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Worst start in 76 years for S&P 500, during this positive cycle!
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Who Has the Upper Hand in the Stock Market: Buyers or Sellers?
TraderFeed: Who Has the Upper Hand in the Stock Market: Buyers o...
Who Has the Upper Hand in the Stock Market: Buyers or Sellers?
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Ten Things Your Trading Track Record Says About You
TraderFeed: Ten Things Your Trading Track Record Says About You
Ten Things Your Trading Track Record Says About You
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When it comes to strange market timing patterns, for the longest time we thought that it would be impossible to top the following chart by the New York Fed from July 2012, one we dubbed the "Chart of the Year", showing that the cumulativ...
The Most Bizarre Market-Timing Chart Ever? | Zero Hedge
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Winners and losers as 3-D printing disrupts the market
Winners and losers as 3-D printing disrupts market - J.J. Zhang'...
Winners and losers as 3-D printing disrupts the market
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Overall, indices and sectors are trending higher. A majority of cyclicals that broke higher two weeks ago (green shading) have held those gains over the past week (chart). Likewise with most indices, including those outside the US (ch...
The Fat Pitch: Weekly Market Summary
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It's all about rates this largely newsless morning, which have continued their march wider all night, and moments ago rose to 2.873% - a fresh 2 year wide and meaning that neither Gross, nor the bond market, is nowhere near tweeted...
10 Year Bond Shakedown Continues: Rate Hits 2.873% | Zero Hedge
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When the payroll report was released last month, the world finally noticed what we had been saying for nearly three years: that the US was slowly being converted to a part-time worker society. This slow conversion accelerated drastically...
Obamacare Full Frontal: Of 953,000 Jobs Created In 2013, 77%, Or...
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Friday, July 26th. - Stock Trends, Charts, and Commentary Today's Topic: ? ? If Institutions aren't really buying more, and are reducing their selling each day ... what are they really doing? ________________________...
Expert Stock Market Timing Models used by Money Managers and Inv...
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The bear market in Silver actually started during the blow off in April 2011. See blog post calling the top here.The retest rally into the Aug. 2011 high fell way short of the top and a failure top was confirmed in Sept. 2011.The week...
An anatomy of a bear market – looking at Silver with classical...
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Every major $SPX correction in last 6 years has been the same fractal.
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Weekend Sentiment Summary
Short Side Of Long: Weekend Sentiment Summary
Weekend Sentiment Summary
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Sometimes you just have to sit back, gaze at some charts, and say WTF...1. The Dow Transportation Index rallied from Q4 in 2012 and peaked on 3/19; it did the same in 2013...2. The Dow Transportation Index is diverging in 2013, just a...
Just Twelve WTF Charts | Zero Hedge
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Everything You Need To Know About the Economy in 2012, in 34 Charts
Everything You Need To Know About the Economy in 2012, in 34 Cha...
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PTJ is not only a successful hedge fund manager and philanthropist, but also very original and clear thinker. Here are some of his best market-related insights: 1. Markets have consistently experienced “100-year events” every five...
13 Insight...
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Institutional Investor Selling Activity
StockTiming.com Today's Stock Market Charts and Graphs. Get your...
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Market Notes Big Picture Industrial economic barometers like Copper and Crude Oil are failing to rise above their 200 day MA and more importantly are not confirming the S&P 500's new highs in 2012. The Emerging Markets, saviour of glo...
Short Side Of Long: One More Bear Market, Please
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Traders are told not to use to tips trade from, and that is good advice. ? But using tips about trading to help be more successful is a different case altogether.There is a temptation to discount tips as not providing real value? beca...
30 Crowdsourced Tips From Real Traders- bclundbclund
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The New York Stock Exchange announced plans on Wednesday to cancel trades in six stocks that were affected by trading glitches stemming from Knight Capital Group's market-making unit earlier in the day. Getty ImagesOnly five of the si...
NYSE to Cancel Trades in 6 Stocks Affected by Glitch - US  Busines...
