All posts tagged "the big picture"

  • Bullish Sentiment Seems High, But is it Really?

    Prieur du Plessis has written a short article posted at Barry Ritholz’s The Big Picture blog regarding investor sentiment. He follows with his own poll that investors can access at the source link below. An excerpt: Sentiment...

    • Posted January 15, 2011
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  • Number of Stocks Above 50 Day Average Signals Oversold Market

    The market is oversold short term based on the small number of stocks in the S&P 500 above their 50 day moving average. Click on chart for larger image: Source: The Big Picture ***

    • Posted February 2, 2010
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  • Gary Shilling: Things to Buy and Things to Sell

    Gary Shilling recently provided his ideas on areas he would buy and those he would sell. At the source link below there is a fairly lengthy reasoning behind each idea. Buys: 1. Treasury Bonds 2. Income-Producing Securities...

    • Posted January 29, 2010
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  • Barry Ritholtz Skewers Gene Epstein

    Gene Epstein wrote several articles for Barron’s in 2007-2008 painting a positive spin on the economy and its future prospects. For this he gets taken to task by Barry Ritholtz in a post that argues that when...

    • Posted August 18, 2009
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  • Barry Ritholtz Sees Blog Traffic Slowing Down Signaling Complacency

    Barry Ritholtz has seen traffic at his website, The Big Picture, drop from 2.5 million visitors in March to 2 million in April; a drop of 20%. Traffic at this site also decreased by an even greater...

    • Posted May 2, 2009
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  • Barry Ritholtz Makes Some Interesting Points About the Current Situation

    Barry Ritholtz, money manager, pundit and blogger (The Big Picture), was interviewed before today’s massive 379 point gain in the Dow. He believed a bear market rally was inevitable. He also made an interesting observation that the...

    • Posted March 11, 2009
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  • 12 Year Lows are an Extremely Rare Occurrence

    Barry Ritholtz at The Big Picture has posted a chart from JP Morgan that shows how rare 12 year lows have been in the U. S. stock market. In fact it has only occurred twice before now;...

    • Posted March 7, 2009
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  • Individual Investor Stock Allocations at a Low Ebb

    Barry Ritholtz, who runs The Big Picture, posted an interesting chart from AAII showing investor’s equity allocation in relation to their mean stock allocation. It shows that investors are allocating only 45% of their portfolios to equities...

    • Posted November 24, 2008
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  • Alan Greenspan Believes Housing to Bottom in 2009

    Alan Greenspan is reported to have stated that housing is likely to stabilize or bottom in the first half of 2009. Greenspan has made similar calls in the past and continues to move back the date for...

    • Posted August 14, 2008
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  • Great Picture

    I thought the picture below, borrowed from “The Big Picture” blog, was nicely done:

    • Posted September 23, 2007
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