Category Archives: The Markets

Is the Great Crisis of 2020 Over… and How to We Prepare For a Potential Second Round?

The financial system today is trying to figure out what happens when an unstoppable force meets an immovable object. The Unstoppable Force= the Everything Bubble bursting as debt markets collapse around. The Immovable Object= the Federal Reserve and its decision … Continue reading

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This is the Blueprint For What’s to Come (And How to Play It)

The financial system today is trying to figure out what happens when an unstoppable force meets an immovable object. The Unstoppable Force= the Everything Bubble bursting as debt markets collapse around. The Immovable Object= the Federal Reserve and its decision … Continue reading

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This is the Single Most Important Chart in the World Right Now

The single most important chart in the world right now is investment grade credit spreads. The Fed has announced it will buy investment grade corporate debt for the first time in history. The Fed also announced that it will be directly buying … Continue reading

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Yesterday’s action was positive, but we’re not out of the woods by any stretch. Stocks roared higher with the Dow closing up 11% for its largest single day gain since 1933. Across the board, the buying was extremely strong with … Continue reading

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The Markets Suggest That The First Round of This Crisis is Ending… What’s Next?

Disclaimer: I am not a scientist nor am I a healthcare official. I am not downplaying the Covid-19 situation; I am simply looking at what the markets are saying about the Covid-19 pandemic. A very strange thing has started happening in … Continue reading

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Italy, Germany, Caterpillar and Freeport McMoran Are Bottoming… is the Bounce Finally Here?

Disclaimer: I am not a scientist nor am I a healthcare official. I am not downplaying the Covid-19 situation; I am simply looking at what the markets are saying about the Covid-19 pandemic. A very strange thing has started happening in … Continue reading

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Stocks Suggest a Bottom is Forming: Five Charts Every Investor Needs to See Today

Disclaimer: I am not a scientist nor am I a healthcare official. I am not downplaying the Covid-19 situation; I am simply looking at what the markets are saying about the Covid-19 pandemic. A very strange thing has started happening in … Continue reading

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Forget everything the mainstream media and economists are telling you about a recession… the U.S. economy is ROARING. To see this, however, you need to look outside the official data, which is so heavily gimmicked that it borders on fiction. … Continue reading

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Forget everything the mainstream media and economists are telling you about a recession… the U.S. economy is ROARING. To see this, however, you need to look outside the official data, which is so heavily gimmicked that it borders on fiction. … Continue reading

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President Trump was about the Federal Reserve being too hawkish with monetary policy in 2018. And he’s correct now to suggest the Fed should be easing more aggressively. To be clear, the Fed was correct to raise rates and attempt … Continue reading

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The market is telling us that the impeachment process will go nowhere. Very early into his Presidency, Donald Trump branded the stock market’s returns as illustrating the success of his policies. Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin even went so far as … Continue reading

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Three Reasons Stocks Are Going to Explode To the Upside

There is no recession. The investment herd bought heavily into the “a recession is about to hit” narrative earlier this year. They did this based on: 1)   A sharp dip in economic activity in the first half of 2019. 2)   … Continue reading

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Sell in May, Go Away is Back… and It’s Going to Be BAD

Now comes the “depression stage” Earlier this month I noted that the market is following the five stages of grieving regarding the US/ China trade deal. Those stages are: denial, anger, bargaining, depression and acceptance. The “denial stage” was most … Continue reading

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Will “Sell in May, Go Away” Lead to a Correction… or a Crash?

The markets are now within spitting distance of a top. Our target for the bounce is anywhere in the red box… stocks will likely enter that range today as Wall Street engages in its usual options expiration games. The perfect … Continue reading

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Those Better On a 2H19 Rebound Are Going to Be in For a Major Surprise.

The stock market is primed for a bounce. Bears had their chance to take out support yesterday and failed. Stocks held the most important line (red line below), suggesting it’s time for a bounce. ————————————————- The Opportunity For Triple, Even … Continue reading

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The Two Biggest Opportunities For Investors in the Next Six Months

The stock market is primed for a bounce. Bears had their chance to take out support yesterday and failed. Stocks held the most important line (red line below), suggesting it’s time for a bounce. ————————————————- The Opportunity For Triple, Even … Continue reading

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Dead Cat Bounce… Then December Lows?

The stock market is primed for a bounce. Bears had their chance to take out support yesterday and failed. Stocks held the most important line (red line below), suggesting it’s time for a bounce. ————————————————- The Opportunity For Triple, Even … Continue reading

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Here’s Your Investment Roadmap For the Next 2-3 Months

The stock market is primed for a bounce. Bears had their chance to take out support yesterday and failed. Stocks held the most important line (red line below), suggesting it’s time for a bounce. –———————————————— The Opportunity For Triple, Even … Continue reading

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Is This the Big Picture For Stocks?

The Fed is sending out its shills this morning. The markets were hoping for a rate cut or some kind of monetary easing from the Fed on Wednesday. The Fed didn’t deliver. And the markets are having a bit of … Continue reading

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Three Charts Traders Need to See Today

The Fed is sending out its shills this morning. The markets were hoping for a rate cut or some kind of monetary easing from the Fed on Wednesday. The Fed didn’t deliver. And the markets are having a bit of … Continue reading

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