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Sometimes I am utterly baffled and confused at a business model. More often than not, after a while, whatever I’m confused about blows up utterly, affirming there was a basis for my confoundment. One recent example is the entire Electric Charger industry, which is just plain stupid. Tesla owns this forward, backwards, and upside down. The resulting catastrophe has been no surprise.(more…)
If you wondering what’s going to be a bigger deal – – the introduction of the iPhone 732 by Apple on Tuesday morning or the CPI number on Wednesday morning, I’ve got a hint for you:
If there is ANY thing that has the opportunity to absolutely send this market reeling, it’s this figure, which is taking place precisely eleven months after the horrible Rolo Low.
It is positively remarkable how much strength these Fibonaccis continue to have with Tesla. It’s like the news flow doesn’t even matter anymore. The price is tethered to this tight range, with the tinted area acting as an iron lid on price ascent.
Let’s take a look at seven interesting Exchange Traded Funds this Sunday. We begin with DBC, the commodity fund, which is looking fairly bullish. Not only have prices busted above the descending channel, but there’s a well-formed base I’ve tinted in green which suggests higher prices again. Thus, more inflation. Thus, the FOMC is utterly hosed.(more…)