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Why This Small-Cap Energy Stock Could Double… Again

Successful short-term trading is a learnable skill. It takes a combination of a keen eye to identify changing fundamentals within the market or company and the ability to read price. By "reading price," I mean the aptitude to study price chan...
by Forex Trading System Blog on Mar 10, 2014

Abenomics Crucified With Lowest GDP Since Abe, Worst Current Account Deficit On Record

"It's the weather" That's all Abe has left to pretend that 'recovery' is right around the corner. Japan just printed its worst current account deficit on record and its worst GDP growth since Abenomics was unveiled – bot...
by Forex Trading System Blog on Mar 9, 2014

Don’t Miss The Huge Opportunity In Emerging Markets

Sometimes an investment idea is so strong, it bears repeating. #-ad_banner-#In late February, my colleague Michael Vodicka implored readers to give emerging market stocks a fresh look. Though he cautioned that these struggling markets may not have ye...
by Forex Trading System Blog on Mar 9, 2014

Guest Post: Is US Losing The New Cold War?

Authored by Kristina Wong and Jeremy Herb, originally posted at The Hill, If there is a new cold war with Russia, many observers believe the U.S. is losing it. First under President George W. Bush and now under President Obama, the U.S. and Vladimir...
by Forex Trading System Blog on Mar 8, 2014

How Buffett’s Legacy Should Change The Way You Invest

If you read StreetAuthority Daily on a regular basis, you know that we've been talking a lot about what we call "Legacy Assets" lately. We've shown you what they are, what they can do for your portfolio — and even shared a coupl...
by Forex Trading System Blog on Mar 8, 2014

4 Reasons To Dump This Struggling Retailer

When assessing a company's stock, many investors make it a point to check out its bonds, too. This can often provide insight into a firm's financial health and where its stock price is headed. #-ad_banner-#Keeping an eye on credit ratings is...
by Forex Trading System Blog on Mar 8, 2014

Where Buffett Is Finding The Market’s Best Yields

In today's world of high-frequency, short-term trading, many funds have sprung up that take positions based purely on statistics and for mere seconds (or less) at a time. Fundamentals get thrown out of the window; long-term appreciation and divid...
by Forex Trading System Blog on Mar 7, 2014

In Venezuela, This Is How You Convert $1 Into $175,000

Submitted by Francisco Toro via the Caracas Chronicles blog, Say you come into Venezuela with just and an eye for business. Just how much money can you turn that bill into using tried-and-true, being-used-right-now scams? With a bit of gumption the a...
by Forex Trading System Blog on Mar 6, 2014

The Herd Mentality – The Left Tail Will Follow The Right Tail

Submitted by Guy Haselmann of Scotiabank The Herd Mentality – The Left Tail Will Follow the Right Tail Last Friday in NY, I attended a fabulous Monetary Policy Forum sponsored by the Initiative on Global Markets, a thought-leadership-medium set-up...
by Forex Trading System Blog on Mar 5, 2014

GaveKal Answers “How Low Can The Renminbi Go”

From Chen Long of Evergreen GaveKal Renminbi Limbo: How Low Can It Go? As we argued last week, the recent depreciation of the Chinese currency was engineered by the central bank—not as a competitive devaluation, but rather to rout speculators makin...
by Forex Trading System Blog on Mar 4, 2014

More IMF Lies?

Presented with little comment.. Compare this: *U.S. ECONOMIC GROWTH IS GATHERING SPEED, IMF’S LIPTON SAYS To the following chart…   It appears the “big lie” remains well and truly in place… Just keep repeating it...
by Forex Trading System Blog on Mar 3, 2014

Ukraine Accuses Russian Fighter Jets Of Violating Its Airspace

Infantry, navy, and now air force. At least according to the Ukraine, which reported that Russian fighter jets twice violated Ukraine’s air space over the Black Sea during the night, Interfax news agency quoted the Defence Ministry as saying on...
by Forex Trading System Blog on Mar 3, 2014

Schlichter: “Bitcoin Is Cryptographic Gold”

Submitted by Detlev Schlichter via DetlevSchlichter.com, The Bitcoin phenomenon has now reached the mainstream media where it met with a reception that ranged from sceptical to outright hostile. The recent volatility in the price of bitcoins and the...
by Forex Trading System Blog on Mar 2, 2014

The Answer is 42

The Answer is 42 By Cognitive Dissonance     Come visit a uniquely different website and enter the mind of Cognitive Dissonance www.TwoIceFloes.com   One would think that the answer is entirely dependent upon the question, and normally...
by Forex Trading System Blog on Mar 2, 2014

The Greatest Propaganda Coup Of Our Time?

From Mike Whitney of Counterpunch The Greatest Propaganda Coup of Our Time? There’s good propaganda and bad propaganda. Bad propaganda is generally crude, amateurish Judy Miller “mobile weapons lab-type” nonsense that figures that people are so...
by Forex Trading System Blog on Mar 1, 2014

How Facebook Exploits Underage Girls In Its Quest For Ad Revenue

Submitted by Mike Krieger of Liberty Blitzkrieg How Facebook Exploits Underage Girls in its Quest for Ad Revenue Sophie Bean, 14, of Sequim, Wash., said she was thought she was “liking” a Facebook ad related to fashion modeling. Instead, it promo...
by Forex Trading System Blog on Mar 1, 2014

Fortress Loses Millions On Bitcoin Investment

Readers will recall that back in October, when the only way for Bitcoin seemed up, none other than the head of sophisticated hedge fund/private equity megafund Fortress Group, Michael Novogratz, recommended buying Bitcoin:  “I have a nice...
by Forex Trading System Blog on Feb 28, 2014

Futures Tread Record Territory Water Following Overnight China, Ukraine Fireworks

In addition to the already noted fireworks out of China, where the Yuan saw the biggest daily plunge since 2008 and the ongoing and very rapid newsflow out of the Ukraine, focus this morning was very much of the latest Eurozone CPI data, which despit...
by Forex Trading System Blog on Feb 28, 2014

Ukraine: A Deep State Analysis

Submitted by Charles Hugh Smith from Of Two Minds Ukraine: A Deep State Analysis Some preliminary thoughts on a complex situation. It doesn’t take any special insight into the situation in Ukraine to conclude that no one narrative illuminates a...
by Forex Trading System Blog on Feb 27, 2014

Frontrunning: February 27

European Bonds Surge on Slowing German Inflation, Ukraine Tumult  (BBG) Ukraine tensions hit shares (Reuters) Debating Geithner’s Appearances in 2008 Transcripts  (Hilsenrath) Tensions in Asia Stoke Rising Nationalism in Japan (WSJ) GM In...
by Forex Trading System Blog on Feb 27, 2014


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