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Is It Time To Fasten Your Seatbelt?

The stock market had a great first quarter-no doubt about it. The question now is: Will the second quarter see the same degree of buying interest? Or will the rally begin to really fizzle? Gold also had a solid first quarter. The yellow metal hung tough despite stronger stocks and a higher dollar index. It also performed well in spite of rising interest rates. Could stocks and gold continue to rise together? Sure, there is certainly nothing to say that these markets cannot both climb... Continue Reading

Obamacare Vote

The stock market has been riding high since the Donald Trump Presidential election victory. Stocks have been moving higher and higher as interest rates rose and gold tumbled. Gold has rebounded strongly, however, and stocks appear to be at a crossroads currently. The stock market is having its work week since November, and recently saw the first down day of greater than one percent since October. In fact, equities appear to be in the midst of a breakdown from their recent trading range, and more... Continue Reading