With John Hampson

Last Gasps

New moon this coming weekend and the seasonal geomagnetic model peak. SP500 is still in a topping range since July 3, with RSI and Vix divergences. Source: Stockcharts Skew continues … Continue reading

July 23, 2014 · 82 Comments

Second Chance Peak

Friday was a bullish fightback, but I still think the roll over is in gradual progress here. Here’s why I think the markets are at the second chance peak, rather than earlier … Continue reading

July 19, 2014 · 71 Comments


US equities unresolved still at the time of writing, but unlikely for long. US small caps and European stock indices made a definitive trend change around the start of July, making … Continue reading

July 17, 2014 · 56 Comments

Charts For A US Stock Market Peak Here And Now

1. Put-call extremes plus negative divergence as per previous peaks: Source: Rory Handyside 2. Skew extremes and clustering greater than 2011 peak: Source: James Goode 3. Implied correlation volatility reflects … Continue reading

July 7, 2014 · 121 Comments

Burned By The Sun

The evidence for a speculation peak delivered at the solar maximum is better than I could have hoped, yet I’m on the wrong side of it and feeling the pain. … Continue reading

July 4, 2014 · 69 Comments

Three Peaks

By the end of 2013 we saw various divergences emerge that warned of a potential trend change ahead, and still do: The first major peak point occurred at the turn of the year, … Continue reading

July 1, 2014 · 96 Comments

Turning Point?

New moon today, and a seasonal geomagnetism (inverted) peak around now: Sunspots have been rapidly waning too. Price action in US equities has been up and down this week, but there has … Continue reading

June 27, 2014 · 36 Comments

As Things Stand

1. SP500: bulls still in charge, whilst put/call, vix and volume continue to warn of a likely pullback. 2. The speculative-target sectors and indices are still able to print double tops … Continue reading

June 24, 2014 · 52 Comments

Cross Referencing

Wim Grommen argues there have been 3 industrial revolutions: 1780-1850, 1870-1930 and 1940-2000. They terminated with major peaks in the stock market and then gave way to degeneration phases. Source: … Continue reading

June 14, 2014 · 98 Comments

Enter your email address to follow this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email.

Blog Stats

  • 1,064,983 hits

Recent Comments