Structural Stupidity is Part of The Game

--->Albert Einstein once said, two things are infinite: the universe and human stupidity; and I'm not sure about the universe.

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Structural Stupidity is Part of The Game

04/22/2014 09:00:00 AM

--->Albert Einstein once said, two things are infinite: the universe and human stupidity; and I'm not sure about the universe.

Review of the Gold Shares

04/22/2014 08:21:00 AM

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Growing Pessimism Towards Stocks Is Bullish

04/22/2014 07:00:00 AM

Extreme pessimism towards stocks or WA readings below -1.96 generates bullish setups and intermediate-term buy signals.

Technical Review of NYSE Composite

04/22/2014 06:25:00 AM

--->Chart: NYSE Composite Observations: The bears argue that high volume sell-offs and low volume rallies are an indication of weak market/rally.

Featured DI Chart - RBOB Gasoline

04/21/2014 07:55:00 AM

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Review of Gold Shares

04/21/2014 07:23:00 AM

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If you ‘like’ General Mills on Facebook, you surrender legal rights

04/19/2014 08:22:00 AM

--->In an era where self reliance has been replaced by Emerson who?, group-think, and a general lack of culpability within society, large companies trying to protecting the bottom line with lawyers, will attempt to block future lawsuits through techn

COT Matrix Updated 04/15/14

04/19/2014 07:00:00 AM

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Detroit pension cuts hit civilian workers hardest

04/18/2014 07:00:00 AM

---> Anger toward leadership infected by corruption and mismanagement will only get worse as the economic cycles turn down in a few years. Headline: Detroit pension cuts hit civilian workers hardest NEW YORK (CNNMoney) As Detroit moved closer t

Review of Russell 2000

04/18/2014 07:00:00 AM

--->Traders are watching this leadership group closely not because the message of the tape (chart 1) but rather the flow of leverage money

Long Term Review of Gold

04/17/2014 08:10:00 AM

Gold's shortest cycle (C1) displayed extreme negative concentration in July 2013 at $1286.72.

Review of the Gold Shares

04/17/2014 07:02:00 AM

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Review of Technology Stocks and US Stocks

04/17/2014 06:49:00 AM

--->While stocks could easily rally into 2016, it should be used as an opportunity to sell and rotate towards unpopular sectors.

Review of US Stocks and Troublesome Trends

04/16/2014 08:00:00 AM

--->NYSE Composite's

Retail sales jump 1.1% in March, beating estimates

04/16/2014 07:00:00 AM

--->Retail stocks have been lagging the broader market for months. This underperformance which can linger for months before the economy and stocks turn lower reflects declining real spending (consumption) in America. In time, investors will realize

Review of Crude Oil

04/15/2014 08:15:00 AM

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Gold Shares Review

04/15/2014 07:28:00 AM

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The Rise of Socialism and 'Fairness' within Society

04/15/2014 07:00:00 AM

--->The rise of socialism, increasing percentages of receipts and outlays relative to national income since late 1920's and early 30's, reflects the tax and spend and return to fairness philosophy of economic and social management.

NYSE Composite Review

04/14/2014 08:07:00 AM

--->NYSE Composite

2014 crash will be worse than 1987's: Marc Faber

04/14/2014 07:00:00 AM

--->In an era of high frequency trading (HF), a panic 1987-style decline is only a matter of time.

Long Term Review of Silver

04/12/2014 08:45:00 AM

--->Markets oscillate or cycle from bullish to bearish extremes, or vice versa.

COT Matrix Updated 04/08/14

04/11/2014 18:14:00 PM

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Review of 10-Year Bonds

04/11/2014 08:14:00 AM

--->Chart: 7-10 Year US Treasury Bond ETF 10-year bonds broke the ice of support in June on a sign of weakness

Review of Dow Transports

04/11/2014 07:00:00 AM

--->Chart: Dow Transports The Dow Transports revealed a dislocation between price and energy in early April

Secular Trends Still Up

04/11/2014 07:00:00 AM

--->Fear grows as

Jobless Claims Drop To Lowest Level Since 2007

04/11/2014 07:00:00 AM

--->The weekly numbers only generate interest when they reverse the

Review of SP 500

04/11/2014 06:12:00 AM

--->Chart: SP 500 REV(E), a measure of trend energy and been declining steadily since early March, generated a new low as SPY closed below 183.75 yesterday. This suggests increasing downside force and continuation of the decline.

