This is a pretty shocking chart. Looks like the act of getting married is in a huge bear market! Personally, I went long marriage at the age of 24 and have never closed the position.
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The fund MUB, which is based on municipal bonds, has completed a powerful topping pattern. Its next step? Break the trendline. This is all just part of the overall malaise across the board with all interest-sensitive investments.
Let’s take a step way, way, way back and look at the stock market from a multi-decade perspective. More importantly, let’s look at it in gold terms (no, I am not channeling Dennis Gartman!)
These four charts show major equity instruments divided by gold. It’s plain to see how well-formed, massive, and potentially disastrous every single one of these topping patterns looks. There is a staggering amount of “push-back” right now in the world of trading, with the universal declaration that the weakness in the market is already over. My contention? It’s got YEARS to go.