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Nasdaq – Nasdaq 100 Ratio at 2000 Levels – Massive Crash Just around the Corner?

After 19 long years the Nasdaq – Nasdaq 100 Ratio has reached the record lows it saw in 2000, when a hand full of tech stocks outperformed the broader market.  This occurred at the market peak just before the dotcom bubble … Continue reading

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Stock Market Panic Just Beginning?

Markets have been taking a turn for the worse on fears of a global trade war. A look at the Fear and Greed Index computed by CNNMoney shows that investor sentiment is hitting record lows: However the Vix is yet … Continue reading

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Bond Yield Spike Signaling Brand New Crisis

A very interesting chart from Marketwatch.com that shows every time bond yields tagged their long term down trend line a crisis of some proportion erupted we finally manage to pop above that line sowing the seeds for the next major … Continue reading

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The Most Important Crowded Trade of All?

We have recently witnessed or are about to witness the implosion of a series of crowded trades namely long bitcoin, long Index ETF’s and short volatility. The most important crowded trade of all is the dollar carry trade and this … Continue reading

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The Indian Market in 2008 Vs The Market Today

On the 10 year anniversary of one of the greatest market crashes in India’s recent history here is an interesting comparison: Year Nifty P/E USD/INR GDP NPA’s (Trillion) 2008 >  25 < 45 > 9 < 1 2018 > 27 … Continue reading

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Bitcoin 2017 Vs Home Builders 2008 Vs Nasdaq 2000

Most periods of excessive booms end with speculative busts. The dotcom bust of 2000 produced a recession so did the housing bust of 2008. Today’s poster child seems to be bitcoin. Just as the internet was here to stay back … Continue reading

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Emerging Parallels to the Fall of 2007 – Hallmark of a Brand New Crisis

The fall of 2017 is increasingly looking like the fall of 2007 when risky assets topped out: //storify.com/rajveers/emerging-parallels-to-the-fall-of-2007-hallmark-of/embed?border=false//storify.com/rajveers/emerging-parallels-to-the-fall-of-2007-hallmark-of.js?border=false[View the story “Emerging Parallels to the Fall of 2007 – Hallmark of a Brand New Crisis” on Storify] via Blogger http://ift.tt/2fRmt4e

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Emerging Parallels to the Fall of 2007 – Hallmark of a Brand New Crisis

The fall of 2017 is increasingly looking like the fall of 2007 when risky assets topped out: //storify.com/rajveers/emerging-parallels-to-the-fall-of-2007-hallmark-of/embed?border=false//storify.com/rajveers/emerging-parallels-to-the-fall-of-2007-hallmark-of.js?border=false[View the story “Emerging Parallels to the Fall of 2007 – Hallmark of a Brand New Crisis” on Storify] via Blogger http://ift.tt/2fRmt4e

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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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