How does the market respond to FED rate hikes?

To fight recessions or combat an overheating economy, the FED lowers or raises its rates; respectively. You can see all the FEDs fund rate changes here. On December 16, 2008 the FED lowered its rate to <0.25%. Yes, rates did change a bit from month to month (between +0.07 and +0.20%), but they were effectively zero…

S&P500 update: Keep It Simple Stupid

Over the past few weeks I featured the below weekly chart of the S&P500 to my premium members as it is so elegantly simple, aka KISS (Keep It Simple Stupid). One really doesn’t need to know “Elliot Wave” (albeit the wave-labels are shown according to where I prefer to  see where the market is) to…

A review of the possible Elliot Wave counts.

With the markets falling out of bed this beautiful Monday morning, you may wonder what is going on. Thus now is the time to review what options we have available and which door we should pick. Here a comprehensive review of the currently most popular Elliot Wave counts available is given. I’ll go over what…