Posts filed under “Federal Reserve”

New Column: Top 10 Myths of Tuesday’s Correction

Tscm_1 I’ll get some more color up on this later, but before I head out, I wanted to get this posted:

My Top 10 Myths of the Correction of 2007

1. Chinese regulators caused the meltdown

2. It was Greenspan’s fault.

3. Blame China’s market crash.

4. A Dow Jones Glitch caused the plunge

5. Prices Fluctuate
(And we got fluctuated pretty good)!

6. Stock prices will be higher six months from now.

7. Selloffs such as this are healthy.

8. The Fed stands by ready to cut if this gets much worse.

9. The market is not forecasting a weakening economy.

10. This had nothing to do with anything fundamental!

 There are specific details under each of the 10 points posted with the full column.


Top 10 Myths of Tuesday’s Correction, 3/2/2007 3:38 PM EST

Category: Economy, Federal Reserve, Financial Press, Markets, Media, Psychology

The Soothing Fed Balm

Category: Federal Reserve, Markets, Psychology

Traders and the Gold “Top”

Category: Commodities, Federal Reserve, Markets, Psychology

Its not China, its the Economy (Stupid!)

Category: Commodities, Currency, Federal Reserve, Index/ETFs, Investing, Markets, Psychology

Quote of the Day

Category: Economy, Federal Reserve

Greenspan Forecasts Recession (Market Expected to Rally)

Category: Economy, Federal Reserve, Psychology

Gold Knows

Category: Economy, Federal Reserve, Inflation

CPI: Precision ex-Accuracy

Category: Data Analysis, Economy, Federal Reserve, Inflation

How Do You Define Your Reality?

Category: Data Analysis, Earnings, Federal Reserve, Investing, Markets, Psychology

The Real Goldilocks (As told by a bear).

Category: Federal Reserve, Markets, Psychology