Is the marginal equity buyer back?
And see it’s not so much that the timing was horrible as it is that the writing was on the wall.
There’s your retail interest.
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.
On the bright side…
You piled into stocks in November, didn’t you?
TARGET SAYS IT’S LOWERED PRICE ON THOUSANDS OF ITEMS: BLOG POST
“Simply put, it’s a negative.”
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…
Hopefully, the weekend gave you a chance to catch your breath after “Super Thursday.”
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…
If there’s two places you haven’t wanted to be of late it’s retail and metals.
The only annoying words we’ve included are those necessary to explain the pretty pictures. You’re welcome.
“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%”…