As this year continues on, I’m sure you’ve noticed a lot has changed in the world. The market’s volatility is at an all-time high and the moves (in both directions) have been historic. Due to this, the market’s heavily favoring traders who can be “in-the-know” and are armed with real-time information. For this reason, I want to do my best to keep in touch with all of you more often. The best way to do this is to stay connected … Read more
There is no doubt countless businesses have been suffering from the affects of the Coronavirus. Many have been forced to temporarily shut down and most of those still in operation have seen dramatically lower customer volume. Essentially, on the whole, most of our economy has been reeling from Covid-19. With that being said, there are companies whose business models are actually benefiting from this pandemic. Click the image above to watch me discuss my thoughts on which companies could have … Read more
The market has a natural ebb and flow nature. We expect it to change, correct, and occasion even crash. It’s just how it works. However, this year has been unprecedented. Never before have we seen such high volatility in such a short amount of time. It is literally making history. Because of this, I have found people are at a loss of what to do. How should I change my strategy? Is now a good time to learn … Read more
The price action that we’ve seen in the stock market the last three weeks, is largely driven based on emotion — and at least initially, wasn’t driven on fundamentals. At this point, we’ve seen multiple limit down (and up) days, where the market has paused trading due to hitting circuit breakers, meant to curb extreme emotion and computerized trading. We hit limit down twice in the last 24 hours, with it being hit during overnight trade within 15 minutes after … Read more
In case you haven’t noticed, the market has been incredibly volatile for the last three weeks. On Friday the S&P closed up 8% on the day, after being down 9.5% on the previous day — the worst day in the stock market since the October 1987 crash on Black Monday. It was a pretty historical move. As I’m sure you know, it’s been pretty crazy out there. Where is this particularly present? The VIX. Check out the chart below: The … Read more
Flights being slashed, events canceled, businesses quarantined, and the government’s trying to come up with measures to stop the slowing of the economy (like a potential stimulus and Fed rate cuts). But let’s look back… this damage began during the trade war. The Fed began slashing rates during the trade war, and ongoing back and forth issues with China contributed to market volatility, potential supply chain disruptions, and the glaring reality of our dependence on China. There was so much … Read more
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