Via Zerohedge

The head of the WHO says “this is no time for complacency.” Goldman warns “stocks are underestimating the effect of the virus.” Morgan Stanley warns of a “factor crash.” JPMorgan  warned “this bubble will collapse.” Headlines suggesting a major increase in virus cases in Beijing. And an increasing number of firms are cutting outlooks and pointing to uncertainty about resumption of supply chains from China.

To quote John Wick “Oh, yeah, I think China’s back…” NOT!

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So, it’s only right that we would sell off…

BRIEFLY… before dip-buyers rampaged back into the market after Europe closed to soothe the fraying nerves…

The big move in markets occurred around 11-1130ET (into the European close).

The hyper-stocks – PLUG, TSLA, SPCE for example – all collapsed only to be ramped back to vwap…

Momentum was monkey-hammered…

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The ‘low-vol’-related factors crashed…

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FAANG stocks all plunged symmetrically…

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Some argued that the trigger for stocks was the 30Y Yield breaking to new 2020 lows intraday…

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Overall, the plunge sent all major US indices into the red for the week (except Trannies) but once Europe had closed, the bid was back… Small Caps and Nasdaqa pushed back into the green on the week…

Intraday, the collapse saw the most negative TICK since August

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Cyclicals suffered the most damage in the mid-morning dump…

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Treasury yields all tumbled intraday with the long-end outperforming (30-5bps, 2Y -3bps)…

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Yields are approaching record lows once again with the 30Y within 1bps of a record low close…

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…while stocks are at record highs?

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The yield curve tumbled to its most inverted since Oct 19th…

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The market has started to demand more rate-cuts in 2020… to save us all…

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The Dollar Index (DXY) for the 12th day in the last 14 to its highest since May 2017 (and the critical 100.00 level)…

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JPY continued its collapse…the biggest 2-day crash in the yen since Sept 2017

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Pushing JPY to near record lows against gold…

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And the Euro is at its weakest ever against gold…

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And Turkey’s Lira crashed back near record lows against the dollar and pushed every weaker against gold…

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Cryptos were all down on the day after an early morning pukefest across the entire space…

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Bitcoin puked back below $10,000… again…

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Gold and oil were higher today with small drops for copper and silver…

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Spot Gold topped $1620 – its highest since March 2013…

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WTI Crude rallied back above $54 intraday – one-month highs…

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And finally… Spot The Odd One Out!

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Something bad better happen soon to prompt global liquidity to re-accelerate or stocks are going to be very disappointed…

Source: Bloomberg