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Stock Markets Analysis & Opinion

Declan Fallon
Market Indecision
By Declan Fallon - May 21, 2015

A day of whipsaw for the markets yesterday, with the FOMC Minutes not pushing the market in a decisive move one way or the other. The S&P is holding its breakout, and sticking above 2115 support, ...

Doug Short
A New Look At The Total Return Roller Coaster
By Doug Short - May 21, 2015

Here's an interesting set of charts that will especially resonate with those of us who follow economic and market cycles. Imagine that five years ago you invested $10,000 in the S&P 500. How much...

Dan Norcini
The GLD Drawdown Continues Unabated
By Dan Norcini - May 21, 2015 2

The giant gold ETF, SPDR Gold Shares (ARCA:GLD), reported yet another drawdown in its holdings yesterday afternoon. This time it was a 3 ton reduction, bringing the total holdings to 715.26 tons. ...

Strawberry Blonde
Biotech Nearing Its Peak?
By Strawberry Blonde - May 21, 2015

As can be seen from the Year-to-Date graph below of the 9 Major Sectors plus the Nasdaq Biotech ETF (NASDAQ:IBB), IBB has outperformed all of the 9 Major Sectors, so far this year on a ...

Ed Yardeni
Signs Of A Recovery In Eurozone Profits
By Ed Yardeni - May 21, 2015

The ECB isn’t buying stocks (just yet), but the bank’s officials are certainly doing their best to boost stock prices by depressing the euro and keeping a lid on interest rates. Last ...

Wall Street Daily
Will Frackers Pull A 'Lehman Brothers'?
By Wall Street Daily - May 20, 2015

In November 2007, the relatively unknown hedge fund manager David Einhorn raised major concerns about the accounting at Lehman Brothers. It led him to bet against the company and short the stock. No ...

Ryan Mallory
Bearish Setups In Case Of Spring High
By Ryan Mallory - May 20, 2015

The market has been "on fire" over the past few days...okay... I am using that term loosely...very loosely. Nonetheless, the market has seen its best development in either direction take place over ...

Lance Roberts
Bulls Still In Charge
By Lance Roberts - May 20, 2015

About a month ago I noted that the market was approaching an important decision point. To wit: "Since the end of the 2012, coincident with the Federal Reserve's implementation of QE3, the market has ...