Tuesday, July 10, 2018: Nice Two Day Summer Rally, Stocks and Weather Are Hot!

DOW +143.07—-NASDAQ +3.00—-SP500 +9.67—-NYSE +37.71

Portfolio Winners: BA, T, V
Portfolio Losers: STOR, BGS, WWE

I bought new stocks, and I’m not surprised that they were today’s losers. We have had a great 2 day Summer rally and are we worried about tomorrow? Not me.

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Friday, June 6, 2018: New Trading Setup and a Good Rally

DOW +99.74—-NASDAQ +101.96—-SP500 +23.21—-NYSE +79.67

Portfolio Winners: SHOP, NFLX, ISRG
Portfolio Laggards: BGS, CAT, T

Once again the markets were highly volatile, yet somehow ended well into the plus side. So, I’m always happy that we end the week on a high note.

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Sunday, July 1, 2018: Pre-Market Notes, New Active Trading Setup

I was more than content rocking Think or Swim on my Macbook Pro. To me, TOS does have a rather steep learning curve. And the customization possibilities seem to be endless, which is what makes TOS difficult to tweak to suit your trading needs.

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Thursday, June 28, 2018:

DOW +90.40—-NASDAQ +57.53—-SP500 +18.65—-NYSE +63.47

Portfolio Leaders: AMZN, T, ISRG
Portfolio Laggards: BGS, BPT, RTN

We had a nice rally day today. I mean, it was much higher into the triple digits, and at the final closing bell the DOW finished at 90.40 points. Tech stocks and the NASDAQ pretty much led the way.

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Wednesday, June 27, 2018: Random Observations, Portfolio Gainers

DOW +75.97—-NASDAQ -26.84—-SP500 +4.85—-NYSE +12.05

Portfolio Leaders: BA, CAT, T
Portfolio Laggards: SHOP, ISRG, AMZN

There was a better rally earlier, and now it’s dissipating. Industrial like BA and CAT rallied back a bit this morning. Tech stocks are lower this morning. GOOG has really fallen.

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