June 20, 2018
By Vlad Karpel

With trade war fears finally catching up to markets as we’ve seen in the last few days, stocks opened higher today. My continued assumption is that the market is overbought, this should guide strategic investors to sell into the rallies and buy into the dips by monitoring 50-day moving averages and my Seasonal Charts. Although […]

June 18, 2018
By Vlad Karpel

Buy into the dips and sell into the rallies continues to be the theme of 2018 as we enter the third week of June. While the market remains overbought it is important to monitor 50-day moving-averages on SPY and other major indices to pinpoint optimal entry and exit positions, something my seasonal charts are primed […]

June 14, 2018
By Vlad Karpel

RoboStreet – June 14, 2018 Big Cap Tech Stocks Charge Ahead in Face of Tariff Turmoil This week’s upside breakout of the Nasdaq comes at a time when the tough talk on tariffs between the U.S. and China is coming to a head. The Chinese government renewed its threat Thursday to scrap recently won deals […]

By Vlad Karpel

After a big week that saw mostly lukewarm reactions to the G-7 summit, the meeting between North Korea and the U.S., and the two-day Federal Reserve meeting, markets are climbing higher today after the positive news to support both domestic and global markets. U.S. assets and indices were boosted by four positive economic reports while […]

June 13, 2018
By Vlad Karpel

With the two-day Federal Reserve Monetary Policy meeting over today, Fed officials announced the second of what is expected four interest rate hikes in 2018. Rising rates from its previous range to 1.75%-2.00% had a muted effect on major market indices as the Dow and S&P saw modest losses while the Nasdaq is holding on […]

June 12, 2018
By Vlad Karpel

Another big market event looks to be overshadowed as investors turn their focus from the North Korea Summit to the Fed Reserve two-day meeting which kicks off today. Another interest rate hike is expected but confirmation on the matter will not come until tomorrow. Today, markets look to inch higher but not by much as […]

June 11, 2018
By Vlad Karpel

Major U.S. indices traded higher today, coming off of a strong week, ahead of the planned U.S.-North Korea summit. Recent G-7 news has added fuels to trade war concerns as U.S. and Canada continue to be at odds, keeping tariffs on the table for both parties. While this doesn’t bode well for trade war speculations […]

June 7, 2018
By Vlad Karpel

RoboStreet – June 7, 2018 Summer Setting Up Well for Unseasonal Rally The S&P 500 made a decisive and broad advance this past week, breaking out of a trading range that only one month ago had the market’s benchmark index breaching its 200-day moving average that threatened the bullish case as the dollar, oil prices, […]

June 6, 2018
By Vlad Karpel

U.S. stocks traded higher today as all three major indices look to get on the same page and record gains for the day after trending in opposite directions the last few trading sessions. With tech and financial sector leading the way, the Dow looks to capitalize on nearly 1.00% gains, while the S&P and Nasdaq […]

June 4, 2018
By Vlad Karpel

Major indices rose by about 1% on Friday after a shaky week and look to continue their rise today as U.S. labor reports for May provided optimism for investors, enough to overshadow the usual geopolitical tension that seemed to bog down markets. With unemployment at an 18-year low, payroll on the rise, and a strong […]

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