Category Archives: Warnings

Stock Market Stabilization Factors And The Lost Skill

After the 1990s the stock market no longer generates significant absolute returns and price action is dominated by random drift induced by specific market stabilization factors. This change in dynamics is demonstrated by bootstrapping daily S&P 500 returns in the … Continue reading

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Why I Terminated Email Notifications For My Blog Posts

Email subscription to blog posts is a popular way of notifying readers about new content and increasing visitor count. However, this method of communicating with readers has certain pitfalls. Below are the reasons I terminated email subscriptions. If you are … Continue reading

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How Some Signal Providers Overstate Performance

In most cases it is not fraud but a result of incompetence. However, it is a fact that some signal providers do overstate performance with unrealistic calculations while others do not report it at all. Share

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Fundbusters

The fundbusters team includes your familiar quant blogger, your local college professor and everyone else who can identify an edge and publish the results in a journal or in the blogosphere. As fundbusters keep on getting satisfaction from publishing edges rather than from using … Continue reading

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All That Information Will Get You At The End

The issue is no longer filtering junk and concentrating only on reliable sources of information. The notion of a reliable source of information is questionable at this point. You can never know the ultimate source of the information you receive especially about … Continue reading

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Reliable Souces of Technical and Fundamental Information

Just because you found a website that looks good and uses some buzzwords that does not mean it is a reliable source of technical and/or fundamental information you can rely on to make trading and/or investment decisions. Those who take for … Continue reading

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The Transfer of Wealth Path

Wall Street can be thought of as a wealth transferring mechanism. For example, investors transfer wealth to entrepreneurs in exchange for future returns. Hedgers transfer wealth to speculators in exchange for lower risk. But at the same time, uninformed speculators transfer wealth … Continue reading

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