Monthly Archives: September 2015

ETF Watchlist for September 30, 2015

iShares MSCI Emerging Markets (EEM) Numerous charts look similar these days, with many at multi-year lows or highs. Those at new lows, such as copper, are already in a bear market. One chart that has thus far refused to give … Continue reading »

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Market Perspective for September 28, 2015

The S&P 500 Index closed 3.2 percent above its August low on Friday and 3.6 percent away from the 2000-point level, an important point for technical traders. Falling commodity prices have worked in favor of the bears today. Copper is … Continue reading »

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Global Momentum Guide for September 28, 2015

Click here to view the September 28, 2015 issue of the Global Momentum Guide - Weekly Sector Perspective - Equities retreated following the Federal Reserve’s decision to delay interest rate hikes, most likely due to events in China, as they mentioned weakness overseas. China reported a weaker than...more
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Market Perspective for September 25, 2015

The major indexes have experienced small losses on the week, nearly all of which came amid selling on Tuesday. There were a few key news stories that explicate the sell-off. Early in the week startup company Turing Pharmaceutical announced a … Continue reading »

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ETF Watchlist for September 23, 2015

WisdomTree Chinese Yuan (CYB) WisdomTree Bloomberg USD Bullish (USDU) CurrencyShares Euro Trust (FXE) CurrencyShares Japanese Yen (FXY) CurrencyShares Australian Dollar (FXA) CurrencyShares Canadian Dollar (FXC) WisdomTree Emerging Market Currency (CEW) WisdomTree Commodity Currency (CCX) PowerShares DB U.S. Dollar Bullish Index … Continue reading »

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Market Perspective for September 21, 2015

The week is beginning in bullish territory, with the major indexes closing higher on the day. Momentum-leading homebuilder stocks are off to an even better start, thanks to a strong announcement from Lennar (LEN), which saw earnings beat expectations by … Continue reading »

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ETF Investor Guide for September 2015

Click here to read the September 2015 issue - Market Perspective: Fed Delays Rate Hike After Markets Decline - The last month presented a challenge for equity markets as the S&P 500 Index slid 5.42 percent in the month ended September 15. Currency depreciation and economic weakness in China, the...more
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Global Momentum Guide for September 21, 2015

Click here to view the Global Momentum Guide for September 21, 2015 - Weekly Sector Perspective - The long-awaited Federal Reserve meeting came and went without much fanfare. Fed officials chose to leave interest rates unchanged on Thursday and barely altered their - statement. A single sentence ...more
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September Model Portfolio Updates – ETF Investor Guide

The month ending September 15 was difficult for equities. The best performance was had by the Nasdaq, which fell 3.72 percent. The Russell 2000 was close behind, suffering a 3.85 percent decline. Worse losses came from the Dow Jones Industrial Average and S&P 500 Index, down 5.02 percent and 5....more
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Market Perspective for September 18, 2015

The Federal Reserve decided against raising interest rates at this week’s meeting and expectations have now shifted to later this year or even at the beginning of 2016. A December rate hike is a strong possibility, with a probability of … Continue reading »

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