Category Archives: Politics

February 24

Investors brace for a correction

By David Nelson, CFA CMT Monday looks to open the same way Friday closed, only worse. Fear, confusion combined with valuations in the upper quadrant create a toxic cocktail. Its true stocks don’t live in a vacuum and compared to U.S. treasuries are the better asset class. However, fear authorities are losing their grip on […]

February 09

Around the world in 69 seconds

Soundbites from the week focused on Iowa and the coronavirus

February 01

Around the world in 72 seconds

Media highlights from a news cycle consumed with the coronavirus

January 18

Closing out the week at the NYSE

On the floor with Cheddar hosts Brad Smith and Hope King.

January 02

Market MVP Award goes to…

By David Nelson, CFA CMT There’s no other way to put it. 2019 was an extraordinary year some even calling it the GOAT. Sentiment heading into 2020 is a near polar opposite from this time last year. We kicked off 2019 adding to a Christmas eve rally but the sentiment was anything but jubilant. Coming on […]

December 21

Facebook vs the New York Times

David and the panel discuss the Facebook’s decision to not fact check political ads.

December 21

Take on the Debate – Economy for Billionaires

Weighing in on Democratic Debate in Los Angeles.

November 25

STOP THE PRESSES!

By David Nelson, CFA CMT Maybe it’s the fact that former New York City Mayor Mike Bloomberg announced he was joining a crowded Democratic field to run for President. It could be the media is more focused on the Patriots Cowboy Sunday match up or the monster ticket sales for Disney’s long awaited Frozen II. Nevertheless, […]

September 22

Trade and Politics

All the usual suspects are on investor radar but trade and politics top the list.

September 22

Yahoo Friday

David joins the Yahoo Finance panel to discuss a range of issues on the mind of investors.