Posts Tagged ‘NYSEARCA:SDS’

Brexit: Stock Market Collapse, Flash Crash Or Buying Opportunity?

June 24th, 2016

wall of worryTaki Tsaklanos:  Unsurprisingly, stock markets have crashed since the Brexit news hit the wires. Stock markets all over the world are deep in red, between 3 and 9% (with the Nikkei deepest in red), market volatility has spiked. Read more…


Is Another Financial Crisis Coming?

June 23rd, 2016

market correction bearTyler Durden:  For all the talk of market turbulence and volatility ahead of the Brexit vote, the reality is that after the selloff scare in late January and February, the S&P500 has barely registered any of the global fears that have roiled virtually all other foreign markets, and just two weeks ago the S&P500 trading less than a percent away from all time highs. Read more…


Anticipating April Employment: ADP Disappoints at 156K

May 4th, 2016

jobsDoug Short:  The economic mover and shaker this week is Friday’s employment report from the Bureau of Labor Statistics. This monthly report contains a wealth of data for economists, the most publicized being the month-over-month change in Total Nonfarm Employment (the PAYEMS series in the FRED repository). Read more…


Trickle-Down Economics Works: Just Ask The Middle Class!

May 3rd, 2016

economyHarry Dent:  Politicians and economists get many things wrong, but right now, the one thing that really gets up my… let’s keep this clean and just say, nose… is how clueless they are about “trickle-down economics.” Read more…


$3 Trillion Black Hole Could Destroy Economy

April 12th, 2016

Economy recessionMac Slavo:  Yet another reason why taxes are going up,  cities and states are going broke, and the world is approaching financial implosion… Read more…


Richmond Fed: Manufacturing Expanded In March, Surprising Expectations

March 30th, 2016

manufacturing growthJill Mislinski:  Today the Richmond Fed Manufacturing Composite Index jumped 26 points to 22 from last month’s had forecast -1.0. Read more…


The Core PCE Price Index at Its Highest Since February 2013

March 29th, 2016

wall-street-etfJill Mislinski:  The Personal Income and Outlays report for February was published this morning by the Bureau of Economic Analysis. The latest Headline PCE price index year-over-year (YoY) rate is 0.96%, down from the previous month’s downwardly revised 1.24%. Read more…


Deutsche Bank: We Expect The S&P To Be Between 1925 To 2100 Until The Election

March 29th, 2016

buyers and sellersTyler Durden:  Deutsche Bank may have gotten the corporate bond QE from the ECB that it so desired (even if it means another drop in negative rates) even if that did not help its stock rebound anywhere near to pre-crash levels, and its economist department Read more…


23 Percent Of Americans In Their Prime Working Years Are Unemployed

March 28th, 2016

jobsDid you know that when you take the number of working age Americans that are officially unemployed (8.2 million) and add that number to the number of working age Americans that are considered to be “not in the labor force” (94.3 million), that gives us a grand total of 102.5 million working age Americans that do not have a job right now?  Read more…


Bear Market: How To Short It With ETFs

February 1st, 2016

market correction bearLawrence Meyers:  Many investors are fearful of short selling, but shouldn’t be. The path to profits are just as easily obtained on a falling security as they are on a rising security. In recent years, securities firms have created ETFs that you can buy that give you a short position in various indexes. Read more…


A Disturbance In The Force: The Bull and Bear Case

January 11th, 2016

bearbull1David Fabian:  Starting in the hole for the year sucks.  It’s psychologically defeating and immediately makes you feel like you are playing catch up for the entire first quarter, if not the first half.  Most investors I speak with are rightfully scared and questioning Read more…


The Recession And Bear Market Of 2016, In Two Charts

December 22nd, 2015

Economy recessionJohn Rubino:  Good friend Michael Pollaro just sent a couple of charts that show the US economy heading for a brick wall. The first illustrates what happens when business sales (the green line) turn negative. In the previous two boom/bust cycles, when sales started falling the economy Read more…


The Five Reasons Why Credit Suisse Just Turned The Most Bearish On Stocks Since 2008

December 3rd, 2015

market correction bearTyler Durden: Overnight, Credit Suisse – which itself has been a casualty of the global slowdown which has hit European banks hard in recent months – became the latest bank to join GoldmanJPM and increasingly more banks in predicting Read more…


Where Market Stands Since The Flash Crash

September 30th, 2015

bearbull21Jon Markman:  Here are a few more field notes from the end of a busy month, with help from analysts at Bespoke Investment Group. Read more…


ETF Trading: Heartbreaks And Home Runs

August 27th, 2015

ETFsDavid Fabian:  Nearly every week on the blog I tout the benefits of ETFs in our investment portfolios.  In my opinion, their low-cost, liquidity, transparency, tax efficiency, and global reach make them one of the best tools for growing your wealth.  Read more…


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