Most folks think it’s all about Syria at this point. I disagree; I think it’s all about interest rates. And the continued weakness of bonds, in the face of the completely-untapered $1 trillion per year purchases of bonds by Bernanke, spells disaster ahead for all asset classes. (more…)
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The chart on YUM (Yum! Brands Inc.) doesn’t look so yummy to me. In fact, it looks quite ugly. YUM recently pounded out a triple-top high with solid negative divergences in place on both the daily & weekly time frames. The breakdown of this bearish rising wedge pattern on the daily chart provides an objective, well-defined short entry at current levels (YUM actually just backtested the pattern today as well). (more…)
The more data you have, the easier it is to see critical levels. (more…)
I am on vacation for another two weeks and so I will not provide much commentary with these charts. I am going to combine the monthly and weekly charts together for this post. (more…)
The surge in equities today is brought forth by one compelling reason:
- We are not bombing Syria right now
I propose that there are many other reasons to, as Cramer would say, “buy buy buy!”. They are as follows:
- We are not bombing Iran right now;
- We are not bombing France right now;
- We are not bombing China right now;
- We are not bombing Canada right now
I’m really not sure what you are waiting for. Buy some LNKD! It’s only got a P/E of 1,000! It’s time to get in on the ground floor.