S&P 500 Gains Outside Regular Trading Hours

S&P 500 Gains Outside Regular Trading Hours The S&P 500 loves the night. Since 1993, the real profits have come outside regular trading hours. Picture source: The New York Times

S&P 500 Around the End of Fed Tightening

S&P 500 Around the End of Fed Tightening As the chart shows, the S&P 500 has performed well on average, around the end of Fed tightening. See also “S&P 500 Performance Around Previous Fed Cuts.” Picture source: Morphic Asset Management Pty Ltd

S&P 500 and Hedge Fund Exposure

S&P 500 and Hedge Fund Exposure While the S&P 500 is at all-time high, hedge funds increase their exposure to equities (last = 0.52). Picture source: Sentimentrader

S&P 500 Index Returns After Fed Rate Cuts Near New Highs

S&P 500 Index Returns After Fed Rate Cuts Near New Highs The adage of “don’t fight the Fed” may be too simplistic, but usually, the market doesn’t care too much about other things, as long as the Fed stays dovish. Picture source: LPL Financial LLC