Market Outlook

stock market outlook and predictionsPredicting the future is no easy task but our experts still do their best to predict the future of the market. By analyzing historical trends and current data, our experts offer their outlook on the market and the various impacts a specific event might have.

Whether it is a new IPO or a newly offered dividend, our experts identify factors that could shape the future of the economy and give advice on how to take advantage of each situation.

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Start Preparing Your Summer Trading Plan

The bull is still alive, but a correction could be coming sooner than later. Read Article

Dow Jones Industrial Average Loses 18k (Again)

A surprise drop in the weekly jobless claims data was Thursday's "good news is bad news" news, suppressing the Dow Jones Industrial Average and other major indices. Read Article

2 Scenarios, 1 Outcome in This Stock Market

Volatility looks increasingly more likely the rest of this year and next. So, review your investments accordingly. Read Article

The Best Stock Advice: DON’T Sell in May and Go Away

Planning to sell in May and go away, as the old adage goes? The numbers say you may want to rethink those plans. Read Article

Can Key Support Lines Hold?

A failure would likely lead to a test of 200-day moving averages. Read Article

Utility Stocks Look Like a Great Bargain

This group is currently an attractive alternative to higher-risk sectors. Read Article

Expect Q1 Earnings to Continue Missing

If history is our guide, then the likely result will be revisions to those lofty estimates in the coming days. Read Article

2 Major Indices Execute a Bearish Key Reversal Day

Expect a round of profit-taking as a result of the negative technical performance. Read Article

4 Reports to Pay Attention to Amid Earnings

Regardless of earnings, almost every day a major government agency or private organization releases new information covering the status of some pocket of the economy. Read Article

Swap Small-Cap Gains for Big-Cap Value

The Russell 2000 appears overpriced and due for a round of profit-taking. Read Article

My New Target for the Nasdaq

The bullish "W" formation on the chart provides a fairly reliable target of 5,200. Read Article

No, A Stock Market Crash Isn’t “Overdue”

Stock market crash talk is all hysterics. History and the charts show that we may see a mild correction -- nothing more. Read Article

Can the Nasdaq’s Steep Advance Continue?

The index is in view of its all-time closing high from March 2000. Read Article

The Dividend Stock You Can Rely On

Given the fundamental backdrop, it's not hard to understand why the market has made only modest headway over the past six months. Read Article

A Tale of Two Tapes

The charts of the Dow Jones Industrial Average and Russell 2000 offer an interesting comparison. Read Article

9 Economic Reports to Know

I’m here to help you sift through the barrage of economic data out there and determine what this will mean for your stocks. Read Article

The Cat is Just as Dead as it Was on Friday

The recovery bounce may have come as a relief, but the technical picture has not changed. Read Article

Don’t Let the Latest Selloff Worry You

Rest assured that the foundation of this market is really good, as the market continues to yield more than a bank and Treasury securities. Read Article

4 Reasons the Fed Won’t Raise Rates

Due to deflationary forces, slowing economic growth and a rapid deceleration in payroll job growth, I expect the Federal Reserve will maintain its 0% interest rate policy for all of 2015 Read Article

Global Stocks Are ‘Melting Up’ This Spring

Global stock markets are "melting up," due to low interest rates and the aggressive money pumping from the Bank of Japan and the European Central Bank. Read Article