Could Upcoming Earnings Season Be a Market Turning Point?

Could Upcoming Earnings Season Be a Market Turning Point?

Posted On October 8, 2019 1:40 pm

Earnings season begins in earnest when large banks such as JP Morgan Chase & Co. (JPM – Get Rating) Morgan (JPM) and key companies such as Netflix (NFLX)  and IBM (IBM) reporting third-quarter results next week.

With stocks stalling just below all-time highs and essentially where they were 18 months ago, the next few weeks could make or break whether the market can finally establish a new and sustainable bull leg higher, or rollover into a potential bear market.

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Steve Smith have been involved in all facets of the investment industry in a variety of roles ranging from speculator, educator, manager and advisor. This has taken him from the trading floors of Chicago to hedge funds on Wall Street to the world online. From 1987 to 1996, he served as a market maker at the Chicago Board of Options Exchange (CBOE) and Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT). From 1997 to 2007, he was a Senior Columnist and Managing Editor for TheStreet.com, handling their Option Alert and Short Report newsletters. The Option Alert was awarded the MIN “best business newsletter” in 2006. From 2009 to 2013, Smith was a Senior Columnist and Managing Editor for Minyanville’s OptionSmith newsletter, as well as a Risk Manager Consultant for New Vernon Capital LLC. Smith acted as an advisor to build models and option strategies to reduce portfolio exposure and enhance returns for the four main funds. Since 2015, he has worked for Adam Mesh Trading Group. There, he has managed Options360 and Earning 360, been co-leader of Option Academy, and contributed to The Option Specialist website.

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