Category: Currency Trading

Pros Are Watching This Chart Like A Hawk…

February 8, 2013 | By | Reply More
Pros Are Watching This Chart Like A Hawk…

No doubt about it, the US Dollar has endured some tough sledding over the past few months.  Ever since Ben Bernanke and the Federal Reserve announced an essentially endless 3rd round of quantitative easing (QE), the dollar’s been hard pressed to hang on. Take a look… As you can see from this one-year chart, the […]

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Gold Bears: Will They Be Right This Time?

April 13, 2012 | By | Reply More
Gold Bears:  Will They Be Right This Time?

The bears are at it again… They’re all over the business channels calling a top in the gold market. These ill-fated analysts proclaim the yellow metal has finally peaked… and we’re about to see a bullion blowout. What’s their reasoning? They have their usual objections.  You know, silly things like- gold has no useful purpose… […]

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Institutional Investors Are Selling Gold

March 14, 2012 | By | Reply More
Institutional Investors Are Selling Gold

I’ve got bad news for gold bugs… gold is in a bubble. Before you send me a scathing email about why I’m an idiot, let me explain… You see, I don’t hate gold.  I’m just as happy to make money investing in gold as I am in stocks, bonds, or any other asset for that […]

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How The European Union Will Fall

October 12, 2011 | By | Reply More
How The European Union Will Fall

As the EuroZone debt crisis drags on, the options for resolving it are getting thin.  We’ve seen virtually every economic expert weigh in with their opinion on how the EU can be saved… If we step back and look at all the news over the past year, adding up the parts of the puzzle… there’s […]

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An Epic Battle Is Brewing Over The Yuan

October 5, 2011 | By | Reply More
An Epic Battle Is Brewing Over The Yuan

For some time now, China’s been working to turn their currency, the Yuan, into a global reserve currency.  Their reasoning is fairly straightforward… they’d like to stop using the US Dollar for global transactions. China’s already taking steps to achieve their lofty goal.  The most important step they’ve taken is “un-pegging” the Yuan from the […]

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Gold Stock Investing: Barrick Gold Threw Investors For A Loop…

September 29, 2011 | By | Reply More
Gold Stock Investing:  Barrick Gold Threw Investors For A Loop…

Wow… What a month for gold stocks. This notoriously volatile sector outperformed the broad markets up through early September as gold prices traded over $1,800 an ounce. Investors were giddy with excitement as premier gold mining stocks like Barrick Gold (ABX) and Goldcorp (GG) were on the verge of breaking out to new 52-week highs. […]

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A US Dollar Rally Against All Odds…

September 28, 2011 | By | Reply More
A US Dollar Rally Against All Odds…

It’s no secret the USD is screaming higher.  In just over three weeks, we’ve seen the US Dollar Index climb from just around 74.00, to 78.50. And that’s after it has spent most of the year trading between 73.00 and 76.00. But you’ve got to be wondering… is this rally for real? I’m going to […]

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Make Your Profit In The Euro Selloff

September 14, 2011 | By | Reply More
Make Your Profit In The Euro Selloff

Right now the mainstream news media is focused on Europe.  The EuroZone is finally seeing what the markets think about the true value of their currency.  And for the very first time in months, the Euro is starting to collapse… Radical change is in the wind. The Euro has been primed for a selloff for […]

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Get In On China’s Debt Now!

August 3, 2011 | By | Reply More
Get In On China’s Debt Now!

I love the smell of fresh newsprint.  I do.  Call me crazy. I love opening up a copy of the Wall Street Journal and looking for the next great investment idea.  Or catching up on what’s going on with current financial events.  You know… mergers, bond auction results, and economic news.  Print is fun to […]

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BRICS Currencies Are A Strong Buy!

July 29, 2011 | By | Reply More
BRICS Currencies Are A Strong Buy!

Just Wednesday I talked about the run up in “safe haven” currencies.  In case you missed it, the article discussed the recent uptrend in the Swiss Franc, Japanese Yen, and even Gold.  And of course, why it was happening… Safe haven currencies have been the best performers during the current debt crises in the US […]

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