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Top Trading Links: Stocks March Higher Once More

Another week, and another week of gains for stocks. The run has been strong and in classic stair step, grinding fashion. For the week, the S&P 500 (INDEXSP:.INX) gained 0.7%, ending the week at a new all-time closing high of 2367.34. While the chase has been on for a while now…

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Top Trading Links: Stocks March Higher Once More

Another week, and another week of gains for stocks. The run has been strong and in classic stair step, grinding fashion. For the week, the S&P 500 (INDEXSP:.INX) gained 0.7%, ending the week at a new all-time closing high of 2367.34. While the chase has been on for a while now…

Foreign Trade Is THE Canary In The Coal Mine

How Donald Trump’s protectionist trade policies (whether tariffs/border adjustment taxes) impact the US economy is really not well understood. And therefore they are hard to realistically value, especially since there is so much at stake and so many disparate stakeholders. We can thus far assume this: Although the proposal for…

Japanese Yen Looks Ready To Rally

Last June, we presented a chart here at See It Market showing the decline we anticipated in the Japanese Yen, by way of a related ETF (NYSEARCA:FXY). We were expecting the Yen (CURRENCY:JPY) to test near an area of prior support as the middle wave of a sideways/upward correction. Now there…

Trading Update: Market Insights & 6 Stocks I Own

As mentioned in my last two posts, I am long several stocks with 50% allocations for each as of today. Those stocks are Merck (NYSE:MRK), Halliburton (NYSE:HAL), 20+ Year Treasury Bond ETF (NASDAQ:TLT), Baxter International (NYSE:BAX), Abbott Labs (NYSE:ABT) and JetBlue Airways (NASDAQ:JBLU). On Jan 30th I had been long Freeport…

Stock Market Futures Trading Outlook For February 24

S&P 500 (INDEXSP:.INX,) Market Considerations For February 24, 2017 S&P 500 futures have dipped into important levels of support that are being tested at present.  I’m looking for a bounce that potentially gives us lower highs.  Bounces today might have a tough time holding. Buying pressure will likely strengthen above a…

S&P 500 Topping Update: Chasing Is A Dangerous Business

S&P 500 Futures Overview The S&P 500 continues to march upward to new record highs and unchartered territory. BUT this is not the time to join the euphoria and to disregard your risk management techniques. The current price of 2350 is only 50 points higher than my projected target discussed in my…

Market Update: Adjusting To The New Economic Climate

Each money manager and/or investor has a process that helps them determine when, how and how much to invest. The process that I use starts by looking at whether the United States and/or global economy is expanding or contracting. In other words, I first try to determine whether the global…

S&P 500 Futures Trading Outlook For February 23

Stock Market Trading Considerations For February 23, 2017 The S&P 500 (INDEXSP:.INX) has flattened out a bit but still holds momentum. This suggests that market pullbacks will still provide solid opportunities to move in the prevailing upside trend. Price levels remain the same as yesterday.  Federal Reserve minutes speak showed a hesitancy on…