Monthly Archives: February 2018
February 28, 2018
By Vlad Karpel

Indices are seeing mostly positive, recuperative gains, following a Tuesday sell-off due to comments made by Fed Chairman Jerome Powell in a congressional hearing. Powell had described an upbeat and confident outlook on the U.S. economy, seen by many as signaling a more hawkish stance on interest rates. This would lend the expectations of an […]




February 26, 2018
By Vlad Karpel

The two week stock market recovery- led by a tech sector rally today- continues as worries of inflation remain. All three major indices saw significant advances for the second week in a row, closing with substantial gains of 1% last Friday. Concerns regarding raised interest rates as a reaction to possible forthcoming inflation have cast […]




February 22, 2018
By Vlad Karpel

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February 21, 2018
By Vlad Karpel

The Dow Jones Industrial Average saw a jump near session highs today after the release of Fed FOMC minutes from a January meeting where interest rates were discussed. The DJIA jumped 250 points at one point, and the S&P 500 and Nasdaq also saw post-release gains. Economic data has injected inflation concerns into the equities […]




February 15, 2018
By Vlad Karpel

RoboStreet – February 15, 2018 Rally Back to the 50-day Moving Average Raises Caution Flag U.S. equities advanced for a fifth consecutive session yesterday, overcoming a hotter-than-expected January CPI reading. The Nasdaq Composite led the rally, followed by the S&P 500 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average, both of which returned to positive territory for […]




February 14, 2018
By Vlad Karpel

Major U.S. indices saw jitters today as investors parse the release of the latest economic data. In January, the consumer price index rose to levels not seen in the past five months, further stoking inflation concerns and putting a dent in the stock markets. With CPI rising 0.5%, and the core CPI (stripped of food […]




February 12, 2018
By Vlad Karpel

President Trump’s infrastructure plan announcement- offering $200 billion in grants to spark an investment drive of about $1.5 trillion- has so far only slightly abated the lingering sell-off wave which started last week. Inflation concerns are still top of mind for market participants, and investors will be keeping a close eye on all upcoming economic […]




February 8, 2018
By Vlad Karpel

RoboStreet – February 8, 2018 Historic Week for Volatility Defines Textbook Bull Market Correction This week will go down as one of the most turbulent for investors since records of such activity began being archived. The S&P 500 endured a textbook bull market correction of 10% in the span of six days. There are a […]




February 7, 2018
By Vlad Karpel

Equities markets are seeing recoveries today, although trading is still choppy following Monday’s sell-off. Tuesday’s trading was erratic to say the least, with the Dow ranging 1,000 points up and down, ending 567 points up from the open. We’re likely to see continued volatility as market participants adjust to a new norm. Some analysts point […]




February 5, 2018
By Vlad Karpel

Markets saw a significantly sharp drop, following the the sell-off from Friday. The Dow at one point was down 1,600 points, and closed 1,200 points down in the biggest drop in history. Selling activity reached near-panic levels- some of this attributed to automated, algorithmic trading. The pullback has gone global, with both Asian and European […]