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Being Led to Slaughter?

Stock markets have been back on the offensive in recent action, and could be poised for a fresh leg higher into new all-time high territory. With the S&P500 trading just shy of the 2400 level and the Nasdaq trading over 6100, you have to wonder just how high markets could get before the bottom falls out. Trading has been slow and quiet, and volatility has remained very elusive. In fact, stock market volatility as measured by the CBOE’s VIX is currently at the lowest level... Continue Reading

Keeping Powder Dry for Times like This

A recent article on CNBC.com was titled:  “Gold suffering second-worst quarter in 18 years, as all goes awry for the metal.” The article goes on to state that “Gold has slumped nearly 12 percent in the fourth quarter, suffering its second-worst quarter in 18 years as a host of catalysts pummel the yellow metal.” Sounds bullish to us… Let’s also not forget that as of right now, gold is still up for the year. Gold has not been able to get much going to the... Continue Reading