Market Analysis

These are the times where the smart money makes their money! Here’s our take on the markets and what could happen Monday: As we’re sure you all already know S&P downgraded the US to AA+ from AAA. And of course the repercussions are being heard all… Read More

These are the times where the smart money makes their money! Here’s our take on the markets and what could happen Monday: As we’re sure you all already know S&P downgraded the US to AA+ from AAA. And of course the repercussions are being heard all… Read More

This week’s chart shows how Warren Buffett is falling even farther behind gold.   Back in April, we noted that despite gold’s “real money” attributes… its vital role as “crisis insurance”… and its giant uptrend, the metal still has detractors. One of the highest profile detractors is superinvestor… Read More

The red flag of Brazilian stocks continues to fly over the commodity sector.   Several months ago, we noted the budding weakness in Brazilian stocks as a reason to stay cautious toward commodity investments. Brazil is one of the ultimate… Read More

The red flag of Brazilian stocks continues to fly over the commodity sector.   Several months ago, we noted the budding weakness in Brazilian stocks as a reason to stay cautious toward commodity investments. Brazil is one of the ultimate… Read More

As we await the Friday Non-Farm Payroll “Jobs” Report, let’s take a quick check-up of the main reference levels to watch in the cross-market landscape at the moment. Let’s draw our attention to the S&P 500 and then see how the intermarket environment rests currently:… Read More

Investing in stocks in 2011? Sadly, that’s not where the action has been. For the most part, the biggest gains for the year have been reaped in precious metals, energy and agriculture. Plain old equities are on track for forgettable year after posting stunning gains in the prior two years. Read More