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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
Let’s start this post with a great quote from the legendary investor Warren Buffet: “Be fearful when others are greedy, be greedy when others are fearful”. Since the US Presidential elections, the SPX has risen from 2139.6 on November 8th, 2016 to 2271.7 on December
Based upon the recent larger than usual growth in my membership at Elliottwavetrader.net, it would seem that other membership sites may have had some difficulties of late, from which we have benefited.  This often happens when we see big moves in markets that o
The Establishment got it all wrong!  Will we ever experience free trade in America, again? It is the American people that can and will make America great, once again!  We cannot rely on the Federal government as we have seen their failure to deliver the Am
October is an important month for the US stock market seeing as the SPX has delivered an average of 1.9% returns during the month. This month also happens to keep the investors on edge with the most number of 1% moves in the index since 2000 as shown on the table below.
For years, all I would hear is how the Fed has the market’s back.  I would hear about how the “Plunge Protection Team” will backstop the market and not let it fall.  I would hear about how this stock market has been manipulated higher and higher, and that
We have significant concern that the US dollar is now forming a long-term top.  Moreover, we may see a devaluation of up to 50% in value of the dollar over the coming decade. The fundamental backdrop is already in place with the unprecedented money creation by
The Fed has not followed through on their numerous promises of a rate increase that Yellen and other Fed officials have made over the past several years. She spoke about purchasing assets of private companies, and also mentioned that the Fed could modify its inflati
The current pattern is suggesting that a significant top is at hand. I fully believe both in patterns and indicators. Moreover, the current pattern is suggesting that a significant top is at hand.  The proprietary cycles are suggesting a potential “Black Swa
The People’s Bank of China (PBOC) has received approval from the World Bank allowing its issuance of bonds, which are denominated in Special Drawing Rights (SDRs). The World Bank is the first entity to approve of it, and consequently, marks the launch of the SDR bon

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