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Market Musings Fri 20 Mar:  When the Facts Change….

Market Musings Fri 20 Mar: When the Facts Change….

Hibernation in a  Bear Market There is no doubt that the past few weeks have changed many things, some would argue most things. How we work, communicate, associate and live...
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Market Musings Thurs 19 March: ECB/BoE Kitchen Sinking Supports Weak Rally in FTSE 100: Oil back above $30: Gold Weakness

Market Musings Thurs 19 March: ECB/BoE Kitchen Sinking Supports Weak Rally in FTSE 100: Oil back above $30: Gold Weakness

ECB/BoE Kitchen Sinking Supports Weak Rally in FTSE 100: Oil back above $30 The ECB throwing another €750 billion economic package to support markets and the BoE's new governor,Andrew Bailey's,...
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Market Musings Wed 18 Mar: GBP, Oil, Gold, Euro Bonds and Equities Sell

Market Musings Wed 18 Mar: GBP, Oil, Gold, Euro Bonds and Equities Sell

GBP at  35 Year Low to USD: Oil at $27. Gold Sells Off Selling returned in force yet again today and seemed even more indiscriminate as gold, oil, GBP, EUR,...
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Market Musings Tues 17 March 20: UK’s Sunak to do “Whatever it takes”: FTSE 100 rallies: AIM at 2009 Levels

Market Musings Tues 17 March 20: UK’s Sunak to do “Whatever it takes”: FTSE 100 rallies: AIM at 2009 Levels

 FTSE 100 close in Green : FTSE 250 Led Lower by Travel & Leisure: AIM at 2009 Levels. 17:30 Markets were highly volatile today as an initial rally in the...
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Market Musings Mon 16 March 20: Global Markets Crash as Fastest Bear Market in History Tightens Grip

Market Musings Mon 16 March 20: Global Markets Crash as Fastest Bear Market in History Tightens Grip

 Global Indices Crash Despite Extraordinary Intervention: Fastest Bear Market in History Today's alarming drop in equity prices could only be described using the term crash. In Friday's musings I highlighted...
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Market Musings Fri 13 March 20:  Weekly Wrap: Selling Over or More to Come?

Market Musings Fri 13 March 20: Weekly Wrap: Selling Over or More to Come?

Weekly Wrap: Weak rally in FTSE 100 and FTSE 250 ends on a Low After this harem-skarem rollercoaster of a week,  most market participants will  welcome the weekend and time...
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Crash Report Part 1: Surveying the Wreckage after that Torrid Thursday: 12 March 2020

Crash Report Part 1: Surveying the Wreckage after that Torrid Thursday: 12 March 2020

A View From Above : FTSE 100 Second Worst Day in History Part  1 Takes  a Quick Look at the damage, Part 2 will tease out some of the insights...
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Indices, Commodities, Sectors & Stock  2020 : Updated Daily

Interactive data report of performance across major UK assets classes YTD with individual sector breakdowns allowing quick visual determination of relative strength.

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News in Sentiment Dashboard: Find Shares Rising and Strongest Trend

In these turbulent times find what’s working quickly!

                           Market sentiment dashboard  now includes reports on 

                               - shares rising and falling 

                               - shares that have price above all moving averages.

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2019 Review: Indices, Sectors and All-Time Highs and Lows

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Featured Articles

FEATURE ARTICLE. UK Markets 2019 - A Lookback : Exceptional Bull or the Case for a Catch-Up?

This article takes a look beneath the numbers and contextualizes the 2019 performance in terms of recent years and in direct comparison with that of 2018.  2019 was a year that greatly favoured the mid and large caps while punishing  many of the small caps. Almost half of the FTSE 250 shares made new ten year or all time highs in 2019  with 40% of the FTSE 100 doing similar ..

.....in stark contrast  40% of the AIM All-Shares made ten year or all time lows. 

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RP Scanner Identifies a 40% Pop - Short Squeeze Reversal in MTRO: Wed 06 Nov 19

MTRO came up on the RP Scanner Short Trade Ideas on Friday 1 Nov as a potential reversal having made a 14% intraday price move: it went on to rally almost  40% in  three trading days this week  in a classic short squeeze reversal play.

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Going for Gold August 2019: Trading Gold with Spreadbetting

The yellow metal has had a stunning run over the past few months and is currently up over 18% YTD making it one of the best performing “assets” of 2019. This article takes a look at the charts, identifies the set-ups and discusses trading spot gold using spread betting

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What is the VIX and Why is it Significant?

This short article explains how the VIX is measured, what is means and how it can sometimes be used as a contrarian indicator of market sentiment.

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Burford Capital: A Reversal of Fortunes Aug 2019

This short article analyses the price action of Burford Capital before it tumbled over 60% in one day on 7 Aug 2019 following a short attack. The article highlights a number of technical warning signs that preceded the attack and illustrates how technical analysis can help evade disasters.

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Summer Storms 2019: Analysis of Indices and Sectors Aug 2019

Volatility over the past few weeks has resulted in very significant market moves with drops of 10% or more in some of the indices and larger in individual stocks. The AIM Markets have given back almost of all of their gains for 2019  while the FTSE 100 and FTSE 250 have outperformed

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Analysis of 541 IPOs Part 2: “D” Listers, Frauds, Buy-Outs and Nomads

Part 1 of this series identified 133 missing IPOs over the period studied: these were tracked down in Part 2 and the results weren't pretty. Almost half had delisted, one third were bought out while others had changed names, changed markets, gone back to private companies or were frauds. 25% of the 133 yielded a profit while 75% were a loss.

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Analysis of 541 IPO Placings . Part 1: Assassins and Rabbits; Multibaggers and Dogs.

408 IPOs from 2011 to 2019 were analysed quantitatively: the median return was -17% with a 60:40 split of losers to winners over the time period. This study proves with numbers that most IPOs lose money and often lose big: a few make money and do extremely well. A stop loss removes most of the dross and keep the multlibaggers

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Sentiment Dashboard: Coronavirus Data from WHO,  Bullish /Bearish Sectors

Market sentiment dashboard now contains summary data for coronavirus outbreak with a full page breakdown by country and incidence.

The dashboard now also provides one page summaries of each  UK stock index with breakdowns of most bullish and bearish sectors and shares to quickly identify winners and losers.

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