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January 21, 2021

How the VIX Can Help You Time This Market

At heart, I’ve always been a fundamentals guy. After all, I came up through the boring old mining research industry, where supply and demand rules all. […]
January 19, 2021

The Death of Keystone XL and the Myth of US Energy Independence

Sometime tomorrow after Joseph R. Biden, Jr. takes the Presidential Oath of Office, one of his first actions will be to issue an executive order cancelling […]
January 14, 2021

Loud Noises: Markets Don’t Care About Your Impeachment Headline

If you flipped on any news network yesterday, or headed over to their websites today, I guarantee you that all the headlines you saw consisted mostly […]
January 12, 2021

Bitcoin Blowup: Crypto Crashes and Cash Correlations

When I sit down in the morning to log in and peruse the markets, I usually start off by scrolling through my newsfeed on Twitter. Given […]
January 7, 2021

Coup Coup Ca-Choo: S&P 500, Seditionist Populism Hit Peak Absurdity

Well, that was something. Just after the joint session of Congress adjourned to their respective houses to “debate” the legitimacy of Arizona’s electoral vote, an angry […]
January 5, 2021

Georgia On My Mind: How the Runoff Election Will Affect Markets

About 20 years ago, I remember being incredibly excited to sit down and watch Ken Burns’ documentary on the history of Jazz. Without a doubt, that […]
December 29, 2020

Finding the Spark: This Indicator Could Save You Thousands

If you’ve been following along with me over the past few months, you know I like to occasionally write about the craft that goes into the […]
December 22, 2020

From Bye Weeks to Buying Stocks: What Football Can Teach Us About Market Timing

After starting the season a perfect 11-0, my beloved Pittsburgh Steelers have had a rough few weeks. Thanks to an outbreak of COVID-19 in the Baltimore […]
December 17, 2020

Gold Rises After Fed Meeting: Time to… Sell?

There’s been a lot of “tape bombs” hitting the newswire of late. Investing app Robinhood was charged by the SEC with deceiving customers about their order […]