Monthly Archives: August 2015

Don’t Ignore the Upcoming Bear Market

While the financial media tends to be absolutely infatuated with stocks hitting new highs every day, we would do well to pay attention to some ongoing bear markets, Charts are courtesy yahoo finance and marketwatch.com: 1) Japanese stocks continue to … Continue reading

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Sunday Indicator Updates

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There are a bunch of indicators already at contrarian extremes and they would argue that stocks are close to a low. Here, ISEE put call, daily…

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Interesting Perspective on the Chinese Yuan Devaluation

While the Chinese Yuan devaluation has taken the global markets by storm this week, it certainly is not the first of its kind and pales in comparison to the 50% devaluation in the Yuan in 1994. A very interesting chart … Continue reading

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A Dumb Mechanism

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Evidence reveals the financial markets to be ‘dumb’. Long term trends are dictated by demographics (swelling numbers of buyers or sellers) and solar cycles (influencing speculation levels…

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BRIC currency crisis bad for Indian Banking Stocks?

Weakness in the Indian Rupee will most often translate into weakness for the Indian banking space as potential hawkishness forced on the RBI in defense of the Rupee could hurt bank profits. The Rupee has weakened considerably since Russia raised … Continue reading

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Market Signals for the US S and P 500 Index and Indian Stock Market Nifty Index for the Week beginning August 3

Indicator Weekly Level / Change / Significance Implication for S & P 500 Implication for Nifty* S & P 500 2104, 1.16% Bullish Bullish Nifty 8533, 0.13% Neutral** Neutral China Shanghai Index 3664, -10.00% Bearish Bearish Gold 1095, -0.31% Neutral … Continue reading

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