Big Picture Right Now: 8/18/2019 ANOTHER wild ride on the indexes last week – expect to continue -Breaking news can and will cause volatility -China trade, Hong Kong, Iran, North Korea, etc. Complicated week for planned news -FOMC meeting minutes will be released on Wednesday, 8/21, along with existing home sales -Jackson Hole Economic Policy Summit starting on Thursday, 8/22 -New Home Sales on Friday, 8/23 Earnings this week -HD (Home Depot) on Tuesday, 8/20 -LOW (Lowe’s) on Wednesday, 8/21 -CRM (Salesforce,) HPQ (HP Inc.,) GPS (Gap,) and DKS (Dick’s Sporting Goods) on Thursday, 8/22 The “R” word is on everyone’s mind and traders will be looking for any sign of it. This week’s Video Update:
I welcome your questions, comments and feedback. Dean