The Best Indicator May Be a Long Way From Signaling the Start of a Bear Market
While stocks were relatively unchanged for the week of May 5-9, 2014, daily and intra-daily volatility has been notable — the S&P 500 saw 1% intraday moves on Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday. The stock market volatility of the past few weeks seemed to shake the nerves of individual investors leading to a week of net outflows …
Why Job Productivity Numbers are a Good Economic Indicator
Current readings of this important, but often ignored, U.S. economic number suggest a more difficult macro landscape ahead. Russ explains.
What Sentiment Indicators Are Saying About the Markets
As the markets continue their historic move off the Christmas lows, some sentiment indicators have moved solidly into the bullish camp.
10 Indicators to Watch for Another Spring Slide
In each of the past two years the stock market began a slide in the spring, a phenomenon often referred to by the old adage “sell in May and go away,” which lasted well into the summer months. Are stocks poised to repeat the pattern this year? We have identified 10 indicators to watch closely …
10 Rules For Using Chart Indicators Effectively
There are a lot of stock chart indicators out there; we cannot cover them all in the detail, however the principles of using indicators are as follows:
A popular recession indicator is flashing red — Here are three reasons why it's wrong
A closely watched recession indicator may not be telling the entire story about the economy.
Goldman's Euphoria Indicator Just Hit An All-Time High: What Happens Next?
With the S&P closing above 3,100 and the Dow sprinting higher in the last seconds of Friday trading to close above 28,000 for the first time ever, one can argue that the long awaited melt-up has finally arrived. What happens next?
What are the Best Indicators for Measuring the Sustainability of Cities?
Why Tough Feedback Can Be the Best Indicator of Entrepreneurial Success
Want everyone to be your customer? That guarantees your business will be mediocre. Instead, focus on the passionate few that will take your business higher
What Are Indicators of Potential Competency Gaps in Industrial Process Operators?
Learn about four signal classes that are leading and lagging indicators of competency gaps in operators working in process industries.
What are the best indicators for product market fit at an early stage SaaS B2B startup?
This is a rough metric, but I’d say from experience working closely with 25+ SaaS companies … if you aren’t growing > 10% a month after $10k in MRR or
Here’s the single top indicator of a great hire
As a CTO with one of the largest technology teams in Los Angeles, I do a lot of hiring. I am asked all the time what I look for in hiring talent -- especially given the highly competitive technical recruiting environment. In the past, my response to “what is the ideal candidate” has typically been: I look for engineers that have or want an understanding of business. It’s great to have developers understand the business needs of a technical solution. It motivates them…
Gas tank indicator arrow: A car's best secret
Automotive industry experts suggest that only one in ten drivers know about the gas tank indicator arrow, AAA Mid-Atlantic says.
Long battery life bicycle indicators on single 9 volt battery
The Single Best Piece of Travel Advice Ever
Leading travel experts share the best tips they've ever gotten about the art of traveling Travel is one of the most meaningful ways to enjoy your free time. If you're traveling with kids , it's the opportunity to raise children who are globally aware. If you're traveling solo , it's a chance to find yourself. And if you're traveling as a couple , travel can be a time to deepen your bond. Of course, that's often easier said than done. Sometimes you need…
Top 10 indicators it's spring at America's Best Flowers
If you are looking to renew your spirits, there's nothing quite like the experience of being in the warm greenhouse when it's still cold outside (and a little bit of snow still on the ground makes it even better). That feeling you get walking into the warmth from cold outdoors, along with the sunshine, cannot be replicated anywhere On Sunday, I saw my first two Robins of the season. I heard the Sandhill Cranes go overhead, their distinctive call easy to hear through…
Visualizing The Potential Of Smart Mining
Mining has traditionally been depicted with pack mules, pickaxes, and rugged prospectors. However, as Visual Capitalist's Nicholas LePan points out, it may surprise you to learn that today’s mining industry is precisely the opposite in almost every respect. It’s high-tech, efficient, and safe.
What Determines Athletic Potential |
I was listening to a podcast by pediatric nutrition expert Jill Castle. In this podcast, she was interviewing Chris Rosenbloom, a well respected sports dietitian. They used an analogy of a stool and how each leg helps to determine your athletic ability/potential. The Stool The first leg is genetics — your natural ability to run, play baseball/soccer/basketball, jump, coordination etc. This leg cannot be changed – it is just whatRead More
The Single Best Teaching Tip
Professors show evidence that quizzing is the best exercise for students to retain and apply knowledge.
KPI: An Indicator of What Exactly?!
In the real world, a KPI is typically a forewarning of things to come, or a way to measure some external factor indirectly. Your factory’s product defect rate is an indication of how much you might have to spend in lawsuit claims in years to come. There’s no good way to measure the number of new houses being built—so new building permits offer a more efficient proxy In the digital communications world, it’s tossed around as a fancy way of naming what you’re…