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Tackle Today: What’s Happening In the Markets This Week Jan 4th, 2021.

January 4, 2021

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Markets are down a bit to start the first day of the trading year ahead of a busy week of potential catalysts. This week politics will take center stage with control of the U.S. Senate up for graps with the Georgia Senate election on Tuesday along with the U.S. House and Senate meeting on Wednesday to certify the results of the presidential election. In addition the monthly unemployment report will be released on Friday. Should be an interesting week in the markets to say the least and we will be here with you every step of the way this week and all throughout 2021!

Key Events This Week:

Economic Calendar

  • Wednesday – FOMC Minutes
  • Thursday – Jobless Claims
  • Friday – Unemployment Report


  • Thursday January 7th – Bed, Bath & Beyond (BBBY), Constellation Brands (STZ), Micron (MU), and Walgreens Boots Alliance (WBA) 


  • No new IPO pricings are anticipated this week

Have a wonderful start to your week and email us if there is anything we can do to make your week better.

Chart of the Day

Earnings This Week

Earnings season kicks off next week and then heats up the following three weeks. This week we have a light docket with a few notable names including Constellation Brands (STZ), Micron (MU), and Walgreens Boots Alliance (WBA).

Video of the day

Trade Masters

In case you missed it, Check Out Coach Cody, Tyler and Mark discuss swing trading and trading setups in last week’s special Trade Masters webinar. 

Today’s line up

Traders Lounge 11 AM EST

Join the coaches in this live lounge, ask questions, discuss ideas or just sit back and listen to veteran traders discuss market conditions.

Halftime Report 12:30 PM EST

The Halftime Report starts at 12:30 EST and covers what news is driving the market, chart analysis from the movers and shakers of the day and fun in a way that only Matt and Tim can deliver.

Weekend Reports

Watch the Stock, Options, Commodity and Forex Reports to help yo prepare for the week.

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