– James F. Taulman, former Editor-in-Chief of the first independently licensed website to offer stock reports and services based on the CAN SLIM® investment system.


9:00 AM – MORNING MARKET UPDATE & WATCH LIST

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Last week was another bullish week for stocks as the S&P 500 and the Nasdaq closed at new record highs, while the Dow Jones Industrials closed the week only slightly lower.


QUOTE OF THE DAY:

“With hard work and effort, you can achieve anything.”
– Antoine Griezmann


After closing higher the previous week, the Dow closed just -16 points or -0.06% lower this week.

The index ended at 26,543, up nearly +14% so far in 2019, and -1.5% below the all-time high.

Chart services courtesy of stockcharts.com. Annotations by James Taulman.

The Nasdaq Composite marked its fifth straight weekly gain, closing +148 points (+1.85%) higher on the week to a new 8,146.

Chart services courtesy of stockcharts.com. Annotations by James Taulman.

The S&P 500 index lost added +34.85 points or +1.20% this past week, closing at 2,939 for the first time.

Chart services courtesy of stockcharts.com. Annotations by James Taulman.

Earnings season continues in earnest with hundreds of companies set to post reports.

Loews Corp (L), Philips (PHG), Restaurant Brands International (QSR) and Spotify (SPOT) will release earnings before the open.

Alphabet (GOOG), Ethan Allen (ETH), MGM Resorts (MGM) and Yum China (YUMC) will follow after the close.

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WATCHLIST UPDATE:

I ran my routine stock screens over the weekend and added 1 more stock to our watch lists.

There are now a total of 19 stocks on our watch lists.

Current Personal Portfolio Members can access all watch lists with updated trading criteria including – TRIGGER PRICE, TRIGGER VOLUME, and MAX BUY PRICE for every stock here.

Missed any of these morning reports? You can find all previous reports here.

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About the Founder: James F. Taulman – James served as Editor-in-Chief of the first independently licensed website that offered stock reports and services based on the CAN SLIM® investment system. He has developed a knack for being able to quickly and accurately analyze high-ranked stocks based on this winning investment strategy. Over the years, Mr. Taulman has enjoyed assisting individuals from professional money managers to private investors with their needs in relation to implementing this investment approach on a daily basis in the current marketplace. Each Sunday you could hear him deliver his weekly market report as part of the “Your Money Matters” radio program on ABC and CBS radio networks.

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