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Posts By: Brian Kelly

BK: Yuan-na Bet?

By - - Market Sentiment on May 9, 2017 10:40 AM 0 Follow-Ups
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Last night on the big show called Fast Money – Jeff Gundlach announced his best idea for 2017. He recommended a pairs trade, long the emerging markets via EEM and short the S&P 500 (SPY).  The short side of this trade was more about a hedge than an directional call on the US stock market.  […]

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BK: Yuan Jueding

By - - Market Sentiment on May 4, 2017 9:10 AM 0 Follow-Ups
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As euphoria and complacency spreads across invest-landia there is one corner of the world that may not be doing so well.  China has been making concerted effort to reign in its self-inflicted credit bubble.  In the last few trading sessions we have seen the economic slowdown in China manifest itself in weaker commodity prices and […]

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BK: Bitcoin Hits All Time High on ETF Speculation

By - - BK's 2 Bits on February 24, 2017 2:54 PM 0 Follow-Ups
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In the last 24 hours, bitcoin has hit an new all time high on speculation that the Winkelvoss Bitcoin ETF (COIN) will be approved by the SEC. The new high above $1220 surpasses the 2013 high when an algo associated with the now defunct Mt Gox exchange went haywire. Over the last 4 years, bitcoin […]

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