Here's more news:
Bespoke - bulls step up. Seems like today is the beginning of that. And leave it to the Bespoke guys to utterly cut the crap and focus on what counts:
March has been a month of rotation out of what had been working into what had not been working. As we head into April, the big question is whether this shift is a short-term mean reversion trade or the start of a longer-term trend.You've simply been seeing rotation. Quit freaking out. This means you, sissy Josh Brown.
Reuters - US funds raise cash stakes. Why? Why is that a good idea right now?
"What we're seeing is that more investors are taking risk off the table. I know I am," said Alan Gayle, a fund manager at RidgeWorth Investments, who oversees approximately $400 million in assets.Alan Gayle, maybe the reason you only manage $400M is because you're a moron. You don't take risk off the table at the start of a secular bull market in US equities.
Bespoke - gasoline rising, but less than normal. Lower gas prices means more money in consumers' pockets for other things. Quit being a pussy, Josh.
FT Alphaville - Mick Davis from X2 will begin buying small miners now. Far as I'm concerned, the better play is gold and silver long-term, not the base metals. Inaccessible capital has driven feasible PM projects down to a value of ~$0.