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JPM acts as a Technical Catalyst for the SPX

Joe Terranova
The surprising performance of financial institutions during the first quarter of 2012 was a leading contributor to the S&P 500® Index’s (SPX) strong start to the year (Figure 1.1). Therefore, it was no coincidence...

Earnings Ahead, Week of July 9

Joe Terranova
This week begins the second quarter reporting period for U.S. corporations. Earnings continue to act as a tailwind for the capital markets.

The 4 Most Important Charts Right Now

Joe Terranova
The current S&P 500 Index (SPX) 8.3% correction will not be arrested without the 4 catalysts shown in the charts below finding stabilization.

Correction Cheat Sheet

Joe Terranova
Since the S&P 500 Index (SPX) Lehman credit crisis trough at 666.79 on March 6, 2009

PBOC cuts Bank Reserve Ratio Requirement (RRR)

Joe Terranova
On Saturday, May 12, the People’s Bank of China reduced the Reserve Ratio Requirement (RRR) for banks by...

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