September 11, 2017

Quincy Krosby: Markets unwind safety trades as North Korea, hurricane threats ease

Markets are unwinding risk-off safety trades that saw gold climb to almost a one-year high and the 10-year Treasury yield threaten to dip below 2 percent as North Korea celebrated its Day of the Foundation without launching a missile, Prudential’s Chief Market Strategist Quincy Krosby said Monday in her weekly “Connecting the Dots” outlook. Also, Hurricane Irma was less destructive than forecast.

September 05, 2017

Quincy Krosby: North Korea concerns continue to weigh on U.S. markets

Heightened geopolitical concerns centered on North Korea will once again weigh on U.S. markets this week amid reports in the South Korean press that the north is preparing for another intercontintental missile launch, Prudential’s Chief Market Strategist Quincy Krosby said Tuesday in her weekly “Connecting the Dots” outlook.

August 28, 2017

Quincy Krosby: Hurricane Harvey, tax reform and employment data may stir market this week

For what is typically a quiet week in August, the market must digest a package of important market-moving data releases, the President’s visit to Texas in the wake of Hurricane Harvey and the beginning of his tax reform roadshow... 

August 21, 2017

Quincy Krosby: Geopolitical concerns continue to shadow market this week

Geopolitical concerns continue to hover over the market this week as the U.S. and South Korea began joint military exercises amid threats from North Korea, Prudential’s Chief Market Strategist Quincy Krosby said on her weekly “Connecting the Dots” outlook.

August 14, 2017

Quincy Krosby: Market stays wary on North Korea situation; important data coming this week

The market this week opened with a risk-on tone as several members of President Donald Trump’s cabinet stressed that diplomacy will be the preferred solution to threats from North Korea, Prudential’s Chief Market Strategist Quincy Krosby said Monday in her weekly “Connecting the Dots” outlook.

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.