"Whether this is that point in time, we won't know until we get past it but it's definitely a consideration in terms of the market psychology
A big part of market psychology
has been the faith that the Fed will be inclined to repeatedly intervene in markets with more stimulus to hedge against financial volatility at the expense of controlling inflation.
Although concerns over privacy have little technical merit -- the device has no processing capability unless the trigger word is recognised -- market psychology
is a current obstacle.
suggests that investors tend to overreact to unexpected news or announcements that affect movement of the stock.
I do, however, believe that sporadic interventions may be needed to punish speculators who are taking advantage of temporary market psychology
to keep the yen far above its market value.
Reserve currency status, with attendant market psychology
, continuously ensures the United States, along with a few others like the EU, has a free pass from the problems facing the rest of the world due to weakening currencies and overspending.
By exacting sanctions relief early, Iran changed market psychology
and improved the fundamentals of its economy.
"No correlation was found between oil prices and real estate prices or GDP and real estate prices, which are a function of supply, demand and market psychology
. However, oil prices have an indirect influence on price: GDP fluctuations impact job growth and, thereby, impact demand," said Phidar.
But while market psychology
supports a rising market, market history has been suggesting a severe correction for two years straight, meaning the ultimate crash should be harsh.
Most importantly, gold seems to have taken on a market psychology
of its own that makes it difficult for the average investor to use it as a traditional investing safe haven, which may be another reason why Americans' interest in it has waned.
But the real wild card that determines market psychology
can be much harder to predict or to pin down.
While that hardly seems like something to celebrate, any shift in market psychology
at this point could be the start of something beneficial.