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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 […]
December 15, 2020

Biden Wins Electoral College: Here’s What His First 100 Days Look Like

Well, it’s official… After much hemming and hawing, the Electoral College cast their votes yesterday.  And despite the near-constant din of denial, Joseph Robinette Biden, Jr. […]
December 10, 2020

Four “I’s” Moving Markets Today: IPO’s, Initial Claims, Inflation, and Interest Rates

When my wife and I were still dating, there was a period of about a year (2008-2009) where she worked as an actress in New York […]
December 9, 2020

The Right Stuff: Goodbye to Chuck Yeager; Hello to These 2 Aviation Stocks

West Virginia is a unique place to grow up. It’s a tiny state tucked away entirely in the Appalachian Mountain range… which has historically kept more […]