Tag Archives: SPX
We are at the point of debating centralization versus decentralization with bitcoin and blockchain at center stage. Despite that there is a lot of delusional analysis about the markets that is free or even on subscription basis.
A few charts and lessons from the most dramatic crash in the history of the stock market, actually a 25-sigma event as shown below.
Another indicator of market tops surfaced yesterday: When the 10-day correlation between the S&P 500 and VIX is positive, then this indicates a price top. The problem is that this does not work in practice unless one is just a … Continue reading
Technical analysis has been a major cause of trader failures along with account undercapitalization. Here we show briefly how untested technical analysis claims about overbought/overbought conditions have misled traders into unprofitable trading.
False and irrelevant information about the markets dominates social media because most people are probably unwilling to share valuable information.
On Friday, September 15, 2017, the S&P 500 gained 0.19% but SPY fell 0.4% due to payment of a $1.235 dividend. This divergence does not show on the adjusted SPY chart but if the unadjusted chart is used, there can … Continue reading