Posts Tagged Economy

Why you need to Understand POMO

on 12 21, 2010 | No Comments

Why you need to Understand POMO

POMO from the NY Fed website: Permanent OMOs: Treasury "The purchase or sale of Treasury securities on an outright basis adds  or drains reserves available in the banking system. Such trans

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Potential Market Crash

on 11 16, 2010 | No Comments

Potential Market Crash

For those of you who follow the news then you know how bad the underlying fundamentals have been.  Just recently though we have seen some significant news comes out of Europe that could act as a drag

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Fed’s Second Round of QE2 – TBT

on 11 3, 2010 | No Comments

Fed's Second Round of QE2 - TBT

For those of you long term readers, you may remember my interest (no pun intended) in watching the Fed's movement in the bond market vs interest rates.  My overall thesis was pretty simple,  cheap m

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August Surprise – QE 2 – Quantitative Easing 2

on 08 8, 2010 | 6 Comments

August Surprise – QE 2 – Quantitative Easing 2

Extend and Pretend – August Surprise – QE 2 – Quantitative Easing – Who comes up with this stuff? Are we on the eve of the next round of manipulation aka “Extend and Pretend” ? Will you

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Week Ahead 7-26

on 07 26, 2010 | No Comments

Week Ahead 7-26

Momentum is your friend. If you can gauge the momentum you can trade/invest.  Momentum is calculated by the mass * velocity.  So for the stock market we can gauge use volume to replace mass and velo

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Short Squeeze

on 07 14, 2010 | No Comments

Short Squeeze

Hopefully everyone read the week ahead last week and agreed with me on the short squeeze that has driven this market.  I think Greenspan coined the term "irrational exuberence" and that is kind of ho

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Week Ahead 7-6-2010

on 07 6, 2010 | No Comments

Week Ahead 7-6-2010

I hope everyone had a nice holiday weekend.  I find that I do more running around then I would like, but it is nice to see friends and family.  I spent most of my day yesterday doing  "chores" arou

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Market is Down over 9% Since I showed YOU How to Hedge

on 07 1, 2010 | No Comments

Market is Down over 9% Since I showed YOU How to Hedge

I guess the main question is: Did you hedge? I can only help those who want to help themselves.   I am glad I can help those people who want help.  I also wanted to thank everyone for the nice e

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Week Ahead 06-29

on 06 29, 2010 | No Comments

Week Ahead 06-29

Well first I have to apologize for taking a much needed break after being sick.  My wife and I celebrated our 12th anniversary on Sunday.  There is a ton of things that have happened in the past wee

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More Economic Stumbling Points

on 06 17, 2010 | No Comments

More Economic Stumbling Points

Even though the talking heads on CNBC are saying that our economy is back on track and that everyone should stop worrying it, the news that came out today should have everyone paying attention. Som

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