Stock Market Some Day…..Stock-Markets / Stock Markets 2015Aug 02, 2015 – 05:08 PM GMTBy: Jack_SteimanWe are all trying to wrap our heads around this base. Arguments can be made on both sides. The bulls will tell us that sentiment is unwinding nicely as we hold the range, while the bears will say the longer this goes on without breaking out […]
Last week we presented China’s latest bazooka in its ongoing attempt to halt its plunging market (apparently threats to arrest sellers were insufficient) – China Securities Finance Corp. As a subsidiary of the China Securities Regulatory Commission, this meant that “China’s central bank is now underwriting brokerages’ margin lending businesses” and that “the PBoC is now in the business of […]
Submitted by Jared “The 10th Man” Dillian via MauldinEconomics.com,We are about a week into the Greek non-crisis, and nothing especially scary has happened. Stocks opened up lower a couple of times, and there was one wild trading day in EURUSD, but everything is essentially unchanged. Which surprised everyone. Including me, a little.I used to be a plunger. Loved shorting stuff. […]
Back in 2000 I was a biomedical engineering student at Virginia (who happens to be in the College baseball World Series, go Hoos!). I was in love with genetics and all things biotech, but also spent plenty of time reading annual reports and buying and selling (often shorting) stocks. One of the classes I enrolled in outside of engineering (if you are […]
This morning I was thinking about writing this week’s column.I had to make a quick stop in Walmart. As I was walking through the parking lot, someone made a comment to me about their concerns that the stock market was about to start a correction. I was not sure why they told me this concern until the man told me […]
This has been a weird June. The SPX is up like 5 handles. The Dow is flat to up maybe one percent. If it wasn’t for biotech, where would the Nasdaq be? Really.The best way to deal with any issues in trading is simple…listen to what the market is telling you. The choppier the day to day action has been, […]
Stocks sold off on Thursday — except for the one sector people are calling a bubble (XBI, IBB, CNDO, FOLD, BBLT, BIIB)
PAUL TUDOR JONES: Income inequality will end in revolution, taxes, or war by BusinessInsider.com : Thursday 06:14:19 CTCategories: markets, streamLegendary hedge fund manager Paul Tudor Jones II gave a dire warning about the growing gap between the rich and the poor in the US during a sold out TED Talk in Canada this week.“Now here’s a macro forecast that’s easy […]
Stocks put in a modest rally Thursday, lead again by biotechs and high quality growth names. Trading volume was light, however, indicating a modest shift – not a mad rush. This is very evident in the intraday action – or lack thereof. This shift into quality names – however slow it may be – is becoming persistent. It isn’t providing […]
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Investors have reaped the benefits of a market recovery since March 2009. The SPDR S&P 500 Trust ETF (NYSEARCA:SPY) is now trading significantly higher than the market peaks from […]