How to Trade Around FED News

When the FED makes an announcement, the markets listen. Many new traders who are unaware of this announcement can find themselves hurting on their shorter dated trades, and newer intraday traders can find themselves from a profit to a loss within seconds due to the volatility surrounding the news. I often get asked by traders … Read more

The Perfect Setups

2020 was a crazy year for the market. We saw the most dramatic monthly range that SPX has ever seen. We saw choppiness as the market was unsure which way it would continue to head during the pandemic year. Then we saw a strong recovery bringing us back to new all time highs. Moves that … Read more

Santa, Santa, Where Are You?

As we go into the close of 2020 and come into the holidays, the market historically looks to the sky for the Santa Rally. What is the Santa Rally? The Santa Rally is when the market typically trades higher going into the final few weeks of the year. What’s the reason for the Santa Rally? … Read more

The End of 2020

The End of 2020

2020 has certainly been a year for the history books in many aspects. We have had a worldwide pandemic that sent certain industries to a screeching halt and other sectors skyrocketing. The overall market has also had a rollercoaster of a year with a strong move down to long term support levels and then an … Read more

Where is this market headed

Where is this market headed?

Outside the markets, our economy is teetering in weird limbo. With stay at home orders around the world, the US has been faced with the highest unemployment that has occurred in our country’s history. Many companies were shut down as others learned how to work from home to stay on track.