Historical Perspective: How Today's U.S. Stock Market Stacks Up …

By David Larrabee, CFAAs the bull market for U.S. stocks approaches its fifth anniversary, we are starting to see signs typically associated with the latter stages of a multi-year advance in equities. Bearish sentiment, widely seen as a contrarian indicator, has dropped to levels not seen in a generation, retail investors are returning to stocks, and the IPO market has […]

Jefferies' Darby 2014 S&P 500 Target – Business Insider

REUTERS/Eric ThayerA competitor adjusts his hat before the gate opens for him to begin his ride, during the Professional Bull Riders invitational at Madison Square Garden in New York, January 6, 2013.At one point this year, we declared Jefferies’ Sean Darby the most bullish strategist on Wall Street.
In his new US 2014 Outlook note, Darby maintains a bullish stance, slapping […]