Wall Street Breakfast: Greek Tensions In Focus

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Gasoline Prices: Down a Dollar from last year on Memorial Day

According to Gasbuddy.com (see graph at bottom), gasoline prices are down to a national average of $ 2.75 per gallon. One year ago for the week of Memorial Day, prices were at $ 3.75 per gallon, and for the same week two years ago prices were $ 3.70 per gallon.Ten years ago, price were at $… Read More

Three Steps In Overcoming Trading Fears

Many situations can be interpreted as threats.  That leads to an anxiety response and an activation of the body's fight-or-flight stress response.  Once we perceive something as a threat, we can either run from it or we can face it.  Facing a fear does not necessarily mean fighting or fleeing.  Sometimes facing a fear means… Read More

Hotels: RevPAR up almost 50% since 2009

Revenue per available room (RevPAR) is now at $ 85.50. In May 2009, RevPAR had fallen to $ 58.39. So, RevPAR is up 46.9% over the last 6 years - and the occupancy rate will probably be at a new record high this year.  A great year for hotels!From HotelNewsNow.com: STR: US hotel results for… Read More

Market Lessons From The Rodeo

Now that's some good cowboy wisdom.  No cowboy ever said, "Ride the horse that fits your personality."  Hell, no.  If you want to win at the rodeo and rope that steer, you ride your best horse.But every rodeo needs its clowns to distract the bulls; it's only markets that have the clowns that distract the… Read More

How To Improve Your Trading Business

Think of your trading as a business.Think of yourself as a business leader.It's time to analyze your trading business.Break down your business into the strategies you trade:  the patterns, setups, themes, asset classes, types of trades, and/or relationships.Break down your profit/loss by strategy.  How much have you made on each strategy?  What is the variability… Read More

Rand Paul: Unleashing the American Dream

Those living in or near Chicago have the opportunity to hear Senator Rand Paul in a discussion about how to transform Chicago, the state of Illinois and the U.S. with liberty-based public policy solutions.Date:  Wednesday, May 27, 2015 from 12:30 PM to 2:00 PM (CDT)Location: The 1871 Center at the Merchandise Mart, 222 West Merchandise… Read More

Late Friday Night Charts…Gold: Truth is Stranger than Fiction

Below is a combo chart that has gold on top and silver on the bottom. This chart goes back to the bull market top for both gold and silver and the bear market that ensued. Silver topped out in April of 2013 with gold topping out in September ... Recent Commentaries | Safehaven.com… Read More

Project Bookend: BoE Emails Guardian Top Secret Documents on Brexit, Including PR Notes on How to Deny the Project

Incompetence at Its FinestHere's a major laugh for a long holiday weekend in the US: Secret Bank of England taskforce investigates financial fallout of BrexitBank of England officials are secretly researching the financial shocks that could hit Britain if there is a vote to leave the European Union in the forthcoming referendum.The Bank blew its… Read More