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Category Archives: U.S. stocks

Our 20% Gain in Eight Months Is Just the Beginning / By Justin Spittler, editor, Casey Daily Dispatch / October 12 2017 Earlier this year, I told you to “forget about U.S. stocks.” I said this because I saw “more danger in U.S. stocks than opportunity.” But here’s the thing. I didn’t tell you to hide in cash. Instead, I told you to buy emerging market stocks. These are countries […]

How to Prepare for the Coming 40% Crash / By Justin Spittler, editor, Casey Daily Dispatch / May 30, 2017 Get ready for a 40% plunge. That’s David Rosenberg’s message to investors. Rosenberg, as you may know, is one of today’s top economists. But unlike most economists, he’s actually worth listening to. You see, Rosenberg doesn’t work for the government or some think tank. Instead, he oversees […]

The Case of the Missing U.S. Stocks / By Frank Holmes / 10 May 2017 In the last 20 years, the U.S. stock market has undergone an alarming change that too few people are aware of or talking about. Between 1996 and 2016, the number of listed companies fell by half, from 7,300 to 3,600, according to a recent report by Credit Suisse. […]

Forget Dow 20,000… This Indicator Tells the Real Story / Justin Spittler / January 26, 2017 It finally happened… For the last six weeks, the Dow Jones Industrial Average has been bumping against a ceiling. Yesterday, it broke through. The Dow topped 20,000 for the first time ever. Most investors are excited about this. After all, 20,000 is a big, round number. It feels […]

Read This Before You Even Think About Reaching for Yield / January 19, 2017 This rally is on thin ice. After the election, U.S. stocks took off. The S&P 500, Dow Jones Industrial Average, and Nasdaq all hit record highs days after Donald Trump pulled off the unthinkable. But, as you’ve probably noticed, the rally in U.S stocks has petered out. The S&P 500 is […]

Public Bullishness Towards Stocks Sees One Of The Highest 2-Week Jumps In History / November 18, 2016 On the heels of U.S. stocks hitting new all-time highs, public bullishness towards stocks just saw one of the highest 2-weeks jumps in history. (King World News) From Jason Goepfert at SentimenTrader: Investors are starting to thaw Individuals in the AAII survey come roaring back to the bullish camp, a mixed blessing […]

This Upcoming “Black Swan” Event Could Wipe Out Your Life Savings / Justin Spittler / November 17, 2016 First “Brexit,” then Trump. In just the last six months, the world has had two “black swan” events. These are rare events that very few people see coming. When these kinds of events happen, the market reaction can be dramatic. Consider Brexit… Heading into the year, most people […]

Why the Fed Can’t Hold the Stock Market Together Much Longer / Justin Spittler / September 14, 2016 Volatility has come storming back… For the past couple months, the stock market has been eerily quiet. Now, this wasn’t completely unexpected. After all, many traders on Wall Street take off all of August. But this summer was abnormally calm. The S&P 500 went 40 days without a 1% […]

This “Shady Practice” Is Keeping Stocks Afloat / Justin Spittler / August 16, 2016 Corporate America is doing whatever it can to prop up the stock market. As you’ve probably noticed, U.S. stocks are rallying. Yesterday, the S&P 500, Dow Jones Industrial Average, and NASDAQ all hit new all-time highs. You might find it odd that stocks have broken out to record highs. […]

Shorts Throw in the Towel, So It Could Finally be Time to Short the Market / By Jason Hamlin / August 15th, 2016 U.S. stocks hit record highs today, boosted by expectations for continued easy money from central banks around the globe. The rebound since the huge crash caused by the 2008/09 financial crisis has truly been something to behold. From the low of 667, the S&P 500 has now more than […]