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The common presumption in the market is that a news event will cause a move in the market.  And, since we have all seen the market move sharply when a news event is announced, the assumption is that the substance of the news event will certainly provide the dir
Last week, all the market talk was about what the market was going to do if the healthcare bill failed or passed. And, once again, the market was certain about the outcome. The great belief was that if the healthcare bill passed, the market would rally. If the healthcar
The market has finally followed through on the pullback we were expecting to the 2335SPX region from 2400SPX, as we have outlined. The structure of the market over the coming week will likely tell us when the next 200-point rally to 2500SPX takes hold. This past week
The last two years have presented investors with some shockingly “unexpected” stock market reactions. We have seen many news events hit the wires which were supposed to result in disaster for the stock market. But, what has occurred has likely confounded mo
In a recent update, I pointed towards the 2,335 SPX region as the next likely target in the market. This week, the market has finally obliged, and taken us to our next waypoint. As I have been noting for several weeks, the market has been much more bearish than I
Price Action Over The Past Several Years The market has rallied off the 2009 lows, and most people are convinced that the Fed powered the move.  In fact, most were certain that once QE ended, the market would drop. And, they currently maintain this convictio
The last week was full of comments from Fed officials. What can we learn from them? We have already covered. Yellen’s Testimony before Congress. However, she was not the only FOMC member who spoke last week. Let’s then also analyze the opinions of other American
The stock market is too high.  The fundamentals don’t support these heights.  This rally is completely “fake” because it has been “manipulated.” The market is in “nosebleed” territory.  We are in a blow-off rally. The market is about to crash.  Y
“Don’t bother me with facts, son. I’ve already made up my mind.” --Foghorn Leghorn You Need To Feel In Control As human beings, we have an innate drive to want to be in control of our surroundings.  We want to believe that we are the masters of our destin
Why did the stock market rally after the election victory of President Trump?  Do not expect to see increased earnings growth in 2017 and 2018.  This market is now overvalued by all metrics! There are no sound fundamentals that are supporting these markets

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