With John Hampson

Pre-Monday Update

Here’s a reminder of historical analogs (manias of similar valuations, leverage, bullishness extremes, etc), and their common topping pattern: Source: Financial-Spread-Betting Here is the Dax in 2014, with a similar … Continue reading

October 12, 2014 · 173 Comments

V-Correction Or Breakdown Part 2

Tuesday’s selling to a lower low delivered the missing positive RSI divergence on the SP500 and out of that we saw a strong rally on Wednesday. It was a necessary stick … Continue reading

October 9, 2014 · 262 Comments

The Only Chart That Matters

Ask 100 analysts and traders what that is, and chances are that not one of them will point to this: Yet I maintain that this is it. The last 5 solar cycles … Continue reading

October 7, 2014 · 274 Comments

V-Correction Or Breakdown?

The bounce yesterday in equities arrived at an appropriate point when stock indices are cross-referenced technically: channel support on the SP500 and key horizontal support on the Russell 2000: Plus rising support … Continue reading

October 3, 2014 · 253 Comments

Last Quarter Of 2014

September finished as a down month for all US stock indices, which means the peak in margin debt should remain as February. Cross-referencing: SOCL, RUT and Nasdaq breadth peaks are still signalling a … Continue reading

October 1, 2014 · 218 Comments

Population, GDP, Debt, War And Solar Variation

On a longer term view, these all fit together, and understanding their relationships can help us predict what’s coming. The grand solar minima correlate with clusters of war: War clusters / cycles … Continue reading

September 29, 2014 · 216 Comments

Increasing Deterioration

A rally in equities yesterday on increasing under-the-hood deterioration. 1. SP500 breadth measures not confirming: Source: Stockcharts 2. Dow negative divergences persist: 3. Nasdaq breadth divergences continue to worsen: 4. … Continue reading

September 25, 2014 · 242 Comments

Topping Timeline And Targets

I played the long side of the stock market from 2009 to 2013, which longer term readers can vouch for. I reiterate that in case there is any doubt amongst … Continue reading

September 23, 2014 · 204 Comments

Stock Market Vs. Equinox

Tuesday 23rd September is the Fall/Autumn equinox. Equinoxes occur twice a year, the other being around 20th March. The last 4 major tops and bottoms in the SP500 all fell … Continue reading

September 19, 2014 · 268 Comments

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