Socionomics and Social Mood

Changes in social mood precede changes in the markets, the economy, politics and more. Understanding this insight equips you to anticipate major shifts in trends and capitalize on lucrative opportunities before most people see them coming. Content provided by EWI's affiliated research organization, the Socionomics Institute.

From "Gung-ho" to "Cautious": How Sector Rotation Data Helps You Spot Trend Changes

At EWI, we look at 100+ market indicators to support our Elliott wave forecasts. Watch our Head of Global Research show you how the Sector Rotation Ratio in European stocks helped us warn subscribers of today's market woes well in advance -- and what this ratio says about the market today.

What Good Did the Fed Do? A One-Day Case Study

On March 3rd, the Fed announced a 1/2 percent rate cut. The Wall Street Journal called it a "booster shot." We take a close look at whether the market followed the Fed's "booster" effort, and at the evidence regarding exactly who follows who?

Coronavirus in the U.S.?

In less than a minute and a half, Peter Kendall teases how a long-term bear market in one country can cause damage in another -- even during or just after a bull market run.

Trivia Time: Can You Name the Deadliest Man-Made Disaster in the U.S. Prior to 9/11?

Discover the answer and learn how to anticipate when disaster is most likely to strike again in this video preview of the February 2020 issue of The Socionomist.

Trump Lovers and Haters: Here’s Your Senate Trial Strategy

With the impeachment trial underway, both sides could use a socionomic strategy check-up. Get our counsel in 90 seconds, complete with the only chart you need to see to anticipate which way the vote will go.

Yo, Non-Profits: Here's Your Strategy for 2020

Whether you run a charity, you volunteer or you love to give to your favorite causes, you can use the stock market to signal if society is feeling generous or if contributions will be harder to come by--and then you can strategize accordingly. Get the lowdown on how to foresee likely giving trends in the year ahead when you watch this excerpt from 20 Trends You Can Anticipate in 2020.

Pot Advocates and Opponents: Here’s Your Strategy for 2020

Whether you want to make it legal to light up or you want to derail the dank train, you can use the stock market to signal when social mood is most conducive to your position and strategize accordingly. Discover your ganja game plan for the year ahead in this excerpt from 20 Trends You Can Anticipate in 2020.

Here's What Is On Our Radar for 2020

We asked ten top socionomists to tell us about what's on their radar for 2020. Here's how they responded.

20 Trends You Can Anticipate in 2020

Socionomics Institute Director Matt Lampert will reveal 20 trends you need to know about to make the most of the new year. These are trends that will surprise most people, but you’ll be among the few who can prepare to capitalize on the opportunities they present.

Trump: Will the President Survive Impeachment and Win the 2020 Election?

On Thursday, Dec. 5, Socionomic Institute Director Matt Lampert appraises the president's prospects to remain in office and win a second term, as only an Elliott waver and socionomist can.

What Does the Stock Market Say About Trump's 2020 Reelection Prospects?

You might say -- wait, isn't it "the economy, stupid" that determines whether a president stays in the White House? Actually, going back to the days of George Washington, the stock market has been a better indicator. Watch as the Director of the Socionomics Institute, EWI's sister organization, explains more.

Where’s the Beef? Here’s How You Could’ve Capitalized on the Meatless Mania

There are some opportunities that only an Elliottician can spot. Back in 2013, a wave pattern in one chart signaled that meat was in for a bad beat. See the waves then and now, and discover how being attuned to the trend could have put you in a position to feed the stampede that hungers for meat-free fare.

Will Trump Be Thrown Out of Office?

The impeachment inquiry is heating up. Check out the financial indicator you can use to gauge the president's chances to serve a full term.

Stocks and Home Runs at Record Highs: More than a Coincidence

Baseball's sultans of swing belted a record number of longballs this year while stocks also reached record heights. You might think it's a coincidence, but 140+ years of history reveal otherwise. See the surprising correlation for yourself.

Is China on the Verge of Unleashing an Attack?

You know about the conflict in Hong Kong. But what about the potential for China to become embroiled in violent conflict beyond its borders? See two charts that reveal just how high the odds may be.