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Unlike Jack Nicholson’s character in A Few Good Men, we trust that you can handle the truth. No matter your age, securing a comfortable retirement is a huge concern. Folks want the whole truth about their financial outlook, but straight answers are hard to come by...

In our opinion, speculative short positions are favored (with stop-loss at 1,975 and profit target at 1,875, S&P 500 index). Our intraday outlook is now bearish, and our short-term outlook is bearish.

On October 13 we referred to the chart below as the most important chart on Wall Street. The gains in stocks over the past four sessions have allowed the broad NYSE Composite Index to push back above the important 10,301 level.

A swan dive in commodity prices followed by the latest stock market correction has investors talking about the “D word” once again. References to deflation abound in the news while economists seriously discuss the possibility of a global economic recession. What,...

An interesting article on MarketWatch today caught my attention. The subhead is the money quote, “Back in April every economist in a survey thought yields would rise. Guess what they did next.”

The expectation gap crashed close last week - with all the subtlety of an elephant standing and leaving the room. All it took was a four week tour on the weak side of positioning, to panic participants out of their misplaced policy expectations of impending rate...

As I wrote yesterday, markets have become schizophrenic and volatility has exploded. It is obvious the uncertainty regarding "QE" (monetization) is at the heart of this renewed volatility. I do want to mention and remind you of past crashes and vicious bear...

There is an unspoken difference between debt that is designed to be paid back and debt (disguised as perpetual flow) to finance pre-existing streams of debt service. The second type of debt is a Ponzi large enough to make Bernie Madoff blush. And crash the system....

As territory in the Middle East falls under control of the brutal fanatics of ISIL, many Americans may be wondering how this could happen in the backyard of major U.S. allies. In particular, frustration with Turkey's reluctance to move against ISIL, even as it...

It wasn’t too long ago that the stock market was busy celebrating a “great” September jobs report. There were 248k net new jobs created and the unemployment rate dropped to 5.9 percent. Janet Yellen, Ben Bernanke and the rest of Washington D.C.’s central planners...

In our opinion, no speculative positions are justified at this moment. Our intraday outlook is neutral, and our short-term outlook is neutral.

In their 2013 publication Pension Law, authors Ari Kaplan and Mitch Frazer write: Essentially, because the establishment of a pension plan is voluntary in Canada, it is deemed to be a contract between an employer and his/her employees. The Supreme Court of Canada...

Current investing model favors equities but only the growth sector remains on major buy signal. Investors should stay with growth sector but out of energy sector.

Silver is on major sell signal since 2011. Short term is on sell signal. COT data suggests more selling is likely before a tradable bottom is in place.

After reading somewhere that bullion silver might become unavailable in a future shortage, someone asked why worry about bullion silver since there is plenty of more refined coins and bars and other silver items that could be melted for use in industry.

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