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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

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

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

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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