2001 and 2008 all over again?

Many have wondered if it is 2008 all over again. Some say yes, others say resolutely no. Here we simple look at the facts and data.  Figure 1 shows the S&P500 from late 2007 through mid 2008 in the top right, while the lower left shows the SPX from mid-2015 through early 2016. Fig 1: Early…