Here We Go Again

Here we go again.  Fed raises rates as expected, traders parse the text and dots, analysts analyze the well-crafted speech, traders decide economy is still good to go.  But wait, some bad trade news… buy techs.  That sums up yesterday’s…

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A Familiar Tune

A familiar tune.  It was the all-too-familiar trade tension that crept its way back into the markets yesterday.  Before we move on from the blame game, let’s remember that it was trade-related over-exuberance that propelled the Dow and S&P to…

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Place Your Bets

Place your bets.  Equity markets barreled higher yesterday as investors decided that trade issues and tariffs were not so bad, after all.  What we have talked about for so long finally became a reality yesterday as the Dow Jones Industrial…

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