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BofA's Hartnett: 'Summer Melt-Up Likely to Be Followed by Autumn Correction'
Money News ^ | 7-17-2014 | Dan Weil

Posted on 07/16/2014 11:31:56 PM PDT by Citizen Zed

Investors are becoming more and more optimistic about stocks, and that probably presages a market correction in the fall, says Michael Hartnett, chief investment strategist for Bank of America Merrill Lynch (BAML).

Fund managers' equity allocations advanced to their second-highest level in 13 years this month, according to BAML's Fund Manager Survey. A net 61 percent of the 228 managers surveyed are now overweight stocks.

"Investor sentiment is beginning to melt-up," Hartnett wrote in the report, CNBC reported. "The summer melt-up is likely to be followed by an autumn correction."

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1 posted on 07/16/2014 11:31:56 PM PDT by Citizen Zed
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To: Citizen Zed

Ya think? I heard the Fed is gonna stop propping up the bond market in the next quarter or two. Stock market will tank soon after - maybe 1500 to 2000 points ...


2 posted on 07/17/2014 12:02:49 AM PDT by Lmo56 (If ya wanna run with the big dawgs - ya gotta learn to piss in the tall grass ...)
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To: Lmo56

“maybe 1500 to 2000 points”

Me thinks that will just be for starters. Lots of folks who got killed in 2008 are bound and determined not to get caught again. When the bailing starts, it will be fast and furious.


3 posted on 07/17/2014 12:09:23 AM PDT by upchuck (The country is being billed for its own execution. ~ h/t: SpaceBar)
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To: Citizen Zed

“Melt up”? Yeah, okay...


4 posted on 07/17/2014 4:25:16 AM PDT by Common Sense 101 (Hey libs... If your theories fly in the face of reality, it's not reality that's wrong.)
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