Dow Jones Industrial Index and C.B.O.E. Volatility Index (90 Days from 11/16/2017) -Courtesy of Bloomberg LP C.B.O.E. Volatility Index (Approx. 12 years) -Courtesy of Bloomberg LP C.B.O.E. Short Term Interest Rate Index and C.B.O.E. 10 Year Treasury Note Yield Index (Approx. 5 years) -Courtesy of Bloomberg LP Alerian MLP Index (Approx. 10 years) -Courtesy of Bloomberg LP Alerian MLP Index (90 …

Thursday’s 1000 point drop in the Dow completed the official definition of a correction, defined as an equity market drop of 10% or more. To put this in perspective, U.S. blue chip indexes, the Dow and S&P 500 first reached current levels in late November. This week’s charts show 1000 point, 4% swings in the Dow almost each trading session. …

Monday and Tuesday resulted in a Dow decline of over 500 points ahead of the Federal Reserve announcements on Wednesday. Why? We will cover the Federal Reserve announcements in depth this week and the resume of the new Fed Chair replacing Janet Yellen. This week’s program also explores where the best bargains are likely to be found. Alex and Spencer …

The strength of global economies and the rally in equity prices have surprised many investors. This week’s program dives into the many questions our clients have: -How high can the equity markets rise? -Is it too late to find bargains? -Which industries are most attractive for the future? -What should investors be doing to address the market conditions in their …

Global Growth Rates? Best Performing Equity and Fixed Income Markets? Interest Rates? Inflation? US Household Net Worth vs Debts? Federal Budget and Deficits? Tax Reform Impact? Implications for Investors?   Headline Round Up! *Jobless Claims Lowest Since 1973. *Cryptocurrencies Slammed! *Repatriation of Corporate Cash Could Generate $250 Billion in Additional Tax Revenue for Washington. *Buffet Labels New Appreciation Rule a …

With elevated equity and investment grade fixed income prices, this week’s NetWorthMedia.net program explores the possibility of gaps in pricing that may “whipsaw” investors. According to Investopedia: “Whipsaw is a condition in which a security’s price heads in one direction, but is followed quickly by a movement in the opposite direction. There are two types of whipsaw patterns, with the …

2018 began with continued rallies in U.S. equity and oil prices. Stock Trader’s Almanac references a statistical study that concludes: “As January goes, so goes the rest of the year.” In fact, the first 5 days of trading bears a remarkable correlation to the full year directions. While the indicator has failed at times, 2018 begins with remarkable strength in …

What it means for global financial markets! The Laffer Curve and The Cox Curve! NetWorth Radio’s Dallas Business Leadership Series: A Powerful Interview Featuring Dr. W. Michael Cox, Former Chief Economist of the Dallas Federal Reserve! W. Michael Cox, Ph.D., is founding director of SMU’s O’Neil Center for Global Markets and Freedom, which studies the impact of competitive market forces on …

Bonuses, Buybacks, and Repatriation! This week’s networthmedia.net program explores tax reform impact that rapidly began to occur this week after the (FINALLY!) Senate passage and signing of the bill. Assuming $3.1 Trillion in corporate cash repatriates at 15.5% during the 2018 deadline, Federal revenues could increase by about $900 Billion during 2018 putting the US Treasury at a potential surplus. …

*The Most Important Forecasts for 2018! *What the Fed Said! *LIBOR Spike! What Does It Mean for Global Markets in 2018 *Inflation? Coming Back But How High Can it Go? *Falling Off the Pier: Pier 1 Drops Over 30% in a Single Day. *Texas Instruments! 18 Year All Time High. What Does It Tell us about Amazon? Buyer Beware. *High …