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Monthly Archives: August 2018

Emerging market crisis pulls in India, Indonesia

The bad news is that the emerging market crisis that has sent financial markets plummeting in Argentina, Turkey, and Brazil has added India and...

White House lines up another $200 billion in China tariffs for next week

Just in case you were worried that the days after the Labor Day market holiday might be boring, well, worry no more. Sources in...
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Lights On, Lights Off

In today’s video I discuss the re-emergence of the trade war spat between the US and China.  Up until yesterday, Thursday the 30th, the...
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We Can’t Work It Out

The biotech and healthcare sectors were pushed lower after negative news on trade between Canada and the United States triggered a broad market selloff....
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Risk Pockets

After spending the last few days Boston, CT and NY I find myself back in FTL bidding goodbye to yet another month. Labor Day...

Economic Data Calls for 9/3/18

Here’s what we are looking for in tomorrow’s economic reports (Sept 3, 2018) — Good Luck Trading! 1. AU PMI Manufacturing (18:30 NY Time) No...

Transports-Potential topping patterns in play, says Joe Friday

The chart looks at Transportation ETF (IYT) on a weekly basis. Its long-term trend remains up and nothing that has changed the trend. IYT peaked in January...

The US Dollar Is (Still) A Key Factor For Emerging Market Returns

It’s been a rough year for emerging markets. Stocks, bonds, and currencies in these countries have generally taken a hit in 2018. Not surprisingly,...

Bonds Hanging on by the Fingertips

US Treasury Bonds come into the last day of August hanging onto support by the ends of their fingers. With the low volume summer...
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Friday’s Futures Market News To Know Before The Bell 08-31-2018

Want to know the latest happenings on the Market today? Join Dan Gramza in his market studies for Friday. He reviewed the movements of...

VIX Spikes on Renewed Trade Concerns

MARKET SUMMARY U.S. markets showed weakness for the first time in 5 sessions as trade war concerns resurfaced. Tech and the small-caps showed some midday...

American Electric (AEP) – Bullish DailyPlay for Friday August 31st, 2018

The bullish DailyPlay we chose for Friday, Aug 31st is American Electric (AEP). AEP is part of the Utilities Sector (XLU). Over the last month,...