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  • Medical Australia to receive immediate revenue from Smith & Nephew distribution agreement
    Medical Australia (ASX: MLA) has received a major vote of confidence in the company's products, with a distribution agreement signed with global player Smith & Nephew. The agreement was signed with the Canadian arm of medical device company, and the result for Medical Australia is immediate... More »
    Aug. 22, 2011
  • Outlook for Tomorrow
    DJIA inverse H&S on the 1h chart. H&S can be reversal or consolidation patterns. Right now the DJIA could trade as high as 11,187, or as low as 10,545. Natural gas is forming a corrective wave and it is toward the bottom of a range. As of right now, gas could trade as high as 3965,... More »
    Aug. 22, 2011
  • When Governments Must Be Cool
    When Governments Must Be CoolWe have to confess that we're not among the most diligent readers of the New York Times, and in particular tend to avoid the work of their star columnist Thomas L. Friedman, but one particularly unsettling example did come to our attention last week.  It is of... More »
    Aug. 22, 2011
  • iSonea chief executive officer says company can lead a global revolution in asthma management
    New chief executive officer of iSonea, (ASX:KSX) (formerly KarmelSonix) Michael Thomas said the company has a real chance to lead a global revolution in the way breathing disorders, especially asthma, are managed. Thomas said in his first address since taking over the reins said "we... More »
    Aug. 22, 2011
  • Quote of the Day
    “I used to tell lies. But I’ve given it up, because the field has become overrun with amateurs,” said the great American 19th century humorist, Mark Twain.
    Aug. 22, 2011
  • The Hardest Job in the World
    US Vice President, Joe Biden, currently has the toughest job in the world. He has gone to China, hat in hand, to convince the country’s leaders to buy even more US Treasury bonds than they already have. This he must do with ten year yields approaching 2.0%, delivering some of the largest... More »
    Aug. 22, 2011
  • German GDP is Another Nail in the Coffin for the Global Economy
    Major hedge fund strategists were stunned by German’s Q2 GDP, which came in at a feeble seasonally adjusted 0.1%. This is a mere shadow of the more virile 1.5% growth seen in Q1. In one shot, economic growth has downshifted from a rapid 4.7% rate to a more American style 2.7%. Germany has... More »
    Aug. 22, 2011
  • Come Join Me for Lunch in Seattle on Friday, September 16
    Come join me for lunch for the Mad Hedge Fund Trader’s Global Strategy Update, which I will be conducting in Seattle on Friday, September 16, 2011. A three course lunch will be followed by a 30 minute PowerPoint presentation and a one hour question-and-answer period. I’ll be giving... More »
    Aug. 22, 2011
  • Quote of the Day
    “The next time we have a global economic crisis it will be much worse than in 2008. There will be money printing and war. The whole system will collapse. You don’t want to own government bonds and cash. Equities don’t do well, but at least you still have the ownership of... More »
    Aug. 22, 2011
  • Lessons From the Crash of 2011
    The Dow only moved double digits today, down 78 points, finally delivering the sort of quiet, somnolescent, low volume day one would normally expect during the dog days of August. Last week was one of the most violent in market history and traders are bracing themselves for more. So let us take... More »
    Aug. 22, 2011