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Novum Alpha – Daily Analysis 18 January 2021 (10-Minute Read)

Novum Alpha – Daily Analysis 18 January 2021 (10-Minute Read)

We’re back! Welcome to another brand new work week and your Monday Market Madness as stocks have taken a beating from last week, what does this week hold for investors other than the inauguration of a new U.S. President?  In brief (TL:DR) U.S. stocks ended lower last Friday with the S&P 500 (-0.72%), tech-centric Nasdaq Composite (-0.87%) and blue-chip Dow Jones Industrial Average (-0.57%), […]

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Novum Alpha – Weekend Edition 16-17 January 2021 (10-Minute Read)

Novum Alpha – Weekend Edition 16-17 January 2021 (10-Minute Read)

Welcome to your weekend respite, away from the madness of the markets to recharge and ready for a brand new week!  In brief (TL:DR) U.S. stocks added to losses on Friday with the S&P 500 (-0.72%), tech-centric Nasdaq Composite (-0.87%) and blue-chip Dow Jones Industrial Average (-0.57%), all sharply down as banking giant Wells Fargo (-7.80%) dragged down the market with disappointing fourth quarter results.   Asian […]

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Novum Alpha – Daily Analysis 14 January 2021 (10-Minute Read)

Novum Alpha – Daily Analysis 14 January 2021 (10-Minute Read)

Terrific Thursday to you as the markets trudge along, the weekend beckons!  In brief (TL:DR) U.S. stocks recovered slightly with the S&P 500 (+0.23%) and tech-centric Nasdaq Composite (+0.43%) up slightly while the blue-chip Dow Jones Industrial Average (-0.03%), was down marginally as markets in general drifted.  Asian stocks opened higher on Thursday as the U.S. decided against an investment ban on major Chinese tech […]

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Novum Alpha – Daily Analysis 13 January 2021 (10-Minute Read)

Novum Alpha – Daily Analysis 13 January 2021 (10-Minute Read)

Winding into Wednesday and the midweek saw mixed sentiment in the markets and I hope you’re having a wonderful week so far!  In brief (TL:DR) U.S. stocks recovered slightly with the S&P 500 (+0.04%), blue-chip Dow Jones Industrial Average (+0.19%), and tech-centric Nasdaq Composite (+0.28%) all up as investors started inching back into the market.  Asian stocks were mixed on Wednesday after U.S. stocks eked out […]

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Novum Alpha – Daily Analysis 12 January 2021 (10-Minute Read)

Novum Alpha – Daily Analysis 12 January 2021 (10-Minute Read)

Top of the Tuesday to you as markets took a topsy turvy tumble on concerns that equities may have gotten ahead of any signs of an actual economic recovery.   In brief (TL:DR) U.S. stocks fell for the first time in five sessions with the S&P 500 (-0.66%), blue-chip Dow Jones Industrial Average (-0.29%), and tech-centric Nasdaq Composite (-1.25%) all down as investors started the week […]

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Novum Alpha – Daily Analysis 11 January 2021 (10-Minute Read)

Novum Alpha – Daily Analysis 11 January 2021 (10-Minute Read)

And we’re back!    Marvelous Monday to you as we kick off the second work week of 2021, the markets are thankfully doing magnificently!  In brief (TL:DR) U.S. stocks will enter the second week of 2021 higher with the S&P 500 (+0.55%), blue-chip Dow Jones Industrial Average (+0.18%), and tech-centric Nasdaq Composite (+1.03%) all up, but futures activity suggests that Monday may be […]

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Novum Alpha – Daily Analysis 7 January 2021 (10-Minute Read)

Novum Alpha – Daily Analysis 7 January 2021 (10-Minute Read)

A terrific Thursday to you and I trust you’re doing well because the markets are full of good cheer!  In brief (TL:DR) Markets cheered as Democrats wrestled control of the Senate from Republicans with the S&P 500 (+0.57%) and blue-chip Dow Jones Industrial Average (+1.44%), but the tech-centric Nasdaq Composite (-0.61%) was lower on concerns that Democrats have their eyes set on […]

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