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Has the Stock Market Peaked in 2017?

With the bull market now over eight years old and with investors having bought every sell-off for years, investors have to wonder if Friday's major sell-off in some of the ...
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US Index Levels All Challenging 10% Corrections: DJIA, Nasdaq, S&P 500

Analyzing the stock market in 2016 and 2015 is becoming harder and harder. The end game, regardless of how you view the market in general, is that this just isn't ...
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Bonds Versus Stocks in a Sell-Off, via ETFs

Any time there is a major sell-off in stock, bonds usually are the beneficiary. The problem this time around is that interest rates are already so low that one has ...
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CAR T-Cell Stocks a Better Way to Leverage Biotech Than New 3x ETFs

If you missed the biotech run and want to try to catch the train this late in the game, it would be wise not to use the new Proshares leveraged ...
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How Nasdaq 4,700 Compares to All-Time High of 5,132 Back in 2000

The bull market is in full swing and the panic of late September and early October seems like a distant memory. The S&P 500 hit a new all-time high above ...
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Eight Serious Market Indicators to Watch During This Correction

Any time a market peaks, investors and commentators talk about the expectations of a sell-off. The S&P 500 and Dow Jones Industrial Average peaked less than two weeks ago. Now ...
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Five Investing Strategies for 2014 With Huge Potential Upside

24/7 Wall St. has continued to see the endless themes and predictions made by Wall Street firms for 2014. Over the past month, we have highlighted many of the top ...
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Are Top Hedge Funds Starting to Rotate out of U.S. Stocks?

With a stock market that has posted a 23% gain on the S&P 500 Index so far in 2013, the Prime Brokerage team at Credit Suisse is starting to see ...
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Appaloosa Buys New Stocks and Adds to Top Holdings in Hedge Fund

David Tepper’s Appaloosa hedge fund is one of the most respected and closely watched funds on Wall Street. Tepper makes frequent appearances on CNBC and Bloomberg TV, and often his ...
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Beyond Earnings: Oracle Brings Huge Dividend Hike, Stock Buyback and NYSE Listing

Oracle Corp. (NASDAQ: ORCL) was supposed to have big news out around its earnings. We will cover the earnings of course, but the corporate governance issues are going to dwarf ...
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Apple Suppliers and Ecosphere Players Get Hit on Earnings

By now you know the news that is driving Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) lower and lower, but the earnings report and lower margins have an interesting side-effect here even if Apple ...
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UBS Sees Weaker 2013 IT Spending, but Certain Stocks Look Promising (UBS, DELL, EMC, NTAP, IBM, HPQ, ORCL, RIMM, CSCO, JNPR, ARUN, MSFT, VMW, SAP, ACN, INFY, QQQ, IYM)

After a solid year for information technology spending by major corporations in 2012, companies surveyed by analysts at UBS A.G. (NYSE: UBS) suggest that spending will decline in 2013. In fact estimates ...
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Bucking The Trend, Apple & Google Targeting New Highs Again (AAPL, GOOG, MSFT, QQQ)

Outside of rivalry for eyeballs, maps, and all other things digital... What do Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) and Google Inc. (NASDAQ: GOOG) have in common?  They are both within about ...
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Broad Stock Indexes All Testing Support at 50-Day Moving Averages (SPY, DIA, QQQ)

If you are a chartist and if you love moving averages on those charts, you better pay attention to the stock charts today.  In our Erlanger daily chart analysis the thesis ...
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S&P 500 Daily Buy/Sell SPY Chart Pivots, Changing Euro Focus (SPY, QQQ)

OK, so the Greeks are trying to stay in the Euro for at least one more election cycle.  The markets have sold off as reality sets in that it may be ...
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