Focusing in on a subset of my short positions, here are the energy-related positions:(more…)
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Just to recap the final poll………..it looks like the majority was right:(more…)
The crypto-loonies were absolutely giddy a week ago. Their king, Bitcoin, has soared to $14,000. Just think, if you have only invested $100,000 in Bitcoin, you’d have over $70,000 by now! Anyway, easy come, easy go.(more…)
In a twisted way, I love days like this. All the doe-eyed good news is splattered out there, and I can sell into the strength. I was at a mere 18 shorts this morning. Now I’m up to 51, and climbing every minute.
One item I covered way too soon, but mentioned many a time as a short, is Macerich. I seem to have trouble accepting that things can grind their way down toward zero, but it takes a long while (like, say, Pier One). I’m not long anything right now including, sadly, patience.
Big up day, might as well share some favorite bullish charts.(more…)