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After 20 years in the retail and consumer goods sector, I became a research analyst and market strategist for Capital Ladder Advisory Group. Since 2011, I have published some 400+ articles surrounding mainstream retailers like Bed Bath & Beyond, Target, Costco and more. I've covered ... more

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Yield Curve Inversion (2s/10s) Spooks Investors
The yield curve has inverted and the media will rule the day with constant commentary on the yield curve.
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E Edging Closer To Tariff Day: September 1st
The "buy the dip" mentality on Wall Street remains firmly in place, despite looming trade feuds that appear to be escalating and with a potential to become more realized on September 1st.
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E Are Multiples And History On A Collision Course?
Many charts suggest the markets are overextended and bear need of consolidation if not a reset near term.
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A Recession Is Coming Or Is This Just Hyperbole And Fear Mongering?
Recession fears rising with bonds and equities. Are we all just going a little off the deep end and hunting for a problem that may not exist or be the problem we herald it to be?
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Should These Divergences Worry Investors?
Earnings season, despite beats on the bottom line, are not producing lift in the major indices. Several market divergences have given rise to some concern about the ability for the markets to rise further, without a near-term correction.
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E A Major Breakout Has Occurred In S&P 500
Breadth is very strong ahead of earnings season and with record levels achieved on the major averages.
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A Recession Is Coming Or Is This Just Hyperbole And Fear Mongering?
21 days ago

I factor in most everything, including the aforementioned. You're assumption is with great error.

A Recession Is Coming Or Is This Just Hyperbole And Fear Mongering?
23 days ago

Gary, I just can't with that last comment my friend. Why you think men differ their tech spending vs. women...

A Recession Is Coming Or Is This Just Hyperbole And Fear Mongering?
23 days ago

Because a greater portion of discretionary income has been devoted to information technology and hardware since 2010. Look at the data surrounding wireless and streaming which has siphoned sales from department store retail sales and of course, apparel.

Why The Fed Could Cut By 50bps & Why It Won’t Matter
27 days ago

Peter Boockvar succinctly explained why in one of his recent letters. The problem is that ‘easy money’ stops working when it becomes normal, as it now is.

"Lower rates don’t encourage borrowing unless potential borrowers think it’s a limited-time opportunity. Which they don’t anymore, and shouldn’t, since the Fed shows no sign of ever going back to what was once normal.”

I'm guessing the bears want their cake and to eat it too. Crying about record level debt, but lower rates won't lead to more borrowing. Ummmmm?

Trade Truce, Check! S&P 3,000... We'll See, And Why?
1 month ago

Theres little history regarding tariff implementation and using history isn't likely the appropriate way to rationalize given this the first occurence with a truly globally intertwined economy.

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Trade Truce, Check! S&P 3,000... We'll See, And Why?
1 month ago

I don't agree with his methodologies, but destroy the economy in 4 years seems unlikely. Much that has been undone and then instituted (tariffs) by the administration can just as easily be undone by the next. He'll back off in due time as noted in the article, just a place cardholder until the time is right.

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Are You Prepped For Better News In H2 2019?
1 month ago

No, your scope has narrowed to the headlines, I refer you to our full scale research report which identifies the rational behind tariffs remaining and not likely to be removed under the current administration unless...

Are You Prepped For Better News In H2 2019?
1 month ago

I don't think your representing the reality at the root level and therefore it may prove a daunting task to draw appropriate conclusions.

How Do Cash Holdings Turn Into Equity Holdings?
1 month ago

Thank you very much!

Spring Crash Potential Not About China
1 month ago

Just awful

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AAPL Apple Inc.
BBBY Bed Bath & Beyond Inc.
COST Costco Wholesale Corporation
FEYE FireEye, Inc.
FIT Fitbit, Inc.
JCP J.C. Penney Company Inc.
M Macy's Inc.
NKE Nike Inc.
PEP PepsiCo Inc.
SODA SodaStream International Ltd.
TGT Target Corporation
UVXY PowerShares Exchange-Traded Fund Trust II
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I factor in most everything, including the aforementioned. You're assumption is with great error.

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