Will The Federal Reserve Raise Interest Rates : Yellen Sends Mixed Signals

One of the biggest conversations in the finance and investing space over the past year has been the Federal Reserve interest rate; and for good reason. The Federal Reserve has held interest rates at an all-time low for several years in an attempt to fuel economic momentum in the United States. However, after years of … Read more

U.S. Economy Slouches toward Recession as Eurozone Crisis Widens

Federal Reserve chair Janet Yellen may have missed her window of opportunity to raise interest rates. The economic data no longer paint a picture of even a tepid recovery. Since the start of the year, key indicators for the economy began pointing toward recession. Add to that the recent Eurozone chaos surrounding the Greek default … Read more

U.S Equities – INTO THE “FOMC’ TRADING WEEK, 16.03.15

Halfway through March, S&P500 is flat on the year and in the middle of its upper/lower ranges winter home.  A range that is running into a 5th consecutive month. Hey, winter feels longer to Bostonians, so quit the complaining!. Seems the consensus sell side positive return for the S&P in ’15 might be a little behind the curve by the … Read more

U.S EQUITIES- ‘INTO THE TRADING WEEK’, 02.03.2015

SPX is up a seemingly fatigued 1% over the past 2 weeks, yet traders at the close Friday, including YPT were calling the last 2 weeks ‘sensational’ and ‘great!’ WHY? Well, YPT got it’s long awaited QNET (NASDAQ INTERNET INDEX) breakout on Feb 12/13. This QNET Momentum gauge plasters, ‘INTO THE TRADING DAY’ and YPT … Read more