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Challenge the mainstream beliefs on investing. News doesn't cause the market to move. Let us show you how wave patterns on a simple price chart can tell you more about the trend than you'll ever hear on the six o'clock news.

“Everybody’s Getting Rich (and Having Fun) Except Me”

Ever heard of the acronym FOBI? It was coined here at Elliott Wave International and stands for the "fear of being in." Yes, just the opposite of the better-known acronym FOMO (fear of missing out). Here's an explanation.

Cryptos: What the “Bizarre” World of Non-Fungible Tokens May Be Signaling

Has investor psychology reached a manic peak? Well, some people are willing to fork over millions for pictures that they can see but not touch. Here's more on the bizarre world of non-fungible tokens.

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1720 vs. 2021: What’s That Hissing Sound?

You're hearing the word "bubble" a lot lately. And with bitcoin -- arguably, the most speculative market of them all -- down 50% off the high, the hissing is getting louder. But what about other recent darlings like SPACs? Our Head of Global Research Murray Gunn is drawing some interesting parallels to 1720.

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Global Markets: See Our “Macro View from 30,000 Feet”

Stocks, Bitcoin, commodities, bonds... right now, Elliott waves are painting a clear picture for all the key markets you hear about in the news. Watch our Head of Global Strategy walk you through a series of charts to give you a one-of-a-kind &"view from 30,000 feet."

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Japan's Nikkei 225: Big Sell-Off, Right on Cue

When Japanese stocks fell after Wall Street's big wipe-out, mainstream wasn't surprised; global stocks often move together. But there's a better explanation -- see it now, plus see what Elliott waves show for the Nikkei next.

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German DAX vs. CoCo Bonds: Tracking One to Forecast the Other

Contingent convertible bonds -- or CoCos -- are something that every investor should keep an eye on. Watch our Global Market Perspective contributor Brian Whitmer explain why as he shows you the European equivalent of the DJIA, Germany's DAX stock index.

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Independent Scotland = Market Crash?

Scotland's independence is again a hot topic in Britain, with many observers saying that a break-up of the union would be bad for the country's financial markets. For a different look at causality -- i.e., chicken vs. the egg -- watch our Head of Global Strategy show you the current Elliott wave setup in EURGBP and FTSE.

How This Global Financial Player Became “Primed” for a 90% Plunge

"How The Mighty Have Fallen." That's the title of one of our revealing charts inside our just-published May Global Market Perspective. Take a look at a "triple top" in the price pattern of this global financial institution -- and the 90% decline which followed.

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Emerging Markets vs. Copper: A Noteworthy Correlation

Lately, copper price and emerging markets have moved together. Of course, just a correlation is not enough to know where both markets should next, so watch our Asian-Pacific Financial Forecast editor show you how Elliott waves helped with the task.

ESG Bonds: Why You Should Expect Exposure of “Greenwashing” to Intensify

Regulators are investigating suspicions of "funny business" associated with so-called "green" and "social" bonds. Will more stories of exploitation regarding this type of debt surface? Here's what our Elliott Wave Financial Forecast has to say.

How to Use “Ecstatic” Investor Psychology to Your Advantage

In December, our Global Market Perspective identified this market as "wildly overpriced." See what has happened since as you look at this chart.

Capital Gains Tax Hike News: Was It REALLY to Blame for Sell-off?

A widespread belief among investors and financial journalists is that news drives the stock market's trend. Consider the report that the president plans to hike the capital gains tax and a sample of other possible events. Learn what really governs the price pattern of the stock market.

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Europe’s STOXX 600: “At a Pivotal Point”

The only question is, which way is it likely to pivot -- up or down? On that, our European Short Term Update editor Murray Gunn has a clear answer. Watch.

Investor Psychology: Here are 2 Rare Traits Now on Display

A big wave of inexperienced investors has flooded the stock market. Rare -- and possibly even "unprecedented" -- psychological traits are being exhibited. Learn about them -- and what these oddities likely mean.

When Cab Drivers Start Asking About Bitcoin...

A person who shined shoes for a living offered a stock market tip to a well-known market speculator shortly before the 1929 top. The speculator viewed that as a sign to sell. A similar psychology is at play today with bitcoin. Get the details.