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El-Erian: 3 Things Stock Market Investors Should Watch (And 6 Observations)

Authored by Mohamed El-Erian via, With attractive returns such as haven't been seen for quite a few years, investors in global stock markets have had a very good first half of 2017. Record levels for several widely-followed country indexes occurred in the context of notably muted volatility, adding to the sense of investor comfort […]

Prepare For A Surge In Volume: Russell Rebalance Day Is Here / by Tyler Durden / Jun 23, 2017 7:00 AM Welcome to the one year anniversary of the Brexit vote. Welcome also to the annual Russell rebalance, traditionally one of the busiest trading days of the year: according to Bloomberg, last year’s rebalance helped propel a near record turnover of over 15 billion shares, as a result […]

“It’s A Series Of Rolling Mini-Bubbles”

Authored by Kevin Muir via The Macro Tourist blog, Think back to earlier this year. At the time, the market was convinced Trump was about to usher in a new wave of free market nirvana. Hedge fund managers piled into small cap equity long positions, confident the pro-growth policies would fuel a massive outperformance for […]

“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 […]

Stocks Tumble: Fed Spooks Traders With Bubble Warning

Was today the Yellen Fed’s Irrational Exuberance moment? It started off so well: the blistering ADP payrolls report, the highest in over two years (despite disappointing PMI and ISM reports), sent stocks soaring off the bat with the Dow jumping nearly 200 points higher, rising as high as 20,887, and the S&P knocking on the […]

2016 Facts And Figures Quiz

As Nick Colas writes, one thing is certain: 2016 was a truly historic year.  From Donald Trump’s unorthodox but successful campaign for President to the Brexit vote, popular votes shifted the course of global politics in ways very few could have imagined a year ago. Here is a brief quiz that highlights the year’s politics, […]

A New Bubble Emerges: Dollar Index Approaches 14 Year Highs

Over the past 3 years, the dollar is higher vs a basket of major currencies by 21%. According to Factset, about 50% of sales are earned abroad by companies in the S&P 500, compared to just 20% in the Russell. Back in 2015, when the dollar rose by 7% from January through March, the strong […]

Russell Rebounds On Late-Day Buying Panic But Rest Of Market Reluctant

Be prepared for the next great transfer of wealth. Buy physical silver and storable food. / by Tyler Durden on 06/16/2014 16:07 Treasuries oscillated in a 3-4bps range all day to end flatter with 30Y -1.5bps and 2Y +1.5bps as stocks flip-flopped around like Charlie Sheen in a Phat Phong whorehouse. Trannies resumed their […]

High-Growth Hope Stocks Hammered

Be prepared for the next great transfer of wealth. Buy physical silver and storable food. / by Tyler Durden on 03/26/2014 16:10 -0400 30Y yields are now over 10bps below post-Yellen spike highs as growth-hope-driven US equities were monkey-hammered in another pump-and-dump deja vu day – with one difference – no late-day bounce to provide solace […]

US Stock Plunge Continues; S&P, Russell, & Dow Lose All Post-Taper Gains

Be prepared for the next great transfer of wealth. Buy physical silver and storable food. / by Tyler Durden on 01/27/2014 12:39 -0500 For a brief moment this morning – following Jim Cramer’s exclamation that anyone who is still bearish following the China Trust bailout is “stupid” – there was hope that the drama had […]