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New all-time highs. The Feds up in arms and everyone’s confused, Recession or Growth?

The FOMC meeting was the center of attention in the news wire this week and equities were already riding the highs of a no hike expectation. The bullishness came in [...]

By |2019-06-23T13:16:25-04:00June 23rd, 2019|economy, Market News, Money Management|0 Comments

Economic data deteriorates as Rate Cuts become the center of attention in the US.

Equity markets rally this week, over 150 points on the S&P 500 E-mini futures, and over 4% on other equity markets such as the Dow Jones, ES and just under [...]

Trade war at it again, China and Mexico involved as yields flatten.

Memorial Day this past Monday led to a shorter trading week, which ultimately ended to the downside as more geopolitical news came out. Xi and Trump are set to meet [...]

Retailers can now take the market by storm with the introduction of the Micro E-mini Futures.

Futures trading has been an area of high interest for all market speculators. The capital and risk profile has been scaring people away. Pushing them into lower capital requirement markets [...]

Trade Tensions firm up as Economic worries increase!

This past week equities markets took a strong beating as trade tensions between the US and China grew and loomed over market fear. Tech was the headliner this week for [...]

By |2019-05-26T16:00:17-04:00May 26th, 2019|economy, Market News, Technical Analysis|0 Comments

The Trade Deal continues to be the focus of equity market. What does the future hold for US/China talks for the end of 2019.

Trade talks hit the market this week as well after a trade talk-intensive week. US and China at each other's throat as the market opened up strong to begin the [...]

By |2019-05-17T16:57:29-04:00May 19th, 2019|economy, Market News|0 Comments

How to use the correlation coefficient to build a diverse portfolio.

The correlation coefficient measures the correlation between two assets. It is a statistical measure between the two asset variables that ranges between -1.0 and 1.0. The lowest correlation two assets [...]

Equities slip on China trade talk news, CME introduces E-Micro equity futures!

Trump and Xi make the news yet again as trade talks take the US equity markets by storm throughout the whole week. Weakness Ana fear strikes the market early on [...]

TradingView: The Best Charting Platform in the Industry?

I remember being introduced to TradingView by none other than our head trader George back in 2012. I was using MetaTrader 4 to perform my technical analysis back in those [...]

Buyer absorption in US equities as Hawkish Fed reports.

A turbulent week in US equities as earnings season kept up, we had the turn of the new month, all-time highs in equities, FOMC statement came out and more. Nasdaq [...]

Risk-off and Risk-on Assets End on a High Note!

After a strong start to the week, US equities took a midweek slump only to test all-time highs into the Friday, April 26th close! Earnings reports this week were the [...]

Identifying High Volatility Stocks

High volatility stocks can be a blessing and a curse. Who likes high volatility stocks? Traders who look to exploit swings in the markets whether up or down for profits. [...]