The two following charts may appear to have similiar general patterns and the first one covers roughly 6 times the span of the second.
Stocks since 1900
Similiar and the same in a hidden manner are the two bull market patterns shown above.
Let’s add to it …
The Golden Bull/Bear Ratio
What is hidden in the above charts but what is common across all periods is that about 62% and 38% of the time:
- There is a bull followed by a bear
- Occuring in the same 62/38 ratio in both time and space
Here’s more on this ratio …