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Economist David Hale Says the Action will be in Southeast Asia

I have been relying on David Hale as my de facto global macro economist for decades, and I never miss an opportunity to get his updated views. The challenge is in writing down David’s eye popping, out of consensus ideas fast enough, because he spits them out in such a rapid-fire succession. Since David is […]

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The Lost Decade for Bonds is Beginning!

If you have been negative on bonds as I have, these charts should enable you to sleep much better. Virtually every fixed income product is peaking now. Let me draw a simple picture for you laymen out there. That means you should sell every major bond market rally for the next ten years. It’s looking […]

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Testimonial

Thank you again for coming to Frankfurt this year – it was a pleasure having met you in person and I am looking forward to it again in 2013.Thank you also for your research and your ideas – it is so valuable to get your insights away from the consensus pieces going around in our […]

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January 10, 2013 – Quote of the Day

Quote of the Day “The rule of thumb is to do your homework, do your analysis, don’t give up prudent risk management for the sake of certain fads. Look for real valuations, and stay true to your time frames,” saidMarc Chandler, the global head of currency strategy at Brown Brothers Harriman.

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January 9, 2013

Global Market Comments January 9, 2013 Fiat Lux Featured Trades: None

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Running a Few Local Errands

Returning from my transcontinental rail trip, I had a ton of local errands to run. Pick up the mail, the dry cleaning, and my newly resoled hiking boots, which suffered 1,500 miles of backpacking last year, all of it uphill. The Toyota Highlander was still a disaster from the Lake Tahoe trip, the Christmas tree […]

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January 9, 2013 – Quote of the Day

“My future is behind me,” said Vice President, Lyndon Banes Johnson, to an aide on the flight down to Dallas, Texas on November 20, 1963.

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Trade Alert – (SPY) January 8, 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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January 7, 2013

Global Market Comments January 7, 2013 Fiat Lux 2013 Annual Asset Class Review FOR PAID SUBSCRIBERS ONLY Featured Trades: (SPX), (QQQQ), (AAPL), (XLF), (BAC), (EEM),(EWZ), (RSX), (PIN), (FXI), (TUR), (EWY), (EWT), (IDX) (TLT), (TBT), (JNK), (PHB), (HYG), (PCY), (MUB), (HCP) (FXE), (EUO), (FXC), (FXA), (YCS), (FXY), (CYB) (FCX), (VALE), (MOO), (DBA), (MOS), (MON), (AGU), (POT), […]

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2013 Annual Asset Class Review

I am writing this report from a first class sleeping cabin on Amtrak’s California Zephyr. We are now pulling away from Chicago’s Union Station, leaving its hurried commuters, buskers, panhandlers, and majestic great halls behind. I am headed for Emeryville, California, just across the bay from San Francisco. That gives me only 56 hours to […]

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January 4, 2013

Global Market Comments January 4, 2013 Featured Trades: (LUNCH WITH THE TREASURY SECRETARY)

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Lunch With the Treasury Secretary

When I wake up at 4:30 am each morning to check the overnight markets and review the opening salvo of incoming emails, I often have trouble focusing in my groggy state. So I had to blink twice when the first message in my inbox politely inquired if I had time to meet the Secretary of […]

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January 4, 2013 – Quote of the Day

Quote of the Day “If You’ve lived long enough on Wall Street, you know that we shoot out wounded and eat our young,” said Brad Hintz, an analyst with Sandford Bernstein.

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Trade Alert – (IWM) January 3, 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 – (AIG) January 3, 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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