Sunday, December 9, 2012


Year end is almost upon us, with markets unusually quiet awaiting some decision on 2013. In my column I mention a survey of 64 years of stocks at year's end. Mostly positive, sentiment indicators tend to the cautious downside for now.
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12/7/2012 11/30/2012
Indices: DJIA  13155 13025
  NAZ  2978 3010

SPX  1418 1416
WklyVolume (Bshs).

NASD/NYSE   8.5/3.3 8.8/3.7
Specul.Ratio hi=bullish 2.58 2.38

Sentiment: put/call-CBOE  65 63
VIX>50-alltmlow=8.8 15.9 15.87
Advance/Dec-NYSE.. 1499/1641 1973/1193
Weekly Net:
-142 780
     Cumulative: 141704 141846
Weekly  NYSE hi/low 267/64 289/59
New Hi's/Low's Nasdaq h/l 151/114 156/110
McClellan  Oscillator 22 51
McClellanSum .+750/-1000 274 148
Newsletter Inv.Intel -Bull:tues 43.6 39.3
Surveys Bear:-5yrs 25.5 27.7

AAII  -Bull :wed. 42.2 40.9

Bear  34.6 34.4
COT:Change w/w large/small (net)k 7/0. 7/(3)
CEOinsider selling 52:1 23:1
3-box rev Bullish%-  64 64
US equity -ICI Fund Flows (.5B) 1weeklag
MMF flows Change in $B 32.3B 10.1B
MargDebt- top (300M) monthly 
ETF:Eqty/ Int'l/Bond
Assets in  Billion$$ .
2-yr Tsy Yield: Inflation 0.25% 0.27%


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