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Mar 29 2018

Change In Market Character

  • Mar 29, 2018

The Major Trend Index fell into its negative zone last week and we trimmed the already below-average net equity exposure in tactical accounts by a few more points, to a current 41-42%.

Jun 02 2017

Assessing Yesterday's New High

  • Jun 2, 2017

Traders like to say there’s nothing more bullish than a new price high, but not all new highs are created equal.

Mar 07 2014

Bulling Through The History Books

  • Mar 7, 2014

The Dow Jones Industrials’ bull market gain of +150% is well ahead of the long-term median (+86%) and average (+134%), and places the 2009-to-date move as the sixth-best all time.

Mar 06 2013

Everyone Gets A Trophy

  • Mar 6, 2013

It’s not just kids’ sports where the achievement bar has been lowered. 

Feb 05 1992

Rationalizing Dow Jones 4000

  • Feb 5, 1992

Like the summer of 1987, financial writers, brokers and investment managers are attempting to come up with reasons why it will be different this time.

Dec 03 1985

View from the North Country

  • Dec 3, 1985

The December Bottom Fishing Expedition…Where the Speculative Action Is…Revising Our Troubles Away…Annual Dow Jones Tirade…It’s Not Getting Any Better in Rural America