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Switch from Fears Lifts Stocks

Week of June 10, 2019

The financial news media has switched its obsession from trade tariffs to a coming Fed rate cut, so the news media is finally reporting some more positive news for a change and the market “melted up” by almost 5% last week, recovering more than two-thirds of its losses suffered in the entire month of May.

Switch from Trade Fears to Rate-Cut Hopes Lifts Stocks by Louis Navellier June 11, 2019 The financial news media has switched its obsession from trade tariffs to a coming Fed rate cut, so the news media is finally reporting some more positive news

for a change and the market “melted up” by almost 5% last week, recovering more than two-thirds of its losses suffered in the entire month of May. Despite this sharp rise in the indexes last week, I’d still say stock picking will beat index… Read More

Tariff Threats Send Stocks Down

Week of June 3, 2019

Thanks to falling market rates, the Fed will have to cut rates later this year. Despite the fact that the S&P 500 cracked its 200-day moving average on May 31, I expect that when trade fears subside there will be a major stock market rebound, since low Treasury bond yields make the stock market incredibly attractive.

Tariff Threats to Mexico & China Send Stocks Down in May by Louis Navellier June 4, 2019 On Friday, the 10-year Treasury bond yield collapsed to 2.13% (a 20-month low) after the stock market sold off in the wake of the surprise tariffs

imposed on Mexico, to be enacted on June 10th if the Mexican government does not sufficiently cooperate with the Trump Administration to help stop the flood of illegal immigrants into the U.S.  I expect that Mexico will cooperate to avoid the tariffs,… Read More

Market Indexes are Down

Week of May 27, 2019

The 10-year U.S. Treasury bond hit a new multi-year intraday low of 2.297% Thursday, caused in part by a panic in the British pound. A weak euro and weaker British pound – as yet another Brexit deadline approaches – essentially assures that the U.S. dollar will remain strong and suppress Treasury yields.

Market Indexes are Down in May Over Several Global Crises by Louis Navellier May 29, 2019 The S&P 500 is down about 4% so far in May (through last Friday) mostly due to trade tensions with China, but those tensions were loosened somewhat on

Friday after U.S. officials eased some of the trade restrictions on China’s 5G giant, Huawei, granting them a 90-day temporary extension to stock up on U.S. semiconductor orders. Since Google provides their Android system, Huawei’s 5G phones will be… Read More

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