Blog tagged as politics

Presidential Cycle Choppy into Mid-2020

November 07, 2019 04:43 PM By alex.locker - Comment(s)
Presidential Cycle Choppy into Mid-2020

Consolidation typically starts now and ends in May

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In the first half of 2020, the risk for a political overhang to the stock market is high.


Near-term risks continue to include earnings expectations and the trade war with China.


Once a presidential winner has been identified, the market has ...

Welcome to "The Twilight Zone"

December 18, 2018 12:05 PM By alex.locker - Comment(s)
Welcome to "The Twilight Zone"

"There is a fifth dimension, beyond that which is known to man. It's a dimension as vast as space and as timeless as infinity.  It is the middle ground between light and shadow, between science and superstition, and it lies between the pit of man's fears and the summit of his knowledge. Th...

Tea for 2

November 30, 2018 12:52 PM By alex.locker - Comment(s)
Tea for 2

Argentina will be the focus of the world this weekend as the G20 meets in Buenos Aires. For Americans, the stakes couldn't be any greater as President Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping will most likely have a discussion to resolve the current trade war. Tariffs are a spectre looming over the e...