Oil Barrels Back Towards the Century Mark

by Daniel Sckolnik of ETF Periscope

“Two things are infinite: the universe and human stupidity; and I'm not sure about the universe.-- Albert Einstein

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It’s a nice change of pace to talk about something other than the stock market’s persistent uptrend getting more and more overbought. This week has brought some excitement indeed. As I said the last two weeks, it will pay to be cautious with long positions because such a market can reverse and fall quite quickly. Read more about Sector Detector: Bulls' Dam Springs a Leak

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What Flows Up Must Slow Down

by Daniel Sckolnik of ETF Periscope

Why, sometimes I've believed as many as six impossible things before breakfast.” -- Lewis Carroll Read more about ETF Periscope: What Flows Up Must Slow Down

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The virtual Dark Horse Hedge portfolio is shorting SCHS...

Crazy Train Market: SKH and SCHS

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Bulls on Wall Street continue to call the shots and have their way. Bears who dare try to venture out of hibernation are smacked back into the cave before they’ve barely seen the light of day. The unshakably bullish action and buy-the-dip mentality has many market observers wondering if it can be sustained, given the struggling economy, moribund housing market, rising food and energy prices, skyrocketing deficit, and persistent unemployment. Read more about Sector Detector: QE2, the Rising Market, and Now the 2011 Federal Budget – Three’s a Crowd?

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Stocks over Bonds, Small Caps over Large

by David Brown, Chief Market Strategist, Sabrient Systems

We’re going to start with what I do know – and then I’ll tell you what I don’t know. Read more about What the Market Wants: Stocks over Bonds, Small Caps over Large

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Cancer is a class of diseases in which a group of cells display uncontrolled growth.  Some cancers invade or intrude upon adjacent tissues, then destroy that tissue/organ, and then spread (metastasize) to other locations in the body via lymph or blood.  These three malignant properties of cancers differentiate them from benign tumors, which do not invade or metastasize.  All of these diseases suggest that there will be a need for personalized therapy, as even within a specific type of cancer, there is wide heterogeneity in clinicopathological features.  For instance, leukemia, lymphoma, mye Read more about Another Immune Company Play - Immunomedics

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Will Main Street Burst the Wall Street Bubble?

by Daniel Sckolnik of ETF Periscope

“You've got to be very careful if you don't know where you are going, because you might not get there.”  --  Yogi Berra

There’s a swagger going on around here, and the equity markets are currently performing as if they are bulletproof. Read more about ETF Periscope: Will Main Street Burst the Wall Street Bubble?

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Here is this week's Stock World Weekly Newsletter. As always, feedback appreciated.

"As it turns out, our ‘Secret Santa’ was The Bernank – and he bought us a bag full of money!” - Phil

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The market reeked of late-day manipulation today as a last-minute push managed to get the Dow back into positive territory, but the S&P500 and Nasdaq couldn’t quite make it. The bulls have staked out their claim and won’t allow anyone to spoil their party...and they have powerful friends. Read more about Sector Detector: Technology Leads Rankings, while Energy Finds All-Weather Support

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Editor's Note:  David Brown is traveling today. Our guest editor is Scott Martindale, Senior Managing Director of Sabrient.

New Year’s Party at the Stock Exchanges Rages On

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Keep on Loving ARW, Going Long into Super Bowl

by Scott Brown of Sabrient

And though I know all about those men (stocks)
Still I don't remember
'Cause it was us baby, way before then
And we're still together

And I meant, every word I said
When I said that I love you I meant
That I love you forever (
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The past few days have given us a wild ride in the markets, thanks primarily to unrest in the Middle East. After this extended run since December 1, I have been waiting for the market to decide between either pulling back to consolidate gains and find a strong support point from which to launch on a renewed bullish run ... losing critical support and turning bearish. Read more about Sector Detector: Basic Materials Surges in Rankings

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