Crash Alert’ flag goes back up the pole…

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The Biggest Bust Will Follow the Biggest Bubble

Our ‘Crash Alert’ flag goes back up the pole…

October is almost half over. Will we get through the month without a major sell-off?

Dear reader, if you think we know the answer to that you’ve got us mixed up with someone else. Someone who is crazy.

10/13/09 London, England

No one with his wits about him thinks he knows what the stock market is going to do.

Still, here at The Daily Reckoning, we have our hunches. We think it’s time for a major pull back. Frankly, we’ll be disappointed if we don’t get one soon. Because, once again stocks are too expensive.

Too expensive for what? Too expensive for the circumstances.

The Dow rose another 20 points yesterday to a new bounce record. Oil rose to over $73. Gold didn’t budge.

Of course, everyone now knows that the recession is over. NABE interviewed 44 economic forecasters. Four-fifths of them said the recession was over.

But we don’t care what they said. These are the same seers who missed the biggest single event in financial history. There are many banking crises, recessions, panics and defaults in the record books. But none were as great as the one that hit September a year ago. Most economists didn’t see it coming; why should we trust them to tell us when it is going?

Besides they’ve got the whole thing wrong…..


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