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Client Presentation – Technical Analysis and Active Management

This Webinar zeroes in on Technical Analysis and Active Management—two strategies that protect your assets in times of trouble. Our equity portfolio shows positive results year-to-date. It currently leads the S&P 500 Index by double digits.

SEP 17 – THURSDAY MARKET COMMENTS

Today is 124 market days from the 3/23 low. The Run from the Bottom has ended. I am now using shorter screens for new positions while we pinball around between the 20 & 50-SMAs. As with aerodynamics, rising too rapidly causes loss of lift...

SEP 16 – WEDNESDAY MARKET COMMENTS

Today is 123 market days from the 3/23 low. The Run from the Bottom has ended. I am now using shorter screens for new positions while we pinball around between the 20 & 50-SMAs. The bias remains positive though examination of the 15 minute...

SEP 14 – MONDAY’S MARKET COMMENTS

Today is 121 market days from the 3/23 low. Check for consistent ranking within the past 21 days for new commitments OR Jack’s 5-10 day rule as he explained in the session on 8-25. (Jack is already @ 40% cash). Futures moved up this morning...

SEP 11 – FRIDAY MARKET COMMENTS

Today is 119 market days from the 3/23 low. Check for consistent ranking within the past 21 days for new commitments OR Jack’s 5-10 day rule as he explained in the session on 8-25. Mayor de Blasio has more problems as major businesses pressure him to solve...

QQQ SUPPORT

The 15 minute chart shows a lack of green volume.   Making new highs much less recovering to the last high will be difficult without more green volume.

SEP 10 – THURSDAY MARKET COMMENTS

Today is 119 market days from the 3/23 low. Check for consistent ranking within the past 21 days for new commitments OR Jack’s 5-10 day rule as he explained in the session on 8-25. As I recorded this data, Maria B on Fox Business claimed the...

A Bump in the Road?

End-of-Summer Market Update Dear Friend, Speed bump, stop sign, or red light? That’s the question many of us are asking. Let me explain. After cruising for the past five months, the markets screeched to a halt on September 3, the Dow dropping over 800 points, and the...

SEP 8 – TUESDAY MARKET COMMENTS

Today is 117 market days from the 3/23 low. Check for consistent ranking within the past 21 days for new commitments OR Jack’s 5-10 day rule as he explained in the session on 8-25.   The Macro Risk is now using a four week average. The purpose...

Special Message from Jack Reutemann

Friends and Clients,We took a hit yesterday. Everybody took a hit. But it wasn’t too serious. The S&P 500 was down 3.51%, our aggressive growth model was down 4.75%. Tech took the biggest hit, and tech is responsible for much of our 21% YTD gains over...

SEP 2 – WEDNESDAY MARKET COMMENTS

Today is 114 market days from the 3/23 low. Check for consistent ranking within the past 21 days for new commitments OR Jack’s 5-10 day rule as he explained in the session on 8-25. August is in the record book as one of the best ever and the...

SEP 17 – THURSDAY MARKET COMMENTS

Today is 124 market days from the 3/23 low. The Run from the Bottom has ended. I am now using shorter screens for new positions while we pinball around between the 20 & 50-SMAs. As with aerodynamics, rising too rapidly causes loss of lift...

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SEP 16 – WEDNESDAY MARKET COMMENTS

Today is 123 market days from the 3/23 low. The Run from the Bottom has ended. I am now using shorter screens for new positions while we pinball around between the 20 & 50-SMAs. The bias remains positive though examination of the 15 minute...

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SEP 14 – MONDAY’S MARKET COMMENTS

Today is 121 market days from the 3/23 low. Check for consistent ranking within the past 21 days for new commitments OR Jack’s 5-10 day rule as he explained in the session on 8-25. (Jack is already @ 40% cash). Futures moved up this morning...

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SEP 11 – FRIDAY MARKET COMMENTS

Today is 119 market days from the 3/23 low. Check for consistent ranking within the past 21 days for new commitments OR Jack’s 5-10 day rule as he explained in the session on 8-25. Mayor de Blasio has more problems as major businesses pressure him to solve...

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QQQ SUPPORT

The 15 minute chart shows a lack of green volume.   Making new highs much less recovering to the last high will be difficult without more green volume.

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SEP 10 – THURSDAY MARKET COMMENTS

Today is 119 market days from the 3/23 low. Check for consistent ranking within the past 21 days for new commitments OR Jack’s 5-10 day rule as he explained in the session on 8-25. As I recorded this data, Maria B on Fox Business claimed the...

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SEP 8 – TUESDAY MARKET COMMENTS

Today is 117 market days from the 3/23 low. Check for consistent ranking within the past 21 days for new commitments OR Jack’s 5-10 day rule as he explained in the session on 8-25.   The Macro Risk is now using a four week average. The purpose...

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SEP 2 – WEDNESDAY MARKET COMMENTS

Today is 114 market days from the 3/23 low. Check for consistent ranking within the past 21 days for new commitments OR Jack’s 5-10 day rule as he explained in the session on 8-25. August is in the record book as one of the best ever and the...

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SEP 1 – TUESDAY MARKET COMMENTS

Today is 113 market days from the 3/23 low. Check for consistent ranking within the past 21 days for new commitments OR Jack’s 5-10 day rule as he explained in the session on 8-25.   AAPL pushed the COMPQX 100 to new highs...

