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November 11, 2020

Vaccine Rallies Stocks & Oil, Sinks COVID Trade, Tech, Gold, USD… But Will It Last?

Pfizer’s pre-market announcement yesterday that their COVID-19 vaccine was 90% effective sent shockwaves through the market. Stocks were pushed back to all-time highs. Oil rallied. Tech […]
November 8, 2020

The Investor’s Biggest Problem and His Worst Enemy

I spent the first 10 years of my career learning how to pick stocks. And even at that, I will continue to make mistakes. After hundreds […]
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 30, 2020

5 Important Gold Charts to Watch Right Now

In such volatile times, let’s see if gold is whispering anything to us. Chart 1: The Gold to S&P 500 Ratio In this chart you’ll see […]
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 23, 2020

The Noble Metals: Hard Money and the 79th Element

We’ve all heard the macroeconomic arguments to own gold.  Today I want to talk about the actual scientific chemical reasons that separates gold from all of […]
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 […]