Category Archives: Current Events

As negative on stocks as Warren Buffett

A few weeks back, I mentioned that it was a difficult time to be an investor; stocks just seemed to go up and up, with little or no relationship to technical or fundamental data. Several readers took exception to my … Continue reading

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Market Insight from JP Morgan – 1st Quarter 2018

JP Morgan Asset Management updated their quarterly market outlook, as of December 21, 2017. Each quarter, you can find this little gem of a PDF on JP Morgan’s Asset management website, including a downloadable “Guide to the Markets” AND audio commentary. Topics … Continue reading

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30% of public announcements traded before official release

Yes…you read that headline correctly.  Let it remind you that the average investor does not have an information advantage.  The headline comes courtesy of Barry Ritholtz (The Big Picture), from a working paper created by the European Central Bank.  The paper discusses price movements … Continue reading

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…and THAT’S a Bounce!

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Stock Market Damage

Here’s a great piece of work from Barry Ritholtz on the current state of the stock market.  It’s not the typical “perspective” you’ve been hearing about…it comes with some actual data.  I’ll summarize, but it’s worth a read: From a … Continue reading

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Now THAT’s a sell-off…

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Market Insight from JP Morgan – 3rd Quarter 2015

JP Morgan Asset Management updated their quarterly market outlook, as of June 30, 2015.  For the latest installment of ‘Market Insights’, click on the picture or any of the links below. Each quarter, you can find this little gem of a … Continue reading

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