Market Remains in Overdrive Despite Fourth-Quarter GDP Number | January 28, 2018

State of the Stock Market Analysis for the Week Ending on January 21, 2018 Positive Week for Stock Market Despite Government Shutdown 1-21-18) Despite a disappointing fourth-quarter GDP number, the stock market remained in overdrive on Friday, as all three of the major indices moved to all-time highs. Estimates for the fourth quarter GDP were…

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It’s Finally Time | From the Mind of the Gorilla

Renewable energy…   For decades, we have been trying to find a way to really reduce our carbon footprint through the eventual phasing out of the fossil fuels that have been running our planet for centuries.   The reasoning behind the push is simple: renewable energy sources such as wind, hydro, or solar – have…

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The Week Ahead Stock Market Update | January 22, 2017

The holiday-shortened week started off in a very positive fashion on Wall Street, as stocks skyrocketed to new all-time highs on Tuesday. However, for a lot of stocks, that initial surge marked their weekly highs as well. While the bull run, which already took the major indices past several yearly targets in less than a…

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The Gift That Keeps On Giving | From the Mind of the Gorilla

The Christmas season is a time for giving. It’s a time when people tend to be a little more selfless and less selfish – something we just witnessed with one of the greatest gifts of the 2017 holidays… The Republican Tax Plan. You know something is good when, finally, both sides of the aisle can…

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The Week Ahead Stock Market Update | January 15, 2017

The second week of the year proved to be as, or even more bullish than the first one for stocks, despite the sideways price action in the market up until Wednesday. The last two sessions of the period gave bulls a huge confidence boost, as all of the major indices surged to new all-time highs…

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Is The Risk Worth The Reward? | From the Mind of the Gorilla

“Are you ready to make a million dollars? How about a billion? Or better yet…             How about a BAZIILLIONTRILLION?!”   If you were to read any of the Bitcoin ads on your favorite financial news site – this is what you’d be lead to believe is possible in the world of cryptocurrencies.   Now,…

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The Week Ahead Stock Market Update | January 8, 2018

Despite the bearish downward drift that dominated the stock market in the last week of the year, this week was nothing short of stellar for investors, as the major indices rose in all sessions. The Nasdaq gained around 4%, after lagging the other benchmarks for several weeks. The Dow also advanced significantly, topping 25,000 for…

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New Year of Trading Off to a Good Start | January 7, 2017

State of the Stock Market Analysis for the Week Ending on January 7, 2017 (New Year of Trading Off to a Good Start1-7-17) Bulls are pleased to see the stock market off to a good year. All three of the major indices touched all-time highs on Friday, and it has been a great start for…

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