11-NOVEMBER 23-2021

Holiday Shopping_2021Good morning.
It’s hard to believe that just last year, traders in the oil markets were humbled by trades that forced the price of the commodity negative.  Now, with prices rising, attempts to push the cost per barrel lower could backfire.
President Biden has asked regulatory agencies to investigate high prices at oil companies themselves, as though they weren’t subject to the laws of supply and demand.  Now, plans to release millions of barrels from the Strategic Petroleum Reserve could push OPEC+ members into creating a response of their own that could lead to higher oil prices for longer. An oil price shock now, with inflation already running high, could do much to derail an economy still dependent on fossil fuels.

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November 23, 2020

Money Can't Buy HappinessGood morning.
Stocks continue oscillating as positive vaccine news is overshadowed by increased economic restrictions against rising numbers of Covid-19 cases.  In a typical year, the period from Thanksgiving to New Year’s is one of the best times to be in the market.  Stocks tend to head higher on light volume amidst holiday cheer.
It would be foolish to think that this year would follow that trend perfectly.  But given that we just had a bear market in March, the odds of another massive pullback are unlikely.  Tread lightly this holiday season, and look to the latest lockdown news as a clue for the market’s next big swing.

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November 23, 2019

DARREN HARDY MESSAGE!  Once again different words convey different understanding.

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