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November 22, 2010 – Breaking Up With Rare Earths

Featured Trades: (RARE EARTHS), (MCP), (AVARF), (LYSCF) 3) Breaking Up With Rare Earths. I'm sorry to tell you this Rare Earths, but I have decided that it is time for me to move on. When I first met you at the Hard Assets Conference last May, you were the greatest cheap date around. You were […]

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November 22, 2010 – Business is Booming at ‘Ruff Times’

Featured Trades: (GLD), (SLV), (CCJ) 4) Business is Booming at ‘Ruff Times’. Following Howard Ruff for the last 33 years has always been eye opening, if not entertaining. The irascible Mormon is the publisher of Ruff Times (http://www.rufftimes.com / ), one of the oldest investment letters in the business, and one of the original worshipers […]

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November 22, 2010 – Quote of the Day

'Bond analysts tend to be smarter than equity analysts,' said Peter Andersen of Congress Asset management.

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November 18, 2010 – The Mad Hedge Fund Trader Interviews Chuck Hughes of Legacy Publishing LLC on Hedge Fund Radio

Featured Trades: (SPX) 1) Charles Hughes on Hedge Fund Radio. My guest on Hedge Fund Radio this week is star options trader, Charles Hughes, of Legacy Publishing LLC. Charles has developed his own highly profitable and disciplined trading strategy which he markets under the names of the Market Volatility Profits Secrets, The Global PowerTrend System, […]

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November 18, 2010 – Note to Los Angeles Based Hedge Fund Managers

2) Note to Los Angeles Based Hedge Fund Managers and Traders. I will be available for a limited number of one-on-one meetings with individual hedge fund managers and traders at their offices during my upcoming visit to Los Angeles on December 3, 2010. This is an opportunity for me to privately consult on your strategy […]

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November 18, 2010 – Quote of the Day

'The commodities are overdone here. But if we get a break next year, I would think that is a great buying opportunity,' said Jeremy Grantham, the legendary founder of money manager Grantham, Mayo, Von Otterloo.

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November 17, 2010 – The Collapse of the Yen: The Party Has Started

SPECIAL FOREIGN EXCHANGE DOUBLE ISSUE 2011 FORECASTS   Featured Trades: (FXY), (YCS) Currency Shares Japanese Yen Trust ETF ProShares Ultra Short Yen ETF 1) The Collapse of the Yen: The Party Has Started. ‘Oh, how I despise the yen, let me count the ways.’ I’m sure Shakespeare would have come up with this line of […]

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November 17, 2010 – Has The Euro Turned?

SPECIAL FOREIGN EXCHANGE DOUBLE ISSUE 2011 FORECASTS   Featured Trades: (FXE), (EUO) Currency Shares Euro Trust ETF ProShares Ultra Short Euro ETF 2) Has The Euro Turned? The call that a turn in the dollar was imminent by Brown Brothers Harriman’s Mark Chandler is looking more prescient by the day (click here for the call). […]

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November 17, 2010 – Why I'm Singing 'Waltzing Mathilda' in the Shower

SPECIAL FOREIGN EXCHANGE DOUBLE ISSUE 2011 FORECASTS Featured Trades: (FXA) Currency Shares Australian Dollar Trust ETF 3) Why I'm Singing 'Waltzing Mathilda' in the Shower. If you want to participate in the global carry trade in its purest form, take a look at the Australian dollar. The central bank has been the first and fastest […]

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November 17, 2010 – The Loonie Takes Flight

SPECIAL FOREIGN EXCHANGE DOUBLE ISSUE 2011 FORECASTS   Featured Trades: (FXC) Currency Shares Canadian Dollar Trust ETF 4) The Loonie Takes Flight. Many of the same arguments that make the Aussie so attractive on a long term basis also apply to the Canadian dollar, which forex traders affectionately call the ‘loonie’. The Bank of Canada […]

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November 17, 2010 – Play China's Yuan From the Long Side

SPECIAL FOREIGN EXCHANGE DOUBLE ISSUE 2011 FORECASTS Featured Trades: (CYB) Wisdom Tree Dreyfus Chinese Yuan Fund ETF 5) Play China's Yuan From the Long Side. Any doubts that China's Yuan is a huge screaming buy should have been dispelled when news came out that it had displaced Germany as the world's largest exporter. The Middle […]

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November 15, 2010 – Tremors in the Market

Featured Trades: (TREMORS IN THE MARKET)     1) Tremors in the Market. Yes! There is risk in the market! That was the hard lesson learned by latecomers to Ben Bernanke’s quantitative easing party who, having watched the prices of all assets climb relentlessly for the last 2½ months, jumped in at the end and […]

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November 15, 2010 – Taking Toyota Out for a Spin

Featured Trades: (TOYOTA), (TM) 2) Taking Toyota Out for a Spin. After silver’s meteoric rise last week to nearly $30, I decided to take some profits and launch my own personal stimulus program. So I cashed in a chunk of my position, shoveled $50,000 in cash into a backpack, and sent a friend off to […]

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November 15, 2010 – Nuclear Energy Makes a Comeback

Featured Trades: (NUCLEAR POWER), (NLR), (CCJ) 3) Nuclear Energy Makes a Comeback. Better drag your leisure suits, bell bottoms, and Bee Gee’s records out the attic. The seventies are about to enjoy a rebirth. The nuclear industry, which has been comatose since the accident at Three Mile Island in 1979, is gearing up for one […]

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November 12, 2010 – Only Three Weeks to Go Until the Los Angeles Strategy Lunch

Featured Trades: (LOS ANGELES STRATEGY LUNCH) 2) Only Three Weeks to Go Until the Los Angeles Strategy Lunch. Come join me for lunch for the Mad Hedge Fund Trader’s Global Strategy Update in Los Angeles on Friday, December 3, 2010. A three course lunch will be followed by a 45-minute PowerPoint presentation and a 30-minute […]

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