Sitemap - 2023 - TKer by Sam Ro

Proof that predicting short-term stock market moves is almost impossibly hard ๐Ÿ‚

Views on the economy have shifted dramatically over the past year ๐Ÿชž

TKer's 2023 chart of the year ๐Ÿ“Š

How four different types of stock market participants are thinking about 2024 ๐Ÿง๐Ÿ˜Ž๐Ÿค ๐Ÿ™

The economy has gone from very hot to pretty good ๐Ÿ˜Ž

How to think of analysts' earnings estimates ๐Ÿงฎ

Wall Street's 2024 outlook for stocks ๐Ÿ”ญ

The 'critical' consumer shift that could define stock market performance in 2024 ๐Ÿ”€

People are spending ๐Ÿ›๏ธ

Just because bonds have become more attractive doesn't mean stocks have become unattractive ๐Ÿ˜

A bullish way the stock market might not look like the economy in 2024 ๐Ÿคฏ

The end of the inflation crisis ๐ŸŽˆ

Goldman Sachs says to 'follow Taylor Swift's advice' in 2024 ๐Ÿ’ƒ

Let's take a peek at expectations for 2025 ๐Ÿ˜ณ

Be mindful of the warning signs โš ๏ธ

A bullish earnings story is brewing ๐Ÿ“ˆ

Here comes Wall Street's 2024 outlook for stocks ๐Ÿšจ

A very long-term chart of U.S. stock prices usually going up ๐Ÿ“ˆ

A 5-step guide to processing ambiguous news in the markets and the economy ๐Ÿ“‹

4 key observations about the U.S. stock market to remember ๐Ÿ“Š

There are some things technology will never replace โœ๏ธ

How Excel destroyed and created a ton of jobs ๐Ÿงฎ

11 stock market charts that offer much needed context ๐Ÿ“Š

2 ways to look at earnings estimates โœŒ๏ธ

Watch profit margins ๐Ÿ‘€

SPECIAL EDITION: Telling the story of how the stock market usually goes up, year 2 ๐Ÿ“ˆ๐ŸŽ‚

History says high and rising interest rates don't spell doom for stocks ๐Ÿ‘

The bright side of higher interest rates โ˜€๏ธ

The markets and the economy are 'full-on Monet' ๐Ÿ–ผ๏ธ

Two recent instances when uncertainty seemed low and confidence was high ๐ŸŒˆ

Some thoughts on U.S. government shutdowns... ๐Ÿ›๏ธ

All stocks are not created equal โš–๏ธ

Smart people agree that the best investing wisdom shares a common theme ๐Ÿง

Most pros can't beat the market ๐ŸฅŠ

Why permabears seem right even when they're wrong ๐Ÿป

Why the shrinking personal saving rate is... a good sign? ๐Ÿคฏ

People have money ๐Ÿ’ต

Profit margins continue to defy the skeptics ๐Ÿค‘

Why China's slowdown hasn't slammed the stock market ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ณ

An uncomplicated explanation for why stocks have been trending higher ๐Ÿ“ˆ

The hot but cooling labor market in 16 charts ๐Ÿ“Š๐Ÿ”ฅ๐ŸงŠ

19 charts that caught my eye ๐Ÿ‘€

Fed Chair Powell: 'We are navigating by the stars under cloudy skies' ๐ŸŒŒ

The summer stock market slump and what Wall Street pros are saying about it ๐Ÿ“‰

Is good economic news really all that surprising? ๐Ÿ“ฐ

Why higher interest rates haven't crushed corporate profits ๐Ÿค” [PART 2]

The next massive consumer tailwind? ๐Ÿ’จ

Don't confuse 'normalizing' with something more alarming ๐Ÿคจ

Some unnerving stock market charts that may help you stay grounded ๐Ÿง˜๐Ÿป

No amount of risk management prepares you for when Sam Roโ€™s apartment gets flooded ๐Ÿšฃ๐Ÿป

Some thoughts on the U.S. credit rating downgrade ๐Ÿค”

Why higher interest rates haven't crushed corporate profits ๐Ÿค”

Earnings season is following an oft-repeated pattern ๐Ÿคฃ

As some consumer tailwinds fade, new ones emerge ๐Ÿ’จ

Unsettling stats that remind us why we must diversify ๐Ÿ˜ฐ

The stock market's complicated evolving relationship with valuations ๐Ÿ“ˆ

Stocks make more sense when you look forward, not backward ๐Ÿšถโ€โ™€๏ธ

The stock market has Wall Street on its heels ๐Ÿ“ˆ

A big misconception about the Fed's fight to bring down inflation ๐Ÿ™ƒ

Three massive forces have fueled the economic expansion for the past two years ๐Ÿ’ช

The most important thing to remember about stocks as earnings season kicks off ๐Ÿ“ˆ

11 ways cynics argue any news is bad news ๐Ÿ‘Ž

Fed researchers say excess savings have been depleted. That might actually signal something very bullish ๐Ÿคฏ

What the restart of student loan payments could mean for the economy ๐ŸŽ“

Wall Street's bears say bullish things too! ๐Ÿ‚

Some thoughts on artificial intelligence... ๐Ÿค–

Attitudes have shifted in 3 major ways ๐Ÿ’ฅ

Don't let anyone try to convince you this is not a bull market ๐Ÿ‚

The 'most popular prediction' about stocks going into 2023 has been very wrong ๐Ÿ˜ฌ

