Seven “Ifs” Updated

What’s in today’s report: Seven “Ifs” updated, stock futures are moderately higher, U.K. Parliament took control of the Brexit process, the primary focus of the stock market will be bond yields and the curve and more.

Four Major Market Moving Events to Watch This Week

Economic data was almost universally disappointing last week, although it obviously didn’t have the expected effect on the market (more on why below). The big numbers of last week, the global flash PMIs, all either missed expectations (China, U.S. and Germany) or met low expectations and remained…

The Russell 2000 and Dow Transports are Fast Approaching

The Russell 2000 and Dow Transports are fast approaching the pre-selloff levels from last week, so a break above 6143 in the Dow Transports and 938 in the Russell 2000 would be significant.

The Real Reason Stocks Rallied Yesterday

So, with the economic data so bad—why did stocks rally yesterday? The answer is changing market expectations of…

This Chart Shows Why Stocks Are Rallying

The spread between Spanish and German yields is crashing lower, which is one of the major reasons stocks rallied yesterday.

The U.S. Economy Showing Signs of a Slowdown – Again. Here’s What to Watch This Week.

The U.S. Economy Showing Signs of a Slowdown – Again. Here’s What to Watch This Week.

This Is the Leading Indicator for All Markets

SXPP: This index remains the leading indicator for all markets, as it is one of the best real time indicators of global economic growth.