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The headlines are declaratively stating Biden will be the next President and the odds of a blue wave is rising. The headlines are also stating the reason for the recent advance is increased ...

The economic calendar is crowded this week. It is filled with top tier indicators that will offer insight into the strength of the economy. Perhaps September’s labor report released on Friday is...

Words cannot express the carnage, the volatility, the fear of today’s market implosion.  All markets have been decimated anywhere between 25% and 75% in 30 days.  Many times, I have commented about the velocity of change but never had I envisioned

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We are living in historical times.  The S & P 500 has moved a record 4% or more in eight consecutive sessions.  The previous record of six days was set in 1929.  Moreover, yesterday the markets stopped trading twice because of declines.

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Equities plunged again following the World Health Organization’s declaration that the coronavirus is now a pandemic. Stocks were also jilted by the lack of follow up surrounding a potential stimulus plan. And then there is the evolving ...

The volatility in the markets is deafening. Stocks rose yesterday on stimulus hopes and the outcome of Super Tuesday. At the same time, 10-year Treasury yields fell below 1% and the dollar rose as all are waiting for other top economies to follow the Fed’s...

The S & P has experienced its biggest four-day slump since December 2018. The 10- and 30-year Treasury yields have plunged to the lowest levels on record. As widely discussed, the coronavirus is blamed for the current rout. ...

Indexing the last five years has been a runaway success but has this success created market imbalances? Many are starting to opine valuations of the mega sized technology issues have created an environment conducive to increased volatility. ...

Is there a liquidity crisis? Yesterday’s repo auction was oversubscribed by a factor of two. However yields did not spike. The Fed is providing the necessary liquidity, operating in its most foremost capacity of being the “banker’s banker,” the lender of last...