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Weekly Market Update – 18 June 2018 BMO

… WEEK IN REVIEW – 11 to 15 June 2018 : Little Changed Following Headline-Heavy Week There was a steady stream of noteworthy news this week, but none of the headlines moved the S&P 500 in a significant way. The benchmark index ended the week almost exactly flat, adding less than one point. The tech-heavy […]

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Selamat Hari Raya 2018

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Weekly Market Update – 11 June 2018 BMO

… WEEK IN REVIEW – 04 to 08 June 2018 : Third Straight Weekly Advance The U.S. equity market advanced for the third week in a row, with the benchmark S&P 500 index adding 1.6%. The Dow Jones Industrial Average was particularly strong, adding 2.8%, while the Nasdaq Composite and the Russell 2000 touched new […]

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PATTERN TRADER™ TUTORIAL (SG) INTRODUCTORY SESSION

We’re having our last Introductory Session to the Pattern Trader™ Tutorial June 2018 Batch on Tuesday, June 12th. For more than 12 years of educating, mentoring and supporting hundreds of participants (annually) in the arts and sciences of Finance and Economics, the Pattern Trader™ Tutorial has evolved to become the most sought-after boutique-styled class that […]

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Weekly Market Update – 04 June 2018 BMO

… WEEK IN REVIEW – 28 May to 01 June 2018 : Divergent Week The stock market finished the week on a mostly higher note as investors digested an easing of the political crisis in Italy, fresh tariff-related developments, and the Employment Situation report for May. The S&P 500 (+0.5%), the Nasdaq Composite (+1.6%), and […]

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PATTERN TRADER™ TUTORIAL (K.L.)

The Pattern Trader™ Tutorial is coming back to Kuala Lumpur in July!!   Register here to attend the Preview to get our Early Bird offer: Pattern Trader™ Tutorial Introductory Session     Details of the July Batch can be found here: PTTMY36, JULY 2018 (Kuala Lumpur)

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Weekly Market Update – 28 May 2018 BMO

… WEEK IN REVIEW – 21 May to 25 June 2018 Equities finished the week a tick higher, unfazed by what seemed like a continuous flow of geopolitical headlines. Most of the news centered on U.S.-China trade relations and the U.S.-North Korea summit – which, as of Thursday, is “officially” canceled, but more on that […]

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Weekly Market Update – 14 May 2018 BMO

… WEEK IN REVIEW – 07 to 11 May 2018: Buyers Re-emerge Following Q1 Earnings Season Buyers returned to the market this week following a three-week absence during the thick of the first quarter earnings season. The S&P 500, the Dow, and the Nasdaq finished with sizable weekly gains, adding between 2.3% and 2.7% apiece […]

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Weekly Market Update – 07 May 2018 BMO

WEEK IN REVIEW – 30 April to 4 May 2018: Mixed Week Ends On A Positive Note Equity indices finished the week mixed, with the S&P 500 and the Dow losing 0.2% apiece and the tech-heavy Nasdaq adding 1.3%. Investors digested the latest policy directive from the Fed, the Employment Situation report for April, and […]

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We Are Today, A Result Of Spending Yesterday

On 1st May 2012, I made a series of postings as the economy grew from having too much cheap money. It started with an innocent query on why thoughtless, lavish spending encourages unhealthy inflation instead of helping to stimulate the economy. People were rushing madly into property launches buying more homes than they could live […]

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