Originally posted 12/20/15 under the headline The Central Fact – The Same Whales Rule In The Worldwide Liquidity Pool A central tenet of my view of the markets is that there’s just one worldwide pool of liquidity, and it is ruled by the same Killer Whales operating out of a few world financial capitals. We call those…
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At the time of posting a couple of hours before the FOMC announcement, there was virtually nothing new to report in this data, and little reason to expect change other than the chaos in the currency and commodities markets. In theory that could encourage the Fed to restart QE. So it will be interesting to…
For all the commotion recently about income inequality in America, it’s surprising how little attention has been paid to where the rich poor gap is worst and where it’s getting worse.
The 13 week cycle projection edged higher today, slightly above the short term trading range that has developed.
Cycle screening measures weakened enough on Tuesday to put up caution flags that the 13 week cycle up phase may be failing early. But the patterns were not definitive. Here’s what needs to happen to confirm or deny.
As the dollar soars, so does the real yield on bonds denominated in dollars.
The new downtrend channel held and the market fell back into a thinned out trading range. Once a range has been cleared by multiple passes over a short period of time, moves tend to be very large and fast within the range, slowing only near the edges.
This 70th anniversary of Auschwitz’ liberation inspires three sets of memories.
Shortly after today’s open, the S&P 500 was down nearly 2% and off its recent all-time high by 3.5%. But soon the robo-machines and day traders were buying the “dip” having apparently once again gotten the “all-clear” signal. Don’t believe it for a second! The global financial system is literally booby-trapped with accidents waiting to happen…