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Category Archives: Trading Rules

“It’s A Huge Story”: China Launching “Petroyuan” In Two Months

As a reminder, nothing lasts forever… The World Bank's former chief economist wants to replace the US dollar with a single global super-currency, saying it will create a more stable global financial system. "The dominance of the greenback is the root cause of global financial and economic crises," Justin Yifu Lin told Bruegel, a Brussels-based […]

GDXJ’s Epic Rebalance – It’s Knife-Catching Time

Authored by Kevin Muir via The Macro Tourist blog, Do you remember the opening scene of the movie Trainspotting? Renton tries to give up heroin. He decides to kick his junk habit cold turkey, and boards himself in his room. Even before he starts to feel the symptoms of withdrawal, Renton has ripped off the […]

Here Are The 7 Rules Bank Of America Uses To Decide When It Is Time To Sell The Market

With the Trumflation rally fizzling with every passing day, the only question asked by traders is "Is it time to sell the market?" According to Bank of America, the answer, at least for now, is no. That's the conclusion of BofA's chief investment strategist Michael Hartnett who looks at the bank's 7 favorite, proprietary market-timing […]

7 Impossible Trading Rules To Follow

Submitted by Lance Roberts via, Over the last two weeks, a lot of the bullish sentiment that was embedded in the market has now given way to fear. I have written many articles previously on investing, portfolio and risk management and the fallacy of long-term “average” rates of returns. Unfortunately, few heed these warnings until […]

Frontrunning: August 25

Stock futures lower as countdown to Yellen speech begins (Reuters) Italy quake death toll nears 250 as rescuers search demolished towns (Reuters) Central bankers eye public spending to plug $1 trillion investment gap (Reuters) Chelsea Clinton Plans to Stay on Board of Family Foundation (WSJ) Bond Traders Are Desperate for Direction From Yellen in Jackson […]

Jeffrey Miller: “I Don’t Know How Dumb Things Will Get Before Central Banks Finally Stop”

Jeffrey Miller’s weekly letter did a masterful job describing how the Fed is simultaneously the most destructive organization on the planet yet also now the most useless.  As we have done on numerous occasions, Miller points out the many negative consequences of the misinformed Fed policy that has driven a record $13 trillion of government […]

The Forex Monopoly

Forex is a Monopoly, controlled by a small ‘cartel’ of big banks.  That’s changing, and changing fast – as a number of non-bank FX participants are replacing the traditional ‘big 12.’  As we explain in Splitting Pennies – the fact remains, if a small group of companies controlled and manipulated the price of any other […]

ZeroHedge: Emperor Securities Shows How To Successfully Fleece Retail Investors

Be prepared for the next great transfer of wealth. Buy physical silver and storable food. When Valeant slashed its guidance back in March, we took a look at what the analysts were thinking just prior to that announcement and what we found was troubling, yet predictable. And now, the "morning after", we finally have the […]

ZeroHedge: An Investor’s Compendium Of Wall Street Wisdoms

Be prepared for the next great transfer of wealth. Buy physical silver and storable food. Submitted by Lance Roberts via, Over the last 30-years, I have endeavored to learn from my own mistakes and, trust me, I have paid plenty of “stupid-tax.” However, it is only from making mistakes, that we learn how to become […]

2 Years Of Pain Trades Amid Faltering Faith In The 3 Big Bull Beliefs

"The end of QE mattered" admits BofAML, adding that "the impact was not replaced by BoJ or ECB dollars." It is this new 'hostile' investment backdrop as liquidity cheer swings to illiquidity fear (and two years of non-stop "pain trades") that has faith in the big three bull beliefs fading fast. October's "pain trade" has […]