Yahoo Finance: "2009 Playbook Suggests Stock Market Is 'Too High'"

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Yahoo Finance: "2009 Playbook Suggests Stock Market Is 'Too High'"

Excerpt from Yahoo Finance quoting DataTrek’s Nick Colas:

…. “Throughout the year, DataTrek Research co-founder Nicholas Colas has been tracking the 2020 S&P 500 trading action and comparing it to the stages of the 2008 sell-off and the 2009 market recovery from the financial crisis.

Much of the 2020 bounce off the March lows was in-line with how the market recovered in 2009, but Colas said Thursday that the S&P 500 seems to have gotten ahead of itself at this point.

As of Wednesday’s close, the S&P 500 is up 41.5% off the March lows on day 75 of the 2020 rally. At this point in 2009, the S&P 500 was up just 32.3% from its lows.

Colas said the S&P has attempted to break out ahead of its 2009 recovery pace twice already in 2020 in late March and in early June, and it quickly regressed both times.

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