Oil


3Dollars: Harvey Bears Down, North Korea too

Nation Watches Houston with Bated Breath, North Korea Baits the World $1 North Korea flew missiles over Japanese air space last night. Asian markets are in a tailspin as a result. Given natural disasters and political uncertainty in the U.S. and western Europe, conflict with North Korea is not ideal […]

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Earnings Season

3Dollars: Earnings Season Review – Financials Star

Earnings Season Presents Positive Results, Strong Profits for Financials This earnings season began with all eyes on the major banks, which expected gains from rate hikes. Financials avoided disappointment as other factors enter the market. Volatility is sinking in throughout world markets, a possible sign of complacency. Oil has rebounded […]


3Dollars: Markets Strong to Start July

Markets performed strongly on the first day of the second half of the year. Investors took opportunities to buy ahead of the Independence Day holiday. Car makers, energy, and financials helped lead the way.

Markets strong second half

3Dollars: May 15, 2017

The markets responded well to international news, led by oil. Here’s what we know… $1 Russia and Saudi Arabia agreed to extend oil output limits through 2018, potentially propping up future oil prices. Oil stocks led the way to records today. $2 A major hack occurred last week on multiple […]


3Dollars: March 27, 2017

Today was a roller coaster ride for the markets. The Dow finished about 50 points lower, clinching its longest losing streak in 6 years. Though a great headline, this doesn’t mean much in of itself. Here’s what we know… $1 Markets unwound many pro-Trump trades leading into today’s session, with […]


3Dollars: March 8, 2017

Today markets were a bit of a roller coaster amidst a ton of news (WikiLeaks/CIA hacking, health care bills, wiretaps). However, we see through the madness to what matters to our portfolios. Here we go: $1 Oil futures posted a massive decline of more than 5% based onĀ reportsĀ of record inventories […]