In a year where Wall Street analyst consensus was squarely defeated by the -6.24% decline in the S&P 500, and most stock markets around the world ended the year with negative returns, most analysts and even hedge funds were wrong about the market and suffered losses. The blue chip index here in Sweden, the OMXS30, ended the year at a staggering -10.67%.
Are you subscribed to a service which offers you long analysis reports and/or long videos? In this article, we’ll have a look at why long-winded analyses are the hallmark of amateur analysts, and why they can be deleterious to your success as a trader or investor.
We’ll also have a look at how the services provided by EWT Investing are superior with respect to the presented issues.
Most analysts like to talk a big game, but they aren’t actually profitable traders themselves – but rather marketers of things such as analyses, expensive trading programs, expensive online courses, and similar.
In this article, I take a look at my recent analysis performance and trading results, including the recent-most mini-crash. Most other analysts like to tell you about things after they happened, but our analysis service attempts to tell you beforehand what is most likely to occur in the financial markets – and while we’re not perfect, we’re very good and hard-working.
Amazon is one of the most ridiculously overvalued companies trading on the NYSE. Let’s have a look at what the Elliott Wave structure says of this company’s future stock price prospects.
Will you get out of the stock markets before everyone else, this time?
The tremendous rise in the global stock markets over the last 9 years, has largely come about due to financial engineering, such as the ‘Quantitative Easing’ (QE) programmes undertaken by Western and Asian central banks, and suspension of Mark-to-Market rules for Western banks.
In this analysis summary, we examine our Elliott Wave analysis for the S&P 500 between late March 2017 and mid-August 2017. This summary starts off where the last one ended. The idea is of course, to demonstrate the continuous flow of analysis updates offered through our Elliott Wave subscription service.
Here’s a summary of our technical analysis on the S&P 500 from 2016-12-28 to 2017-03-27. For new readers, at EWT Investing, we use our own modified version of the Elliott Wave Theory as well as other technical systems and indicators, to try and arrive at a comprehensive technical picture of the markets at any given time.
2016 has come to an end, and we’re just hours away from 2017! I wish all readers a Happy New Year!
Since July 2016, the US Treasury yields (i.e. interest rates) have been steadily climbing, with the trend gaining considerable short-term strength after the election of Donald J. Trump as the 45th US President.
While the immediate market reaction is ascribed to several factors, including market participants expecting a pickup in inflation, as well as increased profits for banks (due to a presumed steepening of the yield curve), these factors are only part of the explanation.
The latest liqudiation wave started in the evening of November the 8th (US timezones), when it started to become clear that Donald Trump was winning the Electoral Vote.
Generally speaking, the broader an index is in terms of number of companies whose stocks are listed, market capitalization and active market participants, the more suited it is for Elliott Wave Theory analysis.