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From Stocks to Bonds, the Bear-Market Signals Are Multiplying

  • Correlations near levels consistent with last two downturns
  • Fund flows favor government bonds as investors shun risk
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Milton Berg Makes the Case for a 30-Year Bear Market

Risks are stacking up for markets attempting to recover from the latest provocation by North Korea and the mounting damage of Tropical Storm Harvey.

Citigroup Inc. strategists including Jeremy Hale cite “worrying developments” that may signal the approach of a correction in stocks, while Commerzbank AG finds growing evidence of bearish sentiment in bond funds. Here are some of the red flags: