Recession Fears?  S&P 500 surges to near record HIGH

http://media.blubrry.com/wealthsteading/p/www.wealthsteading.com/podcastepisodes/wsp_299_190911.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download | EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Google Podcasts | Spotify | Stitcher | TuneIn | RSSEpisode 299:  Over the past eight trading sessions the S&P 500 has surged to within 1% of a record high.  There are several explanations for the rally, with the primary reason being gestures comingContinue reading “Recession Fears?  S&P 500 surges to near record HIGH”

Understanding the financial news cycle

http://media.blubrry.com/wealthsteading/p/www.wealthsteading.com/podcastepisodes/wsp_296_190817.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download | EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Google Podcasts | Spotify | Stitcher | TuneIn | RSSEpisode 296:  The market vacillates on a short term basic because of fickle investor sentiment, not fundamental valuations.  Sentiment is driven by the financial news cycle.  If you can understand the nature of theContinue reading “Understanding the financial news cycle”

Extremely volatile two weeks with switchbacks almost every other day!

http://media.blubrry.com/wealthsteading/p/www.wealthsteading.com/podcastepisodes/wsp_295_190814.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download | EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Google Podcasts | Spotify | Stitcher | TuneIn | RSSEpisode 295:  Today the S&P500 dropped 3% on fears of an inverted yield curve.  It’s been an extremely volatile two weeks, with switchbacks almost every other day.  In this episode I’ll review the keyContinue reading “Extremely volatile two weeks with switchbacks almost every other day!”

S&P500 below 100dma- WAIT for 200dma to BUY

http://media.blubrry.com/wealthsteading/p/www.wealthsteading.com/podcastepisodes/wsp_294_190805.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download | EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Google Podcasts | Spotify | Stitcher | TuneIn | RSSEpisode 294:  Today in retaliation to new tariffs, the Chinese have devalued their currency.  This is very similar to what we saw in August of 2015. Global markets have tumbled and the S&P500 hasContinue reading “S&P500 below 100dma- WAIT for 200dma to BUY”

Rate Cut- good or bad news?

http://media.blubrry.com/wealthsteading/p/www.wealthsteading.com/podcastepisodes/wsp_293_190731.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download | EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Google Podcasts | Spotify | Stitcher | TuneIn | RSSEpisode 293:  Today the FED cut rates and postponed their Quantitative Tightening program.  The move was much anticipated and therefore we saw a typical “buy the rumor, sell the news” reaction.  The S&P500 wasContinue reading “Rate Cut- good or bad news?”