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  • Alibaba Opens!
    , September 19th, 2014 at 1:08 pm

    Shares of Alibaba ($BABA) were priced at $68. The first trade came at $92.70. It ran up to $99.70 and is currently around $91. Alibaba […]

  • CWS Market Review – September 19, 2014
    , September 19th, 2014 at 7:04 am

    “The market is fond of making mountains out of molehills and exaggerating ordinary vicissitudes into major setbacks.” – Benjamin Graham Is it ever! We all […]

  • Morning News: September 19, 2014
    , September 19th, 2014 at 6:41 am

    Relief for Europe as Scotland Stays Put Pound Trading Sees Scotland Vote Giving Way to Economy Japan Finance Minister Aso: No Talk on Forex with […]

  • The Golden Bear
    , September 18th, 2014 at 11:38 am

    Gold is not in its happy place. The yellow continues its downward plunge. Yesterday, gold closed at its lowest level since the first few days […]

  • Initial Claims Reports Plunges
    , September 18th, 2014 at 11:00 am

    The stock market is doing very well one day after the Fed meeting. The S&P 500 hit a new all-time intra-day high and it’s on […]

  • Morning News: September 18, 2014
    , September 18th, 2014 at 6:50 am

    World Stocks Higher as Scotland Votes IMF Warns of Risks From ‘Excessive’ Financial Market Bets A Bad Start For The ECB’s New Easing Operations Leaves […]

  • “Wild in the Streets”
    , September 17th, 2014 at 9:26 pm

    The voting age in tomorrow’s referendum in Scotland is just 16. Personally, I think the voting age should be constantly readjusted to one day younger […]

  • The 10-Year Yield Today
    , September 17th, 2014 at 3:03 pm

    If you squint your eyes tight and look really hard, you might be able to make out when the FOMC statement came out. Btw, I’m […]

  • The Feds New Dots
    , September 17th, 2014 at 2:55 pm

    Here’s a look at the Fed’s latest projections for interest rates. These are referred to as the dots since we get to see where all […]

  • The Fed Tapers Again
    , September 17th, 2014 at 2:16 pm

    The FOMC just released their latest policy statement. Actually, two statements. One is the regular policy statement; the other was a “statement on policy normalization […]