Month: July 2008

TDI Episode 66: Stock Tips and Mish-O-Nomics

Guest: Michael “Mish” Shedlock and Andrew discuss the current economy, the financial stocks and the unbelievable rules that are coming from the SEC and the FED. What are they thinking? Short-selling may break the back of the banks that have the biggest problems as they are now fair game, while...

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The Week Ahead – Apple, Netflix and More

The Week Ahead – My Weekly Column on MSN Money

We are the heart of earnings season and this week’s lineup is massive. As I write this, I’m looking at over 25 pages of earnings estimates on hundreds of companies  presenting  results in one of the toughest quarters we’ve seen in...

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TDI Podcast 65: Psyched Out ?

Guest: Brett Steenbarger, Author of The Psychology of Trading (Wiley, 2003) and Enhancing Trader Performance (Wiley, 2006). I want to know…What is it that psyches-out traders? How can we overcome some of the trading pitfalls and the we explore what tools the pros do not use. Brett schools me…

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Still Diggin’ DUG

For the past several weeks, we have been adding to our position of UltraShort Oil & Gas ProShares (DUG) as we believe that the underling fundamentals for the Oil Sector are faltering. The fact that the price for oil is rising and DUG is rising continues to show that the...

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The Week Ahead: A Few Nuggets

This week will be full of exciting earnings announcements that may actually show some promise. As investor anxiety grows, sometimes a stock will mistakenly get caught up in the hysteria/euphoria and shares will behave erratically. In these conditions, if  a company can prove that it isn’t in imminent danger by...

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