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The rally in many of the most heavily shorted names is causing a "worst nightmare" situation for bearish investors and hedge funds alike, said Cramer.
The strong rally this year is being met with a heightened level of supply, setting up a big bet that retail investors will keep buying what Wall Street is selling.
The least lucrative strategy for the investment banks and stockbrokers is "buy and hold" and it's the "buy and hold" investors who have made most of the money so far since those 2012 lows. Steve Sedgwick, Anchor at CNBC Europe writes.
If an article in Monday's Wall Street Journal is anything to go by, the U.S. Fed is getting ready to unwind monetary stimulus. That prospect is unlikely to be as alarming for markets as feared, analysts tell CNBC.
Bond market vigilantes have already forced a de facto policy shift to tighter credit conditions, writes this economist.
Slower economic growth is dulling the outlook for equities, but consumer sector stays appealing in the long term.
The stock market could continue to rally, Ed Yardeni of Yardeni Research says.
Nearly a third of the companies in the S&P 500 Index earn revenues exclusively in the U.S. and their shares are beating the index overall. Housing shares are contributing big time.
Bond investors can rest easy as there are few signs of debt markets overheating, according to a report by Moody's Investors Service.
Aggressive fiscal and monetary policy present huge investment opportunities in Japan, says hedge fund manager Dan Loeb.
In a year that's supposed to be about rising interest rates, monetary policy seems to be moving in the opposite direction.
Pimco Total Return Fund increased its U.S. Treasurys holdings to the highest in over a year in April, data from the firm's website showed on Thursday.
Investors have been dipping into growth-oriented cyclicals, and if the trend continues, it could add more momentum to the stock market rally.
Where do stocks go next? Sell in May and ... look pretty stupid. S&P 500 up 2.2 percent so far. But it's early, no?
This trader says the rally is reaching its expiration date. That's why he's buying bonds, not stocks.
Stocks aren't in bubble territory as yet, but a "huge rally in risk assets" over the next two years puts markets in danger of a big crash, Nouriel Roubini said.
Morgan Stanley's David Darst has six boxes on his bear market checklist, and none of them are filled in yet.
Americans typically work at seven different companies during their career, and most of them have something to show for each stop—untouched 401(k)s that can come back to bite you.
Sell in May and go away? Not according to one portfolio manager who says the Dow Jones Industrial Average closing above 15,000 for the first time ever on Tuesday is just the start.
Investors should be "heavily" invested in equities so they have enough savings for retirement, BlackRock CEO Larry Fink told CNBC.