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Sitting Here in Limbo…..(Perfect Storm cont.)

September 14, 2011

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…..Waiting for the tide turn. Yeah, now, sitting here in Limbo, So many things I’ve got to learn. Meanwhile, they’re putting up a resistance, But I know that my faith will lead me on. Sitting here in Limbo Waiting for the dice to roll. Yeah, now, sitting here in Limbo, Still got some time to […]

Heaven has no rage like love to hatred turned…..

September 13, 2011

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…….Nor hell a fury like a woman scorned. (A first hand account of the labor market). This oft misquoted, insightful snippet was correct until very recently, when I was offered a position with a new, small private equity firm based in Chicago…..a position I accepted and at the same time TURNED DOWN another job opportunity…..only […]

Uh oh Chicken Little…..(trade ideas)

August 1, 2011

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Congressional Budget Office, ISM (manufacturing) numbers, short term financing markets, European close……oh my! http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2011-08-01/u-s-ism-manufacturing-index-fell-to-50-9-in-july-from-55-3.html BE VERY CAREFUL! Aggressive, very short term types could play the S&Ps from the long side with a tight stop in an attempt to get a bump from the DC rumor mill. Get LONG 1275 on the Sept. S&P futures with […]

$_it’s getting real!

July 27, 2011

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While the Treasury (Bond) market is still telling us Congress is going to get a deal done on the debt ceiling (read: kick the can further down the road) the equities and other risk markets are moving lower this morning. Last week’s Crude idea is working well on the heels of the Weds. inventory data (http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2011-07-27/oil-falls-in-new-york-after-u-s-supplies-climb-durable-goods-orders-drop.html) . […]

New Crude reco:

July 21, 2011

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The prospects of a new Euro bailout, which on first glance reeks of a unique brand of off balance sheet monetization, has put pressure on the US $ and in a lockstep, Euro driven market, most all risk assets are moving higher. The S&Ps are pushing 1340 (Sept futures), which has provided some resistance in the past […]