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A few points to note by way of introduction: The premium investors demand to be compensated for taking the additional...
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Can we fix it? No, it’s completely FUBAR!

I spoke to some old heads, people who have been around longer than Ethereum, and we discussed how long speculative...
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The main news events from last week is that the US debt ceiling politics are now in the rear view...
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How much fun can I have with this short report?

Guess what? I'm about to go AWOL, leaving the hectic markets behind for a few weeks. But don't worry, my...
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The main theme of the past week has been the debt ceiling negotiations, and at the time of writing it...
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It’s all well and good making a few bucks, but what then?

As mentioned in my previous reports, I covered my short position on BTC at the 27,000 level. I would not...
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Making money is easy, it’s the storing of wealth that is difficult

As mentioned in my previous reports, I finally covered my short position on BTC at the 27000 level, giving me...
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DXYUSD The U$ index saw a rally last week as the markets followed the debt ceiling negotiations ahead of a...
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A generation of surrender monkeys, making money by helping the government steal it

Being raised by people who lived and fought during WWII, it can be no surprise I look at things differently...
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Try not to get fooled by analysts and traders who are out to abuse you

I am pleased that I came into the investment business when we paid brokers for advice, as if I had...
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USA30 After the spike above the down trendline, the market has sold off and we are now seeing a period...
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A new monarch, a new era?

The new Monarch, prompted calls to abolish the Monarchy. But haven’t we had enough of instability, and pointless sideshows? Not...
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The future is here, and it is not pretty

Artificial intelligence is the day's headline news, with people flooding to use ChatGPT and similar programs. Artificial intelligence (AI) is...
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USA30 D: After selling off to below 33,000 earlier in the week, the market has turned up and looks like...
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More Lines than Hunter Biden’s…

Many of today's charts have more lines than a mirror in Hunter Biden's bedroom.   When I started, we plotted...
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EURUSD Weekly Chart Many market participants are talking about the retest of the broken weekly trendline and that this could...
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Where is Technology Taking Us?

Apparently, I am not the only old fart who is worried about the direction technology is taking us all!  ...
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USA500 4hour After a choppy range bound week, we can see the market testing the short-term uptrend line currently around...