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  • This Is Why Ballmer Just Paid $2 Billion For The Clippers
    Posted by on May 30th, 2014 at 12:47 pm

    Share on StockTwits Steve Ballmer, former CEO of Microsoft ($MSFT), just reportedly paid $2 Billion to buy the Los Angeles Clipper of the National Basketball […]

  • Is Gold Volatility About To Ramp Up?
    Posted by on May 26th, 2014 at 10:31 pm

    Share on StockTwits Gold has had a pretty quiet year so far, despite being up 7% year-to-date (though this came after a ~28% beating in […]

  • Is Oil About To Breakout To Higher Prices?
    Posted by on May 21st, 2014 at 11:29 pm

    hile inflation still stays fairly muted, oil prices have remained stubbornly high, and this is despite the “Shale Revolution”. But are prices about to go even higher?

  • Is The Bond Rally Really That Surprising?
    Posted by on May 20th, 2014 at 4:30 am

    Share on StockTwits Bonds have been in rally mode this year. Year-to-date, the 30-year Treasury Bond is up 6.7% while the 10-year Note is up […]

  • Has Amazon Topped or Is This Another Buying Opportunity?
    Posted by on May 16th, 2014 at 9:08 am

    Has Amazon Topped or Is This Another Buying Opportunity?

  • Can It Get Better Than This?
    Posted by on May 15th, 2014 at 8:18 am

    Share on StockTwits The Stock Market just hit a new high a couple of days ago. While the S&P 500 is up about 2% year-to-date, […]

  • The Equity Widowmaker Continues
    Posted by on May 6th, 2014 at 1:12 am

    Share on StockTwits At the beginning of the year, I was asked to give a prediction to the Stocktwits Blog. Here’s what it was.   […]

  • What’s Going On In Markets?
    Posted by on April 9th, 2014 at 12:06 am

    Share on StockTwits It’s been a while since I posted something here, so I thought I’d do an update on a few markets. I’ll be […]

  • No, Government Spending Is Not Exploding
    Posted by on March 9th, 2014 at 7:56 pm

    There’s this common knowledge of acceptance that government spending is out of control. That the government is spending increasingly more and more money every year. This is quite wrong actually.