Category: Newsletter

Tom’s Weekly Newsletter September 21st, 2022

Posted on September 21st, 2022

What is an ‘Inside Day’ and What does that mean for the Markets An Inside Day is part of a 2-period or 2-day pattern where the range of the day, (the Open High Low and Close) of a day is within the range of the previous period/day. Today wasn’t a picture-perfect Inside Day as the […]

Tom’s Weekly Newsletter September 14th, 2022

Posted on September 14th, 2022

Dead Cat Bounce? Or is this a More Meaningful Bounce for the Stock Market? At the time of this writing the NASDAQ, as well as the Dow and the S&P were trading higher and looking like they will close as such. For the NASDAQ it ended a 7-trading day slide. If you’ve never heard of […]

Tom’s Weekly Newsletter September 7th, 2022

Posted on September 7th, 2022

The Downward Slide in the Financial Markets Continues One of the traits of a downtrend is when you see a series of lower highs and lower lows. This market since the recent top hasn’t seen a bounce higher to create a pivot high to any degree. This rollover from the recent highs is proving to […]

Tom’s Weekly Newsletter September 1st, 2022

Posted on September 1st, 2022

Originally published via our newsletter previously. Subscribe for early access! How Far Back can the Markets Slide Before Finding Support? Today, the three major indices traded higher on the day. This doesn’t necessarily mean the slide is over, but it may stall a bit, especially since everyone seems to be waiting with bated breath for […]

Tom’s Weekly Newsletter August 24th, 2022

Posted on August 24th, 2022

Originally published via our newsletter previously. Subscribe for early access! Fed Minutes and Retail Sales Data Released Today Usually the release of the Fed minutes isn’t a market mover.  For the most part everything that is in the minutes was talked about prior when the Fed chair made the announcement on their decision on interest […]

Tom’s Weekly Newsletter July 27th, 2022

Posted on July 27th, 2022

Originally published on July 20th, 2022. Subscribe for early access! Rising Jobless Claims Reported July 21, 2022 Non-farm payrolls showed and increase of 7.000 from a week before, coming in at 251.000. This exceeded the Dow Jones estimates of 240,000, whicb is the highest weekly level since mid-November. This number is a sign the jobs […]

Tom’s Weekly Newsletter July 20th, 2022

Posted on July 20th, 2022

Originally published on July 13th, 2022. Subscribe for early access! Inflation Rose Again – Now at 41-Year Highs The Fed has its work cut out for it still. The markets are being reported having a 70% chance of a full 100-basis point rate hike for July and there is now a chance of a 3/4 […]

Tom’s Weekly Newsletter July 13th, 2022

Posted on July 13th, 2022

Originally published on July 6th, 2022. Subscribe for early access! Fed Minutes Released Today – Market Reaction An immediate reaction to the release of the last Fed’s meeting minutes was one of a cat just being release from a cardboard box as it jumped around in a frenetic type manner before establishing a directional move. […]

Tom’s Weekly Newsletter July 6th, 2022

Posted on July 6th, 2022

Originally published on June 29th, 2022. Subscribe for early access! Wishing everyone a Happy and Safe 4th of July! We are at the end of the first half of the year. There is much work for the Fed to do in its efforts to fight off inflation that’s at 40-yr highs, the Russia-Ukraine conflict is […]

Tom’s Weekly Newsletter June 15, 2022

Posted on June 15th, 2022

Originally published on June 8th, 2022. Subscribe for early access! Fed Day – June 15, 2022 What was forecast most recently was delivered. Recent assessment that the Federal Reserve was going to raise interest rates higher by 0.75 basis points and that’s exactly what they did. One can dig into deeper analysis from many different […]