Current Market Update

From Cabot Growth Investor The market remains in good shape, though near-term, pullbacks and potholes are possible given the big run and the fact that we’re finally seeing a few leaders hit resistance. But the intermediate-term trend is up, the longer-term trend is on the of...
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Cabot Growth Investor 1413

It’s Not the News that Counts One of the biggest banana peels that many investors slip up on is the desire to focus on the news, be it economic reports, high-profile earnings releases or important political rumors (like the current U.S.-China trade talks). But it...
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Cabot Growth Investor 1412

Going According to Script A punishing, out-of-nowhere, three-month decline that takes apart many popular stocks and sends the indexes reeling. A wave of panic selling at the bottom that produces historic oversold readings and massive pessimism—even though many growth stocks show resilience during the weeks...
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Cabot Growth Investor 1411

We’re Optimistic Just three weeks ago the market was on its knees, as the major indexes were down more than 20% from their highs, the average growth stock was in tatters and there were air pockets galore—the final four days of the decline saw Dow...
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Cabot Growth Investor 1410

Reasons for Hope, but Not for Buying The market has been a bummer during the past three months, with two massive downlegs (12% to 16% during the first three weeks of October, and then after some choppiness, another 16% to 18% during the first weeks...
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Cabot Growth Investor 1409

Keep Your Powder Dry Investing isn’t easy, but most people make it far more difficult than it really is. Every day all day, there are commentators and analysts on TV and dozens of articles pumped out by the online financial media dissecting recent earnings (FedEx...
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Cabot Growth Investor 1408

Sellers Still Lurking The first three and a half weeks of October were brutal, with the S&P 500 (down 11%) and Nasdaq (down 14%) cascading significantly, turning both our Cabot Tides and Cabot Trend Lines bearish as we raised a boatload of cash. But those...
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