Author Archive: The Market Man

Washington Spending Money Like Drunken Sailors

“What’s the difference between Vegas and D.C.? At least in Vegas, the drunks gamble with their own money!” Regardless of your politics, as an investor, you have to acknowledge that with both parties spending our money like drunken sailors, the…
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The Week’s End Market

Commodities headed for the biggest monthly rally in 34 years, led by energy, as the slumping dollar boosted demand for raw materials as a hedge against inflation. Gold and silver are soaring up 23 & 27% respectively for May and…
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Oil Prices Soared

Oil prices soared past $65 a barrel on Thursday giving traders a chance to jump on shares of energy companies. Coupled with a rebound in Treasuries the markets bounced up for the day. ‚ÄúFor the day‚Äù folks. All serious traders…
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Markets Responds Responsibly to Economic Factors

By: The Market Man For the first time in weeks the markets actually responded to the economic factors responsibly. Wall St fell as US treasury bonds yields (interest returns) rose. “Yields are rising to levels that are becoming very worrisome…
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