Financial Blurbs Category

Financial Insights Minus The Rubbish Factor

The Tactical Investor Financial Insights project is our way of getting out relevant data, by eliminating the noise factor. Our goal is to make reading Stock Market News more fun and to get the message in five minutes or less. Wall Street and the government share the same bed; Congress is bought and paid for … Read more

Americans favor coffee to stock market investing

Americans favor coffee to stock market investing? More Americans drink coffee than invest in the markets and yet many of these individuals are stunned that the market is going higher when real jobs are not as easy to find, rents and cost of everyday necessities keep rising.  61% of Americans drink coffee on a daily … Read more

Share buybacks Wall Street scam

Better a diamond with a flaw than a pebble without one. -Chinese Proverb Wall Street has a new hobby use good money to create the illusion that all is well; only unlike most hobbies, the intent is to distort reality and reward lazy insiders for doing next to nothing.  Gone are the days of actually … Read more

Oil wars will destroy Saudi Arabia & Russia & China dominate 2015

Fasten your seatbelts; 2015 will be a whirlwind pitting China, Russia and Iran against what I have described as the Empire of Chaos.So yes – it will be all about further moves towards the integration of Eurasia as the US is progressively squeezed out of Eurasia. We will see a complex geostrategic interplay progressively undermining … Read more

Splendid stock returns without 50/50 stock bond portfolio

Experts like Morgan Stanley and Barclays bank state investors should look forward to low returns only going forward.  These claims are based on the 50/50 stock bond portfolio model depicted in the image below. Right off the bat, we can state that this kind of thinking falls under the category of Rubbish.  What these experts should … Read more

How to win in any market: 9 rules for success

Investing is not rocket science though many would have you believe this in essence it comes down to having mastery over your emotions. You either control them or they control you.  It is impossible to eliminate the impulse to act when joy or fear are in the air. While you cannot abolish the emotion that … Read more

The Nyse Composite Index is signalling higher prices

Don’t ever take a fence down until you know why it was put up. Robert Frost Updated July 2020 The Nyse Composite Index: Trend Forecast We have seen the same song sung over and over again by the Doctors of Doom; the markets are going to crash, the world is going to come to an … Read more

Dirty House of Saud, Cry baby Bibi, Insane Fed

After Oil House of Saud’s Chief export is Terror   “Everybody’s worried about stopping terrorism. Well, there’s a really easy way: stop participating in it.” So advised world-renowned public intellectual Noam Chomsky, one of the most cited thinkers in human history.  The counsel may sound simple and intuitive — that’s because it is. But when … Read more

Denmark Anti-immigrant Ads and U.S. helpless against Russian hardware

  Denmark places anti-migrant adverts in Lebanon newspapers warning that benefits will be cut by 50% and asylum Denmark has placed adverts in several Lebanese newspapers warning would-be migrants about new and tighter restrictions on those seeking asylum in the country. The adverts appeared in at least three Arabic-language newspapers and one English-language daily in … Read more

Record corporate debt and China catches America off guard

Record $253bn in long-dated debt issued this year International companies and governments worldwide are issuing record sums of long-dated debt as investors bet on decades of low growth and inflation. Exceptionally cheap interest rates on international capital markets as well as plentiful demand for investment assets have encouraged sovereign and corporate borrowers to issue an … Read more