Tag Archives: Fed

December 19

Battling the Fed with Tweets

$TLT $SPY

November 29

Fed Blinks

David joins CNBC host Brian Sullivan to discuss the Fed Chair Powell’s speech at the New York Economic Club  

November 26

Policy Mistake

By David Nelson, CFA Thanksgiving wasn’t enough to attract the bulls as the shortened holiday week saw additional selling setting up a retest of the October lows. There was no single catalyst but the continued selloff in oil was notable as crude touched the lowest levels in more than a year. Economists and portfolio managers […]

November 19

Did the Fed Blink?

2 Doves and a Hawk walk into a Bar… “The US does not live in a vacuum” $TLT $SPY $NVDA $AMAT

November 05

Stuck Between the Fed and a Hard Place

By David Nelson, CFA On the heels of a bruising month, markets around the world put in a strong week with some of the hardest hit in Asia leading the way. There were a number factors leading the rebound including a bounce from oversold levels, short covering and some confusion surrounding potential trade talks with […]

November 04

Apple takes a bite out of the market

$AAPL #Fed #Economy

October 29

Elephant in the Room – The Movie

David sits down with CNBC News anchor Dominic Chu to discuss the market. The Fed is the Elephant in the Room

October 13

Highlights from a week to forget

In a week most investors would like to forget David sits for several interviews to discuss.

October 07

The Thrill of Victory Meets the Agony of Defeat

By David Nelson, CFA Trade and rising interest rates top the list of investor concerns as we kick off the earnings season. Banks take center stage Friday as JPMorgan (JPM), Citigroup (C ) and Wells Fargo (WFC) all report. Last week-long rates breaking to the highest levels since 2011 set the stage for a marked […]

October 04

10 year rates hit highest level since 2011

David joins CNBC anchor Brian Sullivan to discuss rates breaking out to multi-year high. Good news or bad news?