Yahoo Finance: "‘Healthy markets take the stairs:’ the downside of the Dow’s 500 point Fed surge"

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Yahoo Finance: "‘Healthy markets take the stairs:’ the downside of the Dow’s 500 point Fed surge"

Excerpt from Yahoo Finance quoting DataTrek’s Nick Colas:

…. “The Dow’s 500 point surge Tuesday after Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell threw markets yet another bone, may be a sign of unhealthy markets.

That’s the assessment from Nick Colas, co-founder of DataTrek Research.

“Healthy markets take the stairs,” Colas wrote in a note to clients. “Healthy, happy markets don’t surge 2% in a single session. Worried markets do. Remember the old traders’ saying – stocks take the stairs up but the elevator down. Even if you take the stairs two at a time you don’t get a 2% day”….

Read the full article here on Yahoo Finance!