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A big bear turns bull. But what is the true 'contrarian' view these days?
Positioning Evening Ahead of this Week’s Events Boosts U.S. Dollar
The U.S. Dollar is enjoying a strong overnight move ahead of this week’s Federal Reserve FOMC meeting and the G-20 summit. Traders will be watching the Fed to see if they announce an end to stimulus programs. The G-20 members may discuss reducing the U.S. Dollar’s role as the world’s premier reserve currency.
BHBGroupTrader Weekly Market Spread Report: Issue 15 - Major Econ Events Recap
Market Reality Check EP.1: GDP Report, Bond ETFs, Utilities, and the FED
The Numbers Do Lie – Corporate America Trying To Pull The Wool Over Your Eyes
As earnings season is now in full swing, I cannot help but analyze the earnings results from countless companies. So far the markets have rallied 10% in just the last two weeks. Most earnings have blown through estimates. It has been a meteoric rise, the markets blasting up through the double top from mid June. Things seem to be rosy once more on Wall Street.
In a recent column, I gushed enthusiastically about the stock market as if it was on a one-way trip higher. It's an old truism that such predictions are usually the sign of a top, and it looks like this time the joke was on me. Regardless of what stocks do now, I was too positive at the time.