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Momentum Investing — A Path To Wealth?
Article By: Monty Pelerin
Thursday, February 14, 2019 5:46 AM EST
Momentum investing is predicated on corrections in pricing taking longer than the “instantaneous” adjustment predicted by EMT.
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QT Is Not The Opposite Of QE
Article By: Marc Chandler
Wednesday, February 13, 2019 7:46 AM EST
The Federal Reserve has long been clear on the sequence of events as it innovated the playbook during the Great Financial Crisis.
In this article: TNX
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Terrific Tuesday – Shutdown II Averted (Thru September)?
Article By: Phil Davis
Tuesday, February 12, 2019 9:28 AM EST
Despite all the progress we're making in keeping out the tired, the poor and the huddled masses yearning to breathe free, Small Business Optimism continues to decline, especially in Future Expectations, which are down 10% since the last reading.
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Who Will Feed The LNG Monster?
Article By: Robert Rapier
Monday, February 11, 2019 6:03 AM EST
Natural gas production in the U.S. has exploded since the beginning of the shale gas boom. From 2005 to 2015, U.S. dry natural gas production increased by 50%. Natural gas prices fell in response.
In this article: UNG
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Gold Stalls On Nothing
Article By: Mark Mead Baillie
Sunday, February 10, 2019 10:00 PM EST
Gold's week essentially stalled on nothing, settling Friday at 1318, off a wee 0.3% (-4 points), for a year over year gain of a whopping ten cents.
In this article: GDX, GLD, SLV
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Little Resolution In The Week Ahead
Article By: Marc Chandler
Saturday, February 9, 2019 3:20 PM EST
Besides Brexit and trade, a third issue that will remain unresolved in the days ahead is the state of the global economy.
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The Silencing Of The Bears
Article By: Gary Gordon
Friday, February 8, 2019 5:52 PM EST
Since 2015, I have been less than enthusiastic about risk assets. And while I do not short the market, nor have I ever been completely divested from equities, investors have been rewarded for “going long”.
In this article: SPX
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How To Deal With A Losing Streak
Article By: Fullerton Markets
Thursday, February 7, 2019 4:07 AM EST
While losing one or two trades is normal, losing five or six in a row can completely destabilize your trading.
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The Trump Put
Article By: Simon Lack
Wednesday, February 6, 2019 8:40 AM EST
This president probably cares more about short term moves in stocks than any predecessor. He has adopted it as a report card of how his administration is doing.
In this article: DJI
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Mexico: It’s Too Soon For A Dovish Shift At Banxico
Article By: ING Economics
Tuesday, February 5, 2019 11:15 PM EST
Banxico’s success, evident in the superior central bank credibility achieved through pro-active monetary policy decisions, is a critical legacy inherited by the Lopez Obrador administration
In this article: FXM, EWW
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…And That’s What A Reversal In Gold Looks Like
Article By: Przemyslaw Radomski, CFA
Monday, February 4, 2019 11:52 AM EST
The upside remains limited, while the downside remains enormous. The turning points are being reached this week.
In this article: GLD, SLV, HUI, UUP
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Q4 Earnings Picture Better Than Feared
Article By: Sheraz Mian
Saturday, February 2, 2019 4:11 PM EST
The market has justifiably breathed a sigh of relief about the picture emerging from the Q4 earnings season - not great, but not as bad as many in the market had feared.
In this article: SPOT, TWTR, GOOGL, SNAP, GRUB, DIS, ARNC
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The Puzzle Of The US Productivity Slowdown
Article By: Timothy Taylor
Saturday, February 2, 2019 2:32 PM EST
In the long run, the average standard of living in an economy is determined by the average productivity of its workers.
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Do Rate-Hedged Bond ETFs Work?
Article By: Brad Zigler
Friday, February 1, 2019 1:00 PM EST
If interest rates rise sharply, yes. But there are significant trade-offs.
In this article: H, AGG, LQD, AGZD, IGLB, IGBH, LQDH
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Two Brinkmanship Games And A Possible Third
Article By: Marc Chandler
Thursday, January 31, 2019 10:49 AM EST
Some historians give Adlai Stevenson credit for inventing the word "brinkmanship" as part of his criticism of US foreign policy under Dulles, who said that "if you are scared of going to the brink, you lost."
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How The Peak Oil Story Could Be “Close,” But Not Quite Right
Article By: Gail Tverberg
Thursday, January 31, 2019 12:51 AM EST
What is right about the Peak Oil story, and what is misleading or wrong? Let’s look at a few of the pieces.
In this article: OILB
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