Entries by MHFTF

Five Stocks to Buy at the Bottom

With the Dow Average down 1,400 points in six trading days, you are being given a second bite of the apple before the yearend tech-led rally begins. So, it is with great satisfaction that I am rewriting Arthur Henry’s Mad Hedge Technology Letter’s list of recommendations. By the way, if you want to subscribe to

Why Doctors Make Terrible Traders?

At my last Global Strategy Luncheon, I had the pleasure of sitting next to an anesthesiologist who was a long time reader of my research. As much as he loved my service, he confided in me that his trading results were awful. I told him I knew why. Doctors, scientists, aircraft pilots, and even anesthesiologists

Bring Back the Uptick Rule!

When the Dow crashed 514 points in a single day a few years ago, the market lost a staggering $850 billion in market capitalization. High-frequency traders were possibly responsible for half of this move but generated a mere $65 million in profits, some 7/1,000s of a percent of the total loss. Are market authorities and

Decoding the Greenback

If you want to impress your friends with your vast knowledge of financial matters, then here are the Latin translations of the script on the backside of a US dollar bill. “ANNUIT COEPTIS” means “God has favored our undertaking.” “NOVUS ORDO SECLORUM” translates into “A new order has begun.” The Roman numerals at the base