The Cumberland Advisors Week in Review is a recap of news, commentary, and opinion from our team.
These are not revised assessments, and circumstances may have changed in the market from the time of original publication. We also include older commentaries that our editors have determined may be of interest to our audience. Your feedback is always welcome.
As part of Cumberland Advisors’ continuous effort to maintain strong customer relationships, we offer this week’s short video discussing current market conditions and how we are positioning portfolios.
Matt McAleer talks about his week in trading and John Mousseau joins us for his view on bonds and employment.
* Headline Risk – This week was fraught with it.
* What do we like? Large Cap Growth.
* What concerns us? How quickly Small Caps and Mid Caps fade.
* How/When we look at break out summaries. What tips us off?
* If there’s something that’s bothering us in an otherwise very solid market, it’s that weakness in Small Caps and semi-weakness in Mid Caps.
* John Mousseau talks about Cumberland’s defensive strategy on bonds.
* John also discusses the employment numbers.
Watch in the video player above or at this link: https://youtu.be/5ZwRKgHVUdI
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