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Economy & Markets is the first e-letter of its kind that uses the power of demographic trends and purchasing power to accurately identify economic and market boom and busts. Each weekday, Harry Dent and the Dent Research team share their views on demographic trends, stock market research, the housing market, different economic, market and business cycles, and the looming market crash.

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7 Signs Will Confirm the End Is Near for the Market

The bull market run since March 2009, when unprecedented money printing became the economic driver du jour, recently become the longest in history without a 20%-plus correction. Past stock bubbles have lasted five years; six years max. This one is now 9.8 years old –off the charts. We have the unprecedented major tax cut and...

Are We at the Peak of Employment and Wages?

Talk about volatility! The unemployment rate stayed at 3.7%, but the expected 190,000 non-farm jobs missed the bar by 35,000, only managing 155,000. To add to that misery, October jobs were revised lower by 14,000 jobs. Wage growth also missed the mark by rising only 0.2% rather than the expected 0.3%. On the year, wages...

Beware the Naked Companies

The markets peaked in early October, and since then something remarkable has happened. Investors have lost their drive to buy-the-dips! Instead, we’ve transitioned to sell-the-pops, and that’s not a good sign. For decades, investors typically drive stocks higher after a week of losses, treating such pullbacks as a chance to buy good companies at a...

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