Money Vikings Investing - Week of 8/13
In This Issue: Market Report, Finviz/Sector Analysis, Our 3 Greatest REITS, Gen X Retirement, Weekly Sentiment Analysis, DIS Hot🔥Trade.
This past week the Dow led the pack up .27% while SPY, QQQ , and IWM all lost between .68% and 2%. The 10 year yield crept up to 4.1% and the Dollar, Natural Gas, and Oil continued to rally. Clearly energy was the leading market sector with XLE up 2.85% while technology was the worst hit, down almost 3%. Healthcare perked up to the #2 spot, and Real Estate (XLRE) gained more than 1/2 a percent. (Be sure to catch our favorite REITs Video this week!) Despite all the twists and turns, the vix declined from 17 back down to 14, and we are still above the 50 EMAs for all the major indexes.
Real Estate - My 3 Great REITS
The Fear and Greed Index and AAII
Antagonist: Gen X Getting Hit Hard of wrote up a great summary this week of the challenges Gen X has when it comes to retirement savings. With 1-2 decades of time in the workforce left, Jason offers some encouraging strategies one can take to change the future for the better.
Uptrends.ai: Weekly Sentiment Analysis
Uptrends.ai has been publishing some interesting sentiment analytics about weekly stocks in their service based on # mentions in popular articles, as well as the highest % increase and decrease. Be sure to check them out for another perspective on the markets.
Earnings & Economic Calendar
HotTrades DIS Short Put
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