Rent This Rally – Don’t buy It

The S&P 500 and other major indexes are up over 10% year-to-date. That would be a solid year and it has happened in just over 6 weeks. But, will it continue, or is this a “Bear Market Rally?” Time will tell, but there are signs that things could change. In this weeks market video, I…

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The Big Deal is: Deal or No Deal?

Government funding agreement and China Trade. Those are the current “Big Deals.” Will deals be made, or will there be “no deal?” I don’t know, but I do know that the market will react – and I know how to be ready. Latest update and analysis: What do you think? Please leave a comment! Dean

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Slow and Below

Q4 2018 earnings growth is “slow” and “below” the averages of the last 5 years. In this week’s video update, I review the latest charts and technical analysis and point out the key things to watch for. We are having a great start to 2019 trading. If you want to get in, here is a…

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Polar Vortex

The Polar Vortex is coming . . . and right now the weather is easier to forecast than the stock market. In this week’s video, I offer my latest analysis and the big things to watch for in the upcoming week. What do you think? I’d love to hear your questions and comments. Dean

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A Wall of Worry

The Market seems to be climbing a “Wall of Worry.” According to Investopedia, that means: “The financial markets’ periodic tendency to surmount a host of negative factors and keep ascending.” Does that seem to fit? -US Government shutdown for over 30 days . . . -Unresolved trade dispute with China . . . -China GDP…

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Nothing Happened!

Last week there were plenty of big things that could have moved the markets, but . . . nothing happened. The upcoming week holds plenty of potential as well. This week’s video walks through the big deals to watch for, and the technical analysis of current charts. Do you like the “what to watch for”…

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Buy the Dip, but . . .

Looks like the market is continuing to head up, for now. Great! I’ll go with it, for now. In this weeks video update I analyze the charts and call out quite a few events and news items to watch for. Be sure to leave your questions and comments! Dean

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Santa Rally Hit the Wall

As of Friday, 12/21/18, The US government partially shut down over budget disputes centered around The Wall. And any hopes of a “Santa Rally” were smashed against that wall. In this week’s market update video, I analyze current price action and offer my predictions of what will happen next and what to watch for. The…

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Here’s Your Sign

Looking for a sign? Pick your indicator – all Bearish for the S&P 500. Don’t be fooled by a minor uptick through the end of December. Latest analysis and key levels to watch in this weeks video: Engage! Be sure to leave your comments and questions. I respond to all. Take care, Dean

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Death Cross Killed the Santa Rally?

On Friday, 12/7/2018, the S&P 500 presented a pattern called the “Death Cross.” This may sound like a Darth Vader move of some kind, but it is simpler than that, and a whole lot less ominous. The “Death Cross” is when the 50 day moving average crosses under the 200 day moving average. Also, quite…

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