Data Dilemma, State of the Unions, and Three Buys & A Bail 7/1/22
The chorus of calls that we’re already in a recession is growing, and yet data continues to show signs of strength. Is the data just lagging, or a different picture of the economy entirely? We’ll explore. Plus, Apple, Amazon and Starbucks are all facing labor battles as the unionization push grows. We’ll get the latest on each, and the impact it’s having on their stocks. And, we’ll get you ready for the second half of the year with a brand new edition of Three Buys & A Bail.
1 Jul 2022
From the Desk of Kelly Evans: Jobs, not GDP, are the key 6/30/22
Kelly explains why the labor market is key to where the economy goes from here.
30 Jun 2022
Time for a turnaround?, Crypto Carnage, and I-P-OMG 6/30/22
Stocks are lower again today, as we close out the worst first half since 1970. But previous bad starts have been followed by strong finishes. Is there hope for a rebound? We’ll discuss.Plus, Crypto is also getting crushed this year. Bitcoin is now down 60%, and back below $20,000. We’ll explore why bad news for the entire sector keeps rolling in. And, the Renaissance IPO ETF has lost half its value in 2022, on pace for its worst quarter ever. We’ll help you hunt for opportunities amid the wreckage in Three Buys & A Bail.
30 Jun 2022
Second half playbook, the Great Crypto Unwind, and time to play offense? 6/29/22
The S&P 500 is on pace for its worst first half since 1970. Will it be different story in the back half of 2022? We’ll look at the dynamics at play as June nears a close. Plus, the collapse in Crypto prices has one expert saying it reminds him of the 2008 housing crisis. He’ll join us to explain why, and what he sees happening next. And, we’ll speak with an expert who says investors should forget about “safe havens” and defensive plays in the second half -- it’s time to start playing offense, and he has picks for us.
29 Jun 2022
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Recession obsession, Retail Wreck, and Chex & Paychex 6/28/22
Ark Invest’s Cathie Wood says the U.S. is already in a recession. But Fed Official John Williams says the economy is “strong.” Who’s right, and what should you do with your money here? We’ll explore. Plus, retailers like Allbirds & Warby Parker rushed to go public during the height of the pandemic e-commerce boom, but now they’ve plunged 70% so far this year. Are they prime takeover targets? We’ll debate. And, we’ll bring you the action, the story and the trade in Bed Bath & Beyond, General Mills and Paychex ahead of results on deck in another edition of Earnings Exchange.
28 Jun 2022
From the Desk of Kelly Evans: Things are looking up 6/28/22
Kelly explains how there are signs the macroeconomic environment is actually improving.
28 Jun 2022
Second-Half Strategy, bitcoin bottom?, and 3 Buys & A Bail 6/27/22
Stocks are trying to stay positive as they come off a huge week of gains. And yet, all the major averages are still down 13% or more this year. We’ll give you some advice on what to buy for the back half of the year as the calendar turns to July. Plus, if you thought 2022 was bad for stocks, it’s been even worse for Crypto. We’ll hear from an expert who says the bottom isn’t even in yet. And, the Consumer Staples have been a bright spot in this volatile market. We’ll get 3 Buys & A Bail across that sector from our trader.
27 Jun 2022
Recession or Reset?, The Corporate Response to Roe v. Wade, and The Week that was in Housing. 6/24/22
We’ve seen a sharp reversal in several key market readings on inflation, especially after the Fed hiked rates by 75 basis points last week. So is this a victory or a warning sign for the Fed and the markets? Plus, the week that was in housing… from new and existing home sales to homebuilder earnings to the rise in ARMs, we make sense of the data and what it’s telling us about the health of the housing market.And the corporate response to the historic Supreme Court decision that overturned Roe v. Wade. We have the reaction from the health care world and from big tech.
24 Jun 2022
Time to buy Apple?, D.C. Energy Summit, and cars, cruises & cardboard boxes 6/23/22
The morning stock rally is fading, though the Nasdaq is still higher and up 4% in the past week.Is Tech ready to take off again? We’ll ask a top analyst if it’s time to buy Apple and other names.Plus, energy executives are heading to Washington, a day after President Biden pitched a gas tax holiday. We’ll bring you the details.And, we’ll give the action, the story and the trade in CarMax, Carnival and FedEx ahead of results on deck in Earnings Exchange.
23 Jun 2022
Hawk talk, gas tax holiday, and construction, consulting & consuming 6/22/22
Fed Chair Jerome Powell is testifying on Capitol Hill today, and the markets seem to like what’s saying. But even with Powell sounding hawkish on inflation, is that what the averages need to here? We’ll debate. Plus, President Biden is set to officially propose a gas tax holiday. It should lower pump prices in the short term, but what about the long-term? We’ll explore.And, we’ll bring you the action, the story and the trade in KB Home, Accenture & Darden Restaurants ahead of results on deck in Earnings Exchange.
22 Jun 2022