Sunday evenings are normally sleepy affairs, but not this one. Two big pieces of positive news from China sent the market jolting higher, with the first piece of news (released before the market even opened) doing most of the work.(more…)
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.
Torches and Pitchforks
The front page of our local paper struck a chord:(more…)
This weekend, I’m going to try something different. I’ve made two videos about market direction. One is purely bullish. One is purely bearish. I think there are arguments to be made on both sides, and I’d like to present both sides to you for you to weigh the body of evidence for yourself. Here is the bearish video, as a companion piece to yesterday’s bullish one:
The Week with Slim
Separate But Egg-qual
My chickens appears to be bigots. They seriously do this with their eggs. There’s got to be a “Jim Crow” joke in there somewhere.