The 1,000

The 1,000

I had a discussion in a Facebook group with a prominent financial copywriter yesterday who told me in order to be successful in my relatively new business direction, I had to adopt a right wing slant. And it got me thinking. As a financial publisher, I subscribe to a...

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Don’t Panic and Let the Other Guy Win

Don’t Panic and Let the Other Guy Win

So, the stock market is in a sell off. Or a correction. Or a panic. Or a downturn. Or being manipulated by the Deep State. It depends who you're listening to, I suppose. This morning the DOW (DJIA) hit a low of 23,778 which is a 10.7% drop since January 26th. The...

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Warren Buffett and I Agree on This

Warren Buffett and I Agree on This

I started reading a new book this week, The Intelligent Investor by Benjamin Graham. Warren Buffett calls it hands down the best book he's ever read on value investing and he considered Graham his mentor. It's a beast of a book - over 600 pages including the endnotes...

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Success Leaves Clues

Success Leaves Clues

They say that success leaves clues. If that's true, and I believe it is, more traders should pay attention to what Goldman Sachs' trading desk does. This is from their 2016 annual report. 29 trading days with a loss. 222 trading days with a gain. 19 of those posting...

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