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Potential market movers.
Monday, May 4:
Gallup Consumer Spending 8:30 am
Factory Orders 10 am
Tuesday, May 5:
Int'l Trade 8:30 am
ISM Non-Mfg Index 10 am
Wednesday, May 6:
ADP Emp Report 8:15 am
Productivity&Costs 8:30 am
Thursday, May 7:
Jobless Claims 8:30 am
Cons Comfort Index 9:45 am
Consumer Credit 3 pm
Friday, May 8:
Employment Situation 8:30
Wholesale Trade 10 am
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Previous Corporate Hoarding Of Cash May Soon Become A Big Positive!
Being Street Smart:
Sy's Free Blog!www.streetsmartpost.com Current Entry: Thursday, 9:45 a.m. Provided every Tues.,
Thurs., and Saturday, and occasionally randomly in between. Postings of the technical condition
of the market, investor sentiment, 'Interesting Charts', and Sy's opinions on the economy and markets, currently
and looking ahead. Also available as an RSS feed!
Why Market's Seasonality May Be Critical in 2015. March 20, 2015.
The market has a 100 year history of making most of its gains each year in
the favorable season of October to May and experiencing most of its serious
corrections and down-legs in bear markets in the unfavorable season of May
to October. That pattern has been absent for the last three years. Here is
why it may come roaring back in 2015.
Sorry, But This Is Not 1997 For the Market. March 13, 2015.
Last summer and into the fall it looked like the economy and stock market
were entering a period similar to 1997 when that bull market, already 6
years old, accelerated higher for three more years (into the 2000 bubble).
But those promising developments have reversed over the last three to six
Bullish - But Watchful! March 6, 2015.
Stock, bonds, and gold were panicked by the strong jobs report. Will it
follow the typical pattern of the initial kneejerk reaction to a surprise in
the jobs report being reversed in subsequent days? Or does the panic that
the Fed may begin raising rates in June mark the early arrival of the
problems we expect in 2015?
Investors Are Mistakenly Assured By Two Shaky Generalities. February 27, 2015.
Investors are complacent, confident about the prospects for 2015.
Ignoring the realities,
the confidence seems to come from a couple of comforting generalizations.
The Yellen Fed has our backs, and the third year of the four-year
presidential cycle is supposedly always positive. Here is why in reality
neither is comforting for 2015.
Lower Oil Prices Ahead. November 14, 2014.
Money is pouring into oil-tracking etf's as investors believe the bottom is
in for oil prices. Here's is why still lower prices are likely.
Don't Let Greed Lure You Into Scams! October 31, 2014. The market's favorable
winter season has arrived. The market is breaking out to new highs.
Investor optimism and confidence are high.
This is opportunity time not just for normal investing, but also high season
for those perpetrating frauds on unwary but confident investors.
Please be aware, our normal publishing schedule is currently on hold as
an unexpected illness struck Sy and resulted in his passing. We do not know when the
normal publishing schedule will resume, however portfolio
recommendations are being posted.
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