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The Week in Charts (4/9/24)

View the video of this post here. Could your money be working harder for you? The most important charts and themes in markets and investing… 1) Closing the Jobs Gap 303,000 US jobs were added in March, well above the consensus estimate of 200k jobs. This was the 39th consecutive month of jobs growth. The top […]

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The Week in Charts (4/1/24)

View the video of this post here. This week’s post is sponsored by YCharts. Their recent Client Communication Survey (800 financial advisor clients) found that 8 in 10 clients valued increased communication. See the full Survey Results Here. And mention Charlie Bilello to receive a free trial and 20% off your YCharts subscription when you initially sign up for the […]

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The Week in Charts (3/26/24)

View the video of this post here. Experience a Richer Way to Wealth… The most important charts and themes in markets and investing… 1) The Fed’s 2% Inflation Farce The Fed chose to hold interest rates steady once again at a range of 5.25-5.50%. This was not a surprise. What was a surprise, however, is the […]

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The Week in Charts (3/20/24)

View the video of this post here. This week’s post is sponsored by YCharts. In their latest Client Communication Survey, YCharts sought insights from nearly 800 financial advisor clients to uncover what clients truly desire from their advisors. The most eye-opening finding? 75% of respondents either switched advisors or contemplated doing so in 2023 — a stark increase […]

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The Week in Charts (3/11/24)

Note: Subscribe to our YouTube Channel here. The most important charts and themes in markets and investing… 1) Here Comes the FOMO The fear of missing out (FOMO) is in the air again. What brough it back? Parabolic advances that have become too extreme to ignore. Nvidia ($NVDA) is at the top of that list, […]

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The Week in Charts (3/4/24)

View the video of this post here. This week’s post is sponsored by YCharts. Mention Charlie Bilello to receive a free trial and 20% off your YCharts subscription when you initially sign up for the service. The most important charts and themes in markets and investing… 1) All News Is Good News All news has been received as good news thus far […]

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The Week in Charts (2/27/24)

View the video of this post here. The most important charts and themes in markets and investing… 1) Unfathomable Growth Expectations were sky-high heading into the Nvidia earnings report and they were exceeded on all fronts. The growth rate for a company this large is simply unfathomable… Investors loved the results, driving up Nvidia’s market cap […]

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The Week in Charts (2/19/24)

View the video of this post here. This week’s post is sponsored by YCharts. Mention Charlie Bilello to receive a free trial and 20% off your YCharts subscription when you initially sign up for the service. The most important charts and themes in markets and investing… 1) Inflation Coming in Hot The war against inflation has not yet been won. The latest […]

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The Week in Charts (2/13/24)

View the video of this post here. The most important charts and themes in markets and investing… 1) The Longest Inversion in History The US Yield Curve (10-year minus 3-month) has now been inverted for 473 consecutive days, the longest inversion in history. Historically, this has been a leading indicator of an economic downturn, but with […]

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The Week in Charts (2/5/24)

View the video of this post here. This week’s post is sponsored by YCharts. If you missed my live show with them on the 4 Most Important Charts to Watch in 2024, view the replay here. Mention Charlie Bilello to receive a free trial and 20% off your YCharts subscription when you initially sign up for the service. The most important charts […]

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The Week in Charts (1/29/24)

View the video of this post here. If we can help guide you on your road to wealth, reach out. — The most important charts and themes in markets and investing… 1) What Tends to Follow All-Time Highs? After a 38% rally off of the October 2022 low, the S&P 500 is back at an all-time high […]

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The Week in Charts (1/22/24)

View the video of this post here. __ This week’s post is sponsored by YCharts. I’m doing a big live show with them this week on January 25 @ 2pm EST. We’re going to cover the 4 most important charts to watch in 2024 and what events would send shock waves across markets. Register here, open […]

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2023: The Year in Charts

View the video of this post here. __ This week’s post is sponsored by YCharts. Mention Charlie Bilello to receive a free trial and 20% off your subscription when you initially sign up for the service. __ Here are the charts and themes that tell the story of 2023… I. The Wall of Worry The wall of worry was a mile […]

