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Friday night starters, 17/10/2014 - Xiaolongbao

The week didn’t end on the relatively sour note I expected yesterday, so I don’t have a clear “rush for the exits!” signal I expected. Still, I really think just because there is one good day of trading inside the current range it doesn’t mean that there are great positive offshoots, and the biggest reason to cheer for today was the volume increase to HK$72.6 billion. 694 more words

Market Reflections

Morgan Stanley doubles down on stocks

The numbers: Good. Morgan Stanley said today it earned $1.7 billion in the third quarter, up 89% from the same period a year earlier. Revenue rose 12% to $8.9 billion. 146 more words

Stock Prices Plummet in October

Stock Prices Plummet in October

By Shlomo Maital


On Sept. 13, in a blog titled “the coming meltdown”, I noted signs that the world economy was weakening. 262 more words

Selling Navient and Buying Blackrock

Today I sold Navient (NAVI) in order to get into Blackrock (BLK). Recent market action brought Blackrock down to a price I was willing to pay but I didn’t want to dip too far into my cash reserves so I sold Navient (NAVI). 98 more words


Bear Markets Move Fast: Read This Free Report

As Bob Prechter says, bear markets move fast and are intensely emotional.

Please read this free report that could help you sidestep perhaps the biggest bear market in living memory. 380 more words

Progressive Blog

Stock market plunge: Why oil matters

Oil is proving to be a much bigger slick for the stock market than most people assumed.

On Wednesday, the Dow Jones Industrial Average fell, dropping nearly 500 points at one point in the day before recovering. 530 more words


Teatime theories, 15/10/2014 - Modeling future cost of equity capital

Yes, I know I am a but behind on my  academia postings, but looking into models has kept me up at night (models for the Asian economies, mind you). 1,966 more words

Economics Musings