financialsense.com / FS STAFF / 03/22/2017
For those that track the economy and are deeply interested in where the US is headed, Dr. Alan Beaulieu, President of ITR Economics, has good news and bad news.
The good news is that the US is unlikely to see another recession until around 2019. He told listeners that […]
financialsense.com / FS STAFF / 03/20/2017
Based on his big picture macro-outlook, Felix Zulauf told Financial Sense Newshour listeners last August that he expected three likely outcomes: the US stock market would rally (regardless of who was elected) until around Spring of 2017, the US dollar would push higher in an ongoing bull market, and […]
financialsense.com / FS STAFF / 03/07/2017
After a short, overnight breakup last November, the US stock market has now rebounded with Donald Trump.
“I’d say Donald has another month or so,” Ralph Acampora recently told Financial Sense Newshour. “I’ll give him 2 more months. And maybe this honeymoon will be a little long in the […]
zerohedge.com / by Tyler Durden / Mar 2, 2017 11:34 AM
With the US stock market likely to continue its levitation today, it means that by close of trading, the S&P500 will be above 2,400, the same as Goldman’s year end price target, and 100 points away from Bank of America’s “euphoric blow off […]
zerohedge.com / by Tyler Durden / Feb 27, 2017 6:55 PM
“One man alone cannot make ‘America great again’. That you have to realize,” warns Marc Faber, the editor of “The Gloom, Boom, & Doom Report,” reminding the world that the US stock market is vulnerable to a seismic sell-off that won’t be caused by […]
financialsense.com / FS STAFF / 02/13/2017
Divergences in market breadth have increased the probability for a pullback in the US stock market but chances are still quite low that we are at or near a major market top, writes Jonathan Krinsky in a recent note to Financial Sense.
Last month, Krinsky, Chief Market Technician […]
news.goldseek.com / By: Steve Saville, The Speculative Investor / 16 January 2017
Until the S&P500 Index (SPX) broke out to the upside in early-July of 2016 we favoured the view that an equity bear market had begun in mid-2015. Supporting this view was the performance of NYSE Margin Debt, which had made what appeared to […]
financialsense.com / JEFFREY D SAUT / 01/10/2017
We live in a modern world of acronyms and buzzwords, and the financial industry is certainly no exception. In fact, it may be one of the worst culprits, what with FANG, ZIRP, TINA, BREXIT, QUITALY, BRIC, etc. all entering the lexicon over the last few years. Yet, […]
financialsense.com / FS STAFF / 12/09/2016
Accurate Market Calls
Avi Gilburt of Elliott Wave Trader has made a number of great calls on our podcast this year and we encourage our listeners and readers to consider his outlook when it comes to the stock market and an area that he is widely considered an […]
zerohedge.com / by Tyler Durden / Dec 4, 2016 4:11 PM
While the big move higher in the US stock market following the Trump victory – a move which it is safe to say virtually every so-called expert, with a few exceptions, called wrong – has been duly noted, and has since started to […]
financialsense.com / FS STAFF / 11/23/2016
When we spoke to leading macro analyst Jim Bianco of Bianco Research months before the election, he thought the odds of a Trump win were much higher than most expected and that, like Brexit, it would probably end up being bullish, not bearish, for the US stock market.
financialsense.com / STRATFOR / 10/31/2016
After the devastating US stock market crash of 1929, the United States introduced the Glass-Steagall Act in 1933 to prevent it from ever happening again. The law separated the activities of retail and investment banks, drawing a hard line between customer deposits and speculative trading activity in the markets. […]
acting-man.com / Pater Tenebrarum / October 14, 2016
Iffy Looking Charts
The stock market has held up quite well this year in the face of numerous developments that are usually regarded as negative (from declining earnings, to the Brexit, to a US presidential election that leaves a lot to be desired, to put it mildly). […]
zerohedge.com / by Tyler Durden / Sep 5, 2016 1:59 PM
Last week we posted a chart from Deutsche Bank, showing that with a “global recovery” supposedly taking hold again, central banks are injecting a record amount of liquidity in the form of $2.5+ trillion in annual asset purchases by all central banks (more […]
financialsense.com / FS STAFF / 09/01/2016
We just spoke with technician Erin Heim of Stockscharts.com on our podcast to get her outlook on US stocks, gold, oil, and the US dollar. Erin outlined why she is currently neutral to bearish on most of the broad US stock market indices but then went on to […]
financialsense.com / FS STAFF / 08/19/2016
In the upside-down world of financial markets, bad news is often good news.
Case in point: Brexit.
Speaking last week on our podcast, Jim Bianco of Bianco Research told listeners the Brexit vote on June 23rd may have been the most bullish catalyst for the US stock market […]
financialsense.com / FS STAFF / 07/19/2016
The following is a summary of our recent interview with Ralph Acampora, one of Wall Street’s most respected technical analysts, which can be listened to on our site here or on iTunes here along with our weekly market wrap-up and Big Picture.
With the breakout to new highs in […]
financialsense.com / FS STAFF / 07/13/2016
Given the large disconnect between earnings and stocks at present, David Rosenberg, Chief Economist and Strategist at Gluskin Sheff, tells Financial Sense in today’s podcast “if you’re buying this market right now you ipso facto have a view that earnings are going to rebound 25% from here in the […]
financialsense.com / FS STAFF / 07/07/2016
In today’s FS Insider podcast, we provide an update on a wide range of economic and financial indicators, which we believe argue for a longer-term cautious view on the US stock market and economy.
As noted in April, absent a cyclical rebound or injection of fresh stimulus able […]
gainspainscapital.com / Graham Summers / February 18, 2016
The Central Banks hate physical cash. So much so they there will likely try to ban it in the near future.
You see, almost all of the “wealth” in the financial system is digital in nature.
The total currency (actual cash in the form of bills […]
acting-man.com / Pater Tenebrarum / February 8, 2016
A Harrowing Friday – Momentum Stocks Continue to Break Down
The release of Friday’s payrolls report was the worst of all worlds for the US stock market. This typically happens in bear markets: suddenly fundamental data that wouldn’t have bothered anyone a few months ago are seen […]
marctomarket.com / by Marc Chandler / JANUARY 16, 2016
The US dollar remains strong against most currencies. The exceptions are the Japanese yen, Swiss franc and euro though the franc and euro pulled back in the US afternoon before the weekend. The greenback is still appreciating on a trade-weighted basis, which is the metric that […]
zerohedge.com / by Tyler Durden on 01/04/2016 10:59
There is a saying that as January goes, so goes the full year market. But what about just the first day of January?
Courtesy of Reuters’ Jamie McGeever, here is a quick snapshot of the worst opening days for the US stock market in the past century.
smartknowledgeu.com / December 28th, 2015
In recent weeks we have discussed the downfall of top hedge fund managers this year that have yielded greater losses than -20% year-to-date because of the simple fact that they had been able to ride the back of fraud for several years now and did not understand that fraud […]
schiffgold.com / BY SAMUEL BRYAN / DECEMBER 31, 2015
This following interview with Peter Schiff was originally published at Gold Eagle. Find it here.
Gold-Eagle: Fed Chair Janet Yellen recently hiked interest rates by 0.25%. What impact do you believe this will have upon US stocks and the national economy?
Peter Schiff: The air […]