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A New Harry Long Strategy and A Couple of New PerfA Functions

So, Harry Long came out with a new strategy on SeekingAlpha involving some usual mix of SPXL (3x leveraged SPY), TMF (3x leveraged TLT), and some volatility indices (in this case, ZIV and TVIX). 1,478 more words

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Volatility On The Rise As Gold Being Bid Along With Other Safe Havens

Source: Gold Silver Worlds, by Taki

It is really no coincidence that volatility is on the rise in the markets, and that it comes slightly after the end of Quantitative Easing. 101 more words

Financial/Societal Collapse And Dependence

Surfing Waves of Market Volatility Late January

I have to admit to breathing a sigh of relief over the past week and a half…in a prior analysis on market volatility, I’d put my money on volatility easing in the short term. 490 more words

Humility

How The Swiss National Bank Almost Crushed George Soros ~ ZeroHedge

 Submitted this morning by Andre…nice find, mahalo!

Submitted by Tyler Durden on 01/23/2015 12:52 -0500

Minutes after last week’s Swiss National Bank shocker, jokingly we mused: 1,059 more words

News And Politics

Six Years Later, Has Elkhart Learned?

A few days ago, NPR lead into its coverage of the State of the Union Address by putting up a retrospective on President Obama’s visit six years ago to my high school in Elkhart, IN. 1,468 more words

Economics

Trends Come Back to Surprise Investors

Chidem Kurdas

It’s a common pattern. No sooner than a view 540 more words

Managers