Category Tuesday

10-OCTOBER 19-2021

Good morning. Bull markets end on euphoria, but not until they’ve gone on far longer than many expect.  That seems to be the case in the commodity markets right now.  While traders are still considering that the price of a…

10-OCTOBER 12-2021

Good morning. One sign of an overvalued market occurs when company CEOs step down from their role, often after many years.  It’s tough to bow out at the top, and those who can will try to do so, rather than…

10-OCTOBER 05-2021

Good morning. It’s amazing to think that at one point last year, oil traded at negative prices as traders sought to get out of the way amid collapsing demand and ample supply.  What a difference a year makes.  Crude oil…

09-SEPTEMBER 28-2021

Good morning. There’s a great investment saying when buying a great company at a great price: Load the boat.  Sadly, in the global shipping market, the opposite is true right now.  A record number of ships are outside of ports,…

09-SEPTEMBER 21-2021

Good morning. Most investors have been bracing for a market pullback for some time, and it’s something we’ve been warning about even before Evergrande started its collapse.  Typically, seasonal drops this time of year lead to a pullback of 5-10…

09-SEPTEMBER 14-2021

Good morning. With Labor Day weekend over, oil prices should be trending down.  The summer driving season in North America is over, and it’s largely an American phenomenon.  However, expectations for a potentially colder-than-average winter are keeping a bid under…

09-SEPTEMBER 07-2021

Good morning. The band Abba is releasing a new album in November, their first since 1981.  The European band was last in its peak in the 1970s, but the musical Mama Mia has kept them in the cultural spotlight.  That’s…