Market Musings

Tony will use his 30+ years of market experience to guide you throughout the trading day.

Waiting on Small Caps…

As they inch closer to the 200-day moving average (DMA). Despite the fact that the Russell 2000 Index (RTY) is significantly outperforming the other “big four” indices (S&P 500,…

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Quantifying near-term market risk

Yesterday’s we highlighted how a historically high amount of S&P 500 (SPX) components were trading above their respective 50-day moving averages, and how that suggests new highs in…

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Pre-opening look – 02/20

Summary: S&P equity futures are trading slightly below yesterday's settlement. Asian markets closed mostly higher, extending their recent strength, and Europe is mixed to higher. The dollar is…

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Pre-opening Look – 02/19

S&P equity futures are trading below Friday's settlement. Asian markets closed mixed overnight, but rallied sharply on Monday, and European markets are mostly weaker. Dollar is firmer…

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Keeping our eye on the ball

The equity markets continue to grind higher despite the uncertainty in the trade war, Brexit negotiations, U.S. gov’t shutdown, and strange economic releases such as yesterday’s retail sales data. …

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Early morning look

Markets: S&P futures +19.7, or +0.73%, vs yesterday's settlement FTSE 100 +0.32% to 7152.20 DAX +1.22% to 11149.02 Nikkei +2.61% to 20864.21 Hang Seng +0.10% to 28171.33 10-year yield +2 bps to…

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