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Philip R. Davis is the founder of Phil’s Stock World, a stock and options trading site that teaches the art of options trading to newcomers and devises advanced strategies for expert traders and fund managers.

Mr. Davis is a serial entrepreneur, having founded software company ... more


5% Friday – Down Week Needs 2% Bounce Into The Holiday Weekend
The US markets are closed on Monday and that could be a good thing because they certainly suck when they are open.
Just Another Manic Monday - June 6, 2022
There's no news or no reason but we're bouncing a bit this morning after being down 1.2% on the S&P 500 last week.  CPI is our big data point for the week and we have to wait until Friday and it's a quiet week for the Fed.
Turnaround Tuesday – Retail Sales Provide A Boost
0.9%. That's the rate this month and the inflation rate for the month is 0.7%. It means that Consumers are buying 0.2% more stuff and the rest is just paying more for the stuff they were already buying. 
Mandarin Monday – China’s Economy Slows Considerably
Compared to Q2, China's Q3 GDP was up just 0.2%. Citing mounting economic risks, China's Statistics Bureau said that “There are increasing uncertainties in the external environment, while the domestic economic recovery is unstable and unbalanced.”  
Happy Columbus Day!
On Wednesday we get our second to last FOMC decision for the year but Friday's poor jobs report has given them cover to hold off on raising rates or even tapering yet again.
Thursday Thrust – Limitless Debt Re-Energizes The Market
The Republicans offered a short-term debt-limit extension – so the Government won't go Bankrupt until December! That's certainly worth celebrating and the indexes are up 1% pre-market.


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A “Black Day” For Walmart – Website Glitches Causes Havoc And Major Losses
8 years ago
This will be difficult for Walmart to come back from. Someone will be losing his/her job for sure.
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8 years ago
I'm amazed anyone shops at that Walmart at all!
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Latest Posts
Monday Market Musings – Winding Down 2019
There are no major earnings scheduled this week but we get back into the swing of things next week.
Shutdown Friday – Government Closes For Christmas
Not only is Donald Trump stealing the paychecks up to 800,000 Federal Workers just in time for Christmas but GOP Representative Mark Meadows of North Carolina, says "It is just part of the risk of working in public service."
Why We Need To Act On Climate Change Now
Phil's Stock World interviews Jan Dash PhD, regarding his thoughts on climate change and the way it can affect our future.

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