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The Baltic Dry Index (BDI) Is Breaking Down To New Lows

July 28th, 2014

shippingMichael Lombardi: Earlier this month, Jeremy Siegal, a well-known “bull” on CNBC, took to the airwaves to predict the Dow Jones Industrial Average would go beyond 18,000 by the end of this year. Acknowledging overpriced valuations on the key stock indices Read more…

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Can We End Corporate Inversions, Simplify Rules, And Increase Tax Revenues?

July 28th, 2014

Wall streetJonathan Todd: Corporate Inversion mergers are a huge problem, but are a simple byproduct of our excruciatingly bad corporate tax system. Lower nominal – but higher effective – tax rates would eliminate bad incentives and bring in more corporate income tax revenue. Read more…

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The Market Will Guide Us If We Are Willing To Listen

July 28th, 2014

wall-street-etfChris Ciovacco: If you were investing in 1994, you probably recall it was a difficult year. Notice the similarities to 2014 in the text from The Economist below: Read more…

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The Global Economy Is Structured To Systematically Funnel Wealth To The Very Top Of The Pyramid

July 28th, 2014

Economy recessionThe global economy is structured to systematically funnel wealth to the very top of the pyramid, and this centralization of global wealth is accelerating with each passing year.  According to the United Nations, 85 super wealthy people have more money than the poorest Read more…

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America’s Lost Decade: Typical Household Wealth Has Plunged 36% Since 2003

July 28th, 2014

economyTyler Durden:  Does it feel like you’re poorer? There is a simple reason why – you are! According to a new study by the Russell Sage Foundation, the inflation-adjusted net worth for the typical household was $87,992 in 2003. Ten years later, it was only $56,335, or a 36% decline. Read more…

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Real Median Household Income Rose 0.69% In June

July 28th, 2014

dataDoug Short:  The Sentier Research monthly median household income data series is now available for June. The nominal median household income was up $506 month-over-month but up only $1,791 year-over-year. Adjusted for inflation, it was up $368 MoM Read more…

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Why Is The Big Money Dumping Stocks?

July 28th, 2014

warningBig money managers may be doing something the retail investors aren’t – pulling money out of the market. Last week, investors added $379 million into equity mutual funds (the kind that’s popular with retail investors) according to Thomson Reuters’ Lipper. At the same time, Read more…

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Consensus Building For 2016 Stock Market Bubble, Crash

July 25th, 2014

dollar money bubbleChris Sheridan: The year 2016 will see a number of important events: the US presidential election, the Summer Olympics, and, according to a growing number of market analysts, another financial crisis. Read more…

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Creation Of S&P 500 ETFs Rises To All Time High

July 25th, 2014

etfsTyler Durden: As if trying to figure out the impact of the central banks’ balance sheets and China’s record debt creation on stocks wasn’t enough of a complexity (actually it really isn’t that complex) for a market where fundamentals haven’t mattered in 5 years, Read more…

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The Bigger They Are, The Harder They Fall

July 25th, 2014

wall-street-etfTyler Durden: It is unclear which aphorism best describes the latest note from Guggenheim’s Scott Minerd: Read more…

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Dow Jones Industrial Average 20,000 or 14,000?

July 25th, 2014

market correction bear“When you have all this liquidity chasing a fixed number of assets the asset price inflation takes place.” That’s Komal Sri-Kumar rather neatly summarizing the cynic’s take on the last 5 years of the stock market. “It looks as if there is no end to the zero Read more…

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Durable Goods Report: June Rebound Beats Forecasts

July 25th, 2014

dataDoug Short: The July Advance Report on June Durable Goods was released this morning by the Census Bureau. Read more…

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S&P 500 Index Gasping At New Highs With Cautious Divergences

July 24th, 2014

bullish buyCorey Rosenbloom:  We’re seeing a familiar Hollywood script play out with price chugging to new highs as internals, volume, and momentum run the other way. Read more…

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Is Investing About Pontification or Profits?

July 24th, 2014

wall-street-etfChris Ciovacco: There is not one correct or proper answer to the question of why do we invest? However, if we answer the question honestly, we can possibly improve our investment outcomes. Having worked on Wall Street for over twenty years and witnessed Read more…

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Happy Markets In An Unhappy World

July 24th, 2014

worldJohn Rubino: The old Dickens quote “It was the best of times, it was the worst of times” is pretty much always applicable to a world as big and complex as this one. But lately, as the disparity between financial markets (best of times) and geopolitics (worst) has grown Read more…

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