Saturday, February 24, 2018
Login / Register

Tech Sector Momentum Still Dominates After Market Turbulence

The surge in market volatility earlier this month took a toll far and wide, but tech’s leadership endures, based on a set of sector ETFs. A fund that holds...

Near-Term Resistance Levels Continue to Hold

MARKET SUMMARY U.S. markets continued this week’s pattern of trading higher into the afternoon before experiencing final hour weakness to settle mixed on Thursday. Traders continue to watch the action...

Who is Prey; Who is Predator?

The Bulls think the Bears foolish. After all, bears have been slaughtered throughout the last year. Bears think the Bulls foolish. After all, since the correction and then bounce, the...

The Biggest Beneficiaries of Dollar Weakness

The sellers are back and they have driven the U.S. dollar lower against all of the major currencies. Today's move had nothing to do with data or Fed speak....

In FX – All Eyes on Yields and Risk

Market Drivers February 22, 2018 GE IFO slips slightly UK GDP Nikkei -1.07% Dax -1.05% Oil $61/bbl Gold $1322/oz. Bitcoin $10500 Europe and Asia: EUR GE IFO 105.4 vs. 107.9 GBP UK GDP North America USD Weekly Jobless Claims 08:30 CAD...

Tough Times For Large-Cap Value Stocks

The long-run historical return premium linked to value stocks remains intact if you’re measuring performance across decades, but the strategy of favoring inexpensively priced shares has had a rough...

Small-Caps Close Slightly Up

MARKET SUMMARY U.S. markets traded in positive territory during the first half of Wednesday’s action but in a tight range ahead of the Fed minutes. The indexes gained strength heading...

Treasury auction today could have been worse; yields climb anyway

The U.S. Treasury auctioned off $35 billion in 5-year notes today. The yield climbed to 2.658%. In trading the 5-year Treasury closed at 2.68% today. That yield is up 23...
Yes No