A Big Week for Fundamental Data

On Friday, June 3rd, the U.S. jobs report came out, and the results were far worse than anyone had foreseen. Only 38,000 jobs were created over the month of May, making it one of the worst months that the United States has seen in the last decade. This isn’t necessarily a bad thing, though, and before you start taking out longer term trades or even investments, it’s important to try and get the full story behind the numbers. Whether you are t...
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Fed Move Boosts Stocks

Wall Street rallied on the Federal Reserve’s long awaited announcement that they would be raising rates. A lot of traders did not anticipate a rally like this, but to those that have been studying the markets over the last couple months, this shouldn’t have been a big surprise. Thanks to the prolonged selloffs that have been going on, many stocks found themselves very underpriced, and when the Fed made their announcement, a floor of sorts was put under all of the volatility that...
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