Tag: Oil

Profits In Currency Options Better Than Stocks

April 16, 2008 | By | Reply More
Profits In Currency Options Better Than Stocks

Have you looked at the S&P 500 lately?  The S&P 500 is an index of the top 500 companies in the stock market.  It’s supposed to measure how well the market is performing.  Yesterday it closed at 1,334.  This is a stunning number. You see, the S&P 500 first reached the 1,334 level in May […]

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Short Term Direction Of Oil Prices

March 5, 2008 | By | Reply More
Short Term Direction Of Oil Prices

Yesterday I had a very interesting conversation with a good friend.  He had been following the markets very closely and wanted to know what I thought about oil.  With prices now actively trading above $100 per barrel, several market watchers including my friend thought prices were poised to fall in the short term. He cited […]

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Profit From High Oil Prices Like A Billionaire

February 22, 2008 | By | Reply More
Profit From High Oil Prices Like A Billionaire

Ever wonder how billionaires make their money?  Some inherit it – like the Walton children who became billionaires after the founder of Wal-Mart died.  Some billionaires like South American drug-lords make their money illegally.  Yet others found and build very successful companies, folks like Michael Dell and Bill Gates.  But one type of billionaire – the […]

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Oil Prices Continue To Rise

November 26, 2007 | By | Reply More
Oil Prices Continue To Rise

“Luck can often mean simply taking advantage of a situation at the right moment.  It is possible to make your luck by being always prepared.”  -Michael Korda I thought the above quote was particularly fitting as oil prices continue to flirt with the unheard of $100 per barrel level.  Understandably, many folks are concerned about […]

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