More record levels for the Dow and S&P 500 on Friday, but stocks are is showing signs of being overbought. Here's what to watch for.
With the averages hitting new highs, many stocks are overvalued fundamentally and overbought technically.
With the S&P 500 at record highs that is precisely the environment in which we find ourselves today.
Stocks have pushed high enough that investors have to plan for a pullback in the not-too-distant future.
Too much bullishness is widely in evidence as investors and traders have been totally conditioned to 'buy the dip' and believe that the Fed has their backs.
Apple is the most valuable company after shares jump more than 19% since mid-April. The catalyst: the company's decision to boost its dividend 15% and buy back billions of dollars in shares.
Moms and pops in developing markets see the world very differently than professional traders do.
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Despite its size, the IPO will create just two new members of the 10-figure club from its executive ranks. A few others could net hundreds of millions.
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