‘S&P 500’ Archive

Dow Jones- 4th tightest trading range in 115 years is about to end!

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The tug of war between the bulls and bears has created an unusual situation this year, a historically tight trading range! The chart below reflects that the Dow Jones has traded within a 6.68% high to low trading range this year. That is the 4th tightest trading range through May, in the past 115 years.…

Red Hot Shanghai pushed above another resistance level

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When it comes to Red Hot stock markets the Shanghai index fits the bill. Below looks at the Year-To-Date performance of the Shanghai, DAX and S&P 500 indices.

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As you can see the S&P 500 is lagging big time this year and even though the DAX is having a great …

Margin debt hits all-time highs- Why we shouldn’t be so concerned!

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Margin Debt of late hit all-time highs, surpassing levels reached in 2000 and 2007, should we be concerned? In the long-term, margin debt at these levels will most likely become an issue that will impact markets, possibly like it has in the past.

In the past, it wasn’t high levels …