All posts tagged "stock market pundits"

  • Insider Buying Remains Very Weak

    According to The Pragmatic Capitalist, corporate insiders are not buying their own stock. Given all the talk of a stabilizing economy on the road to recovery with many pundits claiming they’ve spotted “green shoots;” this is a...

    • Posted June 5, 2009
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  • The Case for the S&P 500 at 600

    Henry Blodget (remember him?) writes about Jeremy Grantham’s analysis which indicates the market could fall 40% from here. Although I respect Grantham, I don’t think the pundits are giving enough weight to the current low level of...

    • Posted November 4, 2008
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  • Prediction Results: Jeremy Grantham, Gary B. Smith, Ken Fisher, Ben Stein and Adam Lashinsky

    Another 2 out of 5 performance for the predictors of the markets. Click on spreadsheet for larger image: The pundits’ performance was mixed as is usually the case. Gary B. Smith was overly optimistic about the prospects...

    • Posted October 6, 2008
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  • Predictions: Peter Schiff and Gary B. Smith

    This morning on the Fox Business News show, “Bulls and Bears,” Peter Schiff predicted oil would resume its bull market shortly after its recent one week $16 record reversal. Schiff recommended Harvest Energy Trust (HTE; 20.15), touting...

    • Posted July 19, 2008
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  • Prediction Results

    Click on spreadsheet for larger image: Charles Payne, who has remained bullish through the market’s malaise, appears to be headed for the forecasting hall of shame. In contrast, Marc Faber has shown an uncanny ability of late...

    • Posted April 12, 2008
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  • Prediction Results – Gary B. Smith, Gary Kaltbaum, Scott Bleier

    Click on spreadsheet for larger image:     The results from predictions by Scott Bleier, John Layfield, Gary B. Smith and Gary Kaltbaum serve as further proof the pundits on T.V. can’t predict market movements with anything...

    • Posted January 22, 2008
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