Investing in the S&P500 beats AI Trading

Posted on Di 26 November 2019 in Stocks • Tagged with Stocks, AI, Passive Investing, Market Trends • 1 min read

I forgot to link to this image back in early May 2019. It's from Bloomberg and it makes a lot of sense, maybe eye opening for some.

Investing in the S&P500 beats AI Trading

Essentially it shows that the market is the be and end all. Of course the market is an average and there are funds …


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Market Trends

Posted on Mo 25 November 2019 in Market Trends • Tagged with Stocks, Markets, Trends • 3 min read

Identifying market trends is like eating and drinking the Zeitgeist. It has to be inside you to understand it. You have to be social, go outside, go to parties, etc. If you're not "hip" then you'll never see emerging trends until they're already established. Then it's a matter of chasing …


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Downloading SEC.GOV data

Posted on Mo 11 November 2019 in Data Science • Tagged with Python, Stocks • 2 min read

I've finally found a way to download SEC.GOV data in a consistent and less stressful way. I want to give the University of Notre Dame Software Repository for Accounting and Finance a shout out for their excellent work. Thanks to them I can finally start taming this beast.

I've …


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Managing Your Time with Stoicism

Posted on So 10 November 2019 in Thoughts • Tagged with Personal • 3 min read

Lately I've been reading Seneca as part of my exploration of Stoicism. There's a lot of great things here and I recommend you check out the video and my notes below:

To live well we must be constant students of life

  • Seneca's essay "On the shortness of life" reminds us …

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Autogenerating Support and Resistance Lines for Forex

Posted on Fr 08 November 2019 in Forex • Tagged with Python, Stocks, Forex • 1 min read

On the heels of my last post, I've extended those functions to the EURUSD pair. The data starts from this year 2019 and goes through to yesterday. It's actually a pretty neat script as it takes data from Onada and then generates the support and resistance lines for that particular …


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