Mar 24, 2015
According to last week's Commitment of Traders report for S&P 500 futures contracts, small speculators are the most bearish they have been in over nine years.
Mar 17, 2015
With investors getting nervous about a possible rate hike by the Federal Reserve within the next six months, I thought it would be worth looking at the Commitment of Traders reports for all different maturities in U.S. debt instruments.
Mar 10, 2015
The CBOE Volatility Index (VIX) reached a low of 12.87 last week, after reaching a low of 12.86 the week before. What is interesting about those low readings is that they connect a trendline on the weekly chart of the VIX that started last June.
Mar 3, 2015
Last Friday's Commitment of Traders report showed that small speculators are the most bullish they have been since last September.
Feb 23, 2015
After a very choppy and volatile start to the year, the S P has now gained ground in each of the last three weeks. With the rally, investor sentiment has made dramatic shifts toward the bullish side.
Feb 17, 2015
The S&P 500 closed a record high last week after two strong weeks erased the losses that we saw to start the year.
Feb 9, 2015
The AAII (American Association of Individual Investors) sentiment survey showed dramatic changes last week.
Feb 3, 2015
The S&P 500 has lost ground in four of the last five weeks, and January just ended up being the worst month for the index in a year. The index lost 3.1 percent on the month.