The Stock Market Recovers From Last Week | September 16, 2018

State of the Stock Market Analysis for the Week Ending on September 16th, 2018 The Stock Market Recovers From Last Week 9-16-18) Stocks recovered well after kicking off September on a negative note, and the major indices are once again just below their all-time highs following last week’s healthy rally. The Dow led the market…

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September Kicked Off on a Lower Note | September 9th, 2018

State of the Stock Market Analysis for the Week Ending on September 9th, 2018 September Kicked Off on a Lower Note 9-9-18) September kicked off on a lower note on Wall Street, even as the major indices diverged substantially for the most part of the holiday-shortened week. The Nasdaq finished with steep losses, giving back…

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Predicting The Next Market Surge | From the Mind of the Gorilla

  Finger on the pulse… In order to keep up with the market, it’s important to have your finger on the pulse of what’s happening. However, it’s even MORE important to know what’s GOING to happen, and how that can help to make you rich. Of course, there’s no crystal ball that can tell the…

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Reaching Record Heights | September 2, 2018

State of the Stock Market Analysis for the Week Ending on September 2nd, 2018 Even With Ups and Downs, Week Ends on Positive Note 9-2-18) The past week will likely go down in history for several reasons, although the major indices didn’t cover much ground. The longest bull market in U.S. history reached record heights…

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At The Tipping Point | From the Mind of the Gorilla

    The strength in the stock market has a lot to do with the current surging economy and stock market.   But…   There are forces working against our economy that could bring it crashing down around us at any moment.   China is constantly trying to dethrone the U.S. dollar as the world’s…

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Even With Ups and Downs, Week Ends on Positive Note | August 26th, 2018

State of the Stock Market Analysis for the Week Ending on August 26th, 2018 Even With Ups and Downs, Week Ends on Positive Note 8-26-18) While trading activity was light throughout the past week, and the major indices had their ups-and-downs, the week ended on a positive note. The rally was especially impressive in light…

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The Good Side of Bad Politics | From the Mind of the Gorilla

    Are you as sick of seeing political ads as I am? Here in Florida, they started about 2 months ago and have only ramped up from there. First, it was the ads where the candidates just told you who they were, what they were running for, and what their stance was on certain…

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The Real Value Found In Pot Stocks | From the Mind of the Gorilla

    It’s funny…   When legal marijuana stocks started finding their way into the markets – people were both intrigued and worried at the same time.   “Wow – marijuana stocks, it’s so taboo – should I buy it?”   “It’s legal in a few states, but still a federal offense – is it…

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The Week Ahead Stock Market Update | August 13, 2018

August 13, 2018 While last week started in a positive fashion on Wall Street, bulls couldn’t maintain the momentum, and stocks retreated from their near-record-high levels as the weekend drew to a close. The continued woes regarding emerging markets were behind the pullback, as the dollar’s strength, together with rising bond yields and escalating trade…

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