The fact I am bullish gold isn’t news. I wanted to offer up five charts to buttress my point-of-view. I’ve said a few words about each in the caption area.(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.
Ha! After eleven years of a central-bank-fueled market, the one-two punch of a worldwide pandemic and AAPL withdrawal of guidance was just what the bears needed to destroy this market! BWA HA HA! Oh, wait……(more…)
My latest musical obsession – – a penultimate version of one of the great musical sequences ever recorded:
The darlings at the Federal Reserve did, for a little while, attempt a feeble effort at “normalization” by selling off some of their trillions of dollars of assets, but of course the weak-willed and utterly amoral Jerome Powell abandoned that effort. Take careful note of this chart. As you can see, the assets held will soon cross into new record territory.(more…)
If I may pat myself on the back, my identification of the trendline touch for KBE was spot-on. Score 1 point for the pure bearish spirit, and negative 1 for the hideous ogre Abby Joseph Cohen, the Medusa of the modern age.