Judging form recent performance by Renaissance, I guess once you’ve got earnings momentum, it hardly matters anymore how do you – – you just keep gathering up those gargantuan fees.
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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.
When it was primarily known for making video game chips, Nvidia would have models dressed up as video game characters at its trade show booths. Here, one dresses up as some kind of fairy.(more…)
Back when I had taken my virtual trading account from $100,000 to about $4 million, I was getting some serious flack (and some semi-serious hints that I was cheating or gaming my own system). Well, folks, easy come, easy go. I’ve kept the same aggressive stance, and I’ve gotten my bear bottom blasted, now being down about 55% from that peak. At least people will maybe give me credit for not cheating!(more…)
Although I admit I kind of resent how lame gold and silver have been, I know some people are still enthusiastic about miners (I’m looking at you, Rev!) I offer below five charts of mining stocks I think are good long ideas.(more…)
This week is all about bank earnings, and three monsters report tomorrow before the opening bell. Of these, I think WFC is the most interesting setup.(more…)