Financial Markets Newsletter

Take Me To Your Leader…

The dog days of summer trading are here and the market is a mixed bag. The leading sectors of the last few weeks have been utilities and REITs – both defensive. Stock indices have generally moved higher over the last week except the Russell 2000 which faded lower into Friday’s close – a leading indicator […]

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S&P 500 ETF ($SPY)

Trade EUphoria

This month has been one of chugging along on the low volume train to the upside with an arrival into earnings season. Earnings are good but the growth in earnings is abating. Some companies are blaming misses on trade tensions but the realty is that currency volatility and inflation are pressuring margins. Both are a […]

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