09|21|2021

Blip on the Radar? | September 17, 2021

Markets continued to see turbulence last week. Is there something to it, or a blip on the radar? Monday The week opened on a positive note as the S&P...

09|20|2021

Leading Indicator Watch | September 17, 2021

Highlights from the September 17, 2021 Leading Indicator Watch: Michigan Consumer sentiment rose to 71.0 for the month of September lingering around post-pandemic lows. Be sure to check out...

09|15|2021

Ugly Volatility? | September 10, 2021

Volatility began to rear its ugly head last week. Are the markets going to face more of the same next week? Monday Happy Labor Day! Tuesday Markets started the...

09|13|2021

Leading Indicator Watch | September 10, 2021

Highlights from the September 10, 2021 Leading Indicator Watch: The S&P 500 fell last week 76.85 points, ending at 4,458.58 and is up 18.70% YTD while the VIX (CBOE...

09|09|2021

Good Or Bad News? | September 3, 2021

A bad jobs report was delivered on Friday. Is it good news or bad news for the Market? Monday Markets opened the week on a strong note. The S&P...

09|07|2021

Leading Indicator Watch | September 3, 2021

Highlights from the September 3, 2021 Leading Indicator Watch: Weekly initial jobless claims fell to 340K. Unemployment fell to 5.2%, however, no-farm payrolls rose 243K when 798K were expected...

08|31|2021

Telegraphed Target | August 27, 2021

The Federal Reserve is telegraphing their moves. Does this put a target on the back of markets? Monday Markets opened the week in the green. The S&P 500 continued...

08|30|2021

Leading Indicator Watch | August 27, 2021

Highlights from the August 27, 2021 Leading Indicator Watch: The money supply, including time deposits, rose by $147B to $20.534T (June). Money supply is currently running 90.34% of current...

08|24|2021

Taper Tantrum 2.0? | August 20, 2021

Taper Tantrum 2.0 looks inevitable, but will it be as bad as last time? Monday The S&P 500 dug itself quite the hole on Monday morning. It spent the...

08|23|2021

Leading Indicator Watch | August 20, 2021

Highlights from the August 20, 2021 Leading Indicator Watch: Retail sales fell more than expected, 1.1% (July). The Capacity Utilization rate extended to 76.1% (July). Be sure to check...