Trading, Fast and Slow

In Daniel Kahneman’s excellent book, Thinking, Fast and Slow, he investigates two systems of thought. The first is quick and automatic. The second, more focused on complex issues. Both employ heuristics, but in different ways. Both involve non-rational thinking. While I am borrowing the title and the general approach, it is not a perfect analogy. […]

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Weighing the Week Ahead: Is Strong Earnings Growth Already Reflected in Stock Prices?

The economic calendar is normal, with an emphasis on housing. Earnings season begins in earnest, with widespread, high expectations. Especially after Friday’s selloff, many will be wondering: Do stock prices already reflect strong earnings growth? Last Week Recap In my last edition of WTWA I asked whether the Trump Trade had reached a tipping point. […]

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