Fundamentals: We would describe the fundamentals of the market as negative but improving. At this point, the positive improvement seems to be reflected in the overall valuation. Please click the link below to continue reading: Market in a Minute 2019-04-09
The market fell about -2% on Friday as the macro-driven institutional investors reacted to the yield curve inverting. The history of the inverted yield curve predicting recessions, and bear markets, is 100%, but it is not necessarily a great timing model. Please click the link below to continue reading Market in a Minute 2019-03-26
This week the Federal Reserve meets and will have a press conference on Wednesday. We do not expect to hear anything new, no rate increases this year is what the market expects Please click the link below to continue reading: Market in a Minute 2019-03-19
The market remained “risk-on” in February as the S&P 500 gained 3.2%, tacking on to January’s finest monthly return (8% gain) since 1987. The S&P 500 is now back to that impervious level of 2800. That level was tested and failed three times in the last quarter of 2018. Please click the link below to…
On February 22nd the Dynamic Core Strategy had a positive signal and moved to being fully invested. The goal of the strategy is to take the volatility out of investing in the broad stock indices, specifically the S&P 500. During 2018, Dynamic Core was down -1.44% gross of fees versus the S&P 500 down -4.38%….
The market is playing a game of tug of war with breaking out or breaking down. The S&P 500 closed the week at 2804. This seems to be a tough level for the market to overcome. Please click the link below to continue reading: Market in a Minute 2019-03-05