There is still too much risk in the equity and bond markets. Earn this easy 4.5% return while you wait for stability, says trader who hit 2 big calls in 2022.

There is still too much risk in the equity and bond markets.  Earn this easy 4.5% return while you wait for stability, says trader who hit 2 big calls in 2022.

Ahead of Big Tech Earnings, Meta Results Poised to Lighten Nasdaq Composite COMP for Thursday. The S&P 500 SPX also points to gains as investors have a glass-half-full view of the Fed meeting. LaDucTrading.com founder Samantha LaDuc is concerned that investors are in the throes of another Fed error. “The market is not pricing in … Read more

Tech stocks are having their best January in decades – here’s why that may not be a good sign

Tech stocks are having their best January in decades – here’s why that may not be a good sign

Technology stocks are having a pretty rough start to 2023, but that could actually be an ominous signal. The Nasdaq Composite Index COMP, +0.95% is up 11% so far this month, on track for its best January performance since gaining 12.2% in 2001, according to Dow Jones Market Data. But that 2001 rally cooled off … Read more

S&P 500 nears first ‘gold cross’ in 2.5 years, but no guarantee for more gains ahead

S&P 500 nears first ‘gold cross’ in 2.5 years, but no guarantee for more gains ahead

The S&P 500 is on the verge of earning its first “gold cross” in two and a half years, but that doesn’t mean stocks will deliver more gains in the coming year. The gold cross indicator is used by technical analysts as a sign that a certain uptrend in markets or currencies is gaining momentum. … Read more