There are Always Two Sides. Zealots and Pessimits Only See One.

On Sundays I like to listen to my favorite podcasts.  I’ve shared my favorite investing podcasts, including Financial sense and Macro Talk.  The first of those has paid and free content, and every other week the end of the free Saturday podcast includes a ‘macro’ section.  I’ve described what macro Read more…

Stock Lessons on a Down Morning

Readers know I expected things to fall. One can never be certain when trying to predict the actions of others. but Powell keeps saying the same thing over and over, and I don’t understand why market optimists are optimistic. Markets usually test their lows, so I would think that we Read more…

Traders

I was wrong about the market open, and not a good idea to make a prediction on a Friday, even after Labor Day. So actually move when the volume is extremely light as it is today. But the day is young and I am betting we will close significantly lower Read more…

At the 100-Day

QQQ is at the 100 day moving average. If you are not into stocks don’t bother with this one…. it will be boring. For me it is almost like watching a sporting event. Powell said yesterday that he is commited, and will be for a long time. Expect 0.75% again Read more…

Stock Traders: Have Fun!

I do not give trading advice. I am not trained as a financial advisor. I do not want to testify before Congress like the meme stock guy — Keith Gill aka Roaring Kitty — had to do last year. I’d have to get a nickname for the press… wear that Read more…