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Weekly TGIF

The Rally Got Mugged

“The Rally Got Mugged” That was the title of an article I saw this morning. It was an attention getter. The Market always has our attention. This was one of those weeks we will be…
March 22, 2019
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The World Wide Web

The World Wide Web was invented three decades ago this week. On March 12, 1989, a revolutionary proposal was submitted by a British computer scientist named Sir Tim Berners-Lee to the European Organization for Nuclear…
March 15, 2019
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10 Years and 10 Weeks

The explosive rally to start 2019 has reached stall speed in March. 2800 S&P has proved to be formidable resistance. That level equates to approximately 26K on the DOW. Money has been flowing back into…
March 8, 2019
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Commerce: Stores, Apps & Avocados

Business models change. Innovation plays a huge role. Pricing impacts. It drives behavior and consumption. It spurs creativity and investment. Things move so much faster these days. It’s not going to stop. Competition drives success.…
March 1, 2019
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Crisp Pringle & Brexit

There are just 5 weeks until the deadline for the United Kingdom to formally leave the European Union. March 29 is the date. It’s more commonly known as Brexit. The vote to leave took place…
February 22, 2019
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Big Rally. Now What?

What a difference a couple of months make. There have been 8 consecutive weekly gains. This has so far been the best start to the year for stocks since 1990. I believe it is the…
February 15, 2019
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Another Way to View China

The subject of the trade war between the US and China can be both confusing and tiresome. It’s a hard one to follow. It’s certainly not clear whom to believe. One day, a deal appears…
February 8, 2019
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Living on the Edge

The rollout of the next generation of wireless networks, called 5G, is coming this year. The 5G launch is expected to kick start the next stage of the “internet of things.” Devices are going to…
January 25, 2019
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Here We Go Again?

Stocks closed the week on a high note, on the back of increasing optimism of a trade deal with China. The S&P is on track for its 4th consecutive week of gains, something it hasn’t…
January 18, 2019
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The Wheat from the Chaff

The Stock Market continued higher in the 2nd trading week of the year, notching its first 5-day winning streak since September. The S&P finished Wednesday on the best 10-day run dating back to 2009. This…
January 11, 2019