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AUG 31 – MONDAY MARKET COMMENTS

Today is 112 market days from the 3/23 low. Check for consistent ranking within the past 21 days for new commitments OR Jack’s 5-10 day rule as he explained in the session on 8-25.   Friday’s closing macro data is 5 of 5 confirming commitments...

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AUG 28 – FRIDAY MARKET COMMENTS

Today is 111 market days from the 3/23 low. Check for consistent ranking within the past 21 days for new commitments OR Jack’s 5-10 day rule as he explained in the session on 8-25.  T2107 shows the number of stocks above the 200-SMA is stuck in...

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AUG 27 – THURSDAY MARKET COMMENTS

Today is 110 market days from the 3/23 low. Check for consistent ranking within the past 21 days for new commitments OR Jack’s 5-10 day rule as he explained in the session on 8-25.   Speculation pushed the Nasdaq and S&P 500 indexes to new highs while...

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AUG 26 – WEDNESDAY MARKET COMMENTS

Today is 109 market days from the 3/23 low. Check for consistent ranking within the past 21 days for new commitments OR Jack’s 5-10 day rule as he explained in the session on 8-25. Bonds & US$ drop with the new stock highs.Futures somewhat...

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AUG 25 – TUESDAY MARKET COMMENTS

Today is 108 market days from the 3/23 low. Check for consistent ranking within the past 21 days for new commitments.     Europe and Asian rose over night with US$, Treasuries and gold falling and futures moving higher. Another major bear...

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AUG 24 – MONDAY MARKET COMMENTS

Today is 107 market days from the 3/23 low. Check for consistent ranking within the past 21 days for new commitments.    The Macro Risk analysis is a relative performance of the pairs to indicate general investor sentiment. Friday’s results...

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AUG 21 – FRIDAY MARKET COMMENTS

Today is 106 market days from the 3/23 low. Consider ranking of past 21 days for new commitments. Futures have fluctuated over the past hour in line with mixed economic news in Europe and the STOXX. Momentum has fallen rapidly this...

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AUG 20 – WEDNESDAY MARKET COMMENTS

Today is 105 market days from the 3/23 low. Wednesday, the indexes moved sideways in consolidation. The Dow, IWM and NYSE indexes weakened. My momentum Buy and  Sell Scans were well below average. Small lot buyers have been disappearing leaving the HFTs...

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AUG 14 – FRIDAY MARKET COMMENTS

Today is 101 market days from the 3/23 low. Thursday’s volume was lower along with momentum. Short selling has remained low. Gold bounced from the recent profit taking. Futures look as though the market chop continues. Europe’s situation is...

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AUG 13 – THURSDAY MARKET COMMENTS

Today is 100 market days from the 3/23 low. Indexes had a minor up day on well below average volume. The broad base of stocks had less momentum and HFTs and professional traders were driving price. There was a significant amount of...

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The Drawbacks Of Target Date Mutual Funds

It is basically the “set it & forget it” retirement investment choice for the fiscally apathetic. Your investment choices may be very limited within a typical employer 401K plan. You most likely will have access to target-date mutual funds from only a single...

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Just say NO to Pie Charts!!

Just say NO to Pie Charts!! At one time in the past, color pie charts were the pinnacle of timely investment management advice.Not any more! Investment Portfolio Pie Chart You can always find one of the infamous pie charts when you thumb through your company’s 401K...

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A Bump in the Road?

End-of-Summer Market Update Dear Friend, Speed bump, stop sign, or red light? That’s the question many of us are asking. Let me explain. After cruising for the past five months, the markets screeched to a halt on September 3, the Dow dropping over 800 points, and the...

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Special Message from Jack Reutemann

Friends and Clients,We took a hit yesterday. Everybody took a hit. But it wasn’t too serious. The S&P 500 was down 3.51%, our aggressive growth model was down 4.75%. Tech took the biggest hit, and tech is responsible for much of our 21% YTD gains over...

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Forgotten 401(k)s

ZombiesThey’ll eat you alive! Failure to Rebalance - Zombie Sign #1 When was the last time you rebalanced your 401(k) or other retirement account? When you set it up, you took a fairly conservative approach and bought 60% stock mutual funds and 40% bond...

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Where Trillions Dwell

How Are Your Investments Doing Lately?  Receive A Free, No-Obligation 2nd Opinion On Your Investment Portfolio > Where Trillions Dwell Back in the 1980s, a popular Wendy’s commercial featured a soon-to-be-famous elderly lady peering at a small piece of hamburger...

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Heads or Tails?

Heads or Tails? Them’s your odds. Heads a normal, relatively healthy retirement. Tails long-term care (LTC). So it’s 50-50. Actually, the stats show differing percentages for men and women over 65. For men, 46.7% will need LTC, for women it’s 57.5%. 1 For all, roughly...

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Special Message From Jack Reutemann

Dear clients, family, and friends,I would like to provide you with a quick update to my Monday email. On Monday, we closed out our SPXS position (a triple short position on the SPY) and banked a profit of 63% in 17 days. We then remained 92% cash on...

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Client Email

Dear clients, family and friends,As a follow-up to last Monday’s email, I want to thank the dozens of people who wrote back with praise and thanks. Last week saw a 15% drop in the S&P 500. Meanwhile, our SPXS position shot up almost 45% for the week....

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