STOCK MARKET SHAKEOUT

The risk off move continues this morning. Although most pundits are attributing the sudden decline to Trump’s Comey woes, it feels like there is more going on. If the market was truly solely worried about Trump’s missteps, then American assets...

AN E.T.A. FOR THE MAN WITH THE PIN

Everyone is aware of the manic rise in the price of real estate in countries such as Canada and Australia over the past few years. Yet many forget, for the entire rally, there has been a host of skeptics ringing...

WAS NOBLE THE SILVER SELLER?

I don’t want to goocher it, but it looks like I might have fluked into picking up some silver last week near the bottom (Wallace prepares to buy some silver). That post is just proof that some of us were...

THE VIX ARTICLE NO ONE WILL LIKE

I am pretty sure no one will like today’s post. Half of my readers will be disappointed by the discussion of VIX product intricacies, and the ones not put off by the technical nature of volatility pricing, will throw bricks...

AN EPIC TRADING TALE FROM NORWAY

We all know Buffett’s line about sitting around the poker table, but too often, we fail to apply it in our day to day trading or investing. It’s easy to fall for the latest story sweeping Wall Street without thinking...