The Downside of Social Trading Chatrooms

Every technological innovation comes with its own accidents and variants. When social media became a “thing”–that is, a way for people to virtually gather and be with one another, it also paved the way for virtual and “real” forms of

Newsletter – May 2021

Upcoming Government Reports & Holidays     May 03 CONSTRUCTION SPENDING REPORT May 04 US INTERNATIONAL TRADE IN GOODS & SERVICES… May 04 MANUFACTURERS’ SHIPMENTS, IN… – FULL REPORT May 07 EMPLOYMENT SITUATION REPORT May 07 MONTHLY WHOLESALE TRADE: SALES

Newsletter – Apr 2021

Upcoming Government Reports & Holidays   Apr 01 CONSTRUCTION SPENDING REPORT Apr 02 EMPLOYMENT SITUATION REPORT Apr 05 MANUFACTURERS’ SHIPMENTS, INV… – FULL REPORT Apr 07 US INTERNATIONAL TRADE IN GOODS & SERVICES… Apr 09 PRODUCER PRICE INDEX REPORT Apr

Should I Short the Market at Its Current Levels?

Many retail traders have been asking this question for quite a few months. “Should I short the market; isn’t it overvalued; might the market be reflecting ‘irrational exuberance’”? It’s time to address this question, as the question itself necessitates answers

Why Higher Bond Yields Can Cause the Market to Crash

On a Thursday in late February, stocks took a tumble from their lofty perch. The Dow Jones Industrial Average lost 1.8%, the S&P 500 went down 2.5%, and the Nasdaq Composite dropped 3.5%.These numbers represent the worst days for these

Newsletter – Mar 2021

Upcoming Government Reports & Holidays   Mar 01 CONSTRUCTION SPENDING REPORT Mar 04 MANUFACTURERS’ SHIPMENTS, INV… – FULL REPORT Mar 05 EMPLOYMENT SITUATION REPORT Mar 05 US INTERNATIONAL TRADE IN GOODS & SERVICES… Mar 08 MONTHLY WHOLESALE TRADE: SALES &

Where Might Silver Be Heading in 2021?

The ramifications of the 2020 pandemic will be felt for years to come. This is especially true on the economic side of things. In 2021, people are investing in a range of assets to help safeguard their portfolios from this

How to Trade Gold Futures With a Broad Spectrum Perspective

Note: The current COVID pandemic has changed the face of business, markets, and the economy. Some of these changes will be permanent, others will bear outcomes that may affect businesses and households for years to come. When it comes to

Newsletter – Feb 2021

Upcoming Government Reports & Holidays     Feb 01 CONSTRUCTION SPENDING REPORT Feb 02 HOUSING VACANCIES & HOME OWNERSHIP Feb 04 MANUFACTURERS’ SHIPMENTS, INV… – FULL REPORT Feb 05 US INTERNATIONAL TRADE IN GOODS & SERVICES… Feb 05 EMPLOYMENT SITUATION