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Interesting Market News and Views from Global Financial Markets-1

1) S&P 500 back in black for 2015, Nasdaq leaps 2.3% – USA TODAY From www.usatoday.com – October 26, 6:56 PM Tech stocks power the rally on strong earnings from Microsoft, Amazon.com, Alphabet.” 2) Bear Market History: The 10 Biggest S&P 500 Pullbacks – … Continue reading

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S and P 500, Fundamental and Technical Snapshot

The #SandP500 has broken down this year down over 10%. It is time to get some fundamental and technical perspective on the market. First the fundamentals from Multpl.com. Looking at the Shiller P/E ratio we see that the market is into overvalued territory sporting … Continue reading

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Nifty Technical and Fundamental Snapshot

As we are well into 2015 I thought it would make sense to look at the technical and fundamental snapshot of the Indian stock market #Nifty index. First the technicals. For this I turn to San at Nifty charts and … Continue reading

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Long and Short Stock Market Cycles Indicating a Major Market Top?

Aside from over valuation and technical break downs a major stock market top appears overdue in 2016 from the convergence of long term market cycles. Have a look at the long term 21 year stock market cycle (#stkmktcyl) that is … Continue reading

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Mean Reversion Upcoming? US Stock Market (S and P 500) Major Tops and Bottoms Analysis since 1950

With the recent melt down in global markets, it would be prudent to look back at historical data on the US market to see where we stand. To do this I look at major tops and bottoms in the S & P … Continue reading

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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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Stock Market Signals for the US and Indian Stock Markets for the Week beginning July 27

Indicator Weekly Level / Change / Significance Implication for S & P 500 Implication for Nifty* S & P 500 2080, -2.21% Bearish Bearish Nifty 8522, -1.03% Neutral** Bearish China Shanghai Index 4071, 2.87% Bullish Bullish Gold 1098, -2.99% Bearish … Continue reading

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Some Great Reads from the World of Investing, Finance and Economics

VELOCITY of Money Below Great Depression Levels Forecaster Martin Armstrong writes on how the velocity of money today is below levels that were observed in the Great Depression. Are We in a Stock Market Bubble? Tara Clarke at Money Morning analyses Nobel … Continue reading

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