Archive | October, 2011

November 1 : Quote of the Day

“It is not my job to guarantee financial stability,” said outgoing European Central Bank President, Jean Claude Trichet.

Read full story Comments are closed

Making Waves In China

I certainly made a splash during my recent visit to China, where the local press covered me like a visiting rock star. I guess personally knowing the founders of the modern People’s Republic and being one of the few westerners to survive the Cultural Revolution 40 years ago, didn’t hurt. To read the full page […]

Read full story Comments are closed

My Take on the “Occupy Wall Street” Movement

“How to dress for a riot?” was the question I found myself facing as I prepared to depart for an “Occupy San Francisco” demonstration and march in San Francisco on Saturday morning. I settled for Levis, Nike’s, a black T-shirt, a black and orange San Francisco Giants baseball cap, and a great big handkerchief in […]

Read full story Comments are closed

Macro Millionaires Make Instant Killing on Euro Short

Macro Millionaires made an instant killing on the collapse of the Euro today, scoring a one day gain of 58% from the Friday close. Those who bought the double leveraged short Euro ETF, the (EUO), scored an immediate 6.5% profit. Thanks to these red hot trades, Macro Millionaires are now up nearly 44% in their […]

Read full story Comments are closed

SOLD OUT! Last Chance to Join the San Francisco November 4 Strategy Luncheon

Come join me for lunch at the Mad Hedge Fund Trader’s Global Strategy Update, which I will be conducting in San Francisco on Friday, November 4, 2011. An excellent meal will be followed by a wide ranging discussion and a 60 minute question-and-answer period. I’ll be giving you my up-to-date view on stocks, bonds, currencies, […]

Read full story Comments are closed

The Stock Market’s Dream Scenario

I’m sitting here with a mountain of technical analysis reports that are causing my desk to buckle this morning, all shouting “breakout”, “buy”, and “uptrend”. So I’m wondering, “is there a scenario out there where these might actually come to pass?” At this point I thought it might be useful to engage in what Albert […]

Read full story Comments are closed

Who’s Doing All That Buying?

Market observers were stunned, amazed, and gob smacked when trading volumes surged with the 300 point move in the Dow last Thursday. Are retail investors at last making a long awaited return to the stock market? Have they broken with tradition and started buying a bottom, instead of a top? Not a chance. Much of […]

Read full story Comments are closed

Quote of the Day: October 31st

“When you run in debt, you give to another power over your liberty,” said Benjamin Franklin.

Read full story Comments are closed

Bond Market Crash Sends Macro Millionaire to New All Time High

The abject failure of yesterday’s seven year Treasury bond auction and the crash that ensued has enabled the year-to-date return for my Macro Millionaire trade mentoring program to soar to a new all-time high of 43%. The 30 year bond plunged a staggering six points from the previous day’s high. Yields on ten year government […]

Read full story Comments { 0 }

Report From New Zealand

I am writing this report from the Duke of Marlborough Hotel and Pub in remote Russell, off the east coast of New Zealand’s North Island. One known as “The Hell Hole of the Pacific”, in 1835, no less an authority than Charles Darwin claimed this 19th century whaling port was populated with “the refuse of […]

Read full story Comments { 0 }

Testimonial

I have always had a passion for the markets and Macro Millionaire gave me the courage to make my first trade. At the time I was unemployed and put in everything I could scrape together – about ten thousand dollars. For me this was a free education, as the profits would pay for all the […]

Read full story Comments { 0 }

Quote of the Day: October 28th

“It’s far better to buy a wonderful company at a fair price than a fair company at a wonderful price” said Oracle of Omaha, Warren Buffett.

Read full story Comments { 0 }

Trade Alert – (FXE) October 27, 2011

As a potentially profitable opportunity presents itself, John will send you an alert with specific trade information as to what should be bought, when to buy it, and at what price.

Read full story Comments { 0 }

Get Ready to Short the Euro Again

The financial markets exploded to the upside overnight with news of Europe’s triple resolution of their sovereign debt crisis. As I predicted in my letter only yesterday, the move has caught traders by surprise, enabling markets to break out to the upside from the recent ranges, and give this fall rally longer legs than most […]

Read full story Comments { 0 }

The Bull Market in Mustangs

The Western US has found a new wrinkle in the housing collapse, where homeowners are desperately struggling to cut living costs to meet the next doubling of their adjustable rate mortgage payments on their underwater houses. Raising horses can cost more than children, so Nevadans are turning them loose to join herds of wild mustangs, […]

Read full story Comments { 0 }