The 4 Stocks That Weighed on the Market MondayBy Paul Ausick July 6, 2015 4:01 pm EDTPrintEmail July 6, 2015: Markets opened lower on Monday following the Greek vote on Sunday to tell the the troika not only “no,” but “hell, no.” European equities markets closed lower and only the Shanghai exchange closed higher in Asia. U.S. stocks briefly traded […]
For June 29, 2015, here’s a look at why the stock market is down today a whopping 350 points – the biggest fall since June 2013.DJIA, S&P 500, Nasdaq Closing Numbers:Dow Jones: 17,596.35; -350.33; -1.95%S&P 500: 2,057.64; -43.85; -2.09%Nasdaq: 4,958.47; -122.04; -2.40%The DJIA today cratered 350 points as traders sold on fears that Greece may default on its debts.The nation […]
Three months into the new year and the broad U.S. equity indices have made limited progress to the upside. The Nasdaq composite lead by the healthcare/biotech and select semiconductor sectors has risen 3.28%, while the S&P 500 is essentially flat and the DJIA has actually declined six tenths of 1 percent.If you’ve been nimble and picked the right stocks in […]
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From MKM Partners’ Jonathan Krinsky: “There are likely different explanations for this, and while the results span 130 years, the actual number of samples is quite small. With that said, the results are quite remarkable. Since 1885, there have been 13 years ending in “five.” The Dow Jones Industrial Average has been up 12 of […]
When small-cap stocks are outperforming their large-cap brethren, it can be a sign of speculative excess in the market, and when the small stocks start going down …. a sign of a broader correction to come.We have seen signs of all these divergences leading up to the market’s most recent pull back. We’ve also seen major market averages break below […]
SummaryIs recent stock market action significant or just a blip to Dow 40,000?
What is the market telling us from a historical perspective?
Does this market pass the “eye” test?
The recent stock market action reminds us that it is important to evaluate the broader picture. This comment applies whether you are a trader taking a position for as little as a day, […]
Stock Market Bearish IndexesStock-Markets / Stock Markets 2014Jun 30, 2014 – 12:26 PM GMTBy: Andre_Gratian
Current Position of the MarketSPX: Very Long-term trend – The very-long-term cycles are in their down phases, and if they make their lows when expected, there will be another steep decline into late 2014. However, the Fed policy of keeping interest […]
Editor’s note: Article originally published on May 19, 2014Today I want to examine the relationship between Gross Domestic Product (GDP) and stock market returns. The purpose will be to determine if periods of strong economic growth correlate to strong stock market returns. Does looking at the macro economic data help or hinder you as an investor?Let’s look at the data […]
Stock Market Over 85 Years – Has the Fed Produced Any Benefits?Stock-Markets / US Stock MarketsMay 30, 2014 – 10:14 AM GMTBy: EWI
By Robert PrechterHas the Fed Produced Any Benefits?
The Fed has benefited the
mightily. Its exchange of new accounting units for the Treasury’s bonds
has stealthily transferred value from savers’ […]
Stock Market Too Late to be Bullish and Too Early to be BearishStock-Markets / Stock Markets 2014May 19, 2014 – 12:13 PM GMTBy: Andre_Gratian
Current Position of the MarketSPX: Very Long-term trend – The very-long-term cycles are in their down phases, and if they make their lows when expected (after this bull market is over), there […]