• Gold Advances On Demand While Gold And Silver Mining Stocks Fall On Rising Interest Rates
    Financial Market Report for December 14, 2010 I … The investment demand for Gold, GLD, arose again today, as bond vigilantes called the called the Interest Rate on the 30 Year US Government Bond, $TYX, and the Interest Rate on the US Ten Year Note, $TNX, higher, as the US Federal... More »
    Dec. 14, 2010 UUP, GLD, FXE
  • 12-15 TRADE REPORT
    THE MORNING REPORT Trading Day: WEDNESDAY – December 15th, 2010  OVERVIEW:  WHERE’S THE BEEF FOMC came and went with the equivalent of a small sniffle.  With the Fed keeping things unchanged the market stumbled and then found the path to the short side... More »
    Dec. 14, 2010
    Has anybody noticed where the NDX is? It is almost right back to its 2007 levels. Lehman Shmeman. Bear Stearns? Who needs brokerage firms/investment banks? The NDX loves unemployment, deflation/inflation concerns and home foreclosures.I am hoping the sky falls so the NDX can bust right through... More »
    Dec. 14, 2010 QQQ, NDAQ
  • US Army going Mobile
    When I think about the US Military it seems like they are always on one end of the technology spectrum or the other. Either they are on the bleeding edge where if they told you about the technology they are working on they would have to kill you or on the other extreme where maybe they will... More »
    Dec. 14, 2010 AAPL, GOOG
  • The demise of “originator” products?
    Posted by Sisi Yang, GBI Analyst The second version of "Measures for the Administration of Drug Price (Draft)*" initiated by National Development and Reform Committee (NDRC) has been recently completed, suggesting that separate pricing and the notion of originators will be gradually... More »
    Dec. 14, 2010
  • Tuesday, December 14, 2010 End-Of-Day Update
    Stocks began the trading session today with small gains and similar to yesterday gave back the majority of the gains by the closing bell.  However, the action didn't give a clear indication that investors were selling shares heavily.  But the breadth of the market weakened... More »
    Dec. 14, 2010 DIA, SPY, QQQ
    Approaching year end there are negative divergences popping up on the daily charts. In my opinion this is a tricky time of the year to trade and I probably will not do anything. This divergence will be hard to ignore though. If we do have a correction keep in mind that we are very far away from... More »
    Dec. 14, 2010 SPY
  • The Accumulator Trade 1 Open 15 Dec 2010
      By Bob Kirtley   15 December 2010   The first trade for this Accumulator is as follows: Purchased 100 contracts of Silver Wheaton Corporation (SLW) March 2011, Call Options, strike price of $42.00 for $3.30 for a cost of $33,000.00. We reserve the... More »
    Dec. 14, 2010
  • 16 Rules for International Investing Success – Part I
    Read full article at:;-part-i.phpSir John Templeton is one of the investment gurus of our time and is regarded as the founding father of overseas investing.  Templeton amassed a fortune by investing in overseas markets and his Templeton... More »
    Dec. 14, 2010
  • What CTAs, CPOs, and IBs Should Know About Entity Formation
    Oftentimes one of the most challenging aspects of starting a commodity futures or forex business is selecting the proper form of legal entity.  Routinely we are asked questions like:  “How should I structure my commodity trading advisor (“CTA”)?” ... More »
    Dec. 14, 2010