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Wednesday morning's stock snafu had a familiar ring to it — mysterious volume in trades that simply could not have been made by a human comes surging out of nowhere, causing brief but acute market mayhem.Getty ImagesBy now, many player...
Latest Market Glitch Shows 'Trading Out of Control' - US Busines...
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Wall Street was hit by a messy opening on Wednesday due to technology glitches at Knight Capital Group (KCG: 6.94, -3.39, -32.82%), causing confusion and shares of the market maker to plunge more than 30% to multiyear lows.The Securities...
Knight Capital Trading Glitches Strike Wall Street | Fox Business
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Nanex ~ 31-Jul-2012 ~ eMini Wipe-out
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Today, three seconds before the close, someone was in a desperate hurry to dump 60,000 E-Mini contracts - the equivalent of $4.1 billion in underlying notional (ignoring the reflexive impact on various correlated assets and downstream...
Visualizing Today's Deja Vu Last Second 60,000 E-Mini Contract W...
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Zynga Inc. (ZNGA) Chief Operating Officer John Schappert, who was wooed from Electronic Arts Inc. (EA) last year, was stripped of his role overseeing game development in a reorganization aimed at reviving growth and making more money fro...
Zynga COO Said to Lose Product Oversight as Growth Slows - Bloomberg
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Barry Ritholz (of The Big Picture and a Sunday Business columnist at The Washington Post) recently contributed Investors’ 10 most common mistakes to The Washington Post Business Section quarterly investing section. It’s a commenta...
The Long Cycle | Above the Market
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Claims of a housing recovery and price bottoming have been greatly exaggerated, according to Radar Logic’s May 2012 RPX Monthly Housing Market Report.Michael Feder, Radar Logic’s CEO, observed “Those people looking at current resul...
Radar Logic: “Housing Still a Short” | The Big Picture
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We've now crossed the apex of earnings season, and the number of reports we get each week through mid-August will now drift lower. ? But there are still quite a few big name companies left to report Q2 numbers. ? Below is a list of th...
Bespoke Investment Group - Think BIG - Key Earnings Reports Next Week
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Succinct summation of week’s events:Positives:1) ECB gets off its arse and swings hammer of the printing press.2) Italian consumer confidence bounces slightly off lowest level since at least ’96.3) China’s July HSBC flash mfr’g i...
Succinct Summation of Week’s Events (7.27.12) | The Big Picture
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Apple Officials Said to Consider Stake in Twitter
Apple Is Said to Discuss an Investment in Twitter - NYTimes.com
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In April, Zynga conducted a "secondary stock offering" in which insiders dumped 43 million shares of stock at $12 a share, raking in about $516 million.Yesterday, four months later, Zynga reported a horrible quarter, and the stock plu...
Zynga Insiders Who Cashed Out Before The Stock Crashed | Daily T...
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Subscriber Portal > Announcements > How to Predict When Buy or Sell Programs are Going to Hit06/08/2012 06:03We have learned how to predict when buy or sell programs hit. It's not 100% and you need to be quick or else fade the move de...
HFT Alert - Announcements
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More from Minyanville.comLeveraged ETFs offer benefits never before available to retail traders, writes William Meade of Minyanville.com and Global Investor Monthly, who shares six rules for trading them as safely and cost effectively...
6 Leveraged ETF Rules Hedge Funds Use - MoneyShow.com
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Succinct summation of week’s events:Positives:1) After falling every single day last week, the Spanish IBEX rallies every single day this week in anticipation of bank recap via EFSF.2) With room to move, the PBOC and RBA both cut in...
Succinct Summation of Week’s Events (6.8.12) | The Big Picture
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The string of? disappointing? news continues as equity markets got off to a mixed start following the latest economic data release on the home front. Factory orders in April came in at negative 0.6%, marking a modest contraction in th...
Daily ETF Roundup: GDX Turns Higher On Sour Data, VXX Creeps Low...
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Back in October 19, 1988, in response to Black Monday from a year earlier (the SEC is not known for fast turnaround times)? a little known SEC rule came into effect, known as Rule 80B, and somewhat better known as "Trading Halts Due...
