Category Archives: Trade Reviews

Posts reviewing actual trades and profit / loss.

The Week Ahead: A Bullish Market That Is Getting Stretched – April 14th

The stock market continued to chug higher last week, powered by good earnings from a number of big banks on Friday and the release of March's FOMC minutes, which were uncontroversial. There might be disappointing earnings that will cause the market to pause in the next few weeks, but overall, I think the earnings season…
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Tom’s Intensive Advance/Decline Course

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The Week Ahead: Hope Not For 1998

The stock market held firm last week, even though some of the economic data was weaker than expected. The final reading for 2018's Q4 GDP came in, as expected at 2.2% on Thursday. While the Trump administration is looking for a 3% GDP in 2019, the growth is not currently that strong. For example, the Atlanta…
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The Week Ahead: Should Traders Ignore The Wall Of Worry?

The stock market shrugged off both political and economic concerns last week to close with solid gains for the fourth week in a row. The beaten-down financial sector led the market higher providing clear evidence that my earnings concerns over the sector last week were clearly misplaced. The bank earnings were mixed, but even those…
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A Survivor’s Guide To Market Corrections

The severity of the fall stock market decline has shaken the belief of some investors in the bull market.  For those who have not been following the stock market for more than a few years, their reaction is understandable. But those with a longer-term perspective are wondering what the recent decline means for their portfolio. Many…
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Early October Warning Signs

Stocks closed strong in September but the market started to show signs of weakness on the first trading day of October. Market Update October 2, 2018: The major averages opened sharply higher on Monday October 1st as the A/D ratio on the NYSE was better than 2-1 positive.  However, as the day progressed the major…
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