When Trading and Investing Collide (In a Good Way)

Many traders are familiar with the concept of the covered call strategy.  Few know what it really means though. The concept is quite simple.  You own stock.  You then sell...

Europe’s Auto Sector Suffers As Dieselgate And China’s Downturn Hit Sales

Trade wars, Dieselgate and recession risk are having a major impact on the European auto industry, as I describe in my new video interview with ICIS Chemical Business deputy editor,...

India, Russia and China Make Three

Will Dubby Fuqua Artist Arnold Lieberman Gallery To counter Trump’s’ protectionism, India and Russia are backing a “new” multilateral trading system. Today, published in South China Morning Post, Lee Jeong-ho wrote...

IMO 2020: The Big Shipping Shake-Up

Over 90% of all global trade takes place on our oceans. Unfortunately, the network of 59,000 vessels powering international commerce runs on sulfur-laden bunker fuel, and resulting emissions are causing...

Why May 23 Could Be A Big Turning Point For The...

Fed Minutes Seem Bullish For Equities The Fed minutes today seems very dovish to me and should be viewed as a positive for the equity markets. My take away, the...

Trade Issues Will Drive Market Trends – PART II

In PART I of this report we talked about and showed you the charts of the Hang Seng and DAX index charts and what is likely to unfold. In...

UBER-Yet Another Crappy IPO That Could Have Easily Been Avoided With...

Well, it's Deja Vu all over again. The next well hyped crappy IPO is....drumroll.....Uber. So, here's a "rinse and repeat" article originally published for previously well hyped crappy IPOs:...

[Exclusive] Righting Wrongs

Politicians are a lot like drug companies promising a pill that will make you feel better.  They never cure you. Instead they delay and mask the inevitable. If they...

Something That Everyone Knows Isn’t Worth Anything…

The pendulum of the mind alternates between sense and nonsense. ~ Carl Jung Politics is a pendulum whose swings between anarchy and tyranny are fueled by perennially rejuvenated illusions. ~...

Trade Fears Strengthen US Bond Market’s 2019 Rally

US fixed income was already on a roll this year, but this week’s renewed concerns about the US-China trade battle have strengthened the bull market in bonds as a...

SPX

The markets are dropping. A lot. More than people are comfortable with. Yet, are we in any real danger of a huge market correction? History says there are risk-off...

With Trump Threatening To Tighten The Trade Screws, Here’s A Look...

President Donald Trump’s weekend tweets threatening additional tariffs brings new emphasis to the issue of how his administration’s imposition of these extra levies has impacted American finances. There are...