More Divergences

More Divergences

Friends   It was another trading day with wide divergences. Boring, stodgy staples and financials were the winners (and have been for a lot of 2021) while sexy go-go growth names continue to struggle. Well, struggle might be a kind term when you consider last year’s darlings and how...

Continue reading

Nasdaq Struggles on Yellen Comment

Nasdaq Struggles on Yellen Comment

Friends   Comments from Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen seemed to unsettle the stock market today with the Nasdaq once again receiving the brunt of the selling. The Treasury Secretary had the audacity to mention in an interview that the Fed might just have to raise interest rates if the...

Continue reading

Stocks Limp Into Month End

Stocks Limp Into Month End

Friends More good earnings reports and more good economic data couldn’t move stocks higher today as traders seem to be hesitant to put new money to work at these levels. On the other hand, market participants seem comfortable with what they do have in the markets. We sure aren’t...

Continue reading

Great Earnings

Great Earnings

Friends It’s been a fascinating couple of days for big name growth earnings which will culminate in Amazon’s release after the close. Google, Microsoft, Facebook and Apple have all had fantastic earnings, but the share price reactions have been mixed. Apple is the most fascinating to me. They absolutely...

Continue reading

Earnings and The Fed

Earnings and The Fed

Friends Well, after the close yesterday both Google and Microsoft released very strong earnings reports. Google shares went up and Microsoft shares went down. Always interesting to see how much was priced into these earnings releases. Today we get both Facebook and Apple after the close. Then on Thursday...

Continue reading

Big Earnings Week

Big Earnings Week

Friends It was a tentative day of trading as market participants brace themselves for an avalanche of earnings reports. We get a look at Tesla’s earnings after the closing bell today and then a plethora of important companies will be reporting as the week unfolds. As for today, by the...

Continue reading

Copyright 2016 Carlton, Hofferkamp & Jenks Wealth Management, LLC. All Rights Reserved.

Hand-crafted by Web Design The Woodlands - Design Squid

Top