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Put These Charts on Your Wall … 2023 Edition

View the video of this post on YouTube here. __ This week’s post is sponsored by YCharts. Click here to view their Top 23 Charts from 2023. Mention Charlie Bilello to receive a free trial and 20% off your YCharts subscription when you initially sign up for the service. — Put these charts on your wall for reference the next time you think… They say […]

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The Week in Charts (12/18/23)

View the video of this post on YouTube here. __ If we can help guide you on your road to wealth, reach out. __ 1) Is the Inflation Fight Over? That’s the big question for investors. And from the incoming inflation data (CPI/PPI/etc.) to the Fed pivot (projecting 3 rate cuts in 2024) to the equity market […]

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The Week in Charts (12/12/23)

View the video of this post on YouTube here. __ This week’s post is sponsored by YCharts. Click here to view their Top 23 Charts from 2023. Mention Charlie Bilello to receive a free trial and 20% off your YCharts subscription when you initially sign up for the service. __ 1) The Jobs Streak Continues 199,000 US jobs were added in […]

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The Week in Charts (12/3/23)

View the video of this post on YouTube here. The most important charts and themes in markets and investing… 1) A November to Remember In years to come, we’ll look back at November 2023 as one of the strongest months for financial markets in history: 2) Back From the Dead “Why the 60/40 portfolio might be […]

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The Week in Charts (11/28/23)

View the video of this post on YouTube here. __ This week’s post is sponsored by YCharts. Mention Charlie Bilello to receive a free trial and 20% off your subscription when you initially sign up for the service. Click here to download their top 10 visuals for client and prospect meetings. __ The most important charts and themes in markets and investing… 1) The Volatility […]

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The Week in Charts (11/20/20)

View the video of this post on YouTube here. __ New Blog Post: The Best Time to Diversify __ The most important charts and themes in markets and investing… 1) The Road to Lower Inflation The US continues down the road to lower inflation with a lot of good news in the latest CPI report. Overall […]

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The Week in Charts (11/13/23)

View the video of this post on YouTube here. __ This week’s post is sponsored by YCharts. Mention Charlie Bilello to receive a free trial and 20% off your subscription when you initially sign up for the service. Click here to download their top 10 visuals for client and prospect meetings. __ The most important charts and themes in markets and investing… […]

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The Week in Charts (11/6/23)

View the video of this post on YouTube here. __ The most important charts and themes in markets and investing… 1) Bouncing Back With a Vengeance The S&P 500 bounced back with a vengeance last week, rising nearly 6%. Two major catalysts: a) Extremely Bearish Sentiment. The percentage of bears in the AAII Sentiment Poll had risen […]

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The Week in Charts (10/30/23)

View the video of this post on YouTube here. __ This week’s post is sponsored by YCharts. Mention Charlie Bilello to receive a free trial and 20% off your subscription when you initially sign up for the service. View my recent webinar with YCharts here: 10 Charts Every Investor Should Know. __ The most important charts and themes in markets and investing… […]

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The Week in Charts (10/23/23)

View the video of this post on YouTube here. __ Note: view my recent webinar with YCharts here… 10 Charts Every Investor Should Know (video) __ The most important charts and themes in markets and investing… 1) The 8% Mortgage Rate is Here The 8% mortgage rate is back in the US for the first time […]

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The Week in Charts (10/15/23)

View the video of this post on YouTube here. __ Note: I’m doing a big live webinar with YCharts this week (10/18 @ 2pm EST) on 10 Charts Every Investor Should Know. Register Here, open to all. __ The most important charts and themes in markets and investing… 1) How Long Will Inflation Remain Elevated? The […]

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The Week in Charts (10/8/23)

View the video of this post on YouTube here. __ Note: register here for my upcoming live webinar with YCharts covering 10 important concepts that every investor should know (October 18 @ 2pm EST). __ The most important charts and themes in markets and investing… 1) Well, That Escalated Quickly Back in March 2020, the 30-year Treasury yield briefly moved […]

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