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The Final Word on the Electric Nissan Leaf

After driving my all-electric Nissan Leaf four-door hatchback for two years, my final conclusion is that it is absolutely the perfect second car for most American families. Some 90% of all US driving is less than 40 miles a day, and this car is targeted at that market. If a spouse has a reliable daily […]

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January 15, 2013 – Quote of the Day

“When the environment gets really complex, investors tend to rely on superstition to help make investment decisions,” said Jeffrey Kleintop, chief market strategist at LPL Financial.

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January 14, 2013

Global Market Comments January 14, 2013 Fiat Lux Featured Trades: (THE LAST CRISIS TO GO), (SPX), (IWM), (INDU), (QQQ), (TESTIMONIAL)

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The Last Crisis to Go

Generally, the world does not end. That is my sage observation after spending 45 years in the investment industry. Given the recent market action, it appears that money managers are finally coming around to my point of view. Remember the great Debt Ceiling Crisis in July of 2011? Congress held out until the last second […]

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Testimonial

Hey John and the MAD Team, here’s a late Happy New Years! You really nailed and keep nailing great reversals and trends that are just beginning to deserve a watchful eye. I nailed it today, so far, just buying the JPY pairs, and shorting the big bond, this past couple weeks? I’m still a bit […]

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January 14, 2013 – Quote of the Day

“The Fed has created a situation where there is no effective alternative to common stocks,” Said Leon Cooperman of hedge fund Omega Advisers.

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Trade Alert – (TLT) January 11, 2013

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.

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Trade Alert – (FXY) January 11, 2013

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. This is your chance to ‘look over’ John Thomas’ shoulder as he gives you unparalleled insight on major world financial trends BEFORE they happen.

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The Bull Case for AIG

I was in a huge hurry last week when I sent out a Trade Alert to buy insurance giant American International Group (AIG), operating from a Chicago hotel suite with a stock market that was flying. Now that I am home, and have single handedly brought Oakland’s crime wave to a juddering halt, I have […]

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California Ski Cabins are Heating Up

I though you would be interested in this note I received from my real estate broker in Squaw Valley, California, where I sold my ski cabin in 2005 for $3 million. This is the high beta end of the housing market in the Golden State. “Here are some stats (from the multiple listing system and […]

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Testimonial

Are you able to give a lot of advanced notice of the next date you will be hosting a lunch in London? I reserved a place last time you were here but business intervened and I missed it. I would love to meet you in person. I admire your character, independent spirit and good heart. […]

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January 11, 2013 – Quote of the Day

“Giving some countries the Internet is like giving a cannibal an AK-47 assault rifle. No good will come of it,” said John C. Dvorak, editor of PC Magazine.

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Follow Up to (FXY) January 10, 2013

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.

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Follow Up – (AAPL) Closing Trade – January 10, 2013

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.

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Trade Alert – (AAPL) January 10, 2013

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.

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