Stock Rally Still Hasn't Lured Average Investors Off Sidelines - News and Current Events | futures io social day trading
futures io futures trading


Stock Rally Still Hasn't Lured Average Investors Off Sidelines
Updated: Views / Replies:742 / 2
Created: by Quick Summary Attachments:0

Welcome to futures io.

(If you already have an account, login at the top of the page)

futures io is the largest futures trading community on the planet, with over 90,000 members. At futures io, our goal has always been and always will be to create a friendly, positive, forward-thinking community where members can openly share and discuss everything the world of trading has to offer. The community is one of the friendliest you will find on any subject, with members going out of their way to help others. Some of the primary differences between futures io and other trading sites revolve around the standards of our community. Those standards include a code of conduct for our members, as well as extremely high standards that govern which partners we do business with, and which products or services we recommend to our members.

At futures io, our focus is on quality education. No hype, gimmicks, or secret sauce. The truth is: trading is hard. To succeed, you need to surround yourself with the right support system, educational content, and trading mentors all of which you can find on futures io, utilizing our social trading environment.

With futures io, you can find honest trading reviews on brokers, trading rooms, indicator packages, trading strategies, and much more. Our trading review process is highly moderated to ensure that only genuine users are allowed, so you dont need to worry about fake reviews.

We are fundamentally different than most other trading sites:
  • We are here to help. Just let us know what you need.
  • We work extremely hard to keep things positive in our community.
  • We do not tolerate rude behavior, trolling, or vendors advertising in posts.
  • We firmly believe in and encourage sharing. The holy grail is within you, we can help you find it.
  • We expect our members to participate and become a part of the community. Help yourself by helping others.

You'll need to register in order to view the content of the threads and start contributing to our community.  It's free and simple.

-- Big Mike, Site Administrator

Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
 

Stock Rally Still Hasn't Lured Average Investors Off Sidelines

  #1 (permalink)
Quick Summary
Stock Rally Still Hasn't Lured Average Investors Off Sidelines

Though the market is coming off its best quarter in 13 years, the rally has been accomplished with only sporadic help from the mom-and-pop investors counted on to power the US economy.

More on CNBC...

Reply to share your thoughts on this current event.

 
  #2 (permalink)
Elite Member
Aurora, Il USA
 
Futures Experience: Advanced
Platform: TradeStation
Favorite Futures: futures
 
kbit's Avatar
 
Posts: 5,872 since Nov 2010
Thanks: 3,301 given, 3,332 received

I haven't thought about that....They need to run it up long enough to get the lemmings in so they can run them off the cliff. Did CNBS just figure this rally is smoke and mirrors ? damn they're clever.....

Reply With Quote
 
  #3 (permalink)
Elite Member
Philly, Pa
 
Futures Experience: Master
Platform: NinjaTrader
Favorite Futures: ES, ZB
 
tigertrader's Avatar
 
Posts: 5,948 since Jul 2010
Thanks: 6,314 given, 31,870 received


QE2 may end in June, but the Feds near zero interest rate policy may continue ad infinitum, or at least until inflation is actually the result of income growth and economic growth instead of monetary policy. Once again money printing/credit creation has been substituted for actual wealth creation. And once again it has led led to massive debt across private and public sectors, as nominal income not only remains flat, but in real terms is contracting at a 2.3% annual rate. True, corporate profits are up and are close to all-time highs as a percentage of GDP, but this does not necessarily reflect a robust economic recovery. Strong control over the balance sheet and cheap labor costs due to wage concessions and layoffs, has resulted in lower unit labor costs and higher productivity. While there has been an extraordinary recovery in corporate profits, top line growth has not been spectacular, and bottom line growth has not led to job creation. When QE2 ends, and the business cycle returns to normal, logic dictates that profits will revert back to their mean, leaving nowhere for valuations to go, but down.

Reply With Quote

Reply



futures io > > > > Stock Rally Still Hasn't Lured Average Investors Off Sidelines

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search



Upcoming Webinars and Events (4:30PM ET unless noted)

Jigsaw Trading: TBA

Elite only

FuturesTrader71: TBA

Elite only

NinjaTrader: TBA

Jan 18

RandBots: TBA

Jan 23

GFF Brokers & CME Group: Futures & Bitcoin

Elite only

Adam Grimes: TBA

Elite only

Ran Aroussi: TBA

Elite only
     

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Stock Rally, Now 2 Years Old, May Have More Room to Run Quick Summary News and Current Events 0 March 8th, 2011 12:40 PM
Is Two-Year Stock Market Rally Just Creating Another Bubble? Quick Summary News and Current Events 0 March 6th, 2011 08:10 PM
Average Investors Returning To Stocks, But Will It Matter? Quick Summary News and Current Events 0 January 4th, 2011 12:20 PM
Stocks' Rally Set to Run On as Investors' Fear Fades Quick Summary News and Current Events 0 December 4th, 2010 08:20 PM
Some Average Investors May Be Shut Out of GM's IPO Quick Summary News and Current Events 0 November 12th, 2010 12:00 PM


All times are GMT -4. The time now is 02:24 AM.

Copyright © 2017 by futures io, s.a., Av Ricardo J. Alfaro, Century Tower, Panama, +507 833-9432, info@futures.io
All information is for educational use only and is not investment advice.
There is a substantial risk of loss in trading commodity futures, stocks, options and foreign exchange products. Past performance is not indicative of future results.
no new posts
Page generated 2017-12-15 in 0.08 seconds with 19 queries on phoenix via your IP 54.226.132.197