Crash

A Stock Market Crash Of 65-80% This Year?

Authored by Adam Taggart via PeakProsperity.com, A year ago, macro strategist David Hunter predicted a massive melt-up in financial assets, to be followed by an equally tremendous market crash. Well, he’s certainly been right so far on the melt-up prediction. All major stock indices are trading at record highs.  And valuations have never been more…

Stocks Suffer Worst Start To A Year Since The Dot-Com Crash

The re-awakening of “Blue Wave” risk… Source: Bloomberg …along with escalating pandemic-related lockdowns/restrictions (worse than expected vaccination roll-out and hospitalization panic-mongering like we saw in 2018 due to the flu) sparked the worst start to a year for the S&P since 2001… The entire market was hit with a selling wave at the cash open…

Overconfidence Meets Impatience To Set Up The Crash Of 2021

Authored by John Rubino via DollarCollapse.com, Commentary on America’s overvalued stock market can be found pretty much everywhere these days. These arguments are compelling, and are becoming more so as stocks keep rising. The latest clue that we’re in yet another bubble is margin debt, which is money that investors borrow against their existing stocks to buy…

Can Poland & Hungary Crash The European Plan?

By Elwin de Groot, Maartje Wijffelaars, and Piotr Matys of Rabobank Summary In this piece we take a closer look at the potential implications of a continued deadlock on the EU Budget and Recovery Fund What has happened, what are the key issues at handand what are the options to resolve this standoff? We ponder…

Bill Ackman Shorts Over $20BN In Credit To Hedge Next Crash

Having made many headlines earlier in the year with his rightly apocalyptic perspective on the pandemic, billionaire hedge fund manager Bill Ackman pocketed a tidy $2.6 billion in profits on a massive (credit) hedge he placed amid stock market complacency ahead of its March collapse. On March 23rd, we completed the exit of our hedges…