Global Markets-It’s Do-Or-Die Time

Almost all of the US and global markets volatility has taken place over the last 6+ trading days. Even though economic data continues to show a strengthening US economy and…

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Buy These 3 Stocks Tomorrow! Downside Protection

These are the 3 Stocks you should buy during a market correction. US equities continue to trade at or near all-time highs, when the correction happens make sure you are…

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Midweek Market Podcast – December 1

This week is all about the Omicron variant, and the surprise from Chair Powell ahead of the much anticipated NFP data as the new month dawns.   HotForex · Midweek…

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Coming to Peace With Market Volatility: Part II

The bad news is that the annualized volatility of the market premium has been almost twice as large as the premium itself at 15%, and therefore has had a wide…

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A stark reminder that the bond market is still in charge

Rates open lower The US bond market was closed for Thanksgiving but opened again just after midnight GMT and yields fell 3-6 basis points across the curve. My suspicion is…

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Silver Price Forecast: XAG/USD struggled at $25.00, retreated to the $24.50 region amid falling US yields

As Wall Street closes, silver (XAG/USD) finished the session in the red, down almost 1%, at $24.58 at the time of writing. Friday’s session witnessed

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My Favorite Investing Books, Blogs, Papers, and Podcasts

With the exception of the books, everything is available for free. Even then, you might be able to find a copy of some of the books at your local library….

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The Pattern Day Trader (PDT) Rule Explained. How to Avoid It?

The Pattern Day Trader (PDT) rule is an important and yet misunderstood concept in the United States. The rule was introduced by Congress and is currently overseen by the Financial…

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Traditional or Roth Retirement Account?

In 2018 I wrote about the magic of compounding and the tyranny of taxes, and showed how significant tax-deferred growth is over the long-term.  In this article I’ll refer to…

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Trade Wars: Definition and Trading Implications

Geopolitical tensions have been rising globally in the past few years. The best-known tensions are between countries like the United States and China. These tensions have led to what are…

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