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A SELECTION OF SOME OF SAND SPRING'S MOST PRECIENT & POPULAR ARTICLES
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December 5, 2010: All Hail Rigged Markets & A Look Back at the 1862-1878 Period...PDF Format
...A historical analog that expressed our general frustration with the world of Fed-induced QE, and a possible historical analog to play out over coming years.
Sandspring.com stopped publishing in 2011.
March 6, 2009: 666: Time to Buy!
...A precient moment of bullishness for Sand Spring on the exact 2009 low in the S&P 500.
June 29, 2008: The Feel of 1907, or Not?...PDF Format
...A look back at the Panic of 1907 and some of its similarities to the current year.
May 4, 2008: Gallery of Missing Lows...PDF Format
...A variety of specific chart patterns that appear bearish to our fractal eye.
February 3, 2008: Hedge Fund malaise & Fibonacci Primer...PDF Format
...A detailed explanation of our Fibonacci band techniques, together with a discussion of current opportunities such techniques would suggest in financial markets.
April 8, 2007: Starting to Shake...PDF Format
...Undertanding that the February 2007 cycle turn likely related to sub-prime mortgage debt market.
Feb 23, 2007: Marty's Date...PDF Format
...An insider's look at the story of Martin Armstrong and his Princeton Economic Institute pi cycle theory.
January 13, 2005: Academia Slowly Catching Up to Fractal Reality -- Dec. 30-31, 2004 Cycle Date Hits; 2005-2007 Forecast
...When equity prices reversed almost on a dime at year-end 2004, what does this portend for 2005-2007?
July 8, 2002: Biotech Bottom?
...Within this article we anticipated a tradeable rally developing in the Biotech sector between July and November 2002. Several security-specific chart patterns are examined. A second update to this piece, published in mid-July, further elaborated on the broader market indices. We eventually got our bounce in these broader indices post July 23rd, but the Biotechs were quite honestly a disappointment.
December 16, 2001: 2002 - A Golden Year?
...In this article, we explore the cyclical rhythm of the gold and gold equity market, and what it portends for next year. Several stock-specific charts and fundamentals are examined.
October 23, 2001: The Cycle of War & The Agony of Debt
...In this article, across 12 chart-filled pages, we explore how relative geo-political calm can suddenly digress to a temper-filled period of war, as well as current fundamental pressures on the U.S. economy from excessive corporate and household debt burdens.
June 1, 2001: GE Equals 1936-1937 Dow Jones
...A cogent analysis of the 2001 topping pattern in General Electric
February 25, 2001: Measuring Financial Time with Pi.
...Sand Spring's original cyclical pi cycle map extending to the year 2032
Jan 21, 2001: Portfolio from Hell
...A close critique of a major mutual fund manager and a technical look at the individual equity components of their go-go portfolio.
June 13, 2000: When Insiders Rule
...Fun and games in the dot.com bubble
March 7, 2000: A Certain Fixation
...When silliness abounded in the NASDAQ
Feb 29, 2000: In Anticipation of a Nasdaq Crash
...Precient call for immenent NASDAQ top
January 14, 2000: Three Peaks & a Domed House Revisited
...2000 top in the Dow Jones Industrials pinpointed to the day
December 1999: A 13th Century Mathematician & the Current Rhythm of the DJIA: Where To Look for a Top
...Using Fibonacci fractals to anticipate when DJIA would top (subsequently very close to correct).
June 1999: The Man Behind the Curtain and the New Keiretsu: A Closer Look at the Internet Equity Frenzy
...A close look at some of the private equity deals of Kleiner Perkins in 1999.
February 1999: Anecdotal Signs in Our Paper Currency
...Early signs of a gold bottom as the look and feel of our currency changed in 2000.
December 1999: 20-Years of Technical Analysis: How Much Has the World Really Changed?
...An overview and retrospective as Sandspring.com subscription services commenced.
November 1999: Wall Street's Two-Sided Brain, Prudentbear.com
...A report on a bunch of contrarian thinkers meeting in Vermont during the height of the dot.com bubble.