This is a story about trust. About why many Americans have tuned out and lost hope in financial “experts.” It's about the insights, foresights, reckless predictions and lack of conviction from media outlets, Wall Street analysts and talking heads that monopolize today’s market dialogue.
We could have a new all-time high in the Nasdaq as soon as tomorrow. I don’t put the same weight about all-time closing highs that some technicians do but the highlight of the week was the closing high for the Nasdaq.
Crude oil goes into a downside breakout after the International Monetary Fund raised concerns about frothy stock markets and weaker economic growth causing a reaction with stimulus moves by Russia and Norway.