The Race to the Bottom Continues

Another brutal selloff yesterday but we’re getting close to my target zone. My daily timing model issued a few [BUY]{.small-caps} signals last Friday and the volatility indicator breached 7. Crazy. I’m curious to see what my weekly timing model...

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Yesterday's Volatility Spike

Here’s yesterday’s volatility spike. This could very well be the bottom, I hope! My S&P500 market timing model made a 4 [STDEV]{.small-caps} move yesterday and issued the strongest [BUY]{.small-caps} signal yet. I’m very cautious these days...

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Going Off The Tracks With Greenbrier Company (GBX)

A long time ago, as I was searching for some good long term infrastructure plays when I came across The Greenbrier Companies ([GBX]{.small-caps}). Here’s what they do, from their company overview page: The Greenbrier Companies, Inc. (Greenbrier)...

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Why I Use RiskAmp

A few years ago I got fascinated with [Monte Carlo simulations]{#lw_1200770370_0 .yshortcuts} after this application appeared in my 401k plan. At the time they had this[]{.push-double} [“]{.pull-double}what if” calculator where you enter your age...

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National-Oilwell Varco, Inc - Drilling For Profits?

A former work colleague and I still exchange emails about the latest[]{.push-double} [“]{.pull-double}hot stock tip.” He’s a relatively new trader and I’ve been trying to coach him on the importance of stops, position sizing, money management,...

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Is A Top In?

You know, I don’t know but it sure looks that way. My volatility indicator went wild on Friday and the S&P500 made a huge bearish engulfing candle that ate up the last three week’s gains! I’m still net long but I’m wondering if all this …

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Gold & Oil Forecasts

Although Gold and Oil closed slightly lower this week, contrary to last week’s forecasts, both are forecasted to remain [UP]{.small-caps} this week. All I know is that my [XOM]{.small-caps} has been kicking A\$\$ lately and I got bounced out of...

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