Are Stocks Out Of Gas?

September 27, 2016

Stocks are close to highs but there are signs that they are running out of upside gas. In my latest article for Seeking Alpha, I explain why this could be a great week to take some profits in the equity market or to take protection before October arrives. 

Article: Are Stocks Out Of Gas?

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The Silent Bulls Of The Stock Market

September 12, 2016

This is the fortieth anniversary of Vanguard’s S&P500 Index fund, Bogle has had one message for investors over the past four decades, just keep buying. In my latest work for Seeking Alpha, I examine the silent bulls of the stock market, the companies buying back their stock and the three triggers that could cause the market to tank in the near future.

Article: The Silent Bulls Of The Stock Market

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All Pumped Up With Nowhere To Go

August 29, 2016

The price to earnings ratio of many stocks traded on the major indices in the United States are at the highest levels in over a decade. In my latest article for Seeking Alpha, I explain why I continue to be a frustrated bear on stocks and why we could see a sell off in the weeks and months ahead that will rival the one witnessed during the first six weeks of this year.

Article: All Pumped Up With Nowhere To Go

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Equities Are Magnetic

August 22, 2016

Last week the Fed published the July minutes of the FOMC meeting. In my latest piece for Seeking Alpha, which I really enjoyed writing, I explain why equities are juiced beyond belief and why gravitational pull will take them too close to the sun where they will burn up leaving investors holding the bag.

Article: Equities Are Magnetic

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Commodity Stocks Are Telling Us Something

August 15, 2016

Editor’s Pick

Investment in commodities are a totally different animal that investments in the shares of companies that produce the commodity. In my latest work for Seeking Alpha, I explain the difference between the two and look at some commodities where share prices of producers have outperformed price action in commodity and some that have underperformed setting up opportunities for some pretty compelling pair trades.

Article: Commodity Stocks Are Telling Us Something

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Why The Stock Market Is Heading Lower No Matter Who Becomes President

August 15, 2016

There are many reasons why there is danger in the stock market these days, all the while equity price continue to make new highs. In my latest article for Seeking Alpha, I explain why no matter who wins the Presidency the change in  the status quo is likely to upset the apple cart causing a big correction in stock prices.

Article: Why The Stock Market Is Heading Lower No Matter Who Becomes President

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Oil And Gold Tell Us That Equities Are Too Expensive

August 8, 2016

Gold and other precious metals prices have been moving higher which is a reflection of uncertainty in markets and crude oil has been moving lower on supply increases. In my latest article for Seeking Alpha, I explain why lower crude and stronger precious metals could be an ominous signal for the equity markets as we head into a treacherous time of the year for stock prices.

Article: Oil And Gold Tell Us That Equities Are Too Expensive

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The Top Ten Reasons The Second Half Of 2016 Could Be Ugly

July 5, 2016

Editor’s Pick

Q2 is in the books and the outlook for Q3 is foggy as far as the stock markets are concerned. In my latest piece for Seeking Alpha I spell out the ten reasons why equities are likely to have a very rough time over the coming six months.

Article: The Top Ten Reasons The Second Half Of 2016 Could Be Ugly

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Soros Takes on the Central Banks Again- Guess Who Wins

June 16, 2016

George Soros and Carl Icahn have publicly stated that they are bearish on stocks and bonds and Soros is bullish on gold. In my latest article for Seeking Alpha I look at the legendary Soros and while he is a manipulative megalomaniac, he is going to get this one right in a big way as he is taking on his favorite opponent, the central banks of the world.

Article: Soros Takes on the Central Banks Again- Guess Who Wins

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Employment Report Reveals the Mirage in Equities

June 13, 2016

The recent employment report has thrown cold water on any chance for a Fed interest rate hike at the June FOMC meeting this week. In my latest article for Seeking Alpha, I explain why the trend in employment data could be bad news for the U.S. economy which could be headed for recession in the months ahead.

Article: Employment Report Reveals the Mirage in Equities

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