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Earning Season is Here

July 17, 2014 | By Keith G. Burck | Contact KeithArrow

The strong move for the major indexes in June is setting us up for an interesting earning season.  The hard part about following earnings, is we don’t know if investors are looking at the current quarters earnings, the year-over-year earnings growth, … Continue reading

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Volatility Ahead

July 11, 2014 | By Keith G. Burck | Contact KeithArrow

The traders were able to push the Dow Jones Industrial Average to 17,000 on July 3, right before Independence Day.  These moves are usually fueled by low volume as many traders are out of the markets prior to long weekends.  We have also ended the second quarter of … Continue reading

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Summer Time!

June 26, 2014 | By Keith G. Burck | Contact KeithArrow

This month is a milestone month for me as it marks my 20th year as an Investment Consultant with Alerus Securities.  In 1994 I had a conversation with Brian Kraft, President of Alerus Securities, about their plans to start a ND based … Continue reading

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This report is provided for informational purposes only. This report does not constitute an offer to sell or a solicitation to buy. Although this information is believed to be reliable, we cannot guarantee accuracy of information. Opinions expressed are subject to change without notice, and past performance is not indicative of future results. Alerus Securities is a wholly owned subsidiary of Alerus Financial. Alerus Securities products, unless otherwise specified, 1) are not FDIC insured; 2) are not deposits or obligations of a bank; and 3) involve investment risk including possible loss of principal amount invested.

Might Need a Pull Back

June 12, 2014 | By Keith G. Burck | Contact KeithArrow

There are not really any big changes in the technical indicators this week.  We did have the OTC Bullish Percent “reverse back to a column of X’s,” so that helps the bullish case.  Here is a chart of the Dow … Continue reading

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Volatility Index (VIX)

June 11, 2014 | By Keith G. Burck | Contact KeithArrow

The VIX CBOE Volatility Index is a gauge of S&P 500 options buying and selling.  It shows the cost of insurance so when there is more buying than selling of options, the market is buying protection and the VIX rises.  … Continue reading

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This report is provided for informational purposes only. This report does not constitute an offer to sell or a solicitation to buy. Although this information is believed to be reliable, we cannot guarantee accuracy of information. Opinions expressed are subject to change without notice, and past performance is not indicative of future results. Alerus Securities is a wholly owned subsidiary of Alerus Financial. Alerus Securities products, unless otherwise specified, 1) are not FDIC insured; 2) are not deposits or obligations of a bank; and 3) involve investment risk including possible loss of principal amount invested.

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