Monthly Archives: May 2014

FOREX is not as trendy as some think

Prices can be driven by either contrarian or momentum considerations. At any given time scale, traders are either expecting a reversion to the mean or the continuation of a trend. Bargain hunting, value investing, and profit taking are all examples … Continue reading

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Yay for India! Turkey’s Erdogan not so much…

Hello! It’s rant time! My carry trade account holds positions in Indian Rupees, Turkish Lira, and South African Rand at the moment, so I tend to keep an eye out for developments in those countries. Over the past week we’ve … Continue reading

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Adam Smith and The Motley Fool

Hello again! I haven’t been posting as much as I’d like lately mainly because I’ve been doing a lot of research on the universe of stocks in the energy sector. Why, you ask? Because (I answer) I’m going to try … Continue reading

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