Besides the continuation of the earnings season (with such highlights as Activision, Amgen, Uber, Roku, and Square) it’s also a very busy week for major economic reports, with the highlight being the monthly jobs report, which will be released before the market opens on Friday.
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.
A Forgettable Week
Screen capture via Cassava Sciences’ video for their Simufilam Alzheimer’s disease treatment.(more…)
Good, Clean Fun
OK, you’re going to love this. We’ve enhanced the Top Ten Virtual Traders page with a mesmerizing animation that shows how, over time (both daily and intraday) the position ranks of various virtual traders changes. Just click the button on the page, and away you go! (I have deliberately excluded myself from this animated page, and no, I’m not going to have myself in there).
Sometimes trading opportunities stare you right in the face but most traders are either unable or unwilling to see them. A lot of that has to do with what many refer to as one’s personal ‘lens’. But honestly the reality is that many traders have a tendency to stick with what they already know and the way they do it, even if that has been proven to not yield positive results on a long term basis.(more…)