This sort of makes cold sweat running down my back. Well, of course, I'm exaggerating to attract your attention but not that much. The picture below is scary indeed:
The St. Louis Fed Financial Stress Index is very, very low. It may signal a couple of carefree years more (as in 2005) or a big trouble ahead. The calm before the storm, as in February 2007.
Perhaps it's redundant to emphasise that the periods of the Financial Stress Index rising are very bad for equity prices. Check the p
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