Posted by Martin February 08, 2018

Why the freakout? History shows rising rates have been good for stocks

Using Kensho, a hedge fund analytics tool, CNBC looked at what happens during major periods of rising interest rates. The findings show the market rose big during five of six instances and only fell slightly during the one lagging period.   Getty Images   The stock market is plunging on rising interest rates worries, but Continue reading →

Posted by Martin February 08, 2018

-10.13% from ATH

The market just entered a healthy correction when it felt for second time more than 100 points in a day (-3.75%). Unless you got caught in a wrong trade this sell off is a great opportunity to buy more shares of cheap stocks. Unfortunately, people blow up their accounts or are fully invested and they Continue reading →

Weekly Results – Feb 03, 2018

  With one of the largest selloff in recent few years our Net liquidation values (Net-Liq) got obviously a hit. Great gains (on paper) turned down in a day. But it happened only due to a spike in volatility. As of now many of our trades are still in good shape thanks to trading our Continue reading →

Posted by Martin January 30, 2018

Trade safe and preserve capital

This was an ugly day today. But honestly this is good for the health of this bull market as we were pretty much in a parabolic move and correction is needed. It would be nice and healthy to retreat all the way down to 2700.     Sometimes people ask me why I am selling Continue reading →

Posted by Martin January 19, 2018

Consumers are confident and spening; expect the market going higher

Posted by Guest January 07, 2018

Why Bitcoin Is the Most Dangerous Global Scam in 20 Years

When bitcoin inevitably crashes, inexperienced investors who believed the hype could lose everything.     Originally published by Vivek Wadhwa on LinkedIn: “Why Bitcoin Is the Largest Ponzi Scheme in Human History” During the late ’90s, Silicon Valley venture capitalists and New York City investment bankers used phrases such as “monetizing eyeballs,” “stickiness,” and “B2C” Continue reading →

Posted by Martin December 31, 2017

Traders – Millions by the Minute

I like movies and documentaries about trading and investing. Here are some of my favorites (Episodes One & Two).     If you want to see more videos, visit our video archive.

Posted by Martin December 29, 2017

2017 Trading year is over. Long live the King!

Posted by Martin December 27, 2017

Robots entering Wall Street

Posted by Guest December 21, 2017

How Will a Tax Overhaul Impact Business Activity?

  Current proposals between the House and the Senate to provide much-needed relief to middle-class Americans have gained traction in recent weeks after the Senate voted in favor of tax reform. It’s important appreciate the importance of tax reform in the US – the world #1 biggest economy. According to the Republicans, tax savings will Continue reading →