Did The SEC Hint At A 7% Market Plunge? | ZeroHedge
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Morgan Stanley's corporate borrowing costs are already way higher than Goldman Sachs and more downgrades are likely in the works.The Fiscal Times explains How Morgan Stanley sank to junk pricing The bond markets are treating Morgan St...
Mish's Global Economic Trend Analysis: Morgan Stanley Bonds Trad...
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The summer of 2012 is looking like an “eerie” echo of 2008 but euro zone sovereign debt has replaced mortgages as the risky asset class that markets are anxious about, said Robert Zoellick, President of the World Bank.JHSB | ChinaFot...
This Summer an 'Eerie Echo' of Pre-Lehman: Zoellick - Asia Business...
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Click to enlarge:Factset – Earnings Insight, May 25, 2012Analysts Begin To Take Down Q2 Estimates; Double-Digit Growth Still Projected for Q4 During the month of April, there was little change to the estimated earnings growth rate f...
Q2 Earnings Preview … Still Not Good | The Big Picture
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(Reuters) - Facebook Inc bounced back from record lows in frenetic trading on Thursday to finish in positive territory for the first time in four days, lifted in late trade by a U.S. market rebound and a brokerage upgrade. Facebook, t...
Facebook makes a comeback, options volume soars | Reuters
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With the evolution of the ETF industry, investors now have numerous cost-efficient tools at their disposal to “fix” just about any financial objective. The growing popularity of commodities investing has also spawned a wave of intere...
Which Gold Miner ETF Has The Highest Correlation To Gold? | ETF...
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Innovation in the ETF industry has become standard over the past several years, with countless first-to-market products opening up new asset classes and strategies. And it turns out that the U.S. isn’t the only place where product d...
Black Swan ETFs Debut (In Canada) | ETF Database
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Bloomberg.com – Treasury 10-Year Yield Falls To RecordTreasury 10-year note yields fell to a record low as investors sought refuge from the deteriorating credit conditions of European sovereign borrowers. The yield reached 1.6713 pe...
What Is The All-Time Low 10-Year Yield? | The Big Picture
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Dividend investing has proven to be a staple strategy for investors of all walks; the appeal of a current income stream is only magnified in the current ultra-low rate? environment, making dividend-paying securities all the more attracti...
Three High-Yielding Monthly Dividend ETFs | ETF Database
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click for updated futuresOne should always be careful about making broad pronouncements following a period of decline or advance. What appears to be a significant move might turn out to be a mere counter-trend reaction.Case in point:...
Is This the Summer Meltup? | The Big Picture
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Bears Fire Warning Shot Across the (S&P) Bow
Bears Fire Warning Shot Across The (S&P) Bow | Markets | Minyanvill...
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Back on March 27, following the epic disappointment that was the BATS IPO, we presented a detailed forensic analysis courtesy of Nanex, which demonstrated step by step how a Nasdaq-borne algo may have been the culprit shattering BATS'...
SkyNet Wars: Presenting The Rogue Algo Responsible For FaceBook'...
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Goldman Sachs is out with its Q1 2012 Hedge Fund Trend Monitor report.? In it, they reveal the latest VIP list of 50 stocks that are most important to hedge funds.? These are the positions that appear most frequently in the top 10 h...
Goldman Sachs VIP List: Most Important Stocks To Hedge Funds: Q1...
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By Phil Izzo49.1%: Percent of the population that lives in a household where at least one member received some type of government benefit in the first quarter of 2011.Cutting government spending is no easy task, and it’s made more c...
Number of the Week: Half of U.S. Lives in Household Getting Bene...
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If you thought the headlines were bearish… you haven’t seen the bank quant models (the ones which presumably can’t read headlines).Looking at SocGen’s latest cross asset quant research, the picture painted on all signal fronts is...
FT Alphaville » Beware the quant models
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May 22, 2012 9:10 pm EDT By Abigail F. Doolittle Last night after writing about what looked like a Dead Cat Bounce, it made sense to go through all of the risk asset charts to mark the Bear Pennant in each to set visu...
Things Are About to Get Ugly
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