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I am a private investor who used to work for a big Canadian bank as a derivative index trader. I have been writing a journal for myself for many years. From time to time I have shared these posts with colleagues and friends on my site, The Macro Tourist. ... more

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Why Have We Been Screaming Higher?
The stock market has been on a tear recently. There are lots of reasons being tossed around, but let me give you my interpretation of what's happening.
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Stop Me If You've Heard This One Before
I want to take you back to January 2018. The S&P 500 had been screaming for four months. The index had tacked on almost 14% in that span. Everyone was bullish.
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EC Election Cycle Still Intact
Trump's mid-term election stock market return has been one of the best on record. But what does all this portend for next year? What does the fourth year of the Presidential cycle look like?
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Greedy Or Fearful?
A good trader knows to never say never.
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Don't Fight The Fiscal
Negative rates are an abomination that demonstrate the sheer idiocy of current policy. History will not be kind to countries that have adopted NIRP.
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IVOL: My Dream ETF
IVOL is designed for inflation hawks who forecast increased fixed-income volatility and a much steeper curve.
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STOCKS I FOLLOW

AMTD TD Ameritrade Holding Corporation
BAC Bank of America Corporation
BOTZ Global X Robotics & Artificial
DGLD VelocityShares 3x Inverse Gold ETN
DUST Direxion Daily Gold Miners Bear 3X Shares
ERX Direxion Energy Bull 3x Shares
FAS Direxion Financial Bull 3x Shares
GDXJ MARKET VECTORS ETF TRJR GOLD MINES
GLD SPDR Gold Trust ETF
GOOS Canada Goose
GUSH Direxion Dly S&P Oil&Gs Ex&Prd Bl 3X ETF
JDST Direxion Daily Junior Gold Miners Index Bear 3X Shares ETF
JNUG Direxion Daily Jr Gld Mnrs Bull 3X ETF
JPM JPMorgan Chase & Co.
LABD Direxion Daily S&P Biotech Bear 3X ETF
LABU Direxion Daily S&P Biotech Bull 3X ETF
MEMP Memorial Production Partners LP
ROBO Robo-Stox Global Robotics And Automation Index ETF
SNAP Snap Inc.
TBIO TRANSGENOMIC INC
TLT iShares Lehman 20+ Year Treasury Bond Fund
TRIP TripAdvisor Inc
UGLD VelocityShares 3x Long Gold ETN
URA Global X Uranium ETF
URG UR-Energy Inc
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