Gold Update. Where next?!

This is a summary of the initial overview in Gold, outlining the current juncture, so you will get an idea of what Intelligent Investing’s new “Metals, Miners, and Forex” service is all about. After you sign up for only $59 per month, which you can do here, you will get initial overviews on Gold Mining,…

How does the market respond to FED rate hikes?

To fight recessions or combat an overheating economy, the FED lowers or raises its rates; respectively. You can see all the FEDs fund rate changes here. On December 16, 2008 the FED lowered its rate to <0.25%. Yes, rates did change a bit from month to month (between +0.07 and +0.20%), but they were effectively zero…

Is Buy & Hold The Best Strategy?

If it works for Warren Buffet, it must work for you, right!? Hold, not so fast. Is Buy and Hold indeed the best strategy to generational wealth? Maybe not. Why? It really depends on which stocks you pick. Here I show two stocks: SWN and AMZN, which both have been trading for over 20 years…

Market Update: Free Premium Weekly Market Digest

Over the past weeks I’ve updated you on my view of the “State of the US major market indices”, see here, here and here, and how the recent technical breakout was to be interpreted as Bullish until we’d see a move below breakout levels. That move down has yet to materialize and when assessing the current state of…

S&P 500 update: The market has spoken.

Over the past few weeks I kept you abreast on the different possibilities the market had. See here and here. Some of you “complained” those were “too many options”, but I don’t make those options, the market does, and any Elliot Wave practitioner worth his/her salt will report on the market’s options because EWT is…

The market is like Mike Tyson; How much are you willing to pay a coach to ensure you get out of the ring alive?

  Contrary to what you are used to from me, this post will not cover the financial indices’ price action, but is instead inspired by questions I received from a premium member, and by some tweets of two great traders/investors/advisers I follow on Twitter: Larry Tentarelli (@LMT978, https://trendtradingsignals.com/) and Steve Burns (@SJosephBurns, http://www.newtraderu.com/). I can…