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11/15/19 – Stocks Keep Climbing Higher

A strong Friday rally pushed both indices to record highs. The Dow closed over 28,000 for the first time today and the S&P 500 eclipsed 3,100 for the first time. Earlier this week, Bank of America described the rally over … Continue reading

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8/23/19 – Trump Escalates Trade War

Trump told American companies today to look for alternatives to China for future manufacturing. That sent stocks sharply lower as it seemed an unnecessary move that lowered the likelihood of a new trade deal and increased the risk of Chinese … Continue reading

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8/16/19 – The Volatility Continues

Another wild week saw triple digit moves in the Dow on four out of five days, including an 800 point drop on Wednesday. August is often a time we see sharp moves like this. Trading volume tends to be lower … Continue reading

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7/19/19 – Stocks Pullback on Strong Manufacturing Data

Over the past few months we’ve returned to a period where good news can be received poorly by the market and vice versa. The market is ready for an interest rate cute, regardless of the data, and the stronger-than-expected manufacturing … Continue reading

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