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Category Archives: Momo

Copper Crash And Yield Curve Carnage As Tech, Trannies, & TBTFs All Tumble

Today was a day in the upside-down: Banks underperformed Tech; High tax underperformed Low tax; Momo outperformed Value; Nasdaq outperformed S&P; and VIX down with stocks down…   While Nasdaq (green) outperformed on the day, and was bid at the open, Trannies (blue) underperformed; note that as Europe closed, everything rolled over….   Only Trannies […]


GDP surged above expectations, Matt Lauer fired, Crude carnage, Semis slaughtered, Momo massacred, Nasdaq knackered, Precious metals pummeled, Bond bloodbath, and Bitcoin bounced and trounced… But everyone loves Trannies!   Spot the odd one out… (biggest divergence between Transports and Nasdaq since Nov 2009) – Dow and Small Caps closed at record highs…   Futures […]

David Stockman Derides The Delirious Dozen Of 2017

Authored by David Stockman via Contra Corner blog, We have previously noted the massive market cap inflation and then stupendous collapse of the Delirious Dozen of 2000. The latter included Microsoft, Cisco, Dell, Intel, GE, Yahoo, AIG and Juniper Networks – plus four others which didn't survive (Lucent, WorldCom, Global Crossing and Nortel). Together they represented a classic blow-off […]

VIX Tops 12 As Dow Erases Yesterday’s Opening Ramp Gains

Deja vu all over again?   Hold your breath for the USDJPY momo ignition in 3…2…1…

“Someone Is Blowing Up”: RBC Warns China-Induced Unwinds Are Escalating

"Something is off," warns RBC's head of cross-asset strategy Charlie McElligott in the introduction to his latest market noting that the swing in US fiscal policy optimism is coming at a critical time as the China's liquidity tightening is spooking the reflation story. SUMMARY: Movement on US fiscal policy is currently driving US rates and […]

Quant Qrash Slams Stocks, Batters Bonds

"probably nothing"   A stunned universe of mainstream media dipbuyers were perplexed today as stocks AND bonds tanked. The reason is simple – what goes up (record levels of correlation between stocks and bonds driven by the idiocy of central banks)…   Must come down (levered long risk-parity funds forced to liquidate/delever as their models […]

Dow Tops 18,000: Erases Nearly All Brexit Losses (As Bond Yields Hit Record Lows)

See, Brexit was nothing… just like every establishment despot told us…right? Just as we sarcastically noted earlier… time for the post-open ramp — zerohedge (@zerohedge) July 1, 2016 Following the panic-bid into the close last night, this morning sees every one and their pet rabbit piling into high-beta momo (Trannies and Small Caps ripping)…   […]

ZeroHedge: VIX Soars Most In 10 Months As Stocks Dump, Gold Jumps

Be prepared for the next great transfer of wealth. Buy physical silver and storable food. Remember those 'almost' all-time-highs?…   First things first, the impressive surge in stocks off the Feb lows have been accompanied by an almost unprecedented collapse in equity trading volumes… h/t Brad Wishak at NewEdge   And as volume has plunged […]

ZeroHedge: Losing Ground In Flyover America, Part 3

Be prepared for the next great transfer of wealth. Buy physical silver and storable food. Submitted by David Stockman via Contra Corner blog, As we indicated in Part 2, the Fed’s crusade to pump-up inflation toward its 2.00% target by hammering-down interest rates to the so-called zero bound is economically lethal. The former destroys the purchasing power of main street […]

ZeroHedge: Decouple-apalooza – Bonds, Yen, Oil, Dollar Diverge From Volumeless Stock Levitation

Be prepared for the next great transfer of wealth. Buy physical silver and storable food. Waiting For Yellen…   Let's start today with what didn't go up… USDJPY – once 110.000 stops had been run – decoupled lower from stocks…   Oil – once it tagged $50 – decoupled lower from stocks…   High yields […]