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Challenge the mainstream beliefs on investing. News doesn't cause the market to move. Let us show you how wave patterns on a simple price chart can tell you more about the trend than you'll ever hear on the six o'clock news.

“Fastest Jump Since 2007”: How Leveraged Investors are Courting “Doom”

Margin debt is a double-edged sword. Borrowing to buy stocks can work out well during an uptrend. Yet, highly leveraged portfolios can be deeply wounded during a fast-moving downtrend. Learn why one market veteran says "this appears to be the riskiest environment of my lifetime."

8 Indicators in 1: Here's the Message of the Panic/Euphoria Model

Investor psychology has moved back and forth between extreme optimism and extreme pessimism repeatedly throughout financial history. Here's analysis of a "model" which is an amalgamation of eight indicators -- and what it shows today.

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This Is How the Wealth Gap Closes

Leverage and failure to cut losses -- the two reasons at the core of every financial disaster in history. Take a look at this multi-billion dollar hedge fund that recently blew up because of these reasons.

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“The Fed’s Real Estate Bubble”

"...in January, there were more real estate agents in the U.S. than houses for sale," says our Head of Global Research, Murray Gunn. It's not the first time something similar has happened -- discover a time when a "third of Miami residents were real estate agents," and what we can learn from it.

U.S. Stocks: Here’s Evidence of a “Nearly Unprecedented Acceptance of Risk”

Here in 2021, there's a way that financial history appears to be repeating itself -- and not in a "good" way. Take a look at this chart and commentary from Elliott Wave International's flagship investor package.

How the “Crypto-Craze” is Getting Even Crazier

Elliott Wave International called attention to Bitcoin back in September 2010, when the digital currency was trading for just pennies. The world of "cryptos" has evolved dramatically since then. Learn about one of the most recent crypto developments.

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U.S. Treasuries: 39 Years Down, 39 Years Up

Before the recent uptick, interest rates had declined for 39 long years. But did you know that before then, interest rates rose -- also for 39 years? Watch our Global Market Strategist offer you this uncommon perspective on bonds -- and explain the implications.

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EuroSTOXX 50: A “Swift, Potentially Severe” Move Ahead?

One of the most reliable Elliott wave patterns of market psychology is called "ending diagonal." When you see one, you better be ready. Watch our European Short Term Update editor explain what this pattern, visible in European stocks right now, suggests next.

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The Month of March and Asian Stocks: A "Mysterious" Connection

Did you know that Asian and emerging markets stocks ended major bear markets in March 2003, March 2009 ... and March 2020? Why March? Watch our monthly Asian-Pacific Financial Forecast editor explain the significance -- and give you a hint at what's next.

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21 Years Ago, Something Big Happened…

On March 10, 2000, the NASDAQ -- every dot-com investor's darling at the time -- topped and began a crash that wiped out most of its value. You may have heard the saying, "They don't ring a bell at the top" -- but actually, explains our Financial Forecast co-editor, "at important tops, they ring more than one." Watch.

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Shanghai Composite: “Rapid decline is meeting our expectations”

Now that it's been about a year since the crash in Chinese stocks, what's next? The Shanghai Composite has been acting "soft" lately... Watch our Asian-Pacific Short Term Update editor walk you through the "notable" current Elliott wave count in China.

Beware of This Classic “Tip Off” Behavior in the Stock Market

This time-tested indicator provided a warning before the historic 2007 stock market top, and here in 2021, investors should focus on this indicator again. Find out why.

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Don’t look now, but even the Fed’s wires are sparking!

"The large sell-off in U.S. Treasury bond futures yesterday at the U.S. morning open might have had something to do with a snafu in the plumbing of the Federal Reserve system," writes our Head of Global Research. See why he thinks this is "of great interest."

U.S. Stocks: Here’s a Big Sign That “Sentiment Cannot Get Much More Extreme”

Very few investors want to bet against the bull market. Even those who lean bearish are taking noteworthy stock market actions. Learn more as you take a look at this revealing chart.

Bitcoin: Let’s Put 2 Heart-Pounding Price Drops into Perspective

Bitcoin's price fell hard on Feb. 22 and many observers are wondering if this is the start of a crash. Well, the word "crashed" was also used back in January, when the cryptocurrency fell from $42,000 to below $30,000, however, prices bounced back. Elliott wave analysis puts both price drops into perspective.