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Thursday, February 20 Melbourne, Australia Lunch Invitation

Come join me for lunch at the Mad Hedge Fund Trader’s Global Strategy Update, which I will be conducting in Melbourne, Australia on Thursday, February 20, 2014. An excellent meal will be followed by a wide-ranging discussion and question and answer period. I’ll be giving you my up to date view on stocks, bonds, currencies, […]

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Why I’m Keeping My Bond Shorts

The Department of Labor took the punch bowl away from the party on Friday, reporting that the December nonfarm payroll came in at an anemic 74,000. Analyst forecasts had been running in the 200,000-250,000 range. What was even more interesting was that the labor participation rate dropped to a 1978 low, with nearly 400,000 workers […]

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January 13, 2013

Global Market Comments January 13, 2014 Fiat Lux Featured Trade: (SATURDAY FEBRUARY 22 BRISBANE AUSTRALIA STRATEGY LUNCH), (AMERCIA’S DEMOGRAPHIC COLLAPSE AND YOUR STOCK PORTFOLIO)

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Saturday February 22 Brisbane Australia Strategy Lunch

Come join me for lunch at the Mad Hedge Fund Trader’s Global Strategy Update, which I will be conducting in Brisbane, Australia on Saturday, February 22, 2014. An excellent meal will be followed by a wide ranging discussion and a question and answer period. I’ll be giving you my up to date view on stocks, […]

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America’s Demographic Collapse and Your Stock Portfolio

As a long term observer of America’s demographic picture, I was shocked to hear of a recent report from the US Census Bureau (click here for the website). The US population grew by a scant 0.72% in 2012, the lowest since 1942. You can’t start or expand a family when an essential partner in the […]

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January 10, 2014

Global Market Comments January 10, 2014 Fiat Lux Featured Trade: (FRIDAY FEBRUARY 14 SYDNEY AUSTRALIA STRATEGY LUNCH), (A SPECIAL NOTE ON EXERCISED JANUARY OPTIONS)

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Friday, February 14 Sydney, Australia Lunch invitation

Come join me for lunch at the Mad Hedge Fund Trader’s Global Strategy Update, which I will be conducting in Sydney, Australia on Friday, February 14, 2014. 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 on […]

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A Special Note on Exercised January Options

There are only 5 trading days left until the equity option expiration on January 17. My short dated January expiration play turned out to be wildly successful, with all of these positions quickly turning profitable. During the two-week December holidays when markets fell asleep, time decay assured that we made money almost every day, and […]

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January 9, 2014

Global Market Comments January 9, 2014 Fiat Lux Featured Trade: (FEBRUARY 12 AUCKLAND NEW ZEALND STRATEGY LUNCH), (MAD HEDGE FUND TRADER CLOSES 2013 WITH 67.45% PROFIT), (AAPL), (XLE), (XLF), (FXY), (TLT), (SFTBY), (GILD) (TESTIMONIAL) Apple Inc. (AAPL) Energy Select Sector SPDR (XLE) Financial Select Sector SPDR (XLF) CurrencyShares Japanese Yen Trust (FXY) iShares 20+ Year […]

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Wednesday, February 12 Auckland, New Zealand Strategy Lunch

Come join me for lunch at the Mad Hedge Fund Trader’s Global Strategy Update, which I will be conducting in Auckland, New Zealand on Wednesday, February 12, 2014. An excellent meal will be followed by a wide-ranging discussion and question-and-answer period. I’ll be giving you my up-to-date view on stocks, bonds, currencies, commodities, precious metals, […]

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Mad Hedge Fund Trader Closes 2013 With 67.45% Profit

The performance of the Mad Hedge Fund Trader’s Trade Alert Service finished 2013 with a total return for followers of 67.45%. Including both open and closed trades, 75 out of the 90 Trade Alerts were profitable, a success rate of 83%. The final month of December alone came in at an eye popping 11.45%. The […]

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January 8, 2014

Global Market Comments January 8, 2014 Fiat Lux Featured Trade: (TEN TIPS FOR SURVIVING A DAY OFF WITH ME), (TESTIMONIAL), (US HEADED TOWARDS ENERGY INDEPENDENCE), (USO), (UNG), (KOL), (XOM), (OXY) United States Oil (USO) United States Natural Gas (UNG) Market Vectors Coal ETF (KOL) Exxon Mobil Corporation (XOM) Occidental Petroleum Corporation (OXY)

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Ten Tips for Surviving a Day Off With Me

I have snowshoed some 350 miles so far this winter, most of it over 9,000 feet with a 60 pound pack. I’ll probably put in over 600 before the spring snowmelt, since my February Australian lecture tour is going to take a bite out of my training schedule. So I think I’m finally getting the […]

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US Headed Towards Energy Independence

My inbox was clogged with responses to my “Golden Age” for the 2020’s piece, particularly my forecast that the US was moving towards complete energy independence. This will be the most important change to the global economy for the next 20 years. So I shall go into more depth. The energy research house, Raymond James, […]

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January 7, 2014

Global Market Comments January 7, 2014 Fiat Lux 2014 Annual Asset Class Review FOR PAID SUBSCRIBERS ONLY Featured Trades: (SPX), (QQQ), (XLF), (XLE), (XLI), (XLY), (EEM), (TLT), (TBT), (JNK), (PHB), (HYG), (PCY), (MUB), (HCP) (FXE), (EUO), (FXC), (FXA), (YCS), (FXY), (CYB) (FCX), (VALE), (MOO), (DBA), (MOS), (MON), (AGU), (POT), (PHO), (FIW), (CORN), (WEAT), (SOYB), (JJG) […]

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