Chief Market Strategist

Graham Summers is Chief Market Strategist for Phoenix Capital Research, an independent investment research firm based in Washington DC with clients in 56 countries around the world.

Graham’s clients include over 20,000 retail ... more

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The Fed Just Told Stocks “You’re On Your Own”
The Fed is going to hike rates until something breaks.
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Wages Jump As Inflation Takes Hold Of The Economy
What is happening in the real economy is that inflation has hit the point at which corporations are raising prices to the degree that Americans are demanding higher wages to compensate.
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Forget The Blue Wave… The Bad Wave Of Inflation Has Hit
Inflation is here and it’s bad. Inflation enters the economy in stages. It takes time.
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Two Of The Most Economically Sensitive Sectors Are Warning What’s Coming
Credit has been leading stocks during this recent bout of volatility. Credit isn’t “buying into” this bounce at all, having already broken back down into the gap up from yesterday’s rally.
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It’s Over: In 10-Years Of A Bull Market, This Has Never Happened Before
Today is the final day of October. It has been a brutal month for fund managers. So expect them to do anything and everything in their power to ramp stocks higher so they can end the month with the best possible returns.
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The 10-Year Era Of Endless Central Bank Liquidity Has Ended… For Now
Stocks are experiencing their worst month since 2008. And fund managers will do anything and everything they can to game performance so they can end the month not looking so bad.
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STOCKS I FOLLOW

BAC Bank of America Corporation
C Citigroup Inc.
DIA SPDR Dow Jones Industrial Average
EEM iShares MSCI Emerging Markets Index
EWZ iShares MSCI Brazil Index Fund
FXE Euro Currency Trust
FXI iShares China Large-Cap
FXP ProShares UltraShort FTSE/Xinhua China 25
FXY CurrencyShares Japanese Yen Trust
GLD SPDR Gold Trust ETF
GOLD Randgold Resources Limited
GS Goldman Sachs Group Inc.
IPSU Imperial Sugar Company
IRNHF IRON ORE HLDGS LTD
IWM iShares Russell 2000 Index Fund
IYF iShares Dow Jones U.S. Financial Sector Index Fund
JPM JPMorgan Chase & Co.
NKRKF NOKIAN TYRES PLC
NTETF NIKKEI 225 EXC TR FD
OILB iPath B S&P GSCI Crude Oil TR ETN
PKB PowerShares Dynamic Building & Construction Portfolio
QQQ PowerShares QQQ Trust Series 1
SLV iShares Silver Trust
SPY SPDR S&P 500
USD ProShares Ultra Semiconductors
USO United States Oil Fund, LP
UST ProShares Ultra 7-10 Year Treasury
UUP PowerShares DB US Dollar Index Bullish Fund
WF Woori Finance Holdings Co. Ltd.
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Work Experience

President and CEO
Opes Capitalis
January 2012 - Present (7 years)

Opes Capitalis focuses on developing business strategies to strengthen investment portfolios, increase brand awareness, and expand market reach. Combining elements of decision modeling with quantitative analysis, Opes Capitalis has helped several firms find new opportunities in the capital markets that have translated into high-revenue portfolios.

Partner and Strategic Consultant
Phoenix Capital Research
July 2012 - Present (6 years 6 months)

As partner, Graham oversees and monitors the firm's strategy and market research. As strategic consultant, Graham is guiding the firm's transition and global expansion via capital investment and the establishment of corporate partnerships outside of the United States.

Education

Duke University - The Fuqua School of Business
MBA
2012 / 2013
Private Equity/ Investment
University of Virginia
2009 / 2010
E-marketing
Oberlin College
BA
1999 / 2003
University of Oxford
2001 / 2002
Psychology

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