The stock market's incredible asymmetric upside ๐Ÿ“ˆ

Bull market! ๐Ÿ‚

It's not too early to talk about 2025 ๐Ÿ—“๏ธ

Let's not lose our minds over one month's economic data ๐Ÿ˜ตโ€๐Ÿ’ซ

The simplest explanation for why stocks are up ๐Ÿ“ˆ

Publicly traded companies are not charities ๐Ÿ’ธ

The 'discipline & courage' to be bullish when everyone else is bearish ๐Ÿ‚

Don't underestimate the American consumer ๐Ÿ›๏ธ

Why Warren Buffett ignores economic forecasts ๐Ÿ™‰

Stock market snooze fest ๐Ÿ’ค

Less-than-disastrous updates on the banking situation ๐Ÿคท๐Ÿปโ€โ™‚๏ธ

The state of the economy in one sentence ๐Ÿ“

The sobering stats behind 'past performance is no guarantee of future results' ๐Ÿ“Š

The good kind of deteriorating labor market ๐Ÿ‘

Warren Buffett: 'It is a different climate than it was six months ago' โš ๏ธ

What Fed Chair Powell said about the relationship between profit margins and inflation ๐Ÿ’ธ

The end of rate hikes wouldn't be the end of tight monetary policy ๐Ÿฆ…

How to become one of Wall Streetโ€™s most accurate analysts in one step ๐Ÿงฎ

The FAAMGs are more than just five stocks ๐Ÿคจ

A hard truth about many of these mass-layoff announcements ๐Ÿ˜”

Still waiting for that recession people have been worried about ๐Ÿ•ฐ๏ธ

So you're worried about an earnings recession ๐Ÿ™‹๐Ÿปโ€โ™‚๏ธ

The glass-half-full view of what could be the next recession ๐Ÿฅƒ

The odds are stacked against stock pickers ๐ŸŽฒ

Less-than-great updates on the banking situation ๐Ÿ˜ฌ

9 stock market charts to consider as earnings season kicks off ๐Ÿ“Š

What getting older has taught me about P/E ratios ๐ŸŽ‚

Watch hiring activity ๐Ÿ‘€

A philosophical question about the Fed's 'mistake' ๐Ÿค”

The makeup of the S&P 500 is constantly changing ๐Ÿ”€

As if the economic outlook weren't already hard to predict... ๐Ÿคฆ๐Ÿปโ€โ™‚๏ธ

The upside of the mass tech layoffs ๐Ÿ“ˆ

Cottage cheese and how to take the fight against inflation into your own hands โœŠ

Same destination, but now a more treacherous path ๐Ÿšง

Never trust one day's market moves ๐Ÿ›‘

A few thoughts on the Silicon Valley Bank failure... ๐Ÿฆ

The labor market is simultaneously hot ๐Ÿ”ฅ, cooling ๐ŸงŠ, and kinda problematic ๐Ÿ˜ตโ€๐Ÿ’ซ

Profit margins are becoming a key controversial issue in the inflation discourse ๐Ÿคฌ

TKer wins 'Best in Business' award ๐Ÿพ๐ŸŽ‰

Most stock pickers underperformed in 2022's 'stock picker's market' ๐Ÿ‘Ž

Fed Chair Powell reiterates good news is bad news ๐Ÿ™ƒ

Taking stock of Corporate Americaโ€™s โ€˜Risk Factorsโ€™โš ๏ธ

Alarms are going off about earnings quality ๐Ÿšจ

Warren Buffett reminds us how picking winning stocks is extraordinarily hard ๐Ÿค“

Warren Buffett blasts โ€˜one of the shames of capitalismโ€™ ๐Ÿคฌ

17 stock market charts that caught my eye ๐Ÿง

This stat about offices reminds us things are far from normal ๐Ÿข

Economic forecasts are getting revised up, and people aren't thrilled about it ๐Ÿ™ƒ

A simple explanation for why the stock market isn't doing worse ๐Ÿ“ˆ

Debt delinquency rates are normalizing ๐Ÿ’ณ

Attitudes are on the cusp of shifting in 3 major ways ๐Ÿ’ฅ

People aren't holding stocks for very long โณ

You should not be surprised by the strength of the labor market ๐Ÿ’ช

That's a lot of hiring ๐Ÿพ

It's not too early to talk about 2024 ๐Ÿ—“๏ธ

What businesses do > what businesses say ๐Ÿ™Š

Making sense of conflicting news on the labor market ๐Ÿค”

A brief note about the debt ceiling... ๐Ÿซ 

Mind the anecdata ๐Ÿค

Stocks often rise in years when earnings fall ๐Ÿคฏ

Some stock market charts to consider as we look forward ๐Ÿ“‰๐Ÿ“Š๐Ÿ“ˆ

The bullish 'goldilocks' soft landing scenario that everyone wants ๐Ÿ˜€

The temp job market is setting off economic alarms โš ๏ธ

Wall Street's sleuth of bears is growing ๐Ÿงธ๐Ÿงธ๐Ÿงธ

9 reasons to be optimistic about the economy and markets ๐Ÿ’ช

Don't expect average returns in the stock market this year ๐Ÿ“Š