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Mostly Green
10:04:59 PM| 11/19/2017
By Jim Brown | Despite the market decline last week, most of our positions are solidly in the green.

Tax Reform Hiccup
9:47:29 PM| 11/12/2017
By Jim Brown | Tax details and rumors knocked the market for a loop on Thursday.

Tech Stocks Leading
7:36:38 PM| 11/5/2017
By Jim Brown | The big cap tech stocks have regained control of the market.

New Highs
6:43:22 PM| 10/29/2017
By Jim Brown | Halfway through earnings and market is at record highs.

Riding the Wave
8:01:48 PM| 10/22/2017
By Jim Brown | We are surfers riding the current market wave and enjoying every minute.

No Complaints
9:20:44 PM| 10/15/2017
By Jim Brown | New record highs a couple times a week are great for long-term investors.

Holding the Gains
6:49:24 PM| 10/8/2017
By Jim Brown | The markets extended the September rally and are holding the gains.

Best September Since 2013
9:03:42 PM| 10/1/2017
By Jim Brown | September went out with a bang with multiple new highs.

One Week Left
10:01:32 PM| 9/24/2017
By Jim Brown | One week left in September and it could be good.

Breakout in Progress
7:11:47 PM| 9/17/2017
By Jim Brown | The Dow closed at a new high after a 407-point rebound for the week.

Time for a Rebound
8:46:28 PM| 9/10/2017
By Jim Brown | After four days of profit taking it is time for a rebound.

Back at the Highs
6:07:17 PM| 9/3/2017
By Jim Brown | The North Korean dip was short lives and August went out with a bang.

No Direction
7:01:14 PM| 8/27/2017
By Jim Brown | The major indexes posted minor gains for the week but they all came on one day.

Market Topping
7:07:13 PM| 8/20/2017
By Jim Brown | Another week of high volatility suggests the market may be topping out.

Nasdaq Volatility
10:48:38 PM| 8/13/2017
By Jim Brown | The Nasdaq hit us with another case of severe volatility but the damage was minimal.

Waiting on Direction
10:59:13 PM| 8/6/2017
By Jim Brown | We are patiently waiting on all the indexes to move in the same direction.

Volatility Returns
8:19:04 PM| 7/30/2017
By Jim Brown | The prior week saw a one-day rally, last week a one-day decline.

Good One-Day Rally
9:49:27 PM| 7/23/2017
By Jim Brown | The majority of the market gains came on Wednesday with Dow declines the other 4 days.

Doves Released
8:22:55 PM| 7/16/2017
By Jim Brown | Yellen released the doves when she seemed to indicate the Fed could slow on its rate hike plan.

Holiday Volatility
7:19:54 PM| 7/9/2017
By Jim Brown | The Nasdaq saw increased volatility again but we escaped the week without any lost positions.

Encore Event
6:49:30 PM| 7/2/2017
By Jim Brown | The Nasdaq flash crash returned for an encore and tech stocks are tanking.

Current is Rising
9:48:31 PM| 6/25/2017
By Jim Brown | The Nasdaq flash crash is over and the big cap tech stocks are lifting the market again.

Consolidation Pattern
9:33:32 PM| 6/18/2017
By Jim Brown | The Nasdaq flash crash may be behind us but there has not been a flash rebound.

Flash Crash
9:06:35 PM| 6/11/2017
By Jim Brown | Tech stocks imploded on Friday but we only lost one position in the crash.

Energy Stocks Painful
7:06:17 PM| 6/4/2017
By Jim Brown | Everything in the portfolio is doing great except for the energy stocks. They are due for a bounce soon.

Cream of the Crop
9:12:37 PM| 5/28/2017
By Jim Brown | The market decline the prior week removed some of our positions but we still have some great winners.

Political Volatility
9:25:51 PM| 5/21/2017
By Jim Brown | We were due for some volatility and political headlines provided the excuse.

Feast or Famine
12:27:24 AM| 5/15/2017
By Jim Brown | Stocks are either exploding higher or crashing. There is no middle ground.

Lots of Activity
8:52:34 PM| 5/7/2017
By Jim Brown | With post earnings spikes and declines there was a lot of activity last week.

Volatile Week Ahead
8:33:50 PM| 4/30/2017
By Jim Brown | This time of year all the weeks are volatile but this one is filled with headline events.

Should Be a Good Week
9:44:22 PM| 4/23/2017
By Jim Brown | The markets are poised to explode at the open on Monday and we should benefit significantly.

Teetering on the Brink
12:57:31 AM| 4/17/2017
By Jim Brown | Another week of losses saw the Dow and S&P close at two-month lows.

Jumpstart
9:26:44 PM| 4/9/2017
By Jim Brown | After three weeks of choppy declines on the Dow and S&P, the market needs a jumpstart to bring it back to life.

No Complaints
7:18:57 PM| 4/2/2017
By Jim Brown | Some positions went up, some were flat. It could have been a lot worse.

Follow the Leader
10:30:27 PM| 3/26/2017
By Jim Brown | A good week where our positions gained overall but a couple followed the Dow decline.

Bull Market Continues
11:54:10 PM| 3/19/2017
By Jim Brown | We lost a minor position when Intel dipped on the Mobileye purchase but several other positions made new highs.

Bought in a Weak Market
10:16:39 PM| 3/12/2017
By Jim Brown | We entered three new positions last week thanks to market weakness.

Market has been Kind to Us
9:55:45 PM| 3/5/2017
By Jim Brown | Nearly all of our positions are profitable with many at new highs.

Bullish Sentiment Improving
7:43:29 PM| 2/26/2017
By Jim Brown | The AAII Investor Sentiment Survey showed bullish sentiment rising 5.4% last week.

Good Week for the Bulls
7:22:17 PM| 2/19/2017
By Jim Brown | The markets overcame minor selling late in the week to close at new highs on Friday.

Breakout Accomplished
6:05:48 PM| 2/12/2017
By Jim Brown | The bulls are running on expectations for a drop in taxes and fewer banking regulations.

Threatening a Breakout
9:00:38 PM| 2/5/2017
By Jim Brown | The bullishness returned on Friday with a major short squeeze and the S&P is threatening to break over 2,300.

New Highs
5:16:17 PM| 1/29/2017
By Jim Brown | The Dow, S&P and Nasdaq all made new highs but momentum appears to be slowing

No Declines
9:22:16 PM| 1/22/2017
By Jim Brown | Despite the weak performance of the Dow and Russell 2000 the market was only slightly negative for the week.

Passing Time
6:12:49 PM| 1/15/2017
By Jim Brown | The market continued to move sideways with the exception of the Nasdaq.

Positive Market
6:57:36 PM| 1/8/2017
By Jim Brown | The market shook off the end of December weakness and posted some decent gains.

Year End Blues
7:34:03 PM| 1/2/2017
By Jim Brown | The market weakness over the last three days was felt across all sectors.



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