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SPY ETF Update, 4/10/2024  – TipRanks.com

How is SPY stock faring? The SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust is up 0.94% in the past 5 days and has risen about 29% over the past year. According to TipRanks’ unique ETF analyst consensus, determined based on a weighted average of its holdings’ analyst ratings, SPY is a Moderate Buy. The Street’s average price target of $569.57 implies an…
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Should Investors BEWARE this Market?

As you likely remember from your English Lit classes, sometimes you have to…“Beware the Ides of March”. That was 3/15, the date Julius Cesar was assassinated and is often viewed as an important check point for investors at this early stage of the new year. Overall, there is not much to beware as most signs continue to point bullish. On the…
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Stock Q1 Recap & Future Outlook

It was nearly impossible to lose money in Q1 given a hearty 10% gain for the S&P 500 (SPY). Even more impressive was the 25% gain if you roll the clock back to the start of November 2023. When you realize that the average annual gain for stocks is only 8%, then you appreciate that these good times are not going to last. No…that doesn’t mean…
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SPY ETF Update, 4/8/2024  – TipRanks.com

How is SPY stock faring? The SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust is up 0.03% in the past 5 days but has risen about 29% over the past year. According to TipRanks’ unique ETF analyst consensus, determined based on a weighted average of its holdings’ analyst ratings, SPY is a Moderate Buy. The Street’s average price target of $567.67 implies an…
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What Data Should Investors Focus on Now?

It is clear that the Fed decision to lower rates is the main catalyst everyone is waiting for. The next chance that could happen is on Wednesday May 1st. Since the Fed is “data dependent” (as they repeat like a skipped record) then we are best served focusing on the calendar of upcoming data…and what that tells us about the rate cut decision…
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