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  • This Is How You Win A Bet
    Posted by on November 20th, 2014 at 5:04 pm, Comments: 0

    Share on StockTwits We are wired to assume that the future will be like the near-term past and underestimate the potential for a major change. […]

  • Quick Look At Market Breadth
    Posted by on November 20th, 2014 at 8:52 am, Comments: 0

    Share on StockTwits The breadth in small caps continues to deteriorate. Not only are new 20-day lows back below 10%, but new 20-day lows are […]

  • 10,000 Foot View
    Posted by on November 19th, 2014 at 8:23 am, Comments: 0

    Share on StockTwits I bet you don’t look very often at charts, where one candle represents one year. Neither do I. Sometimes, it is interesting […]

  • All Eyes On India
    Posted by on November 16th, 2014 at 11:16 am, Comments: 0

    Share on StockTwits   Emerging markets have been a mess this year. Out of the four BRIC markets, India has been the only one that […]

  • Key Takeaways from the Last Market Correction
    Posted by on November 2nd, 2014 at 11:14 am, Comments: 0

    Share on StockTwits When people study corrections, they usually focus on figuring out how they could have spotted the bottom and how they could have […]

  • Size Matters
    Posted by on November 1st, 2014 at 10:09 am, Comments: 0

    Share on StockTwits One of the more interesting speeches that I remember from Stocktoberfest 2014 was given by Jack Schwager – the author of the […]

  • Easier Said Than Done, But Here’s Howard Marks on Forced Liquidation
    Posted by on October 15th, 2014 at 12:48 pm, Comments: 0

    Share on StockTwits Most investors—and certainly most nonprofessionals—know little about technicals. These are non-fundamental factors—that is, things unrelated to value—that affect the supply and demand […]

  • Sometimes, Stocks Go To Zero
    Posted by on October 6th, 2014 at 9:21 pm, Comments: 0

    Share on StockTwits GT Advanced Technologies – the company behind one of the hottest stock market stories in the past year, the next big growth […]

  • Why Did Warren Buffett Buy An Auto Dealer
    Posted by on October 2nd, 2014 at 11:15 am, Comments: 0

    Share on StockTwits This morning, we woke up to the news that Buffett is buying Van Tuyl Group, the nation’s largest privately held car dealership […]

  • Nike and Under Armour Continue to Dominate The Athletic Apparel World
    Posted by on September 26th, 2014 at 11:28 am, Comments: 0

    Share on StockTwits Nike ($NKE) IPO-ed in 1980 by raising $5 million from the public. Today, some startups raise more money in their seed stage. […]