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    1. Request for Feature: Custom Blended Benchcmarks

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      Sat, 31 Jan 2015

      ones) to track Performance, Xray etc against in Portfolio Manager. e.g. Its good and all to view entire portfolio against SPX or EAFE but in reality, a portfolio will allocate some to US Market and some abroad, so its helpeful to see how you would compare

    2. From Barron’s, January 26, 2015 (Part 1)

      Commentary

      Sat, 24 Jan 2015

      Chine the biggest buyer. Pg M11, Options: The realized volatility of SPX was 11.4 in 2014 and is expected to be 13-18 in 2015. VIX is based on calls and puts on SPX and it may have an average of 16 in 2015 – so, one may sell above and

    3. T/A Jan '15, It's slick Out There!!!

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      Thu, 1 Jan 2015

      rather than an outright sell signal. My best bet is that the $ SPX will continue to drop to fill the gap at about 2017. When volume returns to average I would expect to see the SPX resume its climb to 2200. The condition that is most likely to

    4. T/A December 2014,,,, Go For It.

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      Sun, 30 Nov 2014

      The $ SPX closed out Novemeber with a 2.5% gain for the month. A measured move calculation indicates that the current leg should rise

    5. Mind the (International) Gap

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      Tue, 28 Oct 2014

      relative underperformance of the EAFE, generally associated with the continued economic and market malaise in Europe, the EAFE/ SPX relative strength index has now fallen to levels not observed since the early 1970s. The post-financial crisis years have

    6. Yahoo Finance Interactive Charts

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      Wed, 22 Oct 2014

      settings for 50-dMA and 200-dMA are not meaningful for them. Alternate is to use StockCharts [free up to 3 yrs]. SP500 is $ SPX but it is more illustrative to use ETF SPY . With SPY , one gets distribution-adjusted-prices [a way to account for reinvestments

    7. T/A October 2014... The Buck is trending up.

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      Wed, 1 Oct 2014

      the fed rate on treasuries. Meanwhile, we have a headwind for stocks and commodities to deal with. The daily chart for the $ SPX developed an expanding triangle pattern in Sept. This pattern in notoriously bearish and the bottom trendline may be broken

    8. T/A September 2014,,,,, Reading Volume

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      Sat, 30 Aug 2014

      that is accompanied by shrinking volume is likely to change direction. The thumbnail chart on the far left side of the daily SPX chart shows that the recent rally of the S&P 500 was accompanied by declining volume. The conclusion would be that the August

    9. From Barron’s, July 21, 2014 (Part 1)

      Commentary

      Sat, 19 Jul 2014

      passing first-ever reference to the low VIX in the FOMC Minutes . The options skew is high [ Barron’s reports raw data on SPX skew, but not the CBOE SKEW that was quite elevated at 141.19 ]. Hedging via options may not remain as cheap. Pg M14, Commodities

    10. CBOE SKEW

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      Wed, 9 Jul 2014

      website, I found a SKEW methodology document. Few points: 1. VIX is related to the possible 30-day extent of movement in SPX . SKEW is related to the 30-day probability of a downside fat-tail. 2. A theoretical neutral SKEW is 100 [ never realized

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