Morning Preview: April 13, 2018

Scott GreenDaily Market Insights

Early Look Friday, April 13, 18 Stocks futures are steady, with the Dow Industrials inching higher, though the Nasdaq Composite is flat, as earnings season is finally upon us, with results from big banks JPMorgan, Wells Fargo and Citigroup expected this morning. Investors also continue to watch for developments in the U.S.-China trade dispute and around the potential for U.S. … Read More

Market Review: April 12, 2018

Scott GreenDaily Market Insights

Closing Recap Thursday, April 12, 18 Equity Market Recap ·      U.S. stocks finished strong, led by gains in the important technology and financial sectors ahead of key bank earnings tomorrow from JPMorgan, Wells and Citigroup while geopolitical tensions eased after President Donald Trump suggested that a military strike on Syria may not be imminent. Trump said in a tweet on Thursday that a possible attack … Read More

Mid Day Outlook: April 12, 2018

Scott GreenDaily Market Insights

Mid-Morning Look Thursday, April 12, 18 U.S. equities open higher and currently holding those gains with major averages around 1% across the board with investor worries over tensions in the Middle East subsiding as President Trump stepped back the immediacy of response to Syria situation in his tweet earlier today. Financial stocks are among the top gainers ahead of Friday’s big day … Read More

Morning Preview: April 12, 2018

Scott GreenDaily Market Insights

Early Look Wednesday, April 11, 18 After stocks mostly slipped on Wednesday given geopolitical tensions, rising rate fears after hawkish minutes from the March FOMC meeting, and trade war concerns, U.S. futures are pointing to a higher open. Worries about a potential global trade war are persisting, as a Chinese government spokesman denied Thursday that recently announced policy changes constitute concessions to the Trump … Read More

Market Review: April 11, 2018

Scott GreenDaily Market Insights

Closing Recap Wednesday, April 11, 18 Equity Market Recap ·      U.S. stocks slipped for the first time in three days amid increased geopolitical tensions with Russia (Syria), trade war concerns (improving with China, but still a factor) and continued news out of Washington (recent gov’t raid on Trump personal lawyer Cohen), with markets falling to lows late day as it appeared it ran … Read More

Mid Day Outlook: April 11, 2018

Scott GreenDaily Market Insights

Mid-Morning Look Wednesday, April 11, 18 U.S. equities slip for the first time in three days amid geopolitical tensions, trade war concerns and drama out of Washington weighing on sentiment early. Futures dropped overnight with global tensions increasing after President Donald Trump warned Russia of imminent military action in Syria over a suspected poison gas attack, declaring that missiles “will be coming” … Read More

Morning Preview: April 11, 2018

Scott GreenDaily Market Insights

Early Look Wednesday, April 11, 18    Stock futures are lower amid a cautious tone to global markets as investors weigh the possibility of a U.S. military strike in Syria while also watching developments in Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation related to Russian involvement in the 2016 presidential election. Headline risk dragging markets lower overnight as Christine Lagarde, the head … Read More

Market Review: April 10, 2018

Scott GreenDaily Market Insights

Closing Recap Tuesday, April 10, 18   Equity Market Recap S. stocks full-throttle higher, getting a much needed boost on the macro front after Chinese President Xi struck a conciliatory tone on trade during his keynote address to the annual Boao forum last night, helping alleviate concerns with the U.S. regarding trade after recent reports of talks between the two … Read More

Mid Day Outlook: April 10, 2018

Scott GreenDaily Market Insights

U.S. equities are moving higher rose for a second day (rebounding after yesterday’s late day sell-off that nearly wiped out big gains early) as comments from Chinese President Xi Jinping overnight to open the country’s markets is easing investor concerns over a trade dispute between the two countries. Xi’s pledges, made at a major conference in Asia, were on lowering … Read More

Morning Preview: April 10, 2018

Scott GreenDaily Market Insights

Early Look Tuesday, April 10, 18 U.S. stock futures are rising, partially recovering yesterday’s late day meltdown that saw stocks nearly give back all of its early Monday gains. Markets are cheering comments by Chinese President Xi Jinping to open the country’s markets. Xi’s pledges, made at a major conference in Asia, may help to soothe fears of an all-out … Read More