Tag Archives: SPY

Bitcoin Serves A Purpose

Some think that bitcoin is a currency. Others believe bitcoin is a digital security or commodity. In my opinion bitcoin is a gambler’s dream come true. Most of those who trade it have no idea of what they are getting … Continue reading

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What Price Action Cannot Tell You

Price action cannot say much about many important issues that are of concern to investors and traders although some mistakenly think it can.

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Thanksgiving Charts

Happy Thanksgiving! Some amusing charts for a market holiday but also to raise the level of skepticism about current states of affairs in financial blogosphere.

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Stock Market Still A Generous Casino In 2017

Random long trades have generated a mean return of about 4.7% year-to-date in SPY ETF with close to 95% of these random traders showing a profit and in UPRO ETF, a mean return of about 22% with more than 94% … Continue reading

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Delusions, Illusions And Technical Analysis

We are at the point of debating centralization versus decentralization with bitcoin and blockchain at center stage. Despite that there is a lot of delusional analysis about the markets that is free or even on subscription basis.

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Using Leveraged ETFs With Mean-Reversion Strategies

In this article we analyze the performance of our mean-reversion strategies with three leveraged ETFs. Returns increase along with risk as expected.

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