Don’t Count On Another Rally Failure

Market Confusion In the Week Ahead getty The buyers finally took over the stock market last week as the S&P 500 recorded gains of 2.45% Tuesday, 0.95% Thursday, and 3.06% on Friday. From a technical standpoint there was improvement in the futures on Monday. Given the failing sharp rebounds so far in 2022 many are…

Political Ads Targeting Inflation Ahead Of Midterm Elections Could Force The Fed To Keep Hiking Rates: Goldman Sachs

Topline The Federal Reserve’s “heightened sensitivity” to rising inflation expectations could be triggered by a barrage of political ad campaigns that are expected to highlight surging consumer prices ahead of the midterm elections in November, analysts at Goldman Sachs warned on Friday, adding that the central bank may feel “compelled” to keep hiking rates aggressively.…

Bear Market Rallies

The U.S. stock market continues its treacherous year, with the S&P 500 year to date declining over 20% and the Nasdaq Composite Index posting a 28% decline as of June 22. The sharp price declines in equities were driven by the Federal Reserve raising rates and reducing its balance sheet in an attempt to slow…