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Is Flash Market Crash Coming?

Dan107 Wrote: Apr 18, 2013 7:29 AM
Anyone moving toward local, state and/or federal government bonds?
Vic156 Wrote: Apr 18, 2013 7:57 AM
No! They will be even worse than having bought GM!
Chris from Kalifornia Wrote: Apr 18, 2013 7:54 AM
Oh hell no! Bondholders are getting stiffed in Stockton, they got stiffed by GM/unions, and they will get stiffed again. Why would anyone put their money there? They might as well burn it.

If one were to take a look at the technical signals for the market, there are plenty of reasons to be concerned here. The market came close to breaking support levels earlier this week on strong, convincing volume.

Currently the market is trading below it’s 20-day moving average at 1552 and need only give up another 11 points before it’s broken its 50-day moving average. Normally that’s a cause for anxious waiting.

The news on economic front continues to be worrisome as well. Slowing growth in China, European economic stagnation and mixed earnings here at home are signaling...