Correlation does not imply causation

Correlation does not imply causation

A quantitative money-management firm is all about indicators—indicators for the stock, bond, and gold markets, usually. These indicators are tactical in nature—that is, they tell you when to be invested in the asset and when not to be. For some reason, February has...

What’s Happening 2/4/19

Plan ahead—Flexible Plan hours on February 5 Tuesday, February 5, our home office will be closing at 1 p.m. (EST) so that the staff can participate in an off-site team-building event. All trading signals generated on Tuesday will be executed, but we will have limited...

Should investors be gold “believers”?

Gold ended the week up $14.50, closing at $1,317.10. It remains in a medium-term uptrend, as the precious metal has gained nearly 14% since hitting more than 1-1/2-year lows back in August. The underlying uncertainty of the tumultuous stock markets during this period...

The Quantified Funds 2/4/19

U.S. equity markets posted gains last week. The NASDAQ Composite gained 1.38%, the Dow Jones Industrial Average gained 1.32%, and the S&P 500 gained 1.57%. Out of the 11 S&P industrial sectors, only Consumer Discretionary was down last week, losing 0.11%. The...