Stock Exchange: How Soon Will Tax Cuts Be Forgotten?

The Stock Exchange is all about trading. Each week we do the following: Discuss an important issue for traders; highlight several technical trading methods, including current ideas; feature advice from top traders and writers; and, provide a few (minority) reactions from fundamental analysts. We also have some fun. We welcome comments, links, and ideas to […]

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Spinning the Employment Numbers

Investors need an inoculation against the “spinning virus,” especially when it comes to employment data. The sources and reports are so complicated that it is easy to find something to prove your point – whatever that might be! The table can help you avoid some of the most significant errors. Many people confuse, for example, […]

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What Investors Can Learn from Quarterbacks

The quarterback drops back. A player goes in motion. In one case, the defense shows no change. In another a defensive player shadows the move from the motion. Is this meaningful? What should the QB do? Suppose the linebackers edge up? Does that make a difference? Background Investors, advisors and the financial blogosphere should be […]

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