VIX Level and S&P 500 New Highs

VIX Level and S&P 500 New Highs The VIX level when the S&P 500 reached new highs for the first time is rising. Image: Goldman Sachs Global Investment Research

S&P 500 New Highs

S&P 500 New Highs Since 1950, November 14 has the most S&P 500 new highs ever at 11. Image: Ryan Detrick, LPL Financial LLC

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. Image: LPL Financial LLC

S&P 500 New All-Time Highs Per Year

S&P 500 New All-Time Highs Per Year New all-time highs tend to occur in clusters and can last more than 10 years. Image: Ryan Detrick, LPL Financial LLC Click the Image to Enlarge

S&P 500 Value Index at All-Time High

S&P 500 Value Index at All-Time High Historically, when the S&P 500 Value Index made a new all-time high for the first time in 200+ days, it went higher 6 months later. Image: Sentimentrader

S&P 500 All-Time High and Inverted Yield Curve

S&P 500 All-Time High and Inverted Yield Curve The S&P 500 tends to rise after an inverted yield curve. It has made new all-time highs 5 of 5 times the 10Y-2Y yield curve inverted. Image: Fundstrat Global Advisors, LLC

S&P 500 Returns After Rate Cuts Near Highs

S&P 500 Returns After Rate Cuts Near Highs Since 1980, the Fed has cut rates 17 times (S&P 500 within 2% of new highs). One year later, the S&P 500 was still higher. Image: Ryan Detrick, LPL Financial LLC

Small Business Optimism Roars Back, Rivaling Historic Highs

Small Business Optimism Roars Back, Rivaling Historic Highs Small Business Optimism Index improved: expectations for sales, business conditions, and expansion rose. That’s good news for the U.S. economy. See why the “Small Businesses Optimism Index” is a good recession indicator. Image: National Federation of Independent Business (NFIB)