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ChartBrief #18 Japanese Business Failures

ChartBrief #18 Japanese Business Failures

Image source: Pixabay ShareTweetPostFlip Today’s chart is another one for the obscure indicators; the number of business failures in Japan. Almost a chart you want to look at upside down as more failures generally happen during recessions, and less failures […]

ChartBrief #16 Breadth in Bonds

ChartBrief #16 Breadth in Bonds

The first point to note is that the analysis uses bond yields, and since bond yields move inversely to bond prices we are thus looking at bond yields upside down.  By this I mean for 50dma breadth instead of % […]

The End of the Commodities Crash?

The End of the Commodities Crash?

Last week, I harped on opportunities in commodities — clearly a “most hated” asset class if there ever was one. This week I’m going to revisit the topic to point out some of the latent “love” coming to the sector […]

State of Global Stock Markets

State of Global Stock Markets

Originally published at Value Penguin An uncountable number of things affect the global stock market. In just the last 24 months, oil price has declined from over $100 to around $30 per barrel, and henceforth has bounced back to about […]

Fall Is Here Change Is Near

Fall Is Here Change Is Near

Although the fall season is here and the leaf colors are changing, there are a number of other transforming dynamics occurring this economic season as well. The S&P 500 index may not have changed much this past month (down -0.1%), […]

Henry Singleton, Teledyne, And Free Cash Flow

Henry Singleton, Teledyne, And Free Cash Flow

Henry Singleton, Teledyne, And Free Cash Flow by Hurricane Capital “Henry Singleton has the best operating and capital deployment record in American business … if one took the 100 top business school graduates and made a composite of their triumphs, […]