The 10th Man, February 2015

I Heart Capitalism

February 26, 2015

Let me begin by saying that if you aren’t on Twitter, you’re making a huge mistake. I was encouraged to get on Twitter years ago by a tech-savvy friend. There is a learning curve. It’s not the easiest thing to get the hang of. Used correctly, it can make you smarter. If you could take a smart pill to make you smarter, you would take it, right? Get on Twitter.

The Morris Massey Market

February 19, 2015

I first started working in the financial markets—as a clerk on an options exchange—in November of 1999.

You Can’t Stop Progress, Supposedly

February 12, 2015

I am a sometimes gold bug and hard-money advocate, and a hard-core fiscal conservative. I have a pretty bearish outlook on the markets, I am generally skeptical of company management and especially journalists, and I think most investors, even the professional ones, are clueless.

Mean Reversion Monkeys

February 5, 2015

The buzz has been building on this trade for weeks. Clients, friends, people on Twitter, everyone I know has been waiting for a chance to pick the bottom in oil.