I look forward to the new trading month, which starts this Friday. The image below tells you everything you need to know. Major economic events are on the left. The concentration and importance of earnings events is represented on the right. Good luck.
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.
Let’s talk about my credit score a moment, shall we?(more…)
In case you haven’t heard, interest rates have had a slight uptick in recent months. Please observe the up-to-date rate charts below and be amazed (and brace yourself for when your monthly mortgage payment is adjusted):(more…)
I’d like to trot out our old friend IYR (real estate ETF) once again as a prospective short-sale candidate (or, in my case, long puts, as I did acquire those today). The little fellow has sealed its gap (and then some). I confess, some ETFs are acting a bit stronger than I expected (I’m looking at you, XLV), but hope springs eternal in the bearish breast.(more…)