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We are starting to see the stronger seasonal, statistical and cycle dates coming into play also. Hang on to your hats it’s going to get bumpy. For more on this please find attached this week’s Market Report looking at the Aussie and US markets.
Read more about Stock Market Commentary – US and ASX Market Report 31 Oct 2016
The week ahead sees the 29th anniversary (19th October 1987) of the 1987 Crash. The Dow fell 508 points or 22.6% in one day its largest ever one day % fall. All markets around the world followed suit falling very strongly and this is a time never to be forgotten as to how quickly things can happen.
October is a month which strikes fear into the hearts of investors because of a number of massive falls that have taken place during the month. The Crash in 1929 & the 1987 Crash were both in October and anyone involved in the markets would have heard of one or both of these. However October generally is a positive month for...
Read more about Stock Market Commentary – US and ASX Market Report 03 Oct 2016
Déjà vu is the phenomenon of having the strong sensation that an event or experience currently being experienced has already been experienced in the past. First we are a week after the Federal election and we still don’t know who is leading the country. Second this is ...
Just like the wild weather we have been seeing all along the eastern seaboard of Australia the markets have been swinging around wildly. So much so the S&P 500 and the Dow Jones look to be moving in different directions. One of them is leading and the other will follow but which one is which?
What a difference a week can make. I asked if the planets were finally beginning to align and a week later the S&P 500 is showing us the way. The trend on the daily chart, the weekly chart and also the monthly chart have all aligned and turned down. Not one but two...
Australian and US Market Commentary 04 April 2016 - A new quarter means a new beginning for some and new opportunities for all
We have now entered the second quarter for the year and generally the first few days of a new quarter are good strong up days as Super fund monies are put into the market. It was positive in the US and it was the opposite in the local market based on Friday’s price action.
The last week hasn’t let us down in respect to volatility. We moved up and then moved back down, then we had option expiry where we were down then up again. Then to round out the week the Bank Of Japan (BOJ) came out with their own surprise – a rate cut putting interest rates...
Read more about Market Commentary - Australian and US markets (01 Feb 16)