Good News: The Marginal Equity Buyer Is Back (And Bigly)

Is the marginal equity buyer back?


Lured By Yacht Promise, E*Traders Opened 64,581 New Brokerage Accounts In January

And see it’s not so much that the timing was horrible as it is that the writing was on the wall.

2 More Scary Charts Because Why Not, Right?

There’s your retail interest.

Your Inner Seth M. Golden Is Sweating Bullets

Well, if “this is it” (so to speak) when it comes to the beginning of a market correction, it would be typical of how these things tend to play out. 

It Is Great News That Millennials Are Opening E*Trade Accounts To Trade Crypto And Weed Stocks

On the bright side…

This Chart Shows Retail Investors Going All-In Like Never Before

You piled into stocks in November, didn’t you? 

Bubble Trouble.


Target Shares Dive To Lows As Blog Post Tips Price Cuts On ‘Thousands Of Items’


Wells Fargo: Amazon Wardrobe Is “Another Nail In The Coffin” For Department Stores

“Simply put, it’s a negative.”

Before The Fed: China?! “An Illegal Siege” On Qatar! Crude Carnage. Oh, My.

Yeah, so this afternoon the Fed will almost surely hike and folks will be looking for answers to a whole lot of questions. The full preview is available here, but one thing you should note is that traders will be watching CPI and retail sales first and indeed, those prints may end up dictating the…

Full Week Ahead Preview: Fed In Focus

Hopefully, the weekend gave you a chance to catch your breath after “Super Thursday.”

Chart Of The Day: Retail Jobs “Gap” Now Widest Since Crisis

The “retail apocalypse” story has become so ubiquitous at this point that I’m reasonably sure “Joe the plumber” would short CMBX 6 BBB- if he could. And although there are plenty of folks out there who will tell you that reports of brick and mortar’s imminent demise may be exaggerated, I’m willing to bet that…

Goldman Has A Simple Message For You About Retail And Metals

If there’s two places you haven’t wanted to be of late it’s retail and metals.

“10 Charts That Tell It All” For Retail

The only annoying words we’ve included are those necessary to explain the pretty pictures. You’re welcome.

Goldman Asks: “Is This The Next Shoe To Drop”?

“Additionally, the number of CCC-rated retail and apparel issuers has tripled over the past six years, with the share of CCC issuers in the Retail sector rising to the highest level since the recession at nearly 14%”…