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Market Slice: Dollar Daze

  What to expect in this week’s Market Slice: What exactly is going on with metals in trading and how this is impacting the price of gold and silver How this fluctuation is impacting foreign currencies and trading portfolios Details on the “Yen Crisis” and the price of Gold in Japanese Yen and Euros Readers …

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Market Slice: Does a Bear…?

  What to expect in this week’s Market Slice: The bear market continues to move downwards, keeping the bear market alive and taking a plummet to some stocks. What triggers can cause a market crash. Asymmetrical trades and how this risk-to-reward is really starting to pay off! A Bear is a Bear A bear is …

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Market Slice: Summertime Blues?

  Note to Market Slice Readers: Traditionally late August is a slow time for markets, as institutional traders take their bonus-fueled vacations and the retail crowd (that’s you and me) enjoy the late summer days (and oh those summer nights… RIP Olivia Newton John!) This year, though, the market has put on a nice summer …

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Market Slice: Are Political Leaders Ignoring the Obvious?

  No Recession? In a very real sense, we are at a pivotal moment for the economy, and the markets. Tuesday’s Federal Open Market Committee announcement is expected to bring another 75 basis point increase to the Fed Funds rate. Most analysts agree this rate hike is already baked into current stock prices, and it’s …

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Market Slice: This is What a Bear Market Rally Looks Like

  Note to Market Slice Readers:  This week’s stock market rally brought new recent highs in the NASDAQ, the S&P, and the Dow. Conventional opinion held that all the bad news – low earnings reports, continued high inflation, and the forthcoming increase in the Fed funds rate for instance – had all been discounted into …

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