Happy New Year? Maybe not, if you’re still trying to make FAANG work.

Happy New Year everyone! I hope you’ve had a lovely holiday season with your friends and family, and that the market hasn’t given you too much trouble. I mean it’s officially the first “trading day of the year”… And it’s already been crazy volatile. But I’ve been awaiting Q4 earnings season, as I think it … Read more

[Watch Now]: S&Ps Entered Bear Market Territory Today — Where is Santa?

I discussed the continued stock market decline on Yahoo Finance, The Final Hour with Seana Smith, after the Plunge Protection Team was called in late Sunday evening. Will the comments by Treasury Secretary Mnuchin be a catalyst to bring the market higher? I don’t think so. It’s a weak attempt to assuage investor confidence that … Read more

Everything’s ‘officially’ falling, but I have a game plan!

While the past two months have been volatile and bleak, this week, something worse (for the bulls) happened. While previously we’ve seen three sectors holding up the market – utilities, healthcare and consumer staples… This week even these faltered… The S&Ps have 11 sectors and for the S&Ps to rise, they need at least three … Read more

Here it is… What to buy…

If you read my post yesterday, you know what today’s post is all about… What to buy. If you didn’t you can check out yesterday’s post HERE before reading the rest of today’s. For starters, let’s pick up where we left off… Transports and industrials. I said yesterday that many of the stocks in this … Read more

Okay FAANG, I thought we were in love!

People come to me all the time whether it’s on social media, email, or within the trading room here at Simpler. They ask me things like ‘what’s your analysis of the close today, how about tomorrow, how about next month, how about the coming year.’ So here it is, my analysis for short and long … Read more