Stocks And Bonds And Bears, Oh My

Bear market AFP via Getty Images Key Takeaways S&P 500 Enters Bear Market Territory Yield Curves Invert Not A Time To Panic Monday’s sharp selloff put the S&P 500 into bear market territory along with the Nasdaq, which is now off 33%. Monday also marked four consecutive days of being down 1% or more, something…

Bear Markets & Market Bottoms

2022 has been a brutal year for investors. Presently, the S&P 500 is down over 16% Year-To-Date (YTD), the Dow is down 12% YTD, the NASDAQ is down an astounding 25% and the Russell 2000 small capitalization index is down 19%. The devastation has been widespread, with a high number of stocks down over 50%.…

Here’s A Better Pick Over ConMed Stock

UKRAINE – 2021/07/04: In this photo illustration a Dentsply Sirona logo is seen on a smartphone … [+] screen. (Photo Illustration by Pavlo Gonchar/SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images) SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images We think that DENTSPLY stock (NASDAQ NDAQ : XRAY), a dental equipment company, is currently a better pick than ConMed (NASDAQ: CNMD),…

When (Why) Bad News IS Good News

Consumer Price Index Year over Year Percentage Universal Value Advisors It was another volatile week in the financial markets. While there were up days, like Friday (May 13), the trend continues to be down. The table shows the weekly movements in the major indexes and the downdrafts from their nearby peaks. Note that the Nasdaq…