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30+ Years of trading experience; Current money manager, former floor trader, & member of all NY Commodities Exchanges. Co-founded Dataview, LLC, MarketGauge.com , and MarketVision, along with being the Developer of MarketGauge, HotScans, The Nuggets List and many of the ... more

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A Melt Up And A Melt Down
US Equities took a cue from events in Asia this week as the bulls murdered the bears in a very public show. The market is on a post-election tear not seem since LBJ took office, with the benchmark S&P 500 + 1.5% on the week and over 5% YTD.
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Shark Tank
The gains this month are confounding skeptics and quants who count on February for being one of the weakest performing months of the year. This month is not over of course and anything can change on a dime.
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Is Mr. Market’s Head In The Clouds?
Mr. Market has a tendency to become optimistic when the calendar year gets off to a good start like we’ve seen in 2017.
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Bull Market Dancing On A Pin Head
This past week the 4 key US equities ushered in the new president with a net neutral overall response. The Nasdaq 100, the lead index over the past month, continued its trek higher with the IWM lagging after a blistering post-election rally.
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Divergent
The US Equities Market paused this week after an almost 200 point intraday shakedown in the INDU on Thursday. Equities recovered and essentially left prices where they started the week.
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The Exponentially Larger Chicken Little
Sentiment indicators such as the VIX continue to signal a total lack of fear. The market approaches irrational exuberance but hasn’t gotten there yet. Key relationships such as stocks versus utilities are still in gear.
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Fight Or Flight Investing
4 months ago

this sounds like a blueprint for disaster.... How does one execute this unless they have a staff of research people or have gone to Columbia to learn value investing and have the ability to sit through major losses.How do you determine when you are wrong?

Did you ever hear that the single best variable is price performance and relative strength to identify the biggest trends and the liquidity cycle.... I would suggest investing ideas to the public that work and one can execute with some risk control

Draghi Out Of Ammo And Under Attack
5 months ago

I just checked and that number is up to 60% for their domestic etf...

Draghi Out Of Ammo And Under Attack
5 months ago

good insight... in Japan the central bank own almost 40 % of their Stock etf' s

Time Versus Price Market Corrections
7 months ago

great article

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The Super Bull Argument For Gold
7 months ago

Hey John, Great article but the 1979 numbers are off. I should know, I tried selling spot gold as I was Comex member at 850 an ounce and couldn't, that was top tick.... never went higher.....

In this article: ABX, PALL, GDX, GLD, PPLT, SLV
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Keith Schneider Commented on Fight Or Flight Investing:

this sounds like a blueprint for disaster.... How does one execute this unless they have a staff of research people or have gone to Columbia to learn value investing and have the ability to sit through ma...

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Keith Schneider Commented on Draghi Out of Ammo and Under Attack:

I just checked and that number is up to 60% for their domestic etf...

Keith Schneider Commented on Draghi Out of Ammo and Under Attack:

good insight... in Japan the central bank own almost 40 % of their Stock etf' s

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April 1997 - Present (20 years 2 months)

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New York University
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1972 / 1976
Political Science, Finance, Accounting, Film, Literature

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