April 02

French Election Adds to Market Wall of Worry

By David Nelson, CFA On the heels of a persistently low (VIX) CBOE SPX Volatility Index, markets hit a speed bump in March with most of the major averages ending flat to down for the month. The best performer was the NASDAQ which put in a small gain adding to an already very good year. […]

March 30

Brexit – Robots & Tax Reform

David joins i24 News anchor Michelle Makori to discuss Brexit, Tax Reform and Robots in finance.

March 28

Looking Beyond the Trump Trade

David joins CNBC anchor Kelly Evans to discuss the so called Trump trade. Stocks mentioned include JPM, BAC and NUE.

March 24

Attack in London – Washington Dysfunction

David joins i24 News anchor Michelle Makori to discuss a range of issues weighing on the market.

March 23

Canaries in the Coal Mine – The Movie

David joins the BNN News Team to discuss the Healthcare vote and the potential ripple effect to other administration policy proposals.

March 23

Canaries in the Coal Mine

By David Nelson, CFA “The canary in the coal mine is always the first to go.” For more than a century miners carried them in small cages deep into the mine as an early warning detection system for poisonous gas or carbon dioxide. The first sign of distress in the cage sent the men back […]

March 16

The Fed Surprise

David points out the only surprise in the March Fed Policy statement. Caught Hedge Funds off sides…

March 13

Reality Bites! – The End of the Trump Rally?

By David Nelson, CFA U.S. markets struggled last week closing modestly lower after several weeks of gains. Perhaps it was the exhaustion gap higher following the President’s speech or the building reality that there’s a disconnect between investor perception and the actual timeline of administration proposals. The President has said they are committed to a […]

March 11

U.S. vs Japan – Trade

David joins the Yahoo News team including anchor Alexis Christophorous and Rick Newman to discuss the trade negotiations between the U.S. and Japan.

March 11

Jobs Jobs Jobs

David joins Yahoo anchor Alexis Christophorous and reporter Rick Newman to discuss the jobs report, the economy and gridlock in Washington.