Posts From Willie Delwiche

Willie Delwiche
William Delwiche is a Director and Investment Strategist for R.W. Baird & Co. Before joining Baird in 1999, he worked as a researcher at the Committee for Economic Development, a Washington, D.C., pro-business think tank. Since 2004, Willie has also been the co-manager of Baird's ETF-based ALIGN Tactical Portfolios.Willie received a BA in Economics and in Government and Politics from the University of Maryland, and an MA in Economics from the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee. He is a member of the Market Technicians Association and past member of the American Economics Association. Willie is both a Chartered Market Technician and a CFA Charter holder.Commentary from Willie on the economy and stock markets has been featured on other national, regional and trade media such as BARRON’S and Bloomberg BusinessWeek. He has appeared on Fox Business, the Nightly Business Report, and the MoneyLife show. Willie also regularly shares his perspectives via Twitter and other social media outlets.
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Is The Year-End Stock Market Rally Still On Track?

Last week was another quiet week for the stock market. Limited progress was made despite some favorable third-quarter earnings reports. The popular stock market averages gained about 0.5% last week leaving the S&P 500 Index (INDEXSP:.INX) virtually unchanged from mid-July. As November nears, market participants are wondering if they will…

S&P 500 Technical Review & Market Outlook – October 21

S&P 500 Technical Review & Stock Market Outlook For October 21 Here’s a look at some key stock market indicators and emerging themes that I am watching in my latest S&P 500 Weekly Stock Market Outlook: Beyond Range-Bound Indexes, Relative Trends Reveal Leadership – Stocks overall continue to go nowhere…

Market Update: Third Quarter Corporate Earnings In Focus

The popular averages fell for the second week in a row last week. The S&P 500 Index (INDEXSP:.INX) dropped nearly 1.00% while the NASDAQ Composite (INDEXNASDAQ:.IXIC) and Russell 2000 suffered larger losses. Stocks have been negatively impacted by rising interest rates, a weak start to third quarter corporate earnings season and increased…

S&P 500 Weekly Stock Market Outlook: Awaiting Capitulation

S&P 500 Weekly Market Outlook & Technical Review – October 14 Here’s a look at some key stock market indicators and emerging themes that we are watching in our latest S&P 500 Weekly Stock Market Outlook: Tests of Support – Up-trends off of the early-year lows on the S&P 500 (INDEXSP:.INX) are…

Investing Strategy Outlook: Stock Consolidation Likely Into 4Q

Despite increasing levels of news and binary analyst thoughts (noise), stocks appear to be stuck in consolidation mode. Highlights from our October Investing Strategy Outlook & Beyond: Bond Yields Moving Higher October Surprise Potential Keeps Focus On Election Investor Optimism Has Been Slow To Unwind Breadth Backdrop Bullish, But Not…

Financial Stocks Rise With Odds Of December Interest Rate Hike

The major U.S. stock market indexes traded lower last week against a backdrop of rising interest rates. The S&P 500 Index (INDEXSP:.INX) lost 0.7% last week while small- cap indices fell more than 1.0%. The economic data in early October, including the latest numbers from the Institute of Supply Management…

Stock Market Review & Outlook: Bond Yields Jump

Stock Market Weekly Outlook & Technical Review – October 7 Here’s a look at some key stock market indicators and emerging themes that we are watching in our latest “Stock Market Outlook”: Breadth Not Giving the “All Clear” to Bulls – While longer-term breadth trends remain robust, near-term trends do not…

Stock Market Trends And Indicators Remain Favorable

The S&P 500 Index (INDEXSP:.INX) gained 3.3% in the third quarter. Most of the gains occurred early on with stocks struggling to hold the gains in August and September. This was no small feat given the uncertain backdrop since mid-July that included concerns over the U.S. economy, third quarter profits, oil…

Stock Market Weekly Outlook: Russell 2000 Alive And Well

Stock Market Weekly Outlook & Technical Review – September 30 Here’s a look at some key stock market indicators and emerging themes that we are watching in our latest “Stock Market Outlook”: Small-Cap Stocks Enter Fourth Quarter With Wind At Their Back – The Russell 2000 Index (INDEXRUSSELL:RUT) and fellow small-cap…

Technology Stocks Remain Strongest Sector Into 4th Quarter

The equity market rallied last week with support coming from the familiar theme of soft economic conditions requiring central bankers to keep interest rates low. The latest statement from the Fed was echoed by other central banks that reiterated the need for a continuation of the policy of low interest…