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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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  • ECRI Recession Watch: Weekly Update
    By on April 12, 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 132.8, up slightly from 132.7 the previous week. The WLI annualized growth indicator (WLIg) is at -2.0, up from the previous week’s -2.4 and off its in...
  • Gold-Futures Short Covering
    By on April 11, 2015 | No Comments  Comments
    Gold’s bottoming consolidation grind continues, with investment demand still garroted by sky-high world stock markets and the parabolic US dollar.  With investors missing in action, gold prices remain totally at the mercy of American futures speculators.  These perpetually-bearish traders are on...
  • GE Gets Out At The Top
    By on April 11, 2015 | No Comments  Comments
    Back in the early 2000s, General Electric — previously known as the world’s biggest, best managed maker of cool, useful things like jet engines and wind turbines — discovered that it could make even more money by exploiting its AAA credit rating to borrow cheap currency and lend it out at high...
  • 3 Things: Value of Cash, Valuations, Red Flags
    By on April 10, 2015 | No Comments  Comments
    Earlier this week I discussed the recent interview with Mohamed El-Erian and his valuation call and holding of cash in his portfolio. Not surprisingly, that topic recent a good bit of push back due to the current “zero” rate of return and the impact of inflation over time. I understand t...
  • Germany’s Trade Surplus Is a Problem
    By on April 10, 2015 | No Comments  Comments
    In Code Red I wrote a great deal about trade imbalances among the various European countries, which were at the heart of the European sovereign debt problem. As the peripheral countries have tried to rebalance their trade deficits with Northern Europe and especially with Germany, they have seen thei...
  • On Energy Stocks
    By on April 10, 2015 | No Comments  Comments
    “If a deal is reached with Iran, the global oil glut could swell significantly within a year.”  Wall Street Journal, April 9, 2015 (http://www.wsj.com/articles/irans-strategic-petroleum-reversal-for-oil-markets-heard-on-the-street-1428599066?mod=djemheard_t) Cumberland Advisors remains at maxi...
  • US Investors Face Giant, Historic Bubble Reveals Cont...
    By on April 10, 2015 | No Comments  Comments
    I sat down in the wee hours late last night to write you today’s letter because I just read this brand-new, time-sensitive report that I feel compelled to share with you immediately. What you are about to read is highly contrary to the majority opinion on Wall Street … Then again, Wall S...
  • The Recovery of the Prime US Workforce: Where Are We ...
    By on April 10, 2015 | No Comments  Comments
    At last year’s Jackson Hole Symposium, Fed Chair Janet Yellen delivered an extended analysis of “Labor Market Dynamics and Monetary Policy“. Her speech essentially reviewed the ongoing debate over the mix of cyclical versus structural factors in employment since the Great Recession...
  • Central Banks, Credit Expansion, and the Importance o...
    By on April 10, 2015 | No Comments  Comments
    We live in a time of unprecedented financial repression. As I have continued writing about this, I have become increasingly angry about the fact that central banks almost everywhere have decided to address the economic woes of the world by driving down the returns on the savings of those who can lea...
  • The Q Ratio and Market Valuation: Monthly Update
    By on April 9, 2015 | No Comments  Comments
    This commentary has been updated to incorporate some extrapolations for estimating the latest Q Ratio. The Q Ratio is a popular method of estimating the fair value of the stock market developed by Nobel Laureate James Tobin. It’s a fairly simple concept, but laborious to calculate. The Q Rati...
  • If We’re Going To Borrow Against The Future, Le...
    By on April 9, 2015 | No Comments  Comments
    We are at an important juncture as a global society: either we immediately prioritize a new trajectory focused on creating a positive, functional future or — by continuing the consumptive, extractive, exploitative status quo – we will default into a nasty nightmare. What will determine ...
  • The 5 Most Crowded Trades on Wall Street: Part III
    By on April 9, 2015 | No Comments  Comments
    This is part 3 of a 5-part market series by EconMatters.  Read Part 1 here, part 2 here The Utility Sector This crowded trade revolves around a common theme Central Bank Policy and its effects on financial markets. The third most crowded trade in our series is the Utility Sector Stocks. Investors h...
  • Is the U.S. About to Enter Recession?
    By on April 9, 2015 | No Comments  Comments
    In an interview we posted yesterday, Michael “Mish” Shedlock of Global Economic Trend Analysis told listeners, “I think it’s possible the U.S. is in recession right now…or, at the very least, we are on the cusp of one,” and cited a long list of weak economic numbers, including the Atlan...
  • Data Continues To Suggest Fed Should Remain On Hold
    By on April 9, 2015 | No Comments  Comments
    I had to chuckle on Sunday as I read an article by Josh Boak’s via Business Insider, “2015 Has Broken Everyone’s Assumptions So Far,” which stated: “Yet all those common assumptions about how an economy thrives appear to have broken down during the first three months o...
  • More Scary Numbers
    By on April 9, 2015 | No Comments  Comments
    The list of things hitting cyclical peaks gets longer every day. Besides the nominal amounts (debt, derivatives, money supply) that are now at all-time highs, some “as a share of GDP” indicators are starting to say similar, very scary things: Corporate profits In a world of competition for scarc...
  • Is The Stock Market Cheap?
    By on April 9, 2015 | No Comments  Comments
    Here is a new update of a popular market valuation method using the most recent Standard & Poor’s “as reported” earnings and earnings estimates and the index monthly average of daily closes for the past month. For the earnings, see the table below created from Standard & Po...