Ukraine sparks global dive.
Few people know more about obscure stock market patterns than Sam Stovall, S&P Capital IQ’s Chief Equity Strategist. When Business Insider asked Stovall for his best chart of the year, he submitted this pattern that basically predicted this year’s huge returns. It comes from a March 25 presentation that his […]
This could be the trough quarter.
[credit provider=”Flickr/Amy Loves Yah” url=”http://www.flickr.com/photos/amylovesyah/3336739744/in/photostream/”] The S&P 500 is near an all-time high. But everyone’s wondering if the current bull market will last.Sam Stovall, the market historian at S&P Capital IQ, says yes.
The Dow Jones Industrial Average set a new all-time high this week. And the S&P 500 is within points of its October 2007 high.
[credit provider=”Gary Soup / Flickr” url=”http://www.flickr.com/photos/garysoup/2977173063/”] The S&P 500 is on track to finish February in the black, and if it does history suggests it should be positive for the year.With one trading session remaining, the S&P 500 is now up 1.2 per cent so far this month and was […]
[credit provider=”Bloomberg.com” url=”http://www.bloomberg.com/video/80894728/”] It’s election day, and in a few hours we’ll know who will be the next president of the U.S. (hopefully).But the stock market may have already decided for us who will win.
[credit provider=”Bloomberg.com” url=”http://www.bloomberg.com/video/80894728/”] The stock market is pretty unpredictable, especially in the near-term.As the U.S. east coast gets hit by the storm of the century, should investors expect stocks to tank?
[credit provider=”Bloomberg.com” url=”http://www.bloomberg.com/video/80894728/”] Presidential election fever is heating up. Later this morning, Mitt Romney will announce his pick for Vice President.However, his pick might not be as important as the direction of the stock market.
[credit provider=”Bloomberg.com” url=”http://www.bloomberg.com/video/80894728/”] Sam Stovall, noted stock market historian and S&P Capital IQ’s Chief Investment Strategist, is out with his latest Stovall’s Sector Watch note.If history is a guide, then the worst of the year may be behind for stocks. He draws on over a hundred years stock market performance […]
[credit provider=” José Goulão via Flickr” url=”http://www.flickr.com/photos/goulao/3842497008/”] It was only a few days ago that the S&P 500 hit a low of 1,278 on June 4, after being north of 1,400 for much of early spring.And now the the S&P is back above 1,300.
[credit provider=”CNBC” url=”http://video.cnbc.com/gallery/?video=3000058537″] NEW YORK (AP) — The bulls weren’t bullish enough.The stock market just had its best first quarter in 14 years. The surge has sent Wall Street analysts, some of whose forecasts seemed too sunny three months ago, scrambling to raise their estimates for the year.
[credit provider=”Bloomberg.com” url=”http://www.bloomberg.com/video/80894728/”] “As always, remember history is a guide, but never gospel,” warns Sam Stovall.Ironically, few people know and talk more about stock market history than Stovall, S&P Capital IQ’s Chief Investment Strategist.
[credit provider=”Bloomberg.com” url=”http://www.bloomberg.com/video/80894728/”] WAIT, is this the first or third year of the bull market?This is the debate among the chartists who hate rounding numbers. From Sam Stovall’s Sector Watch:
[credit provider=”30 Rock via Hulu” url=”http://www.hulu.com/watch/332646/30-rock-leap-day”] If you guessed that there’s nothing special about Leap Day, then you were right.In today’s Cashin’s Comments, Art Cashin cite’s some very boring data supplied by market historian Sam Stovall.
[credit provider=”Bloomberg.com” url=”http://www.bloomberg.com/video/80894728/”] Bear with us as we set aside fundamentals for a moment.Much has been made about a slew of popular bullish stock market indicators that have been confirmed since the beginning of the year. Lets review a few: