He complained that government-controlled institutions take minimal interest in trading in a bear market, but are quick to buy when the market bottoms
out for the fear of missing out.
They can then miss the most powerful early bull rallies off bear market bottoms
that allow them to recover lost capital and post positive returns.
It added that foreign fund flows seemed to be lagging indicators of market bottoms
. 'To be fair, plenty of foreign funds buy at the bottom; however, on balance, foreign funds were still net sellers until a month after valuations bottomed,' it said.
Historically, a flatter smile has been associated with market bottoms
and suggests a higher probability of a market upturn.
October 19, 1987: The UK stock market bottoms
out after shares on Wall Street plummet after a wave of panic selling.
Technical market followers draw lines connecting all the market tops and all the market bottoms
. These lines are usually somewhat parallel.
1987: The UK stock market bottoms
out after shares on Wall Street, above, plummet following a wave of panic selling.
But as we all know, falling prices are only bad for sellers, for buyers they present an opportunity, and if you can get in just as a market bottoms
or slightly before, you can be in for some good gains, especially if a market has a v-shaped recovery.
Such a negative sentiment has historically proven to be a good indicator of at least medium-term market bottoms
Additionally, the company's brand new plant located in Kunshan City, eastern China, will also serve as the driver of its business performance, which the company opines will be significant especially at a time when China's realty market bottoms
Calling market tops and market bottoms
can be very painful and often<br /> times wrong than right.
"Overall, 2011 may be the year when the local market bottoms