Monday, September 22, 2008
Congressional leaders stunned by warnings
Bush presses for quick action on $700B bailout bill
Hank Paulson to the U.S. -- Grab Your Ankles!
A bailout plan, but will it all work?
Congressional Democrats considering the Bush administration's emergency plan countered with their own demands yesterday
Foreign banks lobbied successfully over the weekend to be able to sell us toxic debt
The fleecing of America
Hussman's open letter to Congress
How financial madness overtook Wall Street
The Decline and Fall of the Roman Economy
The gross value of outstanding derivatives is now counted in tens of trillions of dollars
"At the end of the day we are here because we have moved from sound fundamentals of doing business to shady get-rich-quick programs." - Dan DiMicco
"We're playing a game of casino capitalism, interfering with the way the market is working." - John Bogle
Ron Paul addresses financial crisis
"What if the reality is that the US economy has been a lot worse than was thought for a long time, and now the chickens are finally coming home to roost?" - Richard Siklos
Paulson's Bailout Plan will hose taxpayers
Mad as hell - taxpayers lash out!
A brief look at the week ahead
This week's earnings preview
Can the Levee hold?
Did we see a Lowry’s 90% up day last week?
Follow through days quantified
Hulbert offers more info on the 9 to one up day
What an ugly bottom looks like
How to recognize market capitulation
Tim Ord's favorite indicators for pinpointing major market bottoms
There continues to be more evidence of sector rotation than across-the-board buying which will have to change to sustain a bull market move
"There should be an attempt to sell stocks back down and potentially retest last week’s lows. Historically, 70% of such downside retests are successful. In this case, however, we think the odds are near 100% that the trading lows are “in” for the year." - Jeffrey Saut
Despite the frightening events on Wall Street, this bear market may be over soon
The worst is yet to come
The pain of deleveraging will be deep and wide
The best-performing hedge fund manager of the past two years has closed down his funds and is returning money to investors
Whitman's glass-half-full take on market
The SEC's new rule: Don't short anymore, don't tell
Credit rating agencies are under fire once again
It is time for all to demand better data
Mathematicians predicted stock market volatility years ago
The lottery indicator
The stripper indicator
The nanny indicator
Americans are cutting back on health care, a sector once thought to be invulnerable to recession
Here comes $500 oil!
What do Morocco, Tunisia, and Lebanon have in common?
Sovereign funds retreat from Wall Street banks
Why foreign ownership of U.S. assets is a big deal
China's heavy-duty market intervention risks taking things too far
Australia bans shorting any & all stocks in their markets
NYSE expands short selling ban
Why the short-selling ban stinks
Nothing is really new on Wall Street
Yet another bank bites the dust!
Chipotle: Too Hot to Handle?
Wells Fargo sees opportunities in economy woes
Goldman & Morgan scrap Wall Street model
Outcry grows over transfer of U.K. funds by Lehman
The biggest winners & losers last week
Year-to-date performance of the SEC's No-Short List
Are there any investment opportunities among Fortune's 100 fastest-growing companies?
Ten ways to invest in my home state
Stock market cycles across timeframes
Moving average crossovers debunked?
Trader Mike on how to pick your spots when selling short
Evaluating AbleTrend's buy and sell signals
So, who is getting rich off the losers?
Stay calm amid the chaos
I'm all for accomplishing more by doing less
Get schooled in Harvard Fund Management
Playing defense through ETFs
A carefully chosen hybrid fund might be worth considering for someone convinced that the end of the investment world isn't at hand
Stock funds that may lead recovery
Coverage when brokerage, bank, or pension fund fails
6 ideas for insuring your deposits
What to do in these uncertain financial times
U.S. territories like Guam and American Samoa may not be high on your list of retirement havens, but they're well worth a look
A free tool that helps you recover your lost items
A new kind of venture capitalist makes small bets on young firms
Amid market turmoil, some journalists try to tone down emotion
In these dark days, who do you trust?
"There are no easy answers ... but there are simple answers. We must have the courage to do what we know is morally right." - Ronald Reagan