Report: 85% of Pensions Could Fail in 30 Years

04/10/2014 09:08:00 AM

--->The great pension panic begins when long-term down trends are broken to the upside in a few years.

Review of NYSE Composite

04/10/2014 08:00:00 AM

--->Chart: NYSE Composite Traders should also should be recognizing the tendency of rallies to consolidate after REV(E) 'pushes the red sticks' higher. Pauses, immediate or delayed, represent profit-taking after the rally from the lows.

Review of Commodities

04/10/2014 07:00:00 AM

--->Chart 1: Spot Commodity Prices: CRB Spot Index (1947 - Present); 16-Raw Industrial Spot Price (1935-1947); Great Britain Wholesale Price of All Commodities (1885-1935), CRBSPOT to Gold Ratio, and Cycle Z Scores (CRBSPOTC1andCRBSPOTC2) Chart 2

Review of Sentiment Towards US Stocks

04/10/2014 06:17:00 AM

--->Chart: SP 500 and Normalized American Association of Individual Investors Sentiment Survey Bulls As % of Bulls and Bears When sentiment towards stocks displays extreme negative concentration during bull phases, it generates buying opportunitie

Review of Nasdaq 100

04/09/2014 08:25:00 AM

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Review of Gold and Gold Shares

04/09/2014 07:00:00 AM

--->Chart 1: Junior Miners Index An upward ticking REV(E) increases the probability that 3/24 resistance will be challenged soon.

Review of Nasdaq Composite

04/09/2014 06:52:00 AM

--->Chart: Nasdaq Composite REV(E)'s higher low relative to price generates a positive divergence that reflects waning downside force. This is often a precursor to a change of direction.

Review of Nasdaq Composite

04/08/2014 07:00:00 AM

--->Chart 1: Nasdaq Composite The short-term downtrend is beginning to show signs of weakness.

Review of Cocoa

04/08/2014 06:07:00 AM

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Review of Gold

04/07/2014 07:00:00 AM

--->Chart: Gold London P.M Fixed (Gold) and Gold Diffusion Index (DI) Gold has been displaying cause building

Review of Small Cap Stocks

04/07/2014 06:25:00 AM

Chart 1: Russell 2000 Challenge of the 3/27 low on increasing volume suggests increasing downside force.

Review of Nasdaq Composite

04/05/2014 08:49:00 AM

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COT Matrix Updated 04/01/14

04/05/2014 07:00:00 AM

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Review of Nasdaq Composite

04/04/2014 08:52:00 AM

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Review of The British Pound

04/04/2014 08:21:00 AM

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Technical Review of US Long Bonds

04/04/2014 07:00:00 AM

--->Chart 1: US Long Bonds Chart 2:

2014 Is Not 1987

04/04/2014 07:00:00 AM

1987 style crash only 37 days away. Everybody scream OHHHHHHH!!!!! Granted, if the herd panics, more likely HFT are frozen out of the market from network congestion, a flash crash is always possible.

Chicago tackles pension problem with tax hike, benefits cut

04/04/2014 07:00:00 AM

--->Higher taxes and lower standard of livings will drive citizens not only out of Chicago and Illinois but also out of other high tax cities and States. Decision such as these will growing fuel social discontent when solutions designed to correct b

Ignore the Labor Report Hype

04/03/2014 14:51:00 PM

--->Expect tomorrow's labor report to be hyped well beyond its importance tomorrow. Those not entertained by talking heads cryptically passing biased and unsupported explanations as objective research should turn off the quote machine and unplug the

Technical Review of Crude Oil

04/03/2014 07:00:00 AM

--->Chart 1: US Oil Fund Chart 2: Crude Oil (WTI) And Trend Oscillators (ITCOandLTCO) Oil has been building cause since late 2010-2011 (chart 1 and 2).

Technical Review of NYSE Composite

04/03/2014 07:00:00 AM

--->Chart: NYSE Composite Index Observations REV(E)'s breakout

Technical Review of the Gold Shares

04/03/2014 07:00:00 AM

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Technical Review of NYSE Composite

04/02/2014 07:00:00 AM

--->Chart 1: NYSE Composite Chart 2: NYSE Composite Participation US Stocks (NYSE Composite) quietly jumped the creek

Technical Review of SP 500

04/02/2014 07:00:00 AM

Chart 1: SP500 (SPX) And SPX Close Oscillator (CO) Chart 2: SP 500 And Equity Diffusion Index (DI) Observations Equity diffusion index (DI) has generated a bullish setup or reading above 60%.

Don't Bother With Explanations

04/01/2014 09:30:00 AM

The message of the market is more important than any daily explanations of price. Experienced investors inevitably recognize that only the names, faces, and locations of the 'explanations' change over time.

Technical Review of NYSE Composite

04/01/2014 06:26:00 AM

--->Chart: NYSE Composite Observations The NYSE Composite jumped the creek of minor resistance (3/13) with force yesterday.

Global Economy Balancing on Fulcrum of Confidence

03/31/2014 07:16:00 AM

--->Target's credit rating cut due to data breach and a general loss of confidence in its brand could foreshadow a similar outcome for USA, Inc.

Technical Review of Lumber

03/31/2014 07:00:00 AM

Most investors and traders study or 'see' the trend only as: PriceVolume, but rare incorporated into analysis with priceAt times a few standardized technical indicators used to establish direction and duration. Chart 1: Lumber Continuous Contract

Technical Review of Gold Shares

03/29/2014 07:26:00 AM

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Technical Review of NYSE Composite

03/29/2014 07:07:00 AM

--->Chart: NYSE Composite Observations Stocks' causing building phase continues displaying an upward bias since the 03/14 low.

COT Matrix Updated 03/25/14

03/29/2014 07:00:00 AM

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Comparison of Money Flows Says 2014 Not Repeat of 1929

03/28/2014 09:24:00 AM

--->Chart: SP 500 (LCSCAI), Small Cap Stock to Large Cap Stock Ratio (SCSTRILCSTRIR) and SCSTRILCSTRIR Cycle Z Scores (SCSTRILCSTRIC1and2) Observations: Intermarket analysis illustrates why 2014 is not a repeat of 1929.

Technical Review of SP 500

03/28/2014 07:01:00 AM

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Following the Path of Least Resistance in Copper

03/28/2014 07:00:00 AM

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IMF swoops in with $18B loan for Ukraine

03/27/2014 10:48:00 AM

--->"The goal of the authorities' economic reform program is to restore macroeconomic stability and put the country on the path of sound governance and sustainable economic growth while protecting the vulnerable in the society," the statement added

Receive Key From April to December Today

03/27/2014 08:55:00 AM

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Technical Review of US Treasury Bonds

03/27/2014 08:00:00 AM

--->Chart: US Treasury Bonds Comments: The cycle of accumulation and distribution has bonds building cause after it broke the ice of support in August of 2013.The path of least resistance; therefore, is down.Today's consolidation or cause buildin

Timing The Turn In US Stocks

03/27/2014 07:00:00 AM

Turning The Die Hard Bears Into Raging Bulls 03/24/14: Traders worried that hesitation near all-time highs could be interpreted as bearish should be reading the tape. Stocks have hesitated because REV(E) lags price. Price will likely mark time or

Technical Review of Gold Shares

03/27/2014 06:19:00 AM

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IRS says Bitcoin is taxable property, not a currency

03/26/2014 08:48:00 AM

--->The IRS says Bitcoins, priced in US dollars, is considered taxable property like gold. Gold investors are patiently watching the consolidation or cause phase in gold.

Technical & COT Review of Lumber

03/26/2014 07:00:00 AM

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Technical Review of Russell 2000

03/25/2014 08:00:00 AM

--->Chart: Russell 2000 While volume shrank relative to the formation of support, it expanded against the most recent challenge.

Detroit plans mass water shutoffs over $260M in delinquent bill

03/25/2014 07:00:00 AM

--->How long will residents stay without access to water? Turning off the water only encourages migration from cities desperate for tax revenues. George Soros's general theory of reflexivity explains Detroit's vicious, downward cycle through the pri

Silver Lack of Leadership Reflects Risk-Off Capital Flows

03/25/2014 06:17:00 AM

--->Dan's

Junior Miners Break The Ice

03/24/2014 16:50:00 PM

Observations GDXJ, the junior gold shares index, broke the ice of

Technical Review of Gold Shares

03/24/2014 07:00:00 AM

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Turning The Die Hard Bears Into Raging Bulls

03/24/2014 07:00:00 AM

--->Chart 1: Dow Transports Point and Figure Chart 2

Some state pensions in dire straits

03/24/2014 06:10:00 AM

--->Some? Try many. The interconnectivity of markets means the stronger pension funds will turn weak when the cycles turn down and interest rates continue to rise. Headline: Some state pensions in dire straits New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie do

Turkey blocks use of Twitter after prime minister attacks social media site

03/24/2014 06:07:00 AM

--->A surprising number of governments have Internet 'kill switches' close at hand. History has shown us that illiteracy without weapons made subjugation and pacification of tribes, cultures, and races a lot easier. The Internet representing an ada

Invisible Hand Forecasting A Change of Trend Ahead For US Dollar

03/22/2014 07:24:00 AM

Table 1:

COT Matrix Updated 03/18/14

03/22/2014 06:36:00 AM

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Obama announces more sanctions against Russia

03/21/2014 08:15:00 AM

--->The worlds leaders poorly versed in the economic of the invisible hand will likely be shocked by the downstream (several layers removed) consequences of tit for tat

Follow the Message of the Market, Not Opinions!

03/21/2014 07:00:00 AM

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Long-term jobless face a dark future in U.S.: study

03/21/2014 06:28:00 AM

--->This will become a major social and economic problem when the economic cycles turn lower in a few years. Most American's, 36% have less than $1,000 put away for retirement

Jobless Claims in U.S. Held Last Week Near Four-Month Low

03/20/2014 09:00:00 AM

--->Chart: SP 500 (SP500AVG), Average Weekly Initial Jobless Claims (AWIC) and AWIC Cycle Z Scores (AWICC1and2) Comments Economic and stock bears are closer to 'calling' the bottom than not.

Technical Review of the Gold Stocks

03/20/2014 08:15:00 AM

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Technical Review of NYSE Composite

03/20/2014 07:00:00 AM

--->Chart: NYSE Composite Observations Previous resistance acting as support.Three bullish setups or test of support on contracting volume suggest waning downside force.

Imperialistic or Virtual Empire?

03/20/2014 06:40:00 AM

--->If Russia continues following

Parsing Meaning From Background Noise

03/19/2014 09:18:00 AM

--->Chart: Russell 2000 Observations While the talking heads focus on the Fed's statement for direction, they likely miss the message of the tape. IWM has generated two bullish setups at support.

Technical Review of Gold Shares

03/19/2014 08:05:00 AM

--->The next up-tick in gold and the gold shares will be lead by the juniors to majors ratio. The juniors to majors ratio provides a graphical representation of risk appetite within the precious metals sector. Rising X and O stacks, for example, re

Total Loan Growth Suggests Economic Up Tick Until 2015

03/19/2014 07:00:00 AM

--->Table: Total Bank Credit at All Commercial Banks Observations Expanding business & commercial loans since late 2010 (blue box) which driving total loan expansion higher since 2012 (green box) reflects an expanding economy and likely anticipat

Bubbleless Trend In Stocks

03/19/2014 06:28:00 AM

--->Investors are constant bombarded with opinions about valuation. Mathematics, not opinion, is the only means to define it. Are stocks overpriced? Red circles and green circles define extreme negative and positive concentrations and/or valuation

Technical Review of Gold Shares

03/18/2014 08:41:00 AM

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Technical & COT Review of US Treasury Bonds

03/18/2014 08:02:00 AM

--->Chart 1:

Technical Review of NYSE Composite

03/18/2014 07:00:00 AM

--->Chart 1: NYSE Composite Chart 2:

Sanctions Imposed As Crimea Asks To Join Russia

03/17/2014 08:55:00 AM

Sanctions needed to be light and economically meaningless (see below) because

Money Flows in Natural Gas

03/17/2014 08:22:00 AM

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In The News

03/17/2014 07:57:00 AM

Crimea's peaceful 'vote' to join Russia

Technical Review of Gold Shares

03/17/2014 07:00:00 AM

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Copper Follow Up

03/15/2014 08:30:00 AM

---> The message from the silver market to copper traders; therefore, “sit back and relax” on reduced short positions until the COT matrix generates preferably two or more bulls in the 'setup' columns while watching both silver and the U.S. doll

Technical Review of Russell 2000

03/15/2014 07:15:00 AM

--->Chart: Russell 2000 Observations: Small cap stocks have been leading the US stock rally for years.

Narrowing Federal Budget

03/15/2014 07:00:00 AM

--->A narrowing budget (positive close oscillator), in general, reflects economic growth and supports higher stock prices (chart). Although the message of the market has been warning stock bears they're on the wrong side of the trade since late 2010,

COT Matrix Updated 3/11/14

03/14/2014 15:30:00 PM

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