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Category Archives: Money On The Sidelines

Bank of America: “This Is The Most Consensus Trade In The World”

One week ago, BofA chief investment strategist Michael Hartnett laid out his reasoning for why a market correction is imminent: Global stock market cap up a massive $18.5tn (= US GDP) since Feb’16 lows 3P’s (Positioning, Profits, Policy) thus closer to peak than trough: BofAML Bull & Bear Indicator was 0 in Feb’16, now 6.9; […]

These Are The Most Overbought And Oversold Assets In The World Right Now

There were several highlights worth noting in the latest Flow Show report from BofA’s Michael Hartnett, first and foremost that despite hitting daily all time highs, US equities have experienced outflows on 8 of the last 10 weeks, with $3.3 billion redeemed in the last week, while US value stocks have suffered outflows on 9 […]

SoftBank Vision Fund Reaches $100BN As Apple, Oracle and Qualcomm Make Investments

Back in October, Masayoshi Son, Chairman & CEO of SoftBank Group Corp., announced the creation of the SoftBank Vision Fund, a UK-based technology fund, with a $45 billion capital commitment form the Public Investment Fund of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.  The initial press release for the Vision Fund announced the company expected to invest […]

ZeroHedge: Stocks Soar On Hawkish Fed As Gold Suffers Worst Week In 6 Months

Be prepared for the next great transfer of wealth. Buy physical silver and storable food. Must.Stay.Green.In.May…   So despite weaker than expected GDP, and tumbling GDP expectations…   Yellen has jawboned rate hike expectations up to record highs for July…   And stocks loved it!?? Stocks had their best week in over 3 months – […]

ZeroHedge: On The Seven Year Anniversary Of “The Most Hated Bull Market Ever” – How We Got Here

Be prepared for the next great transfer of wealth. Buy physical silver and storable food. As most financial media will remind you, today is the 7 year anniversary of the market’s lows hit on March 9, 2009, a day when the Wall Street Journal wondered “How low can stocks go”, which took less than a […]

BofA Saw Record “Buying Across The Board” Last Week, Just Before The Market Resumed Sliding

Previously we reported that while the general investing public was naively following “price action” as an indicator of value for most of 2015 (when it was merely chasing HFT momentum ignition algos and the occasional central bank intervention) the “smart money” was quietly unwinding its equity positions. The divergence between smart money flows and the […]

How The Fed And Wall Street Are Eating Their Seed Corn

Submitted by Mark St.Cyr, When it comes to the stock market these days the overriding theme you hear from the financial media is “You’ve got to get in.” Another is, “Buy on the dips and average in.” Or, “You can’t profit if you aren’t in it” and more. So many more it would fill its […]

These Are The 50 Top Hedge Fund Long And Short Positions

Nobody has “suffered” more under central planning than billionaire hedge fund managers. As we have shown year after year, the centrally-planned “New Paranormal” has been a total disaster for traditional alpha generation, since with all traditional fundamental relationships flipped upside down thanks to the Fed, the only way to generate outsized returns for one’s investors […]

The Lack Of Volume Is Deafening

We know, we know… volume doesn’t matter… but if “There Is No Alternative” and there is mountains of “money on the sidelines” then why is average trade size plunging (cough algos cough) and volume collapsing in lockstep with each and every new record high in stocks?   Source: @Not_Jim_Cramer Just wait til that moeny floods […]

ZeroHedge: Obama “Engages In Envy Economics”: Proposes Offshore Profit Tax To Fund Public Spending

Be prepared for the next great transfer of wealth. Buy physical silver and storable food. Just as AAPL stock hits record highs and single-handedly rescues Q4 earnings from the doldrums, it appears President Obama is bringing his own brand of ‘middle-class-economics’ Robin-Hood-iness to crush the ‘wealth generating’ machine that has served America’s 1% so well […]