Tag Archives: Oil

August 20

6 Charts Showing How Oil Still Drives the Market

6 months ago oil turned taking stocks along with it. David put together 6 stocks for Yahoo Finance to show the role oil is playing in both credit and stock markets.

August 15

What’s Driving the Market?

By David Nelson, CFA In the face of so-so data and an economic pulse that looks more like an EKG going into cardiac arrest investors want to know “What’s driving the market?” The earnings season is drawing to a close and as Goldman points out in a recent note one consistent theme seems to ring […]

August 03

It’s All About Oil – The Movie

David discusses the days action in the market and why oil has been a leading indicator. He also talks about the election and how it is playing out for investors.

August 02

It’s Still All About Oil

The Top Strategists are tripping over themselves to call the top in the market on the heels of Jeff Gundlach’s call to sell everything. To be fair there are a lot of red flags but it isn’t all doom and gloom either. The biggest challenge is the election cycle. We haven’t been here before. Two […]

March 27

6 things I’m watching this week: Pakistan, Oil, Yellen, Trump, Profits & Jobs

By David Nelson, CFA When I started this article I had 5 key observations to make as we start the trading week post the Easter holidays. Now of course we have a 6th following a deadly attack in Pakistan where the suicide bomber’s target seems to have been innocent women and children. As of this […]

February 13

Cheap oil is a curse and it’s about to get worse

For the last year Oil and Stocks have been joined at the hip. It took just a single tweet to push both oil and stocks higher. I’ll admit Jamie Dimon’s purchase of JPM shares helped quite a bit but the story begins and ends with oil. Cheap oil is a blessing when we pull up […]

February 08

Global Banks Lead the Sell-Off

David Joins the Fox Business Panel to discuss the Global Sell-Off

February 01

Are early signs of inflation signaling a market bottom?

By David Nelson, CFA From the depths of the financial crisis we’ve been told deflation was an enemy that could push world economies to the edge of the abyss. Former Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke made it his lifelong study and today central banks everywhere follow his path. ZIRP (Zero Interest Rate Policy) and quantitative […]

January 21

Does Oil Really Matter – GM Turns Into Apple?

David mixes it up with Yahoo’s Rick Newman along with anchor Alexis Christophorus. How important is oil for the market and is GM really trying to become a silicon valley startup?

January 20

Market Sell-Off Intensifies

David talks about the biggest concerns driving markets lower in 2016