The Global Market Update
Douglas Tengdin, CFA is Chief Investment Officer at Charter Trust Company and author of the popular investment blog The Global Market Update. Tackling all things financial, economic, and investment-oriented. The Global Market Update has been in production since 2007. Through bubble-mania, market panics, irrational gloom, and new, new things, Doug tries to keep his head and his sense of humor.
Recent Blog Posts From Our Staff
Important tops are normally preceded by clear divergences between price and breadth. But this is not always the case. In May 2011, for example, there [...]
Ever notice that Wall Street analysts are a lot like sports announcers? Both chatter continuously no matter what the action on the field. In a [...]
Interesting configuration here. NYSE advance/decline lines corroborated the March 1st high, but the relative strength of SPX versus equally weighted SPX is flashing a warning [...]
Will rising interest rates crush the bull market in equities? We recently concluded that rising rates are not a deal breaker, as long as earnings [...]
Is today’s cyclical bull market all about Donald J. Trump, as the financial media insists? Or are other factors at play? We know that [...]
This just in from Goldman Sachs, demonstrating that extended periods of depressed volatility are not bearish omens… at least since 1985.
Below is an excerpt from a recent interview with market strategist, Louise Yamada. “The thing that was really intriguing about the post-Trump breakout in [...]
You guessed it… “The number of managers showing no faith in their process is staggering.” Interesting study from Russel Kinnel at Morningstar Research: http://www.morningstar.com/products/pdf/MFIMWEOC0608.pdf Further [...]