The Bottom Line – 2017 Year End Addition

The Bottom Line – 2017 Year End Addition

By fritz | Published
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What’s Happening The last trading day of the year or should I say the last half day will close today at noon. Let’s take a quick look back at this historic year. 2017 saw Brexit negotiations start, undoing of Dodd-Frank, Bitcoin mania, OPEC output cuts continued, GE almost dies and…

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The Bottom Line December 22, 2017

The Bottom Line December 22, 2017

By fritz | Published
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What’s Happening I witnessed a historic moment on Television this morning watching President Trump sign the largest tax cut/reform bill into law in over 37 years. With the signing of this bill into law President Trump has accomplished something that no other President has been able or possibly willing to…

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The Bottom Line December 15, 2017

The Bottom Line December 15, 2017

By fritz | Published
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What’s Happening Instead of “Lions, Tigers and Bears, Oh My”! Its “Tax Reform, Rate Hikes and Bitcoin, Oh My”! Where oh where do I start? Tax reform – yes we have both Houses of government passing their version of a tax reform bill. Now we go through the process of…

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The Bottom Line December 8, 2017

The Bottom Line December 8, 2017

By fritz | Published
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What’s Happening The market traded down most of this week but showed strength this morning. The solid move up was due to the Labor Department reporting the U.S. economy added 228,000 new jobs vs. 190,000 expected. Other good news came from overseas with positive trade data in China and a…

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The Bottom Line December 1, 2017

The Bottom Line December 1, 2017

By fritz | Published
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What’s Happening Tax reform may actually be passed into law this year. But is it already cooked into the market? This may be the case of Buy on the rumor sell on the news. Which may be only part of the sell off today. The markets rallied strong all through…

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