Roger Stone was arrested today (Friday). I knew zilch about the guy. This two minute trailer is fascinating, however, and gives you at least a taste:
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.
Fear, as measured by the VIX volatility index, is less than half what it was just a month ago. LESS THAN HALF.(more…)
After the breakout from its descending channel of 2018 (see green tint below), emerging markets have picked up speed:(more…)
If you need any evidence as to much badly this market WANTS to go higher, just compare yesterday morning with this morning. Yesterday morning, none other than Wilbur Ross declared publicly that China and the US were “miles and miles apart”. You would think that would send the market crashing. Instead, the ES went down two points before rallying strongly for the day. Contrast that with this morning in which a RUMOR that some negotiators are TRAVELING to D.C., and equities are exploding higher across the board based on nothing but that.(more…)