Spiking used car prices helped drive the increase in inflation.(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 week forthcoming stands in sharp contrast to last week, which was action-packed with economic reports.(more…)
I don’t make a habit of offering sales, since I think Slope is value-priced anyway, but this weekend I am making an exception since things are finally starting to fall into place for a meaningful downturn in the stock market, which is Slope’s specialty. I’m only offering our highest-end package, Platinum, which has every single power feature as well as a promise to include all forthcoming features. Click here to get a lifetime 50% discount. This offer is only good this weekend, and like I say, sales are rare, so grab it while you can.
It’s been a long time since I’ve felt so energized about the stock market. Bit by bit, things are truly beginning to break down. I am loaded to the gills with very large put positions on sixteen different instruments right now. Here are eight of them, along with some brief commentary. I’ll offer up the other eight in a similar post tomorrow. As usual, click on any chart for a super-sized version.
Caterpillar just needs to break that horizontal, then it’s bombs away. Indeed, many, many ETFs and stocks look just like this: specifically, a complete topping pattern, but then an even larger topping pattern if the next horizontal can be busted.(more…)