Slope of Hope Blog Posts

Slope initially began as a blog, so this is where most of the website’s content resides. Here we have tens of thousands of posts dating back over a decade. These are listed in reverse chronological order. Click on any category icon below to see posts tagged with that particular subject, or click on a word in the category cloud on the right side of the screen for more specific choices.

Warning Signs from AAII Sentiment

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From Hedge Fund Tips: AAII Sentiment Survey results are out this morning. Bullishness is now up OVER the 40 level – which usually marks market reversals. Bearishness has collapsed. In the S&P500 chart below I have noted those dates in the recent past where Sentiment was at similar levels (Bullishness ~40, Bearishness <30). You can follow along with the red circles on the sentiment results above.

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Nothing-Kimchi

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Well, after months of anticipation and hyperbole, the multi-million dollar Trump/Kim summit ended in absolutely zilch. And it’s not that this was an unimportant event. Just look, way back in September, what the POTUS was saying about the forthcoming summit (including the creepy, and repeated, “we fell in love” references):

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