The willing suspension of disbelief

The willing suspension of disbelief

Several decades ago (far too many) I was a new MBA graduate and had entered the management trainee program at what is now one of the world’s largest fully integrated communications firms. The program was comprehensive and included gaining exposure to several...

Quantified Funds 6/29/20

U.S. equity markets posted losses in all three indexes last week. The NASDAQ Composite lost 1.90%, the S&P 500 lost 2.86%, and the Dow Jones Industrial Average lost 3.31%. All 11 sectors were down last week; Energy, which posted the largest loss, was down 6.44%....

Analysts forecast new highs for gold

Gold prices reached a seven-year high last week, passing the previous high set back in mid-April. That high was followed by a trading-range consolidation pattern that lasted until last week (see the following chart). Gold prices now appear to be preparing to break out...