Seeking Alpha

John Lounsbury's  Instablog

John Lounsbury
Send Message
John Lounsbury, Managing Editor and Co-founder of Global Economic Intersection, provides comprehensive financial planning and investment advisory services to a small number of families on a fee only basis. He has a background which includes 34 years with a major international corporation, 25... More
My company:
John B Lounsbury CFP
My blog:
Global Economic Intersection
View John Lounsbury's Instablogs on:
  • Beware Of Orderly Markets

    I have long believed that comfortable is a bad place for me to be as an investor. That's why the chart tonight from the 5 Min. Forecast is unsettling.

    (click to enlarge)

    This shows an exceptionally well-behaved four month advance.

    Why does this give me a little unease? Well, for one thing, my name is not Alfred E. Newman.

    Disclosure: I have no positions in any stocks mentioned, and no plans to initiate any positions within the next 72 hours.

    Oct 06 12:02 AM | Link | Comment!
  • Non-Farms Payrolls During The Great Recession

    Interesting item from ChartoftheDay:

    Look at all the stimulus from government jobs!!! (Hint: Sarcasm.)

    Oct 05 11:40 PM | Link | Comment!
  • The Secret Formula For The Price Of Gold

    My favorite source of snippets has another one. From the 5 Min. Forecast:

    The price of gold has a tight correlation (with occasional divergences) to the sum of the Federal reserve Balance Sheet and China's foreign reserves.

    Disclosure: I have no positions in any stocks mentioned, and no plans to initiate any positions within the next 72 hours.

    Sep 28 12:16 AM | Link | 3 Comments
Full index of posts »
Latest Followers

StockTalks

More »

Latest Comments


Posts by Themes
Instablogs are Seeking Alpha's free blogging platform customized for finance, with instant set up and exposure to millions of readers interested in the financial markets. Publish your own instablog in minutes.