Has The Bear Market Rally Run Its Course?

Volatility And Liquidity Since the Bull Market peak last fall, volatility has gone through the roof.  “Volatility” is how market traders describe and measure the variation in prices or returns.  Higher volatility is a direct reflection of greater investor uncertainty AND less liquidity. Volatility determines investor perception of risk. “Liquidity” is related to volatility, but […]

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Mr. Market And Ultra-High Risk For Equities.

Mr. Market And Ultra-High Risk For Equities. Not all that long ago, we discussed the very perilous conditions facing investors in a piece called “Ultra-High Risk For Equities” https://markonomics101.com/2018/08/31/ultra-high-risk-for-equities/.  While many stock index chart patterns were in BULLISH mode, especially the “Behemoths” we lovingly nicknamed the “Four Horsemen” https://markonomics101.com/2018/08/23/tipping-point-part-2-the-four-horsemen-of-the-nasdaq-collapse/, the thought of buying at record high valuations […]

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