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.
The following graph of the U.S. Major Indices shows the percentages gained from January 1 to the highs that were made, so far, in 2019 (about a week ago).(more…)
When $BTC (bitcoin) was at $3800, I did something very un-Tim-like and (1) said something nice about cryptocurrencies (2) made a long call. Specifically, I said bitcoin would head to $6,000.
I was right………but not nearly “right” enough, as we’ve even exceeded $7,000, thanks, I suppose, to the US/China relationship falling to pieces.(more…)
This weekend, I am going to present my short positions in an unusual fashion: by rationale, instead of simply grouped into alphabetical chunks. Some of these sets I’m sharing only with premium members (bronze, silver, gold, diamond – sign up HERE!) and the rest with everyone. Here are the charts for this category, any of which you can click for a larger version.(more…)