The Long and Short of It, And the Big Winners are…

The Long and Short of It, And the Big Winners are…

#long #short #stocks #risk #buyers #sellers Long investing is straightforward, you buy a stock at $X/share, and aim to profit because its price rises to more than $X/share by the time you sell it. “Buy Low/Sell High” is Wall Street’s lullaby. And that is what most people understand what investing in the stock market is. […]

The Maximum Fear has Passed, Money Managers Looking for Risk-on Exposure

The Maximum Fear has Passed, Money Managers Looking for Risk-on Exposure

Shayne and I expect to see an increase in risk-on exposures as money managers are now positioning for a slowing rate of coronavirus contagion growth. Despite the buying by some aggressively Bullish hedge funds, macro hedge funds, which place bets on macroeconomic trends using index, currency and interest rate strategies, are still sellers. So, now […]

Most Investors Are Optimists, They Never Short Stocks

Most Investors Are Optimists, They Never Short Stocks

Most Investors Are Optimists, They Never Short Stocks $TSLA, $AMZN, $FB Stocks go up, they go down, and up again… Most retail/civilian participants focus only on stocks that go up. That makes sense to many people as markets do tend to rise over time, but nothing happens in a straight line. If only buying for […]