Category: Stock Markets

Stock Market Perspective 2011 – Things To Consider

Stock Market Perspective 2011 – Things To Consider

This won’t take long, but think about the message and act accordingly. Never, ever, in the history of the investment world has a major correction in the stock market not been a major buying...

Dow Plunges 513 Points, Worst Drop Since 2008

Dow Plunges 513 Points, Worst Drop Since 2008

Gripped by fear of a new recession, the stock market suffered its worst day Thursday since the financial crisis in the fall of 2008, the markets are definitely gripped by gear of a new...

Modern Investment Thinking: Technical

Modern Investment Thinking: Technical

Technical Analysis — Blinded By The Math Without too much of a stretch, it could be documented that the Investment Grade Value Stock (not just “value stocks”) bubble of 1987 was caused by investor...

6 Reasons Why There Could Be A Market Sell Off In The Second Half

6 Reasons Why There Could Be A Market Sell Off In The Second Half

A Stock Market sell off may be about to begin which could take the Index lower  for the full year. These six reasons demonstrate why one of the most impressive stock market runs may...

Bargain Stock Monitor At Ten Month High-Excited?

Bargain Stock Monitor At Ten Month High-Excited?

The “Bargain Stock Monitor” is one of three market statistics used as performance expectation analyzers for portfolios that are designed and managed using the Market Cycle Investment Management (MCIM) methodology. It is derived from...

Small Company Shares And How To Profit From Them

Small Company Shares And How To Profit From Them

Periodically, the stock markets go through a mid-cap and small-cap excitement. We are in such a stage currently. Over the last one year, the small- and mid-cap indices have outstripped the large cap indices...

Five Filters For More Effective Stock Selection

Five Filters For More Effective Stock Selection

How much financial bloodshed is necessary before we realize that there is no safe and easy shortcut to investment success? When do we learn that most of our mistakes involve our very own greed,...

The Tools And Rules Of Stock Selection

The Tools And Rules Of Stock Selection

At least ten hands shoot into the air as the discussion turns to stock selection. The speaker smiles, responds to each, and observes: “You really need to know the depth of the water, its...

10 Things To Do Or Avoid Doing During Stock Market Corrections

10 Things To Do Or Avoid Doing During Stock Market Corrections

A correction is a beautiful thing, simply the flip side of a rally, big or small. Theoretically, even technically I’m told, corrections adjust equity prices to their actual value or “support levels”. In reality,...

Wall Street Wisdom Vs. Market Cycle Investment Management

Wall Street Wisdom Vs. Market Cycle Investment Management

During every correction, I encourage investors to avoid the destructive inertia that results from trying to determine: how low can we go; how long will this last? Investors who add to their portfolios during...