All posts tagged "s&p 500"

  • Baltic Dry Index Improvement
    Baltic Dry Index Indicates World Economy Improving

    A recent look at the Baltic Dry Index (BDI), which measures changes in the cost to transport raw materials such as metals, grains and fossil fuels by sea, indicates the world economy may be improving.

    • Posted December 27, 2013
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  • 1987 Stock Market Crash
    Comparing 1987 With 2013 Indicates Stock Crash Trajectory in Place

    A couple of months ago I created a chart comparing the year 1987 with 2013 because the relentlessness of the current equity advance caused me to reminisce about that market over 25 years ago

    • Posted July 26, 2013
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  • S&P 500 2013 1987 Blowoff Buying Climax
    Alarming Chart of the Stock Markets of 1987 and 2012-2013

    Several days ago I posted a chart showing the S&P 500 index now as compared to 1987 because, although there are major differences, this year’s price action reminded me of the movement which led to the monumental...

    • Posted May 22, 2013
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  • Graph Stock Market 1987 Compared to 2013
    The S&P 500: 2013 Versus 1987

    The stock market rally has been unrelenting and it is rare to see it continue so long without a correction. The S&P 500 has been up six months in a row without a pullback of 5%. The...

    • Posted May 18, 2013
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  • Thomas Lee - JPMorgan
    Tom Lee’s Long-Term Bullish Scenario for the Stock Market

    Thomas Lee, JPMorgan’s chief equity strategist, laid out his firm’s bullish stock market forecast to CNBC’s Becky Quick and Joe Kernen last week. Earlier in January, Lee provided a more detailed scenario on Bloomberg TV (available below)....

    • Posted February 4, 2013
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  • Doug Kass - Seabreeze Partners
    Doug Kass: Market Could Be Making High for the Year Currently

    Doug Kass, of Seabreeze Partners, provided a sanguine view of the stock market’s prospects on CNBC’s Futures Now program this week. Based on his view that traders are ignoring “conspicuous headwinds,” Kass sees the possibility the market...

    • Posted January 30, 2013
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  • Stanley Crouch - Aegis Capital
    Stanley Crouch Sees a Big Correction in Our Future

    Stanley Crouch, Chief Investment Officer of Aegis Capital, has been bullish in the past, but he now sees stocks heading lower. Admitting the future is very hard to predict, Crouch said he now sees a “freckled swan”...

    • Posted September 28, 2012
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  • Byron Wien - Blackstone
    Byron Wien Sees the S&P 500 at 1,500 Before Year-end 2012

    “We’ll get there sometime before year end,” Byron Wien, vice chairman of Blackstone Advisory Partners, told CNBC’s Scott Wapner yesterday. “It will get to 1,500 before year-end no matter who wins,” he added. Wien’s roadmap for S&P...

    • Posted August 22, 2012
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  • Byron Wien - July 2012
    Byron Wien: The S&P 500 Could Top 1400 By the End of the Year

    Blackstone Advisory Partners Vice Chairman Byron Wien was on Bloomberg Surveillance with Tom Keene discussing the economy,  stock market, and gold. Wien said the ideas of Carmen Reinhart and Kenneth Rogoff are coming to pass in that...

    • Posted July 12, 2012
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  • Doug Kass - Seabreeze Partners
    Doug Kass: Critical Juncture and Toxic Cocktail for the Stock Market

    Yesterday on CNBC’s Halftime Report, Doug Kass laid out the reasoning behind his bearish outlook for stocks. His main concern is whether the economy and profits are headed lower. Kass also mentioned the waning influence of monetary...

    • Posted July 7, 2012
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