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  • Why This Correction Is Different

    Via Global Macro Monitor,

    Those dreaded words you never want to hear as an investor, “this time is different.”

    Stock and Bond Correlation

    It does apply to the latest stock market correction, however.

    The sell-off that began on January 29th spanned ten trading days and took the S&P500 down 10.2 percent (11.8 percent from intraday high to low), and was the first correction this century that corresponded with a rise in the 10-year Treasury yield.   That is a positive correlation between...

  • Correction: Trump-CIA story

    In stories March 13-14 about President Donald Trump’s pick to be the next CIA director, The Associated Press reported erroneously that nominee Gina Haspel oversaw a CIA prison in Thailand from 2003 to 2005. The prison closed in December 2002, and the AP has been unable to determine how long Haspel served as chief of base where the prison was located. The AP’s reporting also suggested she oversaw the prison at the time that detainees Abu Zubaydah and Abd al Rahim al-Nashiri were subjected to...

  • Correction: Lynx-Wright story

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — In a story March 13 about the Minnesota Lynx signing free-agent guard Tanisha Wright, The Associated Press reported erroneously that Wright just completed her first season as an assistant coach at the…

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