Market Map

focus on cycle COT dates

Geopolitical Security threats will precipitate financial distress

Geopolitical Security threats will precipitate financial distress January 18, 2018 Can 2018 possibly match Wall Street’s perfect 2017 It doesn’t get better than this: Encouraged by the surprise electoral victory of President Donald Trump and his aggressive push for tax cuts and deregulation, the U.S. stock market ended the first ever “perfect year.” That is one in which all 12 months featured...

Read More

MarketMap2018 Issue #2

January 23, 2018 Through all the channels I listen to there is an overwhelming consensus that we are in a new secular bull market and there are no signs of a top and the market is virtually without risk. The pundits hang their hat on the A/D line which is in gear and until it diverges the market is going higher. I mentioned this in the new year issue #1. They also love the monthly RSI at a...

Read More

MarketMap 2018 Issue #1

Financial crises are not random events January 18, 2018 As recent as 2016 major pessimistic headlines have bombarded the public. Such media spin on the financial markets keeps a lid on public participation. Especially that segment of the populace that feels disenfranchised from owning stocks. However, the negative headlines all changed on November 8, 2016, coincidental with the surprise Trump...

Read More