Is the Santa Claus Rally Real?

As of the close on December 18th, the Dow Jones Industrial Average, the S&P 500 and the Nasdaq Composite were all slightly lower for 2018. We came into the fourth quarter with the markets at their highs, consumer spending was expected to be robust (and has been) and all seemed well. However, it’s been anything […]

3 Options Strategies for a Volatile Stock Market

It looked like we were out of the woods coming into December. President Trump met with China’s President Jinping Xi and the two sides reportedly hammered out a sort of verbal truce. Come to find out there’s a lot of confusion surrounding that deal. Making matters worse, the yield curve is on the cusp of […]