Witching ~ #StockMarket #Juneteenth #QuadrupleWitching

D&D Note (6.19.2020) ~ Nation Celebrates Juneteenth And┬áMarkets See Quadruple Witching ~ Today July 19th is Juneteenth, the holiday celebrating the liberation of those who had been held as slaves in the United States. In the markets today was Quadruple Witching when options and futures contracts expire the same day which elevates volume and volatility. … Continue reading

D&D Note (6.18.2020) ~ Markets Struggle For Direction End Day Flat ~ #StockMarket

D&D Note (6.18.2020) ~ Markets Struggle For Direction End Day Flat ~ Economic data is trending better but will it continue or deteriorate? Unemployment remains high but will congress extend unemployment benefits? Covid-19 cases are increasing in many states but will we see lockdowns again? There are so many questions right now that could go … 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 (6.16.2020) ~ Retail Sales Results Boost Markets Despite New Covid-19 Worries ~ #StockMarket #Retail

D&D Note (6.16.2020) ~ Retail Sales Results Boost Markets Despite New Covid-19 Worries ~ Stocks opened the day strong out of the gate on the back of better than expected retail sales in May which were up 17.7%, roughly coming in 10% higher than estimates. Intraday we did fall to session lows at the start … 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 (6.12.2020) ~ In A Highly Uncertain Market The Only Certainty Is Volatility ~ #StockMarket #Volatility

D&D Note (6.12.2020) ~ In A Highly Uncertain Market The Only Certainty Is Volatility ~ After yesterdays dramatic pullback many investors including D&D expected to see a gap down in overnight futures trading. Instead we got a gap up on the opening bell with the S&P 500 at 3088.42 then fell down near 3000 to … 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 (6.9.2020) ~ DOW And S&P 500 Rally Pauses While NASDAQ Gains ~ #StockMarket #MegaCapRally

D&D Note (6.9.2020) ~ DOW And S&P 500 Rally Pauses While NASDAQ Gains ~ The recent rally reversed today and what had been getting bid up took a pause. Instead today the Mega Cap Tech stocks found bids and rallied the NASDAQ to all time highs and briefly traded over 10,000 for the first time … Continue reading