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Syndicated Publisher About Syndicated PublisherPaul Thomason is the Founder and Editor of the website and publishing service, Elliott Wave Analytics (Elliott Wave Market Service). The author of an article is always clearly indicated and attributed at the bottom of the article. Elliott Wave Analytics (Elliott Wave Market Service) may have written the heading and summary text for the article or formatted the article, however, otherwise Elliott Wave Analytics (Elliott Wave Market Service) is not the author. By publishing or extracting an article (with permission), Elliott Wave Analytics (Elliott Wave Market Service) does not endorse or adopt the opinions or recommendations expressed or warrant the accuracy of the information in the article.

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  • China: Easing To Combat Darkest Period of 2015
    By on April 20, 2015 | No Comments  Comments
    China is now firmly in stimulus mode when PBOC announced on Sunday to cut the reserve-requirement ratio by 1% to 18.5% effective April 20.  This is the second reduction this year and the largest since November 2008 during the global financial crisis. The reserve-requirement ratio represents the min...
  • Conference Board Leading Economic Index Remains in Gr...
    By on April 20, 2015 | No Comments  Comments
    The Latest Conference Board Leading Economic Index (LEI) for March is now available. The index rose 0.2 percent, which follows a 0.1 percent February increase (a downward revision from 0.2 percent). The latest number came in below the 0.3 percent forecast by Investing.com. Here is an overview from t...
  • Hoisington Quarterly Review and Outlook: First Quarte...
    By on April 20, 2015 | No Comments  Comments
    I think it was almost two years ago that I was in Cyprus. Cyprus had just come through its crisis and was still in shell shock. I was there to get a feel for what it was like, and a number of my readers had courteously arranged for me to meet with all sorts of people and do a few presentations. A lo...
  • ‘Some Serious Financial Stress Manifesting̵...
    By on April 19, 2015 | No Comments  Comments
    From Bloomberg comes word that credit managers for American companies are getting a little worried about debts going unpaid somewhere down the line, that is, when things might not be so hunky dory in the U.S. and global economy and the Fed is raising rates. A few more dates on the x-axis would have...
  • A Long-Term Look at Inflation: 1872 to Present
    By on April 19, 2015 | No Comments  Comments
    The Consumer Price Index for Urban Consumers (CPI-U) released this morning puts the year-over-year inflation rate at -0.07%. It is substantially below the 3.84% average since the end of the Second World War and its 10-year moving average, now at 2.22%. For a comparison of headline inflation with cor...
  • The Global Liquidity Squeeze Has Begun
    By on April 19, 2015 | No Comments  Comments
    Get ready for another major worldwide credit crunch.  Today, the entire global financial system resembles a colossal spiral of debt.  Just about all economic activity involves the flow of credit in some way, and so the only way to have “economic growth” is to introduce even more debt into the ...
  • Michigan Consumer Sentiment: Improved at 95.9
    By on April 19, 2015 | No Comments  Comments
    The University of Michigan preliminary Consumer Sentiment for April came in at 95.9, up from the 93.0 March finial reading but below the initerim high of 98.1 in January. Investing.com had forecast 94.0 for the April preliminary. See the chart below for a long-term perspective on this widely watched...
  • Greece Contagion Risk
    By on April 19, 2015 | No Comments  Comments
    Source: Bloomberg.  Today, April 17, 2015.   Hat tip to Erwan Mahe, my articulate and observant friend in Paris who emailed me a note this morning. “Central banks in southeastern European countries, in cooperation with ECB’s SSM, have told banking subsidiaries of Greek lenders in their countr...
  • ECRI Recession Watch: Weekly Update
    By on April 19, 2015 | No Comments  Comments
    Friday’s release of the publicly available data from the Economic Cycle Research Institute (ECRI) puts its Weekly Leading Index (WLI) at 132.5, down slightly from 132.8 the previous week. The WLI annualized growth indicator (WLIg) is at -1.4, up from the previous week’s -1.9 and well off...
  • Has The Fed Already Lost?
    By on April 19, 2015 | No Comments  Comments
    Increasingly we live in a world of Now. Instantaneous access to digital real time data and news has simply become a given in our lives of the moment. You may be surprised to know that the Federal Reserve has taken notice. GDPNow To the point, GDP data that routinely comes to us from the US Bureau o...
  • 2007 All Over Again? Let Us Count The Ways (And Remem...
    By on April 18, 2015 | No Comments  Comments
    There’s a journalistic sub-genre that might be called “The Highest/Lowest Since XXX,” in which a reporter takes a current statistic and illustrates (often with snazzy charts) how it hasn’t been this high or low since some date in the distant past. This is a compelling theme, implying as it d...
  • Q1 Earnings Risky for Stocks
    By on April 18, 2015 | No Comments  Comments
    The highly-anticipated first-quarter earnings season is in full swing, with traders eager to see how US companies are faring.  While expectations are low, these profits releases still collectively pose serious risks for today’s overvalued and overextended US stock markets.  A few high-profile mi...
  • 3 Things: Retail Sales, Real Unemployment, Optimisim
    By on April 18, 2015 | No Comments  Comments
    ‘3 Things’ is a weekly publication of ideas, usually contrarian, to provoke thoughtful discussions and decision-making processes. As a portfolio strategist, I am sharing things that I am considering with respect to current investment models and portfolio allocations. Please feel free to...
  • Is A Trap About To Be Sprung?
    By on April 17, 2015 | No Comments  Comments
    New York artist Stephen Green’s latest painting, DemandedDislocation, combines current affairs irony with a deeply sad vision of the future. Check out the workers demanding higher wages in front of the discount robots store. Green’s point is that two big trends are intersecting: 1) The push by ...
  • The Philly Fed ADS Business Conditions Index
    By on April 17, 2015 | No Comments  Comments
    The Philly Fed’s Aruoba-Diebold-Scotti Business Conditions Index (hereafter the ADS index) is a fascinating but relatively little known real-time indicator of business conditions for the U.S. economy, not just the Third Federal Reserve District, which covers eastern Pennsylvania, southern New ...
  • The Evil 1% And Failure To Pay Their Fair Share
    By on April 17, 2015 | No Comments  Comments
    Throughout this article I will be addressing statements made by the current administration about taxation and the “rich.” I am NOT MAKING a political argument about the adminstration; the statements are the foundation of the “tax the rich” debate.) Throughout the course of hi...