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Markets have rebounded strongly in the last couple of trading days in the aftermath of the failed healthcare reform cancelled vote in the House of Representatives. Speaker Paul Ryan has vowed not to give up, but the stronger catalyst for a rebound might be President Trump’s rollback on environmental regulations that should primarily help the…click to read more.
Thursday, March 23, 2017
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Political fallout left Wall Street worrying about the timing of President Trump’s market-friendly policy plans earlier this week. A single day drop in the S&P Tuesday was the largest since September. Now the major impact to the agenda lies in a Congressional vote on the Obamacare replacement bill, which is expected to be a close…click to read more.
All major markets have perked up following the Fed’s 25 basis point increase in interest rates. The S&P 500 has created a bowl-shaped pattern, having snapped out of a two-week malaise, and the Nasdaq has broken out to a new high. The change in rates was well telegraphed and widely anticipated, especially on the heels…click to read more.
After breaking out to new highs a week ago, the S&P 500 has had three straight losing sessions, and is sagging. At this point, many consider it to be a normal pullback and a dip that may be buyable. The Nasdaq and Dow also have backed off, but have slightly more bullish price action. The…click to read more.