All posts tagged "sentiment"
Marc Faber: Selling Avalanche Ahead, Buy Resource Stocks and Emerging Markets
Marc Faber, the editor of "The Gloom, Boom & Doom Report," is warning investors the U.S. stock market is vulnerable to a sudden sell-off which could start any time in a very unassuming way.
- Posted February 27, 2017
Bullish Sentiment Could Portend Stock Market Peak
The blog “The Short Side of Long” recently presented a series of charts from the Merrill Lynch Fund Managers Survey. The charts exhibit building euphoria which could indicate trouble ahead for the stock market. One of the...
- Posted March 25, 2013
Mark Hulbert on the Implications of Stock Market Making New Highs
Mark Hulbert, editor of the Hulbert Financial Digest, was interviewed by CNBC’s Carl Quintanilla regarding the implications if the Dow breaches its record high of 14,164. Citing 70 years of data from Ned Davis Research, Hulbert said...
- Posted March 1, 2013
Robert Prechter on the Current Investing Climate
Neil Cavuto recently interviewed Robert Prechter, founder of the Elliot Wave Theorist newsletter and author of Conquer the Crash: You Can Survive and Prosper in a Deflationary Depression, regarding his readings on the current investing climate. Cavuto...
- Posted March 25, 2012
Sentiment Takes a Huge Swing
Bespoke Investment Group featured the latest AAII investor sentiment reading recently. According to the survey, bullish sentiment increased to 50.89% which is the second highest reading in two years. Three weeks ago, investors hated equities and bullish...
- Posted September 18, 2010
Sentiment Charts Don’t Paint a Pretty Picture
Trader’s Narrative highlights the work of Jason Goepfert of SentimenTrader in a recent post. A slew of charts are presented showing that bullishness recently reached very high levels. As an example, below is a chart showing aggregate...
- Posted January 23, 2010
Nearing a Minimum Point of Pessimism
The percentage of AAII survey participants claiming they are bearish is at a very low ebb. Notice how the percentage of bears in the AAII survey is two standard deviations from the one-year average. Click on chart...
- Posted January 1, 2010
Ned Davis: Four Indicators to Know When to Sell
Mark Hulbert, writing for Marketwatch, has exposed four indicators that Ned Davis looks for to know when to start selling into what he believes is now a cyclical bull market. Valuation. Davis would look to exit from...
- Posted August 8, 2009
Warren Buffett Buying Stocks
Warren Buffett, without a doubt the world’s most famous investor, said he is buying stocks because a rule that he follows is to be greedy when others are fearful. Buffett realizes the news is extremely bad now,...
- Posted October 17, 2008
Stocks May Not Be Ready to Climb
*** In a N.Y. Times article, Mark Hulbert indicates that sentiment looks good (weak), but other factors do not point to an end to the bear market. He cites the work of Martin Zweig, Clifford Asness, Robert...
- Posted August 4, 2008