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S&P500 Breaking Through 200-Day Moving Average August 12, 2015

By Bryce Coward, CFA in Markets

Quick bulletin here. Yesterday we noted that several important assets were at critical support levels. Among them was the S&P 500 which as of yesterday was hugging its own 200-day moving average, an important level that the index has bounced off of multiple times over…

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The Markets Are at a Number of Critical Levels Here August 11, 2015

By Bryce Coward, CFA in Markets

Today is shaping up to be an interesting day of trading so far. We’ve got oil breaking down, copper breaking down (again), the S&P 500 and 10-year treasury bond sitting pat on their 200-day moving averages, and EM stocks just about touching their 2011 low….

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In today’s edition of More Evidence of China Slowing Permeating Asia we will focus on the recently released PMI data. Generally all the data tell a similar story – that there is a synchronized slowdown taking place in Asia – though Japan may be bucking…

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We’re pleased to present our first quarterly commentary on the Gavekal Knowledge Leaders Indexes, the intellectual property behind our new strategic beta products. As a data driven firm, we spend significant time working with data, from sourcing it to scrubbing it to identify Knowledge Leaders,…

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In today’s edition we highlight just a few data points: the South Korea Business Survey Index making a new low, Japan consumption expenditure having a very weak month, and Japan CPI headed back toward zero. The slowing of the biggest economy in Asia is really…

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