Slope of Hope Blog Posts
Slope initially began as a blog, so this is where most of the website’s content resides. Here we have tens of thousands of posts dating back over a decade. These are listed in reverse chronological order. Click on any category icon below to see posts tagged with that particular subject, or click on a word in the category cloud on the right side of the screen for more specific choices.
In 1982, I wrote my first book, The World Connection, which was published by Howard Sams Publishing in early 1983 when I was still 16 years old. (I had already been writing for national computer magazines for about a year). I would go on to write a couple dozen more books, including those listed here on the blog, but “TWC” would always have a special place in my heart, sort of like a first child.
The reason this topic came up is because my sister must have been cleaning out an old closet, and she found a copy of this book that I sent her over three decades ago. I hadn’t read the book since it came out, and I was curious to see how my writing had changed and how accurate my prophecies were. (more…)
Mosaic is a peculiar creature. It moves very, very very slowly – – but I think the huge symmetric triangle that it broke last summer portends good fortune for patient bears.
Interest rates have been zooming higher the past four days. I think an important level to watch is the gap on $TNX at 26.11 (that is, a rate of 2.611%). If it stllls there and starts working lower, the drop in interest rates will probably accelerate to new lows for the year.
Well, on yet another rivetingly-exciting day in the capitalism-based free markets of the United States, we gave upon that oil painting known as Stocks. I offer you one of the few even slightly interesting movements today – – Polaris Industries, on which I am short and also have put options. There are a couple of “must break” levels that I’ve tinted, but………I’m hopeful.
Here’s today’s swing-trading watch-list:
Long Superior Energy Services (SPN)