My family travels fairly frequently, and I buy a lot of airline tickets. In doing so, I am often presented with a “special offer” along the following lines (this one is from America Airlines):(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.
The Universe Sends a Message
They say no one rings a bell at the top. But it seems that they do lose their trousers during a reversal. Specifically, this bit (I have courteously spun it up to just before the incident) – – press the Play button and watch for about 20 seconds:(more…)
Volatility Marches to Zero
Full employment and low inflation? Those aren’t the Fed mandates. THIS is:
Gold turn a hard fall yesterday, but after this morning’s lame jobs report, it has reversed firmly. The descending trendline was broken a few weeks ago (green circle) and is in the role of support now.(more…)