Palantir, the Palo Alto-based company with its Alex Karp crazy-hair guy, has lost the majority of its market cap in just one year’s time. If James Altucher wasn’t proof enough, maybe Mr. Karp will finally demonstrate my point irrefutably.
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The Rain in Ukraine
Well. How about that, huh?
Having finished The Rise and Fall of the Third Reich a couple of weeks ago, I learned a thing or two about deception when it comes to countries in Europe doing their invasion-thang. What’s actually happening over there now, who knows, but what I can tell you is my “Buy Gold and Short Everything Else” philosophy seems to be working out quite nicely as of late.
I am typing this about half an hour before the opening bell (I often say that during tumultuous times, just in case the market is in a radically different place when you finally get the chance to read this post), but as of this tippity-typing on my keyboard, it certain seems that certain support levels are being threatened in the world of equities:(more…)