The miniature head and shoulders pattern beneath major resistance (the red horizontal) completed today. The topping pattern is massive, yet the battle is unchanged: it’s the Fed versus Truth. I can’t think of any plainer way to express the war that’s being waged in the equity markets each day. Here is the Dow Composite with the relevant mark-ups:(more…)
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Yes, you can get a 250% bounce in the span of just a few weeks. Just understand there was a reason it fell in the first place. For example, symbol FTAI:(more…)
Just a little musing on something which occurred to me this morning…….
I am a fan of history, and a fan of analogs. Those two interests combined this morning, when I wondered to myself if there are any parallels between the Molotov–Ribbentrop Pact of 1939 and what the U.S. and China are going through right now.
As a refresher, the 1939 agreement was a non-aggression pact between Germany and Russia. Simply stated, they agreed not to attack one another, not to ally themselves with any enemy of the other, and (secretly) to define their spheres of influence over Europe.(more…)
I’m not sure if I’ve ever talked about this before, but I thought some of you might be interested in knowing how I go about dealing with my portfolio.
It’s really all about the watch lists. Specifically, three watch lists of mine called Core, Bear Pen, and TK Short. Here is sort of the “flow”, which I’ll describe next.(more…)