Monthly Archives: December 2013

It’s Official: Investors Are More Bullish Than in 2000!!!

Last year, 2013, will likely go down as the beginning of the end for the bull market in stocks. Since the market bottom in 2009, stocks have rallied over 170%. It’s been an incredible run, but I fear that we’re … Continue reading

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The REAL South American Gem Investors Should Know About

Greetings from Peru! When most investors think about South America, they think about Brazil: the single largest South American economy. Indeed, even the famous acronym for the most important emerging markets “BRIC” features Brazil (the “B”) as the South American … Continue reading

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Graham Summers Weekly Market Forecast (Waiting On Santa)

The markets are ramping higher today, with the S&P 500 having bounced of its 50-DMA in the overnight futures session. As you can see, this has been THE line since stocks began rallying in early 2013. Any time we broke … Continue reading

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Graham Summers Weekly Market Review

The markets are in a perilous condition today. We’ve been noting for months that the markets were displaying signs of a top. Among other items, we recently noted: 1)   Margin debt (when investors borrow money to buy stocks) has hit … Continue reading

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The Secret “Buy” Signal That 99% of Investors Fail To See

Perhaps the single most misunderstood item in the financial world is the Chicago Board Of Options Volatility Index, or VIX. The VIX is a measure of how much investors are willing to pay for portfolio “insurance.” If they’re willing to … Continue reading

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The Market Is Entering a Blow Off Top

The markets are entering a blow off top. For five years, by keeping interest rates near zero, the Fed has been hoping to push investors into the stock market. The hope here was that as stock prices rose, investors would … Continue reading

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