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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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  • We Have Nothing to Fear but a Lack of Fear Itself
    By on March 5, 2015 | No Comments  Comments
    The S&P 500 had its first monthly close above 2100 in February, the Dow closed over 18,000, and the NASDAQ currently rests a mere 3% below its 2000 bubble peak of 5132.52. Why is the stock market heading higher when incoming economic data is surprising to the downside? The Citigroup Economic Sur...
  • The Herd Can Be Blind
    By on March 5, 2015 | No Comments  Comments
    The below is an abridged version of a longer article that appears in the Winter 2015 Euro Pacific Global Investor Newsletter Going into 2015 the economic outlook held by the U.S. investment establishment could not have been much more positive, and more unified. Pundits saw all the variables align...
  • Going for Mexican Gold
    By on March 3, 2015 | No Comments  Comments
    Mexico’s massive precious-metals belts are some of the world’s finest.  As global #1 in silver production they are obviously quite well known for the shiny-white metal.  But these belts have also been flexing their gold muscles recently, placing Mexico among the world’s top-10 producers. Mex...
  • High Yield Warning, Yellen’s Employment and the...
    By on March 3, 2015 | No Comments  Comments
    With Janet Yellen recently warning about overvaluation in the bond market, I thought it would be important to look at potentially one of the single most overvalued areas in that market – high yield. To wit: “However, the staff report noted valuation pressures in some asset markets.Such p...
  • ECRI Recession Watch: Weekly Update
    By on March 3, 2015 | No Comments  Comments
    Today’s new release of the publicly available data from the Economic Cycle Research Institute (ECRI) puts its Weekly Leading Index (WLI) at 130.6, up slightly from 130.4 the previous week. The WLI annualized growth indicator (WLIg) is at -4.5, down from the previous week’s -4.2 but off t...
  • NYSE Margin Debt Declined in January
    By on March 3, 2015 | No Comments  Comments
    The NYSE has released new data for margin debt, now available through January. I’ve updated the charts in this commentary to include the latest numbers. The New York Stock Exchange publishes end-of-month data for margin debt on the NYXdata website, where we can also find historical data back ...
  • Economic Composite Index Suggests Restocking Cycle Is...
    By on March 3, 2015 | No Comments  Comments
    Since the end of the financial crisis, the economy has ebbed and flowed between expansions and contractions. The contraction in economic activity during the financial crisis was followed by a surge in economic activity as inventories were restocked, and pent-up demand was filled. The same occurred d...
  • Energy, Stocks, XLE: Buy, Sell, or Hold?
    By on March 2, 2015 | No Comments  Comments
    “4Q14 Energy Sector Earnings Growth Estimates (YOY) Blended Earnings Actual and Estimates -22% as of 2/24/15” (Fundstrat) “The magnitude and speed of the collapse in oil has roiled markets; only the selloffs in 1997-98 (61%), 1986 (67%) and 2008 (73%) were larger than the recent one (60%)….....
  • When Does Europe Decide To Restructure Much Of ItR...
    By on March 2, 2015 | No Comments  Comments
    It is hard to watch the Greek drama unfold without a sense of foreboding. If it is possible for the Greek economy partially to revive in spite of its tremendous debt burden, with a lot of hard work and even more good luck we can posit scenarios that don’t involve a painful social and political ...
  • Lowest Interest Rates EVER!
    By on March 2, 2015 | No Comments  Comments
    Business Insider’s Myles Udland just posted a chart, drawn from research by the Bank of England, showing interest rates for the past 3,000 years. And for all those who’ve been feeling like today’s “new normal” is actually profoundly abnormal, here’s your proof. It turns out that interest...
  • Chart Of The Day: The Run For Nasdaq All-Time Highs
    By on March 1, 2015 | No Comments  Comments
    With the S&P 500 and Dow Jones Industrial Averages already hitting real, inflation-adjusted, all-time highs; market participants have now turned their attention towards the Nasdaq Composite. Today’s “Chart of the Day” takes a look at just how close, and far, the Nasdaq is from ...
  • Equity Valuations, Recessions and Stock Market Declin...
    By on March 1, 2015 | No Comments  Comments
    When I initiated the dshort web page in late 2005, one of my routine topics was equity valuations, initially inspired by Nobel laureate Robert Shiller’s book, Irrational Exuberance, the second edition of which was published earlier that year. I gradually expanded my focus from his cyclically ...
  • Investors Are Mistakenly Assured By Two Shaky General...
    By on March 1, 2015 | No Comments  Comments
    Investors are complacent, even confident, regarding the prospects for 2015. That is in spite of the market being at valuation levels higher than all but one previous market peak of the last 100 years, while the economy appears to be slowing, corporate earnings growth is slowing, and the bull market ...
  • Another Reason To Worry About The Stock Market!
    By on February 26, 2015 | No Comments  Comments
    The world is full of “carry trades” these days, and that’s a really bad thing. In general terms, a carry trade involves someone borrowing money cheaply in one currency or market and investing the proceeds in something else that offers a higher yield. The strategy is profitable as long as the c...
  • If Debt Was The Problem…
    By on February 26, 2015 | No Comments  Comments
    Confounded Interest just posted a nice summary of a McKinsey report on the growth of global debt during what some persist in calling the “great deleveraging.” Turns out that since the crisis of 2008, debt has actually risen by $57 trillion, and the ratio of debt to GDP is up 17 percentage points...
  • Extreme USD Sentiment Setting Up Biggest Investment O...
    By on February 25, 2015 | No Comments  Comments
    One of the best investments over last year was the US dollar (USD) as it exploded more than 20% higher from its May 2014 lows and recently hit its highest levels since 2003. Question is, why the dollar rise and not fall as many had long predicted? Much of the dollar’s strength had to do with r...