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World Markets Bounce Off 52-Week Lows

World Markets Bounce Off 52-Week Lows
The chart below highlights the recent performance bounces off 78 countries 52-week equity market lows. Its a good glimpse at which markets have recovered the most during the ...
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High-Yield Credit Spreads Are Worsening

High-Yield Credit Spreads Are Worsening
Based on Merrill Lynch data, high yield credit spreads continue to their mission to the moon, and there appears to be no signs of relief yet. As of ...
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Commodities Snapshot

Commodities Snapshot
If you look closely at the charts for Natural Gas, Platinum, Copper, Silver, you can see that these are experiencing a U-shaped flattening of prices. Oil is continuing ...
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Global Equity Market Snapshot

Global Equity Market Snapshot
Global equity market indices have been obliterated by the ongoing deleveraging. The markets that have broken below their previous bear market bottoms are in danger of breaking lower ...
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Worst Oil Bear in Decades

Worst Oil Bear in Decades
The 53% decline in oil prices since September 22, 2008, without a 20% rally is the biggest since 1986 (based on available daily data). The week of Sep. ...
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Obamarket?

Obamarket?
The-day-after-the-election results are in. Some folks (partisan) seem to believe that this is due to expectations that left-wing policy-making from the Obama administration will have consequences, particularly in ...
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International Equity Market Snapshot

International Equity Market Snapshot
It should come as no surprise to market watchers that just about every equity market on the planet has gotten slaughtered in the recent weeks. Taking a look ...
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High Yield Credit Spreads Move into the Stratosphere

High Yield Credit Spreads Move into the Stratosphere
Despite yesterday's all time 10%+ record one day rally, high yield credit spreads did not get any relief. According to Merrill Lynch data, spreads actually rose from Friday's ...
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What does $700-billion buy?

What does $700-billion buy?
By the time the Treasury makes its first investment in the Financial sector $700-billion may be enough to buy the entire sector. Take a look at the chart ...
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Road to Recovery is Longer

Road to Recovery is Longer
This ugly looking chart of the S&P 500 serves on one hand as a grim reminder of how much rebound it will take to get back to the ...
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