Virus or Politics?

The market has been EXTREMELY volatile, with 3% swings on a daily basis. Today’s 4.22% rise in the S&P 500 has been attributed to the results of the Super Tuesday Democratic Primaries.  The market prefers Slow Joe over Socialist Sanders…no surprise. But what about COVID-19 hysteria?  I’m sure that will be back tomorrow, which isContinue reading “Virus or Politics?”

Good News!!! NASDAQ up 0.01% (:

Wall Street’s hemorrhaging slowed a little today.  The NASDAQ was up, well really it was “flat” but we all needs some good news. There are some encouraging developments- S&P500 was under pressure from weekend Hedge Fund selling.  All things considered, it had a “relatively” strong close at the top of its daily range and 3.2%Continue reading “Good News!!! NASDAQ up 0.01% (:”

Market volatility not as extreme as you might think

There have been some exhausting price movements over the past month, the S&P500: Set a new record high in April Fell 7% in May Recovered 5% in June The geopolitical situation couldn’t be more uncertain- trade talks with China have broken down, BREXIT is a goat rope, and Japanese oil tankers are being attacked inContinue reading “Market volatility not as extreme as you might think”