Everywhere You Go

  Market Scorecard The US employment data released on Friday showed that the US unemployment rate dropped from 4.1% to 3.9%, the lowest in 18-years, with a forecast of it dropping to 3.6% over the next 12-months. The number of jobs added for April were 164 000, lower than the 189 000 expected but growth … Continue reading Everywhere You Go

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The Trump Tweet Trade

  Market Scorecard Yesterday morning, there was very little market driving news. Then as the US woke up and Trump reached for his phone, to start tweeting, things got interesting. He kicked things off with the following tweet "Russia vows to shoot down any and all missiles fired at Syria. Get ready Russia, because they … Continue reading The Trump Tweet Trade

  To market to market to buy a fat pig. Yesterday the S&P 500 hit another record. No not another record high but the most number of days without a 3% drawdown. The previous record was 241 days and was set in 1996. It is amazing how calm markets have been this year. In years … Continue reading