Who Is Going To Get This Right? The Fed Or The Market

The S&P 500 posted its worst weekly performance since mid-June, slumping 4.78% for the five-day session. The losses came on the back of a solid 3.65% gain last week. The selling pressure started on Tuesday after a hotter than anticipated consumer price inflation...

What the Fed wants, the Fed gets

Chairman Jerome Powell, in highly anticipated remarks from the annual Jackson Hole policy meeting, said in no uncertain terms that interest rates will keep rising and aren’t likely to come down soon. But that’s where the certainty ended. The size of a...

Only the Fed can derail this stock market rally

The week started positively with the stock market continuing its rally despite retailers warning of slowdown, semiconductor companies cautioning on outlook and housing market cracking as expected. But, the resilience of the stock market rally was broken by comments...

The Silver Lining – Dividend Payouts hit New Record

Stocks finished sharply higher on Friday, snapping a five-day losing streak thanks in part to stronger than expected retail sales data and a moderation in inflation expectations. But Friday’s rally still was not enough to overcome three days of selling earlier...

Up in Smoke – Economic slowdown and reversal of Roe

US economy is slowly but surely showing signs of deterioration in economic growth. Earlier this week, Purchasing Managers’ Index (PMI) came in at 51.2, the weakest level since January. Forward looking indicators are projecting economic contraction in the third...
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