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Doug Noland: Unsound Finance

wallstreetexaminer.com / by Doug Noland • April 29, 2017 With Emanuel Macron and Marine Le Pen moving on to next Sunday’s (May 7) runoff French presidential election, first-round results proved right in line with the polls. One would typically expect “as expected” results to elicit minimal market reaction. But we live in the age of derivatives, hedging […]

Stocks Slide After Catalyst Confirms It Was Behind The Market Ramp

zerohedge.com / by Tyler Durden / Feb 16, 2017 11:12 AM Confirming what we detailed previously, the levered option fund ‘Catalyst’ CEO just announced that their forced-buying has concluded. In a statement issued to CNBC’s David Faber, Catalyst Fund’s CEO admitted that it had a number of short call options for Feb S&P500 expiration this week but that […]

Making Yields Great Again: Trump Unleashes A “Bigly Rates Repricing”

zerohedge.com / by Tyler Durden / Nov 10, 2016 5:59 PM The past two days have seen some historic moves in US Treasury rates, where as a result of a Yuuuge repricing in the long end… … which have seen 30Y TSYs plunge 5% since Trump’s win, a stark reminder of just what “duration” means… … leading to […]

Gold Price at ‘Key Support’ of 200-DMA in ‘Quiet Before Storm’ of Trump-Clinton Result

financialsense.com / ADRIAN ASH / 11/08/2016 Gold prices held at $1280 per ounce in London dealing as US voters went to the polls Tuesday to choose between Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton, trading above the moving average of the metal’s last 200 days – a key level according to technical chart analysts. World stock markets held dead-flat after […]

What Wall Street Expects From Apple Today, And Why It Is So Critical For The Entire Tech Sector

zerohedge.com / by Tyler Durden / Oct 25, 2016 2:34 PM In the past two quarters, AAPL found itself in an unfamiliar position. The world’s largest company by market, has been – over the past few years – also the biggest contributor to S&P500 and tech sector earnings, and as long as AAPL’s earnings were rising every quarter, […]

Which US Companies And Sectors Have The Most Exposure To Brexit

zerohedge.com / by Tyler Durden / Jun 24, 2016 10:39 AM After the dust settles and some fundamental analysis is attempted, what analysts will try to calculate is which S&P500 sectors, and companies, have the most exposure to a post-Brexit UK, a country whose growth expectations have been slashed in angry retribution by all those sellside strategists and […]

Beware The “Massive Stop Loss” – JPM’s Head Quant Warns This Unexpected Downside Catalyst Looms Next Week

zerohedge.com / by Tyler Durden on 12/07/2015 13:49 The uncanny ability of JPM’s head quant, Marko Kolanovic – the man Bloomberg recently called “Gandalf” due to his predictive success – to call key market inflection points has been extensively documented on these pages, most recently a month ago when we showed that just after he said […]

When Does The Market Breakdown Again? The Answer Is In The A-D Line

zerohedge.com / by Tyler Durden on 11/11/2015 15:58 A few days ago we explained just how the dramatic divergence between the broader market and the number of stocks which are actually up and leading this rally has become, when we showed a chart of the NYSE advance/decline line overlaid on the S&P500. READ MORE The post […]

“The Squeeze Has Run Its Course” – According To BofA “The Rally Needs Central Bank Action To Continue”

zerohedge.com / by Tyler Durden on 10/19/2015 13:42 Several weeks ago, we observed that in the aftermath of the volatility surge in the late summer, NYSE short interest had soaredto what was essentially the highest level on record, rising above 18.3 billion shares matching with the level reached just before the great financial crisis was unleashed […]

S&P500 INDEX UPDATE – END RUN SMASH LOOKS IMMINENT…

clivemaund.com / CLIVE P. MAUND / September 19th, 2015 The market didn’t waste any time “getting on with it” yesterday after the bearish action on the day of the Fed announcement. It fell, and hard. We are going to look at this carefully because what appears to be starting is a devastating “end run around the line” smash […]