Traders Market Weekly: Fear, Greed, War and Volatility

April 13, 2024 FEAR NOT Brave Investors Where have we been and where are we going? Join our weekly market thread on Traders Community… Teddy Bear Picnic.. Fear, Fed and Volatility The Week That Was – What Lies Ahead? Contents Click on the links below to navigate to the relevant section. Editorial Volatility ramped up a notch this week with the selling of more speculative, rapid-growth, momentum-type asset classes ratcheted up a notch, not just in stocks but in cryptocurrencies. … Continue reading “Traders Market Weekly: Fear, Greed, War and Volatility”

Traders Market Weekly: War, Inflation and Central Banks

April 7, 2024 FEAR NOT Brave Investors Where have we been and where are we going? Join our weekly market thread on Traders Community… Volatility The Week That Was – What Lies Ahead? Contents Click on the links below to navigate to the relevant section. Editorial Volatility picked up this week, no surprise a new quarter, heighted geopolitical risk and rates rising. Oil continued to run higher and climbed for the sixth consecutive day Friday, nearing $87/bbl with supply concern … Continue reading “Traders Market Weekly: War, Inflation and Central Banks”

Traders Market Weekly: A Magical Green First Quarter for Stocks

March 31, 2024 FEAR NOT Brave Investors Where have we been and where are we going? Join our weekly market thread on Traders Community… AI, Jobs and Inflation The Week That Was – What Lies Ahead? Contents Click on the links below to navigate to the relevant section. Editorial Another remarkable quarter with the S&P 500 building on a five-month winning streak, the last time this happened to end a first quarter was back in 2013. With the shift in … Continue reading “Traders Market Weekly: A Magical Green First Quarter for Stocks”

Traders Market Weekly: Rates, Banks and Herd Mentality

January 24, 2024 FEAR NOT Brave Investors Where have we been and where are we going? Join our weekly market thread on Traders Community… Rates, Banks and Herd Mentality The Week That Was – What Lies Ahead? Contents Click on the links below to navigate to the relevant section. Editorial Another week, another record high as the feral bull market of 2024 marches on. The three major US indices hit new record highs. The S&P 500 closed over 5,200 for … Continue reading “Traders Market Weekly: Rates, Banks and Herd Mentality”

China and America, a Tale of Two Markets – Traders Market Weekly

Feb 11-17, 2024 FEAR NOT Brave Investors Where have we been and where are we going? Join our weekly market thread on Traders Community… The Week That Was – What Lies Ahead? Contents Click on the links below to navigate to the relevant section. Editorial While stock markets in America, Australia, France and Germany have all tagged record highs in this thrust higher a huge point of difference is while U.S. equities are in the throes of a major speculative … Continue reading “China and America, a Tale of Two Markets – Traders Market Weekly”

The Dislocation of War and Markets – Traders Market Weekly

Feb 6-12, 2024 FEAR NOT Brave Investors Where have we been and where are we going? Join our weekly market thread on Traders Community… The Week That Was – What Lies Ahead? Contents Click on the links below to navigate to the relevant section. Editorial This week brought a powerful reminder how disconnected financial markets can be, particularly those in the US are from factors that either don’t directly affect them or unrelated to stock prices. The world was at … Continue reading “The Dislocation of War and Markets – Traders Market Weekly”

Traders Market Weekly: America on Show; Big Oil, Apple, FOMC and Boeing

Jan 28 to Feb 5, 2024 FEAR NOT Brave Investors Where have we been and where are we going? Join our weekly market thread on Traders Community… The Week That Was – What Lies Ahead? Contents Click on the links below to navigate to the relevant section. Editorial The S&P 500 reset its intraday record high Friday 4906.69 then drifted modestly lower to close the week 4890.97 ending the S&P 500’s six consecutive record closing highs. With so many headwinds … Continue reading “Traders Market Weekly: America on Show; Big Oil, Apple, FOMC and Boeing”

Traders Market Weekly: Record Highs with Netflix, PCE & Tesla Risk

Jan 21 to 27, 2024 FEAR NOT Brave Investors Where have we been and where are we going? Join our weekly market thread on Traders Community… The Week That Was – What Lies Ahead? Contents Click on the links below to navigate to the relevant section. Editorial A shortened week but with above-average volume at the NYSE with U.S. stock indices trading at or near their highest levels ever. The S&P 500 closed Friday at 4,839, a new record high. … Continue reading “Traders Market Weekly: Record Highs with Netflix, PCE & Tesla Risk”

Traders Market Weekly: Geopolitics and Stormy Weather

Jan 14 to 20, 2024 FEAR NOT Brave Investors Where have we been and where are we going? Join our weekly market thread on Traders Community… The Week That Was – What Lies Ahead? Contents Click on the links below to navigate to the relevant section. Editorial Shrugging off last week’s selling the stock market closed higher, the tenth week of gains in eleven weeks. The S&P 500 finally tagged a new all-time high close on Friday, recovering all of … Continue reading “Traders Market Weekly: Geopolitics and Stormy Weather”

Traders Market Weekly: Hello 2024, Unexpected Opportunity on The Menu

Jan 8 to 14, 2024 FEAR NOT Brave Investors Where have we been and where are we going? Join our weekly market thread on Traders Community… The Week That Was – What Lies Ahead? Contents Click on the links below to navigate to the relevant section. Editorial Global markets wasted no time signaling 2024 liquidity concerns, bonds and stocks spent the week selling off as expected with the short covering and bonus enthused rally of 2023 fully sated for now. … Continue reading “Traders Market Weekly: Hello 2024, Unexpected Opportunity on The Menu”