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November 6, 2020

Recount: Market Lessons Learned From the 2000 Election

With the possible exception of Will Ferrell’s George Bush impression, most memories of the 2000 election aren’t exactly positive ones. I consider myself a pretty level-headed […]
November 4, 2020

Election Echoes: This Pattern Shows A Generational Crisis is Coming… No Matter Who Wins

Back in June, I wrote a piece about the need to build a new America, where I discussed how markets naturally react to certain economic situations. […]
October 29, 2020

We Told You Oil Markets Would Fall… Now Here’s What Gold Will Do

I can’t really nail a prediction much more than I did on Tuesday. In that article, I wrote about how surprised I was that Hurricane Zeta […]
October 27, 2020

Tropical Storm Zeta: Giving Oil One Last Push Before Markets Crash

This has been a long hurricane season in the Atlantic. When Tropical Storm Zeta formed two days ago, it represented the 27th named storm of 2020, […]
October 22, 2020

Top Gun: US Destroyer Buzzes Through Taiwan Strait, Rankles China

I’m not sure if there’s a more iconic 80’s movie than Top Gun. It has all the trappings of the era – a killer soundtrack, a […]
October 20, 2020

Leverage: Robinhood Traders Piling into Call Options Again

Every year, there are three days that I look forward to more than any others. The first happens in mid-February, when Major League Baseball pitchers and […]
October 15, 2020

Jobs Tank in US and COVID Locks Down Europe… but China is Restocking?

Although most media outlets this morning were zeroed in on the lack of stimulus and new cases of coronavirus beginning to ramp up in the US, […]
October 14, 2020

It’s All Relative: Banks, Funds Upbeat on Downtrodden US Economy

The hardest class I ever took in college was Physics, and it wasn’t even close. While some concepts were fairly straightforward – Newton’s Laws, for example […]
October 8, 2020

Eruption: Markets Explode Higher Despite Hurricane, Debates, COVID, Unemployment

From the moment I first tuned into MTV as a child in the early 1980’s, I was hooked for life. There was something about bringing a […]