August 07, 2017

Quincy Krosby: Corporate earnings strength, upbeat guidance drive Dow gains

Second-quarter earnings strength has helped propel the Dow Jones Industrial Average to new levels as positive corporate guidance predicts continued growth, Prudential’s Chief Market Strategist Quincy Krosby said Monday in her weekly “Connecting the Dots” outlook.

July 31, 2017

Quincy Krosby: Apple earnings, employment report to be this week’s market movers

Earnings reports from companies including Apple Inc. as well as a broad range of economic data releases probably will be the prime market movers this week, Prudential’s Chief Market Strategist Quincy Krosby said on her weekly “Connecting the Dots” outlook.

July 24, 2017

Quincy Krosby: Earnings reports, Fed meeting likely market movers

Earnings from major companies across several sectors as well as a Federal Reserve meeting are likely to be the major movers in a busy week for the markets, Prudential’s Chief Market Strategist Quincy Krosby said Monday in her weekly “Connecting the Dots” outlook.

July 17, 2017

Quincy Krosby: Earnings reports will likely be prime market mover this week

A wide spectrum of earnings reports and a fresh round of economic data are likely to be the prime market movers this week, Prudential’s Chief Market Strategist Quincy Krosby said Monday in her weekly “Connecting the Dots” outlook.

July 14, 2017

Quincy Krosby: Third Quarter Checkup

As with any checkup these days, whether it’s with your car, your physical exam or stock market performance, there are always so many charts placed in front of you that the effect can be dizzying, if not paralyzing. Entering the third quarter, headlines warn of lurking market dangers, yet there are just as many technical charts that signal, perhaps after a summer retreat, that the markets are set to march higher again. Quincy Krosby, Prudential’s chief market strategist, leads us through potentially positive and negative indicators in her 3Q 2017 market commentary.

July 10, 2017

Quincy Krosby: Major banks’ earnings reports may be prime market mover this week

Earnings of major banks, due to be released at the end of the week, will most likely be the prime market mover this week, Prudential’s Chief Market Strategist Quincy Krosby said in her weekly “Connecting the Dots” outlook. 

July 05, 2017

Quincy Krosby: Monthly jobs report may show if cycle of inflation is gaining momentum

The monthly unemployment report due out Friday has the potential to move markets as traders look for data to support the Federal Reserve’s plan to continue interest rate hikes, Prudential’s Chief Market Strategist Quincy Krosby said in her weekly “Connecting the Dots’’ outlook. 

May 04, 2017

Quincy Krosby: Tug of War

The market “tug of war” seems at times to reflect an intense political battle ongoing in the U.S. Capitol. The econmic data calendar, an incessant parade of Federal Reserve speakers, and the release of earnings and guidance should help keep the market’s attention on something other than political sausage making. Prudential's Quincy Krosby says market valuations, however, need to see the president pivot successfully toward tax reform and demonstrate that he can deliver the legislation. This would be a win, not only for the markets--and for the country at large.