August 4, 2017
The valuation of stocks in the S&P 500 index has risen to the second highest level in history as of Thursday, August 3 and the VIX volatility index fell below the 9 level for the first time that I can remember. In my latest piece for Seeking Alpha, I opine on whether we are currently in a period of calm before a storm of volatility in stocks and wonder whether the words and index of Dr. Robert Shiller who predicted the fall in real estate values in 2008 will turn out to ring true in hindsight when it comes to stocks.
Article: The Calm Before The Storm In Stocks
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