with Jeff Bishop
with Jeff Bishop

How the Fed Props Up Stock Prices

  You probably heard the saying ‘Don’t Fight the Fed.’ But have you ever wondered how exactly they force stock prices higher? It’s not like they go out and just buy equities outright… ...even though some conspiracy theories would lead you to believe this. If...

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Why gold will shine next quarter

Grab for gold These past few weeks I’ve written extensively about the strength of gold. We’ve seen the precious metal go from $1200 an ounce to surpass $1800 an ounce in just a few short years.     So what makes me a believer in this rally? Traditionally,...

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Can seasonal statistics make us better traders?

We’re told to ‘sell in May and go away’... However, if you followed that advice, you would have missed out on the greatest bull months the market has ever seen.  But forget about last May, just look at the stats... This table shows the win-rate and average gain or...

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Elon Musk and Warren Buffet walk into a bank…

Warren turns to Elon and says, “I own this place. Bought it back in 2008. Made me a lot of money.” Elon looks at Warren. “That’s neat. But you know what the difference is between you and me?” “What’s that,” says Warren. “About $1.3B.” According to the Bloomberg...

This is how I made $150,000 in Tesla

I’ve got a great lesson for you. Last week I managed to pull in $150,000 in profits trading Tesla intraday.   Total Alpha members got to watch me trade this in real-time! *Please see disclaimer below   It ranks as one of my top trades of all-time.  That...

How the Fed Props Up Stock Prices

  You probably heard the saying ‘Don’t Fight the Fed.’ But have you ever wondered how exactly they force stock prices higher? It’s not like they go out and just buy equities outright… ...even though some conspiracy theories would lead you to believe this. If...

Stocks Are Breaking Out Again, Is It Time To Fade The Rally?

The Nasdaq is at all-time highs…  The S&P 500 and Dow aren’t too far behind. Is the start of another leg higher for stocks… Or a prime opportunity to start shorting? I’ve put together 7 charts which help build my case.  Which direction am I leaning on?  ...

Analysts estimate 43% decline in earnings for the S&P 500

Most of us realize that the stock market no longer reflects reality...or at least traditional measures of value. Obviously, with quarterly profit expectations nearly half of the prior year, an 11% unemployment rate, and rising Coronavirus cases— means we should...