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Stock Market & Sector Analysis (video)

An overview of the US stock market as well as several sectors & asset classes (stock, bonds, commodities, gold & currencies) that stand out as potential trading opportunities at this time. playback speed can be increased in the settings to reduce video duration

Trade Ideas & Sector Analysis for 5-25-18

An overview of various commodities, sectors, ETF & individual stocks that stand out as compelling trade ideas at this time, both longs & shorts. Took a while to get this one posted as I was working on publishing a few trade ideas after completing the video. playback speed can be increased in the settings to reduce video duration One of the trade ideas covered in this video is LMT, which still looks like an objective short. However, I opted to go with the ITA (Aerospace & Defense Sector ETF) instead for the additional diversification provided by the ETF although LMT tends [...]

2018-05-25T10:32:32+00:00 May 25, 2018 10:31am|Categories: Equity Market Analysis, Fixed Income (Bonds), Gold & Commodities|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |2 Comments

Trade Ideas & Sector Analysis (video)

This video covers trade ideas across various asset classes including commodities (oil, lumber & agricultural commodities), energy sector ETF (XLE & XOP), bonds (treasuries & corporate bonds), REITs (SPG & KIM), Bitcoin & an update on the NFLX swing trade. playback speed can be increased in the setting to reduce video duration

2018-05-23T12:20:37+00:00 May 23, 2018 12:20pm|Categories: Fixed Income (Bonds), Forex (Currencies), Gold & Commodities|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Current Preferred Sector & Asset Allocation Mix

It appears to me that we could be very close to some significant inflection points (trend reversals) within the financial markets & as such, I want to share some of the sectors & asset classes that stand out as bullish (long) or bearish (short) to me that this time. US Equities Bearish. The two videos published earlier today highlight some of the potential bearish developments as well as some support levels & other technical developments that could trigger intermediate to longer-term sell signals but for the most part, haven't done so yet. We did, however, recently get sell signals on the [...]

Bond Market Analysis & Trade Ideas (video)

An overview of the bond market including treasury bonds, corporate bonds & municipal bonds via interest rates as well as various bond ETFs. Both technical & fundamental analysis of the bond market, as well as implications to the stock market along with the benefits of asset allocation & portfolio diversification, are also discussed. playback speed can be increased in the settings to reduce video duration

2018-05-14T12:34:20+00:00 May 14, 2018 12:34pm|Categories: Fixed Income (Bonds)|Tags: , , , , , , , |2 Comments

Stock Market, Precious Metals & Fixed Income Analysis (video)

The near & intermediate-term outlook for the US stock market as well as bonds, agricultural commodities, gold, silver, platinum & the related mining stocks. This video starts with an overview of the US stock market via SPY, QQQ & IWM. At the 15:44 mark, the outlook for gold, silver, platinum & the precious metal mining stocks (GDX) are covered. An brief overview of the bond market via the etfs TLT, LQD & JNK starts at the 23:00 mark wrapping up with a brief (1 minute) look at WEAT & DBA (agricultural commodity ETFs at the 30 minute mark.

2017-03-08T21:19:16+00:00 Jan 6, 2017 11:04am|Categories: Equity Market Analysis, Fixed Income (Bonds), Gold & Commodities|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |1 Comment

Municipal Bombs Exploding

Back on April 6th in the post titled Muni Bombs, I had outlined the scenario in the first weekly chart of MUB (Municipal Bond ETF) posted below, stating that "A break below this uptrend line is likely to bring MUB (iShares S&P National Municipal Bond ETF) down to levels which will have wiped at least a year's worth of interest payments & quite possibly much more in the so-called "safe haven" trade of municipal bonds." So far that scenario has played out as predicted, with a very impulsive sell-off in municipal bonds since prices broke down below the uptrend [...]

2017-03-08T21:19:20+00:00 Nov 23, 2016 4:47pm|Categories: Equity Market Analysis, Fixed Income (Bonds), Forex (Currencies)|Tags: , , , , , , , |Comments Off on Municipal Bombs Exploding