Stock Market Optimism Approaches Days of Roman Empire

Stock Market Optimism Approaches Days of Roman Empire
Investors are placing a stock market bet of record degree

By Elliott Wave International

If there's ever been a time to resist the impulse to follow the investing crowd, now is that time. Large speculators are making a bet that's four times larger than what they made in January 2008. Take a look at this chart.


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