Category Archives: Stocks

Stock market volatility imminent

The S&P 500 is near a 52 week high. But what’s surprising is that less than half of all the companies that make up the index are trading above their 50 day moving average. This is strange because you would expect most components in the index to be doing well. But instead the recent rally seems to come… Read More »

Catching a falling knife

When buying the dip doesn’t work this time. Often when the stock market sells off aggressively in a day or two, it’s because traders have overreacted. Stocks typically re-adjust soon after with a bounce. This pattern had been the norm for decades. But 2022 is special. Maybe this time really is different. Here’s how the S&P 500 index… Read More »