The Slope of Hope truly has its rhythm back, introducing, almost without exception, a new product or feature every weekday. Today I am pleased to announce the release of a suite of new index charts derived from our own database in the form of New Highs and New Lows. The symbols are easy: $NEWHIGHS:(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.
A Dozen More
No clever title this time; too boring a day to inspire me! Here are a dozen more stocks that I just sold short.(more…)
Economist Lays Out the Next Step to Wonderland
Mr. Steven Ricchiuto, he of a Masters in Economics from Columbia, has laid out the proper plan for the Federal Reserve in this oh so noisy environment in which an unassuming and fairly quiet man is trying to tune out a personal bully on Twitter, tune out the stock market’s daily whipsaw and do what he perceives to be the right thing.
Today, the academic named above throws in with Trump and politely harangues Chairman Powell thusly in an open letter. You can read it by hitting the graphic…(more…)
OK, this post title is a bit misleading. These aren’t especially “magnificent”; I simply thought they were appealing enough, from a risk/reward perspective, to sell short. I have put my stop-loss price in the caption of each one.(more…)
Up and down. Up and down. Range bound, range bound. This is getting silly……..and old.(more…)