Posts filed under “Financial Press”

Bozo Hedge Funds

Jim Cramer on CNBC: 

This sell off has been manipulated by "Bozo Hedge Funds."

Its caused by Hedge fund redemptions.

Hedge funds are manipulating the markets down; Jim could "scare the S&P down 2%"

JJC:  Don’t be scared, start buying stocks right here. The hard landing scenario is a scare case by the Bears. Market is over reacting to the economic news, nback up the truck and start buying now.

He does admit the economy is slowing down, and he also likes Health Care (a classic defensive sector).

Category: Financial Press

More Bad Data from the NRF?

I’m kinda dumfounded to see this issue come up time and again, but — there they go again: The National Retail Federation is once again putting out data which has gotten misinterpreted by most of the MSM: “Retailers kicked off the holiday selling season in style as shoppers across the country set their alarms for…Read More

Category: Consumer Spending, Data Analysis, Financial Press, Retail

Massive Retail Roundup

Category: Consumer Spending, Economy, Financial Press, Retail

Goldilocks Word Count

Category: Economy, Financial Press, Psychology, Web/Tech, Weblogs

New WSJ Blog: Holiday Sales Tracker

Category: Financial Press, Retail, Weblogs

Fox to air fake news show (really)

Category: Financial Press, Television

Marketbeat Freed from Firewall

Category: Financial Press, Weblogs

Autopsy of a Miscalculation

Category: Data Analysis, Economy, Financial Press, Markets, Politics

1927-1933 Chart of Pompous Prognosticators

1927-1933 Chart of Pompous Prognosticators Chart locations are an approximate indication only 1. “We will not have any more crashes in our time.” – John Maynard Keynes in 1927 [NB: The authenticity of this one is a little suspect] 2. “I cannot help but raise a dissenting voice to statements that we are living in…Read More

Category: Financial Press, Markets, Psychology

Now Blogging: The Economist

Category: Financial Press, Weblogs