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October 6, 2011

“Credit default swaps don’t lie, people do. This is going to be an interesting quarter,” said Keith McCoullough, CEO of Hedgeye Risk Management.

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October 5, 2011

“I went out to a pub last night and, amazingly, everyone was spending money, drinking up, and having a good time. There’s a recession only for the participants in the industry. There’s no recession for 98% of the population,” said Andrew Brough, a fund manager at Schroeders.

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Come Join Me for Lunch in Hong Kong on Friday, October 21, 2011

Come join me for lunch at the Mad Hedge Fund Trader’s Global Strategy Update, which I will be conducting in Hong Kong on Friday, October 21, 2011. A three course meal will be followed by a wide ranging discussion and an extended minute question-and-answer period. I’ll be giving you my up-to-date view on stocks, bonds, […]

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Come Join me for Lunch in Brisbane Australia on October 17.

Come join me for lunch at the Mad Hedge Fund Trader’s Global Strategy Update, which I will be conducting in Brisbane, Australia on Monday, October 17, 2011. An excellent meal will be followed by a wide ranging discussion and an extended question and answer period. I’ll be giving you my up to date view on […]

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Last Chance to Join Me For Lunch in Sydney, Australia Tuesday, October 11.

Come join me for lunch at the Mad Hedge Fund Trader’s Global Strategy Update, which I will be conducting in Sydney, Australia on Tuesday, October 11, 2011. A an excellent meal will be followed by a wide ranging discussion and a minute question and answer period. I’ll be giving you my up to date view […]

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October 4, 2011

“Volatility is permanently going to be here. It is never going away. We have technology that connects investors all around the world so that we can all panic now on a real time basis. If we can day trade stocks on our cell phone, I guarantee that someone on the Hong Kong subway is doing […]

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October 3, 2011

“Anyone who has a yearend price target is a fool,” said Jack Bogle, founder of the Vanguard index funds.

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September 26, 2011 – Market Carnage Revisited

Featured Trades: (SPY), (IWM), (RSX), (EEM), (CU), (GLD), (JNK), (TBT), (TLT), (GLD), (USO), (FXA), (FXE), (UUP), (VIX) 1) Market Carnage Revisited. I have never seen a single word cost me so much money. That word would be ‘significant’, the word that the Federal Reserve added to the language in its recent release about the current […]

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September 26, 2011 – Quote of the Day

'If you're really long term, you should be really long term scared. At the end of the day, long term risk management is what you should be thinking about. '˜Long term' meaning only being bullish is ridiculous. You should be managing risk aggressively,' said Keith McCullough of Hedgeye Risk Management.

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September 22, 2011 – Last Chance to Attend the September 23 Las Vegas Strategy Luncheon.

Featured Trades:  (LAS VEGAS SEPTEMBER 23 STRATEGY LUNCHEON)   1) Last Chance to Attend the September 23 Las Vegas Strategy Luncheon. Come join me for lunch at the Mad Hedge Fund Trader’s Global Strategy Update, which I will be conducting in Las Vegas at 12:00 noon on Friday, September 23, 2011. A three course lunch […]

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September 22, 2011 – Order Execution 101

Featured Trades: (ORDER EXECUTION 101)   2) Order Execution 101. Given the sudden uptick in trade alerts I have been sending out to my Macro Millionaire subscribers, some 26 in August alone, I have been inundated with requests for how to execute these. So I thought I'd take some time today to expound on the […]

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September 22, 2011 – Do the Ratings Agencies Need New Typists?

Featured Trades: (DO THE RATINGS AGENCIES NEED NEW TYPISTS?), (TLT), (BAC), (C) 3) Do the Ratings Agencies Need New Typists? If there were ever a deep lagging indicator, it is a downgrade by a ratings agency. While the housing market peaked in 2006, these despised institutions didn't get around to marking paper down from triple […]

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September 22, 2011 – Quote of the Day

'The next phase in the development of China is the empowerment of the consumer. That is happening as we speak. The Chinese consumer is in much better shape than the American consumer,' said Daniel J. Arbess of Xerion Capital Partners.

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September 21, 2011 – Orlando November 10 Strategy Luncheon

Featured Trades: (NOVEMBER 10 STRATEGY LUNCHEON)   1) Orlando November 10 Strategy Luncheon. Come join me for lunch at the Mad Hedge Fund Trader’s Global Strategy Update, which I will be conducting in Orlando, Florida on Thursday, November 10, 2011. An excellent meal will be followed by a wide ranging discussion and an open ended […]

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September 21, 2011 – Macro Millionaire Punches Through to New All Time High

Featured Trades: (MACRO MILLIONAIRE PUNCHES THROUGH TO NEW ALL TIME HIGH), (SPY), (USO), (FXE), (FXF), (GLD), (IWM), (BAC)   2) Macro Millionaire Punches Through to New All Time High. Macro Millionaire, my innovative trade mentoring program, punched through to a new year to date return of 39.15%. Suring the same time period, which